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The New Pornographers are ‘Together’ Again!

After a three-year hiatus, when A.C. Newman, Kurt Dahle, and Neko Case (swoon!) were busy working on other projects, The New Pornographers have at long last rejoined to make their new album, Together. In addition to featuring the group’s …

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Sleigh Bells Are Rocking

Brooklyn duo Sleigh Bells ditches run-of-the-mill riffs to create the perfect potion of pop and electro-rock, with vocalist Alexis Krauss and guitarist Derek Miller crafting their own distinctly distorted sound. The above song, “A/B Machines,” is one of few that …

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On the Radio-head

Yes, it has finally come. The match made in Indie Music Cover Heaven. To raise money for Haiti and Chile relief efforts, Regina Spektor has covered the Radiohead classic “No Surprises,” with the money from the cover sales going to …

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Just You and I

Between ModCloth’s office and distribution center, there are probably enough Twin Peaks fans to fill the Double R Diner to capacity. I’m sure all of us would agree that part of this TV show’s magic was its emotive score that …

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Listen to Your Art

On Tuesday, we showed you our favorite fashion-meets-art ensembles, so today, we’re featuring its arty musical equivalent! For its latest music video, French-American band Hold Your Horses! cheekily recreated famous paintings, with hilarious results.

(If you’re having trouble identifying …

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“Neighborhood” Love Songs

In our most recent ModMobile poll, we asked subscribers to choose which genre of music they wanted us to feature next on our blog. Well, the results are in, and the overwhelming majority of votes went to “indie!” So …

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“Home,” I’ve Never Loved A Song Like You

BY CHRISTEN, WRITING TEAM INTERN

Let me tell you about one of the best days I can remember. A few months ago, three of my closest friends joined me in decorating my apartment’s white walls with washable crayons, and we …

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One Band, Two Guitars, Countless Amounts of Amazing

Eyes saucer-wide, ears tingling with incredulous joy, I watched the finale of Rodrigo y Gabriela‘s recent Pittsburgh performance. Their fingers were racing across the frets of their guitars, moving so fast that I was sure their instruments would rip …

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Sound Bite

You know a music video is gonna be good when it starts off in in a spaceship navigated by three bearded dudes in a turban, samurai kabuto, and combat helmet. After a four year hiatus, UK band the Archie Bronson

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Ooh La La Roux!

If you don’t get to talk to or see long distance friends very often, send each other love songs! Okay, you don’t have to compose them yourself, and they don’t really have to be about love, but sending an e-mail …

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Gig Posters!

Have you ever seen a flier for your fave indie act and thought, “That is too awesome to throw away”? Then you’re already familiar with the artistic allure of gig posters!

The 60′s spawned some of the first fantastic fliers, …

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Pool Party!!!

We love Sally Seltmann, and if you enjoy Feist, Regina Spektor, Kate Nash, or any cute chanteuse that gets thrown your way, you will, too! This video is colorful, charming, and it couldn’t possibly be any more ModCloth-y if …

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I Think I Like You: Casey Hanner of Donora

Click on the “play” button for the music video above. Go ahead. I’ll wait…

Did you find yourself bobbing your head along to the infectiously catchy tune? Maybe you smiled as the chanteuse cutely crooned “I’d go for Thai …

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Holy Cow!

Making musical discoveries is just about my favorite thing on earth. I get quite a thrill digging up rare gems on YouTube, such as this video from Aussie band, the Sacred Cowboys, whom I found buried deep down in …

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