Posts Tagged ‘lcd soundsystem’

Rough Trade NYC to Host Interactive LCD Soundsystem Exhibition

The recently-opened Rough Trade NYC will host an interactive exhibition based on LCD Soundsystem’s final show at Madison Square Garden. The exhibition, which will run from April 7 to May 7, will showcase new video clips,... Read more »

LCD Soundsystem’s Final Concert To Be Released In Full, James Murphy Finds Commercial Dance Music “Repellent”

After 2012′s concert documentary Shut Up and Play the Hits, James Murphy will now be releasing another piece of memorabilia tied to LCD Soundsystem’s epic final show at Madison Square Garden. The Long Goodbye: LCD Soundsystem... Read more »

James Murphy Wants a Musical Subway in NYC

Unbeknownst to the rest of the world, James Murphy has been waging a war for the past fourteen years. The former lead singer of LCD Soundsystem went on the Sound Opinions podcast and shared his hopes... Read more »

Watch James Murphy’s Directorial Debut, a Short Film Called “Little Duck”

“This is a filmmaking experiment to prove that we are all creative and that anyone can sit in the directors chair.” So says the credit with which James Murphy’s (LCD Soundsystem, Arcade Fire‘s new album, DFA)... Read more »

Watch David Bowie’s Weird New Video for the James Murphy remix of “Love Is Lost”

James Murphy’s epic, ten minute remix of David Bowie’s “Love Is Lost” now has a fully Halloween-appropriate video which features Bowie himself as well as creepy mannequins and dummies. It’s a pretty unusual move to make a... Read more »

The Best Arcade Fire Songs

In a 2010 interview with The Guardian, Arcade Fire's frontman Win Butler explained, "If you think of the sociological impact of the internet, which has led to this uniformity of taste, this homogenization of a certain... Read more »

Arcade Fire’s Win Butler on James Murphy: “I always imagined [he] would be kind of insufferable”

Arcade Fire’s highly anticipated fourth album is coming on Monday, and Reflektor seems to be the collective’s most polarizing record yet. During their recent interview with The Guardian, they discuss their influences, the intention behind Reflektor,... Read more »

Arcade Fire Thinks James Murphy Will Reform LCD Soundsystem One Day

James Murphy is producing the upcoming Arcade Fire album Reflektor, and that’s made the lack of LCD Soundsystem more bearable but it still feels like, after three excellent albums, the band had more to offer. Arcade Fire’s... Read more »

Sex, Drugs, and Camera Rolls: Music Documentaries Then and Now

Regardless of the make, model, and motive of a movie, you can be damn sure it's been done before. We humans are predictable beings: we like our drama high, our damsels distressed, and our endings happy.... Read more »

Listen To James Murphy’s “not particularly summery summer jam mix tape”

James Murphy announced recently that he was helping produce Arcade Fire’s new album, and now the DFA label founder and ex-LCD Soundsystem man has put together an eclectic and rather unconventional 14 track playlist on streaming... Read more »

Songs To Drink Alone To

We’ve all been there. Maybe you’ve had a long day at the office. Or maybe you're dealing with something a bit more substantial—the love of your life has just left. No matter the reason, there are... Read more »

Watch a Fascinating Short Film on DFA Records

To celebrate the 12th anniversary of DFA Records, the Red Bull Music Academy has released 12 Years of DFA: Too Old To Be New, Too New To Be Classic, a short documentary that gives an inside look... Read more »

12 Songs That Make You Feel Like a Secret Agent

Ever hear a song and want to tuck and roll under a table, slide across the hood of a car, or just put a nice suit on and creep around, solving mysteries and carrying out top... Read more »

Arcade Fire’s Manager Confirms Collaboration With James Murphy

In late October Arcade Fire drummer Jeremy Gara shared with Ottawa radio station CKCU 93.1 that the band had recently been in the studio recording new material for their follow up to 2010′s excellent release, The... Read more »

Yeah Yeah Yeahs Releasing New Album in Spring 2013

According to NME, Yeah Yeah Yeahs will soon be releasing the follow-up to 2006′s It’s Blitz. A host from L.A. radio station KCRW recently spoke to Karen O and co. and has confirmed that the band... Read more »