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M.I.A. Settles on an Album Title, Finally Confirms Release Date

Update: Before its official release on Friday, M.I.A. decided to premiere "Go Off," her collaboration with Skrillex and Blaqstarr, on Annie Mac’s BBC Radio 1 show.
Rachel Brodsky / July 14, 2016

Chance the Rapper’s Newest Song Remembers Muhammad Ali at the ESPY Awards

Chance the Rapper paid tribute to the late Muhammad Ali with an original song to close out last night's ESPY Awards. The champion boxer known as the Greatest…
Anna Gaca / July 14, 2016

Listen to Faith No More’s Mike Patton Chat With Savages’ Jehnny Beth

Savages' Jehnny Beth welcomed Faith No More frontman Mike Patton on her Beats 1 show "Start Making Sense" last night. The two talked about how…
Rachel Brodsky / July 14, 2016

Justice Are Back With ‘Safe and Sound,’ Their First Single in Five Years

It's been five years since Justice hit a sophomore slump with Audio, Video, Disco. The French duo has finally broken their silence with the grand "Safe…
Brian Josephs / July 13, 2016

Beach Slang Debut New Song ‘Punks in a Disco Bar’

A night after covering all of the Replacements' Pleased to Meet Me live in Brooklyn, Philadelphia anthem-rockers Beach Slang are back with their first new…
Andrew Unterberger / July 13, 2016

YG Is ‘Still Brazy’ in His Latest Video

YG's Essential new LP, Still Brazy, has been lauded as the type of album that makes you throw up a black-power fist with one hand and handle…
Brian Josephs / July 13, 2016

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
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