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It’s been an absolutely devastating couple of days around here, so we hope this mix can be a thing you can put on and feel a sense of normalcy, or comfort. Who wouldn’t be comforted by those lips, no? Ten tracks, lots of time signatures/vibes. Go in:… More »

The folks at Flumesday recently ranked the apples that have fallen furthest from some of rock’s most regal trees. One can imagine that the factors for consideration included the height of said tree (to continue this weak metaphor) and the degree of pathos for the apple.
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The Ghost Of A Saber Tooth Tiger – “India” (Stereogum Premiere)

In 2008, Sean Lennon and Charlotte Kemp Muhl started the Ghost Of A Saber Tooth Tiger, and though both of the names attached to the…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | May 18, 2015 - 10:11 am
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Stream Ben Lee’s New Mixtape Feat. Zooey Deschanel, Ben Folds, Neil Finn, & More

Australian rocker Ben Lee has jumped to a major label with his recent signing to Warner Bros. Records, who will put out his next album,…
James Rettig | February 24, 2015 - 6:27 pm
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Marisa Tomei’s Parents Are Suing Sean Lennon For $10M Over A Tree

Celebrities sure are thick on the ground in New York's West Village. Sean Lennon lives in a $9.5 million townhouse on West 13th, and hi…
Tom Breihan | February 4, 2015 - 12:15 pm
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Watch Jack White Join Beck On “Loser,” “Pay No Mind,” & “Where It’s At” In Providence

After headlining Newport Folk Festival on Saturday night, Jack White made his way over to Beck's concert in nearby Providence, Rhode Island to perform for…
James Rettig | July 27, 2014 - 3:08 pm
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Watch Beck Cover Prince’s “1999” At Montreal International Jazz Fest

There was a time, circa Midnite Vultures, when every Beck song seemed to be aiming at Prince pastiche. That time was 1999, which is a…
Chris DeVille | July 1, 2014 - 9:32 am
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The Ghost Of A Saber Tooth Tiger – “Animals” Video (NSFW) (Stereogum Premiere)

The Ghost Of A Saber Tooth Tiger (AKA the GOASTT) consists of Sean Lennon and Charlotte Kemp Muhl. Bringing to mind the likes of Tame…
Miles Bowe | April 8, 2014 - 12:01 pm
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Watch The Flaming Lips & Sean Lennon Cover “Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds” On Letterman

David Letterman continued his week-long tribute to the Fab Four with a performance from the Flaming Lips, who were joined by Sean Lennon to cover…
James Rettig | February 7, 2014 - 12:08 pm
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Broken Bells, Flaming Lips, Sting To Play Letterman’s Beatles Covers Week

Everybody's celebrating the fiftieth anniversary of the Beatles' arrival in America, even us. But CBS is celebrating extra hard because they hosted the original Ed
Chris DeVille | January 31, 2014 - 4:52 pm
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Yoko Ono Plastic Ono Band – “N.Y. Noodle Town”

Yoko Ono's Plastic Ono Band has a new album called Take Me To The Land Of Hell coming later this month, and it's probably the…
Tom Breihan | September 9, 2013 - 2:25 pm

Hear Wilco And Beck Do “Loser” & “California Stars” In Long Island

Right now, Wilco is on the huge AmericanaramA tour with Bob Dylan and My Morning Jacket, and a few nights ago, the big show came…
Tom Breihan | July 31, 2013 - 9:19 am
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Watch Jeff Tweedy, Mavis Staples & Sean Lennon Cover “Happy X-Mas (War Is Over)” On Colbert

On Wednesday, Stephen Colbert signed off his show with an old timey Christmas carol, "Good King Wencesles," joined by Michael Stipe and Mandy Patinkin. Last…
Amrit Singh | December 14, 2012 - 10:30 am
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Mystical Weapons – “Mechanical Mammoth” Video

Last month, we learned about the existence of Mystical Weapons, Sean Lennon's new experimental-psych duo with Deerhoof drummer Greg Saunier. Now, we've got the video…
Tom Breihan | November 27, 2012 - 3:49 pm
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Mystical Weapons (Sean Lennon & Greg Saunier) – “Mechanical Mammoth”

New band alert! Veteran musical traveler Sean Lennon has formed a new duo called Mystical Weapons with Greg Saunier, Deerhoof's mindbending tourettic drummer. The partnershi…
Tom Breihan | October 2, 2012 - 10:20 am

Rock Stars Occupy Wall Street: A Photo Diary

It's a full-on revolution down at Occupy Wall Street right now; the contingent seems to be growing every day, with no sign that it will…
Stereogum | October 25, 2011 - 3:37 pm
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Rufus Wainwright And Sean Lennon Perform “Material Girl” at OWS

Weird stuff keeps happening down at Occupy Wall Street (or doesn't keep happening, ahem ahem, Radiohead) so why not add a Wainwright/Lennon Madonna cover into…
Corban Goble | October 24, 2011 - 2:23 pm
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Iceland Airwaves 2011 In Words And Photos

Last week, from Wednesday until Sunday, Reykjavik, Iceland hosted its annual Airwaves festival. It's an urban festival and a hell of a party, with the…
Amrit Singh | October 17, 2011 - 8:22 am
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Serge Gainsbourg Tribute @ Hollywood Bowl, Hollywood 8/28/11

It was a beautiful evening at the Hollywood Bowl for the KCRW-sponsored tribute to Serge Gainsbourg curated by Beck. The all star line up included…
Andrew Youssef | August 29, 2011 - 9:34 am
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The Ghost Of A Saber Tooth Tiger (Sean Lennon & Charlotte Kemp Muhl) – “Jardin Du Luxembourg”

When Sean Lennon met Charlotte Kemp Muhl backstage at Coachella, she was already a successful model and full-time quirk (check out her interview inNew York
jessica | October 13, 2010 - 12:34 pm
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Sean Lennon Defends Dad’s Car Commercial

As far as rock widows go, Yoko Ono's so far done a better job of preserving her husband's legacy than this woman. The Beatles: Rock
jessica | March 4, 2010 - 1:16 pm
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