New Music

Nicki Minaj Demonstrates a Proper Kendrick Lamar ‘Control’ Verse Response

Kendrick Lamar's conversation-starting guest verse on Big Sean's "Control" has been almost as fascinating for the various ways other rappers have responded as for the…
By: Marc Hogan / November 4, 2013

Angel Haze Sweetly Covers Lana Del Rey’s ‘Summertime Sadness’

Angel Haze continues her #30GOLD remakes series with a word-for-word cover of Lana Del Rey's excellent "Summertime Sadness." Though a bit out of season —…
By: Chris Martins / November 4, 2013

Stream ILLLS’ ‘Hideout From the Feeders’ Album, a Noisy New-Wave Dream

ILLLS is Steven Ross, an Oxford, Mississippi resident with an ear for semi-surfy, semi-stoned, totally dreamy soundscapes, 10 of which can be heard below. While…
By: Chris Martins / November 4, 2013

Watch Charlotte OC’s Bewitching ‘Colour My Heart’ Live Video

The influences coloring Charlotte OC's soulful, dance-floor-ready pop are these: Berghain, Berlin's mythologized nightclub, and the unusual Bon Iver mix she encountered there. "What I…
By: Nicole Sia / November 4, 2013

Watch Califone’s Voyeuristic ‘Frosted Tips’ Video

Back in July, Califone explored the seedier end of Tumblr with the interactive video for "Stitches," the title track from their recently released seventh album.
By: Kyle McGovern / November 4, 2013

Stream Night Terrors of 1927’s Anthemic Debut EP ‘Guilty Pleas’

Last year, former Rilo Kiley guitarist Blake Sennett teamed with Jarrod Gorbel — ex-frontman for Brooklyn outfit the Honorary Title — to craft darkly cathartic…
By: Kyle McGovern / November 4, 2013

Britney Spears’ Ballad ‘Perfume’ Smells Winningly Human

It's Britney Jean, bitches. Britney Spears' most recent hits have presented her as a brand, a husky-voiced muse for sketchy Friday night hedonism, just about…
By: Marc Hogan / November 4, 2013

Lady Gaga Shares Studio Version of ‘Artpop’ Single ‘Dope’

Lady Gaga debuted latest Artpop single "Dope" at last night's YouTube Music Awards. We called it "one of the more bare-bones performances of the night,"…
By: Marc Hogan / November 4, 2013

YouTube Music Awards Performances: Watch Arcade Fire, Lady Gaga, Eminem

The first ever YouTube Music Video Awards were, in short, a charming mess. And while Arcade Fire leader Win Butler's cameo as "Winye West" deserve…
By: Chris Martins / November 4, 2013

Watch Mark de Clive-Lowe’s On-the-Fly Cover of Pal Joey’s ‘Hot Music’

Back in the heyday of the style known as broken beat, the New Zealand-born musician Mark de Clive-Lowe was one of the scene's key players,…
By: Philip Sherburne / November 4, 2013
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