Owls, Aliens, and Others

OWLS, ALIENS, AND OTHERS

None A flock of owls perch on a telephone wire, around the corner from a humming UFO that has just touched down in a small desert town...

Shaved Jews and Philosemitic Fantasy: On 'Jud Süss' and 'Das alte Desetz'

SHAVED JEWS AND PHILOSEMITIC FANTASY: ON 'JUD SÜSS' AND 'DAS ALTE DESETZ'

None The August, 2017 Unite the Right rally in Charlottesville , Virginia, which consolidated all manner of torch-wielding neofascists,...

 
 
 
Dead Sara Delivers Rock Revival in San Francisco

DEAD SARA DELIVERS ROCK REVIVAL IN SAN FRANCISCO

None Much has changed in San Francisco over the past decade, with the region's tech boom leading to skyrocketing rent costs that have...

Ani Glass Melds the Ethereal and Industrial in "Peirianwaith Perffaith"

ANI GLASS MELDS THE ETHEREAL AND INDUSTRIAL IN "PEIRIANWAITH PERFFAITH"

None "Peirianwaith Perffaith" is the new single from Cardiff-based musician and artist Ani Glass. The title is Welsh for "perfect machinery"...

 
 
 
Mountain Heart's Bluegrass Shows a Wide Range of Influences on 'Soul Searching'

MOUNTAIN HEART'S BLUEGRASS SHOWS A WIDE RANGE OF INFLUENCES ON 'SOUL SEARCHING'

None Critics will quickly label Mountain Heart as a hybrid bluegrass band. That nomenclature, however, significantly misrepresents...

Changed by Circumstances: An Interview with A.J. Croce

CHANGED BY CIRCUMSTANCES: AN INTERVIEW WITH A.J. CROCE

None To say that A.J. Croce 'discovered' his passion early in his life would be an understatement. The conditions of his birth seem...

 
 
 
Escondido Mix Desert Vibes with Rock 'n' Roll on 'Warning Bells'

ESCONDIDO MIX DESERT VIBES WITH ROCK 'N' ROLL ON 'WARNING BELLS'

None Escondido's 2013 debut album, The Ghost of Escondido , was reportedly recorded in one day. However, it's not like Jessica Maros...

Free Jazz Artist Ivo Perelman Finds 'Kindred Spirits' on Two New Collaborations

FREE JAZZ ARTIST IVO PERELMAN FINDS 'KINDRED SPIRITS' ON TWO NEW COLLABORATIONS

None Free jazz is like abstract art. And like those people who look at a Jackson Pollock painting and say their kids could do better,...

 
 
 
Stumbling Into Town Like a Sacred Cow: 'Loving the Alien' Chronicles David Bowie in the '80s

STUMBLING INTO TOWN LIKE A SACRED COW: 'LOVING THE ALIEN' CHRONICLES DAVID BOWIE IN THE '80S

None For the first dozen or so years of his recording career, David Bowie seemed infallible. Moving gracefully from one musical style...

Nosound Will Rescue You with "Saviour"

NOSOUND WILL RESCUE YOU WITH "SAVIOUR"

None Founded and led by singer/guitarist/songwriter Giancarlo Erra, Italian art rock quintet Nosound never fail to conjure incredibly...

 
 
 
Crack Pipes, Legendary Austin Soul/Garage Outfit Returns With First Album in 11 Years, 'Fake Eyelashes'

CRACK PIPES, LEGENDARY AUSTIN SOUL/GARAGE OUTFIT RETURNS WITH FIRST ALBUM IN 11 YEARS, 'FAKE EYELASHES'

None Fake Eyelashes is the latest offering from psychedelia and soul outfit the Crack Pipes. The Austin outfit is issuing its first...

'May We Forever Stand' Explains Why "Lift Every Voice and Sing" Is an Immortal Song

'MAY WE FOREVER STAND' EXPLAINS WHY "LIFT EVERY VOICE AND SING" IS AN IMMORTAL SONG

None "I had a clear vision for Coachella. I was so specific because I'd seen it, I'd heard it, and it was already written inside of...

 
 
 
Nixxon Brings Pop Touches to His Trap Sound on "Bizerk"

NIXXON BRINGS POP TOUCHES TO HIS TRAP SOUND ON "BIZERK"

None No matter what point Jesse Dempster, a.k.a. Nixxon , arrives at in his career, he will never truly escape the conversational hump...

Sydney Wright Comes Up for Air on "Underwater"

SYDNEY WRIGHT COMES UP FOR AIR ON "UNDERWATER"

None Sydney Wright 's debut album, Seiche has been a long time in the making. It contains songs that were formed in the insecurity...

 
 
 
J Hacha De Zola Sings a Song of Unrequited Love With "Syn Illusión"

J HACHA DE ZOLA SINGS A SONG OF UNREQUITED LOVE WITH "SYN ILLUSIÓN"

None Rahway, New Jersey's favorite son, J Hacha De Zola is prepping his fourth album, another collection of "urban junkyard", a particular...

