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Watch Rostam Play New Song “In A River”

Former Vampire Weekend producer Rostam has released one solo album, last year's Half-Light, since stepping out on his own, and lately he's been spending his…
Peter Helman | February 24, 2018 - 12:53 pm

Lindstrøm – “Didn’t Know Better”

Norwegian producer Hans-Peter Lindstrøm excels at making ebulliently funky space-disco, and it appears he's found a kindred spirit in Nottingham pop diva Ronika. The two…
Peter Helman | February 24, 2018 - 12:28 pm

The Avalanches Share Remixes By Dâm-Funk, Black Milk, & Moor Mother

Back in 2016, the Avalanches finally returned with Wildflower, the long-awaited follow-up to their classic 2000 debut Since I Left You. The Australian plunderphonics crew…
Peter Helman | February 24, 2018 - 12:06 pm

Watch Charlotte Gainsbourg Cover Kanye West’s “Runaway”

French actress and singer/songwriter Charlotte Gainsbourg just released Rest, her first album in seven years. But during a recent appearance on the French show Taratata,…
Peter Helman | February 24, 2018 - 11:35 am

Neil Young Blasts Google In New Essay

Neil Young is no fan of multinational corporations. And in a lengthy new post on his Neil Young Archives site entitled Google And Artists, the…
Peter Helman | February 24, 2018 - 11:15 am

No One On Tonight’s Jeopardy! Knew Kendrick Lamar

Contestants on Jeopardy! don't exactly have a great track record when it comes to music trivia on the show. Over the past few years, they've…
Peter Helman | February 22, 2018 - 9:24 pm

Kitten – “I Did It!” Video

Kitten are finally getting around to following up their 2014 self-titled debut with a sophomore full-length, and so far all we've heard is the retro-pop…
Peter Helman | February 21, 2018 - 11:06 am

Kendrick Lamar & SZA Sued Over “All The Stars” Video

Kendrick Lamar and SZA are being sued over their music video for the Black Panther soundtrack cut "All The Stars," TMZ reports. British-Liberian Artist Lina…
Peter Helman | February 20, 2018 - 10:24 pm

Courtney Love And Frances Bean Share Messages To Kurt Cobain On His Birthday

Today is Kurt Cobain's birthday. If the iconic Nirvana frontman were still with us, he would be turning 51, and his widow Courtney Love and…
Peter Helman | February 20, 2018 - 9:50 pm

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Hit Bargain – “Capitulate”

Hit Bargain make punk music without the macho bullshit, channeling that aggression into forceful, confrontational explorations of gender and power dynamics. The LA quartet, made…
Peter Helman | February 20, 2018 - 10:00 am

Watch N.E.R.D. & Migos Play The 2018 NBA All-Star Game Halftime Show

N.E.R.D. headlined the 2018 NBA All-Star Game's halftime show at the Staples Center in Los Angeles tonight, and they brought some friends along. Migos came…
Peter Helman | February 18, 2018 - 11:08 pm

Win Butler Sings Arcade Fire At LA Karaoke Bar

What were you doing last night? Win Butler was singing Arcade Fire at a karaoke bar in Los Angeles' Little Tokyo, because why not. Watch…
Peter Helman | February 18, 2018 - 2:21 pm

Watch Bon Iver Debut Unreleased Song “Hayward, MI” At For Emma, Forever Ago Anniversary Show

Although Bon Iver's mythic debut album For Emma, Forever Ago technically turned 10 last July, Jagjaguwar didn't officially release it to a wider audience until…
Peter Helman | February 18, 2018 - 11:21 am

Watch Kanye West Join Kid Cudi In LA

After a brief moment where they were mad at each other, Kid Cudi and Kanye have become besties again. In November 2016, Kid Cudi made…
Peter Helman | February 18, 2018 - 11:00 am

Wild Beasts Play Their Last Show Ever

Late last year, Wild Beasts announced that they were calling it quits. In October, the UK art-pop quartet put out a final EP called Punk
Peter Helman | February 17, 2018 - 7:54 pm

Comments from Peter Helman

I like it more than "Leave It In My Dreams" tbh!
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January 26, 2018 on The 5 Best Songs Of The Week
Can confirm that they were an inescapable topic of conversation at Wes after the late aughts too.
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October 2, 2017 on Oracular Spectacular Turns 10
"Temptation" and "Ahead Of Myself" are personal faves
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June 29, 2017 on Matthew Dear – “Modafinil Blues”
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_FhgEeAj9ng
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June 7, 2017 on Donald Glover Is Retiring Childish Gambino Because It’s Not Punk
You know when I say 2015 I mean 2014!
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June 1, 2017 on Todd Terje – “Maskindans” (Feat. Det Gylne Triangel)
Joe Howse, you'll always be #1 in my book
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April 14, 2017 on Shut Up, Dude: This Week’s Best And Worst Comments
Man, Attack The Block was a good movie.
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April 13, 2017 on Migos – “Seize The Block”
https://twitter.com/wizkhalifa/status/635243989239623680?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw&ref_url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.stereogum.com%2F1825901%2Fhoverboard-riding-wiz-khalifa-arrested-for-being-ahead-of-his-time%2Fvideo%2F
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March 27, 2017 on Colombia Mad At Wiz Khalifa For Pablo Escobar Instagrams
It blows my mind too. I'm a Jewish kid who grew up in Bethesda, MD and went to school in Rockville, so the idea that the affluent DC suburbs could be some sort of weird Christian enclave is pretty hilarious to me.
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March 15, 2017 on Father John Misty Talks Microdosing, Pop Music, And Being Kind Of Annoying
Don't worry, it'll be on Spotify in like an hour!
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February 9, 2017 on Danny Brown & Paul White – “Lion’s Den”
Don't worry, there was a whole conversation about the eligibility of #fingersinthebootyassbitch
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December 15, 2016 on Wildest Memes: 22 Memorable Music Tweets From 2016
My favorite part of this whole story is that he tweeted about it at 6:22AM. Like it kept him up all night and the first thing he did when he woke up was tweet about how Hamilton is overrated.
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November 20, 2016 on Donald Trump Still Complaining About “Overrated” Hamilton, Mike Pence Says He Wasn’t Offended