“It was an expensive mistake,” sings Car Seat Headrest’s Will Toledo on “The Ballad Of The Costa Concordia,” the 12-minute opus that comes near the end of his 13th record under the Car Seat Headrest moniker. The same song has a verse...Show More Summary
Wearable tech like fitness bands and GPS trackers are all the rage, and our pets are starting to use them, too. These tools can help us monitor and track our companion animals. But these devices are also changing our pets’ capabilities and how we interact with them. We’ve entered the age of cyborg animals. More »
Earlier today, Real Estate announced that founding guitarist Matt Mondanile was leaving the band to focus on his Ducktails project, with fellow Ridgewood, NJ native Julian Lynch taking his place. And tonight, Real Estate brought their new lineup to Tel Aviv’s Barby Club to perform their first live show in nearly a full year, sounding […]
The recent re-reunion of Mudcrutch, the early-1970s Florida rock band that Tom Petty, guitarist Mike Campbell and keyboardist Benmont Tench played in before they moved to Los Angeles and created the Heartbreakers, has reconvened the original lineup, also including co-lead guitarist Tom Leadon and...
Album: Gas Food Lodging Year: 1985 Here’s the thing about the so-called “Paisley Underground,” the loose collective of bands that produced some of the greatest alt-rock of the 1980s: a lot of them ended up being proto-Americana bands. Show More Summary
The guitarist is leaving the band to focus on Ducktails.
Listen to this fascinating song by a band called The 99%.
Portland, Oregon-based Art & Design portal Lobby Art are continuing their gentle stretch into sound with Post Moves’ Mystery World Science Show. Out this Friday (May 27), the band’s follow up to last years Reset Father Time, lightlyShow More Summary
In the age of digital devices such as phones, laptops, and even fitness bands, we get that a - gasp! - watch isn't exactly on the top of your need-to-have list. But that doesn't mean a classic timepiece won't make the perfect accessory...Show More Summary
No doubt in an effort to defend its glowing image as a domain of free speech and forward-thinking creativity, Russian officials are calling for the censorship of ska-punk band Leningrad’s new video for their song, “To Drink In St. Pete.” The video features an office worker, a grocery store clerk, a traffic cop, a taxi driver and a tour guide who all […]
Taken from the band's upcoming third LP, Double Vanity.
Toronto synthpop trio Dragonette returns with a ska-influenced new single “Lonely Heart,” their first single since last year’s “Let The Night Fall.” Check out the track and the band’s summer tour dates below! June 18 — Ottawa, ON, Canada @ Glowfair Festival June 25 — Winnipeg, MB, Canada @ Aboriginal Day Live July 29 — […]
Unknown Mortal Orchestra are back with a new song, “First World Problem”, and it finds the band once again exploring the idea of love in a modern society. Specifically, Ruban Nielson says “‘First World Problem’ is about modern love in a crumbling empire. The feeling that you’re... Continue reading
Jeremy Bolm, frontman for post-hardcore insurgents Touché Amoré, has himself another band. It’s called Hesitation Wounds, and it also features members of the Hope Conspiracy and Trap Them, as well as the former Against Me! member, current Slipknot drummer, and E Street Band scion Jay Weinberg. Hesitation Wounds play an intense, combustible form of hardcore. […]
Unknown Mortal Orchestra are back with a new single, “First World Problem.” It’s the gauzy New Zealand psych-pop project’s first new material since last year’s full-length Multi-Love, and was recorded back in March while the band was on a break from touring. It was just named the Hottest Record on Annie Mac’s BBC Radio 1 […]
I invented a fictional band, got a hair cut, armed myself with CDs, and went to the buzziest new music festival in Britain to find out if the music industry still works.
The band warm up for their ATP Iceland show at Saint Vitus. Continue reading…
The band's first original track since last year's stellar Multi-Love.
Our second preview of the band's debut EP, due out this summer.
Lots of people have tattoos that they regret. Maybe it's the name of an ex-lover, or a band that stopped being cool the year you graduated high school. But it's possible that no one on the planet is rocking ink as unfortunate as Elijah Daniels'. Show More Summary