Matt & Kim – Lightning

Matt & Kim's Lightning

Lightning, the fourth album from the hyperkinetic Brooklyn duo Matt & Kim, finds the pair firing on all cylinders to do all the things that have made them a fan favorite since their eponymous 2006 debut . Over the course of ten songs, Matt & Kim stomp the pedal to the medal to chase pop [...]

Andrew W.K. Tour + SXSW Dates


Today the Andrew W.K. camp announced the “I Get Wet Ten Year Anniversary Tour.” This means that Andrew and the full band will be performing their debut record, for the first time ever, in its entirety. I Get Wet took rock fans by surprise ten years ago, ushering in Andrew W.K.’s unique, party-boy style and [...]

Staff Picks: 12/25 – 12/31


Carlos Reyes Contributor Artist: Matt & Kim Album: Sidewalks Comments: Being so close to the end of this year, I decided I wanted to hear something genuinely festive, and there’s something so real, honest and happy about Matt & Kim’s album Sidewalks.  Of course, their single “Block After Block” is just inspiration to yell “Yeah” [...]

Listen: Matt & Kim – “Block After Block” Remix


If you have been sitting around today thinking, “Damn, I really wish Matt & Kim would release an electronic remix,” then this day has something special in store for you!  Teen Wolf has taken Matt & Kim’s hit “Block After Block” and remixed it into a synth-laden groove that does not fail to impress. Teen [...]

Bear Hands: New Record + New Tour


Brooklyn’s Bear Hands are hitting the road. Their debut album Burning Bush Supper Club just came out this week on Cantora Records, and last night – in Raleigh – they officially kicked off a headlining tour in support of the record. Tonight Bear Hands, with touring support from Tallahassee’s Holiday Shores and local opener Siberia [...]