Jul 23, 2015 Music Web Exclusive

After a 25-year gap since 1990's A Gilded EternityArray 1 is but the first of three releases planned by the U.K. band Loop over the next year.  More

Jul 23, 2015 Music Web Exclusive

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club is, arguably, more popular outside of its native U.S. The trio is known for capturing the dedication of its European fans live on DVD/CD combos, first with sold-out shows in Berlin, Dublin, and Glasgow in 2007, then in London in 2011, and now in Paris.  More

Jul 22, 2015 Music Web Exclusive

This Finnish-born, Berlin-based musician claims to have self-titled his first full-length so that people will learn how to properly spell his name. More

Jul 22, 2015 Music Web Exclusive

The musical snob in all of us really wants to reject Diplo's third Major Lazer album, Peace Is the Mission, as obvious, party fodder that panders to the lowest common denominator.  More

Jul 22, 2015 Music Web Exclusive

Girlpool's existential two-chord nursery rhymes make even the sparsest Breeders record look like Pink Floyd. More

Jul 21, 2015 Music Web Exclusive

It's becoming increasingly obvious that Greg Kurstin, one half of The Bird and the Bee, has been blessed with the Midas touch for pop music; every singer the producer/songwriter comes in contact with (see: Sia, Kelly Clarkson, P!nk, Lily Allen, Tegan and Sarathe list is an embarrassment of riches) gets to witness his ability to craft hits for musicians across the spectrum. More

Muse

Drones

Warner Bros.

Jul 21, 2015 Music Web Exclusive

I've only got 150 words/bullets and there are a lot of problems with this album/fish in this barrel. Let's start with that artwork: look at it. Stare at it for 53 minutes.  More

No Joy

More Faithful

Mexican Summer

Jul 21, 2015 Music Web Exclusive

No Joy's shoegaze album, More Faithful-the group's third-is a soothing listen, perfect for a summer drive or a relaxing, lazy afternoon. More

Jul 20, 2015 Music Web Exclusive

In early April 2015, long-time friends Sam Beam (aka Iron & Wine) and Ben Bridwell (of Band of Horses) announced a collaborative album.  More