See Kurt Vile & The Violators and Beach Fossil at The Social

Saturday, November 2, see Kurt Vile perform with his backing band, The Violators, as well as lofi indie pop band, Beach Fossils, in a grand night full of fuzz at Orlando’s coolest venue, The Social. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F1VmLdZvUlo[/youtube] These are some of the biggest and critically acclaimed lofi bands to emerge out of the last decade of

Come See Mount Kimbie, Jonwayne, and D33J on October 14

On October 14, The Social is housing some underground heroes from the terrific Warp Records, Stones Throw, and Anticon: Mount Kimbie, Jonwayne, and D33J. This perfect trio is performing for one incredible night at The Social for $15. [youtube width=”525″ height=”394″]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-x1TFxao0oI[/youtube] D33J is opening the night up with tranquil beats and lucid textures, setting the

See STRFKR this Wednesday at The Social

This Wednesday, Portland natives STRFKR are coming to The Social to promote their latest effort, Miracle Mile. The synthy, dancey, indie poppy, electronic blending band are performing in less than two days, playing songs from their four album discography and getting support by bands Chrome Sparks and Feelings. Since the band’s emergence in 2008, STRFKR

First Single Off New Phoenix Album: “Entertainment”

Here’s the excellent first single for Phoenix’ upcoming album, Bankrupt! It’s very poppy and much like Phoenix you’d except, but a tiny bit more mellow. Still, very danceable. The song originally premiered on Zane Lowe’s show on BBC Radio 1. Bankrupt! is releasing April 23 in the U.S. and April 22 in the UK .

The Flaming Lips Announce New Album

The Flaming Lips have announced a brand new album coming April 2. The album is titled The Terror, and according to lead singer Wayne Coyne, the record is “bleak” and “disturbing.” Wayne also stated in a press release: I don’t really want to know the answer that I think is coming: that WE were hopeless,

The Purist & Danny Brown – “Jealousy”

British producer, The Purist, is releasing Tr-ill EP pretty soon (Feb 4). While Danny Brown is prepping his own release, ODB, this track might hold you over. “Jealousy,” puts Brown and The Purist together for tough track that sounds like it could’ve made the Man with the Iron Fist soundtrack. Hear the track here, via

The Postal Service’s Give Up Reissue Contains Two New Songs

Yesterday, it was reported that the Postal Service will be reuniting for Coachella 2013 to celebrate the 10th anniversary of The Postal Service’s Give Up album. Following this announcement is news of a reissue, which includes the original 10 track album, as well as a 15 track disc of rarities, covers, b-sides, and remixes. This