Articles by Dean Brandt

LISTEN: Tegan and Sara Wrestle with Deceit on “Don’t Believe the Things They Tell You (They Lie)”

With “Hey, I’m Just Like You” dropping next Friday, the twins share one more single.

LISTEN: Soccer Mommy Shares New Single “lucy” Ahead of Tour with Wilco and Vampire Weekend

The 7-inch single is the songwriter’s first new music since last year’s breakthrough LP “Clean.”

Nick Cave to Embark on “An Evening of Talk and Music” Tour This Friday

The Australian post-punk icon hits the road for a month of unmoderated Q&As and intimate piano performances.

PLAYLIST: Tiger Army’s Songs That Influenced “Retrofuture”

Nick 13 details eleven tracks that informed the surf rock, punk, and other elements of his band’s sixth album.

PREMIERE: Baby Shakes Outgrow NYC in “Cause a Scene” Video

The power pop ensemble get Godzilla-sized in the clip for the latest single from their LP of the same name, out this Friday.

Arcade Fire Prep Goods for “Funeral” 15 Year Anniversary

The band is sharing never-before-seen footage from the time of their iconic debut and a restored “Rebellion (Lies)” video.

WATCH: The Hills Are Alive with the Sound of Angel Olsen’s “Lark”

The songwriter’s new single from her forthcoming “All Mirrors” comes with a cinematic video.

FKA Twigs Announces New Album “MAGDALENE,” shares “holy terrain”

The Future-featuring single precedes the songwriter’s second album, out October 25 via Young Turks.

PLAYLIST: RÜFÜS DU SOL’s Favorite Remixes

With their “SOLACE” remix album out today, the Australian house trio share their favorite reworks of other artists’ songs.

WATCH: M83 Take Us to the “Temple of Sorrow” in New Video

The first installment of a three-part film called “Extazus,” “Sorrow” will also appear on the band’s forthcoming LP “DSVII.”

LISTEN: Illuminati Hotties Prove “I Wanna Dance with Somebody” Is a Song About Heartbreak

The Whitney Houston single gets a somber rework by the LA rockers.

Avey Tare and Geologist Share Cover of Silver Jews’ “Ballad of Reverend War Character”

The single was uploaded to Animal Collective’s Bandcamp this morning with all proceeds going to MusiCares and Music Health Alliance.

Noël Wells Breaks Down “It’s So Nice!” Track by Track

The songwriter and “SNL” alum gives us a proper introduction to her debut LP, which drops today.

Vetiver Announces New LP “Up on High,” Share “To Who Knows Where”

Andy Cabic shares the first single from his Americana project’s first album since 2015, out November 1.

Austin City Limits Taps Vampire Weekend, Gary Clark Jr., Maggie Rogers, and More for New Season

H.E.R., The Revivalists, and Colter Wall will also appear on the live music broadcast’s forty-fifth season, premiering October 5.

Preservation Hall Jazz Band Team Up with Pell for “Keep Your Head Up” Video for Original Tracks

The NOLA group takes to the streets in a new version of the “A Tuba to Cuba” soundtrack single.

Free Exhibit on The Clash’s “London Calling” to Hit—Where Else?—London

The Museum of London will show off over a hundred items from the punk band’s archive.

LISTEN: Redd Kross Share Cover of Sparks’ “When Do I Get to Sing ‘My Way’”

The LA punks reimagine the track by their fellow West Coast cult heroes for Kross’ forthcoming “Beyond the Door.”


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