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Ben Kono Announces Solo Album

Ben Kono Announces Solo Album

January 31, 2011, By

Jazzman Ben Kono, the prolific saxophone player and woodwinds master, will release his debut solo album, Crossing, on February 20 via Nineteen-Eight Records. The highly regarded …

Fitzgerald, Monk, Other Jazz Greats Reissued

Fitzgerald, Monk, Other Jazz Greats Reissued

January 31, 2011, By

Albums by Ella Fitzgerald, Thelonious Monk, and other jazz giants will be reissued March 15 through Concord Music Group’s Original Jazz Classics Remasters series. The …

Com Truise Wants You To Have This Free Track

Com Truise Wants You To Have This Free Track

January 31, 2011, By

Com Truise goes deep. From the sounds of his Cyanide Sisters EP reissued last week via Ghostly International, it seems that the Princetown, NJ producer (…

Iron And Wine @ Radio City: January 29, 2011

Iron And Wine @ Radio City: January 29, 2011

January 31, 2011, By

Sam Beam’s Iron And Wine project used to be pseudonymous—Beam was Iron and Wine; Iron and Wine was Beam. The name conjured up …

Prince Rama To Expand US Minds On Spring Tour

Prince Rama To Expand US Minds On Spring Tour

January 28, 2011, By

Prince Rama, a band to which the phrase “tribal-psychedelic” can truly be applied, has announced an upcoming US tour. The trio plays a brand of …

Fergus And Geronimo Charges Ahead

Fergus And Geronimo Charges Ahead

January 28, 2011, By

Texas band Fergus And Geronimo will embark on a North American tour this month, in support of its recently-released debut album, Unlearn (Hardly Art).The …

Raphael Saadiq Plots US Tour, New Matching Suits

Raphael Saadiq Plots US Tour, New Matching Suits

January 28, 2011, By

Raphael Saadiq, the throwback soul singer who makes a career continuing where Motown left off, has announced a US tour in support of his upcoming …

Konnichiwa! X Japan Takes On North America

Konnichiwa! X Japan Takes On North America

January 28, 2011, By

Japan’s all-time most successful rock act, X Japan, signed to EMI for an exclusive three year North American distribution deal. The first release is …

East Village Radio To Open Record Label

East Village Radio To Open Record Label

January 28, 2011, By

New York City’s East Village Radio, an acclaimed online purveyor of underground and independent music, is venturing into new territory with the addition of …

Wolves Like Us Signs To Prosthetic

Wolves Like Us Signs To Prosthetic

January 28, 2011, By

Norwegian-based hardcore band Wolves Like Us has just signed to heavy metal label Prosthetic Records. According to the label, the band is in the studio …

Thee Oh Sees Warms Up With Winter Tour

Thee Oh Sees Warms Up With Winter Tour

January 27, 2011, By

To warm up during the coldest winter months (for some cities, anyway) Thee Oh Sees will set sail on a tour across America. The San …

O’Death Ventures ‘Outside’ For New Album

O’Death Ventures ‘Outside’ For New Album

January 27, 2011, By

Folk-metal five-piece O’Death will release its third full-length album, Outside (Ernest Jenning), reuniting after a year-long hiatus, on April 19. To support the album, O’…

Theophilus London Embarks On ‘Lovers Holiday’

Theophilus London Embarks On ‘Lovers Holiday’

January 27, 2011, By

Backed by producers with track records (get it) of success, Brooklyn-based rapper Theophilus London will release his Lovers Holiday EP (Warner Bros.) on February 8. The …

James Pants Puts ‘Pants’ On; Free Track

James Pants Puts ‘Pants’ On; Free Track

January 27, 2011, By

Holey mother of trousers, Stones Throw’s resident when-loony-meets-genius James Pants has emerged out of the tranquil depths of Spokane, WA, with new music. To …

Video: Nightmares In No Age’s “Fever Dreaming”

Video: Nightmares In No Age’s “Fever Dreaming”

January 27, 2011, By

What happens when gravity changes planes and your warehouse apartment with all your furnishings starts spontaneously combusting? According to No Age, it’s just another …