Category Archives: Music News

Thursday Music News

Zola Jesus is releasing her 6th album Okovi in September via Sacred Bones. She previously shared the lead single “Exhumed” and today the correlating video for the song has been released. Directed by Jacqueline Castel, the creepy black and white footage bears a resemblance to The Ring, with a similar girl with long, dark hairRead more…

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Wednesday Music News

Toronto noise-rock trio Metz have announced their next full-length Strange Peace, which will be out September 22 via Sub Pop. They’ve also shared a new song off the album, “Drained Lake,” an industrial stomper of a song. It follows the recently released “Cellophane.” KEXP is bringing Metz to Neumos on Thursday, December 7. [ Spin ]

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Tuesday Music News

Recent Sub Pop signees Bully are releasing their sophomore album Losing this fall. It will follow their well-received 2015 debut Feels Like. “Feel the Same” is the first single from the new album and it’s got a more grungey vibe than the Nashville quartet’s previous work. [ Spin ]

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Monday Music News

Former Olympia resident and K Records signee, Mirah has announced a new EP called Sundial. It follows her 2014 full-length Changing Light and will be released October 4 via Absolute Magnitude. For Sundial she collaborated with musician and composer Jherek Bischoff to write unique arrangements for each of the tracks. She’s shared the title trackRead more…

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Friday Music News

Prolific rocker Ty Segall has surprise-released a new EP called Fried Shallots that popped up on his Bandcamp page today. The EP is a charity release, with the proceeds going towards the American Civil Liberties Union. Unlike most releases on Bandcamp, this one is unavailable to stream in order to encourage donations, but at onlyRead more…

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Thursday Music News

The 2017 Mercury Prize shortlist was announced today. Nominees include alt-J‘s Relaxer (who previously won the award in 2012 for An Awesome Wave), Glass Animals‘ How to Be a Human Being, Sampha‘s Process, Kate Tempest‘s Let Them Eat Chaos, and The xx’s I See You. The prize celebrates the best British album of the past year,Read more…

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Wednesday Music News

On the one month anniversary of the death of guitarist Dave Rosser of The Afghan Whigs, the band is paying tribute by releasing a cover of Pleasure Club’s “You Want Love,” one of Rosser’s favorite songs. “Pleasure Club was a legendary New Orleans band and Dave Rosser and I had spoken for years about performingRead more…

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Tuesday Music News

With his new album Flower Boy in stores now, Tyler, the Creator stopped by the Late Show with Stephen Colbert last night. Watch as the west coast rapper grabs Colbert’s butt, does his interview wearing boxers, and then performs the album track “911” with Steve Lacy of The Internet. (You can keep up with allRead more…

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Monday Music News

Canadian electronic duo Purity Ring has released a new song called “Asido” today, on the five year anniversary of their debut LP Shrines. It premiered on Zane Lowe’s Beats 1 and comes with a lyric video that was written and directed by frontwoman Megan James. In a statement, James said of the track, “I imagine aRead more…

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Friday Music News

Grizzly Bear will be releasing their new album Painted Ruins next month. Last night, they shared their fourth single, “Neighbors,” and soon after a video for the single was launched. “Neighbors” follows “Three Rings,” “Mourning Sound,” and “Four Cypresses.” The strange video features two people who disguise themselves in various forms of camouflage, eventually becomingRead more…

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