Tag Archives: Kurt Vile

Warm Your Heart Through Your Headphones

Everyone has those bands that they turn to during the long, grey months of winter to combat feelings of sadness that creep in through the blinds. It’s important to realize that the months are only as lonely as you let … Continue reading

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Lesser-Knowns Compile Charity Album for Japan

Lady Gaga’s made her donations, and an all-star charity album along the lines of “We Are the World” has already been compiled for the benefit of Japanese victims of the powerful and terrible tsunami earlier this year.  But yesterday the … Continue reading

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Kurt Vile’s Smoke Ring for My Halo Haunts, Delivers, and Sends Shivers

Kurt Vile’s fourth album, Smoke Ring for My Halo, was finally released this week, and it’s as heaven-sent and eerily ethereal as its title suggests.  The mellow rocker from Philly describes the album as “an epic folk record with rock … Continue reading

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Kurt Vile Releases New Single: “Ghost Town”

Philadelphia’s melancholy, distortion-heavy singer/songwriter Kurt Vile has released another single off of his new album, Smoke Ring for My Halo, due on March 8.  The new song, “Ghost Town,” celebrates all of Vile’s melodic apathy, creating a dreamscape of the … Continue reading

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LCD Soundsystem Quit the Stage this Spring

It seems we live in end times.  As we say goodbye to The White Stripes and The Streets, yet another band that shook up the 2000s and brought us something new, LCD Soundsystem, has announced they will no longer tour. … Continue reading

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