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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 -





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Entertainment Weekly




  • Drake Releasing New Mixtape in January?
    Toronto rap phenom Drake always seems to be sitting on a pile of new material, having recently just dropped three freebies. The rapper's been busily working toward his new Views from the 6 LP, which is tentatively expected in the spring, but it looks…
    - 1 day ago, 26 Nov 14, 12:46am -
  • Megadeth Drummer Shawn Drover Quits Band
    Big Four thrash-metal titans Megadeth are now, well, slightly less "big" with news that they've parted ways with drummer Shawn Drover. The Montreal performer, who has also spent over two decades as a member of Eidolon, has played with Megadeth sin…
    - 1 day ago, 26 Nov 14, 12:00am -
  • Get Reviews of Eminem, Rick Ross and Johnny de Courcy in Our New Release Roundup
    In search of some new records to listen to this week? Your search ends here, at our New Release Roundup. Featuring reviews of some of the top releases this week, give it a read to catch up on what's new and notable, as well as a few things you may ha…
    - 1 day ago, 25 Nov 14, 5:20pm -
  • Refused Announce 2015 Reunion Shows, Play Quebec's Amnesia Rockfest

    - 1 day ago, 25 Nov 14, 5:11pm -
  • Jian Ghomeshi Drops $55 Million Lawsuit Against CBC
    As if things couldn't get any worse for disgraced former CBC radio personality Jian Ghomeshi, the onetime host of Q has now withdrawn his $55 million lawsuit against the CBC. What's more, he has to foot the bill himself. CBC spokesman Chuck Thomps…
    - 1 day ago, 25 Nov 14, 5:00pm -

Yahoo! Music News

  • newSix Injured in Shooting Outside Brick & Mortar Music Hall
    The incident occurred around 12:46 am, just after a sold-out hip-hop show featuring more than a dozen artists (including headlining locals G-Val and Show Banga) had let out. According to KTVU, the suspect immediately fled the scene, and officers ar…
    - 10 hours ago, 26 Nov 14, 3:31pm -
  • new4 Great Online Tools for Music Lovers
    Music is the cornerstone of human culture. No matter who you are or what you do, a great song can make you feel happy. A certain track can remind you of unforgettable experiences, like your first kiss, honeymoon, or the birth of your child.In this ne…
    - 10 hours ago, 26 Nov 14, 3:06pm -
  • newChildren's' music star Laurie Berkner new plan
    NEW YORK (AP) — This fall, Laurie Berkner has been on a mission that likely will make children and parents happy: making more Laurie Berkners.
    - 16 hours ago, 26 Nov 14, 9:10am -
  • newSia lights up Australian music industry awards
    SYDNEY (AP) — Sia and her "Chandelier" lit up Australia's Aria music awards, even without appearing on stage.
    - 17 hours ago, 26 Nov 14, 8:48am -
  • Williamsburg Dive and Music Hall Spike Hill Is on the Chopping Block
    The bar will likely serve its last beer in early December. Let's face it, Williamsburg has pretty much morphed into hipster Disneyland, complete with two Starbucks locations and absurdly priced condos. Now, Spike Hill, a bar and music venue that's…
    - 1 day ago, 25 Nov 14, 4:40pm -

