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Juicy J Announces Three 6 Mafia Reunion Tour

Three 6 Mafia are coming back. As The Fader reports, Juicy J has announced that he and co-founding member DJ Paul are reuniting for a…
Peter Helman | August 17, 2019 - 6:19 pm

Watch Silversun Pickups Cover The Lost Boys Theme “Cry Little Sister”

Gerard McMahon's "Cry Little Sister," the theme song to Joel Schumacher's 1987 vampire movie The Lost Boys, is an iconic part of the goth-rock canon.
Peter Helman | August 17, 2019 - 11:18 am

Slayer Racecar Pulled From NASCAR At Bristol

Last week, Slayer announced that they were joining Rick Ware Racing as the primary sponsor for the #54 entry at the Bristol Motor Speedway tomorrow.
Peter Helman | August 16, 2019 - 5:29 pm

Taylor Swift Reveals Lover Tracklist

Taylor Swift's new album Lover is fast approaching. It comes out next Friday, and last night, she shared its title track, the latest single from…
Peter Helman | August 16, 2019 - 4:02 pm

Björk Announces Utopia Box Set With 14 Handmade Birdcall Flutes

Björk has been taking Utopia on tour again with Cornucopia, a new theatrical stage show based on her 2017 album. And now she's reissuing the…
Peter Helman | August 16, 2019 - 1:35 pm

SOB x RBE – “Legend”

After a meteoric rise in early 2018, the Bay Area rap crew SOB x RBE spent the rest of the year about to break up.
Peter Helman | August 16, 2019 - 1:08 pm

Hear The Title Track From Previously Unreleased John Coltrane Album Blue World

Last year saw the release of Both Directions At Once, a lost album featuring new material that legendary saxophonist and bandleader John Coltrane recorded with…
Peter Helman | August 16, 2019 - 10:49 am

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Stream The Russian Futurists’ New EP Reality Burger With A Side Of Life

The Russian Futurists, the long-running indie-pop project of Toronto musician Matthew Adam Hart, haven't released any music since 2010's The Weight's On The Wheels. That…
Peter Helman | August 15, 2019 - 10:02 am

Young Thug Announces New Album So Much Fun Out Next Week

Young Thug has announced that his next album, So Much Fun, will be out 8/16, on his 28th birthday. That's next week! And he's also…
Peter Helman | August 10, 2019 - 4:51 pm

Drake Gets Beatles Tattoo After Beating Their Billboard Records

"I got more slaps than the Beatles," Drake boasted on Meek Mill's "Going Bad." And now he has the tattoo to prove it. Complex reports…
Peter Helman | August 10, 2019 - 4:29 pm

David Berman’s Death Ruled A Suicide

A few days ago, we got the devastating news that David Berman, the beloved singer-songwriter and poet behind the bands Silver Jews and Purple Mountains,…
Peter Helman | August 10, 2019 - 11:29 am

Johnny Marr – “The Bright Parade”

Since releasing his solo album Call The Comet last year, former Smiths guitarist Johnny Marr has been sharing some one-off singles. Late last year we…
Peter Helman | August 8, 2019 - 5:13 pm

Jagjaguwar Shares Unreleased David Berman Poem

David Berman, the poet, cartoonist, and singer-songwriter behind Silver Jews and Purple Mountains, died yesterday at the age of 52. Many of his friends, collaborators,…
Peter Helman | August 8, 2019 - 3:59 pm

Empty Country – “Ultrasound” & “Jets”

Joseph D'Agostino, frontman of Cymbals Eat Guitars, has a new project. He's releasing his debut album under the name Empty Country early next year, and…
Peter Helman | August 7, 2019 - 3:36 pm

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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
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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