Wednesday Aug 27
Merchandise - After The End Album Review
Merchandise open their new album, After The End , with ' Corridor ' - a slow scintillating burner that shows the grand beauty of what they can do; slowly lulling you into their wallflower world, before 'Enemy' churns things up and sends you to choppier waters with Carson's salty vocals.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
WNYC-AM New York
It's hard to imagine a better indie-pop dream team than this: Grammy-winning producer Danger Mouse and singer-songwriter James Mercer , each of whom has made some of the most infectious songs of the past 10 years.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
The Rise Of Indie Streaming
Streaming music is a music lover's dream. We now have access to the work of a wide range of artists, either for free or for a small monthly fee.
Film School Rejects
'If I Stay' Review: What Happens When a Self-Absorbed Twat Makes a Meaningless Decision?
Mia is an outcast in her own family. We know this because she tells us via narration, but also because while her parents and younger brother like rock music her preferred jams are of the classical variety.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
The Pordland Mercury
Hands Across the Water
Y OU PROBABLY MISSED the first chapter of the Fourth Wall. Luckily, you're just in time for the second.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
The latest outpost of Jessica and Josh Bufford's restaurant empire, Dash, is dubbed a kitchen and carry, brought to you by the owners and creators of Toast and Estilo.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Mon Aug 11, 2014
The Pordland Mercury
Tonight in Music: Broken Bells, Portugal. The Man
BROKEN BELLS, CAYUCAS I wouldn't have guessed the world needed a second album from Broken Bells, the collaboration between the Shins' James Mercer and producer Danger Mouse, AKA Brian Burton.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Canadian band Metz at The Horn, St Albans
The band, from Toronto, are signed to Sub Pop Records who have had grunge bands Nirvana, Soundgarden, Fleet Foxes and The Shins on their books.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Luke Sital-Singh Announces New Ep 'Film Songs' Plus Streams New Track 'The Wrestler' [Listen]
Widely tipped to make a major breakthrough with his debut album 'The Fire Inside' which is out on August 18th on Parlophone, Luke Sital-Singh will build towards its release with the new EP 'Film Songs' which will be live exclusively on Spotify from July 21st.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Broken Bells to ring at the Moore | Concert Preview
Broken Bells, a collaborative effort from James Mercer and Grammy award-winning producer Danger Mouse , will be performing their sixties-influenced brand of electropop Sunday, Aug. 10, at the Moore Theatre in Seattle.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
They Want My Soul
Yonge-Dundas Square set at NXNE , which was as solid as we've come to expect from the stately Austin indie rockers but didn't offer much in the way of surprises or excitement.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Concert preview: Of Mice and James Mercer
As the Portland-based frontman of The Shins, he sings about rats on We Built A Raft and We Floated, a synthy fuzz-rock number from the band's indie-rock EP, Nature Bears a Vaccum .
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Former Fightstar man finds a happy position on second solo record
After previous stints as a boyband pin-up in Busted and a tormented frontman of power-emo troupe Fightstar, Charlie Simpson has now reinvented himself as a country-folk troubadour.