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Watch: David Byrne and St. Vincent Make Live Debut on Fallon

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Last night, David Byrne & St. Vincent performed the first single from Love This Giant, “Who,” on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon on the eve of release for the duo’s excellent debut album. Better yet, the performance was the pair’s television and live debut for Love This Giant. Late Night TV audiences were treated to [...]

Stream New Song from David Byrne & St. Vincent, Pre-Order ‘Love This Giant’

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As previously reported back in June, legendary art-rocker David Byrne and musical dynamo St. Vincent have teamed for an album to be released via 4AD and Todo Mundo Records. The collection, titled Love This Giant, is a highly collaborative effort of ten co-written songs plus an individual offering from each artist. Recently, the duo served [...]

Watch: Purity Ring Release Video for ‘Fineshrine’

Up and coming Montreal dream pop duo Purity Ring today released the new video for their brilliant new single Fineshrine, which is already a contender for track of the year. You can watch the video at the bottom of the article. The video shot in a clinical style, follows on from the stark lyrical focus [...]

David Byrne and St. Vincent Announce Collaboration, Tour

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Annie Clark, better known as St. Vincent, has rapidly evolved into rock royalty over the course of her still very young career. If the universal praise for her latest album or the countless adoring fans at her live shows aren’t enough to convince you, try this on for size: She scored the opportunity to work [...]

SXSW 2012, Exitmusic and The Big Pink

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The Dickies / Filter showcase at Lustre Pearl on Friday, March 16 put Exitmusic and The Big Pink in the mix of a fabulous bill. The set started with Exitmusic.  Unfortunately, their electronic source turned into a ‘sad mac’ four or five songs in, and they had to pull the plug on the rest of [...]

Watch: Bon Iver’s 4AD/Jagjaguwar Session

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Bon Iver’s session has today been released on youtube by 4AD and Jagjaguwar. Recorded at London’s AIR Studios in October 2011, the session features only Justin Vernon and Drew Carey, and perhaps more interestingly two grand pianos, in a stripped back and minimal performance. The session is featured at the bottom of the page. The [...]

The National Prepare for New Album With a Tour

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Brooklyn indie band, The National will be coming out with a new album in May via 4AD Records.  Although the details of the record have not yet been disclosed, the band has planned a tour through the states, and also includes a stop into London and another in Toronto.  The tour starts off at the [...]