Arcade Fire working with James Murphy

It’s been confirmed that Arcade Fire will be working with James Murphy to produce Arcade Fire’s forthcoming album.  It makes sense, being that Murphy has retired LCD Soundsystem, and now has time to focus on other work.  The album will be looked forward to by Arcade Fire and James Murphy Fans alike.  Hey, who knows, maybe they’ll win another unexpected Grammy. Though, that’s probably unlikely.  But anyway, this...

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Halloween 2012: Dead Milkmen at Union Transfer

The Dead Milkmen Halloween 2012 Show at Union Transfer Words and Photos by E A Quinn Rather than trick or treat for halloween, a mass of punk-rock kids gathered at Union Transfer for The Dead Milkmen show. Opening for one of the funnest ska-punk band to ever come out of Philly was the Psychic Teens and MC Lars. All these bands encapsulate what it means to be ‘punk.’  Be it in their loud 80s sounds (Psyctic Teens), sampling...

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The Lighthouse and The Whaler, Ewert and the Two Dragons Bring Their Co-Headling Tour to Philly

One of Philadelphia’s newest rock venues, Milkboy, has been known to put on some pretty great shows within its short existence. The venue has only been open a little over a year, and has already hosted great acts like the Hold Steady’s Craig Finn, Philadelphia’s own Ape School, internationally lauded bedroom artist Youth Lagoon, and many more. Well, the venue has announce another great show for Philadelphia...

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Frank Ocean New Album Details

Frank Ocean recently came out with new information about his forthcoming album, Channel Orange.  It will feature guests Earl Sweatshirt, Andre 3000, and even John Mayer.  Check it all out below: Channel Orange: 01 Start 02 Thinkin Bout You 03 Fertilizer 04 Sierra Leone 05 Sweet Life 06 Not Just Money 07 Super Rich Kids [ft. Earl Sweatshirt] 08 Pilot Jones 09 Crack Rock 10 Pyramids 11 Lost 12 White [ft. John Mayer] 13 Monks 14 Bad...

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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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