Jul 27, 2009

According to the film's director, Thom Yorke wrote a new song for the soundtrack to the Twilight sequel New Moon. More

Jul 25, 2009

The Be Your Own Pet days are sadly long gone but you won't see the "puke-till-you-punk" singer/guitarist Jemina Pearl crying. She's too busy prepping her debut solo LP for a October 6th release on Universal/Ecstatic Peace. More

Jul 24, 2009

Electronic noise and apocalypse mongers Fuck Buttons are readying the follow-up to 2008's Street Horrrsing. Expect lots of droning, experimental destruction to ensue. The new LP is dubbed Tarot Sport and it's out October 12th on ATP.


Jul 24, 2009 Web Exclusive

Comic-Con began in San Diego, CA today. We sent photographer Wendy Lynch Redfern down to capture the action. Check out photos from the Burn Notice, Dexter and Psych panels. Also check out a bunch of cool people at today's event! More

Jul 23, 2009

As reported yesterday, Bright Eyes Conor Oberst is a busy man. His life is about to get more hectic, as Monsters of Folk tour dates were announced today—scheduling the Oberst, M.Ward, Jim James and Mike Mogis supergroup for a late autumn trip around the world. More

Jul 23, 2009

Dreamy pop freshmen The Pains of Being Pure at Heart already have an amazing self-titled debut full-length under their belts in 2009, but they're not likely to rest on their laurels. More

Jul 23, 2009

As we reported last month, Os Mutantes, Brazil's principal practicioners of all things Tropicália, have a new album coming out September 8th on Anti- Records. It's their first new release in over 35 years! Now the seminal São Paulo trio of brothers Arnaldo Baptista and Sérgio Dias, and lead singer Rita Lee have announced a tour of North America. More

Jul 23, 2009

Aside from Emmy nods, (go Jemaine!), the second season of Flight of the Conchords is slowly becoming a distant memory. The New Zealand joke-song duo of Bret McKenzie and Jemaine Clement have plans to fill that void in our ears...and funny bones. The comedic pairing have another LP coming out this fall. 


Jul 23, 2009 Web Exclusive

Manchester, England's Elbow played a show at The Wiltern Theatre in Los Angeles, CA Wednesday night. We sent photographer Wendy Lynch Redfern down to capture the action. Check out the full gallery of photos from the Wiltern show here. Elbow were supported by Los Angeles' Mellowdrown and Jesca Hoop. More