Hooray for Earth is a new band from New York that started up in Boston. Check them out at their site: http://hoorayforearth.net/
Here are some bands that they recommend: Read more
Most people probably won’t know who Maximum Balloon is. It’s David Sitek from TV On The Radio’s new side project. It’s a bit of a celebrity fest too. Karen O, David Byrne, members of TVOR as well as the man featured in this video, Theophilus London. Enjoy this groovy little song called Groove Me.
Mean Creek is a new band from Boston, Mass. They have a new 7″ just out and they are making waves in the indie circle in Boston. Check em out. Here is some music that they recommend: Read more
Karkwa was named the winner of the fifth annual Polaris Music Prize. This award, given to signify the best Canadian album of the year, was presented tonight at the gala ceremony held at CTV’s Concert Hall at the Masonic Temple in Toronto. In addition to bragging rights, Karkwa take home $20,000 for their album Les Chemins de Verre.
I was recommended the new Black Keys album, Brothers this past weekend and then came across this brilliant video for one of the tracks called Tighten Up. Hope you enjoy.
Heavy Young Heathens is an American alternative indie rock duo made up of brothers Aron and Robert Mardo. Here are some essential Indie albums that they recommend:
I haven’t written an editorial piece in a long time because I find myself spending at least 1-2 hours a day sifting through Music Emissions emails now. If you are a publicist you are probably hoping I read every single one of these emails that you send. Not a chance. I’m getting 50-75 emails a day about “Listen to my band” or “Check out this new single”.
Here are some tips to help us poor writers out who have to wade through shitty emails every day.
Tags: The Viking Song
Funny. Actually a really great song, LITERALLY!
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Mar 16, 2011 – Mar 20, 2011 – Austin, TX USA
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SonicBids is back again with SXSW, bringing indie bands a discount for their SXSW application…
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Well, well… its finally here. To alot of fans of Pop and Indie, one of the most anticipated releases of the year is the new Kings Of Leon album “Come Around Sundown”. Due to hit virtual and actual shelves next month, the radio attack begins next Monday…So what will be the song we may or not get tired of?
Not completely digging it…perhaps I’ll warm up to it, but off the surface, I certainly hope the rest of the new record more impressive