Tag Archives: Sleigh Bells

CATCHING UP W/ SLEIGH BELLS @ SOUTHBOUND

by pelly (photos by stuart sevastos) Australia in the summer is pretty nonstop, blurry, and a sh*tload of fun. That description would fit Southbound Festival in Busselton, Western Australia and it works for power duo Sleigh Bells. We caught up with Derek from the band, amidst the 3-day fest down under which also featured hometown [...]

2010 (TOP 10)

by qc staff Check out Quiet Color’s staff picks for the ten best albums of the year. We’ve provided you with some thoughts (after the jump) on each record that made the QC cut, plus a “best of” mixtape for you to jam to. Enjoy!

THE SOFT PACK, SLEIGH BELLS: HIT OZ

by pelly The 16-hour flight from L.A. to Sydney can be extremely entertaining (especially if you fly on Virgin), but after watching your third movie in a row, you start thinking “this trip better be worth it.” With shows booked at the Falls Festival, Southbound, and Sunset Sounds, yank bands Sleigh Bells and The Soft [...]

FREE MORAL AGENTS ADDED TO QC’S ANTI-CMJ

by rex hilliard The tradition continues. After the success of last year’s QC Anti-CMJ party which featured break out performances by Sleigh Bells and Surfer Blood, we’ve decided to host a loft party throw down next Friday, 10/22 at Kisses Loft on North 6 Street in Willie B. Free Moral Agents (Isaiah Ikey Owens of [...]

SLEIGH BELLS – “TELL ‘EM”

by kevin diamond Just a quick post to let you know that Sleigh Bells have released the first single from upcoming debut album TREATS. The album comes out May 11th on M.I.A.’s Neet label. May 11th is also the night of Sleigh Bells’ show at Ridgewood Temple. That show include up-and-comers CULTS and The Sundelles. [...]

SXSW: DAY TWO

by kevin diamond Next year, I’m training for at least two weeks before I get to SXSW. It’s been an exhausting week and it’s only been two days. Lots of standing around, lots of drinking in the hot sun, lots of walking back and forth between venues. It’s been a blast, but it’s also been [...]

WHAT DEFINED YOUR 09?

by QC staff Well, hello there. How’ve you been? How was the year? What did you do? Who did you see? Why did you make the decisions you made? Did they turn out well? Did your mistakes become happy accidents? Did you hear that song? You know which one. Wasn’t it great? How about that [...]

QUIET COLOR ON BREAKTHRU RADIO

by staff Quiet Color is this week’s “Blogger of the Week” on BreakThru Radio which means Alex and Kevin got the chance to put together their own radio play list while answering some interview questions about the site. It very well might change your life, so check out the QC edition of Break Thru Radio’s: [...]

A VERY QC THANKSGIVING

by staff We asked around the office today to see what we were thankful for this year, and we’d like to share it with you. One note: the one thing we’re all thankful for is YOU! our readers. Thanks for being loyal and awesome. We’ll be back with more posts soon. Artist: Mika Miko Song: [...]

WKND SHOUT OUT: KAP BAMBINO @ WEBSTER

by wichita stait While one of our favorite acts Sleigh Bells also played this show, they’ve gotten enough press to carry them through X-mas so I wanna focus my props on Kap Bambino for a moment. After a quick sampling of their myspace tracks and a few potent remixes from the blogosphere, I went in [...]