Articles by Marty Sartini Garner

PREMIERE: Relive Our Last Moments of Innocence with EZTV in “Hammock” Video

The video for the “High in Place” single was shot hours before the November election.

PREMIERE: Parlor Walls Dance in the Dark in “Play Opposites” Video

From March’s “Opposites.”

PREMIERE: Daniel Romano Sings a Song of Himself in “When I Learned Your Name” Video

The “Modern Pressure” cut gets a clip of its own.

PREMIERE: LA Takedown Hang With Very Good Dogs in “Bad Night at Black Beach” Video

From May’s “II.”

A New Day Dawning: How “Check Your Head” Invented the Beastie Boys

Their audience didn’t understand them. Their label didn’t want to talk to them. Not to worry: For the Beastie Boys, it was a brand-new morning.

PREMIERE: Pioneer 11 Creep Through the Galaxy in “Grumpy Goomba” Video

The LA digi-psych duo’s POW debut will drop later this year.

PREMIERE: Boulevards Returns to the Dancefloor with “Wear and Tear”

And a very funky Friday to you.

PREMIERE: Tanzania Albinism Collective Share “Life is Hard,” from “White African Power”

Recorded on the remote island of Ukerewe, in Lake Victoria.

PREMIERE: Palehound Call Out “Molly” In Pickathon’s Slab Sessions

The Dry Food cut gets its day in the sun.

PLAYLIST: Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever Present Songs About Objects

None about buildings or food, though.

PREMIERE: Cory Hanson’s “Garden of Delight” Ain’t So Pretty After All

The cut from the Wand frontman’s solo record gets its own video.

PREMIERE: The Como Mamas Command You to “Move Upstairs” on New Daptone LP

Continuing the surprisingly rich tradition of musical excellence in Panola County, Mississippi.

PREMIERE: Tuareg Rockers Tamikrest Find Refuge in the Desert in “Wainan Adobat”

From “Kidal,” the band’s forthcoming LP.

PREMIERE: La Luz Buzz Through “You Disappear” for Pickathon’s Slab Sessions

The “Weirdo Shrines” cut shimmers in the daylight.

PREMIERE: Kane Strang Does New Zealand Twang in “Oh So You’re Off I See”

From his forthcoming Dead Oceans debut.

PREMIERE: “No New York?” Blank Square Say “No San Francisco” on Castle Face Debut “Animal I”

The SF punks channel no-wave aggression.

PREMIERE: Vorhees Manipulates Memories, Textures with “Souvenir”

The audio engineer known for her work with St. Vincent steps out from behind the boards.

PREMIERE: Conner Youngblood Takes us to School in a Reykjavik Classroom

The confessional Nashville experimentalist delivers a pair of standouts from last year’s The Generation of Lift EP on a gray Icelandic morning.

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