Barreling forward on a path of their own, NYC punk rock outfit The Tracys put their individuality and humor on full-display, with their new video for “I HateDancing” today! The track comes off their full-length album Humdinger, released last month, as a celebration of talents and… lack of talents. The comical and entertaining video, which premiered on The Punk Site, highlights the band’s […]
Best <clap> song <clap> ever <clap> The following is previously unseen rehearsal footage of Prince & The Revolution from the summer of 1984. It was in this very room at Flying Cloud Drive Warehouse in Eden Prairie, Minnesota that Prince created and committed to tape one of his most beloved and iconic compositions, which six […]
“Starryeyed” is the exclusive new track, and it was written in a single day. It’s a bit of acoustic balladry that is both sweet and sentimental without being cheesy. “I’m miles behind but I left a light on/ Starryeyed, we rode all night,” Tanya Donelly sings. Exclusive track featured on Belly’s Record Store Day EP […]
From the album, Pinkus Abortion Technician, on Ipecac Recordings. Buy or stream at http://smarturl.it/MelvinsPinkus Directed by Ave Hazelmeyer “We’re very excited to have a video for our song ‘Don’t Forget To Breathe,” directed by the hyper-talented Ava Hazelmyer. Hopefully there will be more collaborations with her in the future,” said Buzz Osborne. “We can’t wait […]
Mazzy Star share a new song called “Quiet, The Winter Harbor” off the new EP, Still, is out 6/1.
“Don’t Feel Like Dancing” by The Sidekicks from the album ‘Happiness Hours,’ available May 18th Pre-order at www.sidekicksohio.net Director: Nathan LaGuardia The video for “Don’t Feel Like Dancing” is a prime example of what The Sidekicks achieve on their fifth album, Happiness Hours. The song starts off like a downtrodden ballad, with vocalist Steve Ciolek […]
Subpop – Hot on the heels of their blistering March 27th performance on the The Chris Gethard Show, METZ have a new video for the track “Mr. Plague,” from their 2017 album, Strange Peace. As described by director, Shayne Ehman (who has directed 3 out of 3 of the videos from Strange Peace), the video examines: […]
I am always intrigued at how singer/songwriter Ryan Cassata sings about heavy topics, but keeps it light. Being able to do that is a gift not many artists have. Ryan has just released this new music video, Daughter, about his personal experience transitioning from female to male and how it has transformed his relationship from being, […]
Ok, this pretty dam accurate about representing the basic gay man of today. The official video for Natti Vogel’s “Brown Rice” from the debut EP Serving Body, out now.
“Look inward, cut yourself loose from your self; tolerate no abuse,” Arca writes in the description. Watch those thorns in your ass Arca. Video from Arca
Arthur Buck is Peter Buck and Joseph Arthur of REM. Makes sense. As previously reported, the two decided to team up after running into each other in a small Mexican town. And at least for now, Buck seems committed to the project. Talking to NPR, Buck says, “I don’t really believe in side projects. Anything […]
Singer G E S S doesn’t not want to cry over milk no more! His Smooth voice will comfort your soul. Check out his new music video for “Spilled Milk” where it takes you through some sweaty scenarios. The video was directed by Adrian Anchondo (Subscribe to Adrian’s Youtube Page Here ) Music: Producer, performer, songwriter: GESS […]
“Tattooed In Reverse” is from the Marilyn Manson album “Heaven Upside Down” iTunes Heaven Upside Down is out now on Loma Vista.
Jack White’s third solo album, Boarding House Reach, is out now. To celebrate, White treated fans to a video of “Over And Over And Over.” Boarding House Reach is out 3/23 on Third Man/Columbia.
