The 5 Best New Songs We Heard This Week: Spiritualized, HTRK


Your correspondent is back from vacation and back on the interwebs, and my first order of business has been to catch up on the music I missed over the last couple of weeks. (Yes, there are definitely worse jobs to have.) The highlights of this week’s trawl include, first and foremost, a new Spiritualized song that is amazing and beautiful and should be listened to forthwith. Beside that, there’s new HTRK, along with a track from Le1f’s first EP for his new label, Fujiya & Miyagi getting all acid house-y, and, um, the former Gene Ween teaming up with Slash to cover the most ridiculous Bob Dylan song ever. It’s all streaming for free, so click through and listen away!
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20 Hilarious (And Often Adorable) Photos of Debauched Rock Stars With Cute Kids


Many awesome Stooges-related things have come out of the last week or so, not least the band’s new album (which is actually quite good) and their killer performance at New York’s Le Poisson Rouge. But perhaps most awesome of all is the photo that’s been making the rounds of Iggy clutching two kids in junior versions of his trademark sequined jeans. They look terrified, he looks delighted, and the whole thing is many kinds of awesome. So, in a similar spirit, here’s a selection of other debauched rock stars with cute kids. You’re …Read More