Must Get

Antlers Cover xx’s “VCR”: Listen & Download

Gray Hurlburt :: Tuesday, April 20th, 2010 2:35 pm

Yesterday, while on tour in the Midwest with Phantogram, The Antlers stopped by WPGU, student radio of the University of Illinois in Champaign. They performed a couple of songs from their lauded album Hospice yesterday, “Bear” and “Kettering”, as well as covered The xx’s soulful “VCR”. The three of these, in their quiescent Antler’s glory, can be generously listened to and downloaded through the station’s website, here.


Must Get, News

Neu! Releasing Vinyl Box Set Retrospective

Nick Nicoludis :: Thursday, March 11th, 2010 12:55 pm

After Michael Rother and Klaus Dinger left the band Kraftwerk in the early ’70s, Neu! was born. Being one of the seminal bands in the krautrock explosion, their influence on the world of music is expansive. Dinger, the visionary drummer for both Kraftwerk and Neu! who created the signature “motorik” beat passed away in 2008, and now his preeminent band is reissuing their entire discography, with a little help from former guitarist Michael Rother who will be doing all the remastering. Read about the box set and all the extra goodies after the jump. MORE »