Music articles

Watch Sleigh Bells’ “It’s Just Us Now” Music Video

Watch Sleigh Bells’ “It’s Just Us Now” Music Video

These chicks rule. “Last week, Sleigh Bells announced that they’d be coming back this fall with a new album called Jessica Rabbit. And after sharing the new tracks “Rule Number One” and “Hyper Dark,” they’ve now unveiled the first video for the album. It’s for “It’s Just Us Now,” a hard, melodic new song that switches

Flea Introduces the Fender Signature Flea Bass | Video

I love everything that Flea touches. Last wee he played bass with Koko the gorilla and this week he introduces the Fender Signature Flea Bass. Modeled after Flea’s rare ’61 Shell Pink Jazz Bass, the Flea Bass features a beautiful road-worn finish, American Vintage ’64 pickups and a custom neck plate that is based on a

Christo Geoghegan

“Gully Queens” | Photographer Documents Jamaica’s Gay Population Who Live In Jamaica’s Sewers

Photographer Christo Geoghegan captures the beauty of the self-described Gully Queens. Wow, talk about resilience. I need to remember this story next time I am feeling bad about a situation I am in, even as small as my coffee being made taking too long. Perspective is everything. “For me, what brought me to the gully

a5b62154

Misfits Recruit Former Slayer Drummer Dave Lombardo for Reunion Performances

  Pitchfork reports: “In May, it was announced that Glenn Danzig would join Jerry Only for a reunion of the original Misfits at this year’s Riot Fests in Denver (September 4) and Chicago (September 18), their first shows together since 1983. Now, it’s been announced that former Slayer drummer Dave Lombardo will join Danzig, Only, and long-time Misfits guitarist Doyle Wolfgang von Frankenstein for the reunion

Devendra-Banhart-640x643

Listen to Devendra Banhart’s “Saturday Night” Official Audio

Soothing light caressing of my ear drums. “Devendra Banhart, the wandering soul who was once at the center of the freak-folk universe, is returning next month with a new LP called Ape In Pink Marble, and we’ve posted his early single “Middle Names.” Today, he’s also shared the atypically synthy “Saturday Night,” on which Banhart warbles

Tegan and Sara – “White Knuckles” Music Video

Black and white videos seem to be all the rage the days. Check out below “White Knuckles’ by Tegan and Sara, directed and edited by Minister Akins. Dancers and Choreography: Mela Murder and Kaner Flex. Love You to Death available now at teganandsara.com/shop OR on iTunes

New to Me | Petite Meller Shares Extraordinary Music Video for “The Flute”

Wow, just wow. This is my first time hearing Petite Meller. And what a joy this new music video is to watch for “The Flute.” “Petite is a singer-songwriter, producing Nuvo-Jazzy pop in French and English. Leading it with angelic childlike vocals, Oddly enough compared to a post-modern Mia Farrow with a Brigitte Bardot allure.” Petite wrote

Brian Justin Crum Sings “In The Air Tonight” for America’s Got Talent’s Quarterfinals | Watch

  What an incredible voice and inspiration. Brian Justin Crum sings “In The Air Tonight” for the quarterfinals Week 3, Episode 16, Season 11 of America’s Got Talent. Video from Trevor Henderson

Moby & The Void Pacific Choir Shares Disturbing Music Video “Don’t Leave Me” | Headlining 100% Vegan Festival

Moby has announced the inaugural Circle v Festival, to take place at LA’s Fonda Theatre on October 23.  Moby will headline the festival with his only live show of 2016, alongside Blaqk Audio and Cold Cave. Circle v is a 100% vegan festival with all proceeds going to mercy for animals. Pre-sale tickets are available

Against Me! Share Rocking Video for “Crash” Off Upcoming New Album | Watch Here

  Thanks for existing Against Me!, my world is a better place with you in my ears! Official Video for “Crash” from Against Me! off of their new album “Shape Shift With Me” coming soon! Video from Against Me! Pre-Order the new album “Shape Shift With Me” below. US Pre-Order here: Webstore: https://againstme.myshopify.com/ iTunes: http://smarturl.it/AM-SSWM-iTunes Amazon: http://amzn.to/2a9dkQY UK Pre-Order here: Webstore: http://bit.ly/29Ik3wS iTunes: http://smarturl.it/AM-SSWM-iTunes Amazon: http://smarturl.it/AM-SSWM-Amazon

Koko the Gorilla Plays with Flea’s Bass Guitar | Watch Video

  You don’t even know how happy this makes me that the Red Hot Chili Peppers‘ Flea calls Koko the gorilla his friend. Check out there chill jam session below. “My sweet and true friend Koko rocks a flea bass like it ain’t nuthin” – FLEA Help support The Gorilla Foundation here: https://www.bonfirefunds.com/kokos-team Video from Red Hot Chili Peppers

Frank Ocean Drops New Album “Blond” | Listen Here

To be quite honest this is the first time I’ve given Frank Ocean’s music a good listen. After a week of interest chaos trying to figure out when Ocean’s new album will drop, the time has arrived. Listen below. I’m digging it. “Frank Ocean just released a visual album called Endless and a video for

