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Watch The xx Perform With Florence Welch, Savages’ Jehnny Beth, Cat Power, and Robyn

Collaborations All Happened at This Week's "Night + Day" Concert Residency in London

Mar 16, 2017

The xx released a new albumI See You, back in January via Young Turks. This week they've been performing a series of shows in a residency at London's Brixton Academy they were calling "Night + Day" and have been bringing out some cool special guests each night.  More

Listen: Cassius - “Feel Like Me” (Feat. Cat Power)

Ibifornia Due Out August 26 via Interscope/Polydor

Jul 21, 2016

French electronic duo Cassius are releasing their first album in a decade, Ibifornia, on August 26 via Interscope/Polydor (the album was originally due out in June, but got pushed back. Now they have shared another track from the album, "Feel Like Me," which features the guest vocals of Cat Power (aka Chan Marshall), who appears on several songs on the album. More

Jun 08, 2016

Today, John Doe shared a video for his solo song "A Little Help." The song features Chan Marshall of Cat Power. More

Cassius Announce New Album, Share Cat Power and Pharrell Williams Collaboration

Ibifornia Out June 24th via Interscope / Polydor Records

Apr 01, 2016

Today French house band Cassius have announced their first album in ten years, Ibifornia, which will be released on June 24th via Interscope / Polydor Records. They've also shared "Go Up," a track featuring Cat Power and Pharrell Williams. More

David Bowie Tribute Concerts Add Michael Stipe, Cat Power, Pixies, Mumford & Sons, and More

Plus Anna Calvi, Blondie, Amanda Palmer, and Others at Carnegie Hall and Radio City Music Hall

Feb 17, 2016

Two tribute concerts to the late David Bowie were actually announced just before his death, but have taken on new meaning following his passing. The Music of David Bowie shows are going down March 31 at Carnegie Hall and April 1 at Radio City Music Hall.  More

Jun 12, 2015

In the season finale for Adult Swim's show China, ILCat Power (aka Chan Marshall) voices a caged and sad singing gorilla named Kei-ko. The season finale airs this Sunday June 14 at 11:30 PM EST/PST.  More

Nov 26, 2014

Chan Marshall, aka Cat Power, has been too busy touring the world to record any original material since her 2012 release Sun. But recently the queen of low-key indie pop debuted some new material in Istanbul. More

Listen: J Mascis – “Wide Awake” (Feat. Cat Power)

Tied To A Star is out August 29 on Sub Pop

Jul 30, 2014

Cat Power fits right in with the quiet melancholy of J Mascis’ new track, “Wide Awake.”  More

Jul 07, 2014

When Zach Braff reached out to Chris Martin of Coldplay to record a new song for his upcoming film Wish I Was Here, Martin apparently thought the best course of action would be to enlist the cautious vocals of Cat Power. You can hear the result over at NPR. More

Mar 27, 2014

Zach Braff has just confirmed some of the details of his forthcoming film Wish I was Here (his directorial follow-up to Garden State). The soundtrack alone might give you a flashback to when Scrubs was big, indie was cool, all anyone ever wanted was for Natalie Portman to come along and change your life with a Shins song.


Under the Radar’s Top 50 Music Videos of 2013

Our Favorite Visuals of the Year

Jan 03, 2014

While the days of watching music videos on television are long gone, over the past several years the visual art form has certainly found second life (like so many other things) as an excellent online commodity. More

Dec 17, 2013

Apple has always had a great track record when it comes to utilizing music in their advertisements, regularly boosting a song's popularity in the process. More

Oct 31, 2013

This week, Willis Earl Beal played a show at Brooklyn’s Knitting Factory. There, he was joined by Cat Power (who appears on Nobody Knows cut, “Coming Through”).  More

Cat Power Announces U.S. Tour

Taking Place Next Month

Oct 15, 2013

Singer/songwriter Chan Marshall, a.k.a. Cat Power, has announced plans for a month-long tour across the U.S. this fall. More

Aug 27, 2013

Soon to release his newest album Nobody Knows on Sept. 10, Chicago musical artist Willis Earl Beal has shared a brand new track from the effort titled "Coming Through." More

Aug 11, 2013

Last weekend, Gothenburg, Sweden hosted the sixth annual Way Out West Festival. We sent writer/photographer Laura Studarus and photographer Helen Boast down to cover the action. Check out their gallery featuring Taken By TreesIris DeMentPublic EnemyCat PowerJames BlakeDanny BrownLittle BootsKendrick Lamar, and Disclosure More

Apr 10, 2013

Across the Atlantic last night Cat Power appeared as a musical guest on Later... with Jools Holland. More

Apr 04, 2013

Cat Power takes Manhattan in her new video for Sun cut, “Manhattan.” More

Dec 18, 2012

Recently forced to postpone a number of tour dates as a result of money trouble and health issues with angiodema, Cat Power, a.k.a. Chan Marshall, has announced her return to the road with a new schedule of shows set to take place early next year. More

