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Over the past five years, Brooklyn indie label Captured Tracks has delivered a meticulously curated output, from superstars-in-their-own-right DIIV, Wild Nothing, Beach Fossils, and Mac DeMarco to…   Read Story »
From Brooklyn outfit MINKS' forthcoming Tides End comes "Margot," a synth-streaked new romantic swooner centering on a dancing girl named Margot, West Coast dreams, jangly guitars, and drum patches.…   Read Story »
The Captured Tracks outfit MINKS are set to follow-up 2011's By The Hedge with Tides End, so named after an estate the band encountered on the East End of Long Island -- where the band decamped to…   Read Story »
Appropriately, and by design, the December edition of our Monthly Mix is the iciest. In the comments of the last installment Scott joked about me doing an "all black metal" mix, but as you'll notice…   Read Story »
Last night our STEREO★GUN collaboration with PopGun Booking went down on both floors of Santos Party House. Sometime from when we organized it, to the actual happening, people got especially…   Read Story »
If live music is a thing you enjoy, you could do worse than to visit our fair city next week -- from like noon until whenever you get tossed out of your evening destination, from Tuesday to Saturday,…   Read Story »
Every autumn NYC's week-long college music marathon is a great excuse for radio promoters and DSLR-toting bloggers to hobnob with famous publicists. Those who attend on official CMJ bizness even…   Read Story »
With fall on the horizon, we're escaping a slow summer and shifting into that final, fertile phase of the music year's release cycle. Which makes it a ripe time to get some perspective on the year,…   Read Story »
When we last wrote about gothy new wave BTW we posted a high-diving found-footage video for "Funeral Song." The track now has a Blank Dogs-style visual treatment featuring hooded cyclists, hands…   Read Story »
Like previous BTW World Unite/Lucifer Youth Foundation, Minks comes with few details. Their MySpace says they're a Brooklyn project, and this live video, taken from a May show at Glasslands, shows…   Read Story »