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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 »
After a 17-year absence, the short-lived '90s alt-rock greats Veruca Salt got the original lineup back together earlier this year and released the shockingly kickass new song "Museum Of Broken…   Read Story »
Hamilton Leithauser, the golden-voiced frontman of the possibly-defunct Walkmen, is about to go solo on Black Hours, the first album he's recorded on his own, and "Alexandra," the Rotsam…   Read Story »
Broken Bells are in California and between Coachella weekends, and amazingly enough, Danger Mouse is not using the moment to produce another kinda-flat album for another arena-rock band. Instead, he…   Read Story »
We are now in the week between Coachella weekends, and that means Southern California is now crawling with bands with relatively open schedules, and at least a few of them will spend their time…   Read Story »
If you missed last night's MTV Movie Awards, you have plenty of valid excuses -- Game Of Thrones, Mad Men, Coachella, watching people talk about Coachella on Twitter, literally one million other…   Read Story »