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This is the time of year when everyone gets very confused and worried about who’s going to win big at the Grammys, and we are not facing down the sad likelihood that the music industry is about to anoint Macklemore as a 12 Years A Slave-esque juggernaut. So I’m sure you won’t be shocked to… More »

We’re almost (almost!) done reflecting on the year that was, so it’s time to start taking a closer look at the year that will be. For the past several years, we’ve ranked our most anticipated albums. Today the feature returns, bigger than ever, with a whopping 100 records we’re looking forward to hearing, enjoying, debating,… More »

Hey, there were some good videos this week! Two of the five videos below come from the directing team of Casey Raymond and Ewan James Morris, neither of whom I’d ever heard of before. They even came out on the same day. Nice work, Casey Raymond and Ewan James Morris! We’ve got those, as well… More »

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Omar Souleyman – “Darb El Hawa (Cole Alexander Remix)”

Syrian singer Omar Souleyman is known for his ongoing festival presence and string of collabs with producers, notably his Four Tet-produced album Wenu Wenu. He…
Lisa Brown | August 12, 2015 - 2:22 pm

Photos: Burgerama Four

Burger Records held their fourth annual Burgerama festival at the Observatory in Santa Ana this past weekend. The two-day fest featured appearances from bands like…
Caitlin White | March 30, 2015 - 12:22 pm

Watch Jonah Hill Cover Drake, Scarlett Johansson Cover New Order, Stephen Malkmus Cover The Black Crowes, Jarvis Cocker Cover Celine Dion For Vice’s 20th Birthday In Brooklyn

There was a not-entirely-common sight down around the Brooklyn Navy Yard last night. Dozens of cabs lined the street, because depending on where you're coming…
Ryan Leas | December 6, 2014 - 4:18 pm
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Vice Turns 20 Party Brings Insane Lineup Feat. Karen O, Lil Wayne, Stephen Malkmus, Pussy Riot, Jonah Hill & Spike Jonze, Jarvis Cocker, Many More To Brooklyn Tomorrow

Vice is throwing an invite-only party tomorrow night in Brooklyn to celebrate their 20th anniversary, and Yeah Yeah Yeahs guitarist Nick Zinner -- who will…
James Rettig | December 4, 2014 - 8:57 pm
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Ariel Pink Dissed By Grimes, Dismissed By Madonna

Ariel Pink has been agitating people lately, between his trolly comments on misogyny and the Westboro Baptist Church and his whole "maced by a feminist"…
James Rettig | October 14, 2014 - 9:33 am
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Watch The Black Lips Call In To Mock Gene Simmons On Huffpost Live

Gene Simmons was the guest on HuffPost Live yesterday and did a live Q&A with online viewers. The Black Lips called in via webcam covered…
James Rettig | August 12, 2014 - 10:37 am
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Photos: Austin Psych Fest 2014

This past weekend Austin Psych Fest hosted a ton of great bands that generally would fall under the umbrella of being psychedelic. That is a…
Miles Bowe | May 5, 2014 - 4:33 pm
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Black Lips – “Funny” Video

Black Lips recently released the album Underneath The Rainbow, and now have a video for the track "Funny." Starring the band playing on stage while…
Miles Bowe | April 22, 2014 - 5:13 pm

Watch Boy George & Black Lips Cover T. Rex’s “Bang A Gong (Get It On)”

Atlanta garage-rock miscreants the Black Lips have a history of playing with random-ass famous people; one of the worst shows I ever saw was one…
Tom Breihan | April 18, 2014 - 5:05 pm

Black Lips – “Nightmare Field” Video

Fresh from the pressing plant, and fresh off some interesting comments about hip-hop, the Black Lips have a new video for "Nightmare Field." Directed by…
Sam Behrens | March 27, 2014 - 11:27 am
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Black Lips’ Cole Alexander Clarifies Rapper Criticisms

In a recent A.V. Club interview about his hatred of Lorde's "Royals," Black Lips guitarist Cole Alexander offered some remarks about rap music that struck…
Chris DeVille | March 26, 2014 - 5:10 pm
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Black Lips’ Cole Alexander Disses Lorde, Drake, & Macklemore

Cole Alexander, guitarist for Atlanta garage-rock mainstays the Black Lips, recently took part in "Hate Song," an A.V. Club interview series in which various prominent…
Tom Breihan | March 25, 2014 - 11:38 am
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Black Lips – “Justice After All” Video

Black Lips' woodsy, Patrick-Carney-assisted Underneath The Rainbow is out today, and the garage rockers have marked the occasion by releasing a video for album track…
Chris DeVille | March 18, 2014 - 12:04 pm

Stream Black Lips Underneath The Rainbow

On their new album Underneath The Rainbow, Atlanta garage-rock warriors the Black Lips, once known for stunts like drinking their own piss onstage, are mellowing…
Tom Breihan | March 3, 2014 - 3:39 pm
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Black Lips – “Justice After All”

Late last year, Black Lips announced their Patrick Carney-assisted new album, Underneath The Rainbow, which was followed by lead single "Boys In The Wood." Today,…
Michael Nelson | February 11, 2014 - 1:10 pm

Black Lips – “Boys In The Wood” Video

When the newest single from Black Lips came out we were promised two things: it would be about "bathtub drugs" and "bathtub gin." It delivered,…
Miles Bowe | January 22, 2014 - 3:04 pm
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Black Lips – “Boys In The Wood”

When we heard about Black Lips' rootsy new Patrick-Carney-assisted LP Underneath The Rainbow, we were promised a song called "Boys In The Wood" (pun) about…
Chris DeVille | December 17, 2013 - 11:19 am
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Black Lips Underneath The Rainbow Details

The last Black Lips album was 2011's Arabia Mountain, which found them working with two very different producers, retro pop and hip-hop specialist Mark Ronso…
Chris DeVille | December 12, 2013 - 10:34 am
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