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Stream The New Weezer Album That’s Being Called Their Best Since ‘Pinkerton’

ItseemslikeeverynewWeezeralbumisthe“bestnewWeezeralbumsincePinkerton,”butno,really,EverythingWillBeAlrightIntheEndisthebestnewWeezeralbumsincePinkerton.That’saccordingtoStereogum,whichraves,“AsfarasI’mconcerned,havingheardthewholethShow More Summary

Arca – “Thievery” Video (NSFW)

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 [...]

Watch: Arca - “Thievery” [NSFW]

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

TV On The Radio – “Happy Idiot” Video (Feat. Paul Reubens)

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 [...]

The fascinating Alma Mahler

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

Music Review: Dustin Wong & Takako Minekawa - Savage Imagination

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

Music Review: PC Worship - Social Rust

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

PREMIERE: Hollow Everdaze – ‘Omnious’ video

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.

Swedish Scientists Are Competing To See Who Can Hide The Most Dylan Lyrics In Research Papers

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 [...]

Enjoy This Hypnotic, Soulful Cover Of Sheryl Crow’s ‘The Difficult Kind’ By NOLA Songbird Maggie Koerner

If,bychance,you’veseentheseeminglyalwaystouringNewOrleans-basedband,Galactic,recentlychancesareyou’veseenMaggieKoerner—who’sbeenopeningforandperformingwiththebandforthebetterpartofayearorsonow—andchancesareyou’velefttheshowblownawaybyher,ashervoiceandstagepresenceare…something.

Lucius – “Wonderful” (My Morning Jacket Cover) (Stereogum Premiere)

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 [...]

Hear An Alternate Mix Of Led Zeppelin’s “The Rain Song” From Houses Of The Holy Reissue

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 [...]

World of Bluegrass Returns to Raleigh; NPR Premieres Bela Fleck & Abigail Washburn’s Album; New Music Videos

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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

Premiere: Black Spirituals - “Black”

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

Saga to release Flight Risk EP on Lit City Trax

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

Listen To Maroon 5’s ‘Animals’ Remix Ft. J. Cole

LoveorhateMaroon5andloveorhatetheirsingle“Animals,”thetruthishavingtherecordasthesoundtrackfortheKiaSoulEVcommercial wasamajorplug.Withoutfail,IseeitatleasttwiceadayandthesongisstuckinmyheadthesamewayGeico’sKennyRogers'”TheGambler”clip is.

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