• Magic Wands

    Magic Wands

    Magic Love and Dreams. Review by Matthew Moyer.

  • The Faint

    The Faint

    Two similar and familiar bands collided as The Faint and Ladytron shared a co-headlining bill that included a pair of sold-out stops in New York City. With more black attire and keyboards than one could count, the two acts offered career-spanning setlists filled with their distinctive synth-pop, post-punk and new-wave sounds. Kiran Aditham witnessed night two of the dark, dancefloor delights for himself.

  • The Lovemakers

    The Lovemakers

    Frontman/shirtless sex symbol/small-town boy Scott Blonde discusses the Bay Area band’s scandalous past — and future — in a candid interview with Steve Stav.

  • Client

    Client

    City (Mute Records ). Review by Matthew Moyer.

  • When Circuits Learned to Sing

    Ever wonder where those electronic squiggles in old Science Fiction films came from? Ever wonder about the first bands to abandon guitars for electronic instruments? Two new films from Plexfilm show you how Robert Moog taught circuits to sing and how British pop bands put those sounds on the pop charts. Bob Pomeroy sings the body electric.

  • Jondi & Spesh, Pleasurecraft

    Jondi & Spesh, Pleasurecraft

    The Answer, Lost Patterns (Spundae, Pleasurecraft). Review by Ben Varkentine.

  • I Am The World Trade Center

    I Am The World Trade Center

    Dylan Garret chats with Dan Geller of I Am The World Trade Center about dance music, DJing, downloads, and how New York City needs to stop being so damned expensive already. All this and more, with less questions about the band’s name than you’ve come to expect. Well, okay, just one. But it’s a good one.

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