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Pictured left to right: Gabriel Christian as Oshoosi, Lakeidrick S. Wimberly as Ogun, and Julian Green as Elegba in The Brothers Size by Tarell Alvin McCraney. 
A Theatre Rhinoceros Production at The Eureka Theater. Photo by Steven Ho.

San Francisco | “The Brothers Size” Celebrates Exciting Queer African-American Voices

San Francisco | “The Brothers Size” Celebrates Exciting Queer African-American Voices

The Brothers Size by Tarell Alvin McCraney directed by Darryl V. Jones September 24 – October 15, 2016 Two brothers, the Louisiana bayou, and West African mythology swirl together in this treasured theatrical event that will leave you breathless. A hot-blooded, music-filled drama from one of the country’s most exciting queer African-American voices. In the

Watch PAPA’s “Comfort’s a Killer” Music Video

Comfort’s a Killer is the second single from PAPA’s full-length album ‘Kick At The Dust’, released 2016 on Hit City U.S.A. Order now on Vinyl and on iTunes Video from PapaVEVO        

PWR BTTM Share “I Wanna Boi” Music Video | Catch Them on Tour Now!

PWR BTTM have been pounding my eardrums daily from my very first listen last year. Today they have released a rad new music video for their song “I Wanna Boi” from their album Ugly Cherries. “The song’s about imagining an idealized version of that special someone, and in the video the band’s Liv Bruce puts themselves in

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PARRI$ Shares “FIYAH” Music Video

Following the release of her explosive debut single “Nasty,” Parris Goebel – AKA PARRI$ – today shares the second track from her upcoming Run & Tell Your Friends EP: “Fiyah.” The world-renowned choreographer linked to some of the industry’s biggest names (Rihanna, Janet Jackson, Nicki Minaj, Beyoncé) and famed for starring in Justin Bieber’s multiple VMA-nominated video “Sorry” is

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Big Dipper Releases New Video Called “Wish U Would” | Watch Here

“ ‘ Wish U Would’ is a video that looks like how sex feels… cause I like to fuck in technic color!” Big Dipper says of his latest visual offering. “ And it’s cute cause there are hot boys and donuts in it too.” Big Dipper released the video for Wish U Would today on

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John Grant & Rufus Wainwright to Appear on Robbie Williams’ New Album

Ok, huge fan of John Grant and Rufus Wainwright, so maybe this news of them appearing on Robbie Williams’ new album will get me a little more excited about him. Sometimes all it takes is a little nudge or collaboration like this to get you on my good side. The Line of Best Fit reports: John Grant and Rufus

Xeno & Oaklander Shares “Palms” Official Music Video

Xeno & Oaklander are new to me…. “Palms” taken from Xeno & Oaklander’s Topiary LP out now on Ghostly International. Purchase Topiary at The Ghostly Store: www.theghostlystore.com Video from Pitchfork

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NSFW | Flesh Travel Diaries: Portugal Solar by Photographer Rafael Medina

Models: Kyle Callanan & Rowland Photographer: Rafael Medina Portugal For Flesh Mag  

Miley Cyrus Join Billy Idol for ‘Rebel Yell’ at iHeartRadio Fest | Watch Video

Miley Cyrus and Billy Idol performing “Rebell Yell” at  the iHeartRadio music festival. Video from MileyCyrusLIVE All things Miley, always.

