Tag Archives: broken social scene

QUIET COLOR INTERVIEW: RACHEL GOODRICH

by tatis (pics by yvette labov & heather boone) I’ve been wanting to spotlight Rachel Goodrich for a while now. She’s the strong hold of the Miami indie scene and a relatively hidden treasure. A step ahead of the ukulele phenomenon, she’ll be bringing her unique vocals and charming performances to SXSW this year. This [...]

RING IN THE NEW YEAR WITH BSS & METRIC

by rock s. So it sucks for most of us that this party is in Canada but it’s a fun party prospect regardless.. Brendan Canning and Kevin Drew of Broken Social Scene along with Jimmy Shaw of Metric are hosting a dance party on New Years Eve at the Phoenix Concert Theatre in Toronto. No [...]

CMJ DAY FOUR: BROKEN

by kevin diamond Last night I saw Broken Social Scene. I can’t hear out of my right ear. I hope that passes. I’m going to write this review in fragments, because that’s how I think right now, and cause it’s, like, BROKEN, get it?! Like a social scene!? Just go with me on this one. [...]

CMJ DAY 3: TWO ROADS DIVERGED

by kevin For Day 3 of CMJ I took my own path, exploring the anti-CMJ faction of this week-long fest. Like all good festivals, sometimes the best shows can be found on the fringes. And no one knows how to master the fringe like Todd P. You should be familiar with Mr. P by now [...]

CMJ MUSIC MARATHON WARM UP

by eliza The CMJ Music Marathon & Film Festival kicks off tomorrow, and QC will be all over that shit. For the next four days, K.D. and I will be hitting up an assload of mixers, showcases, and late night dj sets, High on the must-see list are Passion Pit, Fiasco, Scouting For Girls, Madlib, [...]

QC MIXTAPE VOL. 5 (JULY 20-26)

by bmac Damn this week’s mixtape is a beast! A good balance of upbeat and slow jams. Throw this in a playlist and make Monday your bitch. Get em’ all at once – QC Mixtape 5.zip

A DAY IN THE LIFE OF SIREN MUSIC FESTIVAL

by kevin diamond (photographs by mel mccue) Coney Island hot dogs stored safely in belly, with a cold beer to keep them chilled, I advanced on the Main Stage at approximately 3:00 PM eastern standard time. The band about to play was The Dodos. 7 Hours later, full of beer and piss, feet hurting, body [...]

BONNAROO ENDS

by allison v Itís officially over. Monday marks the day when the Bonnaroo staff makes all the campers leave the campgrounds and end their weekend of fun and festivity. Sunday was the actual last day of concerts. Allison Krauss and Robert Plant graced the main stage as the last headliner of the festival. Their show [...]

QC @ BONNAROO SATURDAY – KANYE BOMBS

by allison v Today is Sunday, marking the last day of the festival. Iím overwhelmed with sadness that another Bonnaroo has come and is about to leave again, but I am very ready to get home, especially since I had absolutely no sleep last night, all thanks to Kanye West.

JASON COLLETT @ THE MERCURY LOUNGE 4.10.08

by kristen b I must be honest and admit, the Mercury Lounge is not my favorite venue (although, in comparison to its competitors, their draught beer selection is quite nice and reasonably priced, cheers for that). Which can be a shame, because the place hosts some great up and coming acts. Even some of my [...]