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Young Jesus Walk Us Through Their Literary Influences on New LP “Shepherd Head”

With the album out now via Saddle Creek, John Rossiter shares the books that helped shape all eight tracks.

September 16, 2022
Watch Spielbergs Tear Through “The New Year’s Resolution” at Oslo’s Studio Paradiso

Recorded back in March, the live video arrives in the wake of the band’s sophomore LP Vestli.

September 16, 2022
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Virgin Mother Channel Intense Social Anxiety on New Track “Blossoming Winter”

Mourning Ritual, Seb Alvarez’s debut solo LP of experimental metal, is out October 14.

September 15, 2022
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Gold Lamé Overcome Self-Imposed Challenges on New Single “MONSTERA”

The experimental post-rock duo’s new album GOING drops October 7.

September 14, 2022
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Disco Doom Pass Along Their Sense of Nervousness with Video for New Single “Patrik”

Mt. Surreal, the Swiss group’s first album in nearly a decade, arrives this Friday via Exploding in Sound.

September 13, 2022
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mmeadows Battle Insomnia with the Danceable Lullaby “Baby-By”

The single arrives ahead of Kristin Slipp and Cole Kamen-Green’s debut album, expected out next year.

September 13, 2022
Weyes Blood Returns with New Single “It’s Not Just Me, It’s Everybody,” Details New Album

And in the Darkness, Hearts Glow will arrive November 18 via Sub Pop.

September 12, 2022
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Andrew Broder Teams Up with Moor Mother and billy woods on New Track “Sleeping Car Porters”

The doomy single arrives ahead of the Fog mastermind’s The Show Original Soundtrack LP, dropping October 7 via Lex Records.

September 12, 2022
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Holy Fawn Lean Into Acceptance with “Dimensional Bleed”

Alexander Rieth takes us track by track through the Arizona-based post-metal band’s sophomore album.

September 09, 2022
Blood Orange Returns with New EP “Four Songs” Out Next Week

The first single from his RCA debut, “Jesus Freak Lighter,” is now streaming.

September 08, 2022
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Hunting Announce New LP, Cover Sparklehorse’s “Piano Fire” in Honor of Mark Linkous’ Birthday

The day before Linkous would’ve turned 60, the duo’s cover arrives ahead of their latest album You’ve Got Love (But It Even Tears You Apart).

September 08, 2022
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Rhinestone Pickup Truck Struggle to Conform in “Bee Sting” Video

Arriving October 21, Tristen Colby’s new EP Adore Me was mixed by JEFF the Brotherhood’s Jake Orall.

September 07, 2022
Modest Mouse Announce Tour Celebrating 25 Years of “The Lonesome Crowded West”

Tickets go on sale this Friday for the set of North American dates kicking off mid-November.

September 06, 2022
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Jobber Announce Debut EP with Their Own Entrance Theme

The wrestling-themed Exploding in Sound signees will release Hell in a Cell on October 21.

September 06, 2022

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Lee Paradise Announces New Collaborative LP “Lee Paradise & Co.” with New Single feat. Scott Hardware

“Cement” is the first taste of the Hooded Fang vocalist’s latest solo project, out October 28 via Telephone Explosion.

September 05, 2022
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Mo Troper Walks Us Through His Fifth LP “MTV” Track by Track

The Portland-based power-pop prodigy breaks down each song on his debut for Lame-O Records.

September 02, 2022
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Get Lost in Nils Frahm’s New 27-Minute Composition “Briefly”

Frahm’s piano-free new LP Music for Animals arrives September 23 via LEITER.

September 02, 2022
Feist Provides Statement in Support of Her Decision to Drop Out of Arcade Fire Tour

“To stay on tour would symbolize I was either defending or ignoring harm caused by Win Butler and to leave would imply I’m the judge and jury.”

September 01, 2022
Native Sun Announce New EP “Off with Our Heads,” Share First Single “There’s Revolution”

Arriving with a music video, the track precedes the Walter Schreifels–produced project’s
October 14 release via Grand Jury.

September 01, 2022
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Trentemøller and Dísa Exhibit Their Chemistry on New Single “Into the Silence”

The recent tourmates collaborate on a new track as they gear up for another set of North American dates.

