Review: Grandaddy – “Last Place”

Last autumn a decade long hibernation was woken with “Way We Won’t” the first new song in over ten years from the indie pop legends Grandaddy. There have been a … Continue Reading →


Watch: The xx – “On Hold”

Thanks to the ever-growing stature of their new single “On Hold,” The xx’s impending album I See You has become one of the most highly-anticipated of the year. Now, to fan the … Continue Reading →


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Watch: Chemical Brothers – “C-h-e-m-i-c-a-l”

After the release of their new single “C-h-e-m-i-c-a-l,” the Chemical Brothers have shared a playful computer-animated video for the track. The clip, directed by Adam Smith and Marcus Lyall, was shot with a … Continue Reading →


Electric Picnic: first look at the stage times

The countdown is officially on! Electric Picnic 2016Countdown Here’s the first stage times for the Main, Rankin’s Wood, Other Voices and Body and Soul stages.  MAIN STAGE FRIDAY 22.30-00.00 The … Continue Reading →


The Shins Tapped into The Magnetic Fields’ “Strange Powers” To Make a Summer Classic

Summer is where romantic flings are meant to thrive. When the weather’s warm enough to rid the need for coats and the outdoors open themselves up for endless exploration, it’s … Continue Reading →


Watch: Omar Rodríguez-López – “Running Away” Video (Feat. Buzz Osbourne, Eva Gardner, & Teri Gender Bender)

There’s been plenty of news from the Mars Volta/At The Drive-In co-leader Omar Rodríguez-López this year. Just a few weeks ago he announced he’ll be releasing a crazily ambitious 12 solo … Continue Reading →


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 →


The Game Of Thrones theme, as performed by hard drives and scanners

As beautiful and haunting as it is, the Game Of Thrones theme song composed by Ramin Djawadi is liable to be a source of anxiety for many viewers around the world. When … 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 →