Tagged: Merge Records


Grammys Trash Talk: Arcade Fire Change BMXing Forever

General vibe on The Grammys is that they’re kind of divorced from the whole music thing, meaning the people that actually participate and care may actually be more into THE INDUSTRY than THE MUSIC. And … read more »

POSTED February 14, 2011 11:11AM IN MUSIC NEWS, MUSIC VIDEO Comments (4) TAGS: , , , ,

Superchunk Shreds Majesty, Ends 16-Year Television Hiatus

We know you’ve been flipping through late-night television for years being all like, “Can Leno book Superchunk at  least once?” But obviously that wasn’t gonna happen because well, does Leno even listen to music? Thank … read more »

POSTED June 7, 2010 12:55PM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: , ,

Merge Records Love The Love Language, Love Overload

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POSTED October 1, 2009 10:01AM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: ,

ZOMG Merge Re-Issuing In The Aeroplane Over the Sea

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POSTED September 22, 2009 10:35AM IN THE TRIPWIRE Comments (1) TAGS: ,

Merge Records Album Art Book Out in November

After a successful music festival, subscription box set, and a behind-the-scenes book, Merge Records continues to celebrate its 20th year, rolling out The Merge Records Companion: A Visual Discography of the First Twenty Years. The … read more »

POSTED September 16, 2009 10:15AM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS:

Free Lou Barlow Download!

Worthy of exclamation! read more »

POSTED July 23, 2009 11:01AM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: ,

Merge Records has a Book Deal

Juicy tell-all! Well, kind of. read more »

POSTED July 16, 2009 12:43PM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: , , ,

Merge Records' XX Anniversary Party Just Got Much, Much Better

There’s going to be dancing, everybody. DANCING. read more »

POSTED June 10, 2009 11:27AM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: , , , , ,

Conor Oberst And The Mystic Valley Band Release Free Documentary Online

Conor Oberst has been quite busy over the past year and a half. The songwriter has dropped his Bright Eyes alias, picked up the Mystic Valley Band, and is releasing yet another album on May 5, but even better, Oberst is giving us an inside scoop into the past 18 months of his life on the road and recording with his new project, with his new documentary that will be released online on April 15. read more »

POSTED April 8, 2009 1:12PM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: , , , , ,

Merge Records Releases XX Line-Up With Conor, Spoon, Superchunk And More

The line up for the five-day-long Merge Records 20th Anniversary Celebration has been announced, and the event to bound to be nothing but stellar with headliners like label-founders Superchunk topping the bill. read more »

POSTED April 3, 2009 12:14PM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: , , , , , , , ,