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Ratboys Stream Debut LP, ‘AOID’

When Brooklyn Vegan premiered Ratboys‘ single “Tixis,” I was instantly intrigued. Never hearing of the band before, with “Tixis,” and an upcoming release via Topshelf Records, I knew Ratboys would be a band to watch. That upcoming LP, AOID, is now streaming via Culture Collide. The band creates a wonderful medley of acoustic inspired indie […]

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Sufjan Stevens Announces New Album ‘Carrie & Lowell’

If you were let down by Sufjan Stevens‘ deeper venture into electro pop with Age of Adz, cheer up. The indie folk god has just announced a brand new album titled Carrie & Lowell and it’s described as a return to his “folk roots.” The album is out March 31 via Asthmatic Kitty Records. The […]

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Azealia Banks Finally Drops Her Debut Album, ‘Broke With Expensive Taste,’ and It’s Amazing

At long last, it’s finally here. After two years of label changes, Twitter feuds, and hip-hop drama, Harlem rapper Azealia Banks has dropped her debut LP, Broke With Expensive Taste. The surprise release sees Azealia Banks on top of her game and, surprisingly, it was well worth the wait. Opener “Idle Delilah” starts things off right. The album […]

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Pianos Become The Teeth Stream ‘Keep You’

After releasing two gorgeous singles in “Late Lives” and “Repine,” Baltimore outfit Pianos Become The Teeth have finally satisfied our cravings for more new material with a Pitchfork-exclusive stream of their forthcoming LP, Keep You. We’ll save our full sentiments for a later date, but it’s safe to say Pianos’ calmer venture appears to have […]

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Parkay Quarts Announce New Album ‘Content Nausea,’ Stream New Song

Parquet Courts are back with a new release, and they’re changing things up along with it. The Queens, NY indie punk four piece have undergone a homophonic name shift to Parkay Quarts to coincide with one member completing a degree in mathematics and another starting a family, seeing Andrew Savage and Austin Brown work alongside two friends […]

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Death Grips Announce New Double LP ‘the powers that b’

After Death Grips broke up for what they said would be the last time, we have some exciting news. The experimental hip-hop duo have taken to Facebook to announce their final album, the powers that b, is complete. The double LP has yet to get a release date, but they will announce digital and physical copy information […]

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Tigers On Trains Release New Song, Pre-orders For ‘Antarctica In Color’

Tigers on Trains will be releasing Antarctica In Color on September 30. Featuring members of The Republic of Wolves, the band’s next album comes highly anticipated. Pre-orders are now live through Simple Stereo, and the first 150 listeners who pre-order will receive a signed vinyl, and the possibility to have one of the random 25 […]

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Mixtape: Big Sean – ‘Hall Of Fame’ (Remixes Album)

It may seem hard to believe, but nearly a year has passed since Detroit native Big Sean graced the world with his Hall Of Fame LP. A few new verses have surfaced from the twenty-something emcee in the months since that release, but for the most part Sean has been touring and spending time in […]

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Third Man Records To Release White Stripes Live Album ‘Live Under The Lights Of The Rising Sun’

Jack White cannot be stopped, or at least I hope not. He’s become the leader of the vinyl revolution, and every time his label announces a new release the internet goes wild. I expect today’s announcement will be no different. Word broke this morning that Third Man Records will soon release a live album from […]

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Big Awesome Sign To Happy Little Trees, Announce Vinyl Re-Release Of ‘Birdfeeder’

South Carolinian emo outfit Big Awesome have announced they are now signed to Happy Little Trees, an indie label based out of Cologne, Germany. In celebration of the group becoming the newest addition to Happy Little Trees’ roster, they are releasing a second pressing of their record, Birdfeeder, on limited edition 12″ vinyl (which comes […]

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Frank Turner’s Mongol Horde Shares “Blistering Blue Barnacles”

Despite having a solid group of fans that love his folk punk work, Frank Turner is still keeping up with his other project, hardcore band Mongol Horde. The band have shared a brand new song called “Blistering Blue Barnacles” which you can stream below. “Blistering Blue Barnacles” is off of Mongol Horde’s upcoming debut LP, Mongol Horde. The […]

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REVIEW: Wye Oak – ‘Shriek’

Artist: Wye Oak Album: Shriek Genre: Indie Rock Label: Merge Just because there’s two people in a band doesn’t mean they’re limited to two instruments. Wye Oak’s Jenn Wasner and Andy Stack have been creating a sound bolder than that which two people would make, Wasner leaping about with her guitar and vocals while Stack expertly drums with one […]