Miley Cyrus Confirms Black Mirror Role

A few weeks ago, Miley Cyrus released a new song with Mark Ronson, "Nothing Breaks Like A Heart." Today, Cyrus was the guest on Howard…
Julia Gray | December 12, 2018 - 10:45 pm

Silver Jews’ David Berman To Launch New Band In 2019, Says Bob Nastanovich

Pavement’s Bob Nastanovich announced today on his podcast Three Songs that his former Silver Jews bandmate David Berman will release new music in 2019. The…
Tosten Burks / Spin | December 12, 2018 - 4:30 pm

Jim James – “What The World Needs Now Is Love” (Burt Bacharach Cover)

My Morning Jacket frontman Jim James released his third solo album, UNIFORM DISTORTION, earlier this year. Over the last couple months, he's put out a…
James Rettig | December 12, 2018 - 3:16 pm

2018 In Review

The 13 Juiciest Music Beefs Of 2018

Being online often feels like witnessing a chaotic, nonstop reality TV show. We're given windows into the private lives of everyone we didn't know we…
Julia Gray | December 12, 2018 - 3:00 pm

Watch Mark Ronson, Miley Cyrus, & Matt Damon Exchange Secret Santa Gifts

Mark Ronson and Miley Cyrus have a new song together, "Nothing Breaks Like A Heart," and last weekend they performed it live for the first…
James Rettig | December 12, 2018 - 2:26 pm

Watch The Trailer For Killer Mike’s New Netflix Show Trigger Warning

In recent years, Killer Mike has emerged as a major voice on social and political issues, occasionally delivering controversial opinions as a talking head on…
Peter Helman | December 12, 2018 - 1:40 pm

2018 In Review

In Memoriam: Bands We Lost In 2018

Another year gone by means a few dozen more popular bands broke up, but not Coldplay. (No offense to them but imagine how psyched people…
Scott Lapatine | December 12, 2018 - 12:19 pm

2018 In Review

The 10 Best Country Albums Of 2018

A 32-year-old Delaware native who moved to Nashville more than a decade ago, Jimmie Allen hustled to land a record contract, lived in his car…
Stephen Deusner | December 12, 2018 - 12:02 pm

Elton John – “Young Dumb & Broke” (Khalid Cover)

Elton John is 71 years old. He is not young. He has thrived for more than 50 years within the perpetual cannibalistic churn of the…
Tom Breihan | December 12, 2018 - 11:06 am

2018 In Review

Noteworthy Movie Soundtracks From 2018

Film soundtracks have been on the rise. This March, for the first time in nearly two decades, the soundtracks for two films -- Black Panther
James Rettig | December 12, 2018 - 11:00 am

The Number Ones

The Number Ones: B. J. Thomas’ “Raindrops Keep Fallin’ On My Head”

In The Number Ones, I'm reviewing every single #1 single in the history of the Billboard Hot 100, starting with the chart's beginning, in 1958,
Tom Breihan | December 12, 2018 - 10:47 am

Hear Aphex Twin Rework Two Of His Own Tracks

A few years ago, after a long period of near-complete silence, Aphex Twin returned. And before you knew it, he was throwing scores of tracks…
Tom Breihan | December 12, 2018 - 10:30 am


Greg Dulli – “Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas”

Greg Dulli has decided to indulge in this year's holiday music rollout. Coming off 2017's reunion effort In Spades with his mainstay project the Afghan…
Gil Green | December 12, 2018 - 10:10 am


Thelma – “Take Me To Orlando”

Thelma is the Brooklyn-based project of singer-songwriter Natasha Jacobs. She released her anxious, beautiful self-titled debut in 2017 and shortly afterwards discovered that she had…
Jael Goldfine | December 12, 2018 - 10:00 am

Watch Meek Mill Talk Unjust Sentencing, Playing Ping-Pong In Prison On The Daily Show

If you've been following his career for a while, it's been surreal to see Meek Millz, the Philly battle-rap guy with the braids, transform into…
Tom Breihan | December 12, 2018 - 9:41 am

