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Tuesday Music News

Sleigh Bells have shared a video for their Jessica Rabbit (out November 11) track “It’s Just Us Now.” I’m not exactly sure what’s going on exactly, but it feels very intense. Sleigh Bells will be performing at Neumos on November 19. [Pitchfork]

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Friday Music News

On September 9, Local Natives will drop their third album, Sunlit Youth. Today, they’ve shared a dreamy lyric video for their new album track called “Coins.” It’s a bright and lively look at relationship struggles. There’s no wonder why the band describes it as “one of their favorite songs to play live.” Catch them atRead more…

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Tuesday Music News

Sharon Van Etten wrote and recorded a new song inspired by the horrible events of the Pulse Club shooting in Orlando back in June. “Not Myself” is a beautiful and haunting tribute to the victims. Proceeds will go to the gun control nonprofit Everytown for Gun Safety. [Pitchfork] In her statement, Van Etten wrote: IRead more…

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Friday Music News

Y’all. It finally happened. Last night, Frank Ocean dropped Endless, a new visual album exclusively on Apple Music. And that’s not even the best part. According to Rolling Stone, a SECOND “official” album will be released some time this weekend. We don’t know the name of this upcoming LP, because apparently Ocean has scrapped theRead more…

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Tuesday Music News

Swedish experimental rock outfit Goat have unveiled their latest track “Alarms.” It’s an otherworldly, psychedelic number that is completely befitting of the masked misfits. Their new album Requiem is out on October 7 via Sub Pop. [Stereogum]

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Friday Music News

Florence + the Machine have shared their contributions to the new Final Fantasy XV game (out on September 30). In a statement on twitter, Florence Welch said: “In some ways the landscape of Final Fantasy and my own internal landscape seems to fit quite well. It’s mythical and beautiful and epic.” All three tracks areRead more…

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Tuesday Music News

Earlier this month, we announced that grunge supergroup Temple of the Dog were reuniting for the 25th anniversary of their debut, self-titled, and only LP. Well, now, according to an interview in Rolling Stone, it sounds like there might even be new music from the team of Chris Cornell of Soundgarden, Jeff Ament, Stone Gossard,Read more…

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Friday Music News

The Walkmen frontman Hamilton Leithauser and vampire Weekend producer Rostam Batmanglij have joined forces to create a side project brilliantly called, Hamilton Leithauser + Rostam. The duo will release their debut album, I Had A Dream That You Were Mine, on September 23. Check out new album track “In A Black Out” below. [Stereogum]

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Tuesday Music News

Australian rock outfit Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds are gearing up to release not only their new album, Skeleton Tree, but also a feature film. One More Time With Feeling, directed by Andrew Dominik, features interviews with the band and footage of them performing songs from the new album. The movie premieres on SeptemberRead more…

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Friday Music News

Last night, during a performance at The Greek Theater in Los Angeles, The National debuted a new song called “Prom Song 13th Century (Frankie and Johnny)”. Joining them onstage was Annie Clark, a.k.a. St. Vincent, who added a unique element to the moody track. They ended the performance with an impromptu slow dance between ClarkRead more…

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