An unforgettable three days of music at the Gorge Amphitheatre, including MGMT, Vampire Weekend, The National, LCD Soundsystem and a grumpy Stephen Malkmus.
Headlines for June 4, 2010
Twilight Soundtrack: Don't Pretend You're Too Cool; Caribou Remixes Four Tet; National + Pallett = Awesome
Headlines for April 26, 2010
New Vampire Weekend; Joni Mitchell Hating on Dylan; Bret Michaels in Critical Condition
Headlines for April 15, 2010
Eminem Announces "Recovery"; Glastonbury Line-Up Leak; Green Day: Rock Band
Giving Up The Gun by VampireWeekend
Jake Gyllenhaal in shorts!
Headlines for February 18, 2010
Sasquatch! Festival Announces Fantastic Line-Up; Phoenix Beef Up Tour Schedule with US Dates; The Folks at the Vatican Apparently Like to Rock
Headlines for February 11, 2010
White Stripes: Ballet? Good. Air Force Ad? Bad; Congratulations MGMT!; Vampire Weekend Go Punk
Vampire Weekend - Contra
SOUNDS LIKE: Afro-pop with sensitivity and brains.
Headlines for January 21, 2010
Finally Some Good Music is Making Big Sales; Wayne Coyne's Neighbours Must Hate Him...; Not Even Death Can Stop Hendrix From Rockin'
Headlines for January 20, 2010
SoundProof Editors Predict Coachella Will Be Awesome; Folk Icon Kate McGarrigle Dies; James Murphy Scraps LCD Soundsystem?
Headlines for January 7, 2010
Karen O and Brian Eno Out of the Oscar Race; Hall of Fame Debates Changing Rules of Admission; Vampire Weekend Tour Dates
Headlines for January 6, 2010
Islands, Man Man Join Forces; Musical Theatre Brought to You By Stephen King; Stream the New Vampire Weekend Album; Wilco Back on Tour
20 Albums We Can't Wait to Hear in 2010
With the decade now officially behind us, we take a look at the records we just can't wait to get onto our iPods this year, including new releases from Vampire Weekend, Arcade Fire and MGMT.
Headlines for November 20, 2009
Beck Joins Radiohead-Fiery Furnaces Fray; Vampire Weekend Ramps Up to Contra Release With New Vid; Catman Conquers Cancer; BlueBeat Beatles Ban
Headlines for November 17, 2009
Grizzly Bear Bus Accident; Tour Updates from Hot Chip, the xx and Vampire Weekend; White Producing Next Wanda Jackson Album; Bob Dylan Gives Christmas a Whole New Vibe
Headlines for October 28, 2009
Guitar 101 with Indie All-Stars; U2's Unstoppable Tour; Leonard Cohen Retiring?; The Return of Sublime
Headlines for October 27, 2009
Morrissey Hospitalized; Second New Vampire Weekend Single Announced; Kanye Gets Community Service; Them Crooked Vultures Album on the Way
Headlines for October 7, 2009
This Week in Bizarre Collaborations; Vampire Weekend Countdown Ends...; The Boss Sings Praises of Giants Stadium; Drama Added To Elton John Adoption
Headlines for September 17, 2009
Jack White is a Superhero; Vampire Weekend Finally Offer Second Album Details; All-Star Line Up for Neil Young's Benefit Concert; Time Has Been Good to The Smiths
The Montreal festival made a huge leap forward, taking its place as one of Canada's biggest festivals with a lineup including Vampire Weekend, Lykke Li, and La Roux.
Headlines for July 1, 2009
MGMT and The Flaming Lips Co-Mingling; Jens Lekman Quarantined with Swine Flu; Vampire Weekend's Second Album has a West Coast Vibe.
The Top 5 American Albums of 2008
Our Editor-in-Chief picks his five favourite Yankee-made records of the year.
Rogers Picnic 2008
SoundProof braves Rogers Picnic despite the rain to catch acts like Cat Power, Animal Collective, Vampire Weekend and more.
Album Review: Vampire Weekend - Vampire Weekend
SOUNDS LIKE: A buzz band proving that there's more to them than meets the critics' eyes.
The Top 5 American Albums of 2008 - # 1
Our Editor-in-Chief picks his five favourite American-made records of the year. Number 1 is Rabbit Habits by Man Man.
The Top 5 American Albums of 2008 - # 2
Our Editor-in-Chief picks his five favourite American-made records of the year. Number 2 is The Flight of the Knife by Bryan Scary and the Shredding Tears
The Top 5 American Albums of 2008 - # 3
Our Editor-in-Chief picks his five favourite American-made records of the year. Number 3 is Volume One by She and Him
The Top 5 American Albums of 2008 - #4
Our Editor-in-Chief picks his five favourite American-made records of the year. Number 4 - Vampire Weekend.