Mixed Media

August 2010

Arcade Fire Releases Album, NPR Allows First Listen

The Suburbs is available online as a warm-up before live Madison Square Garden concert on YouTube August 5th

LXD 1x07 “The Dark Doctor Deal”

Autumn pays the price for the deal that spared her husband's life.

Dive Index - “Cut” MP3 (PopMatters Premiere)

Dive Index works in true 21st century creative fashion, tapping into talent around the world by collaborating over the Internet.

LXD 1x06 “Duet”

Former lovers dance in sync across space in an incredibly-choreographed piece of storytelling dance.

July 2010

Gangsta Rap Meets the Food Network in ‘Dinner Table Game’

As the economy gasps for breath and turns a generation of college graduates into under-employed, over-dependent man-children, there’s nothing more gangster than learning to

Cowabunga, M@#!@&F*&%^$!

You can admit that you never thought Vanilla Ice would ever hold any kind of influence over any developments in any area of the music industry. You’d be in good company. Unfortunately, you’d also be wrong.

Fran Healy Streams New Song

Travis frontman Fran Healy is set to release his first solo album, Wreckorder, on October 5th. The first single, “Buttercups”, is now available for streaming

The Prez Does ‘The View’

Whether or not you think it’s a particularly good idea for the most powerful person on the planet to set foot on a daytime

Superb Estonian Doc ‘Disco and Atomic War’ Online at SnagFilms

The film, available at SnagFilms beginning 30 July and screening as part of the Rooftop Films series in Brooklyn on 31 July, tells Kilmi’s story via

Jamaica Are ‘Short & Entertaining’

French duo Jamaica, formerly Poney Poney, have just released the video for their latest single “Short & Entertaining”. Brimming with feverish stop-start guitars and breezy

June 2010

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Cage the Elephant Ignite Central Park with Kickoff for Summerstage Season

// Notes from the Road

"Cage the Elephant rocked two sold-out nights at Summerstage and return to NYC for a free show May 29th. Info on that and a preview of the full Summerstage schedule is here.

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