Tag Archives: the knife

QC INTERVIEW: JENNY WILSON

by christos mountzouros Recently Christos got to sit down with one of his musical icons, Jenny Wilson. Her breadth of work and constant evolution has made her one of the more interesting and often mysterious figures in the music scene. Well known for her work with The Knife, Jenny has had a successful solo career [...]

JENNY WILSON’S SOLO SUCCESS

by rick casey After devoting her talents to the Knife’s amazing catalog and no doubt contributing to their success on the album Deep Cuts, Swedish singer Jenny Wilson released her second full-length solo album earlier this year. Despite some blog buzz, a fair share of Brooklynites still haven’t heard of her. Hardships! is an emotive [...]

QC MIXTAPE VOL. 38 (MAR 22 – 28)

by lee harvey Here’s another stellar and eclectic mixtape for ya’ while we continue to bide our time. This week’s literary passage is an excerpt from Samuel Becketts’ Waiting For Godot. Forever relevant, the play has stuck with me since I first saw it as a child. Here’s a classic line from Pozzo: Have you [...]

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 [...]

KARIN FROM THE KNIFE IS FEVER RAY

by flip Karin Dreijer Andersson of The Knife becomes Fever Ray for her debut solo release due out in physical form March 24th on Mute Records. The album’s first single “If I Had A Heart” will be released digitally on December 16th but you can check it out now on her Myspace. It’s a trippy [...]

“RITES OF AKKADIA” PERFORMANCE W/ BELLME

by miles skipworth A culture explosion hits the lower east side on Friday night. The Neighbor of the Beast Party kicks off at 107 Suffolk St. otherwise known as the Clemente Soto Velez Cultural Center. Witness a night of performance art and music by Cosmicide (Brandon Curtis and Josh Garza of The Secret Machines), Preacher, [...]