Watch Passenger’s “Anywhere” Official Music Video

‘Anywhere’ – Stream or Download here passenger.lnk.to Pre-order Passenger’s forthcoming album ‘Young As The Morning Old As The Sea’ – https://Passenger.lnk.to/YATM_OATSID World Tour 2016 & 2017 Tickets On Sale Now – https://Passenger.lnk.to/TicketsID ‘Young As The Morning Old As The Sea’, Out on 23rd September. PRE-ORDER IT NOW: Digital CD Vinyl  

unnamed-2

Rein’s “I Dont Get Anything But Shit From You” Music Video Says it All

  REIN drops the perfect video for ‘I Don’t Get Anything But Shit From You’, the video is made by crazy talented team from ’NICEGUZZ’. This young girl really pushes current formats and styles and hopefully reintroduce a young demographic to a genre that to many was on the verge of dying. Most people have had

Boyfriend_Big_Freedia_Marie_Antoinette_Cover_Art_By_Faye_Orlove_ia7miy

Listen to “Marie Antoinette” from Boyfriend feat. Big Freedia

Above art by Faye Orlove Producers: @djdxxxy and Boyfriend Lyrics & Melody: Boyfriend and BigFreedia Harpsichord: David Hart Engineers: Carson Thielen & Joe Ceponis (Bear America Records – New Orleans) Mixed: Miles Comaskey (Mirrorball Entertainment – Los Angeles) Mastered: Tyler Scott (Mirrorball Entertainment – Los Angeles) Artwork: Faye Orlove   “We mustn’t let the extravagance of

Industrial Band 3Teeth Face Down Riot Cops in New Video | Watch Here

We need more rage and energy back in our music and art these days. Thank you 3TEETH for releasing your new music video for “Atrophy.” Download the single on iTunes  Follow 3TEETH on Facebook | Instagram | Twitter

“All You Need Is Love” by Glove and Boots

And sometimes all you need is Glove and Boots… We though we should add some LOVE to the Internet. A Glove and Boots cover of the Beatles’, “All You Need Is Love.”

Asaf Avidan Gives Out of the World Vocals in “In a Box II – Her Lies” Music Video

  Asaf Avidan’s vocals are out of this world. All songs written, composed and produced by Asaf Avidan Cinematography – Ori Bahat & Etienne Jeanneret Video Editing – Asaf Avidan Video from Asaf Avidan

Neon Indian Release Retro Video for “Annie” Who Appears to Be Missing

Directed by Alan Palomo Cinematography by Dustin Reid

“Sting, Strings and Bottles” – Bottle Boys feat. Danish String Quartet | Video

“Since the earliest days in the life of our band, we have been asked regularly to play “Message in a Bottle”. But it seems we had to wait for some backup. So when we hooked up with the acclaimed and amazingly talented Danish String Quartet we knew the time had come! And what better opportunity

unnamed-2

YUZIMA Releases Raucous New Single “Living Off The Land” | Listen Here

  New York City “prince of noize” YUZIMA brings modern guitar drama to new single “Living Off The Land”. The single is the latest from his insta-album by the same name and continues his attack after melodic last single “Would It Be Ok”. Piling on subjects from Native American genocide, gun violence to police brutality – YUZIMA

Frankmusik Dances Around San Francisco in New Music Video for “Day Break”

I woke up this morning to a new Frankmusik music video for his song  “Day Break.” Funny story, I think I ran in to him and gave him directions on the street the day he must have been filming this video. Check it out below. Directed by: Riley Hayes Produced by: Christina Shaw and Vincent

Will Butler – “Friday Night” Keep Your Hands from My Heart… Music Video

From the album Friday Night, out now on CD and digital, out September 9, 2016 on vinyl. Vinyl / CD: www.mergerecords.com Download: http://smarturl.it/WillButlerLive Starring Will Butler, Jenny Shore Butler, Alvin Butler, and Zack Willis. Directed by Jo Firestone Video from Merge Records on Youtube

Prinze George’s “Wait Up” Music Video is Stunning and Emotional Journey

New to me… “Prinze George is Naomi Almquist, Kenny Grimm and Isabelle De Leon, who are based in Brooklyn. Naomi and Kenny grew up together in Prince George’s County, MD, where they met Isabelle while she was in college.” “Wait Up” is off of “Illiterate Synth Pop” available now: iTunes Spotify Follow Prinze George on

PIL

John Lydon Got Hit By a Bottle Onstage, Bled, Continued to Play, Yells “What a Fucking Coward” | Watch

  No one ever said it was an easy business. John Lydon had one hell of a night last night. The Public Image Ltd. singer was hit with a bottle during a performance at a club called Blondie in Santiago, Chile. But instead of stopping the show, a bleeding Lydon just said “What a f**king coward” to the

Mexican Trio Titan Share “Dama Fina” Music Video

This is my first time hearing Titan and I am eating it up by the spoonfuls. Noisey reports: Things were very different when TITAN started out. When the Mexican trio published their first album, Terrodisco, back in 1995, there were basically no bands in Mexico that meshed the alternative, electronic and pop music scenes, and even less heard