We know Freddy Krave for his NSFW Photoshoots, but it appears he has a little music in him as well. He has teamed up, under the name FRKRV, with Italian singer Cixi aka Eleonora Cixi Bosio. The two creatives released the song and video “Gringo” a few days ago. Their sound is “Spicy, cheeky, independent” says Cixi. Taste it […]
Ho99o9 are so fucking dope! If you don’t know of them, you suck. They have just premiered this new music video on W Magazine and you should run and watch it now. “…Then again, you can hardly blame those who have some questions about the band: Ho99o9 is not easy to define or pin down, […]
Alex Lahey’s “I Love You Like A Brother” from the album, I Love You Like A Brother. Out now on Dead Oceans. alexlahey.lnk.to/brother Director of Photography – Giulia McGauran and Vicki Lahey (Yes Al’s Mum)
Hinds’ new album I Don’t Run — the successor to their hyped-up 2016 debut Leave Me Alone — is just a couple weeks away now. So far, the Madrid garage-rock quartet have teased the album by way of the playful video for lead single “New For You,” recently following it up with a reliably hooky […]
“Lean In When I Suffer” is the second single from Speedy Ortiz’s forthcoming album, “Twerp Verse,” out April 27th on Carpark Records. Twerp Verse is out 4/27 via Carpark Records.
Welcome back to AVC Sessions, The A.V. Club series where they bring in an artist, band, musician, singer, rapper, etc. to perform three of their tracks. This week, we’re sharing songs from New Paltz ‘punks’ Diet Cig and their debut studio album, Swear I’m Good At This. I have so much love for Diet Cig! Video […]
The Front Bottoms official video for their track ‘Tie Dye Dragon’ from their upcoming Ann EP – available May 18th. Pre-order exclusive bundles of the Ann EP and more at thefrontbottoms.com Video directed by: Mark Jaworski
New York based singer/songwriter Shira is released her new video for the track “Am I Beautiful” in conjunction with International Women’s Day. The video depicts the relationship between the Israeli-American singer/songwriter and her friend Iranian-American photographer-director Shirin Tinati, for whom Shira penned the track when she was diagnosed with stage 3 breast cancer. Shirin is […]
Later this month, Alice Bag will release her second solo album, Blueprint. “This song is based on a personal experience I had while shopping at ‘dollar store’ where a couple of women were talking about me and my appearance behind my back (they assumed I didn’t speak Spanish),” Bag explains. “Instead of giving them a […]
“bless ur heart” from ‘soil’ by serpentwithfeet out 6/8 on Secretly Canadian/Tri Angle Stream & preorder now – serpentwithfeet Read the serpentwithfeet FADER cover story here – www.thefader.com Today, serpentwithfeet has announced his debut solo album soil, which is due out in June. It will be his first time working with Secretly Canadian, though the label […]
Today, NYC-based indie/soul artist Michael Blume has released a new music video for his single “Blunder” – premiered via NYLON.com. The video provides a connective visual to the dynamic track, reminding us all that we can overcome negativity and self-doubt to go from being our own harshest critic to our biggest ally. The song is available now on iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon and Spotify and is from Michael’s forthcoming […]
RUSSIAN ANTI-PUTIN FEMINIST PUNK ART MOVEMENT PUSSY RIOT USA TOUR: EXPECT A SUBVERSIVE MIX OF ACTIVIST ART AND LIVE SET (see information on which activists participate below) Directed by: Matt Creed Editor: Grace Kline Director of Photography: Brett Jutkiewicz Art Direction: Dylan Eastgaard Anyone can be Pussy Riot. Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook Pussy Riot have sent us […]
Oh Jinkx! My love grows for you everyday. From the album “The Ginger Snapped” – available on iTunes and Jinkxmonsoon.com Written and performed by Jinkx Monsoon and Major Scales; Produced by Yair Evnine. Music video shot and directed by Santiago Felipé in Provincetown MA. Video from Jinkx Monsoon
