The Mark isn’t shy about warning us of the hellish, downright dangerous games awaiting us on the bayou beats beneath “Louisiana Voodoo,” but with a little assistance from axman Tony Joe White, the imagery in his lyrics comes to life before us in more than a melodic fashion. The harmonies here feel divine in spots,
Electronica is at an apex that critics can’t seem to stop talking about this season, and if you’re curious what all of the fuss has been about, I’d recommend taking a peek at the genre’s esteemed underground and specifically contemporary acts like Elektragaaz. Unlike a lot of their predecessors, Elektragaaz isn’t creatively limited by the
Equal parts indie rock, gypsy punk, dark folk and garage rock, there’s no describing the sound The Dirty Shirts are rocking in their new single “Gin & Tonic” without using words like hybrid and experimental, yet I’d hesitate in lumping their aesthetics in with the vast pool of left-field pop acts dominating the underground at
NYC singer-songwriter Devon Gordon (The RoseCrumbs) brings psychedelic rock into a modern mix and creates a booming kaleidoscope of sound, energy and musical color. Her upcoming debut EP reveals her ardent vocals, grinding guitar and groovy bass work, over the signature drum vibe of renowned Jane’s Addiction drummer, Stephen Perkins. Drawing on the melodic influences
News Car Seat Headrest Cover Kate Bush, David Bowie, Nine Inch Nails on New EP: Listen They’ve also shared an EP with Making a Door Less Open remixes By Evan Minsker June 22, 2021 Facebook Twitter Car Seat Headrest, photo by Carlos Cruz Facebook Twitter Car Seat Headrest have released two new EPs: one with
News Numero Group Announces Pastor T.L. Barrett Box Set I Shall Wear a Crown “Lord’s Prayer” and “Said It Long Time Ago” are on the forthcoming set from the oft-sampled gospel icon By Matthew Ismael Ruiz June 22, 2021 Facebook Twitter Pastor T.L. Barrett, photo courtesy of Shore Fire Media Facebook Twitter Numero Group has
Metallica are celebrating the 30th anniversary of “The Black Album” with a massive collection of covers from some of music’s biggest names. Set for release digitally on September 10th and physically on October 1st, The Metallica Blacklist boasts contributions from over 50 artists, including Miley Cyrus, Elton John, Depeche Mode’s Dave Gahan, J Balvin, St.
On the day Lorde dropped the details for her upcoming album, Solar Power, the pop star also made a virtual visit to The Late Show with Stephen Colbert. She spoke about the LP’s eye-catching cover art, her upcoming tour plans, and what it was like living in New Zealand over the past year. After reminiscing about
News Sony Music Australia CEO Dismissed Amid Allegations of Toxic Workplace Denis Handlin is said to have overseen a “boys’ club” at the label. Former employees have levelled allegations including sexual harassment and intimidation by senior staff. By Jazz Monroe June 21, 2021 Facebook Twitter Denis Handlin (Don Arnold/WireImage) Facebook Twitter Denis Handlin has been
Slipknot singer Corey Taylor recently gave young terminally ill fan Trevor a “#DREAMDAY” wish by engaging in a one-hour video chat via the Living the Dream Foundation. Sadly, Trevor passed away from brain cancer just a few weeks later. The Living the Dream Foundation was founded by Scottie Somers, a musician who battles cystic fibrosis.
News Lorde Shares New “Solstice” Teaser The clip finds Lorde chilling at the beach, and arrives just before the summer solstice By Madison Bloom June 20, 2021 Facebook Twitter Lorde (Photo by Burak Cingi/Redferns). Facebook Twitter Lorde has shared a new teaser as part of her Solar Power rollout. The 21-second clip is called “Solstice,”
Deap Vally has dropped their latest EP, American Cockroach, via Cooking Vinyl Limited. Stream it below on Apple Music and Spotify. The four-track project serves as the duo’s second EP of the year (following February’s Digital Dream) and contains lead single “I Like Crime” featuring Jennie Vee of Eagles of Death Metal, as well as
When you’ve got the precision attack of Greye, you don’t need much more than a sexy set of chugging riffs to make a hit single even better, and in their new cut “Over My Head,” the Florida-stationed rockers give us what could be some of the heaviest-hitting guitar parts of their career to date. Instead
News MIKE Shares Video for New Song “Spiral”: Watch As Disco! approaches, the rapper releases another visual for the album By Evan Minsker June 18, 2021 Facebook Twitter MIKE, photo by Akhira Montague Facebook Twitter MIKE’s new album Disco! is right around the corner, and with the project’s June 21 release via his label 10k
“They said, ‘Your character is gonna be a very good-looking guy,” said Steve Buscemi, answering a question about how much he knew in advance about the Fargo character written specifically for him, at the Tribeca Festival’s 25th anniversary screening of Fargo on Friday (June 18th). He was, of course, joking about the fact that multiple
News Mariah the Scientist Announces Ry Ry World, Shares Video for New Song “2 You”: Watch The Atlanta-based R&B artist’s new project is out this summer via RCA By Matthew Strauss June 18, 2021 Facebook Twitter Mariah the Scientist in “2 You,” directed by Edgar Esteves and Jon Primo Facebook Twitter Atlanta-based R&B artist Mariah
The latest bout of NFT-related drama has resulted in a first-of-a-kind lawsuit between Roc-A-Fella Records and one of its founders. TMZ reported Friday that the record company is suing co-founder Damon Dash for allegedly trying to sell Reasonable Doubt, Jay-Z’s 1996 debut album, as an NFT (non-fungible token). Roc-A-Fella claims that Dash had plans to
News Taylor Swift Announces New Re-Recorded Album Red (Taylor’s Version) The record will be expanded to 30 songs and arrive in November By Matthew Strauss June 18, 2021 Facebook Twitter Taylor Swift, March 2021 (Francis Specker/CBS via Getty Images) Facebook Twitter Taylor Swift has confirmed that the next re-recorded album she’ll release is a new
The Pitch: Steven Soderbergh has been busier than ever since returning to filmmaking in 2017; No Sudden Move is his six feature in less than four years, premiering at the Tribeca Festival before making its way to HBO Max in July. No Sudden Move follows Curt Goynes (Don Cheadle) and Ronald Russo (Benicio del Toro)
The new single by R&B Singer/Songwriter, Darrell Kelley, is centered around the case of Ronald Greene. Ronald Greene was a 49 year old, African American male, who died as a result of an altercation with Monroe Police. Kelley’s material is typically based around African American subjects, who lost their lives to alleged police brutality/excessive force.