This week we're are featuring the new Vampire Weekend cd Contra as our featured cd of the week.

A singer–songwriter is a musician who writes, composes and sings their own material including lyrics and melodies. 

Pittsburgh's own Meeting of Important People's rowdy instrumental "Pretzel Rod Blues" will be featured on MTV's
A reliable source from Ryan Adams' record label, Lost Highway, confirms that Chris Feinstein, member of The Cardinals, was found dead yesterday in his New York apartment.