Deli - INDMUSIC Video Competition Winners!

A few weeks ago The Deli teamed up with INDMUSIC to find the best unsigned and independent music videos to be featured between sets during some of The Deli's CMJ showcases at this year's Music Marathon. After hours and hours of "music-vision", The INDMUSIC staff finally delivered the list of winners - here's a playlist of all the selected videos. Starting today we'll slowly upload the ones we like in our local blogs. INDMUSIC is a Youtube Network designed to help bands monetize their video content without sacrificing creative control.


The Deli's Stomp Box Exhibit at CMJ - Bring your guitars!!!

The Deli and Delicious Audio are super proud to announce the first StompBox Exhibit at CMJ, a free event hosted at The Living Room and Ludlow Guitars on Ludlow Street in NYC, during the 2 busiest days of the CMJ Music Marathon. Exhibitors include Moog, TC Electronic, Digitech, T-Rex, Hardwire, Eventide, Line 6, Pigtronix, and many others - MORE INFO HERE.


Get your Video projected at The Deli's CMJ parties in NYC + get a print article!

Emerging bands and artists with official videos,

INDMUSIC and The Deli Magazine are teaming up to find the best unsigned and independent music videos to be featured between sets during their Lower East Side showcases at this year's CMJ Music Marathon (October 18-22, 2011). If your band has a video, we want to see it!  We're looking for cool concepts, stunning visual aesthetics, and, of course, great tunes! 

On top of this, the videos and music will be reviewed in print in the upcoming fall issue of The Deli - heavily distributed before and during the CMJ Music Marathon.

If interested please apply HERE.

The Deli's Staff

Weeky Feature: Bird of Youth - live at Union Hall on September 29

Working under the name Bird of Youth, music journalist Beth Wawerna earlier this year has released “Defender,” an album that combines the guitar-driven pop sounds of 90s rock with Wawerna's clever lyrics and authoritative delivery. Assembling a quality cast of friends and collaborators, Bird of Youth showcase the process in which the critic becomes the performer, with satisfying results. - See Bird of Youth live at Union Hall on September 29, read Jason Bertone's Q&A with Beth here.

Mp3: Bird of Youth: "Bombs Away, She's Here to Stay"


Act As If begins 2-Month residency at Silverlake’s El Cid in September + new radio single

 Act As If are officially added to the growing list of musical guests who have graced El Cid’s historic stage. The Los Angeles indie rockers will perform Tuesday nights in September and October. Act As If’s latest single, "About Saying and Meaning Goodbye", is having new fans say hello. The single, along with a few other tracks, have been featured on various commercials (Apple) and television shows (Jersey Shore—fist pump!). - Nicole Dawley