September 01, 2022
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Dosser Struggle to Find a Release on New Single “Joy Thief”

Currently on tour with Pianos Become the Teeth, the Baltimore rockers set a January 2023 release date for their debut LP.

September 01, 2022
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Marina Allen Takes on the Role of Hypeman on New Single “Halfway Home”

The LA-based songwriter’s album Centrifics arrives September 16 via Fire Records.

August 31, 2022
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Dream, Ivory Reflect on Negative Feelings with New Single “Would It Kill You at All”

The experimental SoCal duo’s debut album About a Boy arrives September 30 via AWAL.

August 30, 2022
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zzzahara Gets Kidnapped by a Partner From Hell in Their “Cupid’s Out Tonight” Video

The new single arrives ahead of their debut album Liminal Spaces, out October 21 via Lex Records.

August 29, 2022
FIDLAR Return to Their Acronymic Roots with New Single “FSU”

The first single from an EP slated for 2023 doesn’t stand for Florida State University.

August 26, 2022
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Amtrac and Future Islands’ Samuel T. Herring Soundtrack Office Anxieties in “Domino” Video

Herring contributes vocals to the producer’s latest single.

August 26, 2022
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Scout Gillett Takes a Dig at the Game of Love on New Single “slow dancin’”

The Brooklyn-based songwriter’s solo debut no roof no floor arrives October 28 on Captured Tracks.

August 25, 2022
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Alicia Clara Reflects on Her Cynicism Toward Love on “Only Fools Wish for Love”

The single will appear on the Swiss-Canadian songwriter’s forthcoming EP Velveteen, expected out October 28 on Hot Tramp Records.

August 24, 2022
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Gold Star Looks Toward a Happier Future on New Single “Up All Night”

Along with the track, Marlon Rabenreither announces his new LP Headlights U.S.A Parts I & II will be out September 30.

August 23, 2022
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Lucid Express Set to Reissue Debut EP “Floret,” Share New Remix of “Lime” by Ringo Deathstarr’s Elliott Frazier

The previously out-of-print record from 2015 will feature four additional remixes upon its October 21 release via Kanine.

August 22, 2022
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Drahla Explore Euphoria in the Darkest Moments on New Single “Under the Glass”

The Leeds-reared art-rockers return with a new track and news of a short UK tour.

August 22, 2022
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SRSQ Walks Us Through Her Soul-Searching Sophomore LP “Ever Crashing” Track by Track

Kennedy Ashlyn’s euphorically downcast new album is out now via Dais Records.

August 19, 2022

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Cayucas Take a Mental Vacation to a Place They’ve Never Been on New Single “Sayulita”

The track arrives as the duo kick off a physical excursion opening for Echo & the Bunnymen across North America.

August 18, 2022
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Jason Collett Takes Inspiration From Brecht on New Single “Dark Times”

The founding Broken Social Scene member also announces a new LP Head Full of Wonder, out November 4 via Arts & Crafts.

August 18, 2022
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Cafuné’s Playlist of Songs That Seamlessly Blend Songcraft and Record-Making

The indie-pop duo share 12 tracks that blur that creative line in inspirational ways.

August 17, 2022
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Julia, Julia Doesn’t Mind Waiting in the Video for New Single “No Hard Feelings”

The founding Coathangers member answers a few of our questions about her debut solo LP Derealization ahead of its September 30 release via Suicide Squeeze.

August 17, 2022
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Bloods Soundtrack the Burning Empire on Fiery New Track “Devo”

The Australian punks channel early new wave to celebrate accountability with their latest Together, Baby! single.

August 17, 2022

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Snny Taps Into the Soil of His Family Tree on Topaz Jones–Featuring “Model Home”

The Ivory Coast–born emcee also announces his debut album Water Is Styled Honey, out September 16.

August 16, 2022
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Fusilier Takes Us Through His Radical “Treason” EP Track by Track

Blake Fusilier’s latest project is out now via Ba Da Bing Records.

August 15, 2022
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Night School Take a Trip to Hanging Rock in Visual for New Track “Tunnel Vision”

The Oakland-based group’s third album Invoke arrives September 1 via Graveface Records.

