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Shalom’s “Soccer Mommy” Is an Ode to Music That Makes Us Feel Stronger

Her debut album Sublimation is out March 10 via Saddle Creek.

February 07, 2023
On Her Latest Single, Kelela Asks If You’re Tough “Enough for Love”

It’s the fifth and final single ahead of the release of RAVEN, out this Friday via Warp.

February 07, 2023

Yeah Yeah Yeahs

Yeah Yeah Yeahs Share Technicolored Video for “Blacktop,” Announce 2023 US Tour

Kicking off in May and running through mid-June, select dates will feature Perfume Genius and The Faint.

February 07, 2023
The 2023 GRAMMYs Pushed the Rebels to the Front

Last night’s award show was a celebration of genres trailblazed by minority voices—with many of those voices finally getting their dues.

February 06, 2023
Terrace Martin Teams Up with Channel Tres on New Single “Chucks”

Per Martin, the track is “a sonic picture that represents New Los Angeles.”

February 02, 2023
Circuit Des Yeux Shares a Powerful Cover of Lucinda Williams’ “Fruits of My Labor” for Sounds of Saving

Haley Fohr first fell in love with the song on tour opening for Julia Holter in 2013.

February 02, 2023
Unknown Mortal Orchestra Announce New LP, Share Plea for Escape with “Layla”

V is out March 17 via Jagjaguwar.

February 02, 2023
Maya Hawke Is Using Her “Tactless” Tour to Support Reproductive Rights

The artist is teaming up with Propeller to support non-profits such as Planned Parenthood, Noise For Now, and Keep Our Clinics while on the road.

February 01, 2023
Debby Friday’s “I GOT IT” Is a Single for Raving Amongst the Rats

It’s the second single from her forthcoming Sub Pop debut GOOD LUCK that’s out March 24.

February 01, 2023
Westerman’s New Single “CSI: Petralona” Warmly Cups the Ears

The track announces his sophomore album An Inbuilt Fault that’s out May 5 via Partisan.

February 01, 2023
Petite Noir Announces New LP with Forward-Looking Single “Blurry” Featuring Sampa the Great

MotherFather, his first album in nearly eight years, is out April 14 via Roya.

February 01, 2023
Forget Acrylics, Caroline Polachek Paints with “Blood and Butter” on New Single

Polachek also revealed the final tracklist for her new album, with one track featuring Grimes and Dido.

January 31, 2023
Death Cab for Cutie Announce Acoustic Version of “Asphalt Meadows,” Share Tribute to Low’s Mimi Parker

The group revealed a cover of Low’s “The Plan” along with the acoustic version of “Pepper” from the LP arriving March 10.

January 31, 2023
Grace Inspace Is Looking to Better Days on New Single

“Good Days” is the latest single from the LA-born, London-raised musician.

January 27, 2023
Bodywash’s “Massif Central” Is an Anthem of Solidarity for Anyone Whisked Into the Bureaucratic Abyss

The Montreal shoegaze duo’s new album I Held the Shape While I Could is out April 14 via Light Organ Records.

January 26, 2023

Caribou

Movement Festival Teases 2023 Lineup with Partial Reveal, Including Caribou, Charlotte de Witte, and Underworld

The fest returns to downtown Detroit on the weekend of May 27.

January 26, 2023
Fever Ray Finds Inspiration in an Old The Knife Single for New Track “Kandy”

It’s the third single from their upcoming album Radical Romantics, out March 10.

January 25, 2023
Yours Are the Only Ears Reckon with Short-Lived Fantasies and Hard Realities on “Dreamer”

The follow-up to 2018’s Knock Hard is out March 24 via Lame-O.

January 25, 2023
First Listen
Free Range Expose How Memory Loss Leads to a Lost Sense of Self on “Growing Away”

Their debut album Practice is out February 17 via Mick Music.

January 25, 2023
slowthai Announces “UGLY” Release Date, Wrestles with Thinking for Himself on “Selfish”

The March 3 release date was announced alongside a livestream of the rapper spending time by himself in a room.

