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Fans Injured In Stampede At Travis Scott’s Astroworld Festival

Travis Scott shows are notoriously wild. He was arrested five minutes into his at Lollapalooza in 2015 for telling fans to jump the security barrier…
Peter Helman | November 9, 2019 - 5:55 pm

Watch Lana Del Rey Sing With Lucy Dacus And Best Coast In Chicago

Lucy Dacus opened up for Lana Del Rey at the Aragon Ballroom in Chicago last night. And during Lana's set, she brought Dacus back to…
Peter Helman | November 9, 2019 - 1:03 pm

Free Nationals – “Shibuya” (Feat. Syd)

The Free Nationals are coming out with an album of their own. Today, Anderson .Paak's live band have officially announced their self-titled debut album, which…
Peter Helman | November 8, 2019 - 11:46 am

Watch Tyler, The Creator Accept WSJ’s 2019 Music Innovator Award

Tyler, The Creator was named The Wall Street Journal's 2019 Music Innovator at the magazine's annual Innovator Awards at the Museum Of Modern Art in…
Peter Helman | November 7, 2019 - 5:38 pm

Johnny Marr Responds To Smiths Reunion Rumors

Rumors of a Smiths reunion began swirling this week after a "trusted source" reportedly told Morrissey fan site Morrissey-Solo that "concert industry insiders, not authorized…
Peter Helman | November 7, 2019 - 2:04 pm

Watch The New Pornographers Cover Guided By Voices

Sometimes, one long-running power-pop institution has to pay tribute to another, and that's exactly what happened during the New Pornographers' recent live in-studio session for…
Peter Helman | November 6, 2019 - 9:45 pm

The Homesick – “I Celebrate My Fantasy”

Dutch trio the Homesick have signed to Sub Pop for the release of their upcoming sophomore album The Big Exercise, named after a passage from…
Peter Helman | November 6, 2019 - 8:14 pm

Fabrizio Morettis Announce Auction

Fabrizio "Fab" Moretti is a visual artist and the drummer for the Strokes. Fabrizio Moretti, no relation, is an art dealer and collector who specializes…
Peter Helman | November 6, 2019 - 11:21 am

My Chemical Romance Announce More Reunion Shows

Joe Jonas was right. Last week, My Chemical Romance announced that they were reuniting to perform their first show together since breaking up in 2013
Peter Helman | November 5, 2019 - 5:37 pm

Alanis Morissette Performing Jagged Little Pill In Full At The Apollo

Jagged Little Pill, the stage musical based on Alanis Morissette's iconic 1995 album of the same name with a book written by Juno's Diablo Cody,…
Peter Helman | November 5, 2019 - 3:31 pm

Yorkston/Thorne/Khan – “Westlin’ Winds”

Yorkston/Thorne/Khan is the trio of Scottish folk guitarist James Yorkston, English jazz double-bassist Jon Thorne, and Indian sarangi player Suhail Yusuf Khan. Early next year,…
Peter Helman | November 5, 2019 - 1:59 pm

Pendant – “Name Around My Neck”

Pendant is the solo project of Oakland musician Christopher Adams, formerly of Never Young. At the end of the week, he's releasing Pendant's debut full-length,…
Peter Helman | November 5, 2019 - 11:33 am

Coldplay – “Everyday Life”

After a lot of teasing, Coldplay finally announced their new album Everyday Life, their first LP in four years, last month. It's an allegedly "experimental"
Peter Helman | November 3, 2019 - 12:17 am

Lorde Shares How Her Dog’s Death Will Affect New Album Plans

We haven't heard much from Lorde since she wrapped up her tour in support of 2017's Melodrama. But now she's offered a rare update to…
Peter Helman | November 2, 2019 - 4:26 pm

Frank Ocean – “In My Room”

Frank Ocean still hasn't announced a new album, but we sure have been getting a lot of Frank Ocean songs lately. Two weeks ago, he…
Peter Helman | November 2, 2019 - 2:20 pm

Comments from Peter Helman

The Utopia soundtrack is so good! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6JKH5Ep1vj8
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October 29, 2019 on The 13 Best Horror Scores Of The ’10s
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Uwarhzl76D8
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April 17, 2019 on Four Tet – “Teenage Birdsong”
Yes, we are a democracy now!
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April 2, 2019 on Album Of The Week: Weyes Blood Titanic Rising
Paris' biological father was Dr Arnold Klein, celebrity dermatologist. Prince & Paris carry the DNA of Debbie Rowe, & her long time boss & lover, who was Dr Klein. Prince & Paris thankfully carry no DNA by MJ.
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March 22, 2019 on Shut Up, Dude: This Week’s Best And Worst Comments
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IjAvriTNJLk
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March 15, 2019 on Artist Portraits From Stereogum Range Life 2019
I pitched "Respect Motherfucking Craft Beer"
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March 8, 2019 on Shut Up, Dude: This Week’s Best And Worst Comments
To be fair, it did originally say "one of the best thing that either of them has ever done." I added an S.
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February 20, 2019 on Freddie Gibbs & Madlib – “Flat Tummy Tea”
I said *one of* the best things that either of them has ever done!
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February 20, 2019 on Freddie Gibbs & Madlib – “Flat Tummy Tea”
All band names should be Metal Gear Solid references
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February 19, 2019 on Album Of The Week: SPELLLING Mazy Fly
He had to prepare them for The Age Of Adz somehow!
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February 15, 2019 on Dark Was The Night Turns 10
So many good ones! Dirty Projectors and David Byrne's "Knotty Pine," the National's "So Far Around The Bend," Dave Sitek's Troggs cover...and I've always loved Sufjan's gonzo 10-minute electro-classical version of "You Are The Blood."
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February 15, 2019 on Dark Was The Night Turns 10
As a Friday Night Lights fan, I find the lack of "Devil Town" disturbing
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January 22, 2019 on 8 Memorable Daniel Johnston Covers For Austin’s Inaugural Hi, How Are You Day