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Surprise Chef Mustered the Last of Their Studio Energy on New Single “Iconoclasts”

It was the final track recorded for the jazz-funk ensemble’s Big Crown Records debut, Education & Recreation.

September 12, 2022
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Allie Crow Buckley Channels Zeffirelli’s “Romeo and Juliet” with “Angel” Video

The new single announces the LA-based songwriter’s signing to Nettwerk Music Group.

September 08, 2022
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BEGINNERS Lean Into Their Angsty Broken Heartedness on the Rock-Leaning “Goodbye, Good Luck”

The LA-based pop project’s album If the World Is Ending will arrive this fall.

September 06, 2022
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Wes Denzel Pays Homage to Tyrese on New Single “Zodiac Killer”

Preview the San Antonio–based hip-hop artist’s new track, which officially drops this Friday.

September 05, 2022
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Hear an Early Stream of Parker Gispert’s New Solo LP “Golden Years”

The Whigs vocalist’s latest collection of songs drops tomorrow via Normaltown/New West Records.

September 01, 2022
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Fujiya & Miyagi’s Latest Single “Slight Variations” Is a Dance Anthem for People Who Don’t Want to Dance

The East Sussex group’s ninth studio album of the same name arrives September 30.

August 30, 2022
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Revenge Wife Shares “DEATHWISH” and “Holiday,” the First Two Singles From Her Debut LP

Slated for release in 2023, the ex-HOLYCHILD songwriter takes a turn toward Italo disco.

August 19, 2022
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J. Graves Busts Out the Chainmail in Videos for New Singles “Bested” and “Ass u Me”

The latest chapter of Fortress of Fun’s choose-your-own-adventure saga takes a medieval turn.

August 15, 2022
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Margaritas Podridas Don’t Want to Be Mothers on New Single “No Quiero ser Madre”

The latest single from Suicide Squeeze’s Pinks & Purples series arrives with the Mexican punks’ anti-patriarchy rager.

August 15, 2022
M.I.A. Is Living Her Best Life on New Single “Popular”

The songwriter and activist continues to tease her new album MATA, coming soon.

August 12, 2022
Last Dinosaurs Bask in the Glow of the TV in Video for Recent Single “Auto-Sabotage”

From Mexico with Love’s November 4 release date will coincide with a set of tour dates across North America alongside Bad Suns.

August 11, 2022
Carly Rae Jepsen Sounds Tired of Swiping Right on New Single “Beach House”

The singer’s new anthem about disappointing dates arrives ahead of her newly announced album The Loneliest Time.

August 05, 2022
Silversun Pickups Celebrate a Lonely Birthday in “Alone on a Hill” Video

Bassist Nikki Monninger takes lead vocals on the latest single from the group’s forthcoming album Physical Thrills.

August 05, 2022
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Rare Americans Have Their Sights Set on the Future in the Video for New Single “Moving On”

The band also reveal that their new album You’re Not a Bad Person, It’s Just a Bad World will arrive August 19 via Empire.

July 29, 2022
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Sunsleeper Announce Sophomore LP “While You Can” with Relaxed Single “Stay Home”

Following a string of singles, the SLC-based outfit’s latest record arrives October 7 via Rude Records.

July 28, 2022
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Have Mercy Get to the Point on Rousing New Single “SIO (Spit It Out)”

The Baltimore punks’ self-titled EP is slated to arrive August 26 via ZODHIAC Records.

July 28, 2022
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Newski Harmonizes with The Verve Pipe’s Brian Van Der Ark on New Single “Why Even Bother?”

The pair hit it off after Van Der Ark guested on Brett Newski’s Dirt From the Road podcast.

July 27, 2022
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Jude Flannery Feels His Way Through a Moment on New Single “Don’t mind you asking”

Flannery’s solo debut—featuring members of The Walkmen and The War on Drugs—arrives September 20.

July 20, 2022
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Lissie Contemplates Two Parallel Timelines in Her Video for New Single “Night Moves”

The Midwestern songwriter’s latest album Carving Canyons arrives September 16 via Lionboy Records.

