The Asteroids Galaxy Tour: TAS In Session

Back in 2009, an amazing song called "Around the Bend," by a Danish band called The Asteroids Galaxy Tour, appeared in an Apple commercial.  Their debut album Fruit showed off the group's quirky style and the unique voice of frontwoman Mette Lindberg. The Asteroids Galaxy Tour has a new album, Bring Us Together, and it does that very thing. The songs are outrageously catchy and fun. Watch videos of The Asteroids Galaxy Tour playing songs from Bring Us Together in Studio A, listen to the session now in the FUV Vault or on TAS on 91.5 WNYE on Friday, January 30, at 11 a.m. EST, also streaming online.

Ticket Giveaway For M83 At Hammerstein Ballroom On October 3

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Yes, M83 might have just played Central Park Summerstage last week, but the man makes a quick return to New York this fall, landing at Hammerstein Ballroom on October 2 and 3. Since M83's New York stops usually sell out swiftly, it's usually prudent to purchase tickets quickly, but The Alternate Side is giving fans the chance to win a pair for M83's October 3 show.

Win Tix To Husky At Joe's Pub On August 21

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Husky is not only a band; it also happens to be the first name of frontman Husky Gawenda who leads the Melbourne, Australia folk rock quartet that just released its debut, Forever So, Stateside. The band plays New York's Summerstage on August 18 — for Australia Day — and Joe's Pub on August 21; The Alternate Side is giving away tickets to catch this fast-rising band at Joe's Pub.

The Black Keys, Neil Young And Foo Fighters Set Central Park Concert On September 29

Global Festival 2012 — featuring The Black Keys, Neil Young and Crazy Horse, Foo Fighters, Band of Horses and K'Naan – will take over the Great Lawn on New York's Central Park on September 29. Find out how you can get tickets via a special platform here.

Listen To 'Chained' From The xx

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Another track from The xx's forthcoming album Coexist, the skittering sultry "Chained," has been revealed. Coexist will be released September 11 in the States and September 10 internationally via Young Turks. After the jump, check out The xx's really lovely new song.

The TAS Top 20 For The Week Ending August 12

Ariel Pink's Haunted Graffiti and DIIV drift onto the TAS Top 20 while alt-j's An Awesome Wave crashes into the No. 1 spot.

The Dandy Warhols: TAS In Session

Few bands have had as fraught a history with labels as the Dandy Warhols. After squabbling with Capitol for years, the band has finally found a new home, The End Records, and has  released their tenth album, The Machine, this past spring. Not long ago, singer and guitarist Courtney Taylor-Taylor and drummer/guitarist Brent DeBoer came by TAS' Studio A for a stripped-down session of new songs from The Machine and older material, like "Country Leaver" from 2000's Thirteen Tales From Urban Bohemia. Watch the live performance videos and listen to the session when it airs on TAS on 91.5 WNYE this Friday, August 10, at 11 a.m. EDT and streaming on the TAS site.

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