Music

Jenny Lewis Relives Her Child Star Days — Along with Feist and Fred Armisen — in “She’s Not Me” Video

Former child star (and current very famous musician) Jenny Lewis dropped the video for “She’s Not Me,” a track from… Read More

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Plunge Into an American Nightmare in Julian Casablancas + the Voidz 13-Minute “Human Sadness” Video

Julian Casablancas + the Voidz just released the video for “Human Sadness,” their 13-minute track from last September’s LP Tyranny (Cult Records).… Read More

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Nicki Minaj Releases the Sentimental Video for “The Night Is Still Young” on Youtube

Nicki Minaj’s “The Night Is Still Young” video may have dropped last Friday, but it landed with hardly a… Read More

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Yes, That’s Velvet: Beach House Announce Pettable New Album, “Depression Cherry”

“Sweet malaise” is a sensation Beach House (Victoria Legrand and Alex Scally) delivers in hefty portions; it’s thus with an acute sense of self-awareness… Read More

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Unknown Moral Orchestra’s ‘Multi-Love’ Is an Unflinchingly Honest Account of a Polyamorous Relationship

New Zealand-born musician Ruban Nielson’s story starts typically enough: married-with-kids dude in a buzz band meets an intriguing young woman while touring abroad. But that’s when the tale becomes far less predictable, resulting in a relationship whose contours are about as unlikely as they come: a long-distance bond over email blossoms into accidental polyamory alongside Nielson’s wife, Jenny, before mutating into one (mostly) happy family, complete with two young children in Portland. That is, until the new lover’s visa runs out — twice — and she’s forced to go back home for good. … Read More

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A$AP Rocky Drops ‘At.Long.Last.A$AP’ a Week Early

Surprise(ish)! At.Long.Last.A$AP (A.L.L.A.), A$AP Rocky’s follow-up to his 2013 debut studio album, LongLiveA$AP, was set to come out on June 2. But instead… Read More

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Flavorwire Premiere: JiHAE’s “Brave Ones” Gives Voice to Her Father’s Vietnam PTSD

The Vietnam War inspired some of the most powerful songs of its era, but it’s rare to hear it discussed by younger artists in the 21st century. This generation’s got its own political battles to fight, but from where New York rocker and multimedia artist JiHAE stands, our present is more connected to our wartime past than we want to acknowledge. It’s why she wrote “Brave Ones,” off her forthcoming album Illusion of You, after watching her father struggle with PTSD in the decades following his service in Vietnam. … Read More

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LISTEN: Robert Smith Turns the Twilight Sad’s “There’s a Girl in the Corner” Into a Classic Cure Track

According to The Guardian, The Cure’s Robert Smith has been fanboying over Scottish band the Twilight Sad for… Read More

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The 6 Best New Songs We Heard This Week: Hudson Mohawke x Antony Hegarty, Veruca Salt

Slide these new jams into your Memorial Day playlist — especially Jamie xx’s good-timing new collaboration and an emo-revival highlight from O-FACE’s “740 Turbo.” … Read More

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