Archive for November 7th, 2013


Watch Blink-182 Perform ‘Untitled’ Show Live Right Now

A few weeks ago we announced that Blink-182 would be playing a series of anniversary shows in honor of Untitled. The first show happened yesterday at the Hollywood Palladium in California and two are being held today (at Red Bull Sound Space and Hollywood Palladium respectively). Thankfully for those of us unable to get tickets (or to […]


Sampha Releases Drake-Less Version Of “Too Much,” Launches Vinyl Preorders

Anyone listening to Drake‘s Nothing Was The Same likely found themselves falling in love with the smooth voice backing the YMCMB heartthrob on the standout track “Too Much.” The man behind that voice is named Sampha, and this week he released the a hauntingly beautiful solo version of his Drizzy collaboration that we simply had […]

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The National Reveal Plans For New Album

In an interview with NME, The National’s Aaron Dessner stated that the follow-up to the band’s latest release, Trouble Will Find Me, will be “raw” and “simple.” Describing Trouble Will Find Me as extremely detailed, Dessner explained that he would like the band’s next work to be very simple and under produced. “We’re actually thinking for the next […]


UTG Crush: I Know The Chief

Fall may be in the air and the wind may speak of winter, but through music it’s still possible to feel joy that comes with summertime and today we have one hell of a song to share with all of you. Rising from the remains of indie pop act Passport, I Know The Chief are […]


Check Out the Brand New Single From Gentlemen Hall

Boston indie rock band Gentlemen Hall have just released a new single (and accompanying lyric video) for “All Our Love” through Island Records, their first on the label. “All Our Love” is a perfect mix of The Killers with a hint of MGMT, with a flute added in for good measure. The band is currently […]

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HARD Events Co-Founder Promises All-Female EDM Show In 2014

Earlier this morning during an interview with WildSpice Magazine, the co-founder of HARD Events, Gary Richards, revealed his plans for an all-female electronic music festival, tentatively scheduled to take place at some point in 2014. The news comes after a recent slew of media criticism arguing that the music industry is too male-oriented. Months ago, […]


Child Athletes Shine In Trailer For Netflix’s First Original Documentary ‘The Short Game’

Every year the world’s top athletes come together to compete for the title of best golfer on the planet. They are all 7-years-old, and in the first original documentary from Netflix their story will be told. Directed by Josh Greenbaum, The Short Game follows a group of talented child athletes as they train for the […]


Will Jason Schwartzman Join ‘Jurassic World’?

The fourth movie in the Jurassic Park franchise, titled Jurassic World, will be out in less than two years, but what’s more exciting than seeing dinosaurs take over the big screen again is who’ll be in it. Rumors have already spread about Idris Elba and Josh Brolin, but now Jason Schwartzman’s name has been tossed […]


Dane Cook Releasing Limited-Edition Vinyl Pressing Of ‘Harmful If Swallowed’

Here’s your daily dose of feeling old: Dane Cook’s breakout comedy album, Harmful If Swallowed, hits the decade mark this month. That’s right, ten damn years. You can say what you want about the way Dane Cook’s comedy career has been in a state of paralysis as of late, but ten years ago he was […]

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REVIEW: A Wilhelm Scream – ‘Partycrasher’

Artist: A Wilhelm Scream Album: Partycrasher Genre: Melodic hardcore Label: No Idea Records Man, the guys in A Wilhelm Scream sure know how to keep a gal on the hook. After consistently putting out fresh music for the better part of the new millennium – five records between 2000 and 2007 – the band seemingly […]

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REVIEW: State Faults – ‘Resonate/Desperate’

Artist: State Faults Album: Resonate/Desperate Genre: Hardcore Label: No Sleep Records It took a long time for me to “get” hardcore. The noisy guitars, chaotic drumming, and complete lack of vocal melody kept me from digging into the music until a couple years ago. I imagine I’m not alone in saying that it was live […]


Holy Sh!t: Netflix Joins Forces With Marvel, Announces 4 New Shows And ‘Defenders’ Mini-Series

If you love comic book adaptations there is a good chance November 7, 2013 will go down as the day Christmas came early in your life. Just after 9AM this morning, Netflix announced that it’s teaming up with Disney and Marvel to produce four new TV shows based on Marvel heroes, as well as a […]