August 11, 2022
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The Murlocs Find Peace Within the Garbage in Video For New Single “Compos Mentis”

The psych-tinged garage rockers’ new album Rapscallion is out September 16 via ATO Records.

August 10, 2022
The F16s Enter an Interplanetary Talent Show in Their New Video for “Sucks to Be Human”

The Indian dance-rock group’s EP Is It Time to Eat the Rich Yet? is out now.

August 10, 2022
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Abraxas Announce Debut Album “Monte Carlo” with the Hazy Cumbia Single “Sunrise State (of Mind)”

Night Beats’ Danny Lee Blackwell and ex-Los Bitchos instrumentalist Carolina Faruolo will reveal their collaborative LP October 28 via Suicide Squeeze.

August 09, 2022
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The Black Angels Create an Adrenaline-Inducing Soundtrack with “Without a Trace”

The Austin psych-rock collective’s double album Wilderness of Mirrors arrives September 16 via Partisan.

August 09, 2022
The Big Pink Announce First New Album in a Decade, Rage Against the Day on New Single

The Love That’s Ours arrives September 30 via Project Melody Music.

August 08, 2022
Hudson Mohawke Soundtracks an Extremely One-Sided Game of One-on-One in “Bicstan” Video

Co-directed by comedians Patti Harrison and Alan Resnick, the video arrives ahead of Cry Sugar’s Friday release.

August 08, 2022
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The Vacant Lots Rue Wasted Time in a Relationship on Pulsing New Single “Thank You”

The duo’s new album Closure arrives September 30 via Fuzz Club.

August 08, 2022
The Mars Volta Announce Self-Titled Album, Share Video for Another New Single “Vigil”

The experimental duo’s seventh album—and first in a decade—arrives September 16.

August 05, 2022
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Cheekface Share a Playlist of Reference Points for New LP “Too Much to Ask”

Following a string of singles, the LA-based three-piece surprise-released their third album earlier this week.

August 05, 2022
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Upchuck Announce Debut LP “Sense Yourself” with Confrontational New Single “Boss Up”

The Atlanta-based punks will release the project September 30 via Famous Class Records.

August 03, 2022
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Winter Announces New LP, Enlists Hatchie on Latest Single “atonement”

Samira Winter and Harriette Pilbeam take on Hollywood in the video for the second track released ahead of What Kind of Blue Are You?.

August 02, 2022
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Pool Kids’ Pro-Vocoder Playlist

Inspired by the band’s new track “Swallow,” Christine Goodwyne shares 10 more songs that use the vocal distortion tool to heighten their emotional pull.

August 01, 2022
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Signal Boost: 15 Tracks from June & July 2022 You Should Know

The months’ most discourse-worthy singles, according to our Senior Editor.

August 01, 2022
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Guards Share an Early Stream of Their New Covers Project “More Cover Songs”

The sequel to Richie Follin’s 2011 covers EP officially drops tomorrow via CGR.

August 01, 2022
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Housewife Make Necessary Changes on New Single “I’m Spent”

The Toronto-based duo share their third single since releasing their Better Daughter EP in 2020.

August 01, 2022
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Murder by Death Walk Us Through Their Literary New LP “Spell/Bound” Track by Track

Adam Turla breaks down each song on the band’s eighth album, out now.

July 29, 2022
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Ty Sorrell Shares an Early Stream of “HomeGrown” Along with a Playlist Highlighting Some of Richmond’s Best Emcees

The Virginia rapper’s album officially drops via Quiet Year tomorrow.

July 28, 2022
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11 Songs That Chill Wombo Out

The playlist provides an antidote to the trio’s chaotic new album Fairy Rust, arriving this Friday via Fire Talk.

July 26, 2022
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Reckling Sort Through Feelings in Real Time on New Single “Verbalize”

The LA-based four-piece boasting members of FIDLAR and Together Pangea will release their Human Nature EP on August 12.

July 26, 2022
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Thus Love Announce Debut LP “Memorial” with the Existential Post-Punk Anthem “In Tandem”

The Vermont trio’s album arrives October 7 via Captured Tracks, with dates opening for Viagra Boys and Shame to follow.

