Lana Del Rey

Irony Overload: Father John Misty to Star in Upcoming Lana Del Rey Video

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From the outset of Lana Del Rey’s career, the artist born Elizabeth Grant has faced increasingly harsh accusations of inauthenticity, as if a musician had never before adopted a persona that differed from their true, IRL self. Lana Del Rey’s subsequent releases have, to anyone really listening, put those suspicions to rest, as it’s become increasingly clear that Lana knows exactly what she’s doing, and she’s great at it. Now, the music world’s second hottest ironic creation, Father John Misty, is teaming up with Lizzy Grant in an upcoming video. And the world just might explode from the five-minute smirk that is sure to result. 
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Flavorwire Staffers’ Favorite Songs of 2015

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As time goes on, with more and more music flooding the Internet every year, it becomes increasingly difficult to decide on the year’s best tunes. Our music editor Matthew Ruiz already chose the year’s best albums, but we don’t dare to unilaterally rank 2015’s best songs. So each of us here at Flavorwire has chosen our own, and it’s clear that this is the best way to claim our favorite songs, because this is a helluva sonically diverse list.
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Listen: Lana Del Rey Lazes About on Her ‘Honeymoon’ in “Music to Watch Boys To”

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Lana Del Rey has just released another track off Honeymoon. This one is perhaps the most titularly enticing from the formerly-shared track list, insomuch as it pairs her seemingly auto-piloted air of nostalgic romance with a bizarrely vague assertion: that this song is a good soundtrack for the act of “watching boys.”  For, it’s called “Music to Watch Boys To.”
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32 Albums You Need to Hear This Fall

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Looking ahead to upcoming album releases is a precarious proposition in 2015. Surprise midnight digital releases are de rigueur, and an ill-timed leak can postpone, move up, or scrap an album’s release date altogether. But as long as artists (and labels) keep promising to deliver the goods, we’ll be waiting with bated breath.
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