New Releases: Yellowcard, P.O.D., Cat Power, Jenny Lewis, Velvet Underground

Also due Tuesday are albums by the Elected, Tortoise, UB40, the Advantage and Test Icicles.

Standards Bearers Tortoise Mounting Club Tour

With abstract artist Nobukazu Takemura in tow, electronic-rock quintet will launch outing May 11 in Cleveland.

Roots, Blige, MMW Highlight Red Hot Ellington Tribute

Red Hot organization readies two new albums, free downloads benefiting AIDS research.

Tortoise Introduce New Set Of Standards

Influential Chicago band's latest effort set to rock the post-rock world.

DANCE BEAT: Tortoise, Christian Marclay, Daft Punk ...

Chicago post-rock leaders ready fourth LP, Standards for Feb. 20 release.

Tortoise Recording Fourth Album

Avant-garde jazz-rockers plan November release.

Brokeback Debut Coming From Tortoise Bassist

Tom Zé, Tortoise To Tour Together

Tortoise, Tom Zé, Branford Marsalis, Hole, Kiss, Metallica, Korn, Third Eye Blind, Paul Stanley, George Jones, Pavement, Elvis, Linda McCartney, Yehudi Menuhin, ODB...

Tortoise's John McEntire Scores Film By John Hughes

Avant rocker infused soundtrack to 'Reach the Rock' with music by experimental Chicago acts.

Wide-open Precision

Tortoise's 'Tortoise Remixed'

Tortoise Transcend Genres In Mesmerizing Show

Chicago-based post-rock ensemble mixes rock, jazz, ambient, dub and techno.

Tortoise's '4 Day Interval'

Tortoise Pick Up Speed On The Concert Trail

Eclectic post-rock band preps for U.S. tour after postponement for medical emergency.

Tortoise's '4 Day Interval'

Tortoise Guitarist's Eye Infection Forces Tour Delay

Band forced to cancel end of European tour and postpone North American stint by five dates.

Tortoise's 'Dear Grandma And Grandpa'

Tortoise Begin Two-Month Concert Crawl

Eclectic sextet will meld jazz, dub and rock on U.S. tour starting April 30.

Post-Rock? Post-Nothing!

A 'new' term to describe an old music; thoughts on the dead.

Special Review: Cobra Verde's John Petkovic Reviews Tortoise's TNT

Tortoise Go Hot And Cold On Upcoming LP

Band fuses warm jazzy sounds with colder techno beats to create a uniquemusical hybrid.