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Little Dragon – “Strobe Light” Music Video

Little Dragon haver shared a new video for “Strobe Light. ” Directed by Kristin-Lee Moolman and IB Kamara, and shot in Johannesburg, highlighting two dancers who wear dresses and are challenging South Africa’s moral taboos. “We wanted to make a film that celebrates two dancers from Johannesburg and that feeling of being young and creating your […]

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Prophets Of Rage Share “Living On The 110″ Music Video

“The Rage Against The Machine/Public Enemy/Cypress Hill supergroup Prophets Of Rage are getting ready to release their self-titled debut, and they got Michael Moore to direct their video for first single “Unfuck The World.” For their second video, they don’t have a big-name director attached — or, anyway, none is credited — but they still […]

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Ice Balloons – “Fallen Family” Music Video

The graphics complement the song’s distinct undertones of relationships within families. Trainor’s stark, choppy animation, initially all hand-drawn cells painstakingly traced with sharpies, dives into an enigmatic worldly familial symbolism with mysterious wryness. The song itself is about failed Christmas gathering where family goodwill has been entirely replaced. From the minds of mischief makers, no-wave, […]

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Wolf Parade – “Valley Boy”

‘ The soaring choruses, rousing anthems, sprawling guitars and chaotic keys that make up Wolf Parade are on proud display over the course of Cry Cry Cry, the band’s thunderous first album in seven years. That unique combination of sounds and influences, spearheaded by electric co-frontmen Spencer Krug and Dan Boeckner—a complex yet relatable, energetic […]

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The Grape & The Grain Take Vintage Approach On New Video for “Holy Rollin”

Upstate NY’s honorary ambassadors of acid-washed rock and roll are back with a new video for their song “Holy Rollin”! As we’ve come to expect from The Grape & The Grain this new video, which recently premiered via New Noise Magazine, speaks to the bands affinity for the infectious fusion of swampy blues and the booming sonics of 70’s era classic rock. In essence, the song is an upbeat […]

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Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark – “The Punishment of Luxury” Music Video

With their 13th studio album ‘The Punishment Of Luxury’ out September 1st via 100% Records, synth-pop pioneers Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark release new single and the title track impacting September 1st. ‘The Punishment of Luxury’ is written, recorded, produced and mixed by OMD – Andy McCluskey and Paul Humphreys- pairing crushing electro rhythms with […]

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Rob Halford of Judas Priest to Receive the ‘Lemmy Lifetime Achievement Award’

  FIRST WAVE OF PERFORMANCES TO INCLUDE  HALESTORM, BODY COUNT, STARSET and POWER TRIP   TICKETS ON-SALE TODAY FOR TUESDAY, OCTOBER 24 AT THE NOVO IN DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES (HERE) The first-ever LOUDWIRE MUSIC AWARDS—the ultimate rock ‘n’ roll award ceremony and concert—announced today (July 19) that the GRAMMY Award–winning ROB HALFORD of JUDAS PRIEST, one […]

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Blanck Mass – “The Rat” Video

“The video itself is a bit of fun and was filmed on a family vacation, but somehow I feel it represents discontent within a capitalist regime and a world full of sugar-coated sh*t,” Power said in the press release.   From ‘World Eater,’ out now on Sacred Bones Records. Digital LP/CD Filmed by John Marsden […]

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The Lemon Twigs – “Night Song”

‘Night Song’ by The Lemon Twigs, from the ‘Brothers of Destruction’ EP. Released September 22nd on 4AD HERE “At the beginning of 2015 we had songs left over from the “Do Hollywood” sessions, so we decided to record them at home in New York on our 8 track. The 6 songs make up a new […]

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The Horrors – “Machine” Music Video

Today, The Horrors shared their music video for “Machine.” Directed by Jon Emmony. 3D animation is quickly becoming one of my favorite forms of art. Press release reports: The video for ‘Machine’ is based around the concept of computer simulation. The creatures, formed from sections cut and twisted from insects, crustaceans and bone are arranged […]

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Broken Social Scene – “Vanity Pail Kids” Music Video

Hug Of Thunder marks the fifth studio album from Canadian alt-rock supergroup Broken Social Scene, their first in seven years. Founded in ‘99 by Kevin Drew and Brendan Canning, the new album features 17 players including original members Emily Haines and Jimmy Shaw of Metric, Amy Millan and Evan Cranley of Stars, Charles Spearin and […]

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Hercules & Love Affair – “Omnion” Video Feat. Sharon Van Etten

