Posts Tagged ‘lcd soundsystem’

15 Songs That Will Make You Want To Move To New York

Ah, New York, the city of dreams. For many people who don't live in the city, New York is a place they dream of moving to or at least visiting one day. In the movies and... Read more »

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 »