January 25, 2023
Frost Children Want You to Cut the Lovey-Dovey Crap on “FLATLINE”

It’s the duo’s first single of the year, following their 2022 album SPIRAL.

January 24, 2023
Blondshell Is Ready to Dive to New Depths to Save Another on “Joiner”

Her self-titled album is out April 7 via Partisan Records.

January 24, 2023
Former Daft Punk Member Thomas Bangalter Announces Release of Symphonic Score

Mythologies is out April 9 via Erato/Warner Classics.

January 24, 2023
Kari Faux’s “Me First” Is a Self-Love Bop for the Twerkers

Faux shares an official video for her latest single, along with a Uniiqu3 remix.

January 24, 2023
In Conversation
Lowertown Are Staying True to Themselves

Olive Osby and Avsha Weinberg discuss applying the themes of selfhood explored on their recent debut full-length I Love to Lie to life on the road.

January 23, 2023
Tanukichan Keeps Moving Forward on New Enumclaw Collaboration “Thin Air”

It’s the second single from Hannah Van Loon and Chaz Bear of Toro y Moi’s forthcoming album GISMO.

January 19, 2023
Kali Uchis’ “I Wish You Roses” Is a Blossoming Send-Off to Wilted Relationships

The new single is the follow-up to last year’s “No Hay Ley.”

January 19, 2023
Arlo Parks Announces New LP “My Soft Machine,” Shares First Single “Weightless”

Her follow-up to 2021’s Collapsed in Sunbeams is out May 26 via Transgressive.

January 18, 2023
Squirrel Flower Shows Us the Bold and Beautiful Second Life of a Song with “Your Love”

The reimagined version of a track from last year’s Planet EP features guitar from MJ Lenderman.

January 18, 2023
The National’s Ninth Studio Album Features Taylor Swift, Phoebe Bridgers, and Sufjan Stevens

“Tropic Morning News” is the first single from First Two Pages of Frankenstein, which arrives April 28 via 4AD.

January 18, 2023
boygenius Announce Debut Album, Grace Us With Three New Singles

Following their self-titled EP in 2018, Julien Baker, Phoebe Bridgers, and Lucy Dacus will release the record on March 31 via Interscope.

January 18, 2023
Wednesday Announce New Album with Sincere Country-Rock Gem “Chosen to Deserve”

Rat Saw God is out April 7 via Dead Oceans.

January 18, 2023
Model/Actriz Invoke Lady Gaga on Engrossing New Single “Crossing Guard”

Their debut album Dogsbody is out February 24 via True Panther.

January 17, 2023
Screaming Females Share Aggressive Single “Brass Bell,” Announce New LP

Desire Pathway is out February 17 via Don Giovanni.

January 17, 2023
Mandy, Indiana Return with Ominous, Hypnotic Single “Injury Detail”

It’s the first music from the Manchester-based quartet since their 2021 EP.

January 17, 2023

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Sleaford Mods Share Title Track “UK GRIM” From Newly Announced Album

Out March 10, the record features collaborations with Perry Farrell, Dave Navarro, and Dry Cleaning’s Florence Shaw.

January 17, 2023

Yeah Yeah Yeahs

Just Like Heaven Announces Headliners Yeah Yeah Yeahs and MGMT

MGMT will perform their 2008 debut album Oracular Spectacular in full at the Pasadena-based fest on May 13.

January 17, 2023

Lizzo

Lizzo, Kendrick Lamar, and ODESZA Will Headline Governors Ball 2023

Other highlights include Lil Uzi Vert, HAIM, girl in red, Rina Sawayama, and Snail Mail.

January 17, 2023
Vagabon Basks in the Revelations of Personal Growth on Rostam Co-Produced “Carpenter”

It’s Lætitia Tamko’s first new music since 2019’s self-titled LP.

January 12, 2023
Paramore Are Addicted to Chaos and Disorder on “C’est Comme Ça”

It’s the third single from their forthcoming album This Is Why that’s out February 10.

