Aug 20, 2009

On September 27th, Wisconsinite Bon Iver will take the stage at the Hollywood Forever Cemetery at six a.m.—performing as the sun rises. More

Aug 20, 2009

The Scandinavian amalgamation of all things 1980s—aka The Mary Onettes, are back with their sophomore album Islands. Out November 3rd on Labrador Records, the band, whose previous singles have appeared on Grey’s Anatomy, and who were an Under the Radar "Pleased to Meet You" band last year, are calling Islands their most personal work yet. More

Aug 19, 2009

Kraftwerk influence runs deep. Everyone from Darft Punk to David Bowie have been touched by the German electronic pioneers. Now they're re-releasing eight of their LPs in a gigantic box set titled 12345678: The Catalogue. The record labels are smelling the rotting carcass that is the CD and cashing in while they still can. Five of the albums will also be reissued as individual titles. This box set celebrates the 35th anniversary of their landmark hit “Autobahn.” (Cue the "Happy Birthday" robot voice.) More

Aug 19, 2009

The CMJ Music Marathon & Film Festival has announced the initial performers for this year's event.Highlights include: Broadcast, School of Seven Bells, Atlas Sound, The Antlers, Local Natives, múm, Japandroids, Margaret Cho, The Very Best, Crystal Antlers, Portugal. The Man, Cymbals Eat Guitars, Wild Light, Suckers, and more. More

Aug 18, 2009

R.E.M. is set to release a 39-track 2 DVD and CD set of their performances in Dublin from 2007. More

Aug 18, 2009

David Bowie's 1976 Station to Station is scheduled for release sometime in the first half of 2010 as a deluxe four-disc special edition box set. The two-disc special reissue of Space Oddity is due out this November. More

Aug 18, 2009

Hope Sandoval and the Warm Inventions are set to release their second endeavor, Through The Devil Softly, with a North American tour to support. More

Aug 18, 2009

No fills, contrapuntal indie rock returns October 6th! Why you ask? Well, that's when Built to Spill's seventh LP, There Is No Enemy, is set to be released to the world by Warner Bros. That giant, looming over a small cottage above is the album cover, and we've got the tracklist below. More

Aug 18, 2009

Thrill Jockey Records announces a 12" Subscription Club featuring Pit Er Pat, Tortoise, Thank You, Pontiak, White Hills, Javelin, and Mi Ami. Save some money and guarantee yourself a copy today! More