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Intern Corner: XX Merge Tales from the Table

Merge intern Dianna here, checking in while everyone in the office is getting caught up after XX Merge (you may have seen me hanging round the front merch booth selling shirts and posters).   More >

XX Merge roundups!

We'll have more "official" photos soon, but in the meantime, check out the great coverage on the web of our festival.   More >

Happy Birthday to Merge!

Finally after months of planning, XX Merge week is here! Merge with Motion was a huge success on Saturday night, and a great way to kick off the celebration.   More >

Merge on the Radio

There have been several awesome radio features on Merge recently, and all are available online for your listening pleasure.   More >

Congratulations, Omar!

Congratulations to our winner, Omar Husain, for his entry "Hooked on Sonics likes to SCORE!" Thanks to everyone who contributed their own SCORE! compilations.   More >

SPOONX3 starts tonight!

Decider Austin has a fun interview with Britt Daniel in advance of SPOONX3 that begins tonight in Austin.   More >

Wye Oak at Rufustival in Baltimore

Wye Oak's album release show is July 21 at Ottobar in Baltimore, and then they play Memorial Hall as part of XX Merge on July 26! Tickets still available!   More >

Telekinesis visits WFUV!

Telekinesis visited The Bronx's WFUV while in New York earlier this month! WFUV's The Alternative Side has the full session with video!   More >

Spoon performing "Got Nuffin" Live!

The Onion AV Club alerted us to this live video of Spoon performing "Got Nuffin" from their brand new single released today! Get your copy now on CD or digital download in the Merge store.   More >

Wye Oak is Paste's Band of the Week!

Wye Oak is Paste Magazine's Band of the Week! Check out the article at PasteMagazine.com! Wye Oak release The Knot on July 21, with an album release show at The Ottobar on the same night! Tickets are still available for their performance at Memorial Hall on July 26 as part of XX Merge!   More >

She & Him cover The Smiths! Tickets still available for Memorial Hall!

(500) Days of Summer, the new Zooey Deschanel movie, will be released on July 17th along with the soundtrack featuring She & Him's cover of "Please, Please Please, Let Me Get What I Want" by The Smiths. And, there are still tickets available for the big XX Merge finale featuring She & Him, American Music Club & Wye Oak at Memorial Hall in Chapel Hill on July 26th.   More >

Download free MP3 from Polvo's "In Prism" now!

Polvo's new record, In Prism, will be released on September 8, but we couldn't wait to give you a first listen of the new album! Download "Beggar's Bowl" now! Polvo will hit the road in June and July including XX Merge, and the Seaport Music Festival with Obits on July 31st.   More >