Sep 22, 2009

In our previous news article about Broadcast's upcoming North American jaunt with Atlas Sound, we mentioned an EP was in the works from the British electronic pop duo. Details on that EP, or "mini-album" as the band is calling it, have arrived. You can buy Broadcast & The Focus Group Investigate Witch Cults of the Radio Age at Bleep or iTunes right now. More

Sep 22, 2009

Toronto, Ontario's Fucked Up was dubbed the winner of the fourth annual Polaris Music Prize in a gala ceremony held last night at Toronto's Concert Hall at the Masonic Temple. The hardcore group took home a handsome $20,000 check for The Chemistry of Common Life, the Canadian Album of the Year. The hardcore band beat out other capable Canadian artists such as Chad VanGaalen, Great Lake Swimmers, Malajube and Metric. More

Sep 21, 2009

The official soundtrack for 2008's Twilight wasn't much to sniff about (kind of like the movie). Only a few scant cuts from blood letters Paramore and Linkin Park littered the tracklisting. Conversely, the marketing blitz for Twilight sequel New Moon has been nothing short of buzz-worthy and downright confusing. The final tracklisting was announced today on Myspace and writer Stephanie Meyer's website and it's just as ripe for hipsterdom's cognitive dissonance as we surmised. More

Sep 21, 2009 Web Exclusive

Music Go Music and Little Boots played The Roxy in Los Angeles on September 18, 2009. Photographer Darren Kim was there to capture the action. Check out the full gallery of photos from the Music Go Music and Little Boots show here.

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Sep 18, 2009

Unless you've been living under a rock this week, you heard about THE indie rock band of the '90s reuniting. No need to pinch yourself, it's true. Pavement will make their triumphant return next year and teach those young whippersnappers a lesson in Indie 101. Well, everyone is naturally excited about the group's September 21, 2010 show at Central Park's Rumsey Playfield but it sold out in about two minutes. More

Sep 17, 2009

Bishop Allen are hitting the road in support of their third full-length Grr… We have the dates in full.
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Sep 17, 2009

Dead Man's Bones, aka actors Zach Shields and Ryan Gosling, are releasing their macabre doo-wop album Dead Man's Bones October 6th, via ANTI-. The L.A. musicians aren't satisfied with just a self-titled debut and its subsequent children's choir tour; they also dig marionette shows and talent showcases. More

Sep 17, 2009

Hey have you heard about this Twilight thing? Apparently it’s all the rage in indie rock these days. As we previously reported Thom Yorke, Death Cab for Cutie, and Bon Iver have all penned original songs for the soundtrack to upcoming Twilight sequel, New Moon. Today, another name was added to the list—Under the Radar Anticipated Albums of 2009 cover artist, Grizzly Bear. More

Sep 17, 2009

As reported by Playbill, songstress Regina Spektor is taking her quirk to the Great White Way. The singer/songwriter is set to collaborate with writer Tina Landau and lyricist Michael Korie on Beauty—a modern take on Grimm fairytale, Sleeping Beauty. More