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For my money, Lana Del Rey's "West Coast" is one of the best songs of the year, and I say this as someone who's not historically a fan of Lana Del Rey and totally ambivalent about the music made by…   Read Story »
A week ago, a few hours after debuting it at Coachella, Lana Del Rey released "West Coast," the exquisite lead single from her upcoming sophomore release Ultraviolence. Now a remix credited to…   Read Story »
There are times when it's easy to determine the 5 Best Songs Of The Week, and others when it gets a little tougher for us to figure out what should go where, what belongs and what doesn't. Then there…   Read Story »
More like guestival amirite? Cameos dominated Coachella all weekend, but Sunday was especially saturated with them. Arcade Fire had Debbie Harry. Motorhead had Slash. Jhene Aiko had Drake and…   Read Story »
After a great deal of anticipation, old songs confused as new singles, and news that Dan Auerbach would be producing, we finally have the first real taste of Lana Del Rey's second album,…   Read Story »
Lana Del Rey kicked off her tour last night in Las Vegas and teased her new single "West Coast," which is set to be released on Monday. She didn't perform the whole thing (maybe she's saving it for…   Read Story »
Lana Del Rey somehow became a mainstream pop star on the back of a cheesed-out Euro-dance remix of her "Summertime Sadness," and maybe that's why she's suddenly made a disco song. The new LDR track…   Read Story »
Shakira first entered my consciousness around the turn of the millennium courtesy of my high school Spanish teacher, a friendly young white American woman married to a man from Colombia. She and her…   Read Story »
When Lana Del Rey premiered her short film Tropico, she also announced that her next album would be called Ultraviolence. There have been rumors this week that Giorgio Moroder is working on the…   Read Story »
Did you know the reigning American Idol champion's album is out this week? Maybe the better question is: Do you know who the reigning American Idol champion is? Candice Glover is quite alright, so I…   Read Story »