May 20, 2009

Set your cranial cortex for noise-disco because Los Angeles' HEALTH are staging their triumphant return, with Get Color on September 8th. The Smell-affiliated group's 2007 self-titled debut and critically-acclaimed remix record HEALTH//DISCO, already got the noisy quartet sweating across stages shared with the likes of Crystal Castles, Nine Inch Nails, and Of Montreal but last month's phenomenal single "Die Slow" pointed at an eventual shift towards the group's clamorous mutatation of disco music. More

May 20, 2009

Welsh indie popsters Los Campesinos! Have recently been recording their third album in suburban Connecticut with producer John Goodmanson at the Carriage House, the same studio where Pixies recorded Doolittle. "[We're] experimenting with different sounds, a bit of electronics, extra instrumentation from people outside the band, which is really exciting," said drummer Ollie in a recent interview with Under the Radar. More

May 19, 2009

Under the Radar is proud to sponsor The Dears' Los Angeles tour stop at the Echoplex this Saturday (May 23rd). Come down to the show for free magazines and great music. Los Angeles-based Great Northern is opening. More

May 18, 2009

As reported over the weekend by The Hollywood Reporter and Entertainment Weekly, NBC has given Chuck a third season. They have only ordered 13 episodes, instead of the traditional 22, but if it does well then an additional 9 episodes may be ordered. In another concession, the show's producers have had to agree to cost-cutting measures, including eliminating some of the show's cast. More

May 15, 2009

After four years of waiting and nine months of planning, Kevin Drew of Broken Social Scene recently blogged to announce that the band is finally back in studio, recording with John McEntire.   More

May 15, 2009

Danger Mouse’s new project, Dark Night of the Soul, a collaboration with Sparklehorse and legendary film director David Lynch, has run into legal trouble with EMI and the release of its self-titled album has been delayed. It will now be released as a blank CD. More

May 15, 2009

Come summer, Danish post-rock band Mew will be releasing its lengthily titled new album—which is the third one to be released in America and which was recorded last summer in Brooklyn, NY—on August 25th.  More

May 14, 2009

Band to tour with Foreign Born in support of recent release Sun Gangs. More

May 13, 2009

Elbow is set to tour North America, opening for Coldplay in addtion to a handful of headlining dates. More