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Watch The Flaming Lips Perform a Pink Floyd Cover on KCRW

Oct 19, 2009

Last week we reported that The Flaming Lips have recorded a track-by-track cover album of Pink Floyd's seminal Dark Side of the Moon. Last Friday Wayne Coyne and co. stopped by the studio's of Santa Monica-based public radio station KCRW to record a session for Morning Becomes Eclectic. While there they covered Dark Side of the Moon's "Eclipse." We have the video. More

Club 8 Return to the Studio For Album 7 with Producer Jari Haapalaine

Oct 19, 2009

Swedish dream-pop duo Club 8 (Karolina Komstedt and Johan Angergård) is returning to the studio to start work on album number seven. They are working with producer Jari Haapalainen (Camera Obscura, The Concretes). More

The Flaming Lips Collaborate with Stardeath, Henry Rollins, and Peaches on Pink Floyd Redo

Oct 16, 2009

Wasting no time after the recent release of Embryonic, The Flaming Lips have already recorded their next ambitious release complete with a couple of special guests. Wayne Coyne and co. have recorded a track-by-track interpretation of Pink Floyd's Dark Side of the Moon. More

Classic British Album Covers by Blur, Primal Scream, and others to be Featured on Royal Mail Stamps

Oct 16, 2009

While many file away albums as "classic" based on the music itself, a new set of British Royal Mail stamps is celebrating the visual impact of a handful of classic British albums by Blur, Primal Scream, Coldplay, New Order, David Bowie, The Clash, and others. More

Cursive Announces November and December Headlining Tour Dates

Oct 16, 2009

Cursive will kick off their tour on November 24th at The Bottleneck in Lawrence, KS, continuing on with dates in Texas, Florida, Georgia, Alabama, Arkansas and Missouri. More

David Bowie and Blur Become Legos In New “Rock Band” Video Game, Out November 3rd

Oct 15, 2009

On November 3rd, David Bowie and Blur will be joining the ranks of Rock Band luminaries The Beatles and Nirvana…with one small difference. More

The Drums Announce West Coast Tour Dates

Oct 15, 2009

The Drums, who recently released their debut EP, Summertime!, on Twenty Seven records, have just announced four tour dates in California this November. The Drums are currently featured in the Pleased to Meet You section of the Fall 2009 issue of Under the Radar, currently on stands. Keep an eye out for their debut LP in early 2010. More

Mew Return to the U.S. for Headlining Trek

Oct 15, 2009

In November and December, the Danish art rock unit Mew will bring their stadium-ready tunes from the album-of-the-year contender, No More Stories..., to live venues across the U.S. They will also be giving local bands a chance to open for them. More