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We've got a fine selection for you this week, from the dreamy return of Beach House, all the way through to the important message found in Blood Orange's 'Do You See My Skin Through The Flames?'. If you can't find something you like below, you've probably landed on this website by accident. [read more]
It would be a shame to make this all about Rihanna, but we're going to. HOLY HELL, WHAT A MUSIC VIDEO. As Aimee Cliff noted on popular social media tool, "Twitter", "sometimes women make music videos and they're not feminist manifestos or guides on how be good humans they're just videos and they're cool." Preach. [read more]
"Rather [than] going out here and doing the murders myself, I want to express myself in a positive light the same way other artists are doing." [read more]
The singer posted a snippet of lead single 'Guardian' (which should be out before the end of 2015), along with some Pussy-Riot-looking visuals. [read more]
The 405's Ken Grand-Pierre got to sit with Anna Jackson (aka Kubalove) to find out how she makes her music and how releasing music has affected her world. [read more]
Hey, if you thought last quarter was a good quarter for albums then get ready to alter your opinion drastically. It's all about this quarter. What with the likes of noisemakers HEALTH, actual rockstars Foals, and the fast-rising talent that is Skylar Spence (fka Saint Pepsi) set to release albums in the coming three months, this quarter is gonna be the quarter to end all quarters. [read more]
"There will never be Beastie Boys live performances without Adam Yauch," a Beastie Boys representative says. [read more]
'A Paradise' comes out August 21st. [read more]
Having already had the privilege of spending quite a bit of time with her album, a similar rise to prominence this side of the North Sea seems near guaranteed. Nicolas recently described it as an album about "suppressed anger and intricate relationships". To my ears it's all about growing up - steeped in nostalgia, but with glances to the future - all the while it is littered with huge pop hooks, glittery electronics and waves of warm reverb. Simply put, it is stunning. [read more]
With Apple Music set to dominate – battling against Spotify and Jay Z's Tidal – this surprise move from Facebook would add extra competition, as well as an extra, refreshing choice for music lovers. [read more]
It's a major exclusive for tidal, a slight on Apple's new baby and Spotify, and sort-of-confirmation that SoundCloud exists outside the sphere of music streaming services. [read more]
They’ve just unveiled the latest additions which include FKA Twigs and Angèlique Kidjo. [read more]
The new EP, orphaned deejay selek (2006-2008), is out 21st August. [read more]
It's out this September via Harvest Records. [read more]
The excellent Dylan Nolte spent some time with Kathryn Joseph in London for our latest Behind The Scenes feature. Check out the full gallery right here. [read more]
It would be a shame to make this all about Rihanna, but we're going to. HOLY HELL, WHAT A MUSIC VIDEO. As Aimee Cliff noted on popular social media tool, "Twitter", "sometimes women make music vide...
From the rapper's upcoming debut El Clasico.
"I'm not Martin Luther King," Rodman proclaims in the excerpt.
Anthems for Doomed Youth is due out on September 4th.
Director Matt Eastman ventures through the trippy world of '80s-addled animation on his new project.
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