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Hold Steady Embarks On Short North American Tour

Hold Steady Embarks On Short North American Tour

May 25, 2011, By

The Hold Steady has more or less been on tour since the release of last year’s Heaven Is Whenever. That hasn’t stopped the …

Rock The Bells Announces 2011 Lineup

Rock The Bells Announces 2011 Lineup

May 25, 2011, By

Well, it looks like Rock The Bells has found its groove. Last year, the marquee hip-hop festival series shook things up when it featured artists …

Ettes On Nashville, TN

Scene Report: Ettes On Nashville, TN

May 25, 2011

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

Friendly Fires – Pala

Friendly Fires – Pala

May 24, 2011, By

Someone needs to tell Friendly Fires that summer starts in June. On their second album, Pala, the English dance punks bring out the carnival in …

Making Friendz Spews Forth “Situation” Video

Making Friendz Spews Forth “Situation” Video

May 24, 2011, By

Tami Hart, the artist behind Making Friendz and current bass player for MEN, debuted the video for “Situation” today to promote her upcoming album, Social …

Q&A: Stones Throw’s Peanut Butter Wolf

Q&A: Stones Throw’s Peanut Butter Wolf

May 24, 2011, By

In 1986, a young kid from San Jose, CA, named Chris Manak decided that he was going to run a record label when he grew up. …

Fela Kuti’s Movement Of The People Gets Partying

Fela Kuti’s Movement Of The People Gets Partying

May 24, 2011, By

The Movement Of The People, a political party started by Nigerian musician, human rights activist, and Afrobeat pioneer Fela Kuti, is celebrating the current wave …

Photos: Shark? @ Death By Audio: May 23, 2011

Photos: Shark? @ Death By Audio: May 23, 2011

May 24, 2011

New York’s Shark? played the Williamsburg DIY space Death By Audio last night against a backdrop of puppies and what looks like a wrinkly …

Radio Profile: Marissa Greenberg Of WKWZ (Syosset)

Radio Profile: Marissa Greenberg Of WKWZ (Syosset)

May 24, 2011

The C in CMJ is for “college,” but a small contingent of high school stations (a home for college radio staffers in training, perhaps?) is …

Rapture Delivers Long-Awaited Third Album

Rapture Delivers Long-Awaited Third Album

May 24, 2011, By

Unlike some other long-awaited raptures, New York dance-punk band the Rapture is ready to deliver. The group plans to release its third LP, In The …

Pepper Rabbit Announces New Album, Tour Dates

Pepper Rabbit Announces New Album, Tour Dates

May 24, 2011, By

L.A.-based but New Orleans-inspired band Pepper Rabbit released its debut LP, Beauregard, last fall, landing the group tour dates with Passion Pit, Freelance …

Darwin Deez – Darwin Deez

Darwin Deez – Darwin Deez

May 24, 2011, By

The first thing you’ll notice about Darwin Deez is the mop-topped dude wearing a circlet on its cover. That’s the fun-loving pop outfit’…

Photos: White Lies @ Terminal 5: May 19, 2011

Photos: White Lies @ Terminal 5: May 19, 2011

May 23, 2011

Twin Sister Signs To Domino, Works On Debut LP

Twin Sister Signs To Domino, Works On Debut LP

May 23, 2011, By

Long Island indie-pop quintet Twin Sister has signed to Domino in anticipation of its debut full-length, to be released later this year. Made up of …

Cee-Lo Green, Santigold Join Afro-Punk Festival

Cee-Lo Green, Santigold Join Afro-Punk Festival

May 23, 2011, By

The seventh annual Afro-Punk Festival, held on August 28 and 29 at Brooklyn’s Commodore Barry Park, has released its 2011 lineup. Popular acts like Cee Lo Green, …

Explosions In The Sky Announces Fall Tour

Explosions In The Sky Announces Fall Tour

May 23, 2011, By

Austin post-rock band Explosion In The Sky has announced a long line of U.S. tour dates for this fall. This comes on the heels …