Eyes Of Mara

Eyes Of Mara Premiere Lyric Video For “Control”

The California-based metal outfit Eyes Of Mara are poised to release their self-titled full-length album through Imminence Records later this year. The group teamed up with DjentWorldwide to premiere the lyric video for a brand new single off that record. The song is titled “Control,” and you can watch it below. This album will be […]


Broken Bells Have Those UFO Vibes in “Control” Video

We’ve got a perfect metaphor for this collaborated duo, Broken Bells, contained in their new video for “Control.” It’s out of this world. The track parallels with the video, which contains many photos, video footage and faux images containing unidentified flying objects taken over the years. Some of them are “real,” some are just random […]

Broken Bells

Broken Bells Stream New Song & Tease Another

After The Disco will be Broken Bells‘ sophomore studio album, which is coming nearly four years after their debut album was released. The album is currently set to hit stores February 4 via Columbia Records. In preparation for the release, the band has premiered a new single off the album. The song is titled “Leave […]

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Lil B Releases 101-Song Mixtape for Free

It looks like Beyonce wasn’t the only one in the giving spirit this holiday. Similarly to the diva — but also much more ambitiously — Lil B gave fans a surprise release with a ton of material: a free 101-song mixtape shared late at night on Christmas Eve. The 24-year-old rapper excitedly took to Twitter to […]

The Company We Keep

The Company We Keep Announce Album Release Date, Stream New Single

The Company We Keep recently recruited Haden Brightwell to be the frontwoman of their band, and fans waited with bated breath to hear how the group would sound. Well the wait is finally over. The Company We Keep partnered up with Absolutepunk to stream the first single off their upcoming album, Sound/No Sound. The song […]

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Kendrick Lamar Finally Discusses His “Control” Verse

The self-proclaimed “King of New York” has finally taken a moment to discuss his verse on Big Sean’s “Control” after all the hype, challenges, and responses. Kendrick Lamar spoke to Peter Rosenberg on New York’s Hot 97 this morning, saying he was surprised by the reaction it got — something he didn’t hear about until […]


B.o.B Responds to Kendrick Lamar With “How 2 Rap”

We have a feeling these “Control” responses are going to be a trend for the rest of the week, but promise to keep our coverage in check. If it gets to be a bit much, just say something. Following hot on the heels of the Joell Ortiz track we posted earlier today, B.o.B has responded […]


Joell Ortiz Responds To Kendrick Lamar On “Outta Control”

You knew this was coming. A little over a day after the internet got ahold of Big Sean‘s “Control,” which featured Kendrick Lamar delivering one of the most discussed verses of the year, Joell Ortiz has issued a response to Lamar’s claim of hip hop being weak with a new track entitled “Outta Control.” Some […]


Big Sean Releases “Control” Featuring Kendrick Lamar and Jay Electronica

Big Sean is only weeks away from releasing his new album, Hall Of Fame, and last night fans got an early taste of his new sound by way of a leftover track entitled, “Control.” Hitting the net late last night following an announcement from Big Sean that it would not be making Hall Of Fame, […]


CONCERT REVIEW: David Bazan Band – ‘Control’ Tenth Anniversary

There are only a handful of concerts that can be more than a fun night out for you and whoever you show go with. When I saw Jeff Mangum, it meant the world to me because those songs meant the world to me, and I never thought I would have the opportunity to see him […]


ALBUM STREAM: David Bazan – ‘Control’ Remastered

Ten years ago, Pedro the Lion released their most popular album, Control, to rave reviews. About four years ago, I became obssesed with them and their former front man, David Bazan. This year, Bazan is going on a tenth anniversary tour for Control, and had each album remastered. Now, Jade Tree Records is streaming the […]


STREAM/DOWNLOAD: Remastered Pedro the Lion

Indie rock songwriter David Bazan recently had former band mate T.W. Walsh remaster his entire Pedro the Lion catalog. Now, Jade Tree Records have released a five song sampler pack of the remastered works. Bazan will be on tour with his band celebrating the tenth anniversary of Pedro the Lion’s Control. You can see full […]