Modern Sky Official SXSW Showcase Announcement
We are proud to annouce the Modern Sky Official SXSW Showcase featuring Big White, Breanna Barbara, Pow Pow Family Band, Navy Gangs, Caddywhompus, and Brian Merrill. It starts at 8PM on 3.17.18, so head on down to Sidewinder to experience the fun! Then, on 3.19.18, Modern Sky’s management client, Jonathan Toubin will lead SXSW's official closing party at Palm Door on Sixth, with performances by Lavelle White and Xylouris White.
Navy Gangs US Tour Supporting Anna McClellan
Navy Gangs are going on tour with friend Anna McClellan after her the release of her second album, 'Yes and No'. Their tour kicks off this Thursday, 3.8.18 at Alphaville in Brooklyn NY.
Habibi releases ‘Cardamom Garden’
Habibi released their new EP 'Cardamom Garden' today! Their record release party will be at National Sawdust on 3.12.18.
Habibi Announces European Tour Dates
Habibi released their latest single "Gypsy Love" from their album, 'Cardamom Garden' out March 2, 2018 on The 405 while also announcing their upcoming European tour!
Modern Sky’s SXSW Showcase
We are heading to Austin next month for SXSW! Our official showcase features new label signee Big White (flying in from Sydney), Breanna Barbara, Caddywhompus, Navy Gangs, Pow Pow Family Band, Brian Merrill, and Mike Brandon from The Mystery Lights performing solo. Head to the Sidewinder on March 17th, start time 7PM. Then, on March 19th, Modern Sky’s management client, Jonathan Toubin will lead SXSW's official closing party at Palm Door on Sixth, with performances by Lavelle White and Xylouris White.
Breanna Barbara Announces Scandinavian Tour Dates!
Breanna will be on tour in Sweden and Norway through the month of April.
Habibi’s EP ‘Cardamom Garden’ out 3.2.18
Habibi released their first single in four years "Nedayeh Bahar," and Pitchfork praised: "Habibi’s approach...feel[s] expansive and luxurious, allowing space for both their personal observations and cultural identities." The full EP is out March 3, 2018. Their record release show will be held at National Sawdust on March 12, 2018.
Modern Sky Welcomes Jonathan Toubin
In January, we welcomed Jonathan Toubin to our management division! After spending a few years on the road, Jonathan and his legendary New York Night Train Soul Clap and Dance- off are back! He has joined forces with Elsewhere proprietors, Rami Haykal and Jake Rosenthal (hailing from Glasslands, the Soul Clap's first home) to throw one of the 21st Century’s most iconic parties every third Saturday of the month. After selling out the 1000+ capacity venue with its kick- off party featuring David Johansen in January, the party continued with another packed show for the second round in February with La Luz and our own The Mystery Lights. Stay tuned for next month when Jonathan will team up with Sun Ra Arkestra and The Contortions on March 17th.
Breanna Barbara Performs on The Untitled Action Bronson Show
Breanna Barbara was featured as the musical guest on The Untitled Action Bronson Show on Viceland which aired on February 15, 2018.
Welcome Big White!
Modern Sky has signed Sydney's Big White to our US imprint. Their new single/ music video 'How Did You Find Out' released today + they have residencies in NYC/ LA + a special headline set at our SXSW showcase in March. Check out their premiere on Culture Colide!
Pow Pow Family Band Releases Debut Album ‘All Right’
Adhoc premiered the album on their blog February 6th before the worldwide release on February 9th. The 'All Right' premiere party is on February 10th at the Park Church Co-Op with fellow Modern Sky friends Cotillon and Navy Gangs.
MUZEN Audio + Radio Caroline
This month, MUZEN Audio and Radio Caroline presented their new Muzen OTR Wood (Radio Caroline Edition) radio at NY NOW, a trade only event held at the Javits Center in New York City.