October 29th, 2014 at 8:22 pm by
(St. Vitus, Brooklyn, October 21, 2014. Video courtesy (((unartig))) and NYCtaper
Following this month's release of 'The Best Day', the Thurston Moore Band have confirmed the following December dates in South America :
Thursday, 4th December - Cine Jola, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Saturday 6th December - Rock Out Festival, Santiago, Chile
Sunday 7th December - Voterix, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Monday 8th December - Le Trastienda, Montevideo, Uruguay
Previously announced shows :
Thursday, October 30 - Lucerna Music Hall, Prague, Czech Republic
Friday, October 31 - BIME Festival, B… Read more
October 29th, 2014 at 7:17 pm by
Iceage continue to shrug off the near universal acclaim for 'Plowing Into The Field Of Love' as they hit the West Coast this weekend with a Halloween show in SF (with Helm and Vanish) and LA dates Saturday (with Ratka and Flesh World) and Sunday night (with Helm and Heatsick) at The Echo.
If you've yet to purchase the new album, we've got a special deal on the 3-sided vinyl + the handsome shirt depicted above (or if you prefer, said garment all by its lonesome)
remaining tour dates :
Wednesday, October 29 – Holland Project, Reno NV*
Friday, October 31 – Elbo Room, San Fra… Read more
October 28th, 2014 at 1:21 pm
The people's republic of Belle and Sebastian is on the move again, taking
its message of responsible pop music in a revolutionary age to lands far and
A little bit older, but no wiser, maturing like a fine wine ought to, our
love for music, and the chance to lay it on your tender ear, is not
We will pop you. - Stuart Murdoch
"The Party LIne" - from 'Girls In Peacetime Want To Dance', out January 19/20, 2015.
New North American dates in Boston, Toronto, Royal Oak, MI and Chicago have just been confirmed for next Spring, as well as 11 new shows in Wal… Read more
October 25th, 2014 at 8:16 am by
Today marks 10 years since the passing of John Peel, a man who opened the BBC radio airwaves for bands and artists outside the remit of the stations "regular" programming and opened the minds of thousands listening at home to sounds they otherwise may have never heard. One of the original BBC Radio 1 DJs, throughout his 5-decade spanning career he never showed no signs of slowing down and his influence on (the good part) of modern music is immeasurable.
As a small tribute to the many Matador bands who recorded a Peel Session over the years, we've compiled a selection of some of the sess… Read more
October 23rd, 2014 at 10:01 am
(print by: Nick van Hofwegen, the artist known as Young & Sick)
Announced earlier this morning, record of the month club Vinyl Me, Please has picked Perfume Genius' Too Bright as their November release.
“After the first listen, we were unanimous in wanting to run this record. It’s rare that we make a decision that quickly, but then it’s also rare that a record like this comes along.”
- Tyler Barstow, Vinyl Me, Please co-founder.
Along with an exclusive vinyl color, members will receive an album-inspired art print (shown above) as well as a custom mocktail recipe to fit the a… Read more
October 22nd, 2014 at 3:13 am by
(photo courtesy Michael Katzif / WNYC)
Live versions of "Speak To The Wild", "Detonation" and "Grace Lake", recorded at WNYC, New York, Monday October 20. … Read more