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Hear the National, Courtney Barnett, the War on Drugs, and More Cover Grateful Dead

The National's long-in-the-works Grateful Dead tribute project will at last be released to the public. Titled Day of the Dead, the 59-song box set will feature…
Rachel Brodsky / March 24, 2016

Parquet Courts Take a Short Trip ‘Outside’

The always-productive Parquet Courts have shared another advance track from their upcoming fifth studio album Human Performance, with the sub-two-minute chimer "Outside." The song is…
Andrew Unterberger / March 24, 2016

SBTRKT Recruits D.R.A.M. and Mabel for Lounge-Worthy ‘I Feel Your Pain’

SBTRKT is on a roll: The U.K. producer has just shared his second song in two days, his first new material since October of last year.
Harley Brown / March 23, 2016

Local TV Traffic Reporter Honors Phife Dawg By Sneaking in a Bunch of His Lyrics Into Broadcast

Mark Arum is an on-air traffic reporter at Atlanta’s ABC affiliate WBS-TV, and although his primary job is to let people know what roads to…
James Grebey / March 23, 2016

Watch Creepy Baby Ty Segall Play ‘Conan’

The last time we saw Ty Segall and his all-star band the Muggers, he was wearing clown paint and dropping candy on unwitting audience members at…
Anna Gaca / March 23, 2016

Amnesia Rockfest 2016 Lineup: Jane’s Addiction, Blink-182, Limp Bizkit, Ice Cube, More

Canada's largest music festival of metal, punk, hardcore, hip-hop, and hard rock, the fittingly-titled Amnesia Rockfest, has announced its 2016 lineup. Set to take place…
Harley Brown / March 23, 2016

Kendrick Lamar Got a Crowd of 18,000 to Chant Phife Dawg’s Name in Tribute

Tributes to the golden age of hip-hop great Phife Dawg have been pouring in, but so far Kendrick Lamar's way of honoring the A Tribe…
James Grebey / March 23, 2016

?uestlove Remembers How Phife Dawg Changed His Life

As word spread of Malik "Phife Dawg" Taylor's death late last night, tributes to the late A Tribe Called Quest rapper came pouring in. ?uestlove posted…
Anna Gaca / March 23, 2016

Mac Miller Pays Tribute to Phife Dawg as Larry Fisherman on ‘5 Foot Assassin’

Mac Miller has shared a wrenching tribute to A Tribe Called Quest's Phife Dawg, who died on Tuesday night at age 45. Under his production…
Harley Brown / March 23, 2016

Visit Marissa Nadler’s Haunted House in New Video for ‘All the Colors of the Dark’

Boston singer-songwriter Marissa Nadler has shared a new video for "All the Colors of the Dark," and like much of Nadler's music, it's both eerie and enchanting. The…
Anna Gaca / March 23, 2016

Smashing Pumpkins Covered Hole’s “Malibu” Last Night

Update: We also have footage of Smashing Pumpkins covering David Bowie's "Space Oddity." Scroll down to see fan-shot Instagram video (via NME). Smashing Pumpkins began their U.S.
Anna Gaca / March 23, 2016

R.I.P. Phife Dawg of A Tribe Called Quest, the People’s Champ of ’90s Hip-Hop

Update: A Tribe Called Quest has also issued a statement about the death of Malik "Phife Dog" Taylor, one of the group's founders, saying "We…
Andrew Unterberger / March 23, 2016

Flying Lotus Uploads Three New Songs to SoundCloud

Cerebral producer Flying Lotus shared three new songs on SoundCloud yesterday afternoon. The You're Dead! mastermind uploaded an alternate version of that album's "Turkey Dog…
James Grebey / March 23, 2016

Adele Dedicates Stirring Performance of ‘Make You Feel My Love’ to Brussels Following Terror Attacks

Adele honored the victims of yesterday's terrorist attacks in Brussels and celebrated the city with an emotional performance of her song "Make You Feel My…
James Grebey / March 23, 2016

Lollapalooza Lineup Confirmed: Radiohead, LCD Soundsystem, Red Hot Chili Peppers, and More

The rumors are true: Radiohead, LCD Soundsystem, and Red Hot Chili Peppers are going to headline the 2016 Lollapalooza music festival. Sources hinted that the three…
James Grebey / March 23, 2016

Listen to Aesop Rock’s Geeky Reworking of Pusha T’s ‘Untouchable’

Aesop Rock has shared his own version of Pusha T's "Untouchable," keeping the Timbaland-produced beat and replacing the lyrics with a wild stream of consciousness…
Anna Gaca / March 22, 2016

DJ Khaled Talks Public Enemy, Perfect Pussy, and Miami’s Best Strip Clubs With Nardwuar

Canadian national treasure Nardwuar the Human Serviette met Human Snapchette DJ Khaled for an interview in Austin, Texas, during SXSW last week. Nardwuar presented the Miami-based DJ with records by…
Anna Gaca / March 22, 2016

Will.i.am Has ‘a Hard Drive Full’ of Unreleased Songs by Artists Like Michael Jackson and Beyoncé

Will.i.am apparently has "a hard drive full" of unheard songs by pop megastars, with folders supposedly full of material by Michael Jackson, Beyoncé, Whitney Houston, Rihanna, Britney Spears, and…
Anna Gaca / March 22, 2016

Sex Pistols’ London Home Given Historic Designation by English Government

The London house where members of Sex Pistols lived and recorded trailblazing punk music in the 1970s has been awarded a special historic designation by…
James Grebey / March 22, 2016

SBTRKT Gets Down With The-Dream on Otherworldly ‘Good Morning’

Any day that begins with a new track from shadowy U.K. producer SBTRKT and Atlanta crooner The-Dream is certainly a "Good Morning," so it's fitting that's…
Harley Brown / March 22, 2016
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