Category » Music Stuff

Chairlift on tour!

BY Lisa in Music Stuff

            Yeah, you've heard their ridiculously catchy tune 'Bruises' on that iPod commercial but seriously, this Brooklyn-based trio is so much more than that. I caught their show at the Williamsburg Music Hall awhile back when they opened for Yeasayer (LOVE!) and it says a lot when the first band draws as big a crowd as the headliner. Go catch them on their new tour that kicks off this week (click here for dates), especially ... Read More

In the mix

BY Dawn in Music Stuff

While doing a little early Spring cleaning, i unearthed 3 converse shoeboxes of old mixtapes. Some probably haven't been listened to in over 10 years. Most are covered with various stickers, magazine cut outs, and sparkley nail polish. A lot are from ex boyfriends and bff's, (so bittersweetly nostaligic), one was a homemade demo from my very shortlived surf rock band, The Shortwaves (fact!), and others were random mixes I made for trips and specific bus rides. I ... Read More

Too Cute!

BY Callie in Music Stuff

New Lady Sov video! Lady Sovereign - So Human I love that crazy block necklace she is wearing. I think this is my fav song off the album. Check out my interview with her in the April/May issue of BUST coming ... Read More
In anticipation for their upcoming album, It's Blitz!, the Yeah Yeah Yeahs have released a brand new track, Zero, and it's available for streaming on their myspace! According to the band, the new record is way more experimental than previous releases. I'm willing to bet it's going to be another outstanding production from one of our favorite rock bands. Let the countdown ... Read More

Pre-Order Serge!

BY Web Intern in Music Stuff

For the first time in America, Mr. Gainsbourg's masterpiece Histoire de Melody Nelson is being released! Recorded in 1971 with the help of his uber-sexy muse Jane Birkin, this remastered work comes with all sorts of goodies, including a Q&A interview and the albums original artwork. This is a serious piece of music history, I am definitely putting my name on the pre-order list and you can too by going here! You're ... Read More