"The first thing will be to put on a cocktail dress and jump into Loch Ness to spiritually cleanse myself."
"Some of the best musicians are really great listeners."
Nicole Holoboff, Radio Relations Manager
Not quite friends, not quite strangers
A simple sample of hip hop acts playing CMJ 2015
Eric Davidson, Managing Editor
Lisa Hresko, Editor-In-Chief
"CMJ is a bellwether festival for NYC, and it's great to be involved this year. "
From chastity to everyday crimes
Industry tastemakers and artists tell us their faves of 2014
Mac, Mods and Killer Mike
A 4+ hour playlist for your nostalgic pleasure
First event planned for Portland on November 7, 2015 at Holocene
"If you’re looking for a healthy dose of reality, it’s a good place to look."
"Philly doesn't mess around."
Absurdly named pubs and summer hangs
Old and new noise and the best burgers in Bangkok
Good hair, good tunes and a restaurant endorsement deal, hopefully
Foul friends, house parties and... Wawa
House music and crepes in the Motor City
Craft beers, gyros and converted warehouses
"It’s a great place to meet friends, or to drink alone and cry."
Congratulations to all involved!
Day Creeper, Kerouac and craft beer
Out October 6 on Ever/Never
CMJ's inaugural Technology Day features the newest breakthroughs within music and technology, including Microsoft, IBM Watson and more
Self-released on October 9
The first listen of Monogold's forthcoming full-length, out September 25
Applications now open!
...and entrée into a private Honduras show!
<cite>Shadow Girl</cite> is out now
Download the CMJ app for the full schedule!
Self-titled debut LP out now
Speakers in technology, music business, college radio and many more!
The album arrives September 22
Franz Ferdinand and Sparks team up for a supergroup worth that term
Maybe they were filming the new Mary Poppins?
Twenty years of the Get Up Kids!
Not just nostalgia
A beautiful disaster
"Side project" no more
San Francisco's indie show of the summer
"MSG is for hockey and Billy Joel. You guys belong in the theater."
...and David Byrne too
Bourbon, tears, rain or shine
Bad leg, Bad Brains, good show
"What can you really do with a beard?"
"We're a real band now...kind of."
There are big things in store for Kodaline. So big that they can't announce them yet.
Living the Woody Allen dream
We catch up with the duo at DC's Black Cat
Talking electronic music, drumming and nerdy stage set-ups
"Please, sign my buttcheeks!"
Battling demons with a pedal steel
'Soft Will' is out now
Walking a fine avant-garde line