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Our in-box has been remarkably full of good music lately, so we thought we’d share some of the wealth. Here are six excellent new tracks to pimp your music player with: Paul Collins – “Do You Wanna Love Me” mp3 Acrylics – “Nightwatch” mp3 Way Yes – “Gino” mp3 Hunx and His Punx – “Lovers […]

PBS has just posted the entire Austin City Limits episode featuring Sonic Youth and The Black Keys.  It’s great. Watch it there or watch it here: Watch the full episode. See more Austin City Limits.

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With just a couple days left in the year, I’m checking in with my own “Best Albums of 2010″ list, just in case after Anna’s excellent list last week you need more… I couldn’t whittle my list down to ten, so this year you get my top-fourteen, in alphabetical order: A Sunny Day In Glasgow […]

I’ve been patiently waiting for new music from Adele for some time now, and I’m thrilled that the new album, 21, will finally be out in February. In the meantime, the video for the new single “Rolling In The Deep” has just dropped. Here it is: -Bob F.

This just in from the band’s publicist: Idlewild‘s U.S. tour dates have been cancelled due to an injury to Rod Jones. The guitarist recently broke his collarbone in an unfortunate accident and is unable to perform. “Myself and the rest of the band are absolutely gutted that we won’t be able to do these shows […]

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If you went to the Ticketmaster site this evening to buy tickets for the 11/18 Kings Of Leon show at the Izod Center in New Jersey, this is what you found: There’s no mention of the cancellation, or of the show at all for that matter, on the band’s website. Weird. It looks like the […]

After making waves with last year’s stunning Wagonwheel Blues, The War On Drugs have announced their next sonic move, an eight-track album called Future Weather. We’re told the album is chock-full of layers and studio-futzing brilliance, and based on the first track to be released, “Comin’ Through”, we can’t wait to hear the rest. Judge […]

wavves

Wavves have just released a new video for their track, “Post Acid”, starring professional skateboarder Kevin “Spanky” Long as the alien who befriends the band and embarks on a raucous, fun-filled day of skateboarding, hanging out, and playing a party gig: Wavves continue to stay on the road, playing huge shows opening for Phoenix, and […]

JP, Chrissie & The Fairground Boys, the new project from The Pretenders‘ Chrissy Hynde and JP Jones, will see their new album FIDELITY! hit the streets August 23. In the meantime, they’ve got a handful of California tour dates lined up (with Lucinda Williams in tow), and a new video for the first single, “If […]

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summer-holiday

Before we head into the weekend, here’s a 4-pack of new Summer jams to pimp your iPod a bit: Canby – “Rat” mp3 Elk City – “Jerks On Ice” mp3 Reckless In Vegas – “Pink” mp3 Apollo Ghosts – “Coka-Cola Admen” mp3