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Friday Music News

Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke debuted a new, 10-minute song called “Coloured Candy” during Rag & Bone’s 2017 Spring/Summer runway show. It features lines from The Universal Sigh, the free newspaper that accompanied the release of Radiohead’s eighth studio album The King of Limbs. Check out the video below. [CoS]

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Tuesday Music News

The ever so talented Carrie Brownstein has written and directed a new short film for fashion house KENZO. The Realest Real is a hilariously creepy satire about our society’s insane social media obsession. The film stars Girl Meets World‘s Rowan Blanchard, House of Cards‘ Mahershala Ali, Orange is the New Black‘s Natasha Leyone, and SonicRead more…

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Friday Music News

Today, M.I.A. has released her latest – and possibly final – album AIM, the follow up to 2013’s Matangi. This album features collaborations with Diplo, Zayn Malik, and Skillrex. Thanks to Spotify you can stream the entire thing below. [Pitchfork]

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Tuesday Music News

Split Single, the music project of Jason Narducy (Superchunk, Verbow), will release their sophomore album, Metal Frames, on November 18. Today they’ve shared the album track “Leave My Mind.” The beautiful harmonies, haunting lyrics, and bad ass guitar rifts really knock this one out of the park. [Stereogum]

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Friday Music News

British electronic duo AlunaGeorge will release their sophomore album I Remember on September 16. Today they’ve shared a new slow-jam called “Mediator.” Aluna Francis uses her soulful vocals to gently drop some relationship truth bombs on an unlucky-in-love friend. On September 29, AlunaGeorge will open for Sia as she kicks off her tour at KeyRead more…

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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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