The unending punchline that is The Lonely Island has maintained a steady stream of the new music to promote their latest rap comedy album, The Wack Album. This time we… Read more articles like "The Lonely Island + Solange – Semicolon" on PMA - Pretty Much Amazing.
by Bill Pearis As mentioned, Seattle's Orca Team sadly split last year with frontman Leif Anders, who went on to form the calypso-vibed Week of Wonders. You can stream their Failures EP below. With a debut 7" on the way...
Back in February, 285 Kent hosted the Indie Pop Prom, which included sets from The Pains of Being Pure at Heart, Swearin', Waxahatchee, Potty Mouth, and Weed Hounds (their first show in 2 years). Well, Potty Mouth and Weed...
People always talk about singer-songwriters like it’s some kinda “tough job.” Pssshhht! Nonsense, I tell you! From what I can tell, all you gotta do is sing some shit into a tape-recorder, and then hand it over to your “producer” orShow More Summary
Ariel Pink’s Haunted Graffiti are on tour right now in support of their very solid 2012 album, Mature Themes, and we’ve got a pair of tickets to give away for… Read more articles like "Win Tickets to Ariel Pink in NYC" on PMA - Pretty Much Amazing.
I’m not sure why I’ve never paid much attention to music videos, but this DSTVV video for “Crusher,” the first single from their upcoming EP, is a sure good reason to start. Eight seconds in, some dude in a huge Minotaur mask is taking...Show More Summary
The So So Glos, whose album Blowout came out not too long ago, are playing a free show at Studio @ Webster Hall tonight (5/22) which will be streamed live on MTV Hive. You can get free tickets through...
This is “Better Days,” the first single from Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros‘ new self-titled album, due out July 23rd. Frontman Alex Ebert describes the songs on the album… Read more articles like "Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros – “Better Days”" on PMA - Pretty Much Amazing.
With all the excitement surrounding Daft Punk's new album RAM which was just released yesterday there is bound to be a million remixes coming out this summer and beyond. One of OTR's favorite remixers Theater of Delays took a stab at one of my fave tracks from the album, the Panda Bear collab "Doin' it Right" and he did a phenomenal job. Show More Summary
Schoolboy Q at Best Buy Theater - 5/21/13 (via Kellen Dengler) Thanks to TDE's recent success, Q found himself as the most established performer at the Freshman show. With no one to accompany him on stage, he fared better in...
by Bill Pearis As we've mentioned a few times, Total Control are visiting from Australia, playing two shows in NYC this week: tonight (5/22) at Mercury Lounge with Pop. 1280, Night Sins, and Sleepies (tickets); and 285 Kent on Thursday...
Remember earlier this month when we told you that Beck would be spending his summer playing a series of shows to preview tracks from an as-yet-untitled upcoming acoustic record? Well, we’ve got one more date, courtesy of Stereogum, to insert into the mix. Show More Summary
The xx just hit Berlin on the Night + Day festival tour they curated, and for this particular lucky audience they were joined by Jessie Ware for an excellent cover… Read more articles like "The xx + Jessie Ware – “Lady / Music Sounds Better With You”" on PMA - Pretty Much Amazing.
It’s that time of year when indie bands and producers start doing everything in their power to craft the summer jam to end all summer jams. Today, we’ve got Classixx‘… Read more articles like "Classixx – “Valley Vacation”" on PMA - Pretty Much Amazing.
Here’s a very chilly, very minimalist new single from Cold Cave, “Black Boots,” in which Wes Eisold and company invite you to make any number of postpunk comparisons – a… Read more articles like "Cold Cave – “Black Boots”" on PMA - Pretty Much Amazing.
photos by Keith Marlowe, Harriet Roberts Night Birds @ Grand Victory last month Night Birds are readying the release of Born to Die in Suburbia, the band's new LP due on July 9 via Grave Mistake. The record, which was...
Unfortunately, this awesome new jam from Cass McCombs isn’t attached to an upcoming record – “Three Men Sitting on a Hollow Log” is Cass’s contribution to a split 7? with… Read more articles like "Cass McCombs – “Three Men Sitting on a Hollow Log”" on PMA - Pretty Much Amazing.
Though she just released her debut True Romance, Charli XCX somehow found time to repay Lindstrom for his remix of her track “You (Ha Ha Ha)” by teaming up with Brit… Read more articles like "Charli XCX covers Lindstrøm, Backstreet Boys" on PMA - Pretty Much Amazing.
Holy shit, y’all. Check out this smoking hot video from brand-new music group Boards of Canada. Their amateurish style of footage here really brings a grit to their calm embrace of electronic ambiance. Oh, wait, fuck. This has something to do with a special project, which was filmed by Tokyo’s very own video concrète voyeur Darren Willis. Show More Summary
Impersonator is a beautifully crafted album that teases at a big moment that never seems to come. Read more articles like "Review: Majical Cloudz – Impersonator" on PMA - Pretty Much Amazing.