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  • Toro y Moi announces 2019 tour with Channel Tres

    Toro y Moi announces 2019 tour with Channel Tres

    Prior to becoming a mainstream musical act, Chazwick Bradley Bundick, also known as Chaz Bear, and better known as Toro y Moi, formed an indie rock band known as The Heist and The Accomplice while still in high school. Not too long after graduating, Bundick began experimenting with different musical...
  • Gus Dapperton announces 2019 The Polly People US tour

    Gus Dapperton announces 2019 The Polly People US tour

    Hailing from Warwick, New York, Brendan Rice, better known by his stage name, Gus Dapperton, became an overnight sensation when his single "Of Lacking Spectacle" was featured on a season two episode and soundtrack of the Netflix original series 13 Reasons Why. His eclectic aesthetic of brightly...
  • Bastille announces Doom Days Tour 2019

    Bastille announces Doom Days Tour 2019

    Bastille has a lot of awesome news for fans in one day, from new music to tour dates. The band announced a tour this fall in support of upcoming album Doom Days. They'll hit the road starting in mid-September and will continue through October, with stops in Los Angeles, New York, Richmond, Detroit...
  • Chromeo announces tour with a full live band summer 2019

    Chromeo announces tour with a full live band summer 2019

    The combination of David "Dave 1" Macklovitch and Patrick "P-Thugg" Gemayel is an oddity itself. They often describe themselves as 'the only successful Arab/Jewish partnership since the dawn of human culture' which is a controversial observation but, that hasn't stopped them from flourishing in the...
  • Firefly Music Festival adds Passion Pit to 2019 lineup

    Firefly Music Festival adds Passion Pit to 2019 lineup

    Firefly Music Festival 2019, taking place June 21-23 at Dover International Speedway in Delaware, has announced that indietronica band Passion Pit will perform a special late night show on Saturday, June 22. Passion Pit’s synthpop sound is perfect for a late night setting. The Boston-based band is...
  • Chromatics announces Double Exposure Tour 2019

    Chromatics announces Double Exposure Tour 2019

    The cinematic, sinewy synth sound pioneered by groups like the Chromatics now seems like one of the defining motifs of what we'll look back on as "‘10s music." After a five year break from the stage, the influential Portland band has announced a Spring 2019 tour. Chromatics’ Double Exposure Tour...
  • Howard Jones Tour

    Howard Jones announces 2019 tour dates

    Howard Jones will be embarking on a new tour this summer, kicking off June 76 at the Paramount Theater in Huntington, NY. Other stops include Niagra Falls, Cincinnati, Chicago, Milwaukee, Kansas City, MO, and Beverly Hills before concluding in Las Vegas, NV July 13. Also on the tour will be Men...
  • Betty Who announces Betty The Tour 2019

    Betty Who announces Betty The Tour 2019

    At the tender age of four-years-old, Jessica Anne Newham, now known as the artist, Betty Who, was a trained cellist. At fourteen-years-old, the Sydney, Australian-bred singer/songwriter taught herself how to play piano and guitar and began writing her own music. Now, after years of developing her...
  • Blood Orange and Christine and the Queens announce co-headlining show at the Santa Barbara Bowl

    Blood Orange and Christine and the Queens announce co-headlining show at the Santa Barbara Bowl

    Héloïse Letissier, better known by her stage name, Christine and the Queens (Tickets), or simply, Chris, is one of the rising stars in the indie-pop community in her home country of France. With the release of her critically-acclaimed debut album, Chaleur humaine, and the recent release of her...
  • Watch: Duran Duran releases music video for 'The Edge of America'

    Watch: Duran Duran releases music video for 'The Edge of America'

    To celebrate the 30th anniversary of their 1988 album Big Thing, Duran Duran has shared a video for the Big Thing track “The Edge of America.” The visual is a clever collaboration between Duran Duran and Colombian-Venezuelan artist and computer engineer David Medina which juxtaposes the migration of...
  • Interview: Fun Machine sets upbeat sound on Future Generations' sophomore effort

