Tag Archives: matt and kim

WHEN INDIE GOES COMMERCIAL

by liz levine At risk of appearing pretentious, it’s not difficult to admit that new music can be more fun to listen to when it’s obscure, when one discovers not a ubiquitous, studio-slick act, but rather has a more personal encounter: a sincere recommendation from a friend, a random band caught late night at a [...]

INDIE NEWS REEL: 6/17

by charles poladian What is good party people? So, I hear the rumor on the streets is that young cats, like myself and you, loyal reader, dig festivals. Well, if that’s the case, we must have died and gone to heaven last weekend. You had Bonnaroo for those who seriously wanted to party and Northside [...]

BOWERY DOUBLE HEADER + ALTERNATIVES

by mays hayes Next Monday’s Andrew Bird concert not withstanding, Manhattan’s Bowery Ballroom is hosting two of January’s biggest shows over the next 48 hours. Animal Collective will wrap up the second show of their NYC back-to-back tonight and the venue will host the Regina Spektor/Ra Ra Riot benefit for Planned Parenthood on Thursday. Since [...]

MATT & KIM VS. DIZZY RASCAL

by andre pompton sadfsddddddddddddddddddddd This isn’t a competition it’s a face-off of two more solid concert vids from the people at baeable music. Check out Matt & Kim marching at Mccarren or Dizzy grindin’ it out at Webster Hall. Nasty stuff. Go to baeble for more shows or to buy stuff.

THE BREEDERS @ MCCARREN POOL

by Kevin Diamond The Breeders have held a special place in my heart, like, forever. The Pixies were a cultural touchstone for so many people. But by the time I reached my Pixies Maturity (aprox. Age 13-15) they had been broken up for 5 years. All I had left to look foreword to were Frank [...]