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Maxwell’s Documentary Traces New Jersey Rock Club’s Rich History

Iconic Hoboken rock club Maxwell's will tear its last ticket on Wednesday night (July 31) following 35 years of loyal operation in service to punk,…
Chris Martins / July 30, 2013

Hear Oh Land’s Graceful Feminist Manifesto ‘Renaissance Girls’

A few weeks back, Oh Land announced her impending third album by laying out "My Boxer," a sucker-punching electro seducer produced and co-written by Dan Carey…
Kyle McGovern / July 30, 2013

The Weeknd Has No Time for Slow Sex on ‘Love in the Sky’

The Weeknd's Kiss Land is shaping up to be one long lament about the jetset life, drugs and how they affect his sex life. Following…
Dan Reilly / July 30, 2013

Chance the Rapper Tweets at God in ‘Everybody’s Something’ Video

For a 20-year-old, Chance the Rapper is strikingly introspective. The LSD-dropping Chicago rapper covers a staggering amount of ground on each track of his SPIN Essential Acid Rap,…
Dan Reilly / July 30, 2013

Chief Keef Video Insists ‘I Ain’t Done Turnin’ Up’ Despite Whole World’s Advice

Last week Chief Keef shared two new songs, "Go to Jail" and "I Ain't Done Turnin' Up." While the former had nothing to do with…
Chris Martins / July 30, 2013

Hunters Have a Synchronized-Swimming ‘Seizure’ in New Video

Earlier this month, Hunters shared "Seizure," a slab of feedback-juiced pop-punk off the Brooklyn duo's upcoming self-titled debut album. Now, noise-makers Isabel Almeida and Derek Watson have dropped an…
Kyle McGovern / July 30, 2013

Drake Pal Sampha Performs ‘Indecision’ in Brother’s Childhood Bedroom

British vocalist Sampha is having a big summer: first he featured on Drake's most recent single "The Motion," and today his new EP Dual was released…
Jordan Sargent / July 30, 2013

William Tyler Remakes Cult Drag-Racing Film for ‘Portrait of Sarah’ Video

William Tyler honors the open road and cult 1970s cinema in the just-released video for "A Portrait of Sarah." Directed by Michael Carter, the nearly…
Kyle McGovern / July 30, 2013

Acquaintances Battle Their Vices on Spacy, Splintered ‘This Night Is a Trick’

Ponys haven't put out a studio album since 2007's estimable Turns the Lights Out, but in a way it's a boom year for fans of the Chicago…
Marc Hogan / July 30, 2013

CSS’ Dancehall ‘Hangover’ Gets Worked Over by Dre Skull

Nearly four months after Brazilian electro band CSS debuted their dancehall-infused track "Hangover," Brooklyn DJ/producer Dre Skull dials the song back on his new remix,…
Dan Reilly / July 30, 2013

Justin Timberlake Dances All Over New York in ‘Take Back the Night’ Video

Justin Timberlake has shared the video for "Take Back the Night," the Michael Jackson-channeling first single from his upcoming The 20/20 Experience — 2 of 2,…
Marc Hogan / July 30, 2013

Sebadoh Get Handsy in Goofy ‘All Kinds’ Video

Just because Sebadoh are putting out their first album in 14 years doesn't mean they're going all misty-eyed and mature on us. Okay, fine: "I…
Marc Hogan / July 30, 2013

Lana Del Rey’s Pre-‘Lizzie Grant’ Leaks Recall a More Innocent, Less Talented Time

The summer of 2013 continues to provide a glut of unreleased Lana Del Rey songs. First it was the Motown-inspired "Queen of Disaster," then came…
Dan Reilly / July 30, 2013

Watch Nine Inch Nails Bitterly Reject Hope and Change in ‘Disappointed’ Live Debut

When Trent Reznor gives more interviews about Nine Inch Nails' Hesitation Marks, someone will probably ask him about politics. The topic doesn't come up as often…
Marc Hogan / July 30, 2013

Stream Dinosaur Bones’ Feral New Album, ‘Shaky Dream’

Dinosaur Bones' repertoire includes gloomy garage hooks, droning rhythms that flow into sleek grooves, and muffled crooning courtesy of singer-guitarist Ben Fox. The Toronto quintet's…
Kyle McGovern / July 30, 2013

Hear Redder Unravel Minimal Beauty on ‘Border/lines’

Helsinki duo Redder are cut from the same cloth as contemporaries James Blake, Majical Cloudz, and the xx. All are artists who blend the electronic…
Chris Martins / July 30, 2013

Black Joe Lewis Issues Funky Plea in Lively ‘Come to My Party’ Video

Earlier this month, Black Joe Lewis dropped by Austin's Do512 Lounge to film an in-studio performance for the venue's Shiner Sessions live series. Now we…
Kyle McGovern / July 30, 2013

The band in Heaven Celebrate Classic Literature, Summer Orgies in ‘Dandelion Wine’ Video

The band in Heaven's latest single, "Dandelion Wine," shares its title with a Ray Bradbury novel. Published in 1957, Bradbury's Dandelion Wine distills the author's childhood…
Kyle McGovern / July 30, 2013

Stream Demon Queen’s Warped Electro-Funk Opus ‘Exorcise Tape’

Demon Queen is a match made in some gloriously fucked dimension where roving gangs of centaurs rule the streets, Wild Style is treated as gospel,…
Chris Martins / July 30, 2013

Pete Rock & Camp Lo Spar With Ab-Soul on ‘Don’t Ya Just Love It’

With '90s-style Bronx rap making a comeback, there are a number of current rappers aiming for Camp Lo's throne. Figures that in 2013, a West…
Jordan Sargent / July 30, 2013
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