Perfect Pussy, Dubbel Dutch, Big Ups, Thug Entrancer & more playing free WBAR-B-Q today (lineup)

The annual FREE WBAR-B-Q at Barnard College (presented by the school’s radio station) happens TODAY (4/25) with noise-punks Perfect Pussy, dance producer Dubbel Dutch, post-hardcore band Big Ups, ambient musician Thug Entrancer and more. Like in past years, it’s…

Herd The Shadows


This is really quite an exciting post for me, though I fully expect it to go un-read. It marks the return of Tauchsieder with their Herd The Shadows EP. Not only that, it’s available on vinyl and is the first release on the new Castles In Space label. A proper double whammy. Tauchsieder first. Meaning immersion […]

What’s going on Saturday? (Speedy Ortiz, Perfect Pussy, Into It Over It, Juan Maclean, Lee Ranaldo, Dorthia Cottrell, more)

photo: Speedy Ortiz at BV-SXSW 2015 (more by Amanda Hatfield) You can browse our full NYC show calendar for all of tonight’s shows, but here are some highlights… Speedy Ortiz, Mitski, Krill @ Bowery Ballroom Speedy Ortiz’s new album, Foil…

What’s on Katy Perry’s Face?! Singer Wears Mask in Tokyo’s Stylish Harajuku District: See the Pic!

Known for her fashion-forward style, Katy Perry has taken to the streets in the Tokyo’s Harajuku district wearing an innovative and unique accessory.

The 30-year-old songstress is…

[Get Crunk] Friday Party Playlist (Vol 144)


The weekend has arrived and, although this ninja’s down for the count after a fantastic Coachella, we’ve got all you ragers covered with an array … Continue reading »

Dance Your Way Into Oliver Heldens’ “Bunny Dance” Music Video”

Calling all dancers! If you’ve got some serious moves, or know how to get down to a beat, then Oliver Heldens wants to see what you’ve got for his next music video! As a twenty-year-old, Heldens has amassed an unheard-of five Beatport #1 singles to his name, in addition to spreading his infectious groove-driven style […]

blink-182′s Mark Hoppus working on the new PAWS album

by Andrew Sacher photo: PAWS at CMJ 2014 (more by Chris La Putt) There’s a known mutual admiration between blink-182 and a handful of indie rock bands. Best Coast and Colleen Green have covered them. DIIV talked about learning their…

new music from Tribulation, KEN mode, Noisem, more + Meek Is Murder, Unearthly Trance, Born Wrong, more playing NYC

by Andrew Sacher photo: Meek Is Murder at Cake Shop in 2010 (more by Fred Pessaro) Plenty of great metal, hardcore, and other heavy NYC shows are getting announced all the time. We don’t get a chance to write about…

Navajo Actress Explains Why She Left Adam Sandler ‘Ridiculous 6′ Set


After a dozen Native Americans hired to play extras on Adam Sandler’s Netflix-produced western Ridiculous 6 ditched the set, one Navajo actress named Allie Young sat down with MSNBC to discuss the many reasons why they decided to leave the productio…

Lee Brice to Perform ‘Drinking Class’ on ‘The Voice’


As the latest season of NBC’s The Voice heads toward the finish line, country music continues to be an integral part of each week’s competition, and not just because of coach/country superstar Blake Shelton (or current Nashville cast member Christina…