Tag Archives: TV on the Radio

Out This Week 4/12

It’s a huge week for new releases, and just in time for Record Store Day. The latest from Low, TV on the Radio, Elbow, Panda Bear, and The Feelies… yes, The Feelies are back after a 19 year break! Seattle band Beat Connection is re-issuing their debut EP officially and with bonus tracks, while localRead more…

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Watch: TV On the Radio’s Nine Types of Light

TV On the Radio‘s previously reported film accompaniment to their new album Nine Types of Light was released today in conjunction with the album. The hour-long feature is now available on Youtube. The entire thing is sparsely interconnected music videos for each song on the album, directed by various filmmakers under the direction of leadRead more…

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TV On the Radio Unveils Nine Types of Light Trailer

Apparently it’s a big day for bands at the movies because TV On the Radio has just released the trailer for a film that’s going to accompany their newest album, Nine Types of Light. The film is purported to be a “visual re-imagining” of the LP, directed by frontman Tunde Adebimpe. Intercut with music videosRead more…

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Thursday News Roundup

Death Cab For Cutie made news when they announced that their music video for “You Are A Tourist” from their upcoming release Codes and Keys would be recorded and broadcast live. Well, that already happened, but you can watch the end product below. The video is so spectacular that it’s hard to believe it wasRead more…

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Sonic Roundup 3/23

LCD Soundsystem‘s immortal “All My Friends” gets the cover treatment from Will Wiesenfeld’s Baths in this clip from The AV Club’s Undercover series. Watch Wiesenfeld croon while tourmate Dexter from Houses provides truly organic percussion.

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Monday Morning News Fix

Trent Reznor wins Oscar for The Social Network: Nine Inch Nails frontman Trent Reznor has won his first Academy Award. Reznor and long-time collaborator Atticus Ross won the Oscar for Best Original Score for The Social Network, the duo’s first project as film composers. (via Rolling Stone) R.I.P Excepter’s Clare Amory: We are sad toRead more…

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Thursday News Roundup

It’s 2011 and TV on the Radio are back. Interscope will release Nine Types of Light on April 12, and the album will mark the Brooklyn indie rockers first release since 2008’s Dear Science. Seattle’s 107.7 The End debuted the new track “Will Do,” which you can listen to below. They’ll also be touring andRead more…

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TV on the Radio Announce New Album

Brooklyn-based muses, TV on the Radio, have finally announced a follow-up to 2008’s critically acclaimed Dear Science. The new album is entitled Nine Types of Light, and is due out this spring on Interscope. No official word on a street date or single yet, but I’m to giddy about this to nitpick. The group haveRead more…

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Song of the Day: Maximum Balloon – Absence of Light (feat. Tunde Adebimpe)

Every Monday through Friday, we deliver a different song as part of our Song of the Day podcast subscription. This podcast features exclusive KEXP in-studio performances, unreleased songs, and independent recordings from artists that our DJs think you should hear. Each and every Friday we offer songs by local artists. Today’s selection, featured on theRead more…

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Song of the Day: Midnight Masses – Walk on Water

Every Monday through Friday, we deliver a different song as part of our Song of the Day podcast subscription. This podcast features exclusive KEXP in-studio performances, unreleased songs and recordings from independent artists that our DJs think you should hear. Each and every Friday, we deliver songs by local artists. Today’s selection, featured on theRead more…

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