Here are the albums that are in stores today. Pick up anything good? What do you recommend? If we missed anything, please add it to our calendar. We recommend Rdio or Spotify for album streams of new releases and check out our review section to see what our staff thought of the albums.
When you were a kid, did you dread the boredom of learning geometry? Well, take a seat in Jarred Geller's preschool classroom and learning will never be dull again! Geller, a second year instructor for Teach For America has integrated punk rock into his classroom to help keep his four year old pupils interested and engaged. These lucky students get to rock out with their air guitars while learning a variety of subjects, including math, science and entrepreneurship! Most recently, Gellar is using his musical flare to help teach his preschoolers about civics, economics and business. They have even started a kickstarter campaign to raise money for animal...
As I talked about a little in this week's podcast, I've been working on a lengthier article in response to a lot of the stuff that's been going on in our music scene lately. It's on my blog because it gets long and I think it's a better reading experience there.
Sometimes I find myself trapped in a cycle of cynicism, believing that the way things are is the how they will stay. I remember feeling this way a lot during those first Bush-as-President years, and I’ve felt the dark coils wrapped around my mind again recently. With all of the news popping up around the Pure Noise Records situations, the what-feels-like weekly new discoveries of misconduct within the music scene, and the almost...
Britpop act Lake Malawi are gearing up to release their new EP, We Are Making Love Again, on Monday, May 25th. We're streaming a new track from the effort titled "Young Blood" in the replies. The group's indie pop-rock sound takes cues from fellow countrymen The Maccabees, Foals and Coldplay.
Emancipator has announced a remix album for his record Dusk to Dawn, and he is giving fans a chance to be included on the album. The track "Valhalla" still needs a remix, and Emancipator is giving fans an opportunity to have their remix of the song included on the record. You can download the stems of the track here, and when you're done, upload your finished product to the remix contest Soundcloud group. Good luck to any producers/musicians thinking of entering this!
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