NPR Music



The Tripwire

Tiny Mix Tapes


  • newLost Twin: The Mist
    The Mist is a satisfying experience, and basically puts the bedroom squarely into the realm of hip-hop. Seville-born musician Carlos R. Pinto has been exploring the dream-like side of hip-hop since releasing his first EP in 2010. That exploration co…
    - 17 hours ago, 26 Nov 14, 8:30am -
  • newDruid Cloak: Lore: Book One
    Lore: Book One is a enjoyable-enough diversion for those who admire electronic music. Ohio producer Druid Cloak certainly has his sights set high. He’s releasing a series of albums, a trilogy, on his own label, Apothecary Compositions, of which Lo…
    - 18 hours ago, 26 Nov 14, 7:30am -
  • newSlow Leaves: Beauty Is So Common
    Slow Leaves is an outfit that has brought forth an excellent LP, and country-folk-rock fans will clutch this close to their chests. Winnipeg’s Grant Davidson, who records as Slow Leaves, has a style of music that could be called country-folk. His…
    - 19 hours ago, 26 Nov 14, 6:30am -
  • newThe 10 Best Flaming Lips Sci-Fi Songs
    In honor of the band with the most U.F.O.s and robots, here are the ten best Flaming Lips songs based on all things science fiction.Wayne Coyne and Co. recently released their version of the Beatles' epic Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band, but t…
    - 21 hours ago, 26 Nov 14, 4:30am -
  • newZulu Pearls - "Boss of Your Heart (Live)" (video) (Premiere)
    The Berlin by way of Washington, DC indie rockers that call themselves Zulu Pearls have a nice, noir-y live video to accompany one of their newer tunes, "Boss of Your Heart".Comprised of a "ever changing constellation of international vagabonds" and…
    - 22 hours ago, 26 Nov 14, 3:00am -


  • newOctaves and Caravels Announce Split and Tour, Stream Song
    *Octaves (* and *Caravels* ( are releasing a split, featuring two new songs from each band. It will be co-released by Bridge Nine and Topshelf Records on January 20th.…
    - 2 hours ago, 26 Nov 14, 11:21pm -
  • newCreed Frontman Posts Confessional Video
    *Creed* ( frontman Scott Stapp has posted a video message on Facebook ( I know everyone wants to make jokes, but it looks li…
    - 4 hours ago, 26 Nov 14, 9:16pm -
  • newFrom Autumn to Ashes Announce First Reunion Show
    *From Autumn to Ashes (* will reunite ( to play at Amnesia Rockfest in Quebec next June alongside *Refused (…
    - 7 hours ago, 26 Nov 14, 6:41pm -
  • newPerfect Future Stream New Album "Manifesto"
    *Perfect Future (*'s third full-length album, Manifesto, is streaming on The AV Club ( It's out December 2 via Count Your Lucky Stars R…
    - 7 hours ago, 26 Nov 14, 6:16pm -
  • Podcast: I'm Thankful For ____ (Episode 61)
    Happy almost Thanksgiving everyone. Since we'll all be munching on turkey and mashed potatoes for the next few days, we wanted to get our *AbsolutePunk Podcast (* episode up a little early this week. Maybe give…
    - 8 hours ago, 26 Nov 14, 5:42pm -

  • newInterviews: Edward Colver
    If you don’t know who Edward Colver is, chances are you’ve seen his pictures of the LA hardcore scene, some of the iconic punk album covers that he took the pictures for, or maybe you even saw him in the documentary American Hardcore.Edward C…
    - 5 hours ago, 26 Nov 14, 8:00pm -
  • newNew Review Update: November 26, 2014
    This is John G and it's time for another Wednesday Trivia Time! The guy second-on-the-left would get a new haircut and go on to join a very famous punk rock band. Who is he?Meanwhile, today's reviews are:XTMST - XTRMSTGWAR/Corrosion of Conformi…
    - 7 hours ago, 26 Nov 14, 6:00pm -
  • newMedia: Apathy Cycle: 'Critical Thinking'
    Apathy Cycle, featuring Greg of Intro5pect, are streaming their new EP. The release is called Critical thinking and it's out now. MC dEvlin of Mad Conductor makes an appearance on the band's Fugazi cover. The band released Clockwork County [EP] in 2…
    - 8 hours ago, 26 Nov 14, 5:00pm -
  • newMedia: Tim Barry: "Solid Gone"
    Tim Barry of Avail is streaming a new song. The tune is called "Solid Gone" and is off his upcoming album Lost & Rootless out November 28, 2014. You can check out the tune below.
    - 9 hours ago, 26 Nov 14, 4:00pm -
  • newNothington start recording new LP today
    Nothington will begin recording their next album today in their hometown of San Francisco at Motor Studies (Dead To Me, NOFX, Propagandhi). with producer Steve Rizun (The Flatliners). Toby Jeg of Red Scare stated:I got a text from Jay and he was t…
    - 10 hours ago, 26 Nov 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 -