It's been dubbed "snowpocalypse", "armasleddon", and plenty of snOMG's have been thrown around...but I like to think of yesterday as a much needed break from our daily technological grind. Sure, we did a bit of work, chatted with a super rad dude for an interview to be featured later this month, and ultimately watched more seasons of TV on DVD than we could have asked for, but now it's time to get back up to speed.
To rectify our absenteeism yesterday, there's a ton of really great info below. Like a ton. A verifiable snow drift of songs and stuff. I went there.
Rihanna debuted her video for Rude Boy. Wink (2:34 mark) at me again girl! Watch the colorful romp here.
Kissy Sell Out's debut album, Youth, is available in the US on March 22, but you can download an album sampler here.
Want details on MGMT's new album, Congratulations. Pedestrian has the details.
RIP Alexander McQueen. The legendary fashion designer's work appeared on and in many musician's bodies of work, including Rihanna, Lady Gaga and Madonna.
Want some fun disco dance music to throw down to tonight? Hercules and Love Affair's Andy Butler DJs at le poisson rouge, with our buddies, Finger on the Pulse, supporting. Info here.
Want to win tickets to a major music festival, courtesy of SPIN? They aren't naming which one, but free is always good, right? Enter here.
Talk about overcoming odds! Brooklyn band, Ambassadors, are hitting Santos with a comeback show on February 18, after their keyboardist, Casey Harris, went through kidney transplant surgery. Also, Harris has been legally blind (90% vision loss) since birth. Go ahead and complain about your life now. I'll wait.
mp3: Dragonette - I Get Around (Midnight Juggernaut Mix)