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Premature Evaluation: Taylor Swift folklore

The first time Taylor Swift uses the word "fuck" on a record, she does it all wrong. This historic occasion arrives near the end of…
Tom Breihan | July 24, 2020 - 4:35 pm

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Stream Taylor Swift’s New Album folklore

Early on Thursday morning, Taylor Swift announced a new album and just like that, it's here. Her follow-up to last year's Lover was recorded over…
James Rettig | July 24, 2020 - 12:01 am

Aaron Dessner Details His Involvement In Taylor Swift’s New Album Out Tonight

Taylor Swift surprised the world this morning with news that she would be releasing folklore, a new album of songs written and recorded during this…
Chris DeVille | July 23, 2020 - 11:11 am

Taylor Swift Announces New Album folklore Out Tonight, Largely Produced By Aaron Dessner

Taylor Swift indie-folk quarantine album, anyone?
Chris DeVille | July 23, 2020 - 8:19 am

Joan Jett – “Jeepster” (T. Rex Cover)

Historically, things have worked out well when Joan Jett has covered UK glam-rock jams. That, after all, was what Jett was doing when she came…
Tom Breihan | July 15, 2020 - 9:25 am

Mina Tindle – “Lions” & “Belle Pénitence”

In the first half of the '10s, the Parisian songwriter Pauline De Lassus started a project called Mina Tindle. Her first two albums, 2012's Taranta
Ryan Leas | June 17, 2020 - 12:16 pm

Watch Florence + The Machine Play Their Game Of Thrones Song Live For The First Time

Florence + The Machine recorded a version of Game Of Thrones' "Jenny Of Oldstones," the song that Podrick sings, for the end credits of the…
Peter Helman | May 11, 2019 - 12:56 pm

Florence + The Machine – “Jenny Of Oldstones”

Game Of Thrones is a full-on dominant pop-cultural phenomenon. It is also a TV show set in some desolate medieval alternate reality. As such, it…
Tom Breihan | April 22, 2019 - 9:02 am

St. Vincent Announces New Album MassEducation, A Reimagining Of MASSEDUCTION

"If a song is strong enough, it can exist in a lot of different forms and still feel emotional and powerful," St. Vincent said in…
Julia Gray | October 3, 2018 - 1:00 am

PEOPLE Collective Launches Website With Tons Of New Music From Justin Vernon, The Dessner Brothers, & More

PEOPLE is an artist collective where Justin Vernon and the Dessner brothers serve as the ringleaders. There's a festival component, which takes place in Berlin…
James Rettig | June 5, 2018 - 5:59 pm

Hear 3 Tracks From Thomas Bartlett & Nico Muhly’s New Album Peter Pears: Balinese Ceremonial Music

Thomas Bartlett (aka Doveman) and Nico Muhly have teamed up for a new collaborative album called Peter Pears: Balinese Ceremonial Music. It was inspired in…
James Rettig | March 30, 2018 - 12:22 pm

Watch Sufjan Stevens & St. Vincent Perform At The 2018 Oscars

Say what you will about the bloated pomp of the Oscars, but if they get Sufjan Stevens to perform with St. Vincent, Moses Sumney, and…
Peter Helman | March 4, 2018 - 9:57 pm

Father John Misty Announces New Pure Comedy Album With Short Film

Yesterday, Father John Misty shared a mysterious new song called "Pure Comedy." As it turns out, that song was the opening shot from a new…
Tom Breihan | January 24, 2017 - 10:13 am

The ‘Gum Bowl: The Outtakes Reel

After rolling out this video series in which we met the bowlers, watched the first round of the tournament and championship match, there's only one…
Amrit Singh | June 9, 2010 - 10:13 am