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In between stops on her summer tour, Lorde curated the soundtrack to the upcoming blockbuster The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1. We've already heard some of her handiwork in her solo cut…   Read Story »
Lorde curated the soundtrack for the upcoming The Hunger Games: Mockingjay -- Part 1, which has already produced one new song from the artist, "Yellow Flicker Beat." Now we get another! Sort of.…   Read Story »
You know a performer is breathing some rarefied air when you can hear like eight seconds of a new song and think to yourself, "Yup, that'll be good." Miguel's breakout album Kaleidoscope Dream is now…   Read Story »
Jessie Ware debuted "Kind Of...Sometimes...Maybe" at Flow Festival in August, but today she drops the studio version, on which she is assisted by none other than Miguel. It's a breathlessly stunning,…   Read Story »
This week's list walks the line between calm, serene, stately beauty and extreme blood-splooge trash. Both can be awesome! And both are perfectly legit music-video approaches. But this week, we've…   Read Story »
"Simple Things" (or, if you prefer, "Simplethings") is the languid, beautiful song that the R&B star Miguel contributed to the soundtrack of the most recent season of HBO's Girls. That song is months…   Read Story »
A few years back, a critical mass of musicians started making R&B steeped in the sort of art-damaged signifiers indie rock has traditionally claimed as its own. This wasn't the first time rhythm &…   Read Story »
Remember Supernatural, the smash hit 1999 album on which Santana recruited modern pop stars including Rob Thomas, Dave Matthews, and not one but two Fugees as guest vocalists? (I obviously didn't…   Read Story »
As part of a grand 40th-anniversary reissue of Elton John's landmark album Goodbye Yellow Brick Road, a mob of today's musicians are going to cover every single song on the original album. And the…   Read Story »
There are many good things about Super Bowl Sunday, but one big drawback was this: HBO yanked its original programming for the night, which meant we got no new Girls and no new True Detective. (It…   Read Story »