January 12, 2023
Black Thought and El Michels Affair Announce Collaborative Debut with Sleek and Skeptical Single “Grateful”

Hot on the heels of the Roots emcee’s project with Danger Mouse, Glorious Game is out April 14 via Big Crown Records.

January 11, 2023

SZA

She Gave Us Fair Warning: SZA Kills Her Shitty Ex in “Kill Bill” Video

The video pays homage to the Tarantino film from which the song takes its name.

January 11, 2023
King Tuff and SASAMI Sing a Simple, Urgent Plea for Love on “Tell Me”

It’s the third single from Kyle Thomas’ upcoming release Smalltown Stardust, out January 27 via Sub Pop.

January 11, 2023

Pussy Riot

Pussy Riot Announce Protest and Art Gallery Featuring the Short Film “Putin’s Ashes”

Taking place at LA’s Jeffrey Deitch Gallery from January 27 to February 3, the video project was directed, edited, and scored by Nadya Tolokonnikova.

January 10, 2023

Kendrick Lamar

Bonnaroo Announces Kendrick Lamar, ODESZA, and Foo Fighters as 2023 Headliners

The music and arts festival will take place the weekend of June 15 in Manchester, Tennessee.

January 10, 2023
U.S. Girls Announce New Album, Become Trash in Visual for Synth-Funk Gem “Futures Bet”

Bless This Mess, the latest LP from Meg Remy, is out February 24 via 4AD.

January 10, 2023
Quavo Shares Emotional Tribute to Takeoff with “Without You”

Migos’ Takeoff was murdered back in November.

January 05, 2023
Black Belt Eagle Scout’s “Nobody” Reminds Us How Honest Representation Impacts Future Generations

It’s the third single from Katherine Paul’s forthcoming album The Land, the Water, the Sky, out February 10 via Saddle Creek.

January 05, 2023
H.C. McEntire’s “Rows of Clover” Showcases How Grief Can Give Life a New Perspective

Every Acre arrives January 27 via Merge Records.

January 04, 2023
Rozi Plain Is Letting Go of Scummy Situations on “Painted the Room”

Her new album PRIZE is out January 13 via Memphis Industries.

January 04, 2023
Mac DeMarco Announces New Instrumental Album “Five Easy Hot Dogs”

His first project since 2019’s Here Comes the Cowboy is out January 20.

January 04, 2023
In Conversation
Nick Hakim Is Still Searching

The DC-based songwriter looks back on 2022 and the impact of his third solo LP, Cometa.

January 04, 2023
White Reaper Balance Malcontent and Catchy Grunginess on New Single “Pink Slip”

The power-pop revivalists’ fourth album Asking for a Ride arrives January 27 via Elektra Entertainment.

January 03, 2023
The Lemon Twigs Aren’t Losing Sight of a New Love on “Corner of My Eye”

It’s the duo’s first release since 2020’s Songs for the General Public.

January 03, 2023
Charli XCX Celebrates Snowsgiving with Surprise Concert for Discord

The mini performance features cuts from her latest album Crash and other fan favorites like “Vroom Vroom.”

December 13, 2022
Paramore Wrestle with Deadening Incomprehensibility on New Single “The News”

This Is Why, the band’s sixth album, is out February 10.

December 08, 2022
The Postal Service and Death Cab for Cutie Announce North American Co-Headlining Tour

Ben Gibbard will be doing double duty on a string of dates celebrating 20 years of Give Up and Transatlanticism.

December 08, 2022
Kelela Is on the Run with Bambii in the Video for Her Latest Single

Her sophomore album RAVEN is out February 10 via Warp.

December 08, 2022
Lana Del Rey Announces New LP “Did You Know That There’s a Tunnel Under Ocean Blvd,” Shares Title Track

Her ninth studio album is out March 10 via Interscope.

December 07, 2022
Alvvays Share a Galaxy-Roving Video for “Many Mirrors”

The single from the group’s recent LP Blue Rev gets a visual treatment from Stardew Valley creator Eric Barone.

December 07, 2022
The Ever-Elusive Death Grips Announce 2023 Tour

Kicking off in May, their tour includes 27 dates across North America.

