October 5th, 2012 by David Weiss
If you want to give your ears a rest and inspire your eyes instead, here’s a tip for this weekend.
“Elliott with Machine” — we assure you this is just the beginning.
On October 5th-6th, Steve Five & The Library is On Fire will present “The Big Hat & Toy Read more...
May 4th, 2011 by David Weiss
SoHo/WEST SIDE, MANHATTAN: Why record your debut album at one slammin’ NYC studio when a dozen would do? That’s what the NYC rock three-piece The NowhereNauts thought as they attacked the making of their stirring, wise-beyond-their-years self-titled release that came out this week.
The Nowhere Nauts: Three shots from the Read more...
April 14th, 2011 by Justin Colletti
NORTH BROOKLYN: Our neighborhood studio tour continues with four more decidedly uncommon studios in North Brooklyn. We talked to the owners of Strange Weather, Headgear, Metrosonic, and the Fort about sessions, toys, and building an active niche in this teeming slice of the city.
South Williamsburg (Coming Read more...
March 8th, 2011 by Janice Brown
Staten Island-based indie rock quartet Cymbals Eat Guitars have signed to Barsuk Records.
Latest Barsuk signing: Cymbals Eat Guitars
After self-releasing their awesome debut Why There Are Mountains to critical acclaim in ’09 and touring hard these last couple years, Cymbals Eat Guitars will be heading into the studio later Read more...
January 20th, 2011 by Janice Brown
SoHo, Manhattan: Travis Harrison — record producer, engineer, founder of Serious Business Records & Studio and Guided By Voices super-fan — met late era GBV guitarist Doug Gillard when his band, The Unsacred Hearts, shared a bill with Gillard at Piano’s.
Serious Business: Doug Gillard, Travis Harrison and Robert Pollard Read more...