Woman’s Hour Break Up, But Are Releasing A Final Album

A few years ago, the UK band Woman's Hour made a splash with a string of singles that led up to their 2014 debut album,…
James Rettig | December 12, 2018 - 9:14 am

Watch The Smashing Pumpkins Go All-The-Way Arena Rock On Kimmel

A year ago, we were still wondering about a potential Smashing Pumpkins classic-lineup reunion -- what it might look like, whether it might even be…
Tom Breihan | December 12, 2018 - 9:06 am


Noël Wells – “Star”

Noël Wells already had an impressive film and TV career going before deciding to launch into music recently. You may have seen her on SNL,…
Chris DeVille | December 12, 2018 - 9:00 am

Neil Young Drops Barclays As Hyde Park Sponsor, Rectifying “Massive Fuck Up”

A few days ago, Neil Young denounced the organizers and sponsor for his forthcoming concert with Bob Dylan at London's Hyde Park, citing premature ticket…
Julia Gray | December 11, 2018 - 10:54 pm

James Blake Teases New Andre 3000 Collab During DJ Set In Brooklyn

James Blake went deep into the vault to preview a mouthwatering collaboration with André 3000 on Saturday for lucky concertgoers inside NYC's intimate Brooklyn Mirage.
Michael Saponara / Billboard | December 11, 2018 - 7:08 pm

Stream Self Defense Family’s Working People (Part 1) EP, Featuring A Cat Power Cover

Albany-based cerebral post-hardcore collective Self Defense Family released their impressive and ever-cleverly titled sixth album Have You Considered Punk Music? this summer. Working at their…
Jael Goldfine | December 11, 2018 - 5:04 pm

2018 In Review

Nostalgia And The Shape Of Mainstream Rock To Come

In late 2017, alternative rock radio returned to New York City for the first time in six years. 92.3 FM made the switch from pop…
Jeff Yerger | December 11, 2018 - 3:16 pm

Nick Cave Defends Israel Shows In Letter To Brian Eno

Nick Cave has reaffirmed his opposition to the cultural boycott of Israel in a new post on his Red Hand Files website. Cave responded to…
Tosten Burks / Spin | December 11, 2018 - 2:59 pm

Breaks With Tradition

Breaks With Tradition: “Apache”

This is a column about renowned samples, and let's face it: none are more notorious, or have a stranger origin, than the Incredible Bongo Band's…
Nate Patrin | December 11, 2018 - 1:42 pm

Selena Scripted Series Coming To Netflix

Netflix is teaming with the family of the late Selena Quintanilla to tell the life story of the Tejano music legend. The streaming…
Lesley Goldberg / The Hollywood Reporter | December 11, 2018 - 1:35 pm

Cannibal Corpse Guitarist Arrested For Assaulting A Cop After His House Caught Fire

Cannibal Corpse guitarist Patrick O'Brien was arrested last night for breaking into a neighbor's yard and assaulting a cop while his house burned in a…
Peter Helman | December 11, 2018 - 1:06 pm

2018 In Review

The 10 Best Jazz Albums Of 2018

The last few years have been a wild time to be a jazz fan. On the one hand, legendary players and crucial figures in the…
Phil Freeman | December 11, 2018 - 1:00 pm

Frou Frou Reuniting For 2019 North American Tour

Imogen Heap has been having a bit of a moment as of late, so much so that just last month we looked back at the…
James Rettig | December 11, 2018 - 12:16 pm

2018 In Review

Open Mike Eagle Reviews 2018

Right now, it certainly seems as if Open Mike Eagle can't be stopped. Since he got started in earnest at the beginning of this decade,…
Ryan Leas | December 11, 2018 - 12:06 pm

Eaux Claires Festival Skipping Next Year, Say They’ll Return In 2020

Eaux Claires -- the Wisconsin music festival put together by Bon Iver's Justin Vernon and the National's Aaron Dessner -- has announced that they won't…
James Rettig | December 11, 2018 - 11:50 am
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