Anything that Kathleen Hanna touches turns to gold. “Last month, punk legend Alice Bag announced her sophomore album, Blueprint, with the incisive “Turn It Up,” and today she’s back with the second single from the album. “77” alternates between snarling and harmonic as Bag and friends Kathleen Hanna and Allison Wolfe take on the gender pay […]
Welcome to Whale City. 2018. The second album from Warmduscher. Survival of the fittest. Let Warmduscher be your guide. Clams Baker: the man with the golden tongue. Fast-talking, no nonsense networker. The ‘legitimate’ front to the great rock ‘n’ roll swindle. No time for fact checking. No need for building regulations. Heading straight to the […]
NYSSA’s debut EP, Champion of Love, is coming April 6th. Today, she invites you to “trip the light fantastic along her road to ruin in her brand new video for “Cowboy,” the first single. NYSSA shares, ” “Cowboy” is slow-burn, disco-twang that sees me embracing my inner Dolly via chugging synths & sultry sass. The video […]
Bring it! “Next week, the Breeders return with All Nerve, their first album in 10 years (since 2008’s Mountain Battles and the first with the classic lineup of Kim and Kelley Deal, Josephine Wiggs and Jim Macpherson since 1993’s Last Splash. We’ve heard two songs from it so far, “Wait In The Car” and the […]
‘Mechanical Bull’ from Stella Donnelly’s ’Thrush Metal EP’, out digitally NOW and physically on June 22nd 2018 on Secretly Canadian. Pre-Order/Stream now – stelladonnelly.lnk.to Stereogum reports — Like “Boys Will Be Boys” before it, “Mechanical Bull” is a stark, heavy track about the mental weight of dealing with misogyny all day. “I need to be […]
”All I Really Know”: http://smarturl.it/IrisGold Rising “Soul-hip-hop” star Iris Gold preempts the release of her brand new 5-track EP ‘Iris Gold – The Interlude’ with a funky, dance choreographed video for ‘The Fruits’. Iris details the video: “’The Fruits’ track was heavily inspired by the scene where Eddie Murphy meets Imani Izzi in the movie […]
Being a child of the 80s and 90s, OMD is part of my DNA. Following the stellar reaction to their dazzling 13th studio album ‘The Punishment Of Luxury’ (White Noise Records) which entered the UK Album Chart at #4, OMD release a brand new video for ‘What We Have Done’, the third 12” single […]
The official video for This Wild Darkness taken from Moby’s forthcoming album Everything Was Beautiful And Nothing Hurt. Out March 2nd HERE The single is available now HERE You can follow the Everything Was Beautiful And Nothing Hurt playlist to hear some of the album’s inspirations and to be the first to get new music: […]
Today, metal comes in many, many forms, but the hierarchy of the genre is constantly up for debate. One thing is certain, though–Slayer fucking rules! Created by RJ Bentler and Joren Cull Directed by Joren Cull Written by Miles raymer Executive Producer RJ Bentler www.jorenmania.com Video from Pitchfork
Above photo by: Pedro Quintana Valentine’s Day isn’t great for everyone — and NYC-based artist Nomi Ruiz recognizes that: “For a lot of us, holidays can be a reminder of things we long for. Things which the world at times leaves us feeling unworthy of. For me, one of those things has been love.” Billboard So […]
La Misa Negra have shared a new music video for “Sancocho.” If you are not yet familiar with them, get on it. I caught La Misa Negra live last year at a street fair here in San Francisco and I was blown away by their electric energy and lively performance. La Misa Negra are a band to put on […]
“You Let My Tyres Down” is a mutant swamp pop blazer, surveying Melbourne’s suburban underbelly with a free flow of hair raising imagery ( I grew up around her family/ And they were such a bunch of losers/ Anchored only to each other/ On a sea of vodka cruisers) As Gareth Liddiard explains “You Let My Tyres Down […]
Ever wonder what really happens when a band goes on tour? In Frankie Cosmos’ new video for “Being Alive,” director Daniel Martin captures a mix of live performance and behind the scenes footage from the band’s 2016 & 2017 European tours. But, touring isn’t just endless massage trains in the van on your way to […]