Monday Nov 25
The Washington Post
Calder Quarteta s impressive nuances shine at Phillips
Okay, so when did string quartets start getting so hip? The ultra-cool Brooklyn Rider quartet was in town Saturday night, and on Sunday afternoon the equally adventurous Calder Quartet - which has teamed up with rock bands like The National and the Dirty Projectors, and been featured on both Letterman and Conan - put on a high-octane performance at ... (more)
Solange shares new song 'Cash In' - listen
Solange has released a brand new song, 'Cash In'. Scroll down to listen to the track, produced by Solange and Tim Anderson, and which features on the 'Saint Heron' compilation, the first release on Solange's own Saint Records label.
Stream Unknown Mortal Orchestra Blue Record EP
Portland/Kiwi combo Unknown Mortal Orchestra's follow up to January's sophomore set II is an acoustic EP called Blue Record .
Dirty Projectors - "Impregnable Question" Video
Just as Swing Lo Magellan was a folk album with the surreal little touches that Dirty Projectors bring to all their music, their Adam Newport-Berra-directed video for "Impregnable Question" is sweet, pastoral, and just a little bit strange.
The Village Voice
Baby DJ School Isn't as Ridiculous as It Sounds
'Let's say we're DJing at a party and everyone's getting bored, and you need to pick it back up," says musician and teacher Natalie Elizabeth Weiss - a recent fellow with the Brooklyn Philharmonic who has shared a stage with LCD Soundsystem and the Dirty Projectors.