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Justin Vernon Responds To Report About Brad Pitt’s Sad Bon Iver Listening Sessions

Brad Pitt is dealing with his breakup by becoming a sad art boy. The Daily Mail recently reported that the actor, who's in the midst…
Peter Helman | March 22, 2017 - 8:52 pm

Discogs Sets New Most Expensive Sale Record With $18K Vinyl

Have we reached peak vinyl? Apparently not. Last year, an original promotional copy of Prince's legendary "Black Album" sold for a cool $15,000, becoming the
Peter Helman | March 22, 2017 - 12:00 pm

Eric Matthews – “Exactly Like Them” Video

Eric Matthews, one half of the pioneering chamber-pop duo Cardinal, is about to release his first solo album in nine years. Too Much World is…
Peter Helman | March 22, 2017 - 11:17 am

Kevin Morby – “Come To Me Now”

Kevin Morby, the folk-rocker who used to play in Woods and the Babies, is following up last year's Singing Saw with a new solo album…
Peter Helman | March 22, 2017 - 10:14 am

RBMA NY ’17 Announces Solange At The Guggenheim, Gucci Mane & Zaytoven Piano Performance, & More

Red Bull Music Academy is bringing its month-long festival to NYC venues for the fifth consecutive year. Highlights from the upcoming concert and lecture series…
Peter Helman | March 22, 2017 - 10:04 am

Blondie – “Long Time”

Blondie's upcoming album Pollinator, which comes out in May, features collaborations with everyone from Johnny Marr to Charli XCX to comedian John Roberts. Disco-tinged lead…
Peter Helman | March 21, 2017 - 8:35 pm

Elton John Interviews Father John Misty

Sir Elton John is one of the few classic-rock types who stay impressively current with new music. He recently interviewed Whitney's Julien Ehrlich for The
Peter Helman | March 20, 2017 - 10:57 pm

Green Day, Sting, RHCP, & Dropkick Murphys Cover “Johnny B. Goode” In Tribute To Chuck Berry

The legendary Chuck Berry died over the weekend. Pretty much every band today owes a debt to Chuck Berry -- the dude more or less…
Peter Helman | March 20, 2017 - 6:43 pm

Watch Weezer Play “Feels Like Summer” Live For The First Time At SXSW

Weezer just dropped their very poppy new single "Feels Like Summer," and they played it live for the first time during their set at SXSW…
Peter Helman | March 19, 2017 - 4:02 pm

Flock Of Dimes – “Potential”

Late last year, Wye Oak's Jenn Wasner released If You See Me, Say Yes, her first full-length under the name Flock Of Dimes. And today,…
Peter Helman | March 19, 2017 - 1:20 pm

Watch Mastodon Play Emperor Of Sand Songs Live For The First Time At SXSW

Mastodon headlined SPIN's SXSW showcase at the Mazda Studio on Friday, and they took the opportunity to play a few songs from their impending album…
Peter Helman | March 19, 2017 - 11:26 am

Father John Misty Shares Generic Pop Songs, Returns To Twitter

Father John Misty co-wrote songs on Beyoncé and Lady Gaga's latest albums, and in interviews lately, he's been talking at great length about how calculated
Peter Helman | March 19, 2017 - 10:52 am

Stream Drake More Life

Drake premiered his long-promised playlist project More Life tonight on his Beats 1 show OVO Sound Radio. We've already heard "Fake Love," and now you…
Peter Helman | March 18, 2017 - 6:37 pm

Martin Rev – “Now” & “In Our Name”

Suicide's Martin Rev is returning with a new solo album. Demolition 9, his first release since 2009 and the first since the death of his…
Peter Helman | March 18, 2017 - 2:24 pm

Watch Lizzo Cover ANOHNI’s “Drone Bomb Me” At SXSW

Lizzo dropped a surprising cover into her set at NPR's SXSW showcase on Wednesday, delivering a powerful performance of ANOHNI's HOPELESSNESS highlight "Drone Bomb Me."
Peter Helman | March 18, 2017 - 1:16 pm

Comments from Peter Helman

It blows my mind too. I'm a Jewish kid who grew up in Bethesda, MD and went to school in Rockville, so the idea that the affluent DC suburbs could be some sort of weird Christian enclave is pretty hilarious to me.
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March 15, 2017 on Father John Misty Talks Microdosing, Pop Music, And Being Kind Of Annoying
Don't worry, it'll be on Spotify in like an hour!
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February 9, 2017 on Danny Brown & Paul White – “Lion’s Den”
Don't worry, there was a whole conversation about the eligibility of #fingersinthebootyassbitch
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December 15, 2016 on Wildest Memes: 22 Memorable Music Tweets From 2016
My favorite part of this whole story is that he tweeted about it at 6:22AM. Like it kept him up all night and the first thing he did when he woke up was tweet about how Hamilton is overrated.
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November 20, 2016 on Donald Trump Still Complaining About “Overrated” Hamilton, Mike Pence Says He Wasn’t Offended
Why does Ross, the largest friend, not simply eat the other five?
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April 27, 2016 on Ross From Friends – “Talk To Me You’ll Understand”
Well it looks like the playlist starts from when Prince arrived, but he had already been DJing for several hours before that.
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April 24, 2016 on Prince Hired This Guy To DJ A Date And He Knocked It Out Of The Park
It's "subtract." Don't worry, it took me a long time to figure that out too. The whole "word in all caps with no vowels" trend of artist/band names is really not something I can get behind.
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March 24, 2016 on Stream SBTRKT SAVE YOURSELF
Loving the synergy between this string of comments and your username
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March 4, 2016 on Stream Kendrick Lamar’s Surprise Release untitled unmastered.
Yeah, but I was thinking like, how seriously can you really injure yourself on a piece of cake? I guess that's a dumb thought because you can probably hurt yourself pretty badly, but god, it's such a ridiculous way to do it.
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February 23, 2016 on Another Injured Fan Sues Cake-Thrower Steve Aoki
There are other jobs? YOU'RE TELLING ME I CAN BE FREE FROM THE CONTENT MINES????
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February 23, 2016 on Another Injured Fan Sues Cake-Thrower Steve Aoki