December 06, 2022
Blondshell Shares a Punchy Homage to Cult Favorite TV Show “Veronica Mars”

The new single comes with the reveal that she’s signed to Partisan Records.

December 06, 2022
Lingua Ignota and Vile Creature’s KW Campol Announce Art House Perpetual Flame Ministries and a Chicago Arts Festival

The arts collective formed by Kristin Hayter and Campol will also be giving Lingua Ignota’s debut Let the Evil of His Own Lips Cover Him its first vinyl release.

December 06, 2022
Samia’s “Sea Lions” and “Pink Balloon” Capture Different Vantage Points of a Fractured Relationship

Both tracks are from her forthcoming sophomore album Honey that’s out January 23.

December 06, 2022
Groovy Xmas: 25 New Holiday Songs You Aren’t Sick of Yet

The Linda Lindas, Phoebe Bridgers, Remi Wolf, Tkay Maidza, Future Islands, Kurt Vile, David Byrne, and more give us songs to laugh and cry to this holiday season.

December 02, 2022
Stevie Nicks Quotes HAIM’s “Hallelujah” in Touching Tribute to Late Fleetwood Mac Bandmate Christine McVie

“I had a best friend, but she has come to pass. One I wish I could see now. You always remind me that memories will last.”

December 01, 2022
“Red Hot + Riot: A Tribute to Fela Kuti” Celebrates 20 Year Anniversary with Deluxe Reissue

The tribute project is available on streaming platforms for the first time with 18 bonus tracks.

December 01, 2022
Petite Noir’s New Single “Simple Things” Cuts Through Strife with Clear Revelations

It’s the second single of the year from the Noirwave musician following last month’s “Numbers.”

November 30, 2022
Nilüfer Yanya Takes “midnight sun” to New Extremes with King Krule and Sampha Remixes

The remixes are part of the forthcoming deluxe version of PAINLESS that’s out December 14 via ATO Records.

November 30, 2022
The Moldy Peaches Announce 2023 Reunion Show in London

Back and peachier than ever.

November 29, 2022

Kendrick Lamar

Primavera Sound Announces Depeche Mode, Kendrick Lamar, Blur, and Rosalía as 2023 Headliners

Other draws include Halsey, FKA twigs, Pet Shop Boys, St. Vincent, The Moldy Peaches, Calvin Harris, Le Tigre, and Death Grips.

November 29, 2022
MIKE’s Collaboration with Sister Nancy “Stop Worry!” is a Joyful Tribute to His Late Mother

The new track featuring the dancehall music living legend is the third single from the rapper’s forthcoming album Beware of the Monkey.

November 29, 2022
Brian Eno Gives a New Perspective to Soundwalk Collective with Patti Smith’s “Peradam”

Arriving this Friday, The Perfect Vision: Reworkings also features remixes by Jim Jarmusch, Lucrecia Dalt, Laraaji, and more.

November 23, 2022
Skinny Pelembe Shares a Vibrantly Soulful New Single “Like a Heart Won’t Beat”

The track arrives with news that the Johannesburg-born artist has signed to Partisan Records.

November 23, 2022
Rozi Plain Examines How Fleeting Feelings Can Be on the Comforting Single “Help”

PRIZE, the follow-up to 2019’s What a Boost, is out January 13 via Memphis Industries.

November 23, 2022
Christine and the Queens Announced as Southbank Centre’s Meltdown Festival 2023 Curator

Past curators include David Bowie, The Cure’s Robert Smith, Yoko Ono, and Nick Cave.

November 22, 2022
Hannah van Loon Re-Enlists Toro y Moi for the Sophomore Tanukichan LP

“Don’t Give Up” is the first single from GIZMO, out March 3 via Company Records.

November 17, 2022

Brockhampton

Brockhampton Have One More Album Ready Before They Disband—and It Arrives Tomorrow

The group released their initially announced final album The Family a day early, with another LP titled TM dropping tomorrow.

