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Flume Enlists Tove Lo to Masterfully ‘Say It’ for Him

Australian beat mastermind Flume has already started to make a habit of big-stage festival appearances here in the United States, and his upcoming album Skin —…
Brennan Carley / April 20, 2016

Supergroup Gone Is Gone Release Slamming First Song, ‘Violescent’

Gone Is Gone — the recently announced supergroup featuring Mastodon's Troy Sanders, Queens of the Stone Age's Troy VanLeeuwen, and At the Drive-In's Tony Hajjar —…
Anna Gaca / April 20, 2016

Elvis Depressedly Share Pensive New Track, ‘slip’

In 2013, Mat Cothran, a.k.a. the brain behind lo-fi luminary Elvis Depressedly, released an EP called holo pleasures. It'll be reissued via Run For Cover along with a…
Rachel Brodsky / April 20, 2016

Taboo, One of the Two Members of Black Eyed Peas You Don’t Need to Care About, Released a Solo Single

We human beings are mere mortals. Every one of us has a finite time on this Earth. So, given that we're all going to die…
James Grebey / April 20, 2016

Garbage Can’t Shake Self-Doubt on Blazing New Single, ‘Empty’

Alt-pop pioneers Garbage recently announced news of their sixth studio album, Strange Little Birds, and now they've unveiled its first single, "Empty."
Rachel Brodsky / April 20, 2016

Colleen Green Celebrates the Leafy Holiday With ‘Green My Eyes’

Colleen Green's 2015 release, I Want to Grow Up, was one of SPIN's 50 Best Albums of the Year for good reason — its insightful takes on…
Brennan Carley / April 20, 2016

Watch Rihanna’s NSFW ‘Needed Me’ Video

Rihanna has a new video for "Needed Me" out today, which is April 20. "Just because it's 420," she explained on Instagram. The…
Anna Gaca / April 20, 2016

Snapchat Celebrates 4/20 With a Blackface Bob Marley Filter

Snapchat, the popular photo-messaging app, likes to celebrate holidays and special events by giving its users fun filters that change the way their faces look.
James Grebey / April 20, 2016

AEG Live Has Reportedly Purchased Bowery Presents

Billboard reports that global concert promoter AEG Live has finalized a long-in-the-making deal to purchase formerly independent New York City promoter Bowery Presents, responsible for…
Brennan Carley / April 20, 2016

Courtney Love Reportedly Kicked Out of Coachella Afterparty for ‘Being Too Drunk’

Reports say Courtney Love might've gotten a little too sloppy at a Coachella afterparty this weekend, according to the New York Post's notorious gossip section Page Six. Sources for the…
James Grebey / April 20, 2016

Grimes Performs ‘Flesh Without Blood,’ ‘REALiTi,’ and ‘Ave Maria’ on BBC Radio 1

Grimes and band member HANA beamed into Annie Mac's BBC Radio 1 show yesterday to perform Art Angels' "Flesh Without Blood" and "REALiTi." The multi-talented Claire…
Anna Gaca / April 20, 2016

The Flaming Lips Bring ‘Space Oddity,’ Chewbacca to the ‘Late Show’

The Flaming Lips brought their cover of David Bowie's "Space Oddity" to last night's Late Show With Stephen Colbert. Frontman Wayne Coyne also returned to his perch on Chewbacca's…
Anna Gaca / April 20, 2016

Fetty Wap Gets Real For a Minute on New Track ‘My Environment’

Reigning SPIN Rookie of the Year Fetty Wap shared a new song on his SoundCloud last night. "My Environment" is a four minute track built…
Andrew Unterberger / April 20, 2016

Go ‘Swimming’ With a Trippy Tune by Fleet Foxes’ Robin Pecknold

Robin Pecknold has shared a trippy new track, "Swimming," recorded with drummer Neal Morgan. The Fleet Foxes songwriter has been mostly quiet since the band…
Anna Gaca / April 19, 2016

Stream Rufus Wainwright’s Sprawling ‘Take All My Loves: 9 Shakespeare Sonnets’

Singer-songwriter Rufus Wainwright has assembled one of the wildest groups of vocalists and partners for his lengthy new concept piece, Take All My Loves: 9 Shakespeare…
Brennan Carley / April 19, 2016

Afropunk Festival 2016 Lineup: Ice Cube, TV on the Radio, Tyler, the Creator, and More

The lineup for the 2016 Afropunk Festival is out, and Ice Cube, TV on the Radio, and Tyler, the Creator are set to take the…
James Grebey / April 19, 2016

Sturgill Simpson and Stephen Colbert Teach You How to Behave at Waffle House

Unlikely country duo Sturgill Simpson and Stephen Colbert played a new song on the Late Show last night. It's called "No Shirt, No Shoes, No Knuckleheads," and it's…
Anna Gaca / April 19, 2016

Pearl Jam Latest Act to Cancel North Carolina Show Due to Anti-LGBTQ Law

Following the freedom-rock lead of artists like Bruce Springsteen and Ringo Starr in taking a stand against the prejudicial bathroom laws of North Carolina, Pearl…
Andrew Unterberger / April 19, 2016

Twin Peaks Share Kicked-Back New Track, ‘Holding Roses’

Chicago scuzz act Twin Peaks have shared a new track from their upcoming Down in Heaven album called "Holding Roses." The song, which is about a breakup of…
James Grebey / April 18, 2016

Apple Music, Spotify, and Tidal Are Streaming Different Versions of Kanye West’s ‘Yeezus’

Update 3: The changes Kanye West made to the Yeezus cuts might not be new — some fans on Twitter are noting that some of the changes may be…
Brennan Carley / April 18, 2016
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