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Chromeo teases new album Head Over Heels

On November 7, Chromeo will return with a brand new single and music video. Below you can watch a trailer featuring music from Chromeo’s new album, Head Over Heels. The duo says the album is “coming soon”. Their last album, White Women, came out in 2014. Watch: Continue reading

N.E.R.D. & Rihanna hook up for "Lemon"

N.E.R.D. are officially back—here is “Lemon”, their first song since 2014. (Their last album, Nothing, came out in 2010.) It features Rihanna, though if for some reason you’re into songs without Rihanna, the 7" single has a version of the song sans bad gal Riri on side b. So cop that if you... Continue reading

Review: Weezer, Pacific Daydream

Rivers has made an entire career around alienating his fans. Trickling out just enough of what they like and want, while his bottomless mind of hooks is slowly rounded out until all previous character and nuance is gone. But the narrative is not that easy or simple, because 2014’s Everything Will... Continue reading

Review: Destroyer, ken

Dan Bejar’s lyrics feel bottomless. To be a Destroyer fan means to give up searching for the rhyme or reason to the Canadian’s impenetrable tangle of eccentric images and academic asides and accept that the riddle is more important than the solution. This gives his records a tremendous amount of... Continue reading

Review: Future, Young Thug, Open Mike Eagle

SUPER SLIMEY by Future and Young ThugRemember what a wet blanket most of What a Time to be Alive was, especially coming off career highs of DS2 and Beast Mode? How some of the tracks felt like leftover Drake verses thrown onto leftover beats Future had on hand? That’s the exact same case of SUPER... Continue reading

Deep Ambient With Daniel: Warmth Interview

Deep Ambient With Daniel is a column where Daniel Bromfield, Pretty Much Amazing writer and former host of Deep Ambient Hour With Daniel on 88.1 KWVA, discusses the ambient treasures he loves, lives with, and falls asleep to.Agustín Mena makes music as Warmth, which is appropriate: his tracks feel... Continue reading

Review: Julien Baker, Turn Out the Lights

When Julien Baker sings, rooms go quiet. Floating above simple compositions, her voice is raw, emotive, sometimes shaky but always strong. It’s vibrant and authentic, and wise beyond its years. It’s one of the most important young voices in music today.In some ways, Baker is just the latest in a... Continue reading

Review: Fever Ray, Plunge

“The song is a prosthesis that extends like a limb into the gut and pulls out the half-digested heart.” When Karin Dreijer, the woman behind Fever Ray and one half of the Knife, announced her new release, that’s how she described her craft. For better or worse, the description is precisely on... Continue reading

Rhye share new song "Taste"

Rhye have shared a new song called “Taste”. It’s their third new song of the year after “Please” and “Summer Days”, sparking rumors of a new album, which would be nice considering their last LP was 2013’s Woman!Listen to “Taste” below: Continue reading

First Aid Kit announce new album Ruins

On January 19, First Aid Kit will release their new album Ruins, their first project since 2014’s Stay Gold. Check out the album’s lead single, “Postcard” below.Ruins by First Aid Kit:01 Rebel Heart02 It’s a Shame03 Fireworks04 Postcard05 To Live a Life06 My Wild Sweet Love07 Distant Star08... Continue reading

Listen to Fever Ray's new album Plunge

Fever Ray’s first album in eight years, Plunge, is out now on the streamers. Listen to it below. The album will see a physical release on February 23, 2018. Continue reading

Listen to MØ's surprise EP, When I Was Young

Our favorite Dane, MØ dropped a new EP out of nowhere today. It’s called When I Was Young. Here’s what she had to say about the project:“All of these songs are really personal, referring to the journey I’ve been on, specific situations and my state of mind through all this. It circles themes like... Continue reading

Sufjan Stevens shares "John My Beloved (iPhone Demo)"

Sufjan Stevens has shared another track from his upcoming mixtape, The Greatest Gift, which features outtakes, remixes, and demos from the sessions that made up his excellent 2015 album, Carrie & Lowell. Today he shared an “iPhone demo” of album track “John My Beloved”. Check it out below.... Continue reading

Fever Ray's new album Plunge is out tonight

Surprise! Fever Ray, aka The Knife’s Karin Dreijer, will release her first album since 2009, Plunge, tonight. It hits the streamers at midnight, though you’ll have to wait until February 23 to own a physical copy for some reason. Earlier, Dreijer shared a track from the album, “To the Moon and... Continue reading

Tune-Yards triumphantly return with "Look at Your Hands", new album

Merrill Garbus’ Tune-Yards hasn’t released an album since 2014’s excellent Nikki Nack, the follow-up to her idiosyncratic breakthrough, Pazz & Jop-topping 2011 LP, Who Kill. All that changes in early 2018. Garbus has announced that Tune-Yards—now officially a two-person project featuring... Continue reading

New Videos: The National, Spoon

Two great bands share two new videos for two great songs off their two great albums.The National, “I’ll Still Destroy You” from Sleep Well Beast.Spoon, “Do I Have To Talk You Into It” from Hot Thoughts. Continue reading

New Music: Fever Ray, Grimes, Charlotte Gainsbourg

Fever Ray is back. Fever Ray is back. Fever Ray is back. Fever Ray is back. Fever Ray is back.The Knife’s Karin Dreijer has shared her first piece of new music (and video) under the Fever Ray moniker since 2009. Watch the disturbing clip for “To the Moon and Back“ below.Grimes and the... Continue reading

Young Thug and Future surprise-release Super Slimey mixtape

Young Thug and Future released a surprise joint mixtape called Super Slimey on Friday. Slimey is the third release from Future this year, following his history-making pair of number-one albums Hndrxx and Future. Earlier this year, Young Thug released Beautiful Thugger... Continue reading

Taylor Swift releases "Gorgeous"

Here is Taylor Swift’s “Gorgeous”, the newest single from her upcoming Jack Antonoff-produced album Reputation. The track follows the first single, “Look What You Made Me Do” and its follow-up, “...Ready For It?”Listen below via Spotify. Continue reading

Sophie shares new single "It’s Okay to Cry"

Sophie has made her music video debut in the video for her new single, “It’s Okay to Cry”. The song also features her own vocals, sans the warping effects that have become associated with Sophie’s best tracks, like “Bipp”, “Hard”, and “Just Like We Never Said Goodbye”. On Twitter, Sophie shared the... Continue reading

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