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Clap Your Hands Say Yeah’s Alec Ounsworth to Release Solo Album

Jul 15, 2009

Clap Your Hands Say Yeah lead singer Alec Ounsworth is set to release his solo Mo Beauty out October 20th on ANTI- Records. Despite raising obvious zen questions, such as "what is the sound of one hand clapping?" Onsworth is enthusiastic about his new project. More

News Roundup: Modest Mouse, Basement Jaxx, Comic-Con, Grizzly Bear

Jul 14, 2009

Our News Roundup briefly reports on various entertainment news stories that are circulating the web: Modest Mouse, Basement Jaxx, Mission of Burma, You Say Party! We Say Die! announce upcoming releases, San Diego's Comic-Con full schedule has been revealed and we've got highlights, lead parts cast for Thor and Green Lantern films, Grizzly Bear and Moby publicize tour plans. More

Mew Announces US Dates With Nine Inch Nails, Metropolitan Headlining Shows

Jul 14, 2009

Last July, the Danish prog-pop trio Mew posted a strange Video Diary clip, entitled 'Recording in Brooklyn.' Like many of the clips on the band's website, the video pairs band-shot footage with news reel-like audio. In this specific entry a voice discusses the The Large Hadron Collider (LHC), which went online last September. Talk of the ominous LHC, string theory and bending temporal space and time is just the type of stuff Mew's music evokes, and the comparison seems all the more appropriate after listening to their new time-warping LP several times over. More

The Strokes’ Julian Casablancas to Release Solo Album

Jul 14, 2009

The Strokes' frontman Julian Casablancas has announced the upcoming release of a solo album recorded over the last year. More

Dinosaur Jr., The Dears, A Camp, Drive-By Truckers Record Covers for Playboy

Jul 14, 2009

Playboy—that enterprise we all know and love—has announced the creation of a new video series for, which will feature artists covering their favorite artists. More

Dodos Stream Time to Die

Jul 14, 2009

Looking to lessen the blow caused by an online leak of their upcoming album, Time to Die, The Dodos have naturally launched their own strike on the interweb, allowing fans to listen record in its entirety (and in higher quality) via Plus the digital release date has been moved up. More

The Flaming Lips and MGMT Top 3rd Annual Treasure Island Fest Lineup

Jul 13, 2009

It's official: MGMT and the Flaming Lips will headline the two days of Noise Pop and Another Planet Entertainment's third annual Treasure Island Music Festival, to be held in the midst of San Francisco's beautiful Indian Summer, Oct. 17-18. Plus The Decemberists, Beirut, The Streets, Grizzly Bear, Girl Talk, Yo La Tengo, The Walkmen, Dan Deacon, others set to play. More

Florence and the Machine Announce U.S. Release of Debut Album

Jul 10, 2009

Florence and the Machine’s debut album Lungs will become available in the U.S. October 20th after a successful first day on the U.K. charts. More

We Have Band’s Upcoming EP, Bloc Party Remix and Debut LP

Jul 10, 2009

The unsigned We Have Band are set to release a self-titled EP Stateside and are readying their debut LP with producer Gareth Jones. More