NC band, Flagship dock for a residency at The Chapel before setting sail for UK
You have one last chance to catch North Carolina band, Flagship at The Chapel tomorrow night and you won't want to miss it.
Wednesday Aug 27
The Pordland Mercury
Up & Coming
JACK WHITE, CURTIS HARDING To say that Lazaretto , Jack White's second solo album, is the best thing he's done since the White Stripes will sound like high praise to those charmed by the busman's holiday twofer of the Raconteurs and Dead Weather, but lyrics don't get much worse than "I've got a rabbit, it likes to hop/I've got a girl and she likes ... (more)
Wednesday Aug 27
The Georgia Straight
Avey Tare's Slasher Flicks cuts deeper
Have you ever woken up in the middle of the night to find Avey Tare's Slasher Flicks standing at the foot of your bed? of both Animal Collective and his solo career, Dave Portner has been thinking about striking another goal off his do-before-you-die list.
Los Angeles trio Ssleaze push a strident strain of synth punk, aggro vocals and all.
When bands past their pop prime use crowdfunding to keep going
Amanda Palmer famously raised over a million dollars with her controversial Kickstarter campaign and Animal Collective 's Deakin never delivered the promised incentives to fans after raising over $25,000.
Avey Tarea s Slasher Flicks Coming To Catalyst
It's been two years since Animal Collective's last album, Centipede HZ , but singer and multi-instrumentalist Avey Tare has used his free time to ratchet up that record's tense vibe.
Future Islands are the undisputed champions of indie rock
Far too many words have been written about the idiocy of "indie rock" as a genre, but most would concede to the term's utility in defining acts as varied as Vampire Weekend and Deerhunter over the past decade or so.