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Miniature Tigers Offer Free MP3 Download and Announce Headling Tour Dates

Photo: Brandon Lee With some cooing lazy vocals driven by a fun Tetris-like electro beat, New York indie rockers, Miniature Tigers are about to explode with their new album “Fortress.” With the album coming at you July 27 by way of Modern Art Records, the boys are offering up a free download of their teaser […]

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Sigur Ros Front-man, Jónsi to Releases Solo album “Go” – FREE MP3 Dowload

Looks like Sigur Ros,’ Jónsi Birgisson has been keeping busy this year with all sorts of projects. First he started an ethereal ambient collaboration with his boyfriend Alex Sommers titled Jónsi & Alex. Now the Icelandic talent, know for his use of a cello bow on guitar and his enchanting falsetto is going solo. Jónsi […]

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The Aliens’ (Featuring Ex-Beta Band Members) Release “Sitting On A Toadstool”, FREE Non-Album Track!

The Aliens’ (Featuring Ex-Beta Band Members) Release “Sitting On A Toadstool”, FREE Non-Album track! The Aliens’ (Featuring Ex-Beta Band Members) are about to release their delightful new LP “Luna” this Oct. 20. off Birdman Records. I’ve been listening to all 13 songs and 70 splendid minutes of “Luna” for the past couple months and can’t […]

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Don't Knock it Till I Rock It! New Album Releases!

This week brings us a slew of fresh tunes. Check out what’s hot and what’s not! “Live From Home” by Shudder to Think Apparently its been more than 20 years since Shudder to Think released their first single. I can honestly say I’ve never listened to this band hailing from the post-hardcore days of punk. […]

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“Popular Songs” by Yo La Tengo – Album Review

Transcending colorful fields of musical genres, don’t expect to hear an album full of the same indie pop and melodic hooks that Yo La Tengo has put out in the past. As their twelfth studio album, Yo La Tengo has stepped it up a huge notch and has dropped jaws in all the best ways […]

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Sunset Rubdown Tour Dates for US and Europe Announced!

Tour time! From Europe to the US, looks like Canada’s Sunset Rubdown is about to embark on a jam-packed tour. Fresh off the press with their storybook-like new album “Dragonslayer,” Sunset Rubdown will be touring with both the Elfin Saddle and the Witchies. Pick your dates wisely, this will be a gig you won’t want to […]

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“Dragonslayer” by Sunset Rubdown – Album Review

“Dragonslayer” by Sunset Rubdown – Wolf Parades’s co-frontmant/keyboardist, Spencer Krug has been keeping his musical pallet full with a colorful variety of bands. From the more widely known Wolf Parade, to Swan Lake, and Frog Eyes, his most active side project Sunset Rubdown has put out its fourth album “Dragon Slayer.” With his unique voice, […]

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“Kitsune Maison 7” by Various Artists – Album Review

“Kitsune Maison 7” by Various Artists– The latest compilation from the French techno label features remixes of Phoenix, Autokratz, La Roux, and more. I love listening to music in different languages, especially when it doesn’t come off as some joke for pure amusement. Naturally I love track three, a remix of Phoenix’s “Lisztomania” (CLASSIXX Version). […]

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“Solid Bond” by CIV Album Review

“Solid Bond” by CIV – Need something hard, fast and loud that takes you back to the days when punk was a blur and not some candy coated pop tart? Well it’s not quite Max Fish and CBGB’s blurry, but for circa 95′ CIV was still one of the most legit punk bands out there […]

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Gossip – “Music for Men” Album Review

Hot damn! Looks like the Gossip teamed up with acclaimed producer Rick Rubin for their fourth album “Music For Men.” The album exudes a fun mix of discos beats, not too heavy on the electro, with a healthy punk presence. If “Fame” were to be brought back to the big screen (which I think it […]

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