Monthly Archives: September 2010

STREAM SUFJAN STEVENS: THE AGE OF ADZ

by lola Sufjan Stevens has already dropped a stellar EP this year in the form of All Delighted People, but he still has more in store for the musically inclined population. His full length The Age Of Adz is set for release on October 12th, but until then you can stream it in its entirity [...]

QC PRESENTS: GUNFIGHT! @ KISSES LOFT FAREWELL

by rexxy This Saturday will undoubtedly play host to a raucous affair at the infamous Kisses Loft on N. 6th Street in Williamsburg. GunFight! will join Shark? for a fittingly epic punctuation to an era at the longstanding Brooklyn party space. Named Kisses for inhabiting the expanse above the bar formerly known as Hugz, Saturday [...]

DINOSAUR FEATHERS / THE RADIO DEPT / PLANET RUMP

by romer ► Island indie rockers Dinosaur Feathers were showcased by Daytrotter this week, combining for four beautiful recordings, including personal favorites “Parallel July” and “Fantasy Memorial.” Check out the full session and the beautiful portrait of front man Greg here. Artist: Dinosaur Feathers Song: Fantasy Memorial .. ► The Radio Dept have a knack [...]

CROCODILES IN BROOKLYN

by louie Here’s a reminder that the Crocodiles come into town for two shows next week, one on 9/22 at Mercury Lounge and another on 9/24 at Glasslands in Willie B. They have an instrumental EP out and a new video for the track “Hearts Of Love,” (see above) shot on EL Matador beach in [...]

AFROCUBISM OUT 10/19

by chico The original batch of musicians behind 1997′s Buena Vista Social Club have reassembled for a recording session entitled Afrocubism. The album is out on October 19th and is sure to be a valiant compilation of sound for those who cherish authentic music from the nations of Mali and Cuba. Check out this mini [...]

PHANTOGRAM / SCHOOL OF SEVEN BELLS REMIX

by rook thompson Phantogram and School of Seven Bells teamed up for a remix of “I L U” which will appear on SVIIB’s Heart Is Strange digital EP coming out on Sept 14. School of Seven Bells also did an installment of The Guest Apartment for Baeble Music, which you can watch here. Meanwhile, Phantogram [...]

LEMONADE SERENADES

by poe ► It’s always nice to have an excuse to post some sweet songs. Thankfully I’ve come across some sugary and thoughtful tracks in recent weeks, so now it’s time to share. Up first is “At Last” by The Dø. Founded in Paris in 2005, the band lists themselves as a French and Finnish [...]

MUSICFEST NW INVADES PORTLAND

by chelsea mannella I moved blindly from Miami to Portland about 11 days ago. I started law school 10 days ago. I’ve barely had time to breathe, let alone truly explore this city and its diverse set of characters that I’ve heard so much about (zoo bombers?).  Fortunately for me, and the greater Pacific Northwest, [...]