Dec 12, 2012

Over the years Cat Power’s Chan Marshall has had a few tough experiences onstage, known in the past for abrupt stops to songs and sometimes aborting her performances halfway through altogether. More

Watch: Cat Power on Conan

Performs “Cherokee”

Nov 08, 2012

Her European tour may be postponed until 2013, but last night, Chan Marshall (a.k.a. Cat Power) stopped by Conan. More

Cat Power May Her Cancel European Tour

Due to Money and Health Issues

Oct 31, 2012

Poor Chan Marshall. Despite having just released excellent album Sun, not all is right in the Cat Power singer/songwriter’s world. Yesterday, in a post on Instagram featuring an ornate Bible cover, the musician announced that she may be canceling her European tour due to money and health issues. More

New Under the Radar Rdio Playlist – October 2012

What’s in Heavy Rotation at Under the Radar’s Offices Right Now

Oct 25, 2012

Here's a new playlist we've made over at Rdio featuring some of the tracks that have been in heavy rotation in the Under the Radar offices of late. Some are artists interviewed in our last two issues, others might be interviewed in future issues, and the rest are just songs we're really into.  More

Sep 17, 2012

For whatever reason potential post-apocalyptic scenarios are just fun to imagine. More

Listen: Cat Power – “Fire”

A Bonus Track From Sun

Sep 06, 2012

Hot on the heels of this week’s release Sun, we’ve been gifted with a new Cat Power track, “Fire.”  More

Aug 27, 2012

Next week Cat Power will return with Sun, her first album of original material since her 2006 effort The Greatest. More

Aug 08, 2012

Gearing up for the upcoming release of her new record SunCat Power's Chan Marshall has announced a series of fall tour dates set to begin this coming October. More

Aug 07, 2012

This Sept. 4 singer/songwriter Chan Marshall, a.k.a. Cat Power, will release Sun, her first work of original material since her 2006 LP The Greatest. More

Listen: Cat Power - “Cherokee”

Another Track Off Sun

Jun 26, 2012

On Sept. 4 Cat Power is scheduled to release Sun, her first new album of original material since her 2006 full-length The Greatest. More

Cat Power Reveals New Album Details

Listen to New Track "Ruin"

Jun 18, 2012

Following her 2008 covers album JukeboxCat Power's Chan Marshall has announced that Sun, her first bout of original material since 2006's The Greatest will see release on Sept. 4 via Matador. More

Cat Power Announces New Album

Sun Out September

Apr 23, 2012

Cat Power's Chan Marshall took to her Twitter account over the weekend for a very simple announcement: her new album's coming out and it's called Sun. More

Cat Power to Release New Song, Video

Track Available for Download on Dec. 24

Dec 16, 2011

Cat Power's Chan Marshall took to Twitter last night to announce that she will be releasing a new song and video for a number of unspecified charities on Dec. 24. More

Under the Radar Magazine Announces 10th Anniversary Issue Featuring Joanna Newsom and Fleet Foxes

Plus: Paul Rudd vs. The Divine Comedy, plus interviews with Broadcast, Grandaddy, The Flaming Lips, Bat For Lashes, Rilo Kiley, Broken Social Scene, and much more

Oct 19, 2011

Under the Radar is excited to announce the release of the indie music and entertainment print magazine’s 10th Anniversary Issue which hits newsstands next week. The extra-sized 10th Anniversary Issue features cover artists Joanna Newsom and Fleet Foxes Robin Pecknold together in an exclusive photo shoot and joint interview.  Exclusive video taken during the cover shoot of Robin Pecknold and Joanna Newsom arm wrestling can be found here More

Lollapalooza Goes Global with The Killers, Kanye West

Lineup, Dates for First International Fest Announced

Jan 28, 2011

Today, Jane's Addiction frontman and Lollapalooza founder Perry Farrell announced the dates and lineup for Lollapalooza Chile. We have the details. More

Matador Records’ 21st Birthday Party in Vegas to Feature Guided By Voices Original Lineup

Other “Attendees” Include Pavement, Sonic Youth, Bell & Sebastian, and Cat Power

Jun 30, 2010

In the grand tradition of 21-year-olds everywhere, Matador Records is heading to Las Vegas to celebrate their 21st birthday October 1-3rd.  We have the impressive birthday concert lineup.  More



Reviews

Way Out West Festival 2013 Day Three: Cat Power, James Blake, and More

August 10th, 2013

Aug 12, 2013

Sheets of rain greeted festival attendees on day three of Way Out West. Over drinks, festival co-founder Joel Borg joked that their goal is to be one of the prettiest festivals in the rain. Judging by the surprising lack of mud puddles at the end of the deluge, he may be able to hang that mission-accomplished banner now. More

Sun

Sun

Matador

Sep 05, 2012

Chan Marshall's ninth album has arrived after a long, six-year incubation process. The album was announced in a 2006 New York Times profile following the release of The Greatest, and the piece even went on to state that all of the songs for the album had already been written by then. More