The Rolling Stones Announce North American Tour

By James Rettig / 9:00 am
The Rolling Stones have announced that they will embark on a 15-city North American Zip Code tour. The tour is scheduled to coincide with the re-release of their 1971 classic Sticky Fingers, which will be reissued on 5/26, and will contain "a generous selection" of unreleased Stones material. This is their first North American stadium… More »

Watch Van Halen Make Their First US TV Performance With David Lee Roth On Jimmy Kimmel

By Tom Breihan / 8:54 am
David Lee Roth rejoined Van Halen, righting a longstanding historic injustice, in 2007. But somehow, Diamond Dave had not performed on TV with his old band until last night, when they were guests on Jimmy Kimmel Live. With the band performing on the show, Kimmel shut down Hollywood Boulevard and put a huge stage… More »

My Morning Jacket – “Spring (Among The Living)”

By James Rettig / 8:41 am
My Morning Jacket have shared "Spring (Among The Living)," the second single from the band's upcoming seventh studio album. Like lead single "Big Decisions" before it, the track is accompanied by a slow-motion visualizer that shows off some pretty striking images of the eponymous waterfall from the album title. (Which is apparently Yosemite's More »

Watch Mac DeMarco Breeze Through “Let Her Go” On Conan

By James Rettig / 8:24 am
Mac DeMarco brought his goofy antics and trademark toothy grin to last night's episode of Conan. He performed a high-energy rendition of his breezy Salad Days track "Let Her Go." It also looks like the singer stumbled across a giant O'Brien head backstage, and was rightfully confused judging by the look on his face i… More »

Wilco Cancel Indianapolis Show In Protest Of Indiana Religious Freedom Restoration Act

By James Rettig / March 30, 2015
Last week, Indiana governor Mike Pence signed a disgusting piece of legislation into law that will allow businesses to discriminate against LGBT people based on the grounds of "religious freedom." (Well, the actual wording of the law is a little more complicated than that, but that's what it will end up doing i… More »

Tidal Owners Including Jay Z, Arcade Fire, Daft Punk, Kanye West, Jack White, & Madonna Share The Stage At Launch Event

By Chris DeVille / March 30, 2015
Jay Z bought the Swedish company Aspiro's streaming music service Tidal less than a month ago, but that didn't stop him from rolling out his rebranded product today with lots of fanfare from his famous friends. Rumors before the 5PM livestream suggested that Jay's newfangled Tidal would be launched with exclusive… More »

Downtown Boys – “Future Police”

By Gabriela Tully Claymore / March 30, 2015
Downtown Boys smacked us upside the head a few weeks ago when they released their enormous, cathartic single "Monstro" off of their forthcoming LP Full Communism. They're a young band making the kind of informed, politically-charged punk that's definitely not missing in contemporary music, but lacks a strong platform upon which to spout idea… More »

De La Soul Launches Kickstarter For LP Featuring Damon Albarn, David Byrne, 2 Chainz, Little Dragon

By Aaron Lindenberg / March 30, 2015
Hip-hop's royal trio De La Soul have announced that their eighth studio album will be funded through a Kickstarter campaign. The group is raising $110,000 for their first full-length since 2004's The Grind Date. Once the project is funded, they'll head into the studio next month with guest artists such as David Byrne, 2… More »

Downies – “Widow”

By Gabriela Tully Claymore / March 30, 2015
Brooklyn's Downies is an underground supergroup of sorts. The band's members play in an array of projects, including Porches and LVL Up, and are by-and-large affiliated with the local SUNY Purchase alumni scene that revolves around the very DIY venue David Blaine's The Steakhouse. By very I mean that DBTS is an apartment, an apartment… More »

The Haxan Cloak Says Jay Z’s Tidal Promo Ripped Him Off

By Caitlin White / March 30, 2015
Last night Jay Z began the rollout for his new streaming service, Tidal, but the campaign seems to have already hit a snag. Tri Angle Records artist the Haxan Cloak, a collaborator on Björk's Vulnicura, has been tweeting about how the sparse, beat-driven soundtrack to the video promo for the service bear… More »

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