July 20, 2022
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Keep Flying Revisit “Candy Cane Forest” with Banjo, Brass, and More Instrumentation in New Video

Titled “Candy Cane Forest 2,” the track follows last month’s reimagination of their song “Firesale.”

July 15, 2022
Margo Price, Mavis Staples, and Adia Victoria Team Up on Reproductive Justice Anthem “Fight to Make It”

All Bandcamp proceeds from the single will benefit Noise For Now.

July 08, 2022
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Marcus King Lives for the Feeling Channeled on New Single “Lie Lie Lie”

The rocker also shares a live video performance of the track ahead of releasing his new album Young Blood in August.

June 23, 2022
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Teddy and the Rough Riders Soundtrack a Night of Drinking, Dancing, and Drugs on “Dance Floor Blues”

The Nashville group’s Margo Price–produced self-titled debut arrives July 1 via Appalachia Records.

June 20, 2022
Alice Merton Celebrates a New Perspective in “The Other Side” Video

Her new album S.I.D.E.S. is out today via Mom+Pop.

June 17, 2022
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The Deslondes Reveal Their “Five Year Plan” on New Single From Forthcoming LP “Ways & Means”

The New Orleans–based group’s first album in five years is out July 8 via New West Records.

June 17, 2022
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Meija Falls Victim to the Randomness of the Universe in His “Not Sure How This Ends” Video

The LA-based songwriter announces his signing to Nettwerk Music Group with the new single.

June 16, 2022
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Hooveriii’s “The Pearl” Is a Joyous Modern Nursery Rhyme

It’s the second single from the group’s forthcoming album A Round of Applause.

June 16, 2022
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Early James Holds Himself Liable on “Harder to Blame”

The Alabama-bred songwriter’s upcoming album was produced by The Black Keys’ Dan Auerbach for Easy Eye Sound.

June 16, 2022

Tame Impala

Desert Daze Announces 2022 Lineup feat. Tame Impala, Iggy Pop, Sky Ferreira, and Many More

In addition to big draws like The Marías, King Gizzard, and JPEGMAFIA, Tame Impala will be playing Lonerism in full.

June 13, 2022
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Liv Slingerland Gets Over a Bad Breakup on New Single “Hey You”

The song will serve as the title track to Halsey’s touring guitarist’s debut album, out August 5 via Ani DiFranco’s Righteous Babe Records.

June 13, 2022

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Hear SEB Cover Chance the Rapper’s “Paranoia” for Apple Music’s Juneteenth Singles Collection

The LA rapper takes on the Nosaj Thing–produced Acid Rap single.

June 10, 2022
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PJ Western Announces Debut LP “Here I Go,” Shares First Track “Blah Blah Blah”

The LA-based songwriter shares a video for the track ahead of the record’s September 16 release via New West.

June 09, 2022
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Elf Power Build a Song Around a Samba Drum Machine Beat on New Single “Soft Trash”

The longstanding psych-folk group’s latest album, Artificial Countrysides, arrives July 15 via Yep Roc.

June 08, 2022
Watch Slimdan Crash a Wedding in His “Politics and Party Tricks” Video

The track appears on the songwriter’s recent debut EP to anyone who cares.

June 07, 2022
Watch Fontaines D.C. Kidnap a Teddy Bear in Their “Roman Holiday” Video

The Irish group shares a new visual while in the midst of their tour of Europe and the UK.

June 06, 2022
New Lou Reed Archive Series Announced, “Words & Music, May 1965” Set for Late-Summer Release

In partnership with Light in the Attic and Laurie Anderson, the series will kick off August 26 with never-before-heard demos of Velvet Underground staples and more.

June 06, 2022
Watch Remi Wolf Get a New Tattoo (and Give in to Other Impulses) in “Cake” Video

The intense visual arrives alongside the deluxe re-release of Juno.

June 03, 2022
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NO WIN Struggle to Live in These Modern Times in “Surfing” Video

The single arrives ahead of the trio’s newly announced Dodger Stadium LP, arriving August 19 via Dangerbird.

May 31, 2022
Blu DeTiger Connects with Electro-Funk Duo Chromeo on “Blutooth” and “enough 4 u”

DeTiger detailed working with her musical heroes.

