Since the release of its debut full-length in 2013, Creative Adult has been pushing itself in new directions. Coming August 5 on Run For Cover Records, Fear Of Life sees the band pushing the post-punk sounds it’s become known for to the breaking point. Show More Summary
She covered Deborah Kerr’s singing voice in The King and I and Audrey Hepburn’s in My Fair Lady. But here’s how good Marni really was: bareback Webern with Robert Craft at the piano. So beautiful. Marni Nixon died on Sunday, aged 86. Her first husband was Ernest Gold, composer of the Exodus theme.
"There’s no doubt that Jeff Hardy is extreme; he is very extreme." - Jim Ross, Former WWE Commentator on Monday Night Raw It's July 1, 2002, and Jeff Nero Hardy, 24, is standing atop a 15-foot steel ladder. The WWE title belt is dangling near his fingertips, just above the...
Will Sheff’s literate rock project Okkervil River is returning soon with the new album Away, and we’ve already posted the “Okkervil River R.I.P.” video. Today, Sheff has shared another video, and this one is for “The Industry,” a new song in which he bemoans the fate of the music world. In director Christopher Good’s video, […]
There probably are finer ways to slice this song from the forthcoming Beyond The Veil, Dark Forest’s fourth full-length: NWOBHM, trad, power metal, etc. But, as lead guitarist Christian Horton said to Ave Noctum, this English quintet’s style is “… just Heavy Metal.” And, really, that’s all you need to scry “The Undying Flame”‘s pleasures. […]
iji has existed in various forms throughout the past decade, all centered around the unique pop sensibilities of Zach Burba, who now lives in Seattle. Last year, the group put out Whatever Will Happen, their first studio-recorded full-length and their first release through the New Paltz-based label Team Love. That album was inspired by time […]
East Rutherford was far from a paradise city last night, as Guns N’ Roses can apparently still stir up a crowd pretty well. According to ABC News, New Jersey state troopers arrested 30 people at MetLife Stadium for various minor offenses including solicitation without a permit, disorderly persons, criminal trespassing, simple assault, drug offenses, resisting […]
Former Hooray For Earth frontman Noel Heroux has a new band with Zambri’s Jessica Zambri called Mass Gothic, and they released an impressive self-titled debut earlier this year. We’ve just learned that they’ll follow it up next month with a new digital EP called Sub Goth next month. “A Run,” the first song we’ve heard […]
A very important band broke up on September 16, 2015. Their name was Krill. On that fateful day, I wrote a eulogy for the trio, which I’ve excerpted below in case you’re unfamiliar with their particular genius: There are a lot of music writers who dismiss Krill for being a bunch of silly nerdy dudes, […]
“Slipping Away” slowly creaks in like water dripping from a leaky faucet in a reverberating room: soft and hypnotic, impossible to turn your attention away from. Yet over the course of nearly five minutes, that seepage overflows into a full-blown flood, one that waves not in deep pulses but funky jitters. The group behind the […]
In its Bedroom Mix series, the BBC brings in artists to put together mixes of music that you can listen to while falling asleep. This is a valuable service! We’ve already posted bedroom mixes from Grimes and Tame Impala, and yesterday, big dog Thom Yorke shared his own mix of drifting-off ambience. Yorke’s mix opens […]
The song also features guest vocals by Ray Carlisle of Teenage Bottlerocket, and includes a tribute to Ray's brother/TBR drummer Brandon, who passed away last year. Continue reading…
Will Toledo's band is staying busy throughout 2016. Continue reading…
NYC's first-ever Panorama music festival wrapped up yesterday (7/24) with plenty of great music. Sunday's lineup was headlined by the reunited LCD Soundsystem, and it also featured A-list rappers A$AP Rocky and Run the Jewels, punkish representation from White Lung and The Front Bottoms... Continue reading…
Dominic Fernow a.k.a. Vatican Shadow is about to make some noise again (silly pun intended). The insanely-prolific musician (also operating under several other aliases, most famously as Prurient) and Hospital Productions founder is releasing a special tape edition of Vatican Shadow’s excellent latest EP, Media in the Service of Terror. Show More Summary
We can only hope that this rap battle turns out better than the last for Meek Mill. Continue reading…
Taken from their next collaborative LP, due out in 2017.
Magnificent Coloring Day? Takes Place In Chance's Hometown, And Will Also Feature Young Thug, Lil Wayne, And More.
Skrillex, John Legend, Young Thug, Alicia Keys, 2 Chainz, Lil Wayne and more are scheduled to appear at 'Magnificent Coloring Day' festival. Continue reading…
Deluxe editions of King For a Day and Album of the Year will arrive in September.