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Vampire Weekend and Bright Eyes To Headline MTK Festival August 13+14 in East Hampton NY

May 10, 2011 drainu182 0

MTK: Music To Know Festival announced its inaugural line up headlined by Vampire Weekend on Saturday, August 13th and Bright Eyes on Sunday, August 14th. Other confirmed bands include Matt & Kim, Cold War Kids, Chromeo, Tame Impala, Ra Ra Riot, Fitz & The Tantrums, Tom Tom Club, Dawes, M Ward, We Are Scientists, The Limousines, Naked and Famous, Francis and the Lights, Suddyn, Nicos Gun and Young Empires — 18 of today’s most critically-acclaimed and successful new, emerging and …

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Tonight: Young Empires At Studio At Webster Hall

April 7, 2011 drainu182 0

Despite only existing for a year and a half, Toronto’s Young Empires is a leader in their self described genre of “world beat haute rock”. The trio of Robert Aaron Ellingson, Jake Palahnuk and Matthew Vlahovich have received international acclaim for their infectious hooks and high-energy sets. Spinner described their emergence as “almost fully formed with their rock star moves well-honed and their cred firmly cemented.” The band’s also been turning heads in the fashion industry with their song “Glory …