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M.I.A.'s mutating new-wave jam "Come Walk With Me" made its way to Tumblr earlier this week, but obviously, the best way to hear the song is by reading the lyrics and looking at trippy CGI images of…   Read Story »
Last week, M.I.A. shared a preview of the new song "Come Walk With Me," one of the tracks from her forthcoming album Matangi, which finally looks like it's going to get to come out. That preview made…   Read Story »
M.I.A. has released a 90-second preview of track "Come Walk With Me," a song we heard in demo form last year. Earlier this year, we reported that label reps said the album was "too positive" as a…   Read Story »
M.I.A. has shared another track from the forthcoming Matangi. It's called "UNBREAK my Mixtape" and samples Blur's "Tender." Check it out below. Matangi is out 11/5 via…   Read Story »
This is the news I have been waiting on for months: M.I.A.'s fourth studio album Matangi has an official release date and it is 11/5. Interscope, after allegedly shelving the album for being "too…   Read Story »
This past weekend, Chicago's Union Park played host to Pitchfork Music Festival. The two-and-a-half-day event was packed tight with performances from the indiesphere's current marquee artists and its…   Read Story »
Last night, M.I.A. played her first North American show in a minute, filling up the Montreal venue Metropolis and opening with a new track, one that may appear on her forthcoming Matangi. At least, I…   Read Story »
Film director and M.I.A. collaborator Steven Loveridge took to Tumblr to post a teaser trailer for a documentary about the artist that has been put on hold, apparently, due to funding issues.…   Read Story »
Here is a previously unheard track from M.I.A. called "Only 1 U." We still know very little about her fourth full-length Matangi, so without a tracklist, we can't say whether this comes from the…   Read Story »
Two massively important alt-rock greats returned to the music-video earlier today, and neither of them is on this list. The Pixies' "Bag Boy," their first new song in nine years, soundtracked a…   Read Story »