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"It's my favorite part of being a musician, making records," Carl Newman says. "There's the satisfaction of 'we made this.' It feels like the purest form of satisfaction, more so than, 'I'm happy…   Read Story »
Canandian power-pop supergroup the New Pornographers make their grand return next week with their new album Brill Bruisers, their first in four years, and it is exactly the grand and purposeful…   Read Story »
It was near the beginning of the summer when the New Pornographers announced their new album, Brill Bruisers, and we're already closing in on its release day. We've already heard "War On The East…   Read Story »
Janessa Slater is a media coach who bears an uncanny resemblance to SNL's Vanessa Bayer and has been dispensing so-called Sound Advice -- and many merciless insults -- to the likes of Drake, TV On…   Read Story »
Some weeks, we get an absolute deluge of great videos, but I can't remember any other weeks as rich as this one. I thought about blowing it out to a top-10 list this week, but that would take…   Read Story »
Last month, New Pornographers released the first single from their forthcoming Brill Bruisers, its awesome title track. Today we get its second offering, "War On The East Coast" -- sung and…   Read Story »
There was a pretty significant imbalance in this week's 5 Best Songs. The bottom 3/5 of this list was the subject of significant debate, with lots of candidates receiving low percentages of overall…   Read Story »
Yesterday, Neko Case's band, the New Pornographers, announced their new album, Brill Bruisers, and shared its fantastically catchy title track. That coincides with a recent interview Case did with…   Read Story »
It's been four years since the last New Pornographers LP, Together, but they've just announced the details for its follow-up, Brill Bruisers, and shared the new album's title track (with interactive…   Read Story »
Montreal's Yellow Bird Project works with musicians to create T-shirt designs that benefit a charities of the artists' choice; they've printed designs by the likes of Bon Iver, Best Coast, Tegan And…   Read Story »