Tag Archives: Prince

Friday on My Mind: June!

It’s time again for Friday on My Mind. Our weekly blog post where we look at videos centered around one common theme. This is a collaborative effort between KEXP and King 5 News. June has snuck up on us. Seriously, it snuck up and stabbed May right in the heart and now wants all ofRead more...

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Friday Music News

After the Superbowl, Prince made a hilarious cameo on the hit comedy New Girl where he offered Zooey Deschanel‘s character some sound relationship advice. The odd couple ended the episode performing a snip of a brand new collaboration and now, after weeks of waiting, you can hear the entire song. “FALLINLOVE2NITE” has all the makingsRead more...

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Monday Music News

With Thee Oh Sees on “indefinite hiatus,” frontman John Dwyer is forging ahead with his “hand-made electronics” solo project Damaged Bug. Visit Pitchfork to download the track “Photograph” from his forthcoming debut, Hubba Bubba, via Dwyer’s Castle Face label. [Pitchfork]

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Thursday Music News

Black Lips are teaming up with Patrick Carney of the Black Keys for their ironically-titled seventh studio album Underneath the Rainbow, out March 18, 2014. The album features guest appearances from Mastodon’s Brent Hinds, plus some Daptone horn players, however, no word if Black Moth Super Rainbow, Black Mountain, nor Black Rebel Motorcycle Gang helpedRead more...

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Friday Music News

Since Prince released his song “Breakfast Can Wait” earlier this year, I haven’t been able to look at breakfast the same. Now, to make my mornings even more awkward, we have a very sensual music video to enjoy. Sexualized breakfast foods are just the tip of the iceberg in this video, there’s also lots ofRead more...

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Monday Music News

If you had any doubts that Prince was in touch with current pop culture (or had a sense of humor), the purple-loving icon not only made headlines last week by starting up a Twitter account (@3rdeyegirl) but also just released the jaw-droppingly funny new artwork to his latest single, “Breakfast Can Wait,” featuring Dave ChappelleRead more...

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Friday Music News

Brooklyn rockers, Grizzly Bear, stopped by The Ellen DeGeneres Show back in April to promote their album, Shields, and the performance finally aired yesterday. The track “Yet Again” is a definite highlight of the album and apparently they are one of Ellen’s favorite bands. Watch the performance below. [Pitchfork] video platformvideo managementvideo solutionsvideo player

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Monday Music News

Last night, singer-songwriter Beck, appeared at Santa Cruz’s Rio Theatre to perform music from last year’s sheet music album, Song Reader. These songs have not been recorded and this is the first time he has played “Sorry” and “Heaven’s Ladder” live. Watch both performances below. [CoS]

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Live Around Town This Week

We start the week with shows from Johnny Marr at Neumos and The Telescopes, LSD & The Search for God, Flavor Crystals, and Black Nite Crash at Comet Tavern. On Tuesday, another much anticipated UK band making their Seattle debut with Savages at Neumos. A little too noisy for you? Bat for Lashes are also at ShowboxRead more...

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Tuesday Music News

From pop to funk and R&B, Prince is a musician of many genres. I have to say, this raw and amped up version of his hit “Let’s Go Crazy” fits him like a glove. He has four shows planned in two nights (April 18 and 19) at Shoebox and if this six minutes of instrumentalRead more...

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