Sia – “Never Give Up”

A couple of months ago, we learned that Sia was writing original music to soundtrack the upcoming Rooney Mara pop star drama Vox Lux. But she must really love Rooney Mara, because that’s not the only Rooney Mara movie she’s...
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Nick Gordon Ordered To Pay $36M To Bobbi Kristina Brown’s Estate In Wrongful Death Suit

Bobbi Kristina Brown, daughter of Bobby Brown and Whitney Houston, died last year at 22, six months after being found unresponsive in a bathtub in her Georgia home. Brown’s estate filed a wrongful death lawsuit against her...
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Bichkraft – “Ashley” Video

Bichkraft are a punk band from Kiev signed to Wharf Cat Records, and today they shared a video for their excellently noisy new single “Ashley” at The Fader. Directed by Vladimir Pikul, it finds the Ukrainians making art and...
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You, Me, Everyone: Martin Tillman Discusses Inspiration For ‘Superhuman’ (Feature)

Cellist and composer Martin Tillman opens up about his new album and remembers the big dreams he dreamed before coming to America.
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Metallica: Hardwired… to Self Destruct (Review)

The metal greats’ first proper album in eight years shows a renewed commitment to discipline, craftsmanship, and best of all, fun.
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Jay Som: Turn Into (Review)

Melina Duterte of Jay Som has had quite the whirlwind year, and to cap it off, she is re-releasing her 2015 album Untitled as Turn Into on Polyvinyl.
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Rumer: This Girl’s in Love (Review)

Rumer has retreated to the safe territory of Bacharach/David to reignite her career. It works: refined and assured, this is a magnificent execution of vocal craft on a timeless set of songs.
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Barry Gibb: In the Now (Review)

For Gibb, the present is with us, but we don’t know what to do with it. He’s not so much waiting around to die as much as he’s too tired to dance.
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Alsarah and the Nubatones: Manara (Review)

Alsarah and the Nubatones blend classic Afropop and subtle electronic sounds to write a bold, beautiful new page in contemporary African music.
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Electric Guest – “Dear To Me” (Feat. Haim)

Electric Guest are an indie-pop pop band fronted by Asa Taccone, brother to Jorma Taccone of the Lonely Island. They tapped Danger Mouse to produce their 2012 debut Mondo, and now they’ve enlisted Haim to provide backup vocals on...
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The History of Rock & Roll, Volume 1: 1920-1963 (Feature)

A new sound was cropping up in Detroit in the late 1950s, a sound quite unlike anything heard before.
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Kamasi Washington Tapped For 2017 Whitney Biennial

The Whitney Museum of American Art has announced the full list of artists for the 2017 Whitney Biennial exhibition. It includes Kamasi Washington, as well as the art collective GCC, which features Fatima Al Qadiri. The exhibition opens...
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