The Most Surprising Collaborations of 2020
10 head-turning guest verses to match these strange times.
Signal Boost: 15 Tracks from April 2020 You Should Know
Our Associate Editor’s favorite pre-released singles, album deep cuts, and tracks by unfairly obscure artists from the past few weeks.
tUnE-yArDs, “I can feel you creep into my private life”
Merrill Garbus’s latest LP doubles down on hooks and polished mainstream sheen without actually jettisoning any of her quirks or peculiarities.
WATCH: Thao Nguyen and Merrill Garbus are Musical Visionaries in New Video
Plus, Thao rocks the Skrillex ‘do better than the dropmeister himself.
LISTEN: Mavis Staples Kicks Off New LP On a “High Note”
“Livin’ On a High Note” is out February 19 on Anti-.
LIVE: Death Cab for Cutie’s Triumphant Return to Los Angeles
Ben Gibbard and co. make their first major appearance in LA since moving back to Seattle in 2012.
LISTEN: tUnE-yArDs Bassist Naytronix Shares New Track “Mister Divine,” Announces Sophomore LP
The solo artists trades the dance floor stylings of his first LP for a more ethereal, psychedelic follow up
Primavera Sound 2015 Lineup Released
The refreshing taste of variety: The Strokes, Patti Smith, Sleater-Kinney, and more will head to Barcelona this May
David Byrne Announces a Musical and Visual Art Experiment: “Contemporary Color”
David Byrne is always one step ahead of the music world game, or is he one step to the side? Either way, any time the…