Neon Trees’ Tyler Glenn Share “Shameless” From Debut Solo Album | Listen Here

  Neon Trees frontman Tyler Glenn released Friday “Shameless,” the first single from his debut solo album. Glenn, who hit fame with summer hits like “Everybody Talks” and “Animals,” teased the single last week. The full album, EXCOMMUNICATION, drops in Oct. 21. The tormented lyrics could be referring to Glenn’s struggle with his religious identity. Until last

Tenderfoot’s “Getting There” Music Video Soars on Seattle Rooftop | Watch

“Getting There” is from Tenderfoot’s upcoming LP out September 2016 at tenderfootmusic.com Filmed live in the historic SODO neighborhood of Seattle, WA Video from Tenderfoot

Yellow

“Limbo” Music Video from Electronic Music Pioneers Yello

Watch Yello’s new video for “Limbo” off of their forthcoming album “TOY”  to be released on September 30, 2016. “TOY” is the 13th studio album by the electronic music pioneers YELLO. Find our more about Yellow and follow on Facebook  

Watch Brian Justin Crum’s Anti-Bullying “Skyscraper” Video

Singer Brian Justin Crum is making waves lately in the world of music after his appearance on America’s Got Talent. LGBT social network Moovz and Brian want you to #staystrong against bullying. Check out the new music video called “”Skyscraper” Share your story of strength on Moovz: moovz.com/r/staystrong Video from Moovz Follow Brian on Facebook and Instagram

Still 1

Read My Silly Little Interview with Singer Supercub | A Hairy Homosexual with a Little More to Love

Supercub recently flew onto my windshield and has grabbed my attention. I got Pet Shop Boy flashback and vibe while listening to his new hit song and video for All “Kinds Of Amazing.” And that is what it is, amazing. I wanted to get to know Supercub and little better and asked him some playful questions.

Super Furry Animals Perform “Bing Bong” | Pitchfork Music Festival 2016

Super Furry Animals play “Bing Bong” in Chicago for Pitchfork Music Festival 2016 Video from Pitchfork

Pfarmers Shares Trippy Music Video “Our Puram”

From their new album ‘Our Puram,’ Out 8/12 on Joyful Noise Recordings. Video from Pitchfork

Tegan and Sara Share Animated “Hang on to the Night” Music Video

Rad! My favorite video ever from Tegan and Sara. The duo have just shared their newest video “Hang on to the Night” Tegan and Sara. Directed and designed by Lisa Hanawalt. Animation by Nicole Stafford. Love You to Death available now at teganandsara.com OR on iTunes at SmartURL.it/LY2DiTunes

Watch The Julie Ruin’s New Video “Mr. So and So”

The Julie Ruin released brand spanking new video for “Mr. So and So” off of the new record Hit Reset that out now! Watch below or your ass is grass. See  The Julie Ruin live who are currently touring. Dates are here. www.thejulieruin.com Order the album on iTunes  

CHICAGO, IL - OCTOBER 16: Laura Jane Grace of Against Me! performs on stage at Aragon Ballroom on October 16, 2014 in Chicago, United States. (Photo by Daniel Boczarski/Redferns via Getty Images)

Listen to Against Me!’s New Song “Haunting, Haunted, Haunts”

  Against Me!’s Shape Shift With Me track shared as part of Adult Swim’s Singles Program. Listen below. It’s got me all excited about the new album out September 16 via their label Total Treble.

The Paisley Fields Share Animated Music Video for Love “Butterflies”

The Paisley Fields have released this new fun animated music video for “Butterflies,” off of their new EP “Oh These Urban Fences…” Check it out before Video by Animation and More. Order The Paisley Fields new EP today on  iTunes or Amazon Follow The Paisley Fields: www.thepaisleyfields.com Facebook Twitter Instagram

Massive Attack – “The Spoils” ft. Hope Sandoval Starring Cate Blanchett

Massive Attack feat. Hope Sandoval – ‘The Spoils’- starring Cate Blanchett and directed by John Hillcoat. Taken from ‘The Spoils’ – Spotify  | iTunes | Apple Music  | Official Store Video from MassiveAttackVEVO

Muppets Band Dr. Teeth and Electric Mayhem Make Live Debut at Outside Lands | Video

Get it! Dr. Teeth and the Electric Mayhem, the long-running Muppets band, made their first live appearance Saturday at San Francisco’s Outside Lands for a five-song set. Watch below. “The beloved Muppets band has been on a comeback-spree as of late. In December, the Electric Mayhem posted their cover of Paul Simon’s “Kodachrome,” as well as collaborations with Jack

Cupcake is “Hungry For Your Love,” Mash Potatoes, & Pancakes in Her New Food Rap

Cupcake Hawthorne is “Hungry For Your Love,” and mash potatoes.  As someone who eats his feelings, this song makes me have the feels.  Download this song for free on Bandcamp: cupcakehawthorne.bandcamp.com Find out more about Cupcake here cupcakehawthorne.com Follow Cupcake on Youtube Cupcake Hawthorne aka Kevin Hawthorne, the lead singer of queer-alt-country band Indiana Queen, told me this about

Top