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June 16, 2011

Industry Wrap: June 16, 2011

June 16, 2011, By

Pandora followed in the footsteps of other online start-ups when it went public this week, valuing its initial public offering, or I.P.O., at $16 …

WTF: Cee Lo And Mötley Crüe Are Good Buds

WTF: Cee Lo And Mötley Crüe Are Good Buds

June 16, 2011, By

Photographic evidence above via the Lady Killa himself. After his tense Coachella performance, it became clear that soul-pop star Cee Lo Green has an attitude. …

Overachiever Tom Russell Announces 26th Album

Overachiever Tom Russell Announces 26th Album

June 16, 2011, By

American singer-songwriter and composer Tom Russell has just announced the September 6 release of his 26th album, Mesabi. The album, which was co-produced by Russell and …

Gallops (Wrexham, UK)

On The Verge: Gallops (Wrexham, UK)

June 16, 2011, By

You could try to describe instrumental U.K. outfit Gallops‘ sound, but the group’s Myspace bio probably says it best: “Gallops are where live …

Prince Rama Talks New Album On AnCo’s Label

Prince Rama Talks New Album On AnCo’s Label

June 16, 2011, By

Prince Rama, the sexy only-in-Brooklyn sister act constructed by Taraka and Nimei Larson, has announced its fifth studio album Trust Now will be released October 4 …

Watch Invisible Children’s Silver Series Of Music Videos

Watch Invisible Children’s Silver Series Of Music Videos

June 16, 2011, By

Today, Invisible Children is releasing the first round of music videos as part of its new Silver Series initiative on the organization’s music blog. …

VHS Or Beta Has “Found A Reason”

VHS Or Beta Has “Found A Reason”

June 16, 2011, By

Disco-inspired dance-rock band VHS Or Beta is releasing its fourth album, Diamonds And Death, on September 27 on Chromosome, and if lead single “I Found A …

Reunion Tour: D Generation

Reunion Tour: D Generation

June 16, 2011, By

New York based punk rockers—and former CMJ cover artist—D Generation will reunite this September to perform a select number of shows in the …

Coathangers – Larceny And Old Lace

Coathangers – Larceny And Old Lace

June 16, 2011, By

The new album by Atlanta-based punk quartet the Coathangers vibrates with charismatic energy and attitude-driven lyrics. The band has blossomed since its pawnshop days, when …

Junior Boys @ Webster Hall: June 14, 2011

Junior Boys @ Webster Hall: June 14, 2011

June 15, 2011, By

Two years ago, Junior Boys disappointed fans and ignited the blogosphere by canceling its set at New York’s Webster Hall mid-show due to technical …

Man Confesses To 1994 Shooting Of Tupac Shakur

Man Confesses To 1994 Shooting Of Tupac Shakur

June 15, 2011, By

UPDATED: Since publishing this story, Allhiphop.com has changed the wording of its report, softening the original text that initially stated that Isaac admitted to “…

Shonen Knife Announces Ramones Tribute Album

Shonen Knife Announces Ramones Tribute Album

June 15, 2011, By

Osaka J-pop mainstay Shonen Knife turns 30 this year, and the all-female trio has decided to celebrate that milestone by recording a tribute album to one …

Decemberists, Best Coast @ Prospect Park Bandshell: June 14

Decemberists, Best Coast @ Prospect Park Bandshell: June 14

June 15, 2011, By

There are few live sets more instantly gratifying than Best Coast‘s short bursts of summer music. Perhaps due to the band’s smallish catalogue, …

FM Belfast On Reykjavík, Iceland

Scene Report: FM Belfast On Reykjavík, Iceland

June 15, 2011

In Scene Report, musicians from all over the globe fill us in on what’s going on sonically in their hometowns. This week FM Belfast …

Tim Kasher Announces Late Summer Headline Tour, EP

Tim Kasher Announces Late Summer Headline Tour, EP

June 15, 2011, By

With Cursive having been in somewhat of a lull since touring for 2009′s Mama, I’m Swollen, frontman Tim Kasher has taken time to put …

Icarus Line Gets Primal With ‘Wildlife’

Icarus Line Gets Primal With ‘Wildlife’

June 15, 2011, By

Los Angeles rock band the Icarus Line is releasing its newest album, Wildlife, on August 30 on Roar Scratch. The band, which formed in 1998, has had …