World Blanket Polishes Off Cover Of Syd Barrett’s “Let’s Split”

Brooklynite Mike Pomranz, performing with a rotating group of band mates as World Blanket, has “polished off” a cover of the unfinished Syd Barrett song “Let’s Split.” Check out Pomranz’s own words on the project: “I’ve always been inspired to cover this song, not just because it’s one of my favorite Barrett tunes, but also because it’s completely unfinished. It’s a single-take demo where he literally... Read More

Modeselektor Release Video for “Berlin,” and Plenty More

German IDM duo, Modeselektor, have a number of exciting updates to bring to fans, starting with the release of the video for “Berlin,” a track off of their 2011 release, Monkeytown. There is an interesting story behind the video’s unique brand of cardboard animation. Apparently, Swiss graphic designer, Francois Chalet, contacted Modeselektor’s Monkeytown label with the pipe dream of having them play at his wedding. But what... Read More

Pomegranates Set To Release “Heaven” on June 5th

On June 5th, Cincinatti-based rockers, Pomegranates, will be releasing their fourth studio album, Heaven, via Modern Outsider Records. Following their critically-acclaimed 201o album One of Us, Heaven offers a continued dosage of reverberated indie-surf and shimmering art pop. Production credits are shared between the band members and Miguel Urbitztondo, an individual whose work can be heard on the cuts of Sparklehorse, Daniel Johnston, Cracker,... Read More

Heartless Bastards Sign To Partisan Records And Prepare To Release New Album

Brooklyn-based Partisan Records have recently signed Austin rockers, Heartless Bastards, whose fourth album, Arrow, is set to drop on February 14th. Produced by Spoon drummer, Jim Eno, in his home studio, the album is said to be the Heartless Bastards’ most eclectic and energetic collection to date. Following 2009′s acclaimed release, The Mountain,  Arrow serve as a highly-spirited change-of-pace to the band’s previous introspectiveness.... Read More

Eric Roberson is “Mr. Nice Guy”

Singer, songwriter and producer Eric Roberson true to his craft never fails to please his listeners, fans and loyalists. In a time where artists who are signed to major labels appear to excel, Erro, as his friends affectionately call him, has created his own lane and continuously bypasses barriers often placed before independent artist. November 8, 2011 Eric Roberson is releasing his newest album entitled “Mr. Nice Guy,” complete with 15 funky... Read More

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