Our Fruitcake-Free Holiday Gift Guide

December 8, 2009 • No Comments Don’t want to give Dad a pair of GoldToe socks again this year? We don’t blame you. That’s why no matter who’s on your list, Algonquin has the perfect gift… For Her Going Away Shoes…


October 13, 2009

Live Chat Recap

No Comments October 13, 2009 • No Comments Yesterday on the Our Noise website we were excited to host a live chat with Merge Records founders Mac McCaughan and Laura Ballance, along with writer John Cook. A special thanks to Michael Azerrad, author…


October 9, 2009

Happy Anniversary Merge Records — and a giveaway!

23 Comments October 9, 2009 • 23 Comments You scene kids probably already know about Merge Records (the awesome little label that produces some of the biggest indie bands out there–Arcade Fire, Spoon, Magnetic Fields–and just happens to be our “next-door neighbor” in…