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Stream Distortion Mirrors’ New Wavy Explosion ‘Prom Queen’

Distortion Mirrors started in 2011 as the solo bedroom project of synth-worshipper Luke Worle, but later expanded to include guitarist and multi-instrumentalist Josiah Brooks. Since…
Kyle McGovern / August 16, 2013

Rap Songs of the Week: Danny Brown’s Guest Verses Are Pretty Great, Too

Black Milk, "Perfected on Puritan Ave."Nostalgic bells, an expanding and contracting drone reminiscent of the THX soundcheck, and a few tricks from the orchestrated pop…
Brandon Soderberg / August 16, 2013

Fucked Up Share Rarities in Honor of Overdue Website Launch

Toronto hardcore innovators Fucked Up have, um, launched a website. As rare as it is to find a successful young band without a home on…
Chris Martins / August 15, 2013

These New Puritans Channel Terrence Malick in Artful ‘Organ Eternal’ Video

These New Puritans' last video, for the lushly orchestrated "Fragment Two," explored a gloomy, glacial landscape. Now, the British art-rock outfit have shared a new clip…
Kyle McGovern / August 15, 2013

SZA Drops Woozy ‘Teen Spirit’ and ‘Julia,’ Inks Deal With Kendrick Lamar

Kendrick Lamar's Top Dawg Entertainment now has its first R&B signee — and its first female member. She is 23 years old, goes by SZA…
Jordan Sargent / August 15, 2013

Hear Marc Maron Shred on YACHT’s Disco Ripper ‘Party at the NSA’

As it turns out, celebrated comic Marc Maron has an acerbic ability to shred guitar equal of his biting wit. The WTF podcast host does a little ax-slinging for…
Chris Martins / August 15, 2013

Joe Goddard Casts Adorable Daughter in Heartwarming ‘Step Together’ Video

Joe Goddard keeps it all in the family for his latest music video, a cozy clip promoting "Step Together," the house-flavored opener from June's Taking Over EP.
Kyle McGovern / August 15, 2013

Lana Del Rey Fails to Rock in ‘True Love on the Side’ Leak

Lana Del Rey leaks were practically a weekly event back in July, but those of you set to drooling over possibly new demos or Gaga-dissing throw-away…
Dan Reilly / August 15, 2013

See Johnny Rain’s Brooding ‘Jericho’ Video

The hypnotic video for "Jericho," a stand-out from the Southern California singer's album L.O.M. (Lullaby Of Machine), released earlier this year, is like a hip-hop…
Brandon Soderberg / August 15, 2013

Blood Orange’s Dev Hynes Funks Up Drake’s ‘Hold On, We’re Going Home’

One immediate Twitter reaction to Drake's recent '80s pop-nodding single "Hold On, We're Going Home" was that it sounded as if it was produced by…
Jordan Sargent / August 15, 2013

Kim Deal Gently Buries the Past in ‘Are You Mine?’ Video

For the third installment in her ongoing solo series, former Pixies star Kim Deal continues in the lullaby-like vein of her last B-side, "Likkle More."
Dan Reilly / August 15, 2013

Watch Gucci Mane and Chief Keef Prove Their Stuff Is ‘Darker’ Than Yours

Gucci Mane and Chief Keef have become intertwined in 2013, with Keef mimicking Gucci's classic tracks both explicitly and implicitly and Gucci taking Keef under…
Jordan Sargent / August 15, 2013

Watch Richard Buckner’s Poetic ‘When You Tell Me How It Is’ Video

Richard Buckner's most recent album, 2011's Our Blood, resulted from a painstaking recording process. So, to avoid the quicksand of overthinking his follow-up, the alt-country vet…
Kyle McGovern / August 15, 2013

Toro y Moi Covers Ricky Gervais/David Brent’s ‘Slough’ Without the Slightest Wink

Earlier this summer, Ricky Gervais resurrected his Office character David Brent for a series of web videos in which he gives guitar lessons, takes questions…
Dan Reilly / August 15, 2013

Hear Zola Jesus’ Stunning ‘Fall Back,’ Her Orchestral Album’s Lone New Song

Zola Jesus' Versions features string-aided reworkings of her back catalog courtesy of the Mivos Quartet and composer JG Thirlwell, stripping away her electronic production to…
Dan Reilly / August 15, 2013

Stream Plankton Wat’s Radiant West Coast Tribute ‘Empire Mines’

Dewey Mahood helped found psychedelic Portland crew Eternal Tapestry, but the guitar maestro has since parted ways with his comrades to focus on his own…
Kyle McGovern / August 15, 2013

Hear Quasi’s Boisterous Noise-Pop Rocket ‘See You on Mars’

Portland super-duo Quasi are celebrating two decades of making music together by releasing Mole City, a so-called "Encyclopedia of Kicking Ass," on Kill Rock Stars come…
Chris Martins / August 15, 2013

Watch Prefuse 73 and Teebs Unite in Sons of the Morning’s ‘The Way the Winter Passed Us’

New York-based producer Prefuse 73 has an impressive history of both collaboration and solo innovation, so it makes sense that the glitch-hop godfather would start…
Chris Martins / August 15, 2013

See Johnathan Rice’s Gruesomely Literal ‘My Heart Belongs to You’ Video

Is been quite some time since we've heard from Scottish-born, Los Angeles-dwelling songman Johnathan Rice. Of course, he's regaled us alongside his special ladyfriend Jenny…
Chris Martins / August 15, 2013

Kendrick Lamar’s ‘Control’ Verse: Not as Impressive as It Seems

Last night, Big Sean released "Control," a track that won't make his upcoming album, Hall of Fame, due to sample-clearance issues. It's a seven-minute epic pulled…
Brandon Soderberg / August 15, 2013
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