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Richmond, VA gospel-folk-psych-soul crooner Matthew E. White released one of 2012's best albums, Big Inner, a stunning and sorta miraculous collection that congregated with the lofty (and disparate)…   Read Story »
When he's not co-leading Hot Chip, Alexis Taylor fronts About Group, an improv-happy supergroup that also includes Spiritualized's John Coxon and This Heat's Charles Hayward. And next month, they'll…   Read Story »
Hot Chip may have shared the excellent new full-band single "Dark & Stormy" yesterday, but the band's members are going ahead with all the various solo side-project things they've got going.…   Read Story »
Hot Chip released In Our Heads, their last album, just a year ago, and the band usually uses their in-between-albums time to work on all the various side projects its members usually have going. But…   Read Story »
For a new 12" single, Dirty Projectors have lined up a pretty great cast of producers to remix the Swing Lo Magellan track "The Socialites." AlunaGeorge and FaltyDL have both contributed remixes, as…   Read Story »
When Tom named Pissed Jeans' Honeys Album Of The Week, commenter Robert Wohner implored us to not overlook Foals, who also released a new album last week: their third full-length, Holy Fire. I told…   Read Story »
Hot Chip has been busy lately, but evidently not busy enough for co-leader Alexis Taylor, who stays launching side-projects. Taylor's latest side hustle is Fainting By Numbers, a new duo with the…   Read Story »
The S.S. Coachella sailed from Fort Lauderdale, FL to Jamaica and back between 12/19 and 12/23, along the way featuring performances from Pulp, Hot Chip, Yeasayer, and many more. Andrew Youssef was…   Read Story »
There was no getting away from EDM in 2012. While the three-letter hashtag has certainly caused buzz among radio stations and indie blogosphere alike, it's been a big year for dance on and off of the…   Read Story »
I didn't write one of these lists last week because it was the day after Thanksgiving and that is simply not the type of thing that you do on the day after Thanksgiving. (What you do on the day after…   Read Story »