May 20, 2022
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payton Steps Into a New Era of Songwriting on “All Wrong”

The LA-based musician’s new single arrives with a post-breakup music video.

May 20, 2022
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Nick Leng Announces New LP “Spirals,” Shares Dizzying Title Track

The shapeshifting track introduces the LA-based songwriter’s latest project, arriving July 22 via SOTA Records.

May 19, 2022
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Art d’Ecco Is Jaded with His 9-to-5 in the Video for New Single “Midlife Crisis”

The track arrives ahead of his latest record After the Head Rush, out June 24 via Paper Bag Records.

May 17, 2022
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Asiatica Gain the Confidence to Speak Their Mind on “*sigh* Nevermind”

The neo-soul four-piece’s new single came together as the result of an improvised jam session at LA’s Sound City Studios.

May 17, 2022

Phoebe Bridgers

Phoebe Bridgers’ “Reunion Tour” Kicks Off Tonight in Las Vegas

Bridgers will be joined by her Saddest Factory label roster as well as collaborator Christian Lee Hutson.

May 13, 2022
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Yotam Ben Horin Recalls a Life-Changing Night at Santa Monica Pier in New Single

The sunny track arrives ahead of the Useless ID vocalist’s Young Forever LP, out next week.

May 13, 2022
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Watch Keli Holiday Bring the House Down with a Live Cover of Robyn’s “Dancing on My Own”

KELI, the debut record from Peking Duk’s Adam Hyde, is out now via BMG.

May 10, 2022
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Triathalon Undergo a Dramatic Transformation in Their “Time” Video

It’s the NYC-based trio’s second single since signing to Lex Records earlier this year.

May 05, 2022
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Avi Kaplan Promises There’s Much More to Come on “I’m Only Getting Started”

His debut solo album Floating on a Dream is out May 20 via Fantasy Records.

May 05, 2022
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Graveyard Club Chase Ghosts in the Video for New Single “Halloween”

The Minneapolis group’s new album Moonflower arrives June 17.

May 04, 2022
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Michael Rault Scratches an Itch on New Single “Exactly What I Needed”

The track arrives with an animated visual ahead of the Canadian songwriter’s forthcoming self-titled record.

May 03, 2022
Run the Jewels, Shakey Graves, Rise Against, and More Announced for Virtual #iVoted Festival 2022

The online music festival will take place on November 8, Election Day, for this year’s midterms.

May 02, 2022
Yeah Yeah Yeahs Set to Play LA and NYC This Fall with Japanese Breakfast and The Linda Lindas

Following a pair of summer shows in the UK, the band’s latest reveal of live dates arrives with news of their signing to Secretly Canadian.

May 02, 2022
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THE BLSSM Shares a Timestamp of Their Life with a New Visual for “I HATE SUNDAY”

Lily Lizotte’s fiery PURE ENERGY EP is out today via Fueled by Ramen.

April 29, 2022
Ben Gibbard Talks Meeting Jimmy Iovine and Chris Bosh on “How Did We Get Weird?” Podcast

The Death Cab for Cutie frontman also chats with Vanessa and Jonah Bayer about his love for Minor Threat, the beginning of his career, and more.

April 26, 2022
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Inkswel Taps Lee “Scratch” Perry and Elf Tranzporter on New Single “Mystical Magic”

The single—which arrives ahead of Inkswel’s new LP The Snagglepuss: Chasing Infinity—features one of the last recordings from the late dub legend.

April 21, 2022
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sym fera Chase the Unrealistic Ideal in New Single “Fata Morgana”

The anonymous LA-based duo also share a live performance video of the track.

April 21, 2022
Watch The Subways Take Things to a New Level in “You Kill My Cool” Video

The UK rockers’ latest single—and first with new drummer Camille Phillips—arrived earlier this month.

April 19, 2022
Kendrick Lamar Shares Title and Release Date for “DAMN.” Follow-Up

Mr. Morale & the Big Steppers is out May 13 via TDE.

