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Premiere: Plaid Brixx – “Heartbreaker”

January 12, 2015 | By Alex Bear

Plaid Brixx have a new song called “Heartbreaker”, and it’s premiering exclusively on idobi Radio. Tune in to hear the song and a live interview with the band on the EJC Show at 8pm ET.


And now for the Saturday CMJ FourPlay

October 25, 2014 | By Emillie Marvel

Today might be the last day of the 2014 CMJ Music Marathon but there is still a full day and night of events to go. We’ve made our final “Four Play” picks but it hasn’t been easy narrowing down our choices the last five days. Whether you were able to attend this year in person or are sitting at home looking for some new music, you should check out all of the great artists who played CMJ this year. You might just find your new favorite band among the local, national, and international talent showcased this year.


And now for the Friday CMJ FourPlay

October 24, 2014 | By Emillie Marvel

Each day, we’re bringing you the top events to catch at the CMJ Music Marathon. Today’s cheat sheet includes previews of rad shows, sessions with industry professionals and legendary showcases.


And now for the Wednesday CMJ FourPlay

October 22, 2014 | By Emillie Marvel

Why are Gerard Way, Bombay Bicycle Club, and Foster The People all in NYC this week? For the CMJ Music Marathon of course, and you should be here too! There’s nothing like the thrill of discovering a new favorite band, and with over 1,400 artists playing more than 300 showcases at 80+ venues throughout the city, CMJ surely has one for you. The music marathon welcomes veterans like Cold War Kids, newcomers like Zella Day, International acts including the famous Japanese all girl punk band Shonen Knife and countless up and coming artists all hoping to be discovered. These acts are brought together for five days of music and featured speakers from the industry. For each day, idobi Radio will be bring you the CMJ “Four Play”: four can’t miss events for each day of CMJ.

Interviews News

Interview: Sleepy Kitty

November 4, 2013 | By Alexa Gallo

Sleepy Kitty are an indie rock duo based out of St. Louis that are constantly putting a spin on music in new creative ways. idobi writer Alexa Gallo had the chance to sit down with the band during CMJ to discuss the festival, the band’s upcoming album Projection Room, and what it’s like to have your music synced to a laser light show.

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PHOTOS: idobi Radio CMJ Showcase

October 30, 2013 | By Alexa Gallo

On October 17th, idobi Radio held its first CMJ showcase at The Paper Box in Brooklyn, NY. Our photographer Becca Green was there to capture the show.


CMJ Music Marathon announces artist lineup

September 27, 2013 | By Alexa Gallo

The 33rd annual CMJ Music Marathon will take place in New York City October 15th-19th. The event, which spans across 80 venues, aims to break new artists as well as feature established artists. Acts playing the festival this year include You Me At Six, The Sounds, The Dismemberment Plan, NGHBRS, Echosmith, Braid, and more. For […]


Big Picture Media announce two CMJ showcases

September 24, 2013 | By Alexa Gallo

Big Picture Media will hold their 5th annual CMJ Showcase on two days this year, October 16th and 18th.  Day 1 will take place at Tammany Hall with performances by Love Crushed Velvet, Jodi Good, Viv and the Revival, Lily & the Parlour Tricks, Chevonne & the Fuzz, Ashley Allen, and The Lawsuits. Day 2 […]