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March 2, 2010 Indie rock fans' prayers were finally answered Monday night in Auckland, NZ. …
February 26, 2010 The hour is nigh, indie rock fans -- influential '90s band Pavement will kick off their much-buzzed reunion tour Monday in Auckland, New Zealand!
In preparation for the worldwide trek, the quintet spent the past two weeks rehearsing in Portland, OR, the hometown of frontman Stephen Malkmus. …
February 16, 2010 Vampire Weekend, MGMT, a recently reunited Pavement, and My Morning Jacket top the lineup at the ninth annual Sasquatch! Music Festival, which takes place this Memorial Day weekend (May 29-31) in George, Washington.
The three-day music and comedy fest has also nabbed Massive Attack, She & Him, the National, Passion Pit, Dirty Projectors, Tegan & Sara, Ween, Band of Horses, Broken Social Scene, and LCD Soundsystem. …
February 1, 2010 After a five-year wait, Toronto's indie rock supa-dupa-group Broken Social Scene will return May 4 with a new yet-to-be-titled album.
The release features the six core members behind the past two BSS records, including founders Kevin Drew and Brendan Canning, plus regular contributors like Leslie Feist, Metric's Emily Haines and Jimmy Shaw, Jason Collett, Stars' Amy Millan and Evan Cranley, and experimental eight-piece orchestral group …
December 2, 2009 It's been one surprise after another for Pavement fans in the late months of 2009, including the band's decision to reunite for a boatload of 2010 gigs. …
October 9, 2009 This week, Vampire Weekend leaked the first single from their upcoming album, while Death Cab chased vampires in their new song from Twilight sequel New Moon. Plus, Chris Cornell joined Pearl Jam onstage, Pavement announced a new show, Austin City Limits rolled into Texas, and much more.
These stories, plus the week's top news, photo galleries, audio/video, and live reviews, below.TOP STORIES:DOWNLOAD: Vampire Weekend's New Single! …
October 7, 2009 As we suspected, Pavement's four-night stand in September 2010 in New York's Central Park will not be the reunited indie band's inaugural live performances.
Pavement's U.K. …
September 19, 2009 Pavement made the most noise this week, adding themselves to the ever-growing list of epic '90s indie rock reunions. The band confirmed a world tour in 2010, and announced a trio of New York shows in September, so we put together our Dream Set List -- dominated by faves from Slanted and Enchanted and Wowee Zowee. Meanwhile, Kanye appeared on The Jay Leno Show to apologize for upstaging Taylor Swift at the VMAs. …
September 17, 2009 This is just really great news. Nearly a full decade after the band's last show, it's been announced that indie-rock icons Pavement will be reuniting for a world tour in 2010, with their first "announced" gig going down in New York City September, 21, 2010.
Given that this news was, you know, just made official, we're probably already past due for some speculative wishful thinking. …
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