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Photos: Rodrigo y Gabriela @ Marymoor Park

Photos: Rodrigo y Gabriela @ Marymoor Park

Rodrigo y Gabriela kicked off their late Summer tour by playing the great outdoors in Marymoor Park, Washington. The park was a honeycomb of picnickers, lovers, and dancers all basking in the aural assault that is RyG. For those uninitiated the musical duo hailing from Mexico specialize in playing fast,...

By Graham Lee
Syd Butler – Les Savy Fav – Frenchkiss Records – Interview

Syd Butler – Les Savy Fav – Frenchkiss Records – Interview

Les Savy Fav – Let’s Get Out of Here Pinpoint Music recently got a chance to sit down with Syd Butler, Bassist of Les Savy Fav (Currently Pinpoint’s top rated album) and head of Frenchkiss Records. Syd opened up to us to talk about the birth of LSF, Frenchkiss, the...

By Big Ben
UNKLE + Lupe Fiasco – “The Runaway: Lupe’s Revenge”

UNKLE + Lupe Fiasco – “The Runaway: Lupe’s Revenge”

Take a listen to the latest UNKLE – Lupe Fiasco collaboration. The track will be featured on UNKLE’s upcoming EP, “The Answer”. The release date is set for September 13th in the UK and September 28th in the US (digitally). Listen to “The Runaway: Lupe’s Revenge” below. UNKLE featuring Lupe...

By PPM News
Tera Melos – Patagonian Rats

Tera Melos – Patagonian Rats

I’m looking at you, Weezer. You and your goddamn Half-Japanese girls (Was it Jad Fair worship? Was it Gyaru lust?). Your soft shell, honeydew harmonies. Your songs about the fucking sun and dreams and whatever the hell it is that would drive a successful and once respected artist to write...

By Charles
Solar Bears – Inner Sunshine EP

Solar Bears – Inner Sunshine EP

Solar Bears are an Irish duo signed to leftfield electronic label Planet Mu. Inner Sunshine EP sees the pair release a taster of their spaced out post rock sound before the debut album is released by Planet Mu on September 20th. As an EP, Inner Sunshine employs atmosphere and a...

By Lemon
New Mexico – Video and Interview

New Mexico – Video and Interview

Good luck finding the band New Mexico through Google; go ahead we’ll wait. Don’t be dissuaded though sometimes you have to scratch below the surface to find the real stuff out there. Though you might want to get aboard with these guys early as New Mexico isn’t exactly flying below...

By Big Ben
The Ting Tings Release New Single – “Hands”

The Ting Tings Release New Single – “Hands”

The Ting Tings have a new single titled “Hands” – found on the bands Facebook page. http://www.facebook.com/thetingtings I haven’t heard it yet, but I’m gonna bet that the lead singer shouts the chorus...

By PPM News
Outside Lands 2010 – Day 2

Outside Lands 2010 – Day 2

Please take a look at the recap and photos of Outside Lands 2010 – Day 1 here Pinpoint Music definitely took the path less traveled when it came to Day 2 of Outside Lands 2010. It meant missing some big name shows like Kings of Leon, Phoenix (only regret), Edward...

By Big Ben
Outside Lands 2010 – Day 1

Outside Lands 2010 – Day 1

Please take a look at the recap and photos of Outside Lands 2010 – Day 2 here Outside Lands 2010 was distinctly San Francisco, which is to say its about more than just music it’s about a culture. The local flavors in SF are influenced by cuisine from all over...

By Big Ben
Les Savy Fav – Root for Ruin

Les Savy Fav – Root for Ruin

Les Savy Fav is a band. Did you know that? No one would blame you if you didn’t. Because when you see them, you see Tim Harrington. Is he performance art? Peter Gabriel for the Now Wave? Some great Scaramuccia of Brooklyn by way of RISD where he once convinced...

By Charles
Broken Bells Release Interactive 3D Video for “October”

Broken Bells Release Interactive 3D Video for “October”

Broken Bells have released a 3D interactive video developed by Brian Burton along with flash developer Richard Lehmann and illustrator Matthew Hollister. Here: http://www.brokenbells.com/october/ According to Wired.com, “the group’s 3-D project allows surfers to navigate, save and share a strange universe of mathematical equations, geometric shapes and evocative illustrations. It’s...

By PPM News
Big Boi – Sir Lucious Left Foot: The Son of Chico Dusty

Big Boi – Sir Lucious Left Foot: The Son of Chico Dusty

This is either a pretty good album or the hip hop album of the year. I can’t tell. I’ve listened to it about a million times and hit the repeat on my favorite tracks just as many, if not more; and I’m still utterly baffled. Is this just a good...

By Delicious