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DAVID BYRNE: NEW RELEASE / NEW NAME

by jerrison Back on December 14th, David Byrne announced through his digital newsletter that he had completed his long-awaited CD project with Fatboy Slim, producing “an upbeat series of songs” featuring a myriad of guest vocalists including Florence Welch, Sharon Jones, Cyndi Lauper, Sia, Santigold, and St. Vincent. The 22-track compilation is titled Here Lies Love and is a [...]

WILDBIRDS & PEACEDRUMS TOURING WITH ST. VINCENT

by lolli In what quickly has become my favorite concert pairing for early 2010, Swedish duo Wildbirds and Peacedrums will be touring with Annie Clark (St. Vincent) starting in early February. Above you can check out the video for “My Heart” — make sure to hold out until the three minute mark to truly appreciate Mariam [...]

ACOUSTIC ANNIE CLARK @ LA ROUTE DU ROCK

vid courtesey of grandcrew.com The inimatable Annie Clark plays a couple tracks for Grandcrew in between sets at the La Route Du Rock festival in Saint Malo, France. This vid features acoustic versions of two St. Vincent tracks “Actor Out Of Work” and “The Strangers.” Enjoy and see more fresh vids at Grandcrew.com

MUDDY TIMES @ ALL POINTS WEST

day 1 by pelly – day 2 & 3 by marc and eliza (photography by marc evan) All Points West is the best thing to happen in Jersey City, well, ever. With a solid lineup (most notably on Friday) and acts appealing to a range of demographics, Day 1 drew a surprisingly small crowd. I [...]

2009 BONNAROO WRAP-UP

by neil, alex, & muggs The weekend was a break from social convention, an immersion into music of the last 20 years, and a psychedelic adventure in Manchester, Tennessee.  An illustrious collection of Brooklyn indie rockers graced the Bonnaroo stages over the four day affair, with some surprise standouts. We’ve got band by band breakdowns [...]

QC MIXTAPE VOL. 37 (MAR 15 – 21)

by bmac Thanks in large part to a ridiculous Hype Filter, this week’s mixtape is like getting a present for no reason or celebrating a fake birthday (which can be extremely fun by the way) – Anyhow, here’s your literary piece of mimsy from the great Henry Kuttner before we drape you with mixtape goodness: [...]

QC TEXT COLLECTION VOL. 3

by rollie Cell phones are obviously “great” for information reasons, etc, etc. But I’m still pretty convinced they make everyone dumber. Cell phone monogamists that sit around texting aimlessly are usually a drag on the planet. Today we salute their random texts in the QC Text Collection. Our future is now and we sound like [...]

INDIE NEWS REEL

by paper boy Yesterday’s news included updates on St. Vincent, Conor Oberst, and Luaka Bop. We’ve pooled the main points of interest and laid them out for you after the jump. For some background music I wanted to leave you with a new signee of the Swedish label, Flora & Fauna. The band is called [...]

NOISE POP 2009

by phil miller Noise Pop Festival, the West Coast’s premiere independent celebration of music, film and art announced an additional set of headliners for the festival, now going into its 17th year. Stephen Malkmus, St. Vincent, Josh RItter, French Kicks, Ra Ra Riot , The Submarines and others will be joining previously announced headliners, Antony [...]