In addition to decades of writing their own lovely songs, Yo La Tengo run a sideline as one of the world’s greatest cover bands. They pepper almost every album and live show with other people’s compositions, and regularly pull stunts like their yearly fundraiser for their beloved local radio station WFMU, during which anyone who…
Nine Inch Nails are releasing Bad Witch at the end of a week, wrapping up a trilogy that began with 2016’s Not The Actual Events. Trent Reznor’s recent run of EPs have had a pointed political bent, and in a new interview with The New York Times, Reznor talks about why he … More »
Late Bloomer really are blooming late. Not that they weren’t good before — they were — but their upcoming third full-length, Waiting, is a big step forward, finding the North Carolina power trio really coming into their own. The LP, recorded with indie-world superproducer Justin Pizzoferrato, is out at the end of the month, and … More »
Sir Paul McCartney has just released a double A-side single with two new songs, “I Don’t Know,” and “Come On To Me,” on Capitol Records. This news comes just after the announcement of a forthcoming studio album in the works, set to come out this fall. More »
Cali punk veterans Bad Religion have a new song with a title like the headline of an unimaginative thinkpiece. It’s called “The Kids Are Alt-Right,” and it’s their first single since 2013’s True North. It sounds like a Bad Religion song: power chords, stomping drums, lyrics that make the target of their ire extremely clear. This time it’s…
While other superstars are surprise-releasing their music, or giving it only a week or two of notice before releasing new albums, Ariana Grande is going the other direction. She’s been teasing out the information on her new album Sweetener for months, sharing the early single “No Tears Left To Cry” and letting the … More »
Halsey will headline the 2018 Billboard Hot 100 Music Festival alongside Rae Sremmurd, DJ Snake, and Future. The “Bad At Love” singer joins Kehlani, Daya, and more previously announced performers for the annual summer festival at Northwell Health at Jones Beach Theater in Long Island, New York, August 18 and 19. More »
Famed performer Paul Simon has revealed the location of the final concert of his farewell tour.
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Bad Bad Hats strike the sweet spot between bouncy and poignant on their new single “Talk With Your Hands.” Last month, the Minneapolis trio shared a new song, “Write It On Your Heart,” our first look at their upcoming sophomore LP, Lightning Round. Based on these two tracks, the new album is shaping up … More »
Portland, Oregon’s Blitzen Trapper will issue a deluxe 10th anniversary edition of their breakthrough album ‘Furr’ and will perform the album in its entirety during their fall tour.
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