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Julia Holter Turning 2011 Album Tragedy Into Full-Length Opera

Julia Holter’s 2011 album Tragedy was heavily inspired by the actual ancient Greek tragedy Hippolytus. Six years later, Holter is planning to rework Tragedy as…
Rob Arcand / Spin | 10:33 am

Jeff Rosenstock – “Dramamine”

Last year, the Long Island pop-punk veteran Jeff Rosenstock released WORRY., a truly remarkable and ambitious opus of an album. On Twitter today, Rosenstock writes…
Tom Breihan | 9:31 am

Hear Marc Maron Interview Mac DeMarco & Mark Lanegan On WTF

The comedian Marc Maron has been interviewing more and more musicians on his great interview podcast WTF. And on today's episode, we get two for…
Tom Breihan | 8:53 am

Nick Cave & Warren Ellis Score Netflix’s War Machine

Nick Cave and his Bad Seeds/Grinderman bandmate Warren Ellis often compose film scores together. Recently, they've provided music for movies like Hell Or High Water
Peter Helman | April 26, 2017 - 11:10 pm

Young Thug Teases New “Singing Album” Out This Week

Aside from a couple of one-off singles and a steady stream of guest appearances, the usually prolific Young Thug hasn't released anything since last year's…
Peter Helman | April 26, 2017 - 9:39 pm

Noted Replacements Fan Tim Kaine Got To Jam With Tommy Stinson

Former Democratic vice presidential candidate and United States Senator Tim Kaine notably likes the Replacements, and over the weekend he got the chance to jam…
James Rettig | April 26, 2017 - 5:50 pm

Merriweather Post Pavilion Announces 50th Anniversary Show With Jackson Browne, Willie Nelson, & Father John Misty

Merriweather Post Pavillion -- the famed amphitheater in the DC/Baltimore area -- will celebrate its 50th anniversary this year by hosting a concert on 7/15.
Gabriela Tully Claymore | April 26, 2017 - 5:34 pm

Katy Perry Announces New Single “Bon Appétit” Feat. Migos

Migos already scored a #1 hit of their own this year with "Bad And Boujee" and contributed to Calvin Harris' prospective summer jam "Slide" alongside…
Chris DeVille | April 26, 2017 - 5:19 pm

David Byrne Eulogizes Stop Making Sense Director Jonathan Demme

Filmmaker Jonathan Demme died earlier today. Among his many accomplishments, one of his most beloved was the Talking Heads concert film Stop Making Sense, and…
James Rettig | April 26, 2017 - 4:52 pm

Lana Del Rey And Stevie Nicks Recorded A Song Together

Lana Del Rey's new album, Lust For Life, is due out soon, and we've already heard a few singles including the title track (which features…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | April 26, 2017 - 4:32 pm

Kevin Gates Sentenced To 30 Months In Prison

Last month, the Baton Rouge rap star Kevin Gates finished a six-month prison sentence for battery; he'd been sentenced after kicking a female fan in
Tom Breihan | April 26, 2017 - 3:58 pm

HAIM And Katy Perry Will Close Out SNL’s Season

Saturday Night Live has had its share of big musical guests over the past year, and the venerated show will end its season in grand…
Tom Breihan | April 26, 2017 - 3:39 pm

That Thing You Do! Cast Reunites To Perform As The Oneders

Just when you thought The Oneders would never be a thing again, the fictional (yet legendary) band came back together after more than 20 years…
Taylor Weatherby / Billboard | April 26, 2017 - 2:24 pm

Waxahatchee Responds To Criticism About Joining Lena Dunham’s Lenny Tour

Waxahatchee have a new album, Out In The Storm, coming out later this year, and yesterday it was announced that the band would be one…
James Rettig | April 26, 2017 - 2:09 pm

DMX Cancels Show Due To Medical Emergency

Over the weekend at the Ruff Ryders' 20-year reunion show at Barclay's Center in Brooklyn, DMX took the stage and apparently mumbled through his set…
James Rettig | April 26, 2017 - 1:05 pm
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