Saint Mela Rise Quickly on "The Bends"

SAINT MELA RISE QUICKLY ON "THE BENDS"

None New York four-piece Saint Mela follow up their brilliant "blk" and "&blu" singles with the superb, "The Bends". Built on bright,...

 
 
 
I Am Casting Speaks to Contemporary Anxieties About Progress, the Other With "Flood"

I AM CASTING SPEAKS TO CONTEMPORARY ANXIETIES ABOUT PROGRESS, THE OTHER WITH "FLOOD"

None "Flood" is the new single from North Carolina's I Am Casting and arrives ahead of the group's debut LP, Carnival Barkers. Musically...

Carol Danver's Past Has a Twist in 'The Life of Captain Marvel 4'

CAROL DANVER'S PAST HAS A TWIST IN 'THE LIFE OF CAPTAIN MARVEL 4'

None In an era of spoilers, social media, and internet memes, it's hard for shocking secrets about a well-known comics character to...

 
 
 
Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness Heads Out on a "Blue Vacation"

ANDREW MCMAHON IN THE WILDERNESS HEADS OUT ON A "BLUE VACATION"

None It's been just about four years to the day since Andrew McMahon first stepped foot "in the Wilderness" with a debut solo LP. Since...

Bonded Harmony: An Interview with Chris Wood of the Wood Brothers

BONDED HARMONY: AN INTERVIEW WITH CHRIS WOOD OF THE WOOD BROTHERS

None Chris and Oliver Wood embarked on two distinct musical paths only to unite professionally many years later. The brothers' childhood...

 
 
 



The show broadway group, are #4 in the Jazz charts

The show broadway group, here's your profile activity for the week ending October 17 You are #4 in the Jazz charts for New York, NY... Read more ...

The law on the modernization of music.

Moments ago, President Trump signed the Music Modernization Act, which will close loopholes in our digital royalty laws to ensure that songwriters, artists, producers, and... Read more ...

The law on the modernization of music.

Moments ago, President Trump signed the Music Modernization Act, which will close loopholes in our digital royalty laws to ensure that songwriters, artists, producers, and... Read more ...

Britney Spears Is Doing Backflips While Listening to Justin Timberlake...

Britney Spears Is Doing Backflips While Listening to Justin Timberlake - What Year Is It Again?

It's plain to see, Britney Spears has got moves , but did you think her music motivation would be her ex Justin Timberlake? Color me surprised. A decade-and-a-half after the... Read more ...

Prince Harry Gave a Sweet Shoutout to Meghan Markle and Their Baby in...

Prince Harry Gave a Sweet Shoutout to Meghan Markle and Their Baby in Invictus Games Speech

Prince Harry is going to be a dad! The famous royal and his wife Meghan Markle are in the midst of their 16-day tour of Australia , and naturally there's been plenty of buzz... Read more ...

Kanye West Surprises Kim Kardashian With Elaborate Floral Display for Her...

Kanye West Surprises Kim Kardashian With Elaborate Floral Display for Her Birthday

Kim Kardashian woke up to a romantic gesture from husband Kanye West on her birthday weekend. Kardashian - who celebrates her... Read more ...

Loretta Lynn Hospitalized With “Some Serious Issues”

Loretta Lynn Hospitalized With “Some Serious Issues”

Country legend Loretta Lynn has reportedly been hospitalized following an unspecified but "serious" health setback. More » Read more ...

BTS' RM Announces New Solo Mixtape

BTS' RM Announces New Solo Mixtape

BTS leader RM surprised fans Saturday with the announcement of his forthcoming solo mixtape. mono, which will feature seven new songs... Read more ...

El-P Calls Out Spotify For Not Protecting Artists Against Fraud

El-P Calls Out Spotify For Not Protecting Artists Against Fraud

Run The Jewels rapper and producer El-P is calling out Spotify for what he alleges to be a lack of protection against fraud on the platform. The musician recently took to... Read more ...

Lana Del Rey Addresses Her Stalker's Sentencing

Lana Del Rey Addresses Her Stalker's Sentencing

Michael Shawn Hunt, the man convicted of stalking Lana Del Rey earlier this year, has reportedly been sentenced to a year in prison... Read more ...

Liam Gallagher Goes Off on Radiohead in Twitter Rant

Liam Gallagher Goes Off on Radiohead in Twitter Rant

On Friday night , Liam Gallagher took aim at Radiohead in a series of tweets, referring to them as "radio play... Read more ...

Lana Del Rey Addresses Sentencing Of Her Stalker

Lana Del Rey Addresses Sentencing Of Her Stalker

A man convicted of stalking Lana Del Rey has been sentenced to one year in prison, WESH reports. Michael Shawn Hunt, 43, was arrested with a knife outside the singer's Orlando... Read more ...

Say Goodbye to "Harlem's Hero" - Marvel's Luke Cage Has Been Canceled After...

Say Goodbye to "Harlem's Hero" - Marvel's Luke Cage Has Been Canceled After 2 Seasons

Get ready to say goodbye to another Marvel show. After canceling Iron Fist last week, Netflix has decided to cancel Luke Cage after two seasons. "Unfortunately, Marvel's Luke... Read more ...