DAILY FIX

Mix of breaking news from the indie music world.

Watch: Major Lazer (feat. Amber Coffman) “Get Free”

Here’s Major Lazer’s new video for the song “Get Free.”  The band has an upcoming release due out November 5 called Free the Universe via Mad Decent/Downtown.  This video is directed by SoMe, and it looks like a hell of a time.  Coffman and Diplo appear in the video, too.

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Watch Anthony Bourdain Get Drunk With Sleigh Bells

In the new season trailer of “No Reservations,” Anthony Bourdain took an afternoon to talk, drink, and get a tattoo with indie rockers Sleigh Bells.  It’s a pretty funny video, and you should definitely check it out.  The episode airs on September 3 on the Travel Channel.  All in all, the food enthusiast seems to

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Andrew Bird Releasing ‘Break it Yourself’ Companion

  Back in May, Andrew Bird released his latest full-length record Break it Yourself. Now, he’s just announced a new companion album that’s due out on October 30 via Mom and Pop Records.  The album is called Hands of Glory  and will feature alternate takes on Break it Yourself tracks and covers of classic country songs.  Pretty

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Aesop Rock, Rob Sonic, DJ Big Wiz and Edison Pack Union Transfer

Words & Photos by Mike Mauger Whereas many artists will go on tour to support a new album, Aesop Rock releases albums to support his live show. Now living in California, Aesop doesn’t get out on the East Coast much, but when he does, he rocks it. Take for example, his show with Rob Sonic

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Watch a New Video from Band of Horses: “Knock Knock”

Band of Horses have released a new video for “Knock Knock,” a single from their forthcoming record, Mirage Rock, due out September 18th. Check out the video below which was direct by Jared Eberhardt:

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Guthrie’s Folk Tunes Ring True at Philly Folk Fest

Words & Photos by Adam Quinn The folkers slept soundly Friday night to the downpour.  With no regard for the rain, and all the regard to experience the Philadelphia Folk Fest, many still ventured through the deep mud and relentless rain to experience the temporary tent city set up on Old Pool Farm. Saturday morning

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What You May Have Missed at Hot August Blues 2012

Words by the Randy Bee For it’s 20th birthday party Hot August Blues recieved it’s biggest gift from Mother Nature. Saturday was perhaps one of the most pleasant weather days of the entire summer. Beautiful sunshine and blue skies with none of that pulverizing humidity we have been experiencing all summer set the scene in

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Microsoft Windows Phone 8, New Hope

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Wood Stove House Spotlight: Mark DeRose

Mark DeRose is a hard-working singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist from Central Pennsylvania. DeRose and his band The Way Home released their second full length studio album in 2011 called Carolina Smile. The CD artwork for Carolina Smile is covered with the names of everyone who contributed to the album’s Kickstarter campaign. The cover was unique enough to earn

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Yeasayer Hits Fallon

Last night, Yeasayer stopped by Late Night with Jimmy Fallon to perform a song from their new album, Fragrant World. They played “Longevity,” and you can watch the performance via the embed below. Fragrant World is out today via Secretly Canadian, and you can order it here:

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