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by PopMatters Staff

17 Jul 2009


Simian Mobile Disco
Temporary Pleasure
(Wichita)
Releasing: 18 August 2008 (US) / 17 August 2009 (UK)

01 Cream Dream (Featuring Gruff Rhys)
02 Audacity of Huge (Featuring Chris Keating)
03 10000 Horses Can’t Be Wrong
04 Cruel Intentions (Featuring Beth Ditto)
05 Off the Map (Featuring Jamie Lidell)
06 Synthesise
07 Bad Blood (Featuring Alexis Taylor)
08 Turn Up the Dial (Featuring Young Fathers)
09 Ambulance
10 Pinball (Featuring Telepathe)

Simian Mobile Disco
“Audacity of Huge” - Naum Gabo Remix [MP3]
     

by PopMatters Staff

17 Jul 2009


The ubiquitous Wilco played another TV date, this time with indie chanteuse Feist.

by PopMatters Staff

17 Jul 2009


Japandroids is racking up a multitude of accolades. Back in June PopMatters’ Scott Hreha said of Post-Nothing, which is getting an August 4th re-release, that “sonically, the band falls somewhere between forebears like No Age and Death from Above 1979—virile combination of passion and grandiosity that sounds much larger than the guitar/drums instrumentation implies.” Japandroids stopped by the Tripwire to play “I Quit Girls”.

by PopMatters Staff

17 Jul 2009


Indie faves Grizzly Bear dropped by David Letterman’s show last night to play “Ready, Able” off Veckatimest, which we slapped a 9 on back in May.

by Matt Mazur

17 Jul 2009


Mothers & Daughters was directed by Carl Bessai a veteran DIY director who uses a small crew and a number of documentary techniques to outline the lives, loves, and dramas of six women.

The film has garnered generous praise at festivals around the country and Canada, and is released July 15th exclusively On Demand, as part of IFC Festival Direct.

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