Having set the pace with the 80’s electro-house of ‘Controller’ at the start of the year, Hercules & Love Affair switch down a gear for the single ‘Omnion’ feat. Sharon Van Etten. This a triumphant sliver of tuneful electronica and the title track of their forthcoming album. Taken from the upcoming album ‘Omnion’ out 1/9/17 […]

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Listen to Green Day And Rancid Frontmen’s New Supergroup Armstrongs

Today marks the release of “If There Was Ever a Time” by Armstrongs – a group featuring Tim (Operation Ivy/Rancid/Transplants), Billie Joe (Green Day), Joey (SWMRS), and Rey Armstrong. Releasing the track via Hellcat Records, Armstrongs will donate 100 percent of proceeds to 924 Gilman: a DIY, nonprofit, all-ages venue for music, art, and community […]

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SUPERFRUIT Share Another Gender Fucking New Video – “Worth it (Perfect)”

SUPERFRUIT has been leaking a stream of new videos lately. Today they’ve dropped “Worth it (Perfect).” SUPERFRUIT is comprised of Mitch Grassi and Scott Hoying, both founding and current members of the 3x Grammy Award-winning, multi-platinum a cappella group Pentatonix. The first part of their two-part debut studio album Future Friends – Part One is out now via RCA […]

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Josh Homme Chats About New Album “Villains,” Jazz & Working with Mark Ronson

Queen Of The Stone Age frontman Josh Homme sat down with Danielle Perry from Absolute Radio to chat about the new album, listening to jazz in the morning, and the creative process behind creating new music. We kind of love Josh Homme from our toes to the top of our head.

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Kingswood Cover Destiny’s Child ‘Say My Name’ for Like A Version

Kingswood kinda get shady for triple j’s Like A Version covering Destiny’s Child’s ‘Say My Name.’ Like A Version is a segment on Australian radio station triple j. Every Friday morning a musician or band comes into the studio to play one of their own songs and a cover of a song they love. You […]

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The Dead Milkmen Sign to The Giving Groove Label | “Welcome to the End of the World”

Philanthropic Label The Giving Groove Signs the Dead Milkmen; Welcome to the End of the World Out This Fall PHILADELPHIA, PA – July 11, 2017 – Philanthropic record label The Giving Groove is pleased to announce the signing of Philly punk icons the Dead Milkmen to its roster. For more nearly 35 years, the Milkmen have […]

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Good Kid – “Witches” Animated Lyric Video

Good Kid is a band of friends who met at the University of Toronto. They all like three of the same things: Music, computers and video games – the latter two being a constant inspiration for music writing (as you can see in the video). They are full-time software developers, but still write music, play […]

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Holy Fuck – “Bird Brains” Music Video

Toronto’s Holy Fuck have announced a new EP called Bird Brains out next week. The title track arrives today along with a video by Allison Johnston in which a bird-man of sorts gets freaky in the club. As Johnston explains in a press release, the clip explores “the idea of mass hysteria, and how easily a […]

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Shabazz Palaces – “Welcome To Quazarz” Video

At the end of the week, Shabazz Palaces are releasing two new albums — Quazarz: Born On A Gangster Star and Quazarz Vs. The Jealous Machines (both are streaming now ). Today they’ve shared a video for “Welcome To Quazarz.” Quazarz: Born On A Gangster Star and Quazarz Vs. The Jealous Machines are both out 7/14 […]

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Nine Inch Nails – “Less Than” Music Video

We welcome Nine Inch Nails back into our lives with open arms. “Nine Inch Nails gave us the bracing Not The Actual Events EP for Christmas, and Trent Reznor recently explained that it was the first in a series of three EPs, with the second coming before NIN’s first live performance of 2017. Well, their first […]

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Thunderbirds Are Now! – “Outsiders” Music Video

Earlier this week, the Michigan ‘post-punkers’ Thunderbirds Are Now! came back with two new songs, their first new music in 10 years. The band released both songs, “Outsiders” and “Operate,” as a double-sided ACLU benefit single, and now they’ve also made a video for “Outsiders.” Directed by Scott Allen.   You can get “Outsiders” and “Operate” […]

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The Breeders Announce US and European Tour Dates

  The Breeders have announced new North American tour dates. Following one show opening for Arcade Fire in St. Paul, MN, on October 29, the band will play headlining dates in Detroit, Boston, New York City, Seattle, San Francisco, and more. Check out their full U.S. tour itinerary, as well as their European dates for […]

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Femme Releases “Fire With Fire” Music Video

