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Some of this week's 5 Best Songs are weird. Like, really weird. Some of them are pretty normal -- which isn't a knock, because it's not easy to make something that sounds masterfully effortless and…   Read Story »
We've already heard two tracks from Alt-J's upcoming LP, This Is All Yours -- the Miley Cyrus-sampling "Hunger Of The Pine" and the Black Keysian "Left Hand Free" -- and now they've shared a third,…   Read Story »
This week, I was something like the 75 millionth person to watch Kiesza's "Hideaway" video, and holy hell, that thing is great. I don't know what kept me from clicking play on it for this long.…   Read Story »
British trio alt-J are about to return with their much-awaited sophomore album This Is All Yours, and the first video from the album, the Nabil-directed "Hunger Of The Pine" clip, was a bleakly…   Read Story »
Last month, we heard "Hunger Of The Pine," our first taste of new alt-J album This Is All Yours. Around the same time, alt-J drummer Thom Green discussed his appreciation of clipping.'s noise-rap…   Read Story »
Earlier this week, Phantogram recruited Future Islands to remix "Black Out Days," a song from their new album Voices. And now, Phantogram have solicited another remix, this one from another…   Read Story »
Some weeks, we get an absolute deluge of great videos, but I can't remember any other weeks as rich as this one. I thought about blowing it out to a top-10 list this week, but that would take…   Read Story »
How fast can you run when your body is shot full of arrows? That's the question that the hero of alt-J's "Hunger Of The Pine" video faces. The British trio is preparing to release their much-awaited…   Read Story »
"Hunger Of The Pine," our first preview of alt-J's sophomore effort This Is All Yours, was a relatively progressive musical gesture -- an eerie slow-build that climaxed with the awkward yet oddly…   Read Story »
Last week, the British trio alt-J announced that they'd follow up their massively successful and Mercury Prize-winning debut An Awesome Wave with the new album This Is All Yours later this year.…   Read Story »