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Tuesday Music News

The past couple days have been very busy for The Strokes frontman Julian Casablancas. Just yesterday he released his newest single “Where No Eagles Fly,” and today he’s shared the official music video. It won’t be remembered for being a high-concept or polished video, but it’s still extremely captivating. [CoS]

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Friday Music News

Seattle’s own experimental hip hop outfit, Shabazz Palaces take on a dark, post-apocalyptic wasteland in their new “#Cake” video. There’s an intense game of chase going on while beautiful, yet terrifying, giants roam the city. Check it out below. [Pitchfork]

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Tuesday Music News

On November 11, the star-studded collaborative album Lost on the River: The New Basement Tapes will finally be released. The album features unreleased lyrics written by Bob Dylan that date back to 1967. The track “Nothing To It” is lead by My Morning Jacket’s Jim James and also features Mumford and Sons’ Marcus Mumford, andRead more...

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Friday Music News

English singer-songwriter Johnny Marr calls out our cash-obsessed culture in his video for “Easey Money.” He described the video as, “a ‘high times in low rent England’ kind of thing.” The track is featured on his upcoming album, Playland, which will be released in the US on October 7. [Pitchfork]

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Tuesday Music News

Right now you can stream Kimbra‘s entire new album thanks to the folks at NPR. The New Zealand songstress has some serious talent joining her on the album - Matt Bellamy of Muse and Mark Foster of Foster the People - just to name a few. The Golden Echo won’t be officially released until AugustRead more...

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Friday Music News

British producer Gold Panda has steered into funkier waters with his newest song “Clarke’s Dream.” It’s barely been a year since he released Half of Where You Live, but he’s already hard at work on a follow-up. If this song is any indication, I’d say we’re in for something amazing. [Pitchfork]

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Tuesday Music News

We will be featuring an exclusive 9-song session with Spoon, recorded in the KEXP studiob today at noon. Last night, they performed their single “Do You” from They Want My Soul (out tomorrow) on the Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon. Watch that below now and tune in to KEXP today at noon for the fullRead more...

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Tuesday Music News

TV on the Radio announced their plan to release a sixth studio album titled Seeds,the first since 2011′s Nine Types of Light. According to a press release, Tunde Adebimpe said this album is “1000%, without a doubt, the best thing we’ve ever done.” Check out the Seeds preview below. [CMJ]

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Friday Music News

A Sunny Day in Glasgow will drop a 5-track EP called No Death exclusively in the UK, but for those of us on the other side of the pond, the band has shared a remix of the EP’s opening number. This stunning interpretation of “Bye Bye Big Ocean” was remixed by Kurt Feldman, better knownRead more...

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Tuesday Music News

Today, indie rock duo The Raveonettes pulled a Beyonce and surprise released their album Pe’ahi,named after a surfing spot in Maui. The opening track “Endless Sleeper” according to Sune Rose Wagner refers to “a horrific near-drowning experience I had in Hawaii some years ago. It’s about taking risks in order to exist.” Watch the song’sRead more...

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