Typedrummer makes creating a sick beat literally as easy as ABC

“But I don’t know how to make music. I can’t even play an instrument.” The musically hopeless and incompetent have been making lame excuses like this since time immemorial. Well, … Continue Reading →


Thom Yorke wants to lull you to sleep with this bedtime playlist

If Radiohead puts you to sleep, you’re in luck. Thom Yorke teamed up with BBC Radio 1 to put together a “bedtime mix.” The curated collection plays out in one long stream … Continue Reading →


Listen: Arcade Fire Frontman Win Butler Shares “K33p Ur Dr34ms”

Arcade Fire frontman Win Butler, under his nom de laptop DJ Windows 98,  has shared “K33p Ur Dr34ms”, a cover of Suicide’s “Dream Baby Dream”. News of Suicide singer Alan Vega’s death broke over the weekend. Listen to “K33p … Continue Reading →


Experience music festivals past and present with the Festival Playlister

Were you at the first Electric Picnic in 2004? Good for you. Were you again in Stradbally a year later when the festival was extended to a three-day festival? Even … Continue Reading →


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M83 reveals new album ‘JUNK’ for April 2016

M83 has announced a new album will land globally on 8 April 2016, entitled ‘Junk’, on Naive. Two years of touring followed M83′s incredible 2011 album ‘Hurry Up, We’re Dreaming’, their … Continue Reading →


Review: The Thermals – “We Disappear”

We Disappear — the seventh album by Portland punk trio The Thermals — takes its name from a line in “The Great Dying,” the record’s most harrowing song. “You said we came / … Continue Reading →


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Listen: Indie Rodeo VD Mixtape

Indie Rodeo VD Mixtape by Emmet Troy on hearthis.at Valentine’s Day is right around the corner and regardless if you’ll be celebrating with your significant other or going it solo, … Continue Reading →


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The Star Wars cantina song like you’ve never heard it before

Danish musical act and recycling enthusiasts The Bottle Boys are so excited about the upcoming release of The Force Awakens that they decided to use their unique skill set to re-imagine the cantina scene … Continue Reading →


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At The Drive-In Reuniting For Rock On The Range 2016

After breaking up in 2001, the Texan post-hardcore greats At The Drive-In got back together for a reunion tour in 2012. By most accounts the shows were fun, but certain members of … Continue Reading →


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Listen: Nevermen – “Mr. Mistake”

Earlier this year, TV On The Radio’s Tunde Adebimpe, Faith No More’s Mike Patton, and rapper Doseone announced the formation of the long-in-the-works Nevermen project with lead single “Tough Towns.” … Continue Reading →