Monday, February 23, 2015

Leon Bridges - "Lisa Sawyer"

Leon Bridges is set to release his debut record this summer on Columbia. Here's a new track called "Lisa Sawyer".

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Metz - "Acetate"

Metz announced their new album, Metz II, and shared the first single, "Acetate".

Friday, February 13, 2015

Lightning Bolt - "The Metal East"

Noise legends Lightning Bolt are set to drop their first new album since 2009's Earthly Delights this March and earlier this week their shared the first single from the new album.

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Kendrick Lamar - "The Blacker the Berry"

When you're a young artist and you have an album as critically acclaimed and well received as good kid, m.A.A.d city, it takes a lot to conquer the anticipation tied to the follow-up. (See the Strokes, Interpol, Nas)

Thursday, February 05, 2015

Unknown Mortal Orchestra - "Multi-Love"

Sun-faded psych-rockers Unknown Mortal Orchestra have announced their third album and the follow-up to 2013's II. The new record, called Multi-Love, will be out May 26th and today the band shared the title track.

Saturday, January 31, 2015

Jack White and Run the Jewels played Madison Square Garden

Jack White and Run the Jewels might seem like an odd billing for a show, but as El-P said "when Jack White asks you to open for him at MSG, you say yes. It's in the Bible." Together, the pair made for an incredible night of legendary status. 

Friday, January 30, 2015

Viet Cong played Mercury Lounge

Their musical DNA doesn't seem to be far from the last Women record. Gnarled guitars wail against clanging drums and project a sound of familiar post-punk with atmospheric textures that seem to recall early Deerhunter or recent Grooms albums. With a great debut EP (last year's "Cassette") under their belts, Viet Cong dropped by New York for two sold out record release shows.