It happened again, gang. A little whisper of MWM magic finds its way into an even brighter spotlight. The very CF piece included in MWM’s X-TRA ZEUS, curated by Willa Van Nostrand and Chloe Wessner, has been featured in none other than the New York Times. Git r done, CF! You made your mama proud! [...]
GoLocalProv confirms it: On February 2 at Machines With Magnets, Javelin killed it, as it Downtown Boys, as did Math the Band, as Did Huge Face. Can’t say we didn’t see it coming. See what they have to say here!
Check it out, buddies! Our new friend from the Providence Phoenix, Greg Cook, came down to our gallery to check out the wonder that is X-TRA ZEUS, and had nothing but wonderful miraculous things to say about it. Read all about why he loves it and what makes Providence magical here. If you have [...]
Read Pitchfork’s take on Debo Band’s self-titled LP on Sub Pop. Available in all thoughtful record stores across America today! “I’ve listened to a lot of Ethiopian music, and not just from the most widely-known “Golden Age” of Ethiopian pop so masterfully plumbed by Francis Falceto’s Ethiopiques series. I’m talking folk music, modern pop made [...]
Stream Fang Island’s ‘Major,’ recorded during the winter of ’11 / ’12 at Machines with Magnets. Pawtucket denizens frequenting the News Cafe may recognize these angelic mugs. Stream the record from NPR here.
The Body and Braveyoung have finished their four song collaboration, it’s scheduled to be released by At A Loss Recording on September 27th with vinyl to follow in early 2010, if we make it to early 2012. Get into it, while you can!
If you were in Austin this week at SXSW you were probably wondering about that big pile of pink on a billboard on I-35… now you know. Battles unveils Dave Konopka’s artwork for their upcoming record Gloss Drop. Billboards are popping up in NYC, Austin, and Nairobi with the image, read more at Drowned in Sound [...]
Fang Island has a limited edition 7″ featuring Andrew WK and the music of Joe Buzzell––check it! Fang Island ft. Andrew W.K.: “Patterns on the Wall” “Earlier this year, Fang Island released a BNM’ed self-titled album full of triumphant endorphin-rush guitar rock. On their cover of Joe Buzzell’s “Patterns on the Wall”, the track above, [...]