Local Natives 73/Win Tickets from Rasputin Before Local Natives play at the Rickshaw Stop with Suckers on June 2nd, we're pleased to give away a copy of the band's "Sun Hands" 73, which features the Daytrotter recording of "Cards & Quarters" on the B-side. To enter, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with your full name and the sentence, "Give me that record!" The SIXTH person to enter will win the 73. Also, [...]
Expansive waves of synthesizers rain on Voxtrot's "Trepanation Party." The song was produced, recorded, and mixed by Jim Eno from Spoon in his Austin studio. audio: Trepanation Party video: Firecracker http://voxtrot.net/ http://www.myspace.com/voxtrot
With July 4th only two days away, and my hunt for fireworks growing more and more desperate, it's only appropriate to rehash "Firecracker" from Texan pop rockers Voxtrot . This tune goes great with a burger (did I mention the band is from TX?), so make sure to add it to your Thursday night BBQ soundtrack.
Guest photo-blogger Jackie Roman has been posting photo essays from CMJ . The Ponys at Roseland Ballroom was the show I was most looking forward to all week. Let me just say, that as much as I loved this band before, they now hold a special place on my playlist and in my heart. Their set kicked ass (of course). Afterwards, they "got me backstage" and we had one of the best impromptu photo shoots ever. Jered, Melissa, Nathan and Brian are just about the [...]
Let's start the week off with a video from Voxtrot , one of our favorites from this year's CMJ . The Texan five piece headlined Bowery Ballroom last week, returning to the NYC stage with their explosive single "Firecracker." Here's the Memento-esque video for the tune:
The latest music video from everyone's favorite indie band Voxtort: "Firecracker" music video:
DOWNLOAD: Voxtrot on AOL Interface (MP3) "Ramesh not feeling so well" - Oct 7, 2007 in DC ( CRED ) Voxtrot just had to cancel a few Canadian shows.... Sorry everyone, but Voxtrot is canceling off of both the Hamilton and Toronto, ONT shows. If you've seen the band in the last couple days, I'm sure you're aware that Ramesh has been a bit under the weather. He was taken to the hospital after last night's show [...]
Directed by Martin Wallace (Pulp, Tindersticks, Erlend Oye, etc).