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  • Tyler, the Creator Expands Spring Tour, Adding Dates With Earl Sweatshirt
    Photo by Erez Avissar Odd Future kingpin Tyler, the Creator, who's about to release his sophomore album, has added more dates to his international spring solo tour. He'll also be joined by Earl Sweatshirt for a string of shows. Wolf, Tyler's new a…
    - 14 Mar 13, 3:56pm -
  • SXSW: Pitchfork's Show No Mercy With Skeletonwitch, Trash Talk, Pallbearer, and More
    Photos by Trent Maxwell. Above: Trash Talk. For all of our 2013 SXSW coverage, head here.  There were blues skies and warm spring breezes for a packed house at Pitchfork's Show No Mercy Day Party at House of Vans at Mohawk on Wednesday. Not exa…
    - 14 Mar 13, 3:40pm -
  • Echo Chamber: DIIV: "Fuck SXSW"
    Photo by Erez Avissar "Hi Austin. Fuck SXSW. There… I said it. Here, the music comes last. 5 minute set-up, no sound check, 15 minute set. The 'music' element is all a front, it's the first thing to be compromised. Corporate money everywhere but…
    - 14 Mar 13, 2:04pm -
  • SXSW: Eagulls
    Photo by Erez Avissar/Weird Magic. For all of our SXSW 2013 coverage, head here. The Leeds-based melodic punk band Eagulls are not the sort of group that seems to be comfortable inside the corporate shit-show of SXSW. (Revisit their handwritten…
    - 14 Mar 13, 1:50pm -
  • Lil Wayne Was Hospitalized for Seizures Again
    TMZ reports that Lil Wayne was taken to a Cedars-Sinai hospital in L.A. on Tuesday night after apparently suffering "multiple seizures" following a music-video shoot. He was apparently released a few hours later and is "doing much better now." Thi…
    - 14 Mar 13, 1:38pm -
  • SXSW: Eddi Front
    Photo by Trent Maxwell. For all of our SXSW 2013 coverage, head here. Behind the record-hiss atmospherics of singer-songwriter Eddi Front's recent self-titled EP, her songs take on an air of mystery. Accompanied by a pianist in a long chapel, th…
    - 14 Mar 13, 1:25pm -
  • SXSW: Blue Hawaii
    Photo by Trent Maxwell. For all of our SXSW 2013 coverage, head here. "Is that Grimes?" asked a fellow concert-goer upon seeing Blue Hawaii frontwoman Raph Standell-Preston flail and wail in front of projected jellyfish at Resident Advisor's show…
    - 14 Mar 13, 1:16pm -
  • SXSW: Chvrches
    Photo by Trent Maxwell. For all of our SXSW 2013 coverage, head here. Up and coming Glasgow three-piece Chvrches have songs. Good ones. And quite a few. Several of the songs they played last night are not yet released, and they sounded like the…
    - 14 Mar 13, 1:04pm -
  • SXSW: Yeah Yeah Yeahs
    Photos by Trent Maxwell. For all of our SXSW 2013 coverage, head here. Karen O should never, ever be taken for granted. Ten years into the Yeah Yeah Yeahs, she has reached national treasure status-- a fact pushed forth by her giddy, silly, terri…
    - 14 Mar 13, 12:47pm -