    Interview: Fun Machine sets upbeat sound on Future Generations' sophomore effort

    "Landscape" the title track from Future Generations' sophomore album is lively and sonically cartoonish in it's employment of the synthesizer. Much of the album - like latest single and video  "All The Same" - is infected with the same underwater warble bringing to mind Gorillaz and the sonic...
  • Watch: Bob Moses lights up daytime television with performance of ‘Back Down’ on ‘Ellen’

    Watch: Bob Moses lights up daytime television with performance of ‘Back Down’ on ‘Ellen’

    The alternative electro-rock duo known as Bob Moses were at the “Ellen” studios in Los Angeles recently to perform “Back Down,” one of the ethereal singles from their recently released sophomore album, Battle Lines. Their pre-filmed appearance on the popular daytime talk-show on Monday comes about a...
  • Listen: Roosevelt shares new single, ‘Forgive’ featuring Washed Out

    Listen: Roosevelt shares new single, ‘Forgive’ featuring Washed Out

    The German electro-pop singer-songwriter Roosevelt has shared the next track which will appear on his upcoming sophomore album, Young Romance, when the studio project arrives later next month on Sept. 28. Roosevelt, whose real name is Marius Lauber, had previously released the album’s lead single...
  • Watch: St. Lucia comes to terms with technology in new video for ‘A Brighter Love’

    Watch: St. Lucia comes to terms with technology in new video for ‘A Brighter Love’

    St. Lucia looks for more of a connection to others in the real world in their new music video for “A Brighter Love.” The video was shared on Thursday, following the song’s initial premiere earlier this summer back in late June. The video was directed by Kevin Clark, and touches on the sad the honest...
  • Watch: Sofi Tukker share music video for ‘Benadryl,’ announce North American fall tour dates

    Watch: Sofi Tukker share music video for ‘Benadryl,’ announce North American fall tour dates

    Electro-pop duo Sofi Tukker has shared the new music video for “Benadryl,” one of singles that appeared on their Treehouse LP which arrived earlier this year via Ultra Records. The chillwave-styled dance track certainly sets the tone for the mid-week mood, and the band captures the song’s themes of...
  • Listen: Bob Moses shares new single and details sophomore album, ‘Battle Lines’

    Listen: Bob Moses shares new single and details sophomore album, ‘Battle Lines’

    Electro-rock outfit Bob Moses has announced the upcoming release of what will be their sophomore full-length album, to be titled Battle Lines. The album is set to arrive on Sept. 14 via Domino Records according to the band’s announcement on Thursday morning. The two-piece group had previously shared...
  •  St. Lucia announces new studio album, shares single ‘Walking Away’

    St. Lucia announces new studio album, shares single ‘Walking Away’

    St. Lucia has officially announced that his next full band studio album will be titled Hyperion, and is scheduled to arrive on Sept. 21 via Columbia records. The New York-based songwriter/singer/guitarist/DJ announced the album’s upcoming arrival on Friday morning, in addition to sharing what will...
  • Roosevelt announces sophomore album, shares lead single ‘Under The Sun’

    Roosevelt announces sophomore album, shares lead single ‘Under The Sun’

    German electronic chillwave singer and guitarist Roosevelt has announced his follow-up studio effort to his 2016 self-titled debut. The singer, whose real name is Marius Lauber, took to his social media early Wednesday morning to reveal that his second album, to be titled Young Romance, is set to...
  • Listen: St. Lucia releases singles, ‘A Brighter Love’ and ‘Paradise is Waiting’

    Listen: St. Lucia releases singles, ‘A Brighter Love’ and ‘Paradise is Waiting’

    St. Lucia is back. The artistic persona of New York-based guitarist/singer/producer Jean-Philip Grobler and his band released a new pair of singles on Friday morning with “A Brighter Love” and “Paradise is Waiting.” The two new tracks are the first from the synth-rock band since their sophomore...
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    Interview: Pere Ubu synth whiz Allen Ravenstine flying high again

    English keyboard wizards Rick Wakeman, Keith Emerson, and Richard Wright used both talent and technology to season and spice such progressive rock masterpieces as Fragile, Close to the Edge (Yes), Tarkus, Pictures at an Exhibition (ELP), and Dark Side of the Moon (Pink Floyd). Some of their skill...
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