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Montreal's Yellow Bird Project works with musicians to create T-shirt designs that benefit a charities of the artists' choice; they've printed designs by the likes of Bon Iver, Best Coast, Tegan And…   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 »
We're almost (almost!) done reflecting on the year that was, so it's time to start taking a closer look at the year that will be. For the past several years, we've ranked our most anticipated albums.…   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 »
When he's not busy with the chaotic power-pop collective that he ostensibly leads, New Pornographers frontman A.C. Newman releases music under his own name. This fall, he'll release Shut Down The…   Read Story »
Indie rock heads have a well-documented soft spot for the great California studio-rock crew Fleetwood Mac, and a new tribute album called Just Tell Me That You Want Me: Tribute To Fleetwood Mac will…   Read Story »
Lately, in the wake of the master's triumphantly bedraggled new album Old Ideas, lots of people have been covering Leonard Cohen: Cass McCombs, Field Music, Bill Callahan, Bradford Cox, Greg Dulli.…   Read Story »
It'll be hard to top the Tom Scharpling-directed clip for "News," but the New Pornographers take it super sci-fi in the animated clip for "Up In The Dark," which definitely involves interstellar…   Read Story »
Last night while watching something on TV (Stewart or Colbert or Breaking Bad are my only options these days, so one of those) I heard a lady rhapsodizing about T-Mobile's "best deal ever," and then…   Read Story »
This week we've got a lot of new videos-- clips from Wale, Toro Y Moi, the New Pornographers, Damian Marley and Nas, the Black Keys, and Modest Mouse, among others. The Tyler, The Creator video is…   Read Story »