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REVIEW: Lydia – ‘Run Wild’

Artist: Lydia
Title: Run Wild
Label: 81twentythree
Genre: Indie-Pop, Rock

Lydia‘s music–from their debut album in 2005 to this year’s Run Wild–defies being put in a box. All five records aren’t given enough justice with an “indie rock” …

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REVIEW: The Front Bottoms – ‘Back On Top’

Artist: The Front Bottoms
Album: Back On Top
Genre: Rock ’n’ frickin’ roll
Label: Fueled By Ramen

Look, 2015 has been a weird, divisive year for the alternative music community. Some of the scene’s heaviest tough guys are bringing back …

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Migos Release New Mixtape, Share “Trap Problems” Video

It’s Migos season once again.

Though their comrade Offset remains behind bars, Migos’ members Quavo and Offset are keeping fans busy with the release of a brand new mixtape. Back To The Bando features the first new material from the …

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Young Thug May Have Just Released The Best Video Of 2015

After what feels like an eternity of waiting, Young Thug has finally blessed the world with the official video he co-directed for Slime Season single “Best Friend.”

This is only going to be a video of the year contender if …

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Hoodie Allen Tells Us To “Let It All Work Out” On New Song

Self-made underground rap superstar Hoodie Allen has blessed the universe with a new track you won’t soon forget. As if that weren’t exciting enough, he’s also made the song available for free download.

“Let It All Work Out” is quite …

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REVIEW: Bring Me The Horizon – ‘That’s The Spirit’

Artist: Bring Me The Horizon
Album: That’s The Spirit
Genre: Rock

Having cocooned themselves in the studio following a very successful touring cycle for Sempiternal, Bring Me The Horizon have emerged with a new sound and direction that is …

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REVIEW: Better Off – ‘Milk’

Artist: Better Off
Album: Milk
Genre: Emo, Pop-punk
Label: Equal Vision Records

In the weeks that have passed since Better Off announced their sophomore record, the absolutely reckless quad-stack peanut butter and jelly sandwich on the album’s cover art has …

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REVIEW: Rick Ross – ‘Black Dollar’

Artist: Rick Ross
Album: Black Dollar
Label: Maybach Music Group

Blurring the lines between albums and mixtapes, Black Dollar is the Rick Ross release fans have been waiting to hear.

The last few years have been wild for the leader …

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REVIEW: Halsey – ‘Badlands’

Artist: Halsey
Album: Badlands
Genre: Pop

Throughout my first listens of Badlands, I don’t know if I would call it an album in a traditional sense. Yes, albums take you through a variety of emotions even with a structure …

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MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Contracted: Phase II’ Is Another Bad Horror Sequel

Film: Contracted: Phase II
Starring: Matt Mercer
Directed by: Josh Forbes

Two years after Eric England’s Contracted took the world of body horror by storm, IFC Midnight has released a clunky sequel with no input from England that struggles to …

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The Weekend Classic Stream “Shattered Glass”

Indiana pop-punk favorites The Weekend Classic are continuing to carve a path all their own with the release of a new single titled “Shattered Glass.”

The first song to surface from the group since their early 2014 split with Before …

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‘Finders Keepers’ Trailer Teases One Of 2015’s Best Docs

Two men. One amputated leg. What’s the worst that could happen?

There are many wonderful documentaries being released in 2015, but none will be more fun or original than Finders Keepers. The film tells the story of a man …

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