bestnom1000x50

Brooklyn bands

Latest Articles

MUSIC_WhatsNext_Caveman_4_©KateEdwards_list

What's F'n Next? Caveman

Most people are probably sick to death of Brooklyn being a hipster's paradise where dinks with moustaches tatted on their fingers drive fixed-gear bikes to Williamsburg bars to pay $6.50 for a can of PBR.
Brooklyn, New York
By MICHAEL CHRISTOPHER  |  February 22, 2013
ceg-l

Cymbals Eat Guitars | Lenses Alien

It's the most indie-rock-sounding thing you'll hear all year — which means, briefly, Cymbals Eat Guitars sound kinda-sorta conventional.
Barsuk (2011)
By RYAN REED  |  September 09, 2011
LBVl

La Big Vic | Actually

La Big Vic's Actually is thus far the most compelling avant-pop record to emerge from Brooklyn's inspired 2011 underground.
Underwater Peoples (2011)
By LIZ PELLY  |  August 05, 2011
Ladybug Transistor in Boston with Hallelujah The Hills

The Ladybug Transistor create a new pop shade

Brooklyn might not be the first place that comes to mind when thinking about overgrown blooms and country air. But for the past 16 years, Gary Olson of the Ladybug Transistor has made the city parks and street-lined canopies of Flatbush his own private g
Growth spurts
By JONATHAN DONALDSON  |  July 01, 2011
wi list

The World/Inferno Friendship Society lead a punk cult

If Ann Orrin had done some crafty editing on her 2008 documentary about the World/Inferno Friendship Society, it would have been easy to confuse the band with some fringe religion.  
Anarchy in the BK
By REYAN ALI  |  May 20, 2011