November 17, 2022
Phoebe Bridgers Shares Annual Christmas Cover with Her Take on The Handsome Family’s “So Much Wine”

All proceeds from the track go to the Los Angeles LGBT Center.

November 17, 2022
Jenny Hval Penned a Song About Everyone’s Favorite Teenage Vampire Slayer

“Buffy” follows her album Classic Objects from earlier this year.

November 16, 2022
Wilco, Beck, and Rainbow Kitten Surprise Will Headline Next Year’s High Water Festival

The festival returns to North Charleston, South Carolina, on the weekend of April 15.

November 15, 2022
Blur Are Officially Getting Back Together for One Show Next Year

The Brit-pop icons will be joined by slowthai, Self Esteem, and Jockstrap at Wembley Stadium.

November 15, 2022
Romy Finds a Sense of Release in the Euphoria of the Fred again..–Featuring “Strong”

It’s the second solo single from The xx member following 2020’s “Lifetime.”

November 15, 2022
Ultra Q Witness Seraphic Beings on the Dancefloor-Ready “I Watched Them Go”

The group shares a video for their first single since last year’s Get a Friend EP.

November 15, 2022
Tennis Announce Sixth Studio Album with New Track “One Night with the Valet”

Pollen is out February 10 via the duo’s own label Mutually Detrimental.

November 15, 2022
Fever Ray Is Free Falling in Love on “Carbon Dioxide,” Details First New Album in Five Years

Radical Romantics is out March 10 via Mute.

November 10, 2022
Film + TV
Charli XCX Is Writing the Music for Benny Drama’s Forthcoming Comedy Series “Overcompensating”

The A24 project has Jonah Hill signed on as Executive Producer.

November 09, 2022
Sega Bodega Shares Video Shot on a Haunted Camera for Supersonic New Single “Kepko”

It’s his first new music since his 2021 sophomore album Romeo.

November 09, 2022
Snail Mail Is Throwing Her Own Music Festival in Baltimore

Lindsey Jordan’s Valentine Fest will run from February 10 to 14 at Ottobar.

November 09, 2022
deem spencer Wants to Shake Stagnancy with Funky New Single “To Have It All”

It’s the Queens rapper’s first release since his 2021 album Deem’s Tape.

November 09, 2022
Fleet Foxes Collab with Tim Barnardes on the Blossoming Folk Tune “A Sky Like I’ve Never Seen”

The song was written for the forthcoming documentary Wildcat.

November 09, 2022
First Listen
Grimson Turns a Derailing Relationship Into a Thrilling Ride with “Heavy Machine”

It’s the fifth single the Berlin-based musician has released this year.

November 09, 2022
The Raincoats’ Gina Birch Shares Noisy New Single “Wish I Was You” Featuring Thurston Moore

The post-punk icon is releasing her debut album I Play My Bass Loud on February 24 via Third Man Records.

November 08, 2022
After You Vote Today, Tune Into the #iVoted Festival Live Stream

The six-hour webcast features performances by Run the Jewels, Rise Against, Bully, OK Go, The Range, Shakey Graves, and many more.

November 08, 2022
MIKE Continues to Push Forward on New Track “What Do I Do?”

It’s the second single from the rapper-producer’s forthcoming album Beware of the Monkey.

November 03, 2022
Vegyn Reworks Léa Sen’s “I Feel Like I’m Blue” with Cosmic Hues

Her debut EP You of Now Pt. 1 arrived this past May.

November 03, 2022
Eartheater’s 2019 Single “High Tide” Gets a Glossy, Fist-Pumping Doss Remix

A deluxe version of her 2019 LP Trinity—featuring a handful of additional remixes—arrives November 19.

November 03, 2022
Model/Actriz’s New Track “Mosquito” Is as Ravenous as Its Bloodsucking Namesake

It’s the Brooklyn-based quartet’s debut single for True Panther.

November 02, 2022
Girl Scout’s “All the Time and Everywhere” Is a Comforting Anthem for the Anxious

It’s the second single from the Stockholm-based group, following last month’s debut release.

November 02, 2022