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Scarlett Johansson Sings New Order’s “Bizarre Love Triangle” to Benefit amfAR

Taken from “The Time Is Now” compilation album to benefit amfAR, The Foundation For AIDS Research. A collection of classic hits from the 1980s has been rejuvenated with re-imagined and updated versions by contemporary artists in The Time Is Now, a compilation album created specifically to benefit amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research. The 14-track

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London Composer Inspired by Surveillance & Sex Clubs | Watch Video

illyr is a choreographer and composer with a stunning voice, singular sound and unique vision – watch his debut video for “Prelude” below. Read an interview with illyr here on Dazed “In my last year in school, I made a duet with another boy. We performed it in London and danced in Poland… we were having

Panic! At The Disco Shares “LA Devotee” Music Video feat. ‘Stranger Things'” Noah Schnapp

Panic! At The Disco share their official video for ‘LA Devotee’ starring Noah Schnapp of Stranger Things. Get the song now off of Death Of A Bachelor fanlink.to/PATDDeathOfABachelor Join us: DEATH OF A BACHELOR TOUR w/ MisterWives & Saint Motel – Dates & Tickets: www.panicatthedisco.com

PWR BTTM Covers Counting Crows’ “Mr. Jones” | Watch Video

I saw this twirling around the internet this morning and I just finally got to watch. PWR BTTM cover the  Counting Crows’ “Mr. Jones” and of course, they rock it adding their own twist. PWR BTTM is the band that every music festival and television show (Especially LGBT focussed) should be booking. Supremely talented, hella queer and

Kim Gordon Shares New Song “Murdered Out” | Listen Here

  Kim Gordon share new song “Murdered Out” under her own name. “I was interested in how black matte spray is a subliminal way of X-ing yourself out of the culture. It’s intentionally restrictive; it reclaims something that’s shiny, fetishistic, what was once a driving force of American production and part of L.A. culture – the car. ‘Black

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Singer DALIN vs Golden Gate Park | Photos by Mike Enders

I met up with singer DALIN and we decided to do our interview as we hike through San Francisco. We started at Ocean Beach and ended at the famous Haight & Ashbury. Through our journey DALIN makes bird friends, talks to buffalo, talks about his new home of LA, new single dropping Sept 1st, and

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London Based Duo Cherryade Release New Track “Houdini” | Listen Here

Cherryade are new to me and their new song “Houdini” makes me want to breakdance in the middle of the street. London based duo Cherryade have debuted new track ‘Houdini’, the follow up to ‘Fractured Fairytales’ and ‘The Crown’ which earned support from the likes of BBC Radio 1, Spotify’s New Music Friday, Apple Music, NYLON,

Japanese Breakfast – “Everybody Wants To Love You” Video

New to me… Official Music Video for “Everybody Wants To Love You” by Japanese Breakfast from the full-length release Psychopomp. Video from jbrekkieVEVO   “Japanese Breakfast’s debut album Psychopomp is one of the very best of the year so far. It’s a sad album that deals with a great deal of pain and grief and loss, but it’s also

French Tech Metal Giants Gojira’s Share New Video for “The Shooting Star”

Gojira’s official video for ‘The Shooting Star’ from the album Magma, available now on Roadrunner Records. Directed and animated by Markus Hofko “Today, the band revealed a new music video for one of the album’s centerpieces. Directed by Markus Hofko, it’s a beautiful piece of visual art, and the song ain’t half bad, either. Watch “The Shooting

Roses – “Nude Beach” Music Video

“The band’s new video for “Nude Beach,” premiering on Noisey today, adds a faded visual component to that sound. A collection of VHS-ready cuts, flickering between wildflower baths and whatever outdoor curios they come across, it’s as forcefully synthetic as the track itself. It finds its match in the echoing treble guitars and naturally catchy

Die Antwoord Performs “Banana Brain” on Jimmy Kimmel Live

I am looking forward to see Die Antwoord perform here in San Francisco tomorrow night! Die Antwoord Performs ‘Banana Brain’ on Jimmy Kimmel Live Video from Jimmy Kimmel Live

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AYER Shares New Song “My Hands” | Listen Here

First word that pops into my head it smooth! AYER, American electronic pop singer-songwriter, just released new song, “My Hands.” “More than anything, this is a song about friendship. My love to you,” says AYER. “My Hands is a post-disco tinged slice of indie pop I guarantee will lift your spirits.” AYER – My Hands

Shamir Shares “Tryna Survive” for Ray-Ban Short Film Called “Sheep Plays Wolf”

