Sziget Festival Days 3, 4, 5 - Lana Del Rey and Dua Lipa Are Teenage Icons, Mumford and Sons Melt Hearts

SZIGET FESTIVAL DAYS 3, 4, 5 - LANA DEL REY AND DUA LIPA ARE TEENAGE ICONS, MUMFORD AND SONS MELT HEARTS

None After an ever-impressive display by Gorillaz on Thursday , Friday begins with a much larger mass of people trying to squeeze over...

'Von Spatz' Puts Walt Disney in the Library of Babel

'VON SPATZ' PUTS WALT DISNEY IN THE LIBRARY OF BABEL

None The creators of popular art often have a vexed relationship to the pleasure that their work brings to masses. The public's appetite...

 
 
 
Reactionary Rockism: The Dangerous Obsession with "Authenticity" in Indie Rock

REACTIONARY ROCKISM: THE DANGEROUS OBSESSION WITH "AUTHENTICITY" IN INDIE ROCK

None In the almost 15 years since Kalefa Sanneh took "rockism" to task, it seems like the music press has heeded his call to be, instead,...

The Chairman Dances Hit the Grocery Store in "Acme Parking Garage"

THE CHAIRMAN DANCES HIT THE GROCERY STORE IN "ACME PARKING GARAGE"

None At the forefront of the Chairman Dances' forthcoming LP, Child of My Sorrow , is "Acme Parking Garage". It's a song whose sense...

 
 
 
The Exits Hope Listeners Will "Press Repeat"

THE EXITS HOPE LISTENERS WILL "PRESS REPEAT"

None "Press Repeat" is the new video from New York City-based outfit the Exits. Built on rhythms that summon comparisons to the Police...

Hymn for Her Releases "Blue Balloons", A Call For Hope

HYMN FOR HER RELEASES "BLUE BALLOONS", A CALL FOR HOPE

None "They were these three racist, misogynistic guys who were laughing about police shootings and the environment," says Wayne Waxing...

 
 
 
Uniform Carry on Their Death March with New Album

UNIFORM CARRY ON THEIR DEATH MARCH WITH NEW ALBUM

None Uniform began as the project between two very talented musicians of the New York scene. Vocalist Michael Berdan and guitarist...

Kevin Galloway's 'The Change' Is an Earnest Promise to His Family

KEVIN GALLOWAY'S 'THE CHANGE' IS AN EARNEST PROMISE TO HIS FAMILY

None Earlier this year, Uncle Lucius made their final bow. The jam band became a staple of Austin's burgeoning music scene, finding...

 
 
 
On Epistemological Anxieties and Irony in 'Who's Who When Everyone Is Someone Else'

ON EPISTEMOLOGICAL ANXIETIES AND IRONY IN 'WHO'S WHO WHEN EVERYONE IS SOMEONE ELSE'

None Are you into campus novels, or do you have a special interest in the academic world? For the good and for the bad, Who's Who When...

Orchards Explore the Travails of Relationships on 'Losers/Lovers'

ORCHARDS EXPLORE THE TRAVAILS OF RELATIONSHIPS ON 'LOSERS/LOVERS'

None Fruits are infallible. They're bright, sweet, bursting with flavor. Note this: candy, the ultimate treat of treats, is manufactured...

 
 
 
Robbie Fulks and Linda Gail Lewis Go 'Wild! Wild! Wild!'

ROBBIE FULKS AND LINDA GAIL LEWIS GO 'WILD! WILD! WILD!'

None The saga of Jerry Lee Lewis is well known. The rockabilly star was blacklisted from radio play and concerts back in 1958 when...

Larry Goldings and Company Are Tuneful and Playful As Ever on 'Toy Tunes'

LARRY GOLDINGS AND COMPANY ARE TUNEFUL AND PLAYFUL AS EVER ON 'TOY TUNES'

None If Larry Goldings were to be abducted by aliens tomorrow, guaranteeing us that we all would never see him again, his name would...

 
 
 
The Love Language Outwardly Rejects Uniformity Throughout 'Baby Grand'

THE LOVE LANGUAGE OUTWARDLY REJECTS UNIFORMITY THROUGHOUT 'BABY GRAND'

None It's been five years since we last heard from Stuart McLamb, or more commonly known as the man behind the indie rock band, the...

Felicita's 'hej!' Performs Diasporic Traditions

FELICITA'S 'HEJ!' PERFORMS DIASPORIC TRADITIONS

None With the uncertainty of the post-Brexit EU settlement and immigration policies, British Poles have begun to voice their concerns....

 
 
 
Blood, Police and Politics in 'What Have They Done to Your Daughters'

BLOOD, POLICE AND POLITICS IN 'WHAT HAVE THEY DONE TO YOUR DAUGHTERS'

None With admirable dexterity, Massimo Dallamano 's What Have They Done to Your Daughters (1974) combines two key genres in Italian...

Ex-Poets Step Out of the Shadows and into the Spotlight on "Still Waiting"

EX-POETS STEP OUT OF THE SHADOWS AND INTO THE SPOTLIGHT ON "STILL WAITING"

None From working with Sondre Lerche to Juliana Daugherty, multi-instrumentalists Jordan Brooks and Colin Killalea have served a long...

 
 
 
Newport Folk Fest: Darlingside's Fest Debut + Interview

NEWPORT FOLK FEST: DARLINGSIDE'S FEST DEBUT + INTERVIEW

None Darlingside , who released their most recent record Extralife in February, are one of my favorite musical discoveries of 2018....

Sziget Festival Days 1 and 2: Kendrick Lamar Is Late for the Party, Gorillaz Turn Things Around

SZIGET FESTIVAL DAYS 1 AND 2: KENDRICK LAMAR IS LATE FOR THE PARTY, GORILLAZ TURN THINGS AROUND

None Sziget is as big as they come, and then some. The scale and scope of what is today recognized as one of the largest cultural events...

 
 
 
Jordan Reyes Walks a Haunting "Crooked Road"

JORDAN REYES WALKS A HAUNTING "CROOKED ROAD"

None "The Crooked Road" is the first song to be released from Jordan Reyes' latest cassette EP, Afraid of Death , which will be released...

Keep Questioning. Keep Protesting. Keep Voting: 'When They Call You a Terrorist'

KEEP QUESTIONING. KEEP PROTESTING. KEEP VOTING: 'WHEN THEY CALL YOU A TERRORIST'

None "We have to change the conversation. We have to talk specifically about the anti-Black racism that stalks us until it kills us"...

 
 
 



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With just three weeks left in the race to finish at No. 1 on Billboard's Songs of the Summer chart, Drake's "In My Feelings" rises... Read more ...

Action Bronson Reportedly Arrested for Smoking Weed Onstage in Kosovo

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