G-Side Split, Chapter Two: Yung Clova and the Start of His Solo Career

"We're just getting old. Me? I got a daughter, I got a family." That's Yung Clova, one half of the defunct-for-the-moment, Huntsville, Alabama duo G-Side,…
Brandon Soderberg / September 14, 2012

Hungry for the Power (of House): Dim Mak Signs Toronto Classicists Azari & III

Steve Aoki's Dim Mak label announced this week that it will re-release Azari & III's self-titled debut album at the end of October. The Toronto…
Philip Sherburne / September 14, 2012

See Kings of Leon Spinoff Smoke & Jackal’s NSFW ‘No Tell’ Video

Where there's Smoke, there's Jackal. And where there's Smoke & Jackal, there's Kings of Leon bassist Jared Followill and KoL-like band Mona's singer Nick Brown.
Marc Hogan / September 14, 2012

Girl Talk’s Cat Sings Collective Soul’s ‘Shine’

Like a lot of us, Girl Talk's cat misses the '90s. Via Twitter, Gregg Gillis shared this clip of his furry friend filling in for…
Chris Martins / September 14, 2012

Watch A Place to Bury Strangers’ iPhone-Shot ‘Leaving Tomorrow’ Video

The new single from Brooklyn's A Place to Bury Strangers is a fast and thrashy, buzzy and blown slab of chugging post-punk, so the video…
Chris Martins / September 14, 2012

Death Grips Drop Massive Interactive ‘I’ve Seen Footage’ Video

So the VMAs were a bust and Headbangers Ball may be on its way out, but MTV can still do a few music-related things right,…
Chris Martins / September 13, 2012

Rap Release of the Week: 100s’ ‘Ice Cold Perm’

Consider Berkeley rapper 100s' Ice Cold Perm an album-length bizarro version of the Coup's "Fuck a Perm," from that Bay Area group's 1993 Kill My…
Brandon Soderberg / September 13, 2012

Hear House of Lightning, Triumphant Art-Metal From Members of Floor and Dove

South Florida is the reigning home of poptimist-metal royalty, and creeping up from behind those palm trees in Winter Haven comes House of Lightning. The…
Christopher R. Weingarten / September 13, 2012

Hear Gap Dream’s Bedroom-Psych Hotbox ‘Generator’

Gap Dream is the psychedelic bedroom pop project of Cleveland native Gabe Fulvimar, a Lou Reed-indebted, weed-endorsing wisenheimer whose melodic sensibility offers a less symphonic…
David Bevan / September 13, 2012

See DJ Nature’s Meditative ‘Savage Reprise’ Video

More than most of dance music's subgenres, deep house is all about roots, and Milo Johnson's run just about as deep as they go. Back…
Philip Sherburne / September 13, 2012

Hear Bat for Lashes Touch a Star on Dreamy ‘Marilyn’

The cover for Natasha Khan's third album as Bat for Lashes, The Haunted Man, suggests a record of raw, unadorned revelations. But the second track…
Marc Hogan / September 13, 2012

Hear Neighbors’ Indietronica Update ‘Diamonds’

Neighbors are Brooklyn's Noah Stitelman (and friends) — a nice guy with a real knack for the kind of upbeat but downcast indietronica that the…
Chris Martins / September 13, 2012

Nicki Minaj Teams With Cassie, Compares Herself to Blossom on ‘The Boys’

At MTV's Video Music Awards last week, a surreally proportioned Nicki Minaj announced that she's reissuing her April album Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded with the…
Chris Martins / September 13, 2012

Hear Body Language Launch Basement Disco Into Space on ‘Lose My Head’

The sticky basement disco of Body Language is inescapable on their new single, "Lose My Head." It's the Pied Piper sporting a 'fro and a…
Chris Martins / September 13, 2012

Lily Allen Returns on Pink’s Breezy ‘True Love’

When you're looking for a dash of brutal honesty, you could do a whole lot worse than turn to Lily Allen, the British pop shit-talker…
Marc Hogan / September 13, 2012

Dillon Francis Pretends He’s Tiesto in ‘Masta Blasta (The Rebirth)’ Video

In his new video for "Masta Blasta (The Rebirth)" Moombahton upsetter Dillon Francis signs a pair of tits as "Tiësto," takes a piss on a…
Chris Martins / September 13, 2012

Emeralds Announce Latest Synth Odyssey, ‘Just to Feel Anything,’ on Editions Mego

Cleveland's crystal voyagers Emeralds will release their first new album since 2010's Does It Look Like I'm Here? in November, they announced today. Titled Just…
Philip Sherburne / September 13, 2012

Kid Koala Breaks Down Scratch-Pop Masterwork ’12 Bit Blues’: Full Album Stream

Scratchmaster general Kid Koala has returned from throwing multi-disciplinary science fairs across the country and drawing 132-page graphic novels to doing something a little more,…
Christopher R. Weingarten / September 12, 2012

G-Side Split Up, ST 2 Lettaz Preps Solo Album

G-Side, the Huntsville, Alabama, rap duo consisting of ST 2 Lettaz and Yung Clova have split up.
Brandon Soderberg / September 12, 2012

Watch Lianne La Havas’ Playful ‘Age’ Video

In the new video for "Age" by British folk 'n' soul chanteuse Lianne La Havas, the absorbing 23-year-old prepares for a picnic date with a…
Chris Martins / September 12, 2012
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