“Shamir, one of the best new voices in music, created the score for a Ray-Ban short film called “Sheep Plays Wolf” about bringing people together through seemingly harmful acts. Shamir also stars in the short, playing the song “Tryna Survive” with a group called “Shamir And The Walrus Whiskers.” It’s a precious, jangly track that

White Lung – “Sister” Video

Watch White Lung “Hungry” official video. Taken from the new album “Paradise”, out now: whitelung.ca “In a lonely world a man seeks to find love through his telephone. He discovers two women with with whom he becomes obsessed with from their captivating and elegant conversations. In the end these two women’s thrilling lives and escalating partying

Bomba Estéreo’s “Soy Yo” Music Video Encourages Us All to Just Be You

Check out this sweet, carefree video following around this young girl walking the neighborhood doing her own thing. Bomba Estéreo share this spirited music video for “Soy Yo” (It’s Me). We all need to be a little more like this little firecracker feature in the video. Bomba Estereo’s album “Amanecer” is available on these digital

GoodMob (KizMet & Say Tay) ft Rica Shay Release High Energy Video for “True Style”

“True Style” is GoodMob’s primier music video featuring NY club kid Rica Shay. Filmed in Silverlake by independent director AJ Goodrich, Styled by LAG vintage. “True Style’ is like how people say, ‘the man makes the clothes,’” SayTay tells Out. “If you have true style in your soul, that never fades out. I wanted the video

Sargent – “Miracles & Light” Official Music Video

Taken from Sargent’s self-titled album out now. Directed by Kirk Woodward Nelson Video from Stereogum

Alaska Thunderfuck & Gay Porn Actors Share “Puppet” Music Video

Please just give Alaska the title for Rupaul’s Drag Race All-Stars Season 2 now and be done with it. Pre-order Alaska Thunderfuck’s second full length album “Poundcake”, exclusively on iTunes, and receive instant tracks including the first single “Puppet” HERE on iTunes “Puppet”, the first single, now available: itunes.apple.com

Pentatonix & Dolly Parton Gives Us “Jolene”

Cracker Barrel, say what? Random, but a powerhouse collaboration and you can’t really go wrong with “Jolene.” “Jolene” by Pentatonix & Dolly Parton presented by Cracker Barrel available now! | ITUNES  | AMAZON | SPOTIFY  | GOOGLE PLAY

Peaches Shares “Sick in The Head” Music Video

Peaches shares “Sick in The Head” music video from the album RUB.  #shotoniphone Video from PeachesTV PEACHES ON TOUR NOW 13 Sept- New York NY Webster Hall http://bit.ly/PeachesNYC with CAKES DA KILLA 14 Sept- Boston MA Royale http://bit.ly/PeachesBoston 16 Sept- Montreal QC Theatre Rialto http://bit.ly/PeachesMontreal‎ 19 Sept- Chicago IL Thalia Hall http://bit.ly/PeachesChicago with TT THE ARTIST 20 Sept- Milwaukee WI Turner Hall

Brian Justin Crum Covers “Man in the Mirror,” Looks Like He Could Win America’s Got Talent 2016

It’s looking like Brian Justin Crum has a great chance to win America’s Got Talent 2016 Watch the video below where Brian reflects on his powerful voice with a stunning cover of Michael Jackson’s “Man in the Mirror.” On Wednesday night’s show, Crum will find out if he’s the winner of the popular vote and a $1

Fred Armisen & Bill Hader’s Talking Heads Parody Band Perform on “Seth Meyers”

Fred Armisen and Bill Hader’s Talking Heads parody band, Test Pattern performs “Art + Student = Poor” on Late Night with Seth Meyers. I want to spend a day living in the head of Fred Armisen. Pure genius. Video from Late Night with Seth Meyers

Bear’s Den Share New Music Video “Emeralds”

