Feb 16, 2018

Janelle Monáe has announced a new album and shared a teaser trailer for it. It's entitled Dirty Computer and doesn't have an announced release date as yet. The tracklist and cover art are both forthcoming too, as is any music from the album. More

Feb 15, 2018

British trio Muse have shared a new song, "Thought Contagion," via its video. Lance Drake directed the horror- and science fiction-themed video, which seems to take place in the 1980s and ends with a "Thriller"-like dance routine featuring various monsters. Watch it below. More

Feb 15, 2018

Current indie rocker Car Seat Headrest (aka Will Toledo and band) and 1990s rock band Smash Mouth have covered each other. Over a year ago a Twitter user named alligator grappler suggested that the two cover each other and surprisingly both artists positively responded.  More

Feb 15, 2018

Kevin Barnes and of Montreal are releasing a new albumWhite Is Relic/Irrealis Mood, on March 9 via Polyvinyl. Previously of Montreal shared the album's first single, "Paranoiac Intervals/Body Dysmorphia." (It was one of our Songs of the Week.) Then there was a video for the song. Now they have shared another song from the album, "Plateau Phase/No Careerism No Corruption," via a colorful video directed by Christina Eleni Schneider and Clayton Rychlik.  More

Feb 15, 2018

The Smashing Pumpkins have been teasing an announcement and word already got out that it was likely a reunion tour featuring some of the band's original members. Frontman Billy Corgan has been the only constant in the band over the years, but when they formed in 1988 the lineup included guitarist James Iha, drummer Jimmy Chamberlin, and bassist D'arcy Wretzsky. T More

Feb 15, 2018

The Drums have released a brand new charity song, "Meet Me in Mexico," to benefit those affected by the Mexican earthquakes last September. The song is available on Bandcamp in a pay-what-you-want situation. More

Feb 15, 2018

Wye Oak (Jenn Wasner and Andy Stack) are releasing a new albumThe Louder I Call, the Faster It Runs, on April 6 via Merge. Previously they shared its title track (which was our #2 Song of the Week) and now "The Louder I Call, the Faster It Runs" has a video. More

Feb 15, 2018

Britain's Field Music (anchored by brothers Peter and David Brewis) released a new albumOpen Here, a couple of weeks back via Memphis Industries. Now its excellent first single, "Count It Up," has a video. The song points out how comparably lucky all of us who live in democratic and developed countries in the Western world are. More

Feb 15, 2018

Frank Ocean has shared a new cover of "Moon River." The song was written by Henry Mancini and Johnny Mercer for the classic 1961 movie Breakfast At Tiffany's, in which it was sung by star Audrey Hepburn.  More