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When a musician puts together a moving tribute to her deceased bandmate, giving fitting visual accompaniment to the last thing that bandmate ever recorded, that video really should be #1 on this…   Read Story »
Just after releasing the video for the heartrending cover of Joey Ramone's cancer-fighting call to arms "I Got Knocked Down (But I'll Get Up)," School Of Seven Bells have confirmed that they'll…   Read Story »
Yesterday, we heard School Of Seven Bells' cover of Joey Ramone's "I Got Knocked Down (But I'll Get Up)," a track that Benjamin Curtis, the group's late production mastermind, put together in his…   Read Story »
When Joey Ramone was dying of lymphoma, he recorded the song "I Got Knocked Down (But I'll Get Up)" about his battle with the disease. At the end of last year, we lost Benjamin Curtis, the former…   Read Story »
When news broke that Benjamin Curtis had lost his battle with cancer on December 29, two basic trends seemed to dominate people's reactions. With a common denominator of simply being crushed at the…   Read Story »
Benjamin Curtis, founder of the excellent NYC dream-pop band School Of Seven Bells, has passed away after a year-long battle with cancer. He was 35 years old. Curtis came up as part of the Dallas,…   Read Story »
Guys, it's Friday, and there are used plates with smeared cake-frosting laying around, with empty booze bottles accumulating on our desks and a general pall of whiskey fumes hanging over the office.…   Read Story »
New York electro-dreampop duo School Of Seven Bells released their sharp album Ghostory earlier this year, and in a couple of weeks they'll follow it up with a new EP called Put Your Sad Down.…   Read Story »
It was a special homecoming show for Silversun Pickups as it was the last to feature bassist Nikki Monninger who will be on maternity leave while she delivers her twin girls. Sarah Negahdari from the…   Read Story »
Yesterday, Portland's MusicFestNW wrapped up five days of concerts at over a dozen venues throughout the city. Among the acts who performed were Passion Pit, Beirut, Girl Talk, Dinosaur Jr., Flying…   Read Story »