Articles by Margaret Farrell

Wet Leg Update Madonna’s “Material Girl” for Today’s Current Capitalistic Hell

Their self-titled debut album is coming April 8 via Domino.

Crystal Eyes’ “Wishes” Takes Us Down a New Wave Rabbit Hole

It’s the lead single from the Calgary-based group’s “The Sweetness Restored” that’s out April 22.

Pussy Riot and Tove Lo Put Piggish Men in Their Place on “PUNISH”

The single comes with a must-see visual by Berlin-based 3D artist Ksti Hu.

Grizzly Bear’s Daniel Rossen Announces Debut Solo Album with “Shadow in the Frame”

It’s the first single from “You Belong There,” which is out April 8 via Warp.

Uwade Taps Into the Beauty and Agony of Crushing in “Do You See the Light Around Me?”

The track arrives as a part of Sylvan Esso’s Psychic Hotline singles series.

FKA twigs Is Her Own Militant Cupid in Her “meta angel” video

It’s the newest visual from her mixtape “CAPRISONGS.”

Arca Shares a Remix of Laurie Anderson’s “Big Science”

The rework comes in the wake of Arca’s “kick” album series. 

Hrishikesh Hirway and Jay Som Emphasize How “Home” Goes Beyond Brick and Mortar

It’s the second single from the “Song Exploder” creator’s forthcoming EP.

Blondie’s Debbie Harry Asks the Group Chat If She’s Trending on Twitter Because She Died

That group chat includes bandmate Chris Stein and artist Rob Roth.

Jenny Hval’s “Year of Love” Reflects on How a Concert Proposal Messed with Her

It’s the second single from “Classic Objects,” her first album for 4AD that’s out March 11.

Jawbreaker Announce 25th Anniversary Tour for 1995’s “Dear You”

Select dates feature Built to Spill, Descendents, Jawbox, Face to Face, Best Coast, Team Dresch, and The Linda Lindas.

Fly Anakin Is Quick-Witted and Reflective on the Madlib-Produced “No Dough”

The rapper’s newly announced debut studio album “Frank” arrives March 11 via Lex Records.

CHAI’s “WHOLE” Is the Theme Song for a Forthcoming Japanese Romantic Dramedy Series

The new single follows last year’s album “Wink.”

Angel Olsen Celebrates Karen Dalton with “Something on Your Mind” Cover

The cover and the original are available as a vinyl 7-inch via Light in the Attic. 

Robert Glasper Announces “Black Radio III” on the Series’ 10-Year Anniversary

The forthcoming album, out February 25, features Killer Mike, India.Arie, Q-Tip, Jennifer Hudson, and more. 

Lou Roy Rolls with Life’s Punches on Beaming Single “Uppercut”

The track serves as the lead single from her debut album “Pure Chaos,” which was co-produced by illuminati hotties’ Sarah Tudzin.

Adele Takes a Bite of Pleasure in “Oh My God” Video

The video comes from Sam Brown, the directer of 2010’s “Rolling in the Deep” visual.

Aldous Harding Taps Into Her Lizard Energy in “Lawn” Video

It’s the lead single from “Warm Chris,” the newly announced follow-up to 2019’s “Designer,” that’s out March 25 via 4AD.

Mitski Escapes Her Creepy Puppet-Self in Her “Love Me More” Video

It’s the fourth single from her upcoming album “Laurel Hell,” out February 4.

Fontaines D.C. Share Eerie Single “Jackie Down the Line” with a Heart-Piercing Visual

The track announces their third album “Skinty Fia,” which is out April 22.

Cordae Details New Album “From a Bird’s Eye View,” Featuring Stevie Wonder, Taraji P. Henson, and Nas

The follow-up to 2019’s “The Lost Boy” is out this Friday, January 14.

Stevie Nicks, Japanese Breakfast, 21 Savage, Noga Erez, Tool, and More Set for Bonnaroo 2022

The Tennessee festival is scheduled for June 16-19.

Destroyer Dances with Romance and Terror on “Tintoretto, It’s for You”

Dan Bejar’s newly announced album “LABYRINTHITIS” is out March 25 on Merge.

Lucius Return with Trippy Psych-Rock Jam “Next to Normal”

Their third full-length “Second Nature,” produced by Brandi Carlile and Dave Cobb, is out April 8.

No Frills Are Sick of the Dog House on “I Don’t Wanna Be Your Dog Anymore”

It’s the lead single from the Toronto quartet’s debut album “Downward Dog,” out April 1.

Katie Tupper Pairs Hard Truths with Soft Sounds on “Danny”

The lush single arrives ahead of the Saskatoon-based musician’s debut EP “Towards the End,” out February 18.

The Internet Has Given Us Honky-Tonk Radiohead

It’s so very special.

SASAMI Finds an Unexpected Balance of Hard and Soft on the Industrial-Metal “Say It”

The single arrives ahead of her sophomore album “Squeeze,” which is out February 25.


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