Feb 24, 2010

New York rockers The Hold Steady are busy prepping their fifth studio full-length Heaven Is Whenever, set for release May 4. We have album details and tour dates. More

Feb 24, 2010

Mysterious Swedish band jj have released an equally mysterious video for new single "Let Go." Check it out here. More

Feb 23, 2010

Under the Radar staff writer Frank Valish described The Mary Onettes' the single "Dare" (from sophomore album Islands) as "four minutes of anachronistic bliss." Now Americans are getting the chance to stretch those four minutes into an entire evening as the retro rockers head stateside for a series of dates beginning April 19. More

Feb 23, 2010

Under the Radar's Winter Issue is about to hit stands. Vampire Weekend graces the cover and the issue also includes the Anticipated Albums of 2010 and New Artists in 2010 sections, plus over 140 reviews. The issue includes interviews with Broken Social Scene, Delphic, The Drums, Friendly Fires, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Jónsi (from Sigur Rós), Love Is All, MGMT, Midlake, The New Pornographers, of Montreal, Owen Pallett, Panda Bear, Real Estate, She & Him, Surfer Blood, Yeasayer, Bill Willingham (the creator of DC/Vertigo Comics' Fables), and many others. More

Feb 22, 2010

Tegan and Sara have released a video for their song "Alligator." The winter-themed clip features the Quin sisters in a colorful igloo and making snow angels of sorts. "Alligator" is taken from Sainthood, which was released last fall. More

Feb 19, 2010

Check out the new Vampire Weekend video for "Giving Up the Gun," with guest appearances from Jake Gyllenhaal and the RZA. More

Feb 19, 2010

Broken Bells, the formidable duo that is Danger Mouse and The Shins' James Mercer, have announced their first (small) batch of shows, including one show in LA tonight. More

Feb 19, 2010

Feist's humanitarian work continues with an upcoming auction featuring collectible plates emblazoned with her signature and artwork set to benefit the Ottawa Food Bank. More

Feb 19, 2010

As we all know, Broken Social Scene has been working on a new album and prepping for an upcoming tour of sorts. Well, now we have an album title, a song title, and a song. And, hey look, there's the cover art. Forgiveness Rock Record will be released May 4 with "World Sick" as its first single. More