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CMJ Music Marathon Announces First Set of Artists

August 21, 2012 The Audio Perv 0

It’s hard to believe but it’s almost already time for CMJ. Returning this October 16th through the 20th, the festival has revealed its first round of artists.

The Presets
The Walkmen
The Mountain Goats
King Tuff
Killer Mike
Com Truise
Pig Destroyer
The Jezabels
Electric Guest
Daughn Gibson
Robert DeLong
Icona Pop
Emma Louise
Mac DeMarco
Prince Rama
Young Magic
The Stepkids (these guys are great, we booked them last year)
The …

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Youth Lagoon and Young Magic 11/2 The Echo Los angeles Review/Photos

November 4, 2011 drainu182 0

Written by Ace Ubas, Photos by Kelly Brown

At the young age of 22, Trevor Powers may have just started a new trend with his musical project, Youth Lagoon. His debut album, The Year of Hibernation (released via Fat Possum Records), was written and produced in his bedroom in Boise, Idaho – leading music publications to coin his music as “bedroom pop.” Youth Lagoon increased in popularity in a matter of months, thanks in part to positive reviews and …

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Young Magic Kicks Off Tour with Youth Lagoon, Playing The Echo Tonight

November 2, 2011 drainu182 1

To celebrate the launch of their US tour opening for Youth Lagoon, Young Magic has offered up a remix of one of their favorite Martin Denny tracks, “The Enchanted Sea.” The tour kicked off with a sold out show in San Francisco last night and continues in Los Angeles tonight at the Echo.

STREAM: Martin Denny – “The Enchanted Sea” (Young Magic Trip)

STREAM: “Slip Time”

“Night In The Ocean” b/w “Slip Time” is the next sonic move by Young …