  • newFuture’s DJ Esco Spent 56 Days In A Dubai Prison
    Last year, Future performed at the fancy 2014 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix at the tail-end of his European tour, and brought along his affiliate DJ Esco in his posse. As FADER found out, Esco ended up spending 56 days in a Dubai prison after he was arrested…
    - 5 hours ago, 28 Jan 15, 6:21pm -
  • newLil Wayne Suing Birdman & Cash Money For $51M
    Over the weekend, rumors surfaced that Lil Wayne was considering suing Birdman for $8 million dollars for the delay of his next album, Tha Carter V. Well, the rumors are true, but he’s suing for a hell of a lot more — $51 million, to be precise.…
    - 5 hours ago, 28 Jan 15, 5:47pm -
  • newWill Butler – “Anna” Video
    Arcade Fire member Will Butler’s solo record Policy is shaping up to be mighty intriguing. Lead single “Take My Side” was a wiry blast of garage rock, a sound Butler veers far away from on the album’s second single. “Anna” is a propulsive…
    - 6 hours ago, 28 Jan 15, 5:35pm -
  • newStream Wara From The NBHD’s If Guns Could Speak EP
    Gun violence in America is a problem. The second half of 2014 played out like a nightmare in slow motion, riddled with violent, senseless gun-related deaths. Protests related to the shooting death of unarmed black teenager Michael Brown in Ferguson a…
    - 6 hours ago, 28 Jan 15, 4:56pm -
  • newWatch A Mini-Doc About How Riff Raff Got Jacked
    Riff Raff recently announced his intentions of training with Hulk Hogan to become a professional wrestler, but apparently his lifestyle change began before his pursuit of WWE. It’s pretty impossible to tell when Riff Raff is serious and when he’s…
    - 7 hours ago, 28 Jan 15, 4:34pm -
  • newTaylor Swift Trademarks The Phrase “This Sick Beat”
    Taylor Swift’s Twitter hack didn’t expose anything particularly embarrassing, but that’s OK, there’s plenty to joke about in the public record. Consider, for instance, this Vox report that Swift has trademarked the phrase “this sick beat”…
    - 7 hours ago, 28 Jan 15, 3:57pm -
  • newMigos Ridiculed For $1K High School Donation
    Donating money to a high school is a noble gesture, but it’s hard not to laugh at the way Migos went about it. The Atlanta rap trio and their label Quality Control Music presented $1,000 to Booker T. Washington High School on one of those giant nov…
    - 8 hours ago, 28 Jan 15, 3:04pm -
  • newMixtape Of The Week: Lil Wayne Sorry 4 The Wait 2
    We have to talk about historical perspective when we’re talking about mixtapes, and we have Lil Wayne to thank and to blame for that. Lil Wayne wasn’t the only one releasing great mixtapes during his mid-’00s monster run, and he wasn’t even t…
    - 8 hours ago, 28 Jan 15, 3:04pm -
  • newDirty Dishes – “Thank You Come Again” Video
    The LA-based duo Dirty Dishes released their debut LP Guilty yesterday, a series of unpredictable and totally consuming tracks that are definitely worthy of your time if you haven’t listened already. Today, the band premiered the music video for th…
    - 9 hours ago, 28 Jan 15, 2:38pm -




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  • newVassy - "In the Sun" (exclusive download) (Audio)
    Need some sonic rays of sunshine to cut through the winter doldrums? The joyous "In the Sun" by the Australian singer Vassy will do just the trick.Although it's winter in the United States right now, you might be transported to the summer months by…
    - 15 hours ago, 28 Jan 15, 8:30am -
  • newWhite Suns: Totem
    Totem is a bleak, terrifying set, even (or especially) when it’s ominously quiet.Five minutes into White Suns’ third album, 2014’s Totem, the scalding-hot guitar blasts power down and the band reaches some sort of respite. There’s a sickly h…
    - 15 hours ago, 28 Jan 15, 8:13am -
  • newAmen Dunes: Cowboy Worship
    Cowboy Worship is a curious companion piece to Love, and a set of songs that shows Amen Dunes pushing ever slowly forward, without leaving much behind.Amen Dunes' excellent 2014 record, Love, felt like a clearing out. It pared back some of the gauze…
    - 16 hours ago, 28 Jan 15, 7:30am -
  • newThe Rua - "Fight For What's Right" (video) (Premiere)
    "Fight for What's Right" begins a six week long behind the scenes exclusive look at the new album by the rising UK sibling trio the Rua.Having already picked up some attention in their native United Kingdom, the all-sibling trio the Rua, comprised o…
    - 16 hours ago, 28 Jan 15, 7:30am -
  • newSuburban Living: Suburban Living
    Suburban Living splits time between finding its own ground and getting stuck in a dream-pop past.Wesley Bunch, the musician behind Suburban Living, first garnered attention with the lo-fi dream pop of his 2012 Cooper's Dream EP. His new record, the…
    - 17 hours ago, 28 Jan 15, 6:30am -


