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The New Pornographers have been all about the Brill Building this year. They named their new album Brill Bruisers, and they recently performed in the iconic New York City structure (you can see…   Read Story »
"It's my favorite part of being a musician, making records," Carl Newman says. "There's the satisfaction of 'we made this.' It feels like the purest form of satisfaction, more so than, 'I'm happy…   Read Story »
Janessa Slater is a media coach who bears an uncanny resemblance to SNL's Vanessa Bayer and has been dispensing so-called Sound Advice -- and many merciless insults -- to the likes of Drake, TV On…   Read Story »
In addition to his standup and TV work, Todd Barry also hosts his own podcast. Recently he brought on A.C. Newman to talk about the New Pornographers' just-announced album, Brill Bruisers. Barry's…   Read Story »
You wouldn't expect there to be much crossover between grim, violent, zombie-apocalypse scenarios and warm, sprightly power-pop, and yet here we have New Pornographers frontman A.C. Newman…   Read Story »
By 2000, American fans of indie music had become well accustomed to great acts bussed in from Canada. From the emphatic brilliance of the criminally underrated Sloan to the majestic lo-fi fuzz rock…   Read Story »
Neko Case stopped by Radio City Music Hall last night while touring her newest album, The Worse Things Get, The Harder I Fight, The Harder I Fight, The More I Love You, with some support from fellow…   Read Story »
A.C. Newman gets real raw and emotional with a talk show host in the clip for "I'm Not Talking." The General Assembly directs. Watch it below. Shut Down The Streets is out now on Matador.   Read Story »
New Pornographer A.C. Newman has got a new album coming out -- we've already heard "I'm Not Talking" and "Encyclopedia Of Classic Takedowns," the latter featuring Neko Case -- and today he posted the…   Read Story »
Lately, we seem to be having on-weeks and off-weeks for videos, and this was an off-week. Last week brought a deluge, and this week, things have slowed down a bunch. But even in the off-weeks, there…   Read Story »