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Comic-Con Day Three Report: V, Fringe, True Blood

Aug 05, 2009

A report from day three of Comic-Con 2009, including panels on the TV shows V, Fringe, The Simpsons, and True Blood. Plus: We attend an actual comic book panel, the DC Universe Editorial Presentation. More

Photos of The Decemberists and Andrew Bird show in Portland, OR on July 18, 2009

Aug 05, 2009 Web Exclusive

The Decemberists and Andrew Bird played a show in Portland, OR on July 18th. Photographer Michele Yamamoto was there to capture the action. Check out the full gallery of photos of The Decemberists here, and Andrew Bird here. More

Jack White’s Third Man Records To Release New Batch of 45s

Aug 04, 2009

Jack White’s Third Man Records has announced the release of three new singles from Transit, Jack White and Dan Sartain, due out August 11th. More

The Thermals Announce September West Coast Tour, “We Were Sick” Single

Aug 04, 2009

Hopefully, The Thermals will play more of those new-fangled "Velvet Underground underwater" songs for West Coast audiences this September. We heard from bassist Kathy Foster that's where the Portland "post-power-pop" trifecta are heading sonically on the follow-up to the still-very-fresh Now We Can See. More

Autolux Announces First Headlining Tour and First in Four Years

Aug 04, 2009

Autolux has announced their fall tour—and their first headlining tour, to be exact and their first tour since 2005. The band will previewing material from their long-awaited forthcoming new album, Transit Transit.

Los Angeles’ Fuck Yeah Fest Announces 2009 Lineup

Aug 04, 2009

Six years in, the festival now has a single designated location and a lineup with oomph. FYF 2009 will take place in the Los Angeles Historic State Park on September 5th, and tickets are already on sale. Lineup includes: Lightning Bolt, Black Lips, Tim and Eric (comedy duo from Adult Swim), Fucked Up, Glass Candy, WAVVES, Times New Viking, No Age, Crystal Antlers, Cold Cave, The Thermals, Japanther, Kurt Vile, Darker My Love. and others. More

Jarvis Cocker Pens Songs for Russell Brand’s Upcoming Forgetting Sarah Marshall Spin-off

Aug 04, 2009

Russell Brand enlists Jarvis Cocker to pen songs for his upcoming film, Get Him to the Greek (a spin-off of Forgetting Sarah Marshall), and Cocker has plans to reprise his Paris exhibition in London later this year. He tells Billboard he might reform Pulp before he gets too old, but he might not. More

Port O’Brien Inks With TBD Records, Tour Europe and U.S.

Aug 04, 2009

By now you've caught wind of Port O'Brien's plans to release their third album, threadbare. Well, Van Pierszalowski, Cambria Goodwin and co. have also just announced a signing to TBD. More

St. Vincent to Tour Europe With Grizzly Bear

Aug 04, 2009

Despite their growing status outside of the indie rock intelligentsia, Grizzly Bear's and St. Vincent's astutely arranged pop songs have more in common with Stravinsky or Ravel than FM radio hits. Now the two Brooklyn heavyweights are combining their talents and bringing their delicate music to venues throughout Europe. Maybe next time North America. More