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WATCH: The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart Unveil New Songs

HuffPost Live | Kira Brekke | Posted 05.13.2014 | Entertainment

The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart, a Brooklyn-based band with twang similar to The Cure, recently announced its third album, "Days of Abandon." The gro...

Rob the Mob and 24 Hour Rental Demythologize the On-screen Mafia Fable

Ashley Jude Collie | Posted 05.18.2014 | Entertainment
Ashley Jude Collie

However, two highly recommended new screen projects, Rob the Mob and 24 Hour Rental, seek to demythologize the romantic popular notion.

Slack Armada: Music for the Post-Rock Niche

Marcel Hidalgo | Posted 03.25.2014 | Entertainment
Marcel Hidalgo

The music of James Hrabak falls into the category of the post-rock genre, a genre with a compositional formula that wants to be experimental.

Was Britpop A Government Conspiracy?

Posted 10.03.2013 | Entertainment

In the early '90s a genre of music called Britpop swept the UK, making bands such as Blur and Oasis famous. While the explosion of the genre seemed or...

PHOTOS: FYF Fest Is Gorgeously Grunge, Vintage & Laid Back

Art Tavana | Posted 10.09.2014 | Los Angeles
Art Tavana

With 90's-era shoegaze pioneers like the Breeders and My Bloody Valentine laying down speaker-melting sets, FYF Fest 2013 managed to conjure the grunged-out spirit of the '90s, while faithfully holding out against the molly-marketed electronic dance music scene of Coachella and EDC.

Patti Smith's Dark Tribute To Mapplethorpe

Posted 04.18.2013 | Arts

A wild display of Patti Smith's multi-media art endeavors is heading to Cincinnati's Contemporary Arts Center next month. Among the works on display a...

Might as Well Be Shoegazing

Kayley Kravitz | Posted 04.07.2013 | Arts
Kayley Kravitz

With the recent rise of bands like the Pains of Being Pure At Heart, Vivian Girls and A Place to Bury Strangers, shoegaze is back in the spotlight in the indie world. So where did this genre originate?

Legendary Band Releases First Album Since 1991

Posted 02.02.2013 | Entertainment

No, you're not dreaming, and it's not 1991. But the rumors are true: My Bloody Valentine has released their first album since "Loveless," which came o...

From Madonna to Mogwai, Swervedriver's Resurgent Sonics Achieve Escape Velocity

Scott Thill | Posted 05.26.2012 | Home
Scott Thill

With a sonic heat signature that converged somewhere between the raw power of The Stooges and the cerebral trips of Sonic Youth, Swerdriver's four full-lengths and underestimated rarities have grown in relevance with the flight of time's arrow.

The New Mew Review and Preview: No More Stories / "Introducing Palace Players"

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

The award-winning Danish band Mew is one of the latest Scandinavian indie ensembles to make a go of it in the States. Their new album, No More Stories is all just a big mix of spacey, melodic fun.