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Henry Rollins Takes Hard Stance Against Suicide In Light of Robin Williams’ Death

August 21st, 2014 By Megan Hatfield

Henry Rollins’ thoughts on Robin Williams suicide has led to much controversy that it seems better if he had said nothing at all.

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Incan Abraham, De Lux, Live at the Sayers Club

September 18th, 2014 By Janelle Esguerra De La Cruz

Against the vampy backdrop of the Sayers Club, Red Bull Sound Select hosted yet another event showcasing LA’s local talent. This particular show featured dreamy indie four-piece Incan Abraham and post-disco duo De Lux. Read more…

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Black Moth – Condemned to Hope

September 18th, 2014 By David Sano

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Alternative Doom

Black Moth are a Leeds, United Kingdom quintet who play an accessible but engaging brand of heavy stoner/doom rock. Not to be confused with Pittsburgh’s Black Moth Super Rainbow, Black Moth are relatively new on the scene. With the release of Condemned to Hope—the band’s second full-length album—Black Moth take a big stride toward carving out a niche in the crowded stoner/doom field. Read more…

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Ballet School – The Dew Lasts An Hour

September 18th, 2014 By Stefanie Martinez

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Not Dreaming, But Sleeping.

Ballet School is one of those groups that make it really difficult to navigate the internet.  The bands’ new album, The Dew Lasts An Hour, is another version of the ethereal and electropop mashup that seems to be popular with other groups.  Upon first listen, the trio has a sound similar to that of Phantogram or Kitten with the vocals of a singer like LP or Britney Spears (with the most perfect pitch-altering equipment, of course). Read more…

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Slow Magic – How To Run Away

September 18th, 2014 By Jeremy Rellosa

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The Modern Day Wizard

Slow Magic’s biography reads: “Slow Magic is the sound made by an unknown imaginary friend.” Donning a tribal face mask that appears unremovable, the mysterious composer has yet to reveal his identity. His latest album, How To Run Away, is not as mysterious as its maker, but instead has emerged from his cauldron, bathed in a candy-colored mist. Read more…

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Jack White Says His Comments About Foo Fighters Were A Joke

September 19th, 2014 By Jess Marshalek

During a show at Boston’s Fenway Park on Sept. 17th, 2014, rocker Jack White delivered what he has termed “a Kanye West-eqsue” rant. However, White has since clarified his comments through his publicist, who stated, “Jack White made a joke onstage.”

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WATCH: Interpol Releases New Video For “Twice As Hard”

September 19th, 2014 By Jess Marshalek

This week, Interpol has released a new music video for their single, “Twice As Hard”, from El Pintor.

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LISTEN: Godflesh Releases New Song “Imperator”

September 19th, 2014 By Jess Marshalek

English Industrial-metal band, Godflesh released a new song via Soundcloud. The song is called, “Imperator”, and will be on the band’s forthcoming album, A World Lit Only By Fire.

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WATCH: Danny Brown Releases “Smokin’ & Drinkin’” Video

September 19th, 2014 By Jess Marshalek

Danny Brown has released a new video this week for his song, “Smokin’ & Drinkin’”, that appears on his album, Old.

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LISTEN: Revocation Releases New Song “Madness Opus”

WATCH: Cibo Matto Releases New Video For “Deja Vu”

WATCH: In The Valley Below Announces Tour And New Video For “Neverminders”

LISTEN: Zola Jesus Releases New Song “Go (Blank Sea)”

Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Announces 2014 Lineup Including Ryan Adams, Conor Oberst, and Yo La Tengo

WATCH: Sondre Lerche Releases New Music Video For “Legends”

WATCH: Meg Myers Releases New Video For “Go”

LISTEN: The Juan MacLean Remixes Sharon Van Etten’s “Our Love”

WATCH: Basement Jaxx Releases New Video For “We Are Not Alone”

Metallica Releasing Live Albums Of Every 2014 Concert

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Willie Nelson & Family @ ACL Live 12/30 & 12/31 - Austin

Mary Lambert @ North Star Bar 10/22 - Philadelphia

Walk The Moon @ Underground Arts 11/5 - Philadelphia

ACL Late Night Show: Childish Gambino @ ACL Live 10/4 - Austin

Walk the Moon 10/13 @ Slim’s - San Francisco

Alex Clare @ Emo’s Austin 12/10 - Austin

Electric Youth 11/4 @ GAMH - San Francisco

Usher @ Wells Fargo 11/1 - Philadelphia

Below the Fold with Trevor Barnes

Daft Punk Unveiled

May 16th, 2014

the daftest punk of all --- friendship

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