“I like my pop music a little bit weird,” says FEMME. “I like it to challenge, to push the envelope a little bit – not just repeat what’s gone before.” Fans of the Midlands-born, London-based singer and producer will be well aware of her individual take on pop, from her retro-futuristic 2016 album Debutante , […]

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Video Premiere: Eddie Gessford Shares “Fight All Night” About Unhealthy Exceptions

 As a self-proclaimed “queerdo”, Gessford is a fusion of dark aesthetics, sultry r&b vocals and ear catching melodies. His first video release from his debut EP, Queerjazz, is no exception. In this video for “Fight All Night,” track 3 on the EP, Gessford explores the dualities of love and pain, lust and confusion, fighting and […]

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Watch J GRGRY’s Live Performance for KEXP

New to us… KEXP presents J GRGRY performing live at Little London Plane during Upstream Music Fest. Recorded May 12, 2017. “J GRGRY’s tracks echo with the Linn-drum-and-synthesizer songcraft of ’80s hitmakers like Peter Gabriel, Depeche Mode and Phil Collins, spun anew for an iPhone generation, infused equally with dark ambiance and hummable hooks.” Song list: […]

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Grim Streaker – “Miami Girl”

Tidal has shared Grim Streaker’s video for the single “Miami Girl”, which is featured on their new EP ‘Girl Minority’.  Prior to this track/video, the band shared the single “Psycho”, as well as a video for their stand-alone single “Guts”. ‘Girl Minority’ came out on Friday 7/7 and you can check it out on Tidal as well. When talking […]

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Sweden’s Francobollo Are Re-Born Surreal Music Video for “Worried Times”

  Sweden’s Francobollo are releasing their much-anticipated debut album ‘Long Live Life’ on July 14th. Today they’re sharing a surreal video for new single ‘Worried Times’. Directed by the band’s bassist Sam Bailey, the band explain: “The video for Worried Times continues on where ‘Good Times’ left us. It charts the movements of Laurent having won ‘An intimate performance from Francobollo’ […]

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Protomartyr – “A Private Understanding” Music Video

Protomartyr “A Private Understanding” taken from the new album ‘Relatives In Descent’ out September 29 on Domino. Directed by: Tony Wolski & Trevor Naud Pre-order LP/CD Pre-order digital Stream ‘A Private Understanding’ Tracklist: 01 “A Private Understanding” 02 “Here Is The Thing” 03 “My Children” 04 “Caitriona” 05 “The Chuckler” 06 “Windsor Hum” 07 “Don’t […]

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“Bad 4 Us” by SUPERFRUIT (Mitch Grassi and Scott Hoying of Pentatonix)

  Superfruit is comprised of Mitch Grassi and Scott Hoying, both founding and current members of the 3x Grammy Award-winning, multi-platinum a cappella group Pentatonix. The first part of their two-part debut studio album Future Friends – Part One is out now via RCA Records; Future Friends – Part Two will follow on September 15th. Undeniable voices!   For More Information: […]

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Private Island Premieres New Single “Turbulence”

After dominating the West Coast music scene and selling out headlining shows in LA, Private Island is heading out next month on their first US Tour with Future Generations, prepared to bring their mix of funky California indie pop-rock to a venue near you. After making a splash on the internet with their Hype Machine […]

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The Beastie Boys’ ‘Sabotage’ Video Remade With Sesame Street Muppets

Just because! “Mashup of the cast of Sesame Street reenacting “Sabotage” by the Beastie Boys. Featuring appearances by Big Bird, Cookie Monster, Oscar the Grouch, Super Grover, Bert and Ernie, Telly, Ms. Finch, and more. Video by Mylo the Cat aka Adam Schleichkorn aka isthishowyougoviral. About 3 years ago, I spent a Sunday editing a […]

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Watch Interview with 73 Yr Old Gay Punk Rock Country Singer, Patrick Haggerty of Lavender Country

When I think of punk rock, two things come to mind, the “look” or the punk mentality. I much prefer the punk mentality always over the kids these days with their one stop shop Hot Topic punk looks. The forward thinking, let’s change the planet, DO SOMETHING and lets start a revolution is pleasing for […]

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Handjerks – “On a Verge”

Berlin-based music project Handjerks, the brainchild of artist Julian Bauer, shares new music video for “On a Verge.” The track is off of Handjerk’s debut EP, Indexical. Pre-order the ‘Indexical’ 12″ EP out July 14: newpangea.biz Release concert July 13 at Acud, Berlin: Facebook Event Page Directors: Paola Calvo & Sophie Bang