  • newYoung Statues Audiotree Session
    *Young Statues (*' Audiotree session can be viewed here (
    - 3 hours ago, 28 Jan 15, 8:03pm -
  • newKevin Devine & Evan Weiss AMA
    Evan Weiss from *Into It. Over It. (* and *Kevin Devine (* are currently (…
    - 3 hours ago, 28 Jan 15, 7:53pm -
  • newJule Vera Signs To Pure Noise, Releases New Song
    *Jule Vera ( Vera)* have signed to Pure Noise Records. A new song called "One Little String" can be heard at AltPress ( They'll be on Warped Tour and will release a new EP this summer.
    - 3 hours ago, 28 Jan 15, 7:53pm -
  • newGreen Light Theory's Last Day
    *Green Light Theory (*'s video for "Our Last Day" can be found in the replies.
    - 7 hours ago, 28 Jan 15, 4:38pm -
  • newSomos Stream "Streets Upon Streets"
    *Somos (*' new song, "Streets Upon Streets," from their split with *Have Mercy (*, is streaming on Noisey (…
    - 7 hours ago, 28 Jan 15, 4:36pm -

  • newNew Review Update: January 28, 2015
    This is John G with a new Wednesday Trivia Time! Today's question is a little tough. This band is an early, early synth-punk band. One of the guys in this photo would go on to be an incredibly influential death-punk/anarcho-punk artist. Who is he? B…
    - 5 hours ago, 28 Jan 15, 6:00pm -
  • newMedia: Somos: "Streets Upon Streets"
    Somos have released a new song off of their upcoming split with Have Mercy, which is due out on February 24, 2015 via No Sleep Records.Somos will be embarking on tour with Tigers Jaw in April.
    - 6 hours ago, 28 Jan 15, 5:00pm -
  • newVideos: A Wilhelm Scream: "Gut Sick Companion"
    A Wilhelm Scream have released a video for the song “Gut Sick Companion.” The song is featured on their latest release titled Partycrasher. The live footage in the video was shot during four 2013 performances.
    - 7 hours ago, 28 Jan 15, 4:00pm -
  • newVideos: Funeral for a Friend: "Pencil Pusher"
    Funeral For A Friend have premiered a new song from their seventh album, Chapter and Verse, which is out now.
    - 8 hours ago, 28 Jan 15, 3:30pm -
  • newVideos: Raised Fist: "Flow"
    Sweden's Raised Fist have released a video for their song "Flow.""Flow" appears on the band's recently released album, From the North, which came out on January 15th, 2015 via Epitaph.
    - 8 hours ago, 28 Jan 15, 3:00pm -

Culture Bully

  • Portlandia debuts tonight!
    Don't forget to watch Porlandia when season 2 of the hit comedy debuts tonight!
    - 6 Jan 12, 7:28pm -
  • Portlandia Season 2 Preview
    A video preview of the upcoming season of IFC's Portlandia starring Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein, and featuring guest appearances by the likes of Eddie Vedder, Kristen Wiig, and Andy Samberg.
    - 2 Jan 12, 8:57am -
  • Culture Bully Presents: 2011 Mashed
    The 4th installment in Culture Bully's annual mashup compilation, "2011 Mashed" features 7 new tracks as well as the 5 best mashups that were released this past year.
    - 25 Dec 11, 1:22pm -
  • How to Fail at (Music) Blogging
    Closing out a chapter of personal Interneting in true blog fashion... by over-sharing.
    - 4 Nov 11, 5:25pm -
  • Mac L’s “Raw Material” & the Trouble with Local Scenes
    A look at some of the underlying issues facing the development of local music scenes & a free download of "Raw Material," the latest release from Nashville's Mac L.
    - 26 Oct 11, 11:31am -