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Micachu & The Shapes announce new album Good Bad Happy Sad

Singer and multi-instrumentalist Mica Levi wonderfully scored last year’s Under the Skin (our favorite film of 2014), and now she returns with Micachu & The Shapes for a new album, Good Bad Happy Sad. Check out the first single,“Oh Baby,”...Show More Summary

Godspeed You! Black Emperor announce tour, including T5

photo: Godspeed in Austin in 2012 (more) Post-rock giants Godspeed You! Black Emperor have been on a creative hot streak since reuniting, most recently putting out this year's very good Asunder, Sweet and Other Distress. The band now announced a...

Todd P cancels his lineup of Summerscreen bands due to 'Vitamin Water Stage' branding

Summerscreen starts in McCarren Park on Wednesday (7/8) and the 2015 series, like in years past, was to have live music before the movies booked by Todd P. But Todd P's lineup of bands is now not going to...

Meet Goldberg, Light in the Attic’s latest unjustly forgotten gem

Attention, pop archaeologists! If you’ve been dreaming about unearthing another unjustly forgotten folk artist (which of course you have been, because OF COURSE), then today is your lucky day! For the venerable Light in the Attic isShow More Summary

watch Elephant Micah's video for Bonnie 'Prince' Billy collab "Demise of the Bible Birds," see him live (dates)

Lo-fi folk lifer Elephant Micah (aka Joseph O'Connell) released his newest album Where In Our Woods earlier this year on Western Vinyl, and today we're premiering the video for an alternate version of its song "Demise of the Bible.....

man critically injured at last Dead show

photo Soldier Field during the first "Fare Thee Well" show (more by Jay Blakesberg) The Grateful Dead "Fare Thee Well" shows in Chicago over Independence Day Weekend went pretty smoothly...except for one man who was critically injured after falling 20-25...

Cerberus: Good Cop - Good Cop

By Jspicer on Jul 07 2015 Vienna played patron to the birth of classical music. Good Cop is not classical, but certainly classic. Blending punk in its many iterations from across multiple generations, the group from Vienna play with expectations similarly to their compatriots from hundreds of years ago. Show More Summary

? Listen: Ann Dunham - “not-as-handsome gorilla”

In a pee-wee–sized clay jungle, miniature fractions of baboons break taboos. Do-good-all observes the demolition of a coconut on Highway Miami. Little flusters of fowl accelerate atop the Baxter choir. Roto toms roll over ‘em too. A vigil is held while bordering Brazil, if Brazil was Fantasy Island. • Ann Dunham: https://soundcloud.com/anndunham

Caribou Shares New Daphni Track "Vikram"

Caribou's Dan Snaith has shared another new track as Daphni. "Vikram" follows "Usha", his edit of Indian artist Usha Uthup's "Main Gul Badan" and Alex Israel's "Colugo". Listen to it above, and grab it as a free download over at his Soundcloud. Read our "5-10-15-20" interview with Snaith. Watch Caribou's set at Pitchfork Music Festival Paris 2014:

Defeater announce new album 'Abandoned,' share first single

by Andrew Sacher Boston hardcore band Defeater signed to Epitaph earlier this year, and today they finally announced their new album for the label. LP #4 is titled Abandoned and will be out on August 28 via their new label...

New Order Enlist Iggy Pop, the Killers' Brandon Flowers, La Roux for New Album

Photo by Nick Wilson New Order have announced a few guests for Music Complete, the follow-up to 2013's Lost Sirens and their first album without Peter Hook. La Roux's Elly Jackson, the Killers' Brandon Flowers, and Iggy Pop all appear on the record. Show More Summary

Dave Grohl Covers Neil Young's "Cinnamon Girl" With Pearl Jam, Blind Melon Members at Motorcycle Rally

Broken leg, shrmoken leg: Earlier in the day on July 4, before Dave Grohl took the stage atop an elaborate light-up throne at Foo Fighters' 20th anniversary Fourth of July blowout  at RFK Stadium, Grohl  stopped by a motorcycle rally...Show More Summary

Micachu and the Shapes announce new LP, share "Oh Baby," playing NYC, Philadelphia & Montreal in September

by Bill Pearis Micachu and the Shapes will release their new album Good Sad Happy Bad on September 11 via Rough Trade. The record was born out of an unrehearsed jam session that was secretly taped by drummer Marc Pell...

Government Issue, The Beltones, Andrew WK, Mean Jeans & more added to The Fest (updated lineup)

Gainesville punk bonanza The Fest has added more bands to its 2015 lineup. There's reunited hardcore legends Government Issue (who also play NYC this month), party animal Andrew WK, Ramonesy punks Mean Jeans, one of Mikey Erg's many bands...

Godspeed You! Black Emperor Announce Tour

Photo by Eva Vermandel Godspeed You! Black Emperor have announced a tour in support of this year's Asunder, Sweet and Other Distress. It begins in September, and continues through October before concluding at Pitchfork Festival Paris. Show More Summary

Grouper's other band Helen announce debut LP, share a song

by Andrew Sacher Grouper's Liz Harris also has a band called Helen with Eternal Tapestry's Jed Bideman, and Scott Simmons. They're releasing their debut album, The Original Faces, on September 4 via Kranky, and first single "Motorcycle" is out now....

The Teen Age share "Low Cunning" video, touring & releasing split cassette with Lazyeyes (dates, streams)

by Bill Pearis Brooklyn bands The Teen Age and Lazyeyes are going out on tour together this month and for the occasion Old Flame Records is putting out a split cassette with new tracks by each band. The Teen Age...

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