Entries for December, 2009

You Indie Feature: Nite Noise!

Columbus music veterans Mollie Wells and Scotty Niemet have teamed up for an event called Nite Noise, which will take place January 1 at Circus in Columbus, Ohio.  We caught up with them to get the down low on the event.  If you’re in Cowtown and haven’t burnt yourself out on NYE partying, check out [...]

Editor’s Note: Did You Know?

That You Indie is 5,000 posts old today?  Well we are.  Thanks to everyone who has been reading and keeping up with us on Facebook.  If you have a minute, please visit the websites of our sponsors (i.e. the ads) so that we can start making bank and quit our jobs to do this full [...]

Editor’s Note: Only Two Days Until Christmas!

Insound are offering a bunch of awesome deals for the holidays. Here is some of what they have going down: • Buy any 5 LPs and get 15 percent off. Buy 10 and get a free tote. • Buy any 5 posters or t-shirts and get 15 percent off. • Buy any 5 CDs and [...]

Crocodiles, Dum Dum Girls Record “Merry Christmas, Baby (Please Don’t Die)”

Here’s your late-breaking contender for Indie XMas Jam Of ’09. Dee Dee (Dum Dum Girls) and Crocodiles finished recording this catchy, gothy yuletide original for us just hours ago. Prep your mistletoe and grab the MP3 here.

Erik Ellington Is Sick

While out in Rowley, North Carolina on the Low Life Tour, Deathwish pro/entrepreneur Erik Ellington busted out a front boardslide through this nasty kinker (while giving a nice wave) just to let every one know he’s still holding it down. Get a closer look at EE below then look his new ad in upcoming skate [...]

Strange Boys Prep Album For Feb., Tour In Feb. and Mar. (2010)

Strange Boys are releasing a new record this February on In The Red (US) and Rough Trade (elsewhere). The album, Be Brave, was recorded in September 2009 and will be preceded by a limited edition 7″ single of its title track on January 25th (UK) and 26th (US). The song is streaming on their MySpace. [...]

Willy Santos Gets New Birdhouse Deck

Willy’s got a new deck out with Birdhouse, The Santos Express. Check it out.

Pelican and Torche Drop New Videos

On December 22nd (yesterday), Pelican had their Michael Alen directed video for the song “King Beef,” while Torche will had their Matt Santoro video for the song “Final Breath” both become available via www.scionav.com, Vimeo and iTunes.

PBS To Air Patti Smith Documentary

The public broadcasters at PBS will air Dream of Life, a documentary on New York music legend Patti Smith. According to the New York Times, the film is an in-depth documentary about the proto-punk queen, and after 11 years in the making, it will finally air on December 30, a date that will mark Smith’s [...]

Antlers Tours With Editors, Ra Ra Riot (Winter 2010)

Antlers are touring this winter, including a stop in tropical Akron, OH: 12/15/09 – Bowery Ballroom – New York, NY 1/29/10 – Legends of Notre Dame – Notre Dame, IN 1/30/10 – Music – Akron, OH 2/05/10 – Brooklyn Academy of Music Opera – Brooklyn, NY* 2/08/10 – Teh Warfield – San Francisco, CA# 2/09/10 [...]