The Russian Futurists - "Cochineal Red"
Canadian indie-poppers the Russian Futurists haven’t released a new album since 2010’s The Weight’s On The Wheels, and while there isn’t yet any talk of another LP, they do have a new song out there now. The band linked with Junior Boys frontman Jeremy Greenspan for the single “Cochineal Red,” a jittery and heartfelt synthpo… More »
There were more albums released in 2010 than could fit on all the lists released in 2010. (And there were many lists.) With that in mind, and certain ’10 records still ringing in our ears, we put our heads together and thought about some of last year’s favorites that, for some reason or other, didn’t… More »
Matthew Adam Hart’s Toronto indie-pop crew the Russian Futurists’ have a new album The Weight’s On The Wheels out next month. The band produced it with Michael Musmanno (Outkast, Arrested Development). You’ll notice the influence in lead track “Hoeing Weeds Sowing Seeds.”… More »
You don’t need us to tell you that if you want to see R.E.M. tonight you should have started lining up at Stubb’s two days ago. Also you know how big these SXSW crowds are getting every year. The best bet for the sake of your legs — and for the sake of not standing… More »
You have — or really really should have — had your ears all over the excellent Russian Futurists primer Me, Myself And Rye for over a year now … though maybe not if you call Canada home. So first order of business: Welcome to the party, northern neighbors. Matthew Adam Hart’s ‘best-of’ of sorts i… More »
Thanks to these artists/labels for giving our iPods a promising June. If you’ve got more recommendations, post ‘em in the comments.