Posts Tagged: Video

Cynic Return For First Album In 15 Years


Reunited progressive metallurgists Cynic — the Floridian forefathers of tech-minded prog metal, and the proud parents of 1993’s landmark Focus — will unveil their first album in 15 years October 28th. Due via French powerhouse Season of Mist, Traced In Air is an eight song tour de force of twisted time-signatures, mind-bending riffs and all-out… Read more »

Bending Heavenward: The Return Of Sam Champion


Sam Champion Heavenly Bender / North Street Records / BUY Brooklyn garage pop darlings offer their second slab of delightfuly scuffed-up and slopped-on indie rock on Heavenly Bender . From the to-die-for riff that opens “Be Mine Everyone,” to the slow going wonder of “You Can’t Stop,” the band’s sophomore full-length far exceeds the promise… Read more »

Ra Ra Really Long Post About Ra Ra Riot!


The accolades keep flooding in for the full-length debut from Syracuse, New York’s Ra Ra Riot . Earlier this month, Rolling Stone dropped them on their list of Six Artists to Watch in 2008 , while awarding the record an impressive 4 out of 5 stars . Likewise, Entertainment Weekly , Pitchfork , The New… Read more »

Sam Champion Goes Video Gung-Ho


The Brooklyn boys in Sam Champion are getting ready for the September 2nd release of their sophomore full-length, Heavenly Bender, but they’re taking a less traditional route for promotion – they’ve created a batch of hilarious videos, starting with one that’s a great way to mess with your friends. Head on over to Music For… Read more »

Dodos Make It Look Like A Piece Of ‘Cake’


The beauty of the secret show is in the intimacy of the crowd. The vibes can be felt all across the room, and the performers and viewers are one. Needless to say, that was exactly the feeling at The Cake Shop last Thursday, where The Dodos truly showed their skills to the comfy group. “Fools”… Read more »