Oct 20, 2017

Cut Copy released a new album, Haiku From Zero, last month via Astralwerks. Now they have shared a video for album opener "Standing in the Middle of the Field." Vincenzi Vandella directed the video, which is one continuously moving shot and the image keeps zooming out from above as it charts a couple's relationship (or perhaps it's all a dream).  More

Oct 20, 2017

French singer/actress Charlotte Gainsbourg is releasing a new albumRest, on November 17 via Because Music. Previously she shared a self-directed video for its title track, which was co-written and produced by Daft Punk's Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo (it was one of our Songs of the Week), as well as a self-directed video for "Deadly Valentine" that co-starred Dev Hynes, aka Blood Orange, and featured her two daughters playing younger versions of Gainsbourg (it was our #1 Song of the Week). Now she has shared another song from the album, "Ring-a-Ring O' Roses," which is partially a play off the classic playground nursery rhyme.  More

Oct 20, 2017

Fever Ray (aka Karin Dreijer, formerly one half of the Swedish duo The Knife) has shared a video for a brand new song, "To the Moon and Back." More

Oct 20, 2017

As the Harvey Weinstein fallout continues to unfold, it's a reminder that the crimes he stands accused of are not exactly rare, nor are they confined to the world of tarnished Hollywood glitz. Like every other part of society, the music industry is also riddled with similar stories. We look at that this week, alongside President Trump insulting various people and imperiling the safety of the world. Not that he doesn't do the same thing most weeks.  More

Oct 18, 2017

Destroyer (the project of Dan Bejar) is releasing a new albumken, this Friday (October 20) via Merge. Previously he shared a lyric video for its first single, "Sky's Grey" (which was one of our Songs of the Week), and a video for the '80s sounding "Tinseltown Swimming In Blood" (which was also one of our Songs of the Week). More

Oct 18, 2017

Japanese Breakfast (aka Michelle Zauner) released her sophomore albumSoft Sounds From Another Planet, back in July via Dead Oceans. Now she has shared a video for "The Body is a Blade."  More

Oct 18, 2017

Rostam Batmanglij (formerly of Vampire Weekend and who just goes by his first name these days) released his debut solo albumHalf-Light, this month via Nonesuch. Now he has announced some more tour dates that stretch into February 2018.  More

Oct 18, 2017

Norwegian space disco mastermind Lindstrøm (aka Hans-Peter Lindstrøm) is releasing a new albumIt's Alright Between Us As It Is, this Friday (October 20th) via Smalltown Supersound. More

Oct 18, 2017

New Zealand indie-pop band Yumi Zouma released their sophomore album, Willowbank, a few weeks back via Cascine. They are about to embark on some West Coast tour dates with label-mate Chad Valley (led by British singer/musician/producer Hugo Manuel) and so the two artists have traded remixes.  More