On the eve of his nearly sold-out tour, Jah Cure faces protests in the U.K. by women’s rights groups who think it is inappropriate that Cure has regained his celebrity status so soon after his release from prison. Campaigner Paulette Coombs commented to The Guardian: “He is able to move on with his life.Read more »
On October 2, Flying Lotus' Warp debut Reset hit the streets. But unlike most EPs, this bleep-heavy offering is being celebrated with Attack, an interactive videogame set to Lotus’ spacey hip-hop. Available through the producer’s website, Attack is essentially a recreation of Space Invaders, with the ability to send missles flying into weird pyramids, ghosts, and the occasional dusty star.Read more »
Simian Mobile Disco is best known for its studio work with bands like Justice, Klaxons, The Go! Team, and The Rapture. Instead of leaving their studio behind for their first solo tour, the duo packed the whole thing up, brought it around the world, and dissected it for us in this episode.
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Of Montreal is more than a band bent on writing killer pop tunes and indecent exposure. Since releasing Hissing Fauna, Are You the Destroyer? in June, the band has been hard at work prepping its acoustic EP, Sony Connect Set, its first for download site Sony Connect.Read more »
With Urban Outfitters’ design teams replicating Slayer shirts and Etnies’ Altamant fashion division releasing a Jimi Hendrix artwork series, there’s no denying the ever-growing, and usually ridiculous, “I’m down with vintage rock” fashion trend that’s been surfacing over the past few years. Fortunately, the New York-based line Mishka is giving the proverbial middle finger to the imposters with its Rasputin shirt, based on the almighty (and fictional?) band of the same name.
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