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The Story of Merge Records

July 24, 2014 • 1 Comment “There are also hazards associated with having a record label in your bedroom. The tape gun nearly killed me a few times.” Merge Records defies everything you’ve heard about the music business. Started by two…


December 8, 2010

WIN THIS: Merge Giveaway

54 Comments December 8, 2010 • 54 Comments ALL I WANT FOR CHRISTMAS IS MERGE . Now that Thanksgiving has come and gone, I think it’s time that I can safely declare my love of holiday tunes. Last winter, I was belting, humming,…


August 3, 2010

More From Merge: The New Arcade Fire Album

1 Comment August 3, 2010 • 1 Comment Christinne Muschi for The New York Times Arcade Fire, the indie-rock band that surprised everyone with its meteoric rise, releases its third CD, “The Suburbs,” today. The album is already receiving amazing reviews and attention,…