More Facebook Stupidity, Bon Iver in the Lead


A few explosively overrated whiny contributions to taint our music industry, a couple of songs for whales to mate to and undeserved Grammys later, Bon Iver is still at it, this time giving away tickets on Facebook. I have to say, the prize package is pretty enticing – a night’s hotel stay, dinner and a $500 gift card in Vegas, even though you can expect the laborious disadvantage of having to attend one of those extended sleeper sessions the guy likes to call a live show. Don’t get me … [Read more...]

Review: White Rabbits – “Milk Famous”


The third album by the beloved indie band White Rabbits starts out deceptively analog, with five seconds of tape hiss and spontaneous, “you’re in the room with the band” background noise. It’s a deliberate fake out: more than any of the previous efforts by this Brooklyn-by-way-of-Missouri five-piece, it’s the most studio-manipulated sounding album they’ve made yet. Leadoff track “Heavy Metal,” which has been buzzing around the blogosphere for a while, paves the way for this … [Read more...]

New Album Releases for March 2012


March 5, 2012: Big K.R.I.T. – 4Eva N A Day [Mixtape] Tom Jones – “Evil”/”Jezebel” March 6, 2012: Andrew Bird – Break It Yourself Balkan Beat Box – Give Bon Iver – “Towers” Bowerbirds – The Clearing Bruce Springsteen – Wrecking Ball Dropkick Murphys – Going Out in Style: Fenway Park Bonus Edition The Magnetic Fields – Love at the Bottom of the Sea SBTRKT – “Wildfire” White Rabbits – Milk Famous Yellow Ostrich - Strange Land March 13, … [Read more...]

Video: White Rabbits – “Heavy Metal”


White Rabbits have released their new video for the single "Heavy Metal", the opening track from their forthcoming album Milk Famous, which drops March 6,2012. Check out the video below. Earlier this month White Rabbits  also confirmed their first dates of 2012. See the tour dates below, as well as the tracklisting for Milk Famous. Milk Famous tracklisting: Heavy Metal I’m Not Me Hold It To The Fire Everyone Can’t Be Confused Temporary Are You Free It’s Frightening Danny … [Read more...]

White Rabbits Announce New Album, Spring Tour, and New Track


White Rabbits will release their third album, Milk Famous, March 6,2012. The band also unveiled the album's tracklisting and the album's first single, "Heavy Metal". You can download the track below. White Rabbits have also confirmed their first dates of 2012. They will be joined by The War On Drugs and Tennis on select dates. Heavy Metal(mp3 link) Milk Famous tracklisting: Heavy Metal I'm Not Me Hold It To The Fire Everyone Can't Be Confused Temporary Are You Free It's … [Read more...]

White Rabbits Announce North American Tour Dates


White Rabbits will be playing at a venue near you. Well, near some of you. The Brooklyn-based band just announced their upcoming North American dates beginning November 29 at the Ninth Ward in Buffalo, NY. Tickets become available on Friday, October 14th via  whiterabbitsmusic.com  The new tour dates are in anticipation of their new album, due for release in early 2012. Check out the dates below. November 29 @ Ninth Ward, Buffalo, NY November 30 @ The Legendary Horseshoe Tavern, Toronto, … [Read more...]

Here We Go Magic Announces US Spring Tour Dates with White Rabbits


Here We Go Magic has announced their US Spring tour dates. The band is currently touring in support of their self titled debut, and have their sights set on a new album with a new label this year. Just signed to Secretly Canadian, the band plans to release their new album in spring 2010 The band has spent much of the year on the road touring with Grizzly Bear and are supporting The Walkmen before moving on to play Austin City Limits. Here We Go Magic tour dates: … [Read more...]

White Rabbits Add Dates to World Tour

White Rabbits has decided to prolong their successful world tour by adding additional dates. The six piece Indie Rock band, who recently signed to TBD Records, has been on tour since October in support of their second full-length album, 'It's Frightening' For more information go to whiterabbitsmusic.com White Rabbits Tour Dates: 12/6 - The Clubhouse - Phoenix, AZ* 12/9 - Bimbo's - San Francisco, CA 12/10 - Crystal Ballroom - Portland, OR # 12/12 - RIMA Arena - La Jolla, CA … [Read more...]