Entries for February, 2010

For The Ladies: Designer Eleonore Santos Draws Inspiration From Alice

  You Indie have become recent fans of California fashion designer Eleonore Santos. For those unfamiliar with her, she is had a show at Project Ethos in LA last October, and will be featured in MARCH 2010 944 LA issue. On March 4th she has an upcoming solo show, put on by Event Static and [...]

The Barr Brothers (The Slip, Surprise Me Mr. Davis) To Tour With The Low Anthem (2010)

Brad and Andrew Barr, best known as founding members of revered rock bands The Slip and Surprise Me Mr. Davis, are adding a third act to their repertoire. In the long tradition of brothers who’ve assumed their surname as a moniker, The Barr Brothers introduce themselves with a string of West Coast and Canadian shows [...]

River City Extension Announce Release For XOXO Records

River City Extension has announced the release of their debut full-length album – The Unmistakable Man – out May 2010 on XOXO Records, the same label responsible for introducing the world Gaslight Anthem.  Formed in August of ’07 in Toms River, NJ, River City Extension has already shared the stage with Cake, The Avett Brothers, Robert Randolph, [...]

Linfinity Tour With Murder By Death (2010)

American Myth Recordings is excited to announce that Linfinity have confirmed their first-ever tour of North America, a 37-date run with Murder By Death that kicks off in St. Louis on the 31st of March, and winds its way from coast to coast before finishing up in Chicago in mid May. On April 27th Linfinity [...]

New Zealand’s Kerretta Make U.S. Debut (2010)

New Zealand’s Kerretta make their US debut this March when the band kicks off their first ever US tour with a show at this year’s SXSW.  To coincide with the SXSW performance and US tour, the band will be releasing their debut album – Vilayer – Stateside for the first time. For those who have [...]

Nada Surf Ready Covers Album, Massive Tour (2010)

Nada Surf have announced that following their spring tour – where if i had a hi-fi will initially only be available for purchase at shows – they will release their forthcoming covers album on CD/LP and digitally June 8th via the bands own label, Mardev Records, with distribution through ADA. To give fans a preview [...]

Garotas Suecas Ready 7″, Tour U.S.

Garotas Suecas come raging from Sao Paolo, Brazil – five boys and a girl playing fuzzed-out, psychedelic garage rock nu-Tropicalia. Influences range from Otis Redding to Os Mutantes. Imagine ? and the Mysterians jamming it out with Gilberto Gil, and you might have an idea how fun this band can be. Better yet, listen to [...]

Lovvers Kick Off Spring U.S. Tour Next Week (2010)

MP3: “OCD Go Go Girls” http://www.aampromo.com/mp3/Lovvers-OCD_Go_Go_Girls.mp3 UK’s garage punks Lovvers kick off their Spring US tour next week ending with performances at Austin, TX’s SXSW Music Festival. The tour also takes in dates with Abe Vigoda, Male Bonding and The Vivian Girls. US Tour Dates Mar 04    Seattle, WA @ Comet Tavern w/ The Strange [...]

Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers To Launch Massive U.S. Tour (2010)

Here are Tom Petty’s upcoming tour dates: May 06            Raleigh                     Time Warner Cable Pavilion at Walnut Creek (w/Joe Cocker) May 07            Charlotte                   Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre (w/Joe Cocker) May 09            Tampa                       St. Pete Times Forum (w/Joe Cocker)                May 15            Dallas                        [...]

?uestlove Talks Fela Kuti, Knitting Factory Rereleases Fela’s Catalogue

?uestlove sat down to discuss the importance and influence of Fela Kuti – on both the personal level as well as Fela’s impact on music and culture. Over the next several months, Knitting Factory Records will be re-releasing Fela’s entire catalogue. The “Chop ‘N Quench” batch, containing 6 CDs (9 albums total) from 1964-1974, is [...]