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Video: M.I.A. – “XXXO”

Video: M.I.A. – “XXXO”

Directed by the highly regarded visionary, Hype Williams; M.I.A. has released the video for the single “XXXO” off her latest album /\/\/\Y/\…or something like...

By PPM News
Inspired Flight – We All Want to Fly

Inspired Flight – We All Want to Fly

We All Want to Fly is Inspired Flight’s first album as it follows a 3 song EP released about a year earlier.  Great electronica relies on a delicate balance of beat and minimalist vocals, and Inspired Flight managed such a feat with this full length debut.  Much of the album...

By Vintage
Gorgeous Got a Gun vs. Scott Pilgrim vs. the World

Gorgeous Got a Gun vs. Scott Pilgrim vs. the World

Remember battle of the bands from your local burg? You know the one 12 of your friends entered despite the fact they had only been practicing together every Tuesday for two months. The battle of the bands contest put on to promote the upcoming Hollywood summer blockbuster Scott Pilgrim vs....

By Big Ben
Baths – Cerulean

Baths – Cerulean

Baths – Maximalist L.A.’s Will Wiesenfield is no stranger to glitchy electronic music. Whilst Cerulean is his debut full length under the Baths moniker, Wiesenfield has previously sculpted beats under the Post-Foetus name, as well as sharing company with the likes of Daedalus, Nosaj Thing and Flying Lotus. I am...

By Lemon
Video: Kanye West – “Power”

Video: Kanye West – “Power”

From the his yet-to-be-titled album due out in October, Kanye West released this video for the single currently titled “Power”. The video is supposed to have some Renaissance-era artistic themes. Watch the video....

By PPM News
Electric Daisy Carnival 2010

Electric Daisy Carnival 2010

Full Coverage of Electric Daisy Carnival 2010: Steve Aoki Interview – Electric Daisy Carnival 2010 Huoratron Interview – Electric Daisy Carnival 2010 Boys Noize Interview – Electric Daisy Carnival 2010 Editors Note:The editors and writing staff at Pinpoint Music would like to acknowledge and pay respect to the tragedy that...

By Vintage
Stars – The Five Ghosts

Stars – The Five Ghosts

Stars imagine love as a messed-up measure of someone’s tortured conscious. Lead vocalist Torquil Campbell said, “If you could make horror movies that were like love stories, that would be my ultimate genre.” The build up of anxiety and vulnerability acts as a muse. Modern romance has the potential to...

By Bootsie
Arcade Fire – The Suburbs

Arcade Fire – The Suburbs

“Ready to Start” It has been 6 years since the release of Funeral, a record that propelled a virtually unknown Canadian band into the warm reaches of Indie Rock Valhalla. Their follow up, Neon Bible, while not receiving every single accolade possible, was also greeted with huge success.  As local...

By Kaptain Carbon
Melvins – The Bride Screamed Murder

Melvins – The Bride Screamed Murder

The Melvins are pioneers of the roaring amp torture that’s resounded in every Northwestern guitar for the last twenty-odd years. Purveyors of the ’68 Birmingham clang bang clang doom that’s horrified generations to this day (even aping Ozzy’s gibbering monster). Punk as fuck. Metal as hell. Bombastic and steadfast in...

By Charles