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Last month, the former Rilo Kiley leader Jenny Lewis released a ridiculously strong solo album The Voyager, and its lead-single lament "Just One Of The Guys" is slowly emerging as one of the most…   Read Story »
Later this month, Ty Segall will give the world the sparkling, psychedelic, absolutely kickass new album Manipulator and we've only heard the studio version of one of its songs, the fiery "Susie…   Read Story »
We have a couple of decades of evidence that good things happen when you point TV cameras at Tori Amos; witness, for instance, this video of Amos playing "Winter" on The Tonight Show is 1993 and…   Read Story »
Since approximately 2008, Craig Finn's been sounding less and less like the crazy drunk guy accosting you on the street and more and more like the singer of an actual rock band (and a huge one at…   Read Story »
Great American "Weird Al" Yankovic released his new album Mandatory Fun this week, and he's been blitzing us with new videos since Monday. The first of those was also the best: "Tacky," Yankovic's…   Read Story »
For many years, the long-running Minneapolis duo Atmopshere was one of the most reliable touring groups on the rap internet, though I thought they lost a step when they added a live band to their…   Read Story »
Earlier this year, the longtime smart-rock friends Aimee Mann and Ted Leo teamed up to form a duo called the Both and to release an underrated, deeply likable power-pop debut album. They performed…   Read Story »
I've been lucky enough to see Jack White and Conan O'Brien in the same room together (I was basically an extra in this video), and the dynamic between those two is an awesome thing to witness. They…   Read Story »
My favorite song on Bob Mould's excellent new Beauty & Ruin is "I Don't Know You Anymore," which just got a humorous video starring Colin Meloy. But there's nothing quite like watching Mould, Jon…   Read Story »
A few weeks ago, Twin Shadow shared an absolutely incredible new song called "To The Top," a towering mass of triumphant early-'80s-style pop craftsmanship, and then nothing; we don't know if they…   Read Story »