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TAUK To Throw A Sandy Benefit Concert This Weekend (11/24)

NYC based fusion-rock funksters TAUK will play host and headliners to a Hurricane Sandy benefit this Saturday 11/24 at Spike Hill in Brooklyn. Joining the four piece in support will be fellow New Yorkers The Brighton Beat, Ishmael and EfraimEfraim. Having such a close [...]

November 20, 2012 News

Polly Scattergood Releases New Single & Album Teaser Video

It’s been three years since London-based eccentric songstress Polly Scattergood put out her eye-opening, eponymous debut. Now she returns with her eclectic tastes and creative process furthered through experience running ahead of the looming specter of being easily classified. In her own words: “I [...]

November 20, 2012 News

SIMGE Stream: Candy Fish – “So Long And Thanks For The Candy Fish”

Admittedly, my knowledge of indie-pop-rock bands from Italy doesn’t extend very far. So it was a lovely, refreshing revelation when I was introduced to the prism through which early aughts, english speaking acts like The Strokes, Spoon, and Interpol were interpreted through [...]

November 20, 2012 Features
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Trust Gets Intimate On A Piano Rendition Of “Sulk”

Artist Robert Alfons works within a gothic, otherworldly atmosphere awash in moody synths and undeniably danceable beats. Comparisons could be drawn to contemporaries like Crystal Castles, especially their track “Not In Love” featuring Robert Smith, with a clearer but equally as [...]

November 20, 2012 News
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New Video: Sun Industries – “Shiver”

It’s been a good while since an electronic act made the effort to completely cloud their real identities behind a mysterious persona. Sun Industries ain’t no Daft Punk either: “Sun Industries was founded in the early 21st Century by an alliance of [...]

November 20, 2012 News
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New Video: Cicada Radio – “Oceans”

Northern NJ based indie-rockers Cicada Radio are gearing up to release No Fate But What We Make, the follow up to their Imposter EP via Killing Horse Records. With a sound evocative of early millennial post-punk blended with the impassioned, non-pretentious vocal and lyrical work of [...]

November 20, 2012 News

Eric Clapton To Bring His Crossroads Guitar Festival To MSG

After previous stints in Dallas and Chicago, Eric Clapton’s sort of annual gathering of the guitar gods will grace the World’s Most Famous Arena over two nights in April. The Crossroads Guitar Festival, a benefit for the Crossroads Center a drug [...]

November 19, 2012 News

Biffy Clyro Announce New Album, Stream Lead Single

Scottish arena rock trio Biffy Clyro have unveiled details to the follow up to their breakthrough, platinum selling full length Only Revolutions. On 3/12/2013 Warner Bros. Records will release Opposites in a regular and extended, deluxe double album format with a “making-of” documentary. The [...]

November 19, 2012 News

SIMGE Stream: Novella – “Mary’s Gun”

With a solid run of gigs opening for aesthetically similar acts like Veronica Falls and Dum Dum Girls already under their collective belt this year, three-piece indie-rockers Novella are already prepping the follow up to their excellent self-titled EP. Holing up [...]

November 19, 2012 Features

M83 To Release Special Black Friday Single

In the last calendar year, french cosmic-poppers and all around awe-inspirers M83 have risen to mainstream prominence behind their breakthrough Hurry Up, We’re Dreaming and the success of single “Midnight City”. In advance of next week’s “Steve McQueen” single and as a [...]

November 19, 2012 News