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Riot Fest Denver 2015 Lineup Revealed

Christmas has moved from December to May this year, and tonight is the night Santa gives us all the one thing we have been demanding: The lineups for Riot Fest 2015. The second lineup to be revealed tonight, May 27, was for the Denver event, which takes place August 28-30. Additional bands and details will be revealed in the coming […]

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MUSIC VIDEO: Pixies – “Silver Snail”

The Pixies are on a roll this year with new material. They just dropped their first album in 23 years, Indie Cindy, on Pixiesmusic/PIAS, and already have a new music video for one of its tracks, “Silver Snail.” Unlike the color-heavy “Greens and Blues” video, this one was directed by Mount Emult and casts a lot of […]

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WEEKLY WAX: Vinyl Releases For The Week Of 3/23-3/29

Welcome back to Weekly Wax! Now that the bulk of the Record Store Day announcements are out of the way, we can get back to what you’ll be spending your money on before April 19 rolls around. This week’s highlights include a new pressing of The Starting Line‘s pop punk classic, Say It Like You […]

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Pixies Announce New Album ‘Indie Cindy’

In June of last year, Pixies put out their first new material in almost ten years. After swapping bassists, tossing out new EPs, and kickin’ it around the world on tour, the band is ready to release a brand new album. Titled Indie Cindy, the album was recorded back in October of 2012 when they teamed […]

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Pixies Unveil “Greens and Blues” Video

Boston alt-rockers Pixies have released a video for “Greens and Blues” off of the band’s latest release, EP-2. Starring Mel Rodriguez (Little Miss Sunshine), Pixies’ video for “Greens and Blues” tells the story of the last man on earth. Featuring graffiti artists, astronauts and a slacker in the midst of it all, the video relies […]

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Barcelona’s Primavera Sound Festival Reveals Lineup, Neutral Milk Hotel, Pixies, Arcade Fire Headlining

For our overseas readers, the time has come: Barcelona’s annual festival Primavera Sound has announced its lineup. The three-day festival, taking place May 29 – 31 right by the beach (sigh), revealed its lineup in a short film. Once again, it’s a dream, with Neutral Milk Hotel, Pixies, and Arcade Fire headlining. Other bands performing […]

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WEEKLY WAX: Vinyl Releases For The Week Of 12/29-1/4

The music industry is always pretty quiet around the new year, and the vinyl world is no exception. A few noteworthy pre-orders were launched for records from Kanye West, Linkin Park, and Sunn O))), all giants in their own genres, and a number of other releases were announced, with pre-orders coming soon. Check out the […]

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Pixies Hire New Bassist, Expand World Tour

Pixies have announced the addition of their newest bassist with Paz Lenchantin entering the fold. Lenchantin has played with A Perfect Circle and Zwan in the past and becomes Pixies’ third bassist, but first not named Kim. Lenchantin replaces the recently departed Kim Shattuck, who replaced original bassist Kim Deal. Deal left the band earlier […]

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Pixies Release Bassist Kim Shattuck

Several days ago, Pixies parted ways with their bassist Kim Shattuck, seemingly on good terms. The news came via Shattuck’s personal Twitter account; you can view the tweet after the jump. Shattuck was added to the roster just this past July, following the departure of long time bassist Kim Deal back in June. The group has […]

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Pixies Release Video For “What Goes Boom,” Will Record New Record “Someday”

Pixies have released a new video for “What Goes Boom.” The track is off of the band’s recent EP released in September, simply called EP-1. The release was the first official recording the band has put out since the 1991 album Trompe le Monde. According to RTÉ, the band is planning a new EP and […]

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Pixies Announce January Tour

The Pixies have announced their first full American tour without original bassist Kim Deal, who quit the band earlier this year. This tour will be in support of recent release EP-1 that came out on September 3. They’ve already toured Europe with the lineup, as well as played America under the new build at Riot […]

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Watch the Pixies and Janelle Monáe on Jools Holland

UK program Later… with Jools Holland kicked off its 43rd season with Kanye West last week, and they’ve returned this week with another great lineup. Both the Pixies and Janelle Monáe came onstage to perform new material. Watch their performances below after the jump. Both artists played material off of their new releases. Monáe performed “Q.U.E.E.N.”, the lead […]