Vinyl Me, Please on long-awaited Avalanches follow-up: “It’s an incredible album”

Composing music with samples or "found" sounds isn't new, but many think the technique was perfected on The Avalanches 2000 record, "Since I Left You." The Australian group pieced together the seminal LP entirely from beats, riffs, and vocals purged from old vinyl records, creating a seamless hour-long masterwork that profoundly influenced hip-hop and electronic music production in the sixteen years since.

Psy returns with follow-up to “Gangnam Style”

By: The Associated Press SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean rapper PSY, who is set to release his first album since becoming an international sensation more than three years ago with the smash hit "Gangnam Style," says the pressure to live up to that success caused him to take his time with his latest project.

Devotchka shine on their Halloween homecoming

For the ninth year in a row, Devotchka turned Halloween into a spectacle for their home crowd in Colorado. The Boulder Theater played home to this year’s iteration, filled with a decidedly all ages crowd for the first of two nights.