News

Jan 31, 2017

Real Estate are releasing a new albumIn Mind, on March 17 via Domino. Previously the band shared the video for its first single and opening track, "Darling." Now the band has announced some tour dates for this April, May, and June.  More

Nov 01, 2016

Real Estate's Martin Courtney released his debut solo album, Many Moons, last year via Domino. Now Courtney has shared an animated video for "Asleep." More

Dec 07, 2015

Real Estate's Martin Courtney released his debut solo album, Many Moons, last month via Domino. Now Courtney has announced some more 2016 tour dates. They are below, followed by the previously shared video for "Northern Highway."

Under the Radar Announces November/December Issue with EL VY on the Cover

Issue 55 Also Includes Interviews with Julia Holter, Kurt Vile, Neon Indian, Martin Courtney, The Dears, John Grant, Bruce Campbell on Ash vs Evil Dead, the Cast of Back to the Future, and More

Nov 13, 2015

Under the Radar is excited to announce the full details of the November/December 2015 issue, which is available digitally now (via the magazine apps Zinio and Readly), has shipped out to subscribers and stores and will be on all newsstands soon. It will also soon be available digitally via Under the Radar's app, as well as Readbug and Kindle. The issue features EL VY (Matt Berninger of The National and Brent Knopf of Menomena and Ramona Falls) on the cover.  More

Nov 02, 2015

Real Estate's Martin Courtney released his debut solo album, Many Moons, last Friday via Domino. Today we have been treated to a cover of Pavement's "Major Leagues" that Courtney and his band have recorded for Sirius XMUMore

Oct 12, 2015

Real Estate's Martin Courtney is releasing his debut solo album, Many Moons, on October 30 via Domino. Previously he had shared the tracks "Vestiges" and "Northern Highway." Now he has shared another song from it, album closer "Airport Bar." More

Sep 02, 2015

Last month Real Estate's Martin Courtney shared "Vestiges," a solo song that also featured members of Woods. Now he has announced his debut solo album and shared a video for another song from it. Many Moons is due out October 30 via Domino. Below you can watch the video for "Northern Highway," which doesn't sound a million miles away from Real Estate's last album, 2014's Atlas. More

Aug 06, 2015

Back in our Best of 2014 Issue Real Estate's Martin Courtney did a joint interview for us with actor Jason Schwartzman. In it he revealed that he was working on some new solo music with members of Woods. Now he's shared the first fruit of that session, "Vestiges." More


Interviews

Martin Courtney

A New Phase

Jan 06, 2016

The passage of time has a particular habit of finding its way into the music of Martin Courtney. Across the three albums he has released thus far with his band Real Estate—starting with the group's 2009 self-titled debut, to 2011's Days, and last year'sAtlas—the New Jersey-raised frontman regularly expounds on the memories of the beautifully mundane. More


Reviews

Martin Courtney and EZTV at Schubas Tavern, Chicago, IL February 9, 2016

Feb 12, 2016

Braving a frigid, face-numbing Chicago winter, a faithful pack huddled into Schubas Tavern for a night of exemplary guitar pop classicism courtesy of EZTVMartin Courtney (best known as Real Estate's frontman), and likeminded collaborators. More

Many Moons

Many Moons

Domino

Oct 23, 2015

Real Estate frontman Martin Courtney's solo debut, Many Moons, immediately announces itself as the finest side-project from a member of the band's camp. However, that's the only thing this record does do instantaneously. You could listen to the album-opener "Awake" about a dozen times before Courtney's languid soloing suddenly strikes you as an essential part of the composition.  More