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Preview Kesha’s New “Woman” Video

Kesha is ready to make a comeback. Last year, the pop star hopped on a new version of Zedd's "True Colors," and we recently reported that she was recording new music with Eagles Of Death Metal. And now, after spending years unable to release any music and fighting an ongoing legal battle against her allegedly…

Johnny Depp At Glastonbury: “When Was The Last Time An Actor Assassinated A President?”

Johnny Depp did not mince words when asked about President Donald Trump at the Glastonbury Festival on Thursday.

Watch The National Debut Four Sleep Well Beast Songs In Paris

Some lucky folks in France tonight will enjoy an intimate live performance by the National as a lead-up to their headlining gig at Pitchfork Music Festival in Paris later this year. For all of us who are not in Paris, Pitchfork is streaming the concert on Facebook right now. The National will release their seventh…

In The Future, All Albums Will Be Produced By Jack Antonoff

A certain nervous tension arose when young New Zealand pop visionary Lorde announced that her new album Melodrama would be entirely co-produced by Jack Antonoff -- not because he lacks talent but because his talents are so distinct.

Gene Simmons Abandons Trademark Application For Devil Horns Hand Gesture

Earlier this month, we found out that Gene Simmons was trying to trademark the iconic rock hand gesture -- known to some as the devil horns -- but it looks like he's given up the fight. Forbes reports that he's abandoned his U.S. trademark application with the United States Patent And Trademark Office. Oh well!

Wu-Tang Clan – “Don’t Stop”

Wu-Tang Clan contributed a new track to the soundtrack for HBO's Silicon Valley, which also includes the Hudson Mohawke song "Passports" that came out earlier this week. The new Wu-Tang song is called "Don't Stop," and you can listen to it via Billboard below.

TLC’s T-Boz Says L.A. Reid Allegations “Didn’t Come As A Surprise”

Last month, powerful record executive L.A. Reid abruptly stepped down from his position as chairman of Epic Records amid allegations of sexual harassment. Few artists have known Reid longer than the members of TLC, whom Reid famously signed to LaFace Records in the early ’90s. In a new interview with Billboard, TLC’s Tionne "T-Boz" Watkins…

Jen Cloher announces s/t album 8/11/17

3 days agoMusic / Indie Music : HearYa

Photo Credit: Tajette O’Hallaran I hadn’t heard of Australia’s Jen Cloher until this track popped up in the HearYa inbox. She’s the co-founder of Milk! Records which includes Courtney Barnett and Fraser A. Gorman. I like those guys. Her last album was called In Blood Memory and that’s pretty damn good as well. I’d say [...]

Pavey Ark – Hidden Hills

Hull, home of the Housemartins, the Beautiful South and er Salako (whom we love). And… Read the post Pavey Ark – Hidden Hills

Radiohead Dedicate OK Computer Reissue To Thom Yorke’s Late Partner

Radiohead are about to release OKNOTOK 1997-2017, a new 20th anniversary reissue of their 1997 classic OK Computer. And, as one fan who snagged an early copy discovered, the band have dedicated the reissue to Thom Yorke's ex-partner Rachel Owen, who passed away last year. "this re-issue is dedicated to the memory of dr rachel…

Bono Meets With Paul Ryan, Signs Get-Well Card For Wounded Congressman

Bono paid a visit to Capitol Hill on Wednesday (June 21) to give his best wishes to House Majority Whip Steve Scalise, who was injured in a shooting in Virginia last week.

Lana Del Rey Invites You To Celebrate “Her Fucking Birthday” In LA Tomorrow Night

Lana Del Rey turns 31 years old today, and tomorrow she'll celebrate the occasion with a birthday party at the Los Angeles outpost of trendy nightclub chain 1OAK. As Pitchfork notes, you're all invited. The club's Instagram account shared the following invitation to "her fucking birthday" this Thursday, 6/22 at 10PM PDT. Will this be…

Premature Evaluation: Vince Staples Big Fish Theory

"We making future music. It's Afro-futurism. This is my Afro-futurism. There's no other kind." That was Vince Staples, talking to LA Weekly, describing his new album Big Fish Theory. And when Staples was on The Daily Show last week, Trevor Noah asked Staples about that quote. Here's how he responded: "I like saying stuff about…

Lo Tom – “Covered Wagon”

Lo Tom were born when the band's members (David Bazan, Jason Martin, Trey Many, and TW Walsh) were just looking to kick back and jam with each other, considering that's what they've been doing together since they were kids. As a result, the group recorded an entire album over the course of a couple sessions,…

Nick Hexum Addresses 311 Truther Rumors, Talks New Album

From dominating alternative radio to soundtracking your favorite movie about brain injury to chartering your incredibly specific cruise, 311 are nothing if not incredibly diverse. Here Stereogum commenter at-large Raptor Jesus gets the inside scoop from frontman Nick Hexum on 311's new album Mosaic (out this Friday), the band's secret influence on new artists, and…

Kali Uchis – “Tyrant” (Feat. Jorja Smith) Video

The video for the recent single from Kali Uchis featuring Jorja Smith -- the it-girl singing on "Get It Together" from Drake's Much Life -- drops today. The colorful video is directed by Helmi and features a wide range of special visual effects. Opening with Uchis cast in a saturated cotton candy-colored twilight, the clip…

Bluegrass Legend Bill Monroe’s Name And Likeness Is For Sale Along With His House And Unreleased Albums

Bill Monroe is credited with the creation of Bluegrass Music, and that distinction has earned him inductions into both the Country Music and Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame, as well as the International Bluegrass Music Association's Hall of Honor. Though the singer passed away in September 1996, his legacy still casts a huge shadow…

Tanya Tagaq – “Frostbite”

A few weeks ago Adult Swim announced the massive list of artists for their 2017 singles series. For its fourth installment, Canadian throat singer and multi-instrumentalist Tanya Tagaq shares new song "Frostbite." It's a layered composition with enigmatic vocal shifts and minimal instrumentation. Experience it below.

Twin Peaks – “Who It’s Gonna Be”

We are now in a slightly uncomfortable reality where Twin Peaks, the Chicago rock band, and Twin Peaks, the reality-melting TV show, are existing at the same time. Also, the Twin Peaks TV show ends most episodes with footage of an indie rock band performing, so if you click on the "Twin Peaks" tag on…

Jen Cloher – “Forgot Myself” Video (Feat. Courtney Barnett)

Jen Cloher has been making music for more than two decades, and later this year she'll release her latest, a self-titled album that's being introduced with a video for lead single and opening track "Forgot Myself." Cloher's wife Courtney Barnett plays guitar on the song and is featured in the Annelise Hickey-directed video, which takes…

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