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Tonight: El-P at the Echoplex

June 28, 2012 The Audio Perv 0

By Farhaad Esfandiary

If you can make a connection between “Linda Tripp” and “Madden 2004” that doesn’t have anything to do with blowjobs and football, then you need to be at The Echoplex in Los Angeles on June 28th. Underground Hip-Hop icon El-P, and Dungeon Family all-star Killer Mike have teamed up to bring us a union of abstract thuggery dubbed the Into the Wild Tour, which also features newcomers Mr. Muthafuckin Exquire, and Despot.

No doubt this tour …

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Morning Parade Plays NYC’s Mercury Lounge Next Week (Win Tickets!)

June 15, 2012 The Audio Perv 0

By now, you already know of our love for the British rock band Morning Parade. We had a chance to speak with them right before SXSW, we saw them play on top of their record label in NYC last month and you know that we’re going to catch them on their tour now with Walk The Moon. This coming Wednesday though, Morning Parade headlines their own show at the Mercury Lounge in New York City and we want …

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Beast Make Bomb Announces New EP, Playing Music Hall of Williamsburg with Portugal. The Man Tonight

April 20, 2012 drainu182 0


Combining fuzzed out pop melodies with the distorted punk attitude of late 1970’s New York, Brooklyn’s Beast Make Bomb craft songs informed by twenty-something college life in urban grit. Powerful yet tastefully delicate vocals by Houston native Ceci Gomez croon over distorted guitars (Glenn VanDyke), warm bass lines (Sam Goldfine), and locked down up-tempo drums (Hartley Lewis) on the band’s two self-released EPs, Skinny Legs and Sourpuss. Bringing a pronounced energy and sonic solidarity to the stage, Beast Make Bomb’s …

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Kasabian Play A Sold Out Show At Terminal 5 Tomorrow, Watch It Live Online

March 21, 2012 drainu182 0


Kasabian is excited to announce they will be live streaming their New York City show this Thursday, March 22nd at 9:00 pm EST at Terminal 5 on The Bowery’s new YouTube channel- The Bowery Presents Live. Launching as part of YouTube’s new original channels initiative, The Bowery Presents Live will allow fans all over the world to witness Kasabian’s return to New York City. Kasabian is the second band to participate in the self-titled YouTube channel. Click HERE to watch …

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Tonight: Eytan and the Embassy at Rockwood Music Hall

March 7, 2012 drainu182 0

Eytan Oren’s reputation for crafting sticky hooks in any genre has made him a secret weapon in the entertainment industry. His compositions can be heard on everything from a pair of 2011 MasterCard spots to the jazzy soundtrack for the 2005 Chinese hit drama Beauty Remains to a trio of parody videos to virally promote the 2010 MTV Movie Awards. Of the latter, he says, “I wrote four songs in a day and a half for that.”

Oren subsequently created …

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The Flatlanders To Play At ACL Live on April 28

March 1, 2012 drainu182 0

WHAT: THE FLATLANDERS

WHERE: ACL LIVE at The Moody Theater

WHEN: SATURDAY, APRIL 28th, 2012

ON SALE: FRIDAY, MARCH 2nd AT 12PM

TICKET INFO: www.acl-live.com, in store at Waterloo Records, or charge by phone at 877-435-9849

Jimmie Dale Gilmore, Joe Ely and Butch Hancock have been friends for almost 40 years, and members of that not-really-a-band, life-of-its-own musical entity known as The Flatlanders for nearly as long.

The Flatlanders began making music together over 30 years ago, releasing their …

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Album Review: The Jealous Sound – A Gentle Reminder (Playing Knitting Factory Tonight!)

February 15, 2012 drainu182 0

By Emilia D’Albero

Lately, the emo genre has been earning its fair share of criticism from fans and fanatics who claim the label is offensive or incorrect in some way. But that’s mostly because the word “emo” is often associated with skinny jeans, dark makeup, and My Chemical Romance, instead of the raw emotion and thought-provoking musicality that should rightfully define the emo genre. However, the Los Angeles-bred band The Jealous Sound is taking that stereotype and basically beating it …

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Tonight: Mother Feather, Kendra Morris and Julia Haltigan Take the Stage at Mercury Lounge

February 10, 2012 drainu182 0

by Ilana Kaplan

The New York underground scene is coming to Mercury Lounge tonight for one hell of a show. Friends, Julia Haltigan, Kendra Morris and MotherFeather will be gracing the stages with a show full of folk, soul and pop-cock rock. The show brings together these musical talents for Haltigan’s birthday, which was yesterday. MotherFeather brings back the feel of PJ Harvey with the vocal styling of Karen O. With glitzy fashion and wild theatrics, lead singer Ann Courtney …

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Death Cab For Cutie Coming To Austin In May

January 26, 2012 drainu182 0


WHAT: DEATH CAB FOR CUTIE WITH MAGIK*MAGIK ORCHESTRA AND SPECIAL GUEST YOUTH LAGOON

WHERE: ACL LIVE at The Moody Theater

WHEN: FRIDAY, MAY 4TH, 2012

ON SALE: FRIDAY, JANUARY 27TH AT 10AM

TICKET INFO: www.acl-live.com, in store at Waterloo Records, or charge by phone at 877-4FLYTIX

By their seventh studio album, many bands are running out of creative steam and original ideas. But in the case of Death Cab for Cutie, nothing could be further from the truth. Codes and …

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Gigantour Coming to ACL Live On March 3rd

January 7, 2012 drainu182 0

WHAT: GIGANTOUR: MEGADETH AND MOTORHEAD W/ VOLBEAT AND LACUNA COIL

WHERE: ACL LIVE at The Moody Theater

WHEN: SATURDAY, MARCH 3RD

ON SALE: FRIDAY, JANUARY 13TH AT 10AM

TICKET INFO: www.acl-live.com, in store at Waterloo Records, or charge by phone at 877-435-9849

Gigantour–the critically acclaimed package festival founded in 2005 by esteemed metal titans Megadeth–will make its highly anticipated return for the first time since 2008. The multi-artist bill, with metal heavyweights Motörhead, Volbeat and Lacuna Coil, were all personally …