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Wednesday Music News

Destroyer, aka Dan Bejar, shared a new video today for “Stay Lost” from his 2017 album ken. Directed by and starring Maxwell McCabe Lokos, formerly the keyboardist of Deadly Snakes, the clip seems initially to focus on a man likely building a house but as the video continues we see that he’s on to somethingRead more…

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KEXP DJs Pick Their Most Anticipated Albums for 2018

2017 has officially come to a close, which means it’s time to start looking ahead to some of the exciting new records ahead of us in 2018. We asked some of KEXP’s DJs which albums they’re most looking forward to in the coming year, both confirmed and alluded to by the artists themselves. From legendaryRead more…

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Tuesday Music News

Only last year, legendary shoegaze band Ride released their first album in 21 years, Weather Diaries. Thankfully, we won’t have to wait another 21 years for their next release. Today the band has announced a new EP entitled Tomorrow’s Shore that will be dropping next month. It’ll include the single “Pulsar” that was shared in November asRead more…

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Monday Music News

Today would have been David Bowie‘s 71st birthday and in honor of that, a previously unreleased demo of his 1983 hit “Let’s Dance” has been unearthed by producer Nile Rodgers. The song was recorded in 1982 in Montreux, Switzerland and included a group of local musicians whose identities are unknown. Rodgers released a statement, saying:Read more…

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Friday Music News

MGMT are releasing the follow-up album to their 2013 self-titled called Litte Dark Age sometime this year, with estimates being at some point in February. Today they’ve shared the third single from the album, “Hand It Over.” The groovy synth-psych song follows previous singles “Little Dark Age” and “When You Die.” Little Dark Age willRead more…

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Thursday Music News

All the way back in August, when Father John Misty was on his Pure Comedy tour, he recorded an episode of Austin City Limits for PBS. Recorded at The Moody Theater in downtown Austin, he delivered a shorter set than the other shows on his tour (his Seattle show at the Paramount was over twoRead more…

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Wednesday Music News

The eternally mysterious Frank Ocean has posted yet another (semi-confusing) hint about a forthcoming album via his Tumblr. The post features a person wearing a baseball cap that says, “If you liked 2017, you’ll love 2018″ (which feels comical because we’re pretty sure no one liked 2017). The photo is accompanied by the caption “newRead more…

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Announcing the 2018 Coachella Music Festival Lineup

The 2018 Coachella alley Music and Arts Festival returns for two weekends, April 13-15 and April 20-22. Last night the lineup dropped and, as always, there’s plenty to pore over. We already knew Beyoncé would be a headliner this year after she had to drop out from 2017’s lineup when she became pregnant with twinsRead more…

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Tuesday Music News

A new Flying Lotus track has emerged on a new mix from producer PBDY called “Brainfeeder 2017 ∞ 2018″ that features new songs from the label’s artists. The mix’s description on SoundCloud states that it’s a “collection of Brainfeeder tracks & rarities as well as a glimpse of what’s to come in 2018.” The mix features musicRead more…

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Friday Music News

Sigur Rós is hosting the first year of their festival Norður og Niður right now in Iceland and last night My Bloody Valentine‘s Kevin Shields performed a rare solo show. Fan-made footage of his set has emerged on Instagram and shows Shields playing guitar with a drummer behind him. It’s recently been revealed that My Bloody Valentine is releasingRead more…

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