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Weekly Playlist: PLAYLIST TAKEOVER by Elia Einhorn of Sober 21/Talkhouse

Jun 11, 2021

It’s a playlist takeover this week! Pitchfork Radio and Sonos Radio presenter and the Scotland Yard Gospel Choir / Fashion Brigade frontman Elia Einhorn has launched the Sober 21 zine that shares experience and advice from twenty-one sober musicians for artists who are just getting sober or are sober-curious. This week’s playlist features these artists. More

Lorde Tentatively Announces New Album, Shares Video for New Song “Solar Power”

Jun 10, 2021

New Zealand singer/songwriter Lorde has tentatively announced a new album, Solar Power, and shared its title track via a video for it. We say tentatively, because the album’s release date, tracklist, and cover art is all TBA. More

George Harrison’s “All Things Must Pass” Celebrated With Deluxe 50th Anniversary Editions

Jun 10, 2021

George Harrison’s acclaimed third solo album, All Things Must Pass, is being reissued in honor of its 50th anniversary. The album has been remixed and is due out in a the variety of formats on August 6 via Capitol/UMe. More

illuminati hotties Announces New Album, Shares Video for New Song “Pool Hopping”

Jun 10, 2021

Illuminati hotties (the project of singer/songwriter Sarah Tudzin) has announced a new album, Let Me Do One More, and shared a new song from it, “Pool Hopping,” via a video for the single. Let Me Do One More is due out October 1 via her new label Snack Shack Tracks, which is in partnership with Los Angeles-based indie label Hopeless. More

Premiere: Moral Pleasures (Ryan McKinley of Pkew Pkew Pkew) Shares New EP - Stream It Below

Jun 10, 2021

Ryan McKinley, guitarist and vocalist for Canadian punk band Pkew Pkew Pkew, is back with a new solo EP, releasing under the moniker Moral Pleasures. In the midst of 2020, McKinley found himself locked down in Alberta with his girlfriend and their cat, breaking from his band’s grueling weeks on the road. With the extra time and space, McKinley built a home studio and took to writing, debuting with a four-song EP, Persepolis at the end of last year. More

Watch Rostam Perform “From the Back of a Cab” and Be Interviewed on “James Corden”

Jun 10, 2021

Rostam (formerly of Vampire Weekend) released a new album, Changephobia, last week via Matsor Projects (via Secretly Distribution). Last night he was a guest on The Late Late Show with James Corden, where he was interviewed about the album and performed the album’s “From the Back of a Cab” More

Olivia O Debuts New Solo EP, ‘Great Big Nothing’ - Stream It Below

Jun 10, 2021

Atlanta-based singer/songwriter Olivia Osby has risen fast in online circles, building a name for herself as a purveyor of lo-fi bedroom pop under the moniker Olivia O and as one half of DIY indie rock band Lowertown. At only 19, Osby has been writing and recording music for most of her teenage years, beginning on GarageBand at 14 and, most recently, signing to UK label Dirty Hit (home of Beabadoobee and The 1975). More

Arab Strap Share Disturbing Video for New Version of “Fable of the Urban Fox”

Jun 10, 2021

Scottish duo Arab Strap (Aidan Moffat and Malcolm Middleton) released a new album, As Days Get Dark, in March via Rock Action. Now they have shared a video for the album’s “Fable of the Urban Fox” but with a twist, it’s a new, slightly more electronic remix of the song done by the band. More

Premiere: Hot Flash Heat Wave Debuts New Single “m o t i o n s”

Jun 10, 2021

San Francisco indie pop trio Hot Flash Heat Wave are back with their first release of the year. In over ten years as a band the longtime friends have built up a devoted following, debuting with their 2015 garage rock debut, Neapolitan and their 2017 follow-up, Soaked. However, the band launched in a new psychedelic direction with their Mood Ring EP last year, crafting some of their most exciting and exploratory music yet. More