April 18, 2022
Track by Track
Lyrics Born Walks Us Through Each Collaboration on His New LP “Mobile Homies Season 1”

Developed from a pandemic-instigated podcast, the collection of songs features an array of contributors including Blackalicious, Dan the Automator, and Lateef the Truthspeaker.

April 15, 2022
Wildchild, Guilty Simpson, and The Soulyghost Seek Police Accountability in “Breathe” Video

The single comes from Wildchild’s fourth album Omowale, out now.

April 14, 2022
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Brooke Annibale Teases Upcoming Album on Nettwerk Music Group with New Single “What If You”

Along with the label signing, the songwriter shares a video for her new track about diving back into a music career.

April 13, 2022
Miles Francis Finds a Place of Empowerment in Their “Don’t Fight Anymore” Video

The music video serves as the final chapter in Francis’ Good Man short film, which is coming soon.

April 12, 2022
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Andy Frasco & the U.N. Invite You to Exhale on New Single “Puff Break (Believe That)”

The optimistic single arrives ahead of the group’s Wash, Rinse, Repeat LP, which drops tomorrow.

April 07, 2022

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Hear Neal Francis Join Wilco on a Live Version of “Theologians”

Available today only, all proceeds from the single’s Bandcamp sales will benefit social impact organizations.

April 01, 2022
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Ken Yates Celebrates Last Place in His Video for the Katie Pruitt–Featuring “Consolation Prize”

The Canadian singer-songwriter’s latest LP Cerulean is out June 3.

March 31, 2022
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Katrina Ford Announces Debut Solo EP, Shares New Single “Gleaming the Cube”

The Celebration vocalist’s self-titled release is out June 24 via Violin Films.

March 29, 2022
Watch Perry Farrell’s Heartfelt Video Tribute to Taylor Hawkins

Joined by his wife Etty Lau Farrell, the songwriter took to Instagram to remember the late Foo Fighters drummer who died over the weekend.

March 28, 2022
Roxy Music Are Hitting the Road for the First Time in Over a Decade

The group’s 50th anniversary arena tour kicks off in September with St. Vincent opening.

March 28, 2022
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Sally Seltmann Delves Into the Sentiment of Female Friendships on “Please Louise”

The track will appear on the Australian songwriter’s forthcoming LP Early Moon, out August 2.

March 25, 2022
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Saleka Brings Attitude to the “Servant” Soundtrack with New Track “Take It or Leave It”

The single will feature in the next episode of the Apple Original Series from M. Night Shyamalan.

March 24, 2022
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Joel Jerome Pays Homage to Juan Gabriel in His Video for New Single “Falling Star”

The “meditation on the all encompassing power of young love” arrives ahead of Jerome’s new LP Super Flower Blood Moon.

March 23, 2022
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Vicky Farewell Explores Her Range on New Single “Get Me”

The final single ahead of the release of her debut album Sweet Company arrives with a set of tour dates supporting Mac DeMarco.

March 22, 2022
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Abigail Lapell Reflects on Her Family’s Immigration Journey on New Single “Land of Plenty”

The single arrives ahead of the Toronto-based folk songwriter’s album Stolen Time, out April 22.

March 16, 2022
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Bay Ledges Explore the Complexity of Grief on “Float”

Zach Hurd’s debut album Ritual is out May 27.

March 10, 2022
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Polyplastic Create a Colorful World for Their Dark Music in “I See a Dip” Video

Their debut album Medium Complications is out next month.

February 25, 2022
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Chelsea Jade Turns Fantasy Into Real-Life Touch on “Good Taste”

The single arrives with a visual ahead of the release of her album Soft Spot on April 29.

February 24, 2022
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NAKAYA Silences Inner Demons in Her New “Try” Video

The single arrives with news of the LA songwriter’s new EP Fire Becomes Me, which arrives April 1.

February 16, 2022
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Haunted Summer Announce New LP with a Cover of Daniel Johnston’s “You Put My Love Out the Door”

The ethereal folk duo’s next album Whole will arrive this summer via LaunchLeft.

February 14, 2022
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Sondre Lerche Sets an Epic Musical Rant to Song on His New Single “Avatars of Love”

The Norwegian songwriter also walks us through the reference points for the 10-minute title track from his forthcoming album.

