Brazilian musician Rodrigo Amarante, who fronted Los Hermanos before forming Little Joy with Strokes drummer Fabrizio Moretti, is releasing his first solo album next month on Easy Sound, a new label whose roster also includes Isobel Campbell, Vetiver, and EDJ (Eric D. Johnson of Fruit Bats). From the sound of next single “Tardei,” Cavalo will… More »
We saw a bunch of bands this past week. Not every set was memorable, but there were more than enough highlights to make the stiff necks and barking feet worth it. Here’s Wednesday, Thursday, Gibbarday, and SXSW’s metal shows, and more. This last post contains our notes, and photos from our intrepid photographers — Ryan… More »
The current crop of indie rock pinups have had their sartorial sensibilities played with by the New York Times already — a couple of times! Fashion and buzz bands are highly bloggable bedfellows: the Gray Lady analyzed artists’ fashion sense last year, and dressed them up in a bunch of haute couture this past Coachella. More »
When Adam talks with Lauren Laverne about his large British tranny following at the top of this segment for the BBC Two’s The Culture Show, he looks like he’s either joking or amazed by the prospect. We’re here to say: Remember when you dressed in drag in that video like two weeks ago? Don’t be… More »
Over the past couple of weeks Adam Green’s gone from his nationally televised, straight-faced Juno-related Moldy Peaches performance to dressing in drag and lounging in a room filled with sexy nurses, flappers, and Feist-y dancing. Cha cha cha.
This video won’t be seen as many households as The View, but we… More »