Sep 02, 2009

The Antlers are heading out tour in support of their new album Hospice. We have the full tour dates. More

Sep 02, 2009

Mission of Burma returns with their third post-breakup album. We have the tracklisting. More

Sep 02, 2009

Seasonally friendly troubadour Miles Benjamin Anthony Robinson announces autumn tour in support of album Summer of Fear with Bob Mold. More

Sep 02, 2009

The Danish trio Mew (who are a five-piece live) took the Troubadour stage for a sold-out show and launched right into "New Terrain," the opening track to the band's lengthily titled new album, No more stories/Are told today/I'm sorry/They washed away/No more stories/The world is grey/I'm tired/Let's wash away. On record the song is awash with backwards vocals and, live, singer Jonas Bjerre seemed to warp his pipes in a similar fashion. Guitarist Bo Madsen started "New Terrain" playing bongo drums, before switching to the guitar. The song was loudits bass and drums tickling at the ears and making the $2 earplugs sold at the bar briefly tempting. More

Sep 02, 2009

MTV is planning on reviving the 1985 Michael J. Fox film Teen Wolf into a television series with a thrilling edge. Though the basic premise of the movie will be retained, Senior VP to MTV series development Liz Gateley says, "It has more of an American Werewolf in London feel to it. It's a dramatic thriller with two best friends in the center who provide a great comedy element: They are two very relatable characters on the outer circles of popular cliques." More

Sep 01, 2009

Our News Roundup briefly reports on various entertainment news stories that are circulating the web: Thom Yorke's upcoming limited 12" release, the possible reinvestigation of Brian Jones' death, Bad Lieutenanta project formed by New Order members Bernard Sumner and Phil Cunningham, Patrick Wolf's missing cape, Jay-Z's album has leaked and is streaming, Oasis' demise, Robert Downey Jr. and Jon Favreau teaming up again for Cowboys & Aliens, and upcoming tours from Headlights, Phosphorescent, and CalifoneMore

Sep 01, 2009

The Horrors have been tapped by Damon Albarn for a collaboration on the upcoming Gorillaz album. More

Sep 01, 2009

Today, an interview with Michael McDonald on Paste's website clarified the recording artist's involvement with indie-band Grizzly Bear on their recent single. More

Sep 01, 2009

This week the Zune L.A. gallery/performance space is hosting the Mewseum, an exhibition of Mew's music videos, including three filmed for their lengthily titled new album, No more stories/Are told today/I'm sorry/They washed away/No more stories/The world is grey/I'm tired/Let's wash away. The three videos are directed by Martin De Thurah and also displayed are photos from the videos. Mew performed a short set Monday night at Zune L.A. to a grouping of fans and industry folk. Before the Danish trio took the stage, the three No more stories videos were shown. More