Details on New Matt & Kim Album/Single

Matt & Kim are to release a new single called “Let’s Go” (how appropriate) tomorrow.  It’s on their new LP Lightening which comes out this fall.  Below is a clip with a short segment of the song and an impressive basketball shot by Matt. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XaYTSgxCT5U[/youtube]

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Band of Horses New Album Out in September

Yesterday, Band of Horses released a teaser for a new album that’s due out in September.  To date, it’s untitled, and will feature production by Glyn Johns.  In the teaser, a segment of a song titled “Dumpster World” appears, along with footage of the band in studio.  This will be the first release by the band since 2010′s  Infinite Arms.  Watch the video below:...

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The XX Announce New Album

  The XX will release their new album, Coexist  via the Young Turks label on September 11 in the U.S., and on September 10 internationally.  Below is the schedule for the band’s current world tour and a demo of a new song “Open Eyes” [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ELngTrZcbrE[/youtube] 06-08 Turin, Italy – Traffic Festival 06-09 Porto, Portugal – Optimus Primavera Sound 06-15 Aarhus, Denmark...

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NOWADAYS INTERVIEW: Maps & Atlases

The Musikfest Cafe stage for me Saturday night felt like a blast from my past. I remember hearing and seeing bands like We Are Scientist almost 10 years ago, and Maps and Atlases back in 2005. And sad to say, I don’t think I have seen either of these bands live since then. But seeing them at Nowadays reminded me why I fell in love with both of them in the first place. Maps and Atlases have a new album coming out and you could actually...

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Rock N Roll Resort v2 – A Psybient Soiree

Words by Sarah Waltman, Photos by Steven Philips March 30 – April 1, 2012, Kutcher’s Country Club, Monticello, NY The weekend of March 30 – April 1 at the Rock n Roll Resort would be one I would never forget. I didn’t realize this on the two and a half hour trip from Philadelphia to Monticello, New York, but I do remember rolling the name around in my head, A Psybient Soiree, and thinking this was going to be...

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