Jun 30, 2010

The Books' "A Cold Freezin' Night," is a pop-collagist's dream off their upcoming full-length, The Way Out, due July 20 via Temporary Residence. The instantly likable track features found-sounds of kids spitting violent threats at each other over a fast-forwarding bass line. The highly addictive tune now has a band-made vid. More

Jun 30, 2010

Levi’s Pioneer Sessions roll on. This time, The Kills do The Velvet Underground proud with their take on "Pale Blue Eyes." We have the video and download.  More

Jun 30, 2010

My Brightest Diamond’s Shara Worden is set to a release a split EP with singer/songwriter Dayna Kurtz. Available July 20th, the project sees the ladies covering each other’s material. Worden will be taking on “Postcards from Downtown” while Kurtz is retooling Bring Me the Workhorse cut, “Gone Away.” More

Jun 30, 2010

Hot Hot Heat will be touring the U.S. from August to September in support of their new album, Future Breeds, which came out earlier this month. Check out the dates. More

Jun 30, 2010

Sad news in comedy. Today it was announced that Starz series Party Down would not be returning for a third season. More

Jun 30, 2010

Wonder Woman's newest incarnation is almost unrecognizable. She's more dressed up, more hip, more modern. That's what artist DC Comics Co-Publisher Jim Lee who redesigned the costume, wanted to accomplish. This new costume comes just in time for Babylon 5 creator and writer J. Michael Straczynski and artists Don Kramer and Michael Babinski to launch Wonder Woman into an exciting new era of adventure. We have the new costume and info on her new storyline. More

Jun 30, 2010

Last year, when Björk and Dirty Projectors performed together at a small Manhattan bookstore, indie lovers the world over thought they’d died and gone to heaven. (Or died at the thought of not being there.) Now their seven song collaborative EP, Wittenberg Orca, is available to the masses. We have a stream of one song. More

Jun 30, 2010

M83's Anthony Gonzalez contributed new music to the soundtrack of French film L'Autre Monde (Black Heaven), which was recently screened at the Cannes Film Festival. The soundtrack features two new M83 songs, "Black Hole" and "Marion's Theme." 

 

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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