Archive for October 5th, 2009

Spin Earth: Bon Iver Coverage

Check out Bon Iver’s much deserved attention from Spin Earth! SPIN EARTH

T.I. ‘s gotta new vid

In the time before he started his year-long prison sentence earlier this year, T.I. stayed busy. Perversely enough, one of the things he stayed busy doing was filming a video in which he’s in prison. If you were a rich and famous rapper about to go to prison, you think you’d want to be as […]

Vampire Weekend have a new song, and tour

Courtesy of Pitchfork The tasteful viral build up to Vampire Weekend’s new record, Contra, continues with the premiere of LP opener “Horchata” via their website in mere moments, according a countdown clock ticking down now. UPDATE: It’s available now! Download/stream the track below! The track starts frontman Ezra Koenig singing, “In December drinking horchata/ I […]

Fall Out Boy’s Greatest Hits

Fall Out Boy has announced that the group will be releasing a greatest hits album. The disc will include some of the group’s best known musical compositions, as well as two fresh tracks not previously released. Here is what the album is shaping up to sound like. 1. Dead on Arrival 2. Grand Theft Autumn […]

Relient K for $3.99 TODAY ONLY!

Possibly the best album of the ENTIRE YEAR, Forget and Not Slow Down, the new release from Relient K, is only $3.99 on Amazon TODAY! [A day early!] BUY IT. BUT IT. BUT IT.

Brand New’s “Jesus” surfaces…

The long lost video for “Jesus” from Brand New can be seen at THIS website. Thoughts?

Jay-Z Sampling Regina Spektor on New Track

Provided by Paste Like hardboiled noir detectives, we’ve been hitting the streets lately for the skinny on the shifting musical predilections of one Shawn Carter, AKA Jay-Z. We had our suspicions that he was wandering into, um, indie-er, musical territory when he put Luke Steele of Empire of the Sun on the opener of The […]

Devendra Banhart and the GZA to Team Up

Provided by Paste Devendra Banhart is one of indie rock’s most idiosyncratic minds. Having a conversation with the hirsute folkie is a lot like trying to catch a fly: difficult to follow, but rewarding when you do. Similarly, Wu-Tang mastermind the GZA ties together complexly knotted rhymes like an expert Eagle Scout. So while we […]

Lil’ Wayne Raps on New Weezer Album

Provided by Pitchfork No matter what you think about Weezer in 2009, you have to admit: their new album, Raditude, has piqued your curiosity. I mean, just based on the insane album title and cover alone, right? Now, one more reason to want to hear it: Lil Wayne raps on the thing. According to an […]