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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!

QC MIXTAPE VOL. 70

by staff Pop Out Player I, not events, have the power to make me happy or unhappy today. I can choose which it shall be. Yesterday is dead, tomorrow hasn’t arrived yet. I have just one day, today, and I’m going to be happy in it. ► Groucho Marx Get all the tracks in a [...]

MEMORY TAPES: BICYCLE

by ted Memory Tapes will be playing a number of tour dates this summer including the BK Vegan Showcase at Northside Fest. Twin Sister and DOM join them for that show, which takes place at Music Hall of Williamsburg on Saturday, June 26th. Here’s there new video for the track “Bicycle.”

WIN AN iPAD AND FREE TIX TO NORTHSIDE FEST

by laura Northside Fest is around the corner and thankfully this year it’s not on the same weekend as Bonnaroo! That means QC we’ll be there to take in the sites and sounds of L Magazine’s awesome Willie B music festival that takes over the neighborhood from Thursday 6/24 – Sunday 6/27. Liars, Real Estate, [...]

QC MIXTAPE VOL. 69

by fast eddie Pop Out Player To cause the face to appear in a mass of flame make use of the following: mix together thoroughly petroleum, lard, mutton tallow and quick lime. Distill this over a charcoal fire, and the liquid which results can be burned on the face without harm. ► Harry Houdini Get [...]

WEDNESDAY MINI-MIX

by brautty WE WERE THE ELEVEN O’CLOCK NEWS by Richard Brauitgan We were the eleven o’clock news because while the rest of the world was going to hell we made love. Artist: Twin Sister Song: Milk & Honey Artist: The Hood Internet Song: Nuthin’ But A Journal Thang Artist: Public Enemy Song: Don’t Believe the [...]

MEDIA GALLERY: TUNE-YARDS @ BOWERY BALLROM

vids and photos by kate maxwell Merrill Garbus aka Tune-Yards played an inspired set on Friday night with her parents in attendance at Bowery Ballroom. Sharing the bill were Twin Sister, Zola Jesus, and headliner Xiu Xiu, but Tune-Yards clearly stole the show. Bassist Nate Brenner is the perfect compliment to Garbus’ voice which bellowed [...]

TWIN SISTER GIVE IT UP FOR FREE

by kevin diamond Pre-empting their inclusion in L Magazine’s annual “8 Bands to Watch in NYC” feature, which came out today, Twin Sister graced the internet yesterday with a gift. For the next two weeks, you can download, free of charge, the entirety of their new EP, Color Your Life. It’s a quick study in [...]

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 [...]

MID-WEEK MUSIC MIX

by judy denchenstein ► With the World Cup going down in June, it’s a good time to highlight South African music. Duncan Brooker and Francis Gooding successfully compiled an album of classic South African music from the 60′s and 70′s. Next Stop … Soweto is already out digitally and hits stores on March 2nd. This [...]