Quick Hits: Ming & Ping, Motopony, Shilpa Ray And Her Happy Hookers, Planningtorock, Withered Hand

posted February 20, 2011

  • Electro-pop artists Ming & Ping have organized a special showcase musical and visual performance for February 26, 2011, 9pm - 2am at the Terrace, 443 East Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91101.
  • On the heels of a sold-out industry showcase at New York City's Pianos in December, tinyOGRE Entertainment launches its new partnership with Seattle-based alternative band Motopony to release the band's debut record Spring 2011.
  • Check out Shilpa Ray and Her Happy Hookers' recent Daytrotter sessions.
  • Planningtorock's new album, "W," which comes out May 17th via DFA Records. You may already know of her without realizing it as she's toured with LCD Soundsystem, Hot Chip, and Peaches, as well as co-writing and performing the opera "Tomorrow, In A Year," alongside The Knife. Check out the video for "Doorway."
  • Due to a manufacturing delay, Withered Hand's debut album, "Good News," will now be released March 15 on Absolutely Kosher instead of March 1 as originally scheduled.