This is the official music video for “Emeralds” by Bear’s Den, from Red Earth & Pouring Rain, the new album out now. CD/Vinyl/Download/Stream here: BearsDen.lnk.to Listen to Bear’s Den on Apple Music: BearsDen.lnk.to/AppleMusic Video from BearsDenVEVO

Tom Goss & Heather Mae Cover Sia’s “The Greatest” | Watch Video

Check out this beautiful cover of Sia’s “The Greatest” from singers Tom Goss and Heather Mae. Tom is wearing a shirt designed by Timscapes called “Orlando” where 100% OF PROFITS ARE DONATED TO ORLANDO SHOOTING SURVIVORS. Find shirt HERE “So grateful for Sia and her powerful tribute to the victims of the Pulse Nightclub Massacre in Orlando. I teamed

Watch Chrysta Bell’s Video “Night Ride” Produced by David Lynch

“Night Ride” taken from Chrysta Bell’s upcoming EP “Somewhere in the Nowhere” produced by David Lynch. Directed by Joseph Skorman. Starring Chrysta Bell and Joseph Skorman. “Somewhere in the Nowhere” is available here : chrystabellanddavidlynch

IAN SWEET – “All Skaters Go to Heaven” Official Music Video

Duh! As if we didn’t already know that! Watch IAN SWEET skate, sulk, and soak their way through the streets of Boston in this lively music video from driector Andrew Gibson. Order IAN SWEET’s debut full-length album, Shapeshifter, today from http://flyt.it/shapeshifter

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Pansy Division Share New Video for “Kiss Me At Midnight” Off New Album “Quite Contrary”

  Wait, did you just say new music from Pansy Division?! Well slap my ass and call me Judy! Pansy Division were one of the very first bands I saw live when I moved to San Francisco in the early 90s. Today they have released this music video for their song, “Kiss Me At Midnight,”

LA Based Space Cadets Share Feel Good Music Video for “Kissing”

New to me…. Someone hinted to me on Twitter to check out the band Space Cadets and their new music video for “Kissing.” So I went and listened, again and again and again. Really refreshing-feel good- with a nice little Sublime vibe. Needless to say “Kissing” has been branded in my mind. I am looking forward to

Austrian Electronic Trio Gudrun Von Laxenburg Share “Revolution” Music Video

Meet Gudrun Von Laxenburg, the Austrian electronic music trio whose blistering live shows have seen them become one of the hottest word-of-mouth bands on the continent. In the UK, they’ve attracted the attention of Fatboy Slim and Rob da Bank, and Skint, who’ve just signed their forthcoming debut album, ‘Panic!’. Gudrun got their demo heard

CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA - FEBRUARY 9: (SOUTH AFRICA, UAE, BRAZIL OUT)  Yo-Landi Vi$$er and Ninja of the South African band Die Antwoord pose on February 9, 2010 in Cape Town, South Africa. Die Antwoord is a zef rap-rave crew from Cape Town, which has taken the internet by storm with Katy Perry and Fred Durst reportedly praising the band on Twitter. (Photo by Foto24/Gallo Images/Getty Images)

Die Antwoord Say They’ll Break Up Next Year, Share New Track “Fat Faded Fuck Face”: Listen

No! Ninja says they’ll release a “South African gangsta film” before splitting next September Pitchfork reports: Die Antwoord have had a busy year, releasing the Suck on This mixtape in May before a string of singles from their new LP, Mount Ninja and Da Nice Time Kid. Today, they’ve shared another new track from the record, the DJ Muggs-produced “Fat Faded Fuck Face,”

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Mykki Blanco Shares His Pain in New Single “Loner”

Above photo: Mykki Blanco and Jean Deaux Mykki Blanco shares new song, “Loner,” about ‘a universal feeling of not feeling worthy enough.’ “‘Loner’ is a song about misunderstanding,” Blanco explains in a press release, “And more than misunderstanding, it’s a song about a universal feeling of not feeling worthy enough, not feeling good enough. We as a human

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