Interviews

The Unlikely Renaissance of Slowdive

Photograph: David Levene for the Guardian Nice to see Slowdive getting some delayed recognition. Check out the recent Slowdive interview over at The Guardian. “Twenty years after a Britpop-obsessed music press drove them out of […]

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Anton Corbijn to Direct Coldplay Live Concert Webcast

Anton Corbijn is the latest director to be tapped for American Express’ Unstaged series. Corbijn will direct Coldplay and their performance will be broadcast live from Madrid, Spain. Coldplay will be webcasting their performance from […]

Cool Stuff

Paige K. Parsons Photography Gets a Facelift

If you were wondering why things had been a bit slow around here at The Color Awesome, here’s the answer. Paige has been hard at work updating her photography website, Paige K. Parsons Photography. This […]

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New Releases

Diamond Rings Signs to Astralwerks

John O’Regan’s Diamond Rings project has signed a world-wide deal with Astralwerks (although he’ll still remain on Secret City Records in Canada). Astralwerks will re-release Special Affections, Diamond Rings’ debut full-length on June 21. Continue […]

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New Releases

Light Asylum Sign to Mexican Summer

We have been completely obsessed with Light Asylum for the past nine months. We couldn’t be happier to find out that this week they signed with Mexican Summer. This awesome Brooklyn darkwave duo’s self-released 2010 […]

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Celebrate Record Store Day 2011

This, Saturday April 16th is Record Store Day! When was the last time you visited your local independent record store? Was it last year’s Record Store Day? I hope it hasn’t been that long. Here’s your […]

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Robyn Cancels midwest shows due to illness

Robyn’s show at The Riviera last night, as well as her shows in Detroit, MI, and Columbus, OH was canceled due to illness. As of today, Saturday, the Chicago show has been rescheduled for this […]