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Thoughts for Tonight

Illustration: ihappened First let me introduce myself to Music Is Art. I will be on a weekly basis, featuring the best of British music. The vision I've got for this column is not just direct music review, ... Read More...

artist interview :: corno

  Creating and living the artist life in Manhattan's favorable section of Soho, Joanne Corno energetically captures beauty and elegance on her oversized canvas paintings. With just the right splashes of... Read More...
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Good Ideas Grow On Trees

    A few weeks back, I set my camera up over my drawing board, put on some headphones, played Mike Viola's "Good Ideas Grow On Trees" on repeat and made a drawing. If you've ever heard a Mike Viola album, y... Read More...

interview :: the veils

From New Zealand, The Veils are washed inside many layers and textures of piano, string sections and guitars lingering.  The way lead singer Finn Andrews takes full control with his deep passionate screams an... Read More...

interview :: beat radio

From Long Island, New York, Beat Radio is the beautiful and genuine work of singer/songwriter Brian Sendrowitz. Nostalgically written full of sweet guitar folk-pop arrangements, cathartic melodies and melan... Read More...

interview :: fujiya & miyagi

Fujiya and Miyagi are an English electronic band that create minimalistic beats under whispered lyrics and calming synthetic melodies. Known for their inspiration and love for "krautrock" in bands such as Kra... Read More...

interview :: vary lumar

Waiting Room is the 2008 debut from Vary Lumar, a quartet of talented musicians from Boston, MA. Their album which was produced by 37ft Productions and released by indie label Swoom Records, was proudly recog... Read More...
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the mia genius playlist.

Music Is Art was recently asked to play a game of war against Pretty Much Amazing. The rules include two music websites that are paired up with one song (for this round, Boyz by M.I.A.) and 25 songs based from ... Read More...

interview :: tally hall

Originally based in Ann Arbor, Michigan, Tally Hall is a five-piece band that creates infectious music, self-described by the group as fabloo.  Known for their good humor and uniform of different colored ties... Read More...
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best album cover art of 2008

  Artist: The Accidental Album: There Were Wolves Record Label: Full Time Hobby Designer: Rob Lowe, Supermundane Listen: Wolves   Artist: Bon Iver Album: For Emma, Forever Ago Record L... Read More...

interview :: the lonelyhearts

Originally from San Francisco, CA, The Lonelyhearts are Andre Perry and John Lindenbaum. Together they create soft acoustic rock that gently brings to mind the tranquil sensations of how a Sunday morning shou... Read More...
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mix tape :: autodrone

Jeremy Alisauskas of New York's Autodrone kindly contributed a new mix tape, as a small hypnotic portion of what he enjoys to spin at the Happy Ending Lounge, on 302 Broome St (between Eldridge St & Forsy... Read More...