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In its first three weeks, this summer's Adult Swim Singles Series gave us free new songs from Run The Jewels, Kitty, and METZ. And now the diverse, brilliantly curated series marches on with "Why Am…   Read Story »
Primavera Sound Festival took place over multiple days in Barcelona last week, hosting acts including Blur, My Bloody Valentine, the Knife, Phoenix, the Postal Service, the Breeders, and many more.…   Read Story »
After experimenting with three formats for the Monthly Mix -- MP3 zip, Spotify playlist, Soundcloud set, etc. -- in March we finally came upon a solution that pleased everyone: all of them. And so,…   Read Story »
Baltimore electro-spaz's new video for his garbled, fast-moving Record Store Day single "Konono Ripoff No. 1" consists entirely of jittery gif-style portraits of people from Baltimore's arts…   Read Story »
It's a Baltimore family affair when Peals' "Blue Elvis" gets remixed by Dan Deacon. The duo, comprised of William Cashion of Future Islands and Bruce Willen of Double Dagger (if anyone has intel…   Read Story »
For a new Record Store Day 7" single, the euphoric Baltimore experimentalist Dan Deacon has recorded a new song that borrows its tones and its sense of melodics from the Congolese band Konono No. 1,…   Read Story »
The Flaming Lips debuted their new album The Terror in Austin over the weekend at SXSW. Two fan sites, The Future Heart and Slow Nerve Action, have unleashed a load of information about the release…   Read Story »
In making the video for "Crash Jam," a euphoric jitter-drone from Dan Deacon's album America, Ben O'Brien has edited together a bunch of footage from Tony Horton's P90X workout videos. In the…   Read Story »
Did you know the University Of Phoenix is the largest for-profit university in the country? I didn't know that. I don't know that I've ever met anyone who has taken a class there, actually, which is…   Read Story »
I can't imagine any of the artists on this week's list had huge budgets to play around. Even Santigold, the one who could've presumably commanded a small pile of money to make a video, ended up doing…   Read Story »