Posts Tagged ‘NME’

Watch Ex Hex’s New ’80s-Inspired Video for “Don’t Wanna Lose”

A take on Ladies and Gentlemen, The Fabulous Stains, it'll take you straight back to the days of statement socks.

The Sleigher: Magnetic Fields’ “Everything Is One Big Christmas Tree”

HO HO WHO: NME just posted this Christmas-themed cut from Realism, the upcoming album from Stephin Merritt's inimitable indie-pop project Magnetic Fields. Merritt says the (largely secular) album is somewhat inspired by the folk singer Judy Collins' variety records, although the disc strikes the Sleigher as the least conceptual Magnetic Fields record in over a [...]

Arts Morning Roundup: Porn Wins the Day at University of Maryland

Good morning, y'all! Did you miss us yesterday? Bet you did! Especially the theater trolls! Top of the news pile this morning: According to the Student Press Law Center, the University of Maryland's Board of Regents opted to not make a constitution-violating anti-porn policy for the university. "The students couldn't be happier," Sarah Elfreth, the [...]

James Mercer: Star of the Silver Screen!

NME reports that the Shins frontman is set to star in a feature-length film titled Some Days Are Better Than Others. Director Matt McCormick says the film's all about "lonely people trying to create their own abstract forms of communication." Sounds pretty heavy. It's slated for release in August 2009.
Over at MOG, Charley [...]