This morning the weekend-long Boston Calling music festival announced its exciting Friday night (May 27th) line-up. Sia, whose new album This is Acting drops tomorrow, will headline with Sufjan Stevens and Lisa Hannigan with Aaron Dessner also on the bill. Friday single day tickets and Saturday/Sunday weekend passes go on sale tomorrow, January...Read more
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EDITED TO ADD: Around 11:30 this morning (January 27th) I was posting a new review and when I reloaded the main page I saw that the soundcloud player for this track was gone, which almost certainly means that it was deleted from Soundcloud. Perhaps he regrets expressing...
Here ya go, the complete list of everything coming to Netflix next month, which includes one of our favorites, 1999’s Cruel Intentions. And, of course, there are some things that are leaving, so we’ve posted that below the new goodies. The shows and movies in italics are things we officially recommend. But we’re...Read more
Well, folks, today we have news from Kanye West… He has tweeted the tracklist for his new album, SWISH, about which he tweeted “so happy to be finished with the best album of all time.” But what the list reads isn’t entirely clear. We see “Waves,” “High Lights,” “80 Hours,” “No More Parties in...Read more
Emmy The Great once again lives up to her name! “Algorithm” finds Emmy’s voice at the forefront, as she gently sings things like “pumping through my brain, it’s an algorithm,” her voice pretty as a peach. “Talk to me like you’re walking me home / Tell me something nobody knows,” goes one of...Read more
M83 has announced an initial series of North American tour dates including special performances at Coachella festival in Indio, CA and The Governor’s Ball in NYC along with festivals throughout Europe. More to be announced soon. Tickets will be available for pre-sale on Wednesday January 13th at 10am local time via ilovem83.com. North...Read more
I think I actually like this line up more than Coachella! Incredible line-up. So many of my favorites, such as, well, it would be easier to list the artists that are not among my favorites. But in most of those cases I actually haven’t heard them yet so it would be unfair...Read more
I'm a big fan of Editors, so much so that I cringed at the idea of someone remixing them. They're just not that sort of band. Or so I thought until I listened to Henri PFR's reworking of "Ocean of Night" today. For the most...
Well, I am drooling over this line-up. I mean, c’mon, LCD Soundsystem and Guns N’ Roses reunited?! Granted, so far all we know is that GN’R will have Axl Rose, Slash and Duff McKagen, but even if the other two members are from the later day version of GN’R, it would still be...Read more
SCOTT WEILAND October 27, 1967 – December 3, 2015...Read more
Like last year, Record Store Day is happening a second time this year. Fine independent record stores everywhere will be holding Record Store Day Black Friday and there are lots of Record Store Day exclusives to make you drool (and open your wallet). Artists releasing Record Store Day exclusives include Beck, David Bowie,...Read more
This Sunday, November 1st, The Darkness will finally bring their ritzy brand of British hard rock to Boston, Massachusetts. And it’s about time; they’ve already destroyed Los Angeles, Chicago, Seattle and other major cities across the U.S. But, according to their website, we have the honor of being the last date on their...Read more
Kylie Minogue has finally made a Christmas album! This is something Kylie fans have wanted for, well, only around 25 years. It's a miracle that this isn't her second or even third Christmas album by now. But, hey, we're just grateful that we're finally getting...
You may recall that the Ghost song above, “From The Pinnacle To The Pit,” was a #songoftheday last week. We also gave their new album, Meliora, a gleaming review. Well, their unholy tour kicks off tonight at The Fillmore in Silver Spring, MD. The band will trek through North America through November 1, before...Read more
PRESS RELEASE: September 21st, 2015 – Burbank, CA – Jenny Lewis celebrates the ten-year anniversary of her solo debut, Rabbit Fur Coat, with the release of a deluxe limited edition remastered vinyl album, available for pre-order today at jennylewis.com. [EDITOR’S NOTE: At the time of this posting, 1:32PM EST, it’s not up yet,...Read more