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Pitchfork Music Festival Books Broken Social Scene!

A couple days after I locked in my travel to Chicago for the Pitchfork Music Festival…they make things much more interesting by adding Broken Social Scene, Panda Bear, Jon Spencer Blues Explosion, El-P, Girls,  Titus Andronicus, Bear in Heaven, Freddie Gibbs,  Smith Westerns, Dâm-Funk, Cave and Allá. This lineup is in addition to the already mentioned Modest Mouse, LCD Soundsystem,… Read more →

Derailed: Pitchfork interviews Die Antwoord

Every so often I will be posting under the ‘Derailed’ heading. This is for posts that are outside my normal comfort area…indie rock/pop. The Pitchfork interview with the South African rap-rave sensation/group/joke?, Die Antwoord, can speak for itself…but it seems these people take themselves very seriously.  And a film in the works?!!! “Ninja and Yo-Landi talk about their surging fame,… Read more →

Rewind: The Last Week or So

No Age recorded a Daytrotter Session that was posted last week. Fucked Up is releasing material for Record Store Day. Sasquatch Festival has announced 2010 line-up. Beach House will also release an EP, Zebra, for Record Store Day. Dr. Dre is suing Death Row Records. 3-day passes for the Pitchfork Music Festival have sold-out. But single-day are still available. Phoenix… Read more →

Pitchfork Music Festival 2010 (Initial Lineup & Tix Onsale)

The fifth annual Pitchfork Music Festival has been announced.  This fest started in 2006 with The Walkmen, The Mountain Goats, Band of Horses, Spoon, Yo La Tengo, Devendra Banhart, Mission of Burma, The National and many others.  About 35,000 people showed up. In 2007 they added the Friday night line-up with Sonic Youth, GZA and Slint performing classic albums in… Read more →