November 20th, 2014 at 10:23 am by
Following the completion of a terrific North American tour and in the midst of a long continental jaunt (see below), Iceage have unveiled another video from the monumental 'Plowing Into The Field Of Love', "Against The Moon", directed by Martin Masai Andersen and Kim Thue. The video premiered earlier today via the auspices of Dazed & Confused. (Viewers based in Germany can see "Against The Moon" here)
The video features acclaimed German actor Dan van Husen whom you might remember from such roles as Fellini’s "Casanova" and Herzog’s "Nosferatu the Vampyre", as well as German actr… Read more
November 18th, 2014 at 11:17 am by
(photo : Jesse Peretz)
Here at Matador Records and Filmworks, we've long lived by the credo established by our founder, Chris Lombardi, who once declared, "give the people what they want. Especially if it's easily accomplished and/or lucrative for us." And with that in mind, we have listened to the pleas and threats of YOU, the music fans still devoted to paying for physical goods, and can finally announce that after 12 long years in the out-of-print wilderness, we're reissuing both of Chavez' Matador albums on vinyl on January 20, 2015
("Break Up Your Band", from 'Gone Glimmer… Read more
November 18th, 2014 at 10:09 am by
Following last month's (sanctioned) leak of the first track from the upcoming Belle and Sebastian album, 'Girls In Peacetime Want To Dance', here's Michael LeBlanc + Scott Cudmore's video for "The Party Line", unveiled this morning (or afternoon, depending on your location).
(photo by Søren Solkær)
Belle & Sebastian Store (UK)
The Matador Store (North America): http://smarturl.it/GirlsInPeacetime_LP
Google Play (U.S. orders only)
Tuesday, October 28 - Manchester Cathedral, Manchester, UK - Tickets
Wednesday, October 29… Read more
November 17th, 2014 at 11:01 am by
(above : a cake presented to The New Pornographers at Milwaukee's Pabst Theatre. Those who ignore the future are condemned to repeat the Pabst).
Just a reminder The New Pornographers are playing midtown's Hammerstein Ballroom tonight (Monday, Nov. 17) and a handful of tickets are still available. I'm presuming you'll need more than one but perhaps less than a handful, but either way, this is the sort of nudge in the ribs I'm sure you appreciate just as much as I deeply love delivering it.
remaining dates :
Monday, November 17 -- Hammerstein Ballroom, New York NY*
Wednesday… Read more
November 17th, 2014 at 10:08 am by
(photo by James Marshall)
On the heels of an instantly sold-out subscription flexi disc series and a wildly acclaimed appearance at Pitchfork Paris, new True Panther Sounds signing Tobias Jesso Jr. (Vancouver, B.C.) has released his first bona fide studio effort, "Hollywood", produced by former Girls member J.R. White, streaming now at YouTube and available today via iTunes and Amazon.
The debut album from Tobias Jesso Jr. will be out next Spring and features production assistance from White, The Black Keys' Patrick Carney and Ariel Rechtshaid (Vampire Weekend, Haim, Sky Ferreira… Read more
November 13th, 2014 at 10:00 am by
Prior to entertaining the masses at Milwaukee's Pabst Theater tonight, The New Pornographers will be entertaining, um, the masses, via the magic of live radio. Tune in to 88.9 Radio Milwaukee at noon CST for a performance by the band, or stream the set at radiomilwaukee.org if you're more about ones and zeros than transmitters. Up to you really.
Thursday, November, 13 — Pabst Theater, Milwaukee WI*
Friday, November, 14 — Riviera Theatre, Chicago IL*
Saturday, November, 15 — House of Blues, Cleveland OH*
Monday, November, 17 — Hammerstein Ballroom, New York NY*
Wednesd… Read more