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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 -


  • newThe Coathangers – “Drive” Video
    Atlanta punks the Coathangers have put out a video for “Drive,” a track from their fourth full-length album, Suck My Shirt, that came out earlier this year. The video follows around two adorable plush dolls who seem like they’re star-crossed lo…
    - 7 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 7:49pm -
  • newBlue Hawaii – “Get Happy” / “Get Happier”
    Blue Hawaii — the synth-pop side project of Braid’s Raphaelle Standall-Preston and Alex “Agor” Cowan — have released a new one-off track called “Get Happy,” which is accompanied by an edit of the song called “Get Happier” that’s s…
    - 7 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 7:12pm -
  • newThe Head And The Heart – “Let’s Be Still” Video
    The Head And The Heart have shared an elaborate video for “Let’s Be Still,” a song off of their album from last year that shares the same name. It starts with a man waking up because of some tortured dreams, follows him (and a cute puppy) as th…
    - 7 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 6:52pm -
  • newKesha Once Swore Under Oath That Dr. Luke Never Drugged Or Raped Her
    In the last installment of the Week In Pop, Chris constructed a timeline chronicling the ugly history between Kesha and Dr. Luke, starting in 2012 — when Kesha claimed she had been “forced” to sing the lyrics to “Die Young” — and culminat…
    - 8 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 6:02pm -
  • newKate Bush Shares Letter About Her Live Comeback
    Kate Bush recently wrapped up her much talked about string of shows at London’s Apollo theater, which were her first live performances in 35 years. Today, she shared a note on her website thanking the audience members who saw the show and released…
    - 8 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 6:01pm -
  • newS – “Vampires” Video

    - 9 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 5:31pm -
  • newChance The Rapper Talks Surf Mixtape, Recording With Frank Ocean & Migos
    Chicago youngster Chance The Rapper blew up on the strength of last year’s Acid Rap mixtape. Since then, he’s been touring heavily with his Social Experiment live band and releasing a string of increasingly woozy and weird one-off tracks. (The la…
    - 9 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 5:28pm -
  • newMac Miller – “Just Some Raps, Nothing To See Here, Move Along”
    On the same day that Interscope apparently dropped Chief Keef, Mac Miller announced that he’s signed to Warner Bros., for a deal that’s reportedly worth $10 million. You will not find a better indication of the way the major-label system has move…
    - 9 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 4:55pm -
  • newHelp Weezer’s Career By Choosing Their New Single
    Weezer’s Everything Will Be Alright In The End has been received as a return to form here and elsewhere. But the album didn’t exactly set the charts on fire, debuting at #5 with 34,000 in first-week sales, and lead single “Back To The Shack,”…
    - 10 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 4:25pm -




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Yahoo! Music News

  • newGoogle's streaming music service adds mood to mix
    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google's music-subscription service will try to anticipate its listeners' mood swings as it amplifies its competition with Pandora, Spotify and other popular services that play tunes over the Internet.
    - 9 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 5:11pm -
  • newTejal Rao Digs the Chicken for Two, Hates the Music at Dirty French
    The much buzzed about chicken is good, but not without fault. Tejal Rao stops by Dirty French and despite her typical disdain for dishes that are served "for two," she enjoys the elaborate chicken presentation, which comes for two, in two services:T…
    - 14 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 12:40pm -
  • newThe top 10 songs and albums on the iTunes Store
    iTunes' Official Music Charts for the week ending October 20, 2014:
    - 14 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 12:38pm -
  • newLet's talk Fantasia: Music Evolved on our game review podcast Quality Control
    In each episode of Quality Control, Polygon managing editor Justin McElroy talks to a critic after they review a new game and allows them to add a little bit of extra context and insight. Why did they feel the way they did? What do they wish they ha…
    - 18 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 8:44am -
  • newFantasia: Music Evolved review: note for note
    Fantasia: Music Evolved is the most demanding rhythm game I've ever played. The problem with Fantasia is that it takes those cylinders — catchy songs, even catchier remixes and even entire game mechanics — and holds them hostage behind a frustrat…
    - 23 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 3:01am -

