Beirut

  1. Sasquatch Announces 2012 Lineup

    Memorial Day weekend brings the Sasquatch Festival to The Gorge outside of Seattle. Jack White, Bon Iver, Girl Talk, Tenacious D, The Shins, Kurt Vile and lots more.

    February 3, 2012
  2. Beirut “Santa Fe”

    This clip from Beirut’s new album, The Rip Tide, manages to be both very sad and very sweet at the same time. Spoiler: there’s a mostly happy ending.

    September 14, 2011
  3. What’s New In Music This Week

    This week: Beirut’s Balkan ballads; Widowspeak’s downer lover songs; DOM brings in a top producer for their new one; Pepper Rabbit uplifts and haunts; Neil Young’s “Lost Tapes” from 1991 are recovered.

    August 9, 2011
  4. What’s New In Music This Week

    Handsome Furs bring anti-establishment synth-punk, John Maus does lo-fi robot disco, Shabazz Palaces push progression (album of the year?), Red Hot + Rio mix Brazil with the indie set, and one of the F*ck Buttons goes solo as Blanck Mass.

    June 28, 2011