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O’Death – Outside

O’Death – Outside

April 22, 2011, By

Brooklyn’s O’Death managed to gain some attention a few years ago thanks to its chaotic, stomping live shows that mixed the energy of …

The Lonely Island Goes Soft Rock With Michael Bolton

The Lonely Island Goes Soft Rock With Michael Bolton

April 21, 2011, By

The trio of Andy Samberg, Akiva Schaffer and Jorma Taccone, otherwise known as the Lonely Island, settles the age-old question of, “How can we be …

Black Rabbits Flips The ‘Hypno Switch’

Black Rabbits Flips The ‘Hypno Switch’

April 21, 2011, By

Four-piece indie rock outfit the Black Rabbits has signed with Rock Ridge to release its debut full-length album, Hypno Switch, on June 21. This album follows …

April 21, 2011

Industry Wrap: April 21, 2011

April 21, 2011, By

Google pulled the Grooveshark music app from the Android Market earlier this month at the request of the RIAA and accusations of copyright infringement. But …

SummerStage Releases 2011 Lineup

SummerStage Releases 2011 Lineup

April 21, 2011, By

The City Parks Foundation has announced the SummerStage lineup for the 2011 season covering all five of the city’s boroughs. More than 300 artists are set …

Remembering TV On The Radio’s Gerard Smith

Remembering TV On The Radio’s Gerard Smith

April 21, 2011, By

Gerard Smith, the keyboard and bass player for Brooklyn’s TV On The Radio, died yesterday morning at the age of 36 from lung cancer. The …

On The Verge: Dog Bite, Who Gives You A Song

On The Verge: Dog Bite, Who Gives You A Song

April 21, 2011, By

“Interesting? I’m not sure I’m a very interesting person,” Dog Bite, aka Phil Jones, offers modestly via email from his current base of …

Neon Indian Announces New Album, Tour Dates

Neon Indian Announces New Album, Tour Dates

April 21, 2011, By

Electro-pop outfit Neon Indian has released a teaser to its upcoming sophomore full-length album to be released in fall 2011. The new track, “Heart: Attack,” is …

!llmind – Beh!nd The Curta!n

!llmind – Beh!nd The Curta!n

April 21, 2011, By

Being one of the most prolific and in-demand producers currently active in today’s commercial hip-hop landscape (check his credits), it’s surprising that !llmind …

Battle Circus Premieres “Flying Machine” Video

Battle Circus Premieres “Flying Machine” Video

April 20, 2011, By

Battle Circus successfully puts energy back into some ancient black-and-white footage with the video for “Flying Machine,” the first song to be released off of …

Bon Iver Confirms Self-Titled Album

Bon Iver Confirms Self-Titled Album

April 20, 2011, By

Bon Iver, the musical project of Justin Vernon, has announced a June 21 release date for his sophomore LP, Bon Iver, on Jagjaguwar. The album will …

Q&A: Jesse F. Keeler Engages In ‘Mortal Kombat’

Q&A: Jesse F. Keeler Engages In ‘Mortal Kombat’

April 20, 2011, By

Jesse F. Keeler, of Death From Above 1979 and MSTRKRFT, is really into video games. Really, really into video games. So when the makers of the …

New Pornographers’ Kathryn Calder Announces First Solo Tour

New Pornographers’ Kathryn Calder Announces First Solo Tour

April 20, 2011, By

In support of her 2010 debut album, Are You My Mother?, Kathryn Calder is embarking on her first ever North American solo tour. Calder will kick …

Xray Eyeballs – Not Nothing

Xray Eyeballs – Not Nothing

April 20, 2011, By

Xray Eyeballs is yet another creative venture of O.J. San Felipe, a San Francisco native and also a member of the Golden Triangles. Stitching …

Joseph Arthur Readies New Album

Joseph Arthur Readies New Album

April 20, 2011, By

Singer-songwriter and lover of looping, Joseph Arthur has announced the release of Graduation Ceremony (Indica), Arthur’s first since 2006’s Nuclear Daydream. The album is …

Rubik On Helsinki, Finland

Scene Report: Rubik On Helsinki, Finland

April 19, 2011

In Scene Report, CMJ’s latest column, musicians from all over the globe fill us in on what’s going on sonically in their hometowns. …