Entries Tagged ‘Sonic Youth’

The Black Keys and Sonic Youth to appear on ACL

Set your DVRs because The Black Keys and Sonic Youth will appear on Austin City Limits this Saturday, January 22. 

Dead Flowers do sweet t-shirts

Dead Flowers presents a new series of t-shirts offering a skull based interpretation of musicians, including Sonic Youth, David Bowie, Patti Smith and Iggy Pop. The series is comprised of 6 t-shirts and now available from Restir.

MySpace Music to stream Matador 21 performances

Matador Records, in conjunction with MySpace Music, is excited to announce the celebration of its 21st anniversary at the Palms Desert Resort and Casino in Las Vegas, NV, from October 1-3. As a three-day festival showcasing a vast array of talent the label has worked with throughout its storied lifespan, Matador at 21: The Lost [...]

Circle of Animals readies full-length for Relapse

Circle Of Animals, who feature Sanford Parker of Minsk and Bruce Lamont of Yakuza, will issue their full-length debut, Destroy The Light, through Relapse October 12.  The album will feature several guests including: Steve Shelley of Sonic Youth, Dave Witte of Burnt By The Sun, John Herndon of Tortoise and John Merryman of Cephalic Carnage, [...]

Dead Confederate ready sophomore album, tour (2010)

Dead Confederate drop their sophomore album, Sugar, on August 24. The album was produced by John Agnello (Dinosaur Jr., Sonic Youth, The Hold Steady).  Head over to www.DeadConfederate.com to download “Giving It All Away” and to check out footage of the band recording Sugar.  In the meantime, the band is on tour.  Here are the [...]

Las Vegas Weekly Says Pavement Is Headlining Matador 21st Anniversary

Last Vegas Weekly is reporting that Matador Records will celebrate its 21st anniversary with a three-day festival in Las Vegas to be headlined by Pavement. The event is looking to take place October 1st to 3rd at Pearl at the Palms and other likely participants include Sonic Youth who will be nearby that weekend. Check [...]

Relapse Signs The High Confessions (Ministry, Sonic Youth, Nachtmystium)

Relapse Records has announced the signing of the newly formed The High Confessions. The High Confessions features Chris Connelly (Ministry, Revolting Cocks, Killing Joke), Steve Shelley (Sonic Youth), Sanford Parker (Minsk, Nachtmystium, Buried As Sea), and noted recording engineer Jeremy Lemos (Smog, Stereolab, Jim O’Rourke). The High Confessions will release their Relapse debut, Turning Lead [...]

Sweet Apple (Dino Jr., Cobra Verde, Witch) Complete Album For Tee Pee

There is a new indie rock “supergroup” Sweet Apple.  Made up of Dinosaur Jr.‘s J. Mascis, John Petkovic and Tim Parnin of Cobra Verde, and Witch‘s Dave Sweetapple (Mascis is also a member of Witch), the band have completed a 12-song debut album dubbed Love And Desperation, after a rather dire situation. According to Petkovic, [...]

Kim Gordon Art Is For Sale At Colette

If you’re a fan of Sonic Youth, Pussy Galore, Noise Nomads, Failing Lights, Dude War or drippy acrylic paint, these canvasses might be up your alley. Each is €4000 + shipping at Colette, and you can preview here.

Motion City Soundtrack Title New Album, Release New Track To Myspace

Motion City Soundtrack confirm My Dinosaur Life as the title of their new album and Columbia Records debut.  The album was produced by Blink-182’s Mark Hoppus, who first teamed up with the boys in 2005 when he produced Commit This to Memory, and mixed by Andy Wallace (Nirvana, Rage Against the Machine, Sonic Youth).  To [...]