Sep 13, 2010

Under the Radar’s Summer 2010 Issue is a special issue named the Wasted on the Youth Issue that features musicians and actors talking about their childhood memories and things they loved when they were kids. We’re also posting web-exclusive essays that were not printed in the issue, including this one by Lawrence Arabia’s James Milne, who grew up in New Zealand. More

Sep 10, 2010

Last weekend at Bumbershoot, The Decemberists (who have been in the studio hard at work on follow up to 2009 rock opera, The Hazards of Love) surprised the audience, debuting three new songs “Down by the Water,” “June Hymn,” and “Rise to Me. More

Sep 10, 2010

Broken Social Scene leader Kevin Drew may be revisiting past glories with K.C. Accidental, but that’s not keeping him from looking forward. His Canadian troop has contributed two unreleased tracks to the soundtrack for upcoming film, It’s a Funny Kind of Story. We have the tracklist.  More

Sep 10, 2010

Before he went on to form Canadian collective Broken Social Scene, Kevin Drew was the K in K.C. Accidental—a lo-fi ambient project with fellow BSS member, Charles Spearin. Now, their two EPs, captured anthems for an empty bathtub and anthems for the could've bin pills, are getting the deluxe reissue treatment.  More

Sep 10, 2010

Jamie Lidell is hitting the road on an extensive world tour (Check out the dates below to see if he’s hitting your part of the world.) As a thank you to his loyal fans, anyone who purchases a ticket to any date will receive a remix EP featuring reworkings of his songs by Tiga, Micachu and tUnE-yArDs, in addition to takes by bandmates Guillermo Brown and Andre Vida. More

Sep 10, 2010

Midlake took to the woods of Holland for their new video for Courage of Others cut,"Ruler, Ruling All Things." We have the clip.  More

Sep 10, 2010

Building up to the release of their yet-to-be-titled follow up to 2008 album MisslesThe Dears recently released a live video of new song “Omega Dog,” recorded at their residency in Mexico City. We have the clip. More

Sep 10, 2010

Under the Radar's Summer 2010 Issue is a special issue named the Wasted on the Youth Issue that features musicians and actors talking about their childhood memories and things they loved when they were kids. We're also posting web-exclusive essays that were not printed in the issue, including this one by Elf Power's Andrew Rieger. More

Sep 09, 2010

Here's another preview from Sufjan Stevens' very anticipated new LP, The Age of Adz (pronounced "odds"), which streets October 12 via Asthmatic Kitty. This week we've got the album's second track under the microscope. It's six minutes long and called "Too Much." We have the stream/download. More