Call for Music Writers... Rock, Indie, Urban, Electronic, Americana, Metal, World and More

 
Bookmark and Share
Text:AAA
Friday, Jul 17, 2009

Carey Mulligan is getting buzz already as a favorite for Best Actress for her work in this Brit coming of age tale. And Peter Sarsgaard’s dodgy English accent aside, the supporting cast looks killer: Cara Seymour, Olivia Williams, Dominic Cooper, Rosemund Pike, Sally Hawkins, the dynamic Emma Thompson and the always-underrated Alfred Molina (what does this man need to do to get an Oscar nom?). This is a real no-brainer: essential fall cinema.



Bookmark and Share
Text:AAA
Friday, Jul 17, 2009
by PopMatters Staff

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]
     



Bookmark and Share
Text:AAA
Friday, Jul 17, 2009
by PopMatters Staff

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



Tagged as: feist, wilco
Bookmark and Share
Text:AAA
Friday, Jul 17, 2009
by PopMatters Staff

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”.



Tagged as: japandroids
Bookmark and Share
Text:AAA
Friday, Jul 17, 2009
by PopMatters Staff

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.



Tagged as: grizzly bear
Now on PopMatters
PM Picks
Announcements

© 1999-2014 PopMatters.com. All rights reserved.
PopMatters.com™ and PopMatters™ are trademarks
of PopMatters Media, Inc.

PopMatters is wholly independently owned and operated.