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With the release of their upcoming LP, Synthetica– out June 12th– Metric has revealed yet another track from the album.

The full story about LISTEN: Metric – “Speed The Collapse”

May 23rd, 2012 | Music, New Releases | Tags: , | No Comment
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Emerging from this same bastion of musical-creativity is the Afro-inspired, synth-pop powerhouse, Reptar. If you thought to yourself, “what the hell happened to MGMT on that second album?” (HEY! I like psychedelic turns), or you really enjoy Vampire Weekend, then they are perfect for you.

The full story about ALBUM REVIEW: Reptar ‘Body Faucet’

May 23rd, 2012 | Music, Reviews | Tags: , | No Comment

For the first part of summer, the XX will be playing festivals across Europe, but once late July and August hits, they’ll be shaking up the U.S. for a short round of dates.

The full story about The XX Announce US Tour Dates

May 22nd, 2012 | Music, Tour Dates | Tags: , | No Comment
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This video seriously makes me love Florence and The Machine ten times more, maybe it’s their silliness, maybe it’s the animal costumes.

The full story about WATCH: Florence and The Machine Cover The Talking Heads

The Afghan Whigs are back, after five years of absence, with a cover of Marie “Queenie” Lyons’ “See And Don’t See.”

The full story about FREE DOWNLOAD: The Afghan Whigs – “See And Don’t See”

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The Los Angeles based indie band, Saint Motel, unleashed the lead single for their debut album, Voyeur– out July 10th via On The Records.

The full story about LISTEN: Saint Motel – “1997″

POP ETC (the band formerly known as the Morning Benders) have released the lead single off their self-titled debut album.

The full story about LISTEN: POP ETC – “Keep It For Your Own”

May 16th, 2012 | Music, New Releases | Tags: , | No Comment

Two students– Jorge Ribeiro and José Tornada– majoring in journalism, and architecture dropped out of college to live in a tent, on the beach; that’s how LEAGUE began. That primal experience served as a huge influence, where they managed to mix modern-urban sonority, establishing a connection between two distinct worlds. LEAGUE is based out of Los Angeles and London. They describe […]

The full story about Music You Should Know: LEAGUE