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by PopMatters Staff

23 Jul 2009


Noisevox is a new live music site, focused mainly on indie rock and they’ve come out of the gate with an impressive array of weekly live performances within that genre with Animal Collective and Moby headlining a few of the June shows. In this episode, Dan Deacon runs through a bunch of tunes and chats with Noisevox. You can get to the interviews here, but the songs are below.

by PopMatters Staff

23 Jul 2009


Japandroids recently played a live set at Pianos in NYC and the proceedings were caught on film by Noisemakers on Noisevox. The band runs through four of their tunes here: “Heart Sweats”, “Rockers East Vancouver”, “Young Hearts Spark Fire”, and “No Allegiance to the Queen”.

by PopMatters Staff

22 Jul 2009


Six Organs of Admittance
Luminous Night
(Drag City)
Releasing: 18 August (US)

SONG LIST
01 Actaeon’s Fall (Against the Hounds)
02 Anesthesia
03 Bar-Nasha
04 Cover Your Wounds with the Sky
05 Ursa Minor
06 River of Heaven
07 The Ballad of Charlie Harper
08 Enemies Before the Light

Six Organs of Admittance
“The Ballad of Charley Harper” [MP3]
     

by Matt Mazur

22 Jul 2009


It is hard to believe that Jane Campion has not made a full length feature film since 2003’s In the Cut but it is great to see her returning to her romantic roots with the biography of Keats, here played by Ben Whishaw. This looks to be every bit as visually-stunning and well-made as her classic The Piano. Welcome back, Jane!

by PopMatters Staff

22 Jul 2009


Polvo
In Prism
(Merge)
Releasing: 8 September (US)

SONG LIST
01 Right the Relation
02 D.C. Trails
03 Beggar’s Bowl
04 City Birds
05 Lucia
06 Dream Residue/Work
07 The Pedlar
08 A Link in the Chain

Polvo
“Beggar’s Bowl” [MP3]
     

Photo: Ashley Worley

Photo: Ashley Worley

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St. Vincent, Beck, and More Heat Up Boston Calling on Memorial Day Weekend

// Notes from the Road

"With vibrant performances by artists including St. Vincent and TV on the Radio, the first half of the bi-annual Boston Calling Festival brought additional excitement to Memorial Day weekend.

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