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Third Eye Blind Cover Bon Iver, Queens Of The Stone Age, Santigold On New EP

Third Eye Blind have announced that they'll release a new covers EP called Thanks For Everything later this year. On it, they'll cover Bon Iver…
James Rettig | June 22, 2018 - 12:20 pm

Justice – “D.A.N.C.E.” x “Fire” x “Safe And Sound”

With each studio album that Justice has released, they've followed it up with a corresponding live album. The French duo put out Woman in 2016,…
James Rettig | June 22, 2018 - 10:30 am

Mogwai – “We’re Not Done (End Title)”

Scottish post-rockers Mogwai are doing the score for the upcoming science fiction/action film Kin, which stars Jack Reynor, Zoë Kravitz, Carrie Coon, Dennis Quaid, and…
James Rettig | June 21, 2018 - 5:03 pm

Oh Sees – “C”

Soon enough, Oh Sees are releasing yet another new album, Smote Reverser. It's the first we've heard from John Dwyer's San Francisco band of wizards…
James Rettig | June 21, 2018 - 4:51 pm

Watch Lomelda Play New Song “Hannah”

Last year, Lomelda released her excellent new album, Thx, and it was one of the best albums that came out in 2017. Since then, Hannah…
James Rettig | June 21, 2018 - 3:25 pm

Gorillaz – “Hollywood” (Feat. Snoop Dogg & Jamie Principle)

Gorillaz are releasing their new album, The Now Now, next week. It's the follow-up to Humanz, which was released only a year ago, and Damon…
James Rettig | June 21, 2018 - 2:25 pm

Trent Reznor On Kanye West: “The Guy’s Lost His Fucking Mind”

With Nine Inch Nails' new Bad Witch right around the corner, Trent Reznor has been giving a lot of interviews. He's talked about Trump and…
James Rettig | June 21, 2018 - 2:15 pm

Live Release First New Song Since Reuniting With Ed Kowalczyk

Ed Kowalczyk left Live back in 2009, and the rest of the band reformed and replaced him in the lead singer role with Chris Shinn…
James Rettig | June 21, 2018 - 1:45 pm

Stereogum Sessions

Watch Haley Heynderickx’s Stereogum Session

Portland, Oregon-based Artist To Watch Haley Heynderickx released her debut album, I Need To Start A Garden, earlier this year. It's a layered and muscular…
James Rettig | June 21, 2018 - 12:45 pm


Steady Holiday – “Nobody’s Watching”

Back in 2016, Dre Babinski released her debut album as Steady Holiday, Under The Influence, a dreamy collection of songs that had a ghostly afterimage.
James Rettig | June 21, 2018 - 11:00 am

Watch Kacey Musgraves Perform “Rainbow” On Seth Meyers

In the last few months, Kacey Musgraves has done a live performance on pretty much every television show that will allow it. She's hit up…
James Rettig | June 21, 2018 - 10:42 am

Uniform – “The Walk” Video

Uniform recently teamed up with the Body for a collaborative album, and today the NYC noise-rock group have announced that they'll be releasing a new…
James Rettig | June 21, 2018 - 10:16 am

Tomberlin – “Seventeen” Video

"Seventeen" is the latest track from Artist To Watch Sarah Beth Tomberlin, who is releasing her debut album, At Weddings, through Saddle Creek Records in…
James Rettig | June 20, 2018 - 3:40 pm

Watch A Miniaturized Janelle Monáe In The Fantastical Trailer For Welcome To Marwen

While Janelle Monáe was busy making her most recent album, Dirty Computer, she also found time to become a burgeoning film star. Monáe has had…
James Rettig | June 20, 2018 - 1:30 pm

Trent Reznor Talks Trump: “You Don’t Hear A Lot From The Taylor Swifts Of The World … Because They Are Concerned About Their Brand”

Nine Inch Nails are releasing Bad Witch at the end of a week, wrapping up a trilogy that began with 2016's Not The Actual Events.
James Rettig | June 20, 2018 - 1:18 pm

Comments from James Rettig

I’ve had it for about a month for what it’s worth. Still hoping maybe it’ll click with me more one day
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June 15, 2018 on Premature Evaluation: SOPHIE OIL OF EVERY PEARL’S UN-INSIDES
I don’t need all bangers! I just don’t really feel like the not-bangers are layered or textured enough to justify being there. But I’m obviously glad people are finding that in this, and I want the best for SOPHIE.
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June 14, 2018 on Premature Evaluation: SOPHIE OIL OF EVERY PEARL’S UN-INSIDES
serpentwithfeet too! good week for the newbs
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June 8, 2018 on Stream Pllush’s Debut Album Stranger To The Pain
i think you just need to give it a few more listens! but maybe step away from it for a couple days and come back to it. it's definitely an album that's in it for the long haul
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June 8, 2018 on Stream Snail Mail’s Lush, One Of The Best Albums Of 2018 So Far
i gave it the amount of attention as it deserves (very little) but i just revisited and i see now that hologram cardi & rita are edited together to look like they "kiss" when they were definitely never in the same room. i stand corrected.
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June 6, 2018 on Rita Ora – “Girls” (Feat. Cardi B, Bebe Rexha, & Charli XCX) Video
Trust me when I say some of us know...
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May 31, 2018 on The 1975 – “Give Yourself A Try” Video
released in France in 2014, re-released (w/ some new songs) in 2015, so neither is really accurate but i went with the earlier one
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May 24, 2018 on Christine And The Queens – “Girlfriend” Video (Feat. Dâm-Funk)
You are very right! You're not getting $5 out of me, though.
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May 24, 2018 on Barrie – “Tal Uno”
idk about that... maybe if it was a Polar and a Juul
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May 18, 2018 on Black Dresses – “IM EARTH” Video
yes! that's Gabriela and she loves favs https://twitter.com/GabrielaJuneTC/status/989504326413496320
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April 26, 2018 on Oneohtrix Point Never – “Black Snow” Video
That would be because Sarah Aarons (the Australian songwriter who did "The Middle") also co-wrote "Stay." :)
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April 24, 2018 on Zedd & Maren Morris’ “The Middle” Was Originally Recorded By Carly Rae Jepsen, Demi Lovato, Camila Cabello, & Many Other Pop Stars
you right... i honestly forgot that existed, i stopped caring about Drake in 2013...fixing.
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April 16, 2018 on New Drake Album Scorpion Out In June
ah i guess that's not updated yet... i'll put the new dates in this post in a min
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April 10, 2018 on Superorganism – “Night Time” Video
i am standing by my initial opinion that it is really great, though charmingly insufferable
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March 9, 2018 on Dirty Projectors Tease New Music With Tour Announcement
This is coming out on my literal birthday :) What a gift.
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March 7, 2018 on Beach House Detail New Album 7, Announce 2018 Tour Dates