For those who do not know, Nigerian born, Seun Kuti, is an incredibly talented afrobeat musician. Along with the Egypt 80 band, Kuti travels the world playing to a variety of audiences. In May, Kuti released the album A Long Way To The Beginning on Knitting Factory Records with the help of producers Brian Eno(…)
Warpaint’s video for “Disco//Very – Keep It Healthy” is eight minutes of all things rad, including skateboards and dancing Warpaint girls. The video moves from a troupe of dancing girls in the middle of the road to a nighttime skate session. The L.A.-based indie rock outfit will get the dance party going 5/2 with James(…)
If you were part of the three-night STRFKR party, it doesn’t matter if your 2013 sucked. Neumos and Fresh From the Farm bring you the countdown the cheers and the first song played in 2014 “Malmo.” A big thanks to STRFKR for kicking off the 2014 in a kick-ass way.
Felix Martin and fellow Hot Chip band mate Al Doyle (also guitarist for the former LCD Soundsystem) have spent innumerable hours together on the road touring and playing concerts at impressive venues across the US. In September of 2012 they played a sold out concert at the Paramount in Seattle, but now they’re coming back(…)
If you were wise and lucky then you attended Thursday night’s Thao and the Get Down Stay Down‘s sold out Neumos performance. The showroom was packed to the gills with a generally homogenous audience sporting striped or plaid shirts and a smattering of thick-rimmed glasses. Many PBRs were had. The energy was palpable and the(…)
To take a look back at the great year that was 2012, we polled some of our staff to see what was most memorable to them, music-wise. Below are a few Top 10s (and 12s) of 2012. Here’s to another fantastic year of music! Steven Severin, Owner & Talent Buyer Not in any order. -(…)