ItseemslikeeverynewWeezeralbumisthe“bestnewWeezeralbumsincePinkerton,”butno,really,EverythingWillBeAlrightIntheEndisthebestnewWeezeralbumsincePinkerton.That’saccordingtoStereogum,whichraves,“AsfarasI’mconcerned,havingheardthewholethShow More Summary
Danish punk outfit return with their "bold and fierce" third album.
Arca’s new video for “Thievery” is an astounding piece of work, and it effectively does for twerking what Aphex Twin’s “Windowlicker” did for late-’90s rap-video excess. “Thievery” was already a dangerous song, a streaked and ominous twist on current EDM trends; it’s the first single from the avant-dance producer’s forthcoming full-length debut Xen. And the [...]
Arca is releasing his new album Xen on November 4, his follow-up to last year’s &&&&& mixtape (which made it to #9 on our year-end list). To get us properly lubricated, the Venezuelan producer and frequent collaborator JesseShow More Summary
At this point, Funny Or Die is debuting music videos that aren’t even trying to be funny — and that’s fine, as long as they’re good videos. TV On The Radio’s new one for “Happy Idiot,” the first single from their much-anticipated new album Seeds, is a good one. The clip stars Paul Reubens, better [...]
Alma Mahler Gropius Werfel (1879–1964) I first came across Alma Mahler thanks to Tom Lehrer's song about her - Her lovers were many and varied, From the day she began her beguine, There were three famous ones whom she married, And God knows how many between'. Show More Summary
Dustin Wong & Takako Minekawa Savage Imagination [Thrill Jockey/Plancha; 2014] by Mukqs Rating: Dustin Wong and Takako Minekawa opened their collaboration to the world with last year’s Toropical Circle album, whose delicately loopedShow More Summary
PC Worship Social Rust [Northern Spy/Dull Tools; 2014] by Joe Hemmerling Rating: Justin Frye’s PC Worship has been steadily disseminating tape-damaged noise rock transmissions through the Brooklyn underground since 2009. In that time,...Show More Summary
Adding a string section to your lineup might make you Warren Ellis – or a damp Celtic jam band. Hollow Everdaze recently added violinist Myles Anderson to the bill. Spiccato never hurt nobody, but I... The post PREMIERE: Hollow Everdaze – ‘Omnious’ video appeared first on Who The Hell.
The next time you’re looking for something fun to do and you inevitably turn to picking up a scientific article, you may find some familiar lyrics. According to The Local, five Swedish scientists got so bored writing about science that they placed a bet with each other to see who could squeeze in the most [...]
Dublin surf rock group preps titular EP for November.
Brooklyn quintet Lucius made their name in part on the strength of a flashy stage show in which the leading ladies harmonize powerfully while looking like each other’s mirror image. It’s an electrifying show that’s won the approval of collaborators Mavis Staples, Tweedy, and the Rentals, but don’t let those wildly entertaining performances trick you [...]
It’s amazing to think that there’s any sort of still-unreleased Led Zeppelin music lying around after all these years. But next month, the band will reissue two of their classics, 1971?s Led Zeppelin IV and 1973?s Houses Of The Holy. Both reissues include bonus tracks, and the Houses Of The Holy reissue includes an alternate [...]
The UK act with a #1 album covers another UK act with a #1 album.
Stream Bela Fleck and Abigail Washburn’s new album at NPR. Courtney Patton launched a Kickstarter campaign to help raise funds for her next album (“It’s country. And it’s full of waltzes.”), which will be produced by Drew Kennedy. The Tennessean’s Cindy Watts interviewed Blake Shelton about new album Bringing Back the Sunshine. Show More Summary
Is that the sound of a transmission trying to break through static or of static struggling to maintain itself? Are we coming into or out of frequency range? Is “Black” the combination of all colors or the lack thereof? Is there order...Show More Summary
Sure, we can talk about footwork. Let’s talk about how those crazy dance moves associated with the genre have led to NY label Lit City Trax (founded by J-Cush, DJ Spinn, and DJ Rashad) figuratively dancing off the reservation, narrowly...Show More Summary
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A bonus track from the band's forthcoming reissue of Houses Of The Holy.