on Jun 17, 2009
After the success of the most recent Belle and Sebastian album, The Life Pursuit, band leader, main singer and songwriter Stuart Murdoch decided to take some time to pursue his dream of writing a rock musical scored for female singers. After auditioning dozens of talented vocalists from around the world via internet contests, he chose winners and, with all of the members of Belle and Sebastian backing him up, recorded this breathtaking record from one of most singular voices. Read More
BY Web Intern
on Jun 15, 2009
The indomitable Grace Jones is currently on tour. The impossibly glamorous, hell-raising performer is kicking ass and taking names all across Europe. She's even deigning to visit Hollywood for you west-coasters!
Reviewer David Taylor writes of her show: 'I can safely say that there aren't any other gigs I've witnessed when the highlight of the evening involved a 60-year-old semi-naked woman hula-hooping in a glittery cat mask' Need I say more? Tour dates after the jump. More info here. Read More
BY Web Intern
on Jun 12, 2009
Anjulie | Boom from Concord Music Group on Vimeo.
Anjulie is one of the artists selected for MTV's ''Freshman 5.'' That means she'll be spotlighted all over MTV for the next three months - right up until her debut album comes out on August 4. Be sure to check out her cool, artsy video for ''Boom'' (above), and if you're in New York or L.A. Read More