Pon Di Wire: Marley, Ninja Man

Rockr and Tuff Gong label present a new bonus EP of Bob Marley dance remixes taken from the officially sanctioned Roots, Rock, Remixed project. Sir T’s house remix of “Kaya,” Patchworks’ mid-tempo rub…

The Death Set Readies Tour Dates

They’ve done a round of dates with Bonde Do Role, joined Matt & Kim on the road for the F Yeah tour, and have scheduled dates on the upcoming Vice Records tour, but Australia’s punk-m…

Buzzin' Fly Still Celebrating Fifth Birthday

It’s a mere five years old, but Ben Watt’s Buzzin’ Fly imprint has enough releases stocked in its back catalog to outdo a lot of labels that have been around for a decade. BuzzinR…

Hieroglyphics Add Tour Dates

As if the Hiero Imperium crew’s Freshly Dipped Tour weren’t lengthy enough, now the collective of MCs, producers, and streetwear designers has decided to throw in a few more shows, for an …

Hip-Hop Political Convention Dates Set

MCs and activists are preparing to Rap The Vote. In an election year where young voters are seen as key players, the hip-hop nation has been at the forefront of issue and voter organizing activities. …

Eternals, J*Davey Play Afro-Punk Fest

Forty bands, 15 films, and an art exhibit are set to take over Brooklyn at the beginning of July, when the Afro-Punk Festival returns to the city. Now in its fourth year, the festival is part music ev…

Goon & Koyote Ready EP

France-based duo Goon & Koyote are responsible for exporting the French booty-house sound to the rest of the world, most notably with 2005’s Diamond Grills mixtape. Further forays into this…

Producers Heard At Berlin’s CDR Club

Recognizing the need for new artists and bedroom producers to be heard, Attica Blues’ Tony Nwachukwu created a club night at London’s Plastic People last year for all those budding GarageBand, FruityL…

Jeremy Jay Announces Summer Tour

Now that his debut longplayer has been released and folks from San Francisco to Maryland are tuning into his romantically tempered indie-pop gems, songwriter Jeremy Jay is ready to hit the road. The f…

New Ulrich Schnauss EP Out Today

Ulrich Schnauss dug up the track “Stars,” from his 2007 release Goodbye, and now he has some brand new versions of it. The four-track Stars EP contains the original version of the song, al…

Pinback Preps Tour Dates

Pinback is set to trot around the globe this summer and fall. The San Diego indie rockers, led by über-prolific Armistead Burwell Smith IV and Rob Crow, have a few European dates lined up, after which…

Malcolm McLaren Film in Times Square

Since he does happen to be the founder of the Sex Pistols, Malcom McLaren pretty much has free reign to do whatever the hell he wants artistically–like create a film that consists of 21 “musical…

Luciano Mixes Fabric 41

Despite his reservations about making mix CDs, techno don Luciano has stepped up to tackle the latest installment in the Fabric CD series. “To me, mixing is about the live moments,” the Ch…

Trevor Loveys Plots U.S. Tour

When he’s not helping to pioneer new music genres and making tunes with Dave “Switch” Taylor, Trevor “Machines Don’t Care” Loveys stays busy with his own production…

Free Album From Jay Haze

It appears that producer Jay Haze has one-upped Radiohead, Girl Talk, and anyone else implementing the pay-what-you-want plan for albums. The Berlin-based American expat has released a second part to …

Top 10: Pyramids, A-Trak, Curses!

Pyramids Pyramids Hydra Head Release Date: Out Now Whoever criticized the guitar as being an overly simple instrument clearly never listened to the music of Denton, TX four-piece Pyramids. The band’s …

CSS to Tour North America

Look out, Brazil’s dance-punk mayhem outfit CSS is about to return to North America. The manically energetic São Paulo collective will be touring in support of its second full-length, Donkey, se…

Girl Talk Album Downloadable Today

Following the example set earlier this year by a certain superstar rock band, Greg Gillis, a.k.a. Girl Talk, has unleashed his fourth album, Feed the Animals, in digital format under a pay-what-you-wa…

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