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10 Years Later: The Sound Of Animals Fighting’s ‘Lover, The Lord Has Left Us…’

“Lover, the lord has left us,” answered Charlemagne, though he wasn’t sure if Penelope could hear him, “if ever the lord was here.” – “Charlemagne & Penelope” by Chris Haynie We all have that band or artist which opened our eyes to the broader spectrum of what music is capable of being. From getting a […]

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Boyfrndz go on boozy sci-fi adventure in “Ghosted” music video

If you’re looking for a music video with adventure, crazy creatures and plenty of booze, look no further than Austin trio Boyfrndz‘s new video for “Ghosted” (via Noisey). At first glance, it’s a parody of sci-fi films, showcasing what Captain Underpants might look like as an adult, with laser eyes combating evil. It’s like a […]

REVIEW: Polyenso’s ‘Pure In The Plastic’ is purely impressive

Artist: Polyenso Album: Pure In The Plastic Label: Dog Radio, Tone Tree Music Genre: Indie Rock, R&B What’s your favorite piece of visual art? Maybe a Van Gogh painting? What about an intricate, modern art sculpture? It could be an award-winning film or a specific portrayal of Swan Lake or Les Miserables. Whatever it may […]

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That ‘Free’ Miley Cyrus Album May Not Be What You Expect

Miley Cyrus has yet to officially announce her fifth studio album, but already the pop star has found herself at the center of yet another media frenzy. Cyrus has been planning for some time to release her new studio album for free. According to manager Adam Leber, the pop diva was even willing to buy […]

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Buke and Gase Share Single, Announce Tour

Buke and Gase are more than an experimental duo; they’re inventors. Brooklyn musicians Arone Dyer and Aron Sanchez made their instruments–the “toebourine” and “buke,” for example–by hand. Not only that, but their music stretches boundaries farther than we’re used to, all while maintaining a catchy-enough riff to keep us following along on their absurd path. It’s […]

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Pomplamoose Release New Record, Music Video for “Video Killed The Radio Star”

Internet-famous pop duo, Pomplamoose, have returned with the release of their second album, Season 2; a compilation of covers, medleys, reinterpretations of popular songs, and some original works. The album features songs based on the work of Lorde and Pharrell, and even Taco’s “Puttin’ On The Ritz,” to create quite the eclectic mix of music. […]

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Wayne Coyne and Miley Cyrus Filmed a Weird NSFW Video With Moby

At this point, it’s amazing if there’s a person out there who doesn’t feel uncomfortable about the friendship between Miley Cyrus and The Flaming Lips’ frontman Wayne Coyne. They draw each other’s blood! They sing together in a hailstorm of bras! They get matching chest tattoos of her dead dog! And now, in their latest installment of “uhhh…” […]

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Death Grips Announce They’re “Over”

Noise hip-hop group Death Grips are always full of surprises, yet perhaps today’s is the biggest of all. Shortly after dropping a mixtape collaboration with Bjork, they’re calling it quits. The band is known for canceling shows and dropping unexpected mixtapes, so who’s to say if this will hold true (or if they won’t reunite in […]

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ALBUM STREAM: Avey Tare’s Slasher Flicks – ‘Enter the Slasher House’

“Millions are waiting to be thrilled by the greatest horror the screen has ever known,” reads the opening text on the new video stream for Avey Tare’s Slasher Flicks debut album, Enter the Slasher House.  Animal Collective‘s founding member made his new side project, Avey Tare’s Slasher Flicks, not too long ago to record some new material […]

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ALBUM STREAM: Periphery – ‘Clear’

Progressive metal outfit Periphery have announced they are now streaming their forthcoming EP, Clear, in its entirety on YouTube. The album officially hits stores January 28 via Sumerian Records, but digital pre-orders are currently available on iTunes and physical pre-order options are available here. Follow the jump to stream Clear and let us know your […]

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Tidal Arms Stream Full Album, Record Release Show Tonight In Brooklyn

Where Brooklyn at? Wow, that was lame. Anyway, meet Tidal Arms. They are the latest heavily-driven-experimental-awesome-rock act I’ve listened to in a while. The band’s new album will formally be released on November 26, and is heavy, dark and beautiful all at the same time. If you dig the band and you’re located in New […]

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SPIRIT VISION PRESENTS: Wander ワンダ – “Captain Cosmos”

Welcome to Spirit Vision Presents. This is a still fairly new series that features live performances in studio by an array of talented artists. We’ve teamed up with Ben Rosett and Ian Jennings of Spirit Vision Studios and Tragic Hero band Strawberry Girls to bring you some music to appreciate by musicians you may or may not have heard. We’re doing […]