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Tim Heidecker Announces New Album; Shares Weyes Blood Featuring Title Track “Fear of Death”

Aug 06, 2020

Tim Heidecker (of Tim & Eric and Heidecker & Wood) is a man of many skills: an actor, comedian, podcast host, musician, and producer. Yesterday, he announced his new album, Fear of Death, is coming out September 25 via Spacebomb Records. He also shared the title track with features from none other than Natalie Mering, aka Weyes Blood, via a video. More

Palehound Covers Elliott Smith’s “Southern Belle” For Reissue of His Self-Titled Album

Aug 06, 2020

For our My Favorite Album print issue last fall, Ellen Kempner of Palehound wrote about her favorite albumElliot Smith’s Either/Or. Coincidentally, Kempner has just released her cover of Smith’s “Southern Belle.” It’s from his 1995 self-titled album, though, not Either/Or. But that doesn't matter because it's a lovely ode to the magnificent songwriter, More

Widowspeak Share New Single “Even True Love”

Aug 06, 2020

Folk-rock band Widowspeak have a new album, Plum, coming out August 28 via Captured Tracks. Today, they’ve shared the sunshine-y single “Even True Love” via a head in the clouds (literally) lyric video. Check it out below.  More

Prince Estate Releases Previously Unreleased Track “Cosmic Day”

Aug 06, 2020

The Prince Estate has been gifting the world with previously unreleased tracks from the recently deceased pop legend. First we heard “Witness 4 The Prosecution (Version 1)” and “I Could Never Take The Place Of Your Man (1979 Version).” Now, we have the gorgeous “Cosmic Day.” All these tracks will also be on the expanded reissue of Prince’s iconic Sign O’ The Times record due out September 25 in partnership with Warner Records.  More

Jamila Woods Releases Toni Morrison-Inspired New Song “Sula (paperback)”

Aug 06, 2020

Jamila Woods hasn’t made any music since LEGACY! LEGACY!, her acclaimed 2019 sophomore album that honors artists of color with titles such as “BALDWIN,” “BASQUIAT,” and “ZORA.” Today, Woods continues on with this theme but with a slight deviation. Her new track “SULA (paperback),” is also the name of the title and lead character from Toni Morrison’s 1973 novel. More

Jenny O. Shares Homemade Self-Directed Video for New Song “Old Habits”

Aug 05, 2020

Jenny O. (full name Jennifer Anne Ognibene) is releasing a new album, New Truth, this Friday via Mama Bird Recording Co. Now she has shared one last pre-release song from it, “Old Habits,” via a self-directed video she made with the aid of construction paper.  More

Bon Iver Share Video for New Song “AUATC” (Feat. Bruce Springsteen, Jenny Lewis, and More)

Aug 05, 2020

Bon Iver (the project led be Justin Vernon) have shared a new song, “AUATC,” via a video for the track. “AUATC” is touted to feature guest vocals from Bruce Springsteen, Jenny Lewis, Jenn Wasner of Wye Oak, and Elsa Jensen, but you’d be hard pressed to hear any of their distinctive vocals in the mix.  More

snny Shares New Single “Postmodern Black”

Aug 05, 2020

Hailing from the Ivory Coast, raised in Boston, and based in Iceland, snny takes on a wealth of artistic influences to create a genre-bending fusion of pop, hip hop, and R&B. His newest track, “Postmodern Black,” provides the first taste of snny’s upcoming full-length record. More