Feb 01, 2010

Canadian collective Broken Social Scene has announced details about the band's upcoming fourth album, including a May 4 release date. The album has yet to be titled, but will feature such guests as Leslie Feist, Amy Millan and Evan Cranley of Stars, Emily Haines and Jimmy Shaw of Metric, and many others. The band has also announced new tour dates. More

Jan 29, 2010

The Kentucky-born rock band My Morning Jacket is set to tour the Southeast this coming spring alongside the historic Preservation Hall Jazz Band. More

Jan 29, 2010

Check out Tindersticks' new album, now available for streaming, and watch the new video for "Black Smoke" right here. More

Jan 29, 2010

Check out the trailer for Oliver Stone's upcoming film, Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps—a sequel to his 1987 Academy Award-winning film Wall Street. More

Jan 28, 2010

Deep into a promotional blitz that saw her U.S. TV debut, and announcement that she'll be performing at Coachella, yesterday Charlotte Gainsbourg stopped by KCRW studios to perform cuts from her third full-length album, IRM. Collaborator and album producer Beck, was also on hand. We have the video. More

Jan 28, 2010

British songstress Florence Welch and her band the Machine have announced they'll be heading Stateside for a short string of dates, ending with an appearance at the Coachella Music Festival. We have the dates. More

Jan 28, 2010

Writer J.D. Salinger died today at his home in New Hampshire. He was 91. More

Jan 28, 2010

Hot on the heels of their summer-time pop worth release Astro Coast, Surfer blood have announced a slew of dates, that while not quite taking them into summer, will see them playing dates will into warmer months. We have the dates and their new video for "Swim."

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Jan 28, 2010

As part of KCRW's annual World Festival Series, British synth-pop duo Goldfrapp will be taking the stage at Los Angeles' famed Hollywood Bowl. This will be their debut performance at the venue. More