Well! The American Country Awards, an awards show that somebody made up four years ago, happened last night in Las Vegas, with Danica Patrick and Trace Adkins (or, as they’re known in places like New York City, “Who?” and “What?”) hosting, and it was a doggedly country-centric affair. (That means less in the way of love for crossover stars... More »
After the casting of Ben Affleck as Batman and the recent addition of Gal Godot as Wonder Woman, the Batman vs. Superman is filling up its cast quite quickly. Now the most recent in discussions is Jason Momoa, Khal Drogo from Game of Thrones, in an unknown part.
Visit Indie Shuffle to download. Sounds like: Leagues, The Oh Hello's, Hey Marseilles Song: Wake Owl - Candy [download here] What's so good? I feel a little bad for not knowing about Vancouver’s folk pop Wake Owl until now, but thisShow More Summary
Visit Indie Shuffle to download. Sounds like: Wolf + Lamb, Valentin Stip Song: BrightBlack Morning Light - Everybody Daylight (Nicolas Jaar Remix) [download here] What's so good? Two days ago, a record label by the name of Other People uploaded a brand new, hour-long mixtape by Nicolas Jaar. Show More Summary
Visit Indie Shuffle to download. Sounds like: Two Door Cinema Club, Peace, St. Lucia, Wild Cub Song: Bad Suns - Salt [download here] What's so good? Southern California indie rock band Bad Suns formed in 2012, and while they might only have two songs out, I’d put those tracks in a playlist with Two Door Cinema Club or St. Show More Summary
The words go something like this (according to a modified Google translate): ‘She gave birth to a beautiful son / Namely Jesus Christ / Only the Jews murmured against it. / Jidovan afuristit / would not tolerate the holy Lord / No heaven, no earth.. Only corlan [= horn] smoke, / There’s a good […]
In some secluded cabin somewhere, a curious type has found an old book of incantations and somehow read aloud the one spell that would reawaken a sleeping giant. That, at least, is the best explanation I can imagine for the reemergence of Giorgio Moroder, the Italo-disco genius who recently started DJing again and who has [...]
From the gloomy alt-pop leanings of Say Lou Lou to the club-rattling beats of Havana Brown, Australia keeps churning out great pop music. Joining the ever-growing list of talented Aussies is new duo Max & Bianca. They release their perky debut single “Love Drunk” on December 13. Brought together by mutual friends, the Sydney-based duo... More »
The London EP by Banks is probably one of thee best EP’s that has come out this year, the diversity and beauty in each song is perfect and catchier every time. If Change was not already a beautiful song on it’s own, Dream Koala gives us a more up-beat version while still keeping the deep vibe the [...]
Need a job? Update your LinkedIn and holler at R. Kelly because something tells me he's going to be in need of a new social media manager after today.
Discobelle, in association with Alan Braxe and Vulture Music, is proud to present the exclusive series: “Tales From The Hard Disk; The Bonus Beat Collection.” Here’s a personal note from Mr. Braxe himself to give a little info on the series: “TALES FROM THE HARD DISK” … ‘THE BONUS BEAT COLLECTION” Sometimes, it can be [...]
After 20 years of crafting tracks, legendary producer Havoc of Mobb Deep is making a selection of his signature sounds available to producers everywhere. The Infamous Producer Kit features over 200 sounds used on classic Mobb Deep albums like The Infamous, from Havoc’s earliest productions all the way up to the present day. Available here. [...]
Yelp tells me that Rock & Roll Pizza in Moorpark, CA is where you can enjoy good food and good music. It has “no razzle-dazzle made up garbage” as one person put it, and many promise that with its live music, the place makes for a good way to spend your Friday or Saturday night. [...]
Eminem & Rihanna – The Monster (Dino Roc & Gozzi Remix) – DOWNLOAD LINK
In our May Premature Evaluation of Deafheaven’s Sunbather, I compared the album to Agalloch’s 2010 LP, Marrow Of The Spirit. In my opinion, Marrow is the best metal album of the millennium (so far), the apotheosis of what had also been, I believed, the best metal year of the millennium (so far) — perhaps a [...]
Jim Hall, a soft-spoken and sophisticated postmodernist jazz guitarist who recorded with many of the most visionary artists on the East and West coasts, offering swinging rhythmic support and piercing melodic solos, died on December 10. He was 83. Thanks...
World of Warcraft and Second Life have been infiltrated by intelligence agencies, according to documents leaked by former NSA contractor Edward Snowden.
When was the last time I posted a dubstep record? Crizzly and Figure – All Black Everything – DOWNLOAD LINK
This is always the most difficult and ridiculous list to make, but we spent a... Read more »