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Yes, Taylor Swift Ghostwrote on Calvin Harris and Rihanna’s ‘This Is What You Came For’

Taylor Swift has everything, and that includes the publishing rights to "This Is What You Came For." Yeah, that's Calvin Harris and Rihanna's hit, but…
Brian Josephs / July 13, 2016

Kurt Vile Recorded a Country-Folk Rendition of the ‘Squidbillies’ Theme Song

Kurt Vile took his turn covering the Squidbillies theme song today, one week after Father John Misty shared his own cover in the premiere episode of…
Rachel Brodsky / July 13, 2016

The Julie Ruin Declare ‘I Decide’ to ‘Seth Meyers’

Kathleen Hanna's the Julie Ruin have been enjoying a swarm of positive publicity this month around the release of their new album, Hit Reset. Last night, they…
Rachel Brodsky / July 13, 2016

Jennifer Lopez and Lin-Manuel Miranda Take ‘Love Make the World Go Round’ to ‘Fallon’

Last night, Lin-Manuel Miranda and Jennifer Lopez took their Orlando benefit anthem, "Love Make the World Go Round," to The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.
Brian Josephs / July 13, 2016

Preoccupations (Formerly Viet Cong) Feel ‘Degraded’ on Latest Single

With their controversial original band name behind them, Preoccupations (formerly Viet Cong) are endeavoring to move forward with new music. Their latest is "Degraded," a super-dark slice of post-punk…
Anna Gaca / July 13, 2016

Hinds Give a Nutty Visualization of Romance in ‘Warts’ Video

Spanish lo-fi quartet Hinds have released their video for "Warts," and it's a bit of a trip. The bandmembers don kimonos as they traverse Barcelona’s Walden7 building, a puzzle-like…
Brian Josephs / July 13, 2016

In Case You Missed It, Gucci Mane and Young Thug Want to Remind You ‘Guwop Home’

Update: The "Guwop Home" video has arrived. Watch it below. Gucci Mane is a free man, and his appointment calendar is booked.
Anna Gaca / July 13, 2016

A.G. Cook’s ‘Superstar’ Will Get You Up, Up, Up

PC Music founder and DJ A.G. Cook has released a neon sugar rush of a new single called "Superstar." Featuring himself on vocals, "Superstar" kicks…
Rachel Brodsky / July 13, 2016

AlunaGeorge’s ‘Mean What I Mean’ Is the Latest Pop Jam About Consent

London pop duo AlunaGeorge have shared a new single, "Mean What I Mean," featuring Chicago singer and rapper Dreezy and mask-wearing Brooklyn MC Leikeli47. The song is a bubbly,…
Anna Gaca / July 13, 2016

Watch a Trailer for Carrie Brownstein’s Short Film Starring Kim Gordon

Sleater-Kinney's Carrie Brownstein has written and directed a new short film called The Realest Real for KENZO's fall-winter campaign. Starring Kim Gordon, Laura Harrier, Mahershala Ali,…
Rachel Brodsky / July 13, 2016

Beach Slang Cover ‘Can’t Hardly Wait’ With Craig Finn, Announce New Song Coming Today

The Replacements' "Can't Hardly Wait" is a regular set-ender for noted 'Mats acolytes Beach Slang, but last night's performance of the alt-rock standard at the…
Andrew Unterberger / July 13, 2016

PJ Harvey Shares Thumping New Song, ‘Guilty’

PJ Harvey's been busy promoting her latest release, The Hope Six Demolition Project; yesterday she shared new U.K./European tour dates, and she'll hit the U.S.
Rachel Brodsky / July 13, 2016

Gucci Mane Is a Financially Stable Trap God on ‘Multi Millionaire LaFlare’

Gucci Mane is free and the streets shall be fed. After his collaboration with Migos dropped earlier today, LaFlare continues the hype for his comeback…
Brian Josephs / July 12, 2016

Fetty Wap and PnB Rock Talk About ‘Money, Hoes, and Flows’ on New Mixtape

In a welcome surprise, Fetty Wap and Philadelphia upstart PnB Rock have connected for Money, Hoes, and Flows, a collaborative mixtape. Although the duo have joined forces before,…
Brian Josephs / July 12, 2016

Real Estate Announce Fall Tour Dates

Real Estate might not be performing with guitarist Matt Mondanile anymore (he left to focus on his Ducktails project back in May), but the indie-rock favorites are still chugging…
Rachel Brodsky / July 12, 2016

Ty Segall Throws a Nightmarish Birthday Party in ‘Californian Hills’ Video

Ty Segall might have recently released an album with GØGGS, but that hasn't prevented him promoting his current solo album, Emotional Mugger. (But then, does anything…
Rachel Brodsky / July 12, 2016

Migos and Gucci Mane Bring the Heat on ‘Now’

The number of bangers coming from Atlanta should multiply with Gucci Mane out of jail. Plus, Migos are still keeping busy, releasing their 3 Way EP last…
Brian Josephs / July 12, 2016

Blink-182 Hit ‘Colbert’ With ‘Bored to Death’

Update: Blink also broke out their 1999 classic "What's My Age Again?" as a Colbert web exclusive. Watch it here.  After…
Brian Josephs / July 12, 2016

St. Vincent Remakes ‘The Golden Girls’ Theme Song Into an Ambient Dirge

Back in the '80s, there was a little show called The Golden Girls, a charming sitcom dedicated to AARP-age friendship that's riddled with the era's cliches. The show…
Brian Josephs / July 12, 2016

VH1 Hip Hop Honors: Missy Elliott, Queen Latifah, Salt-n-Pepa, and Lil’ Kim Celebrated

Last night, VH1 Hip Hop Honors returned for the first time since 2010. Paying homage to "the female pioneers, trailblazers and trend-setters" in hip-hop in…
Rachel Brodsky / July 12, 2016
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