July 26, 2022
Less Screaming Than You’d Think: A Conversation with Chat Pile

With their debut album God’s Country dropping this week, the OKC noise-rock band takes us deeper into their unsettling world.

July 25, 2022
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PHONY Gets Plugged Into the Simulation in Cronenbergian Video for New Single “The Middle”

Neil Berthier’s new album At Some Point You Stop arrives this Friday.

July 25, 2022
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Worthitpurchase Relive Growing Up in the Suburbs on New Single “Deadbeat”

The latest single from the West Coast trio’s forthcoming album Truthtelling arrives with a Chloe Corley remix.

July 25, 2022
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No Trigger Share an Anthem for Anyone Not Inked Up with “No Tattoos”

The single and video arrive ahead of the punks’ first album in a decade, out August 26 via Red Scare.

July 22, 2022
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Dust Star Are Physically and/or Emotionally Hurt by a Cactus in Their “Can’t Stop Thinkin’ of You” Video

The single arrives ahead of the power-pop duo’s debut album Open Up That Heart, out August 5 via Lame-O.

July 21, 2022
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June McDoom Dedicates Her Debut Single “The City” to the Jamaican Matriarchs of Her Family

The track arrives with a dreamy video and news of her signing to Temporary Residence Ltd.

July 21, 2022
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S. Raekwon Shares “Talk,” the Summer-y First Single from His New EP “I Like It When You Smile”

A visual for the breezy track arrives ahead of the EP’s September 2 release via Father/Daughter.

July 19, 2022
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Johanna Warren Announces New LP “Lessons for Mutants” with an Ice Cream–Splattered Video for “I’d Be Orange”

The lead single arrives ahead of the album’s October 7 release date via Carpark/Wax Nine.

July 19, 2022
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Twain Allows His Heart to Speak on New Single “Priestess”

Matthew Davidson’s new single arrives with the news of the forthcoming LP Noon, out October 21 on Keeled Scales.

July 19, 2022
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Divino Niño Light Up the Dance Floor in the Video for Cathartic New Single “Nos Soltamos”

The track arrives ahead of the Chicago band’s album Last Spa on Earth, out September 23 via Winspear.

July 18, 2022
Playlist
Launder’s Songs to Listen to While You’re Stuck in the Mud

With his debut LP Happening out today, John Cudlip takes things back to the ’90s with a carefully curated playlist.

July 15, 2022
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Superorganism Walk Us Through Their Cosmic New LP “World Wide Pop” Track by Track

The band’s Orono and Harry share how finding their place in the universe inspired each track on the band’s newly released sophomore album.

July 15, 2022
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KEN mode Make a Convincing Case for Their Live Show in New “But They Respect My Tactics” Video

The single arrives ahead of the Winnipeg noise rockers’ eighth album NULL, out September 23 with a brief Canadian tour to follow.

July 14, 2022
Surf Curse Have a Hard Time Staying Out of Trouble in New “TVI” Video

The energetic single arrives ahead of the band’s Atlantic Records debut Magic Hour, which drops September 16.

July 14, 2022
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Goon Share an Early Stream of Their New LP “Hour of Green Evening”

Watch a full-album visualizer from the LA-based dream pop group before their new album officially drops tomorrow.

July 14, 2022
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Secret Machines Share an Early Stream of Their New EPs “Day 21” and “Dreaming of Dreaming”

The former a collection of new songs and the latter a reissue, both projects officially drop this Friday.

July 14, 2022
Santigold Contemplates Invisibility on New Single “Nothing”

The second sample from the recently announced LP Spirituals comes with a visual teaser.

July 13, 2022
Panda Bear and Sonic Boom Team Up for New LP “Reset,” Share First Single “Go On”

The longtime collaborators’ first official joint release arrives August 12 via Domino Records.

July 13, 2022
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Julie Odell Announces New LP “Autumn Eve” with the Colorful Guitar Odyssey “Cardinal Feather”

Arriving with an equally appealing visual, the single precedes the debut album’s September 30 release date via Frenchkiss Records.

July 13, 2022
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Friendship Fess Up to Giving Lousy Advice on New Single “Chomp Chomp”

It’s the final single from the Philly group ahead of the release of their album Love the Stranger, out July 29 via Merge.

