Tag Archives: regina spektor

FULL RELEASE: 6/23

by qc staff There’s a lot of aging rock stars in this week’s Full Release. From the still-cooler-than-you Dinosaur Jr., who release their second album since reforming two years ago, to the most recent releases from Tortoise and The Mars Volta. Even the most recent Sunset Rubdown album is beginning to sound like the work [...]

PERFECT PROBLEM: REGINA VS METRIC ON 6/17

alex p. This week I realized the horrible coincidence of Regina Spektor and Metric playing on the very same evening in Manhattan. It’s yet to be confirmed if Regina will play any added NYC dates which has led me into one of the world’s greatest quandaries: Regina Spektor or Emily Haines. I figure the only [...]

INDIE NEWS REEL: APRIL 15TH

by charles poladian Great start to the week, with the not-so secret Yeah Yeah Yeahs show at Santos and The Dead Weather hitting Bowery Ballroom. The end of the week promises big things too, with Coachella, a festival you may have heard of. We get this week’s indie news reel rolling after the jump.. Artist: [...]

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 [...]

SHAZAM MIX VOL. 2

by bmac I told my friend I was posting another Shazam mix today and he said “you mean like that terrible Shaq movie?” I didn’t really know how to respond. The kid’s a little off. I mean…Kazaam (not Shazam) was an AWESOME movie. I’ve had some time to build up a nice list on my [...]

MP3 OF THE DAY: MONDAY 8/11

by scribbles Mondays are always rough when you’re coming down from an amazing weekend. I’m not talking about being hung over. That should only be annoying until lunch time, so suck it up lightweight. I’m talking about amazing road trips with friends or seeing concerts that really move you. Things that are so unbelievably sweet [...]

QC INTERVIEW: ELODIEO

by ryan rosewater Quiet Color: Your bio states that you were neighbors with the Eiffel family in Paris. Can you tell me a little more about them and that relationship? And were they descendants of Eiffel Tower architect Gustave Eiffel? ElodieO: Actually my parents were very good friends with the Grandson of Gustave Eiffel. Basically [...]

QC MIXTAPE VOL. 2 (JUNE 29 – JULY 5)

by bmac In case you missed the first installment of the QC Mixtape series, our plan is to release all of the mp3s we showcase during each week in one glorious Sunday post. Check out the jams from last week. As always you can stream/download the songs separately, or grab them all at once using [...]