Celebrate Halloween with The Silver Tongue’s spookiest tracks!


Happy Pumpkin day everybody! To celebrate the best (yes) Holiday of the year, we’ve asked our staffers to choose a song they find particularly “haunting”. These are the tracks whose tones creep up your spine as you listen to them, desolate and cold, echoing in your mind after the final measure. So turn off the [...]

Ra Ra Riot Announce New Record

Ra Ra Riot

Serving as a follow up to 2010’s The Orchard, Ra Ra Riot have announced a new record. Titled Beta Love, the record is expected to drop January 22nd via Barsuk Records. Although lacking cellist Ali Lawn, the group is now working in Oxford, Mississippi with new producer Dennis Herring (Modest Mouse, Wavves) and session drummer [...]

Ra Ra Riot Announce Fall Tour Dates


The indie rock group Ra Ra Riot, hailing from New York, has just announced an extensive tour to promote the band’s most recent LP, The Orchard.  The group will hit virtually all of the US and parts of Canada, starting in Washington and ending in Pennsylvania.  Openers include Guster, Delicate Steve and Buke and Gas, [...]

Best Indie Records of 2010


While getting such a rounded number as 25 wasn’t exactly the goal here, that’s how many ‘best’ indie records of 2010 I’d like to mention. As a disclaimer, this is not a reflection of The Silver Tongue indie team’s collective opinion, but a mere listing of the records that I, personally, have enjoyed the most [...]

Live Show Reviews: Ra Ra Riot Live at the Masquerade


Well, I went into this one without having done my usual homework. A kept, secret section of Ra Ra Riot promo downloads on my laptop desktop fueled a faint inquiry that raised an eyebrow of mine very poignantly about Sunday evening before their Tuesday show at the Masquerade here in Atlanta last week. I liked [...]