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Gruff Rhys is best known as the frontman of the Welsh psych-rock band Super Furry Animals, but this time of year I tend to remember him as the songwriter behind some of the most disturbing Christmas…   Read Story »
This week was all about surprises for us and that's reflected in the best songs of the week. There's the obvious literal one in those late-night drunk dials we've all been getting from Drake, but…   Read Story »
Tomas Barfod's Pulsing is among the young year's finest EPs, particularly the songs on which the Danish producer pairs with a vocalist. ("Happy," which was "the sad 'Happy'" even before Woodkid made…   Read Story »
Don't you love Christmas music? I'm Jewish so mostly it makes me feel like I'm in a mall. But don't you love malls? I've been trying to get my daughter to listen to The Nutcracker, and that's been…   Read Story »
A couple of weeks ago, we posted an absolutely joyous new holiday song from Super Furry Animals frontman Gruff Rhys. It's called "Slashed Wrists This Christmas," and it comes from his new yuletide…   Read Story »
The depressed atheists of the world now have a Christmas carol to call their own. Super Furry Animals frontman Gruff Rhys has announced the impending release of a new EP called Atheist Xmas EP, and…   Read Story »
This week we've got a lot of new videos-- clips from Wale, Toro Y Moi, the New Pornographers, Damian Marley and Nas, the Black Keys, and Modest Mouse, among others. The Tyler, The Creator video is…   Read Story »
Gruff Rhys has been a busy guy, collaborating with Tony Da Gatorra, Gorillaz, Simian Mobile Disco, and on the Dark Night Of The Soul project. He just released a new solo track, to appear on an…   Read Story »
It took the voices of Bobby Womack and Mos Def to get "Stylo"'s disco going and bassist Murdoc's AOL "pirate radio" session snippets -- a couple with Sweden's Little Dragon -- to flesh out Gorillaz'…   Read Story »
"Due to an ongoing dispute with EMI" Danger Mouse, Sparklehorse, and David Lynch's project is   Read Story »