The press release announcing In A Dream suggested an alternate title for The Juan MacLean’s third proper album: “The Nancy Show.” It was playing up the contributions of Nancy Whang, one half of The Juan MacLean—along with the band’s namesake John MacLean—and a former LCD Soundsystem member. Show More Summary
You might know Italian producer Neel as one half of apocalypse-by-drone ambient techno uberduo Voices From The Lake (along with Donato Dozzy), or you might know him as the murmuring sum total of every truck passing by your window, every vent issuing hot air into your chambers, and every drop of water that escapes from the spigot in the kitchen. Show More Summary
The former LCD Soundsystem member Nancy Whang is now half of the Juan Maclean, which means she’s largely responsible for In A Dream, your current reigning Album Of The Week. And on a new EP, she’s also tapping deep into dance music’s past. On The Nancy Whang Casablanca Reworks, Whang teams up with various dance-music [...]
2007: Ghostface Killah - "Walk Around" by Joe Hemmerling on 09-18-2014 All the Wu like to bask in gansta rap’s infatuation with urban machismo, but Ghostface Killah embraces it with a rare gusto. Borrowing an alter ego from one of the...Show More Summary
We say this after every Labor Day… but this year’s Day Off was our absolute craziest yet! Thousands of party people took over 50 Kent to rock with Fool’s Gold family and friends. The day brought sets from Danny Brown, French Montana, A-Trak, Araabmuzik, The Lox, Brenmar, Hoodboi B2B Falcons, Yung Gleesh, World’s Fair, Nick […]
Sun Kil Moon - "By The Time That I Awoke" (live at Haldern Pop Festival 2014). I have no recording of Sun Kil Moon's Wednesday night performance at Pop Montreal. Their "By The Time That I Awoke" sounded nothing...
Next week, Universal Music Group will release the George Harrison box set The Apple Years 1968-75, which collects Harrison’s first six solo albums, as well as a treasure trove of rare and unreleased songs. One of those bonus tracks is an instrumental alternate take of “The Inner Light,” a 1968 Beatles song that the band [...]
TheDoorsfrontmanJimMorrisonisfamouslyknownas“AnAmericanPoet”thankstoeveryone’sfavoritenon-Blutarskydormroomposter,butperhaps“AnAmericanProphet”ismoreaccurate.ConsiderthestunningaccuracywithwhichMorrisonpredictedthestateofmodernmusicShow More Summary
George Hamilton IV passed away yesterday, less than a week after suffering a serious heart attack. The 77-year-old, who began his recording career as a pop artist with the Top 10 hit “A Rose and a Baby Ruth” in 1956, had been a member of the Opry since 1960. Show More Summary
LA psych pop outfit seem ready to emerge from their transition between life and death.
The Strokes frontman gets adventurous in his latest work.
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You can browse our full NYC show calendar for all of tonight's shows, but here are some highlights... King Crimson @ Best Buy Theater Robert Fripp's legendary prog band King Crimson are back and for this tour Fripp will...
BrooklyngroupsFlatbushZombiesandTheUnderachieversfinallytooktheirfriendshipandlooseprofessionalassociationtoitsendsbyformingthesupergroupClockworkIndigo.Thetwoduoshavecollaboratedbefore,butClockworkIndigo’s“ButterflyEffect”isthefirShow More Summary
DoublePlusGood – Words Fall Asleep from DoublePlusGood on Vimeo. DoublePlusGood’s new album You Can Master Life (SoHiTek) was released yesterday, and this Portland trio are hoping you’ll be able to check it out and become a fan of their music and the band. The group were able to make a video for ‘Words Fall Asleep” […]
The 2014 edition of the Hip-Hop Cash Kings list will go live on Forbes.com on September 23rd—and in advance of the launch, we decided to sit down with frequent numbers-disputer Rick Ross one-on-one to try and settle the score.
AdamLevinehasbeenquietlybuildingacaseforhimselfasthehardest-workingmaninshowbusiness.InadditiontobeingthefrontmanforMaroon5,forwhichDetailsnamedhimthenewKingofPopin2012,LevineisalsothestarofNBC’sTheVoice,earningsolidreviews forhisfilmdebutinBeginAgain,pushingmoreProactiv...Show More Summary
Future Brown, the production supergroup of Fatima al Qadiri, NGUZUNGUZU, and J-Cush, have signed to Warp Records and announced their first physical release, Wanna Party / World’s Mine, slated for November 3. The A-side features Chicago...Show More Summary
CHLLNGR (a.k.a. Denmark-by-some-way-of-California: Steven Jess Borth II) is stepping up swinging with “Without Yours” off his sophomore LP Form of Release. The follow up to 2012’s Datter EP and his 2011 murky debut Haven, the all-caps...Show More Summary