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SXSW announced Initial Lineup

October 22, 2014

The mega festival is still about 5 months away but you can already get excited for SXSW. They recently announced a few of the performers for this years fest. Some of the notable acts are Jessie Ware, Courtney Barnett, Thee Oh Sees, Twin Peaks, and Alvvays. The festival runs from Mar. 17th to 22nd.

Bronx Obama Features Will Butler’s Music

October 22, 2014

The new documentary about Louis Ortiz, a guy who’s job is being a Barack Obama impersonator. The doc will feature music from Arcade Fire’s Will Butler. You can catch the premiere on Showtime on October 30th.

Haim Covers Fleetwood Mac

October 7, 2014

In a recent interview for The New York Times’ T Magazine, Haim was joined by Stevie Nicks. Nicks gave the group advice about life and fame and later recorded a cover of Fleetwood Mac’s classic “Rhiannon” at her home in LA.
Check it out here.

Caribou Shares “Our Love” Video

October 7, 2014

The new video is for the title track from their latest album, which is out now via Merge. Check out the video below and listen to Graffiti all week long as Our Love is our Featured Album of the week.


Stream New Album from SBTRKT

October 1, 2014

The album is set to be released Oct. 7th, but you can stream it now via SBTRKT’s website The album features Ezra Koenig, Warpaint, Jessie Ware and many more.

Cloud Nothing Shares New

October 1, 2014

The video is for their track “Now Hear In” from their latest album Here and Nowhere Else. The video is kind of weird and trippy but the song is great!


Ty Segall Covers Bowie on David Bowie Day

September 25, 2014

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel did one of the coolest things the other day, he declaired Sept. 23rd “David Bowie Day.” Ty Segall also happened to be playing a show in Chicago that same night. So he decided to perform a medley of David Bowie songs.


Tweedy play Album Release Show in Brooklyn

September 25, 2014

On the heels of the release of their new album Sukierae, the father-son duo played a release show at the Brooklyn Academy of Music. They played some of the songs from the new album with their touring band and Jeff Tweedy also played some songs from the Wilco and Uncle Tupelo catalog.


New Pornographers Drummer Quits

September 16, 2014

Kurt Dahle, one of the founding members of the group has parted ways with the New Pornographers. The band announced the news via Facebook:
“Kurt Dahle is leaving the New Pornographers. It has been a great 15 years playing with an amazing drummer, singer and performer. We wish him the best.
Everything is still full steam ahead with the band and we look forward to continued rocking and singing of songs.”


Panda Bear teases New Album

September 16, 2014

Animal Collective’s Noah Lennox aka Panda Bear recently played some new music at a show in Austin, TX. Lennox has been hinting at a new album titled Panda Bear Meets the Grim Reaper. You can listen to the full set here:


Jack White shares New Video

September 12, 2014

The new video is for White’s Lazaretto track “Would You Fight for My Love?” The video features a well groomed Jack White hanging out at the bar of Denver’s Oxford Hotel.


Thee Oh Sees Announce Fall Tour

September 12, 2014

The tour is in support of their latest album Drop. They will be traveling all over North America during the months of November and December. Thee Oh Sees will be in Philly at Underground Arts on Nov. 17th.

Mac DeMarco introduces New Guitarist in Music Video

September 12, 2014

DeMarco shared the new video of a cover of Herb Alpert’s “This Guy’s In Love With You.” In the video he introduces his new guitarist, Andrew Charles White. The hilarious video features White wearing an “I Love NY” shirt while exploring the Big Apple.


The Replacements performed on Fallon

September 10, 2014

The group performed on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon, nearly 30 years after being banned from Saturday Night Live. The band performed their Pleased to Meet Me classic “Alex Chilton”.

Interpol performs on Letterman

September 10, 2014

They performed “All The Rage Back Home” from their latest album El Pintor.


Deerhoof releasing new LP and Touring

September 10, 2014

The San Francisco based band are gearing up to release their latest LP La Isla Bonita on November 4th. They will also be kicking off their tour with a 3-night run in NYC Nov. 4th, 5th and 6th. You can catch Deerhoof in Philly on 11/9 with White Reaper and Cibo Matto.

Is FOX making a show about Weezer’s Rivers Cuomo?

September 2, 2014

Rivers Cuomo is working on a new solo album (Everything Will Be Alright in the End is out October 7) but that isn’t what everyone has been talking about. Cuomo is the subject of a new comedy series Fox is working on called “DeTour”, which is about a Thirty-something rockstar who walks away from music to go back to college. Cuomo did the same thing when he left music to attend Harvard. Rivers said the project is still in the early stages.

Broken Bells Share New Video

September 2, 2014

They shared the new video for “Control” from this year’s After The Disco album.




Black Keys’ Patrick Carney wrote theme song for Netflix Series

September 2, 2014

The new Netflix original series is a cartoon about a washed up actor who is a horse. It features Will Arnett, Alison Brie, Amy Sedaris, and Aaron Paul all adding their voice to some of the characters in the series.

Interpol announces Album Release Performance

August 20, 2014

Interpol’s latest album, El Pintor is set to be released Sept. 9th via Matador. Recently, the band announced an album release performance at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York. The performance will take place on Sept. 2nd in the museums Temple of Dendur, an ancient Egyptian structure that dates back to the reign of Augustus Caesar.

The War on Drugs Share New Video

August 20, 2014

They shared the new video for “Under the Pressure” from their latest album Lost in the Dream, which many say is one of the best albums of the year.


PJ Harvey to Receive an Honorary Degree

August 20, 2014

The singer will receive an honorary degree from Goldsmiths, University of London. Harvey joins a prestigious group of architects, human rights leaders, poets, and a very small group of musicians that have shared this accolade.

St. Vincent is bandleader for Late Night

August 13, 2014

All week long, Annie Clark aka St. Vincent will be filling in for the usual 8G bandleader Fred Armisen on Late Night with Seth Meyers. Last night Strand of Oaks was the musical guest and they performed “Shut In.”

FKA Twigs announced Tour

August 13, 2014

The international tour is in support of her latest album LP1. She will be in DC on 11/06 and in Philly at Union Transfer on 11/07