February 14, 2022
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St. Lucia Take Flight in the Video for New Single “Rocket on My Feet”

The duo returns with their first new music since 2018 through their new label home, Nettwerk Records.

February 10, 2022
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MALIA Looks Back on an Unbalanced Relationship on New Single “Only One”

The LA-based songwriter’s latest EP “What’s After ‘I Love You?’” arrives March 4.

February 08, 2022
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Chief Cleopatra Envisions a Chance Romantic Encounter on New Single “Fortuity”

The Austin-based songwriter recruits The Bright Light Social Hour on her latest single from her forthcoming EP “Luna.”

February 08, 2022
SOFI TUKKER Rally Back and Forth in Their “Original Sin” Video

The single announces their new album “WET TENNIS,” out April 29.

February 04, 2022
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Homeschool Lets the Loneliness Seep in on New Single “Wino”

Tom D’Agustino’s post–Active Bird Community solo venture releases the track ahead of his “Homeschool: Book II” EP.

February 01, 2022
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Dana Williams Dreams Up a Romantic Apocalypse in “The End of the World” Video

The alt-R&B songwriter’s new single arrives with a stylish visual.

January 28, 2022
Night Shop Find an Escape in Their “Let Me Let It Go” Video

Justin Sullivan’s latest project “Forever Night” arrives February 11 via Dangerbird.

January 26, 2022
The Furniture Share the Dense and Dark Ambient Landscape “Set to Quiver”

The Baltimore-based duo’s self-titled debut arrives this Friday via Cigarettes After Sex’s Spanish Prayers label.

January 25, 2022
Cloud Cult Hitch a Ride in Their “One Way Out of a Hole” Video

The recent live stream favorite will appear on the group’s forthcoming LP “Metamorphosis,” out March 4 via their own Earthology Records.

January 17, 2022
Ceramic Animal Break Out From the Hold of Solitude in Their “Up in Smoke” Video

The Eastern PA band’s new album “Sweet Unknown” drops March 4 via Easy Eye Sound.

January 13, 2022
Sharon Van Etten, Angel Olsen, and Julien Baker Announce Summer Co-Headlining Tour

The songwriters’ July/August North American itinerary includes mostly outdoor dates with Spencer. supporting.

January 10, 2022
Devo Drop Two Live Cuts From 1977 Ahead of Forthcoming Melanie Nissen Photo Book

These live versions of “Praying Hands” and “Too Much Paranoias” from the Starwood will be included as a 7-inch with special edition copies of “HARD + FAST.”

December 14, 2021
DAISY WORLD Shares a Live, Acoustic Take on New Single “picnic”

The track was released in conjunction with Daisy Hamel-Buffa’s latest clothing collection.

December 14, 2021
King Gizzard & the Lizard Wizard Announce “Live at Levitation” Album, Out Now

The prolific Australian collective’s new live LP includes their 2014 and 2016 sets at Austin’s Levitation Festival.

December 10, 2021
St. Panther Takes a Trip Back to Her Childhood Home in “Places” Video

The single arrived paired with the track “Greatness” last month.

December 07, 2021
The Strokes, LCD Soundsystem, Phoebe Bridgers, and More Announced for This Ain’t No Picnic Fest

Tickets for the Pasadena-set fest—which will also feature a Le Tigre reunion—go on sale next week, with the event taking place next August.

December 03, 2021
Shout Out Louds Trip on the Melancholic Joy of Being Alive on “High as a Kite”

The Swedish rockers’ sixth LP “House” arrives early next year.

December 02, 2021
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Erykah Badu, Nas, The Roots, and More to Play Smokin Grooves Festival in LA

The event will take place March 19 at LA State Historic Park.

December 01, 2021
Telefís Disturb Our Perception of Time with New Single “Falun Gong Dancer”

The collaborative track between Jacknife Lee and Cathal Coughlan arrives with a space-y visual.

December 01, 2021
Track by Track
Melanie Charles Walks Us Through Her Empowering LP “Y’all Don’t (Really) Care About Black Women”

The songwriter’s major-label debut, featuring reworkings of songs by Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holiday, and more, is out now.

November 22, 2021