July 12, 2022
Watch Mac DeMarco, Kilo Kish, Tim Robinson, and More Revive “Stomp” to Promote New Kerwin Frost Adidas Collection

The short film unfortunately may be as close as we’ll ever get to Robinson guesting on an RXK Nephew track.

July 11, 2022
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Holy Wave Revisit Their Place of Youth on New Single “Chaparral”

The track arrives as the latest installment of Suicide Squeeze’s Pinks and Purples singles series.

July 11, 2022
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Midi Memory Give in to Worries and Doubts on New Track “Infinite Design”

The Cathedral Bells offshoot shares another synthwave single with an ’80s-inspired lyric video.

July 08, 2022
Soul Glo Beat Some Asses in “Gold Chain Punk (whogonbeatmyass?)” Video

The Philly hardcore group’s latest album Diaspora Problems is out now.

July 07, 2022
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zannie Quests for the Eternal Fire in Video for New Single “for a while”

The track arrives ahead of the Brooklyn-based songwriter’s debut album, out August 19 via Kill Rock Stars.

July 07, 2022
Zoon and Cadence Weapon Match Their Hazy Single “Oil Pastel/Dope Sick” with a Lo-Fi Visual

Daniel Monkman’s collaboration-heavy EP Big Pharma is out now via Paper Bag Records.

July 07, 2022
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Alice Boman Shares New Single “Maybe” Alongside a Nostalgic Found-Footage Video

The Swedish songwriter’s album The Space Between is due out October 21.

July 06, 2022
Tim Kinsella & Jenny Pulse Aren’t Feeling Particularly Triumphant in Their “Modern Wing” Video

The Chicago-based collaborators’ newest collection of songs arrives July 29.

July 06, 2022
Deca Links Up with a Kindred Spirit to Help Illustrate His “Tuning” Single

The Alemsah Firat–directed visual arrives between the rapper’s recent Smoking Gun LP and his US tour.

July 05, 2022
Hear Elton John Hop on a Reworked Version of Yard Act’s “100% Endurance”

The closing track to the Leeds post-punks’ The Overload LP gets embellished by a fan.

July 01, 2022
The Full “Stranger Things” Season 4 Soundtrack Is Now Streaming

With six songs added to the original tracklist, the OST is also available to pre-order in physical formats.

July 01, 2022
Iggy Pop Solicits Violence on New Reworking of Danny Elfman’s “Kick Me”

The track arrives with the reveal of Elfman’s Bigger. Messier., an album of the composer’s songs reworked and remixed as collaborations.

June 29, 2022
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Dendrons Reveal Their “Weirdo Take on a Ballad” with New Single “Tangle”

The sprawling slacker jam arrives ahead of the Chicago group’s album 5-3-8, out August 26 on Innovative Leisure.

June 29, 2022
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Guided by Voices Brace for Reptilian Armageddon on New Single “Lizard on the Red Brick Wall”

The prolific (to put it mildly) rockers’ second album of 2022, Tremblers and Goggles by Rank, arrives July 1.

June 28, 2022
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Katie Alice Greer’s Extreme and Unhinged Sounds Playlist

The ex-Priests vocalist’s own debut collection of unhinged sounds, Barbarism, is out now.

June 27, 2022

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PACKS Is Taking on Too Much on New Single “iknowiknow”

Madeline Link’s stripped-back EP WOAH arrives July 8 via Fire Talk.

June 27, 2022
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Automatic’s Playlist of Apocalyptic Songs From Fellow LA Bands

With their dystopian sci-fi opus Excess out now, the trio shares 10 tracks that match its energy.

June 24, 2022
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OSEES Square Up Against the Police in “Perm Act” Video

A Foul Form, the shapeshifting band’s latest foray into lo-fi punk, arrives August 12 via Castle Face.

June 24, 2022
Short Fictions Share a List of Their Favorite Pittsburgh-Based Musicians

From Code Orange to Mac Miller, vocalist Sam Treber names 10 fellow Steel City acts that inspire the band ahead of their new album Every Moment of Every Day.

June 23, 2022