As a guest on 'The Best Show,' Murphy, the LCD Soundsystem frontman, revealed that David Bowie believed 'Lulu,' Reed's work with Metallica, was among his best.
"We’re not just playing Coachella,” James Murphy writes. “We’re playing all over. We’re not just having some reunion tour. We’re releasing a record."
"The goal, in many, many ways, was to avoid rock & roll," producer James Visconti said of David Bowie's upcoming album, 'Blackstar.'
Rumors spread hope that LCD Soundsystem would reunite on the 2016 festival circuit, however the James Murphy-owned DFA Records has denied those reports.
James Murphy has received backing from Heineken for his Subway Symphony project, which would update New York City subway turnstiles to play music.
The former LCD Soundsystem frontman will open the Four Horsemen in Brooklyn this summer.
Beastie Boys member Ad-Rock will have a featured role in director Noah Baumbach's upcoming film 'While We're Young,' which will boast a soundtrack by James Murphy.
"Arcade Fire STILL with us at DFA ... This is going to be one great sounding album," reads a tweet posted yesterday on the DFA Studio Twitter account. We're not certain who penned that promising Twitter missive, but we wouldn't be surprised if James Murphy was responsible, as the ex-LCD Soundsystem mastermind is co-head of DFA Records, the New York-based label with a recording studio located in NYC.
Ex-LCD Sounsystem frontman James Murphy has filed a lawsuit against fellow DFA Records founder Tim Goldsworthy for nearly $100,000, according to a report in DNAinfo.com. The lawsuit, filed Friday in Manhattan Civil Supreme Court, is for "breach of contract" and "unjust enrichment" and says that "attempts to amicably resolve this matter were rebuffed" by Goldsworthy.