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Tiny Mix Tapes


  • newSleater-Kinney - "Bury Our Friends" (video)
    What Sleater-Kinney reunion? "Bury Our Friends" makes you think the pathbreaking trio never went on hiatus in the first place.Reunions can be a dicey proposition, especially for bands who seemed to have run their course organically and ended on a hi…
    - 15 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 11:00am -
  • newArtisan Loyalist - "The Ace EP" (audio) (Premiere)
    The newest set of tunes by Edmonton, Alberta-based synth-pop project Artisan Loyalist is a melange of enticing synth sounds. Cheekily, on the Facebook page for the Edmonton, Alberta-based synth-pop project Artisan Loyalist (helmed by Rob Batke), the…
    - 16 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 10:00am -
  • newLongfellow - "Polaroid" (video) (Premiere)
    Longfellow may or may not be "the next Coldplay", but one thing is for certain, as evidenced by its new video for the song "Polaroid": these guys do Coldplay a lot better than Coldplay.In a time where Coldplay is putting out the most boring music of…
    - 17 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 9:00am -
  • newLoose Buttons - "Two Wolves" (video) (Premiere)
    Loose Buttons draw some aesthetic inspiration from the likes of Wes Anderson for their latest video, "Two Wolves". The NYC-based indie rockers Loose Buttons are already gearing up to have a busy fall. This week alone the group has four dates at the…
    - 18 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 8:00am -
  • newSuzanne Jarvie - "Spiral Road" (video) (Premiere)
    The title track from the Canadian singer/songwriter Suzanne Jarvie's upcoming LP, Spiral Road, is a song of mystical journeys.Though she hails from Toronto, Canada (and was born in colonial Hong Kong), singer/songwriter Suzanne Jarvie fits comfortab…
    - 19 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 7:20am -


  • newR.I.P Tyson Stevens
    Reports ( are ( coming ( in that Tyson Stevens, former vocalist of *Scary Kids Scaring Kids (http…
    - 6 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 8:28pm -
  • newBlink-182's "Lemmings" Split Getting a Re-Press
    *Blink-182 (*'s "Lemmings" split with *Swindle (* is being re-pressed (
    - 6 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 7:56pm -
  • newAvenged Sevenfold Frontman On Renman Live
    *Avenged Sevenfold ( Sevenfold)* frontman M. Shadows will be on "Renman Live" tomorrow ( at 10AM PST.
    - 8 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 6:50pm -
  • newRyland and Alex Leave Cobra Starship
    Ryland and Alex have left ( *Cobra Starship (*.It is with heavy hearts that today we announce the departure of Ryland & Alex from Co…
    - 8 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 6:19pm -
  • newReverse the Curse Release "Holding Water" Video
    Check out *Reverse the Curse (*'s video for "Holding Water" here ( Also, Existent is available for pre-…
    - 9 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 5:50pm -

  • newInterviews: We'll Do It Live: Bill Stevenson
    That's all for tonight. You can read the entire session in the comments below. Thanks so much to Bill for hanging out! Be sure to catch the Descendents at Fest 13. Punknews is delighted to be partnering with our pals at FEST and tonight's spec…
    - 6 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 8:00pm -
  • newOctober 21, 2014
    Adam E. here with three new reviews. I'm sure you've all noticed that right now, everything is pumpkin flavored. Where do you stand on seasonal pumpkin-flavored goods? Personally, I'm a fan.Today's reviews are: Xerxes - Collision Blo…
    - 8 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 6:00pm -
  • newBreak-ups: Ex Friends (2011-2014)
    Ex Friends have broken up. Speaking to Punknews, the band stated:After almost exactly three years as a band, Ex Friends is calling it a day. The punk rock universe has been very kind to us and we are grateful. We played our first show in a baseme…
    - 9 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 5:00pm -
  • newStreams: Feral Trash: 'Trashfiction'
    Today's stream comes from Feral Trash. We've got a stream of the band's new release, Trashfiction. The release is out via Dirt Cult and Mammoth Cave records and you can pre-order it right here.Meanwhile, you can hear the whole thing on the band…
    - 10 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 4:00pm -
  • newMedia: Rancid: 'Honor Is All We Know'
    Rancid is streaming their forthcoming Epitaph Records release ...Honor is All We Know over at iTunes Radio. The album is due out on October 27, 2014. You can access the stream here....Honor is All We Know is Rancid's eighth studio album and wa…
    - 11 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 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 -