LISTEN: Join Kurt Cobain in His Home for the “Sappy” Demo from 1988

The track is available on the upcoming "Montage of Heck" companion release and will be the B-side of an upcoming 7”.

Patti Smith Is Working on “Tons” of New Literary Projects

"I'm always just working. I have tons and tons and tons of unpublished material."
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LISTEN: Unsigned Bands Unite in Car Seat Headrest’s “Times to Die”

"Teens of Style" is out the day before Halloween via Matador

LISTEN: Courtney Barnett to Release Jack White-Produced Single, Shares Boys Next Door Cover “Shivers”

The Australian rocker has also announced a deluxe edition of “Sometimes I Sit and Think, and Sometimes I Just Sit,” out in November.

PREMIERE: Paris’s Caravan Palace Bring Ragtime to the Raving Masses with “Russian”

Twenty-three skidoo!

RIP: Chantal Akerman (1950–2015)

The experimental filmmaker was 65 years old.

LISTEN: Tortoise Announce New Album “The Catastrophist,” Share Single “Gesceap”

The experimental Chicago post-rock group returns on January 22 with their first album since 2009.

LISTEN: Take a Power Pop Tour of Boston as Ex Hex Covers The Real Kids’ “All Kindsa Girls”

The cover was originally part of Merge’s twenty-fifth anniversary comp “Or Thousands of Prizes.”

WATCH: New David Bowie Song “Blackstar” Scores Opening Credits of “The Last Panthers”

The Sky Atlantic/CANAL + prestige drama debuts November 12 in Europe.

In Honor of “Back to the Future Part II” Day, Pepsi Perfect Will Exist for a Limited Time

Maybe the Cubs actually will win the World Series this year… Ha, just kidding.

WATCH: Bobby Cannavale Never Stops Hustling in Full “Vinyl” Trailer

The HBO series premieres in January 2016.

LISTEN: Adult Swim Releases a Brand-New Run The Jewels Track “Rubble Kings Theme (Dynamite)”

The final Adult Swim single does not disappoint.

PREMIERE: Surf Rock is Dead Defy Their Own Name, Share Surf-Flecked “Equinox”

The Brooklyn group’s first single gets a video.

Burger King Now Selling Whopper Wine in Spain

The “your way” at which you can have it now apparently includes “drunk”

WATCH: A Pair of Cats Run Amok in Run The Jewels’ “Oh My Darling (Don’t Meow)” Video

The cutest destruction of a city ever.

LISTEN: Janet Jackson Gets Us Through With “Gon’ B Alright”


“Serial” the TV Show Is Coming

Also, keep an ear out for the two new stories coming from the original podcast this fall.

There’s a Beastie-Boys-Related “Star Wars” Character

You see I walk like Jabba The Hutt, with the style so new y’all be like what

LISTEN: Tinariwen Share “Tinde Final” From Upcoming “Live In Paris, Oukis N’Asuf’”

The Tuareg desert-rockers’ live set is out November 20 on Wedge.

LIVE-STREAM: Austin City Limits Music Festival This Weekend

All of the music, none of the heat.

Breaking: Shopping

East London’s sharpest post-punks just want you to dance with their sophomore album “Why Choose.”



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