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Peaches – “Bodyline” (Feat. Nick Zinner)

Cartoon Network’s Adult Swim programming block releases a series of free weekly singles from moderate-to-large-name artists every year under their “Adult Swim Singles” feature, each with a unique piece of cover art. So far this year, we’ve heard tracks from artists like Swervedriver, D∆WN, and Cherry Glazerr. This week’s single is from Peaches, the otherworldly… More »

By: Grace Birnstengel / July 20, 2015 - 11:57 am

Swervedriver – “Winter Depths”

This year’s Adult Swim Singles Program is back in full swing. The latest contributors are the reactivated UK shoegaze veterans Swervedriver, who released the reunion album I Wasn’t Born To Lose You earlier this year. Their new song for Adult Swim is called “Winter Depths,” and it’s a bleary, gloomy rocker that does a whole… More »

By: Tom Breihan / July 13, 2015 - 1:00 pm

Cherry Glazerr – “Sip ‘O Poison”

The second installation of Adult Swim’s 2015 Singles Series is one from noise-pop trio Cherry Glazerr called “Sip ‘O Poison.” Clearly drawing influence from Bikini Kill’s Kathleen Hanna and Sleater-Kinney’s Corin Tucker, lead singer and guitarist Clementine Creevy’s vocals rip through this one minute and thirty-second lo-fi jam. Creevy (aka Clembutt) isn’t even 20 year… More »

By: Grace Birnstengel / June 15, 2015 - 1:16 pm

Preview Cat Power’s Turn As An Animated Gorilla In Adult Swim’s China, IL

Joining the ranks of plenty other musicians who have guest-starred on Adult Swim series, Cat Power aka Chan Marshall will be featured on the season finale of the animated show China, IL. Marshall will play Kei-ko, a sad gorilla, and sing several songs, including “I’m Starting To Lose Hope Again,” which was penned by show… More »

By: Caitlin White / June 12, 2015 - 3:27 pm

D∆WN – “Running From Sane”

Dawn Richard is a former member of the Bad Boy reality-TV girl group Danity Kane and of Diddy’s shockingly great new-wavey group Diddy-Dirty Money. But other than some time spent with an ill-fated Danity Kane reunion, she’s spent the past few years on her own, making inventive and badass spaced-out soul records and releasing them… More »

By: Tom Breihan / June 8, 2015 - 10:25 am

Adult Swim Announces 2015 Singles Series With Danny Brown, Chromatics, Run The Jewels, FlyLo, Sia x SOPHIE, & More

Adult Swim’s annual singles series is back for the sixth time starting next week, and as usual the Cartoon Network offshoot has rounded up an enviable collection of acts to participate. Among the presumed highlights on this year’s schedule are a Danny Brown/Clams Casino collab, SOPHIE remixing Sia, and new tracks from Slayer, Run The… More »

By: Chris DeVille / June 5, 2015 - 12:01 pm