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WIN AN iPAD AND FREE TIX TO NORTHSIDE FEST

by laura Northside Fest is around the corner and thankfully this year it’s not on the same weekend as Bonnaroo! That means QC we’ll be there to take in the sites and sounds of L Magazine’s awesome Willie B music festival that takes over the neighborhood from Thursday 6/24 – Sunday 6/27. Liars, Real Estate, [...]

MTYMX: A REFLECTION

by kevin diamond Much has been written about this past week’s Todd P Currated MTYMX Festival in Monterrey, Mexico. Some things fair, some unfair. I thought I’d take a moment, as someone who was personally involved in the festival, to express a few of my thoughts about the matter. Artist: Dan Deacon Song: Of The [...]

INDIE NEWS REEL: RACING STARS

by charles poladian So it’s that time again. I know what you’re thinking: what now? Well, it’s near the end of the year and near the end of the decade, so it’s all about the list. What’s the best toy to get, what’s the best album of 2009, what’s the best album of the first [...]

SUPER VOLUNTEER POSTER BOY

by roloc tieuq Dan Keezer hadn’t made a concert poster since 2005 before constructing his most recent design which I came across and purchased at a local show last week. The experience now serves as a reminder of all the talented individuals that must fend for themselves in the art jungle of Nyc. Keezer works [...]

LIARS @ MCCARREN POOL

by kevin diamond (photos by mel mccue) Indie bands seem to name themselves in groups, much the way summer blockbusters appear in pairs. For every Dante’s Peak, there is a Volcano. For every Armageddon, there is a Deep Impact. With indie acts, you get Wolf Parade, Patrick Wolf, Wolf Eyes, and AIDS wolf. Or bands [...]