Out Now: Stream Courtney Barnett’s Exceptionally Smart New Album ‘Tell Me How You Really Feel’

Out Now: Stream Courtney Barnett’s Exceptionally Smart New Album ‘Tell Me How You Really Feel’

Courtney Barnett says what she wants to say with her music — and that  vibrant perspective and her brand of smart, guitar-driven indie/rock has made her an unbeatable force in the scene for a few years now. Today, Barnett released her second full-length album, Tell Me How You Really Feel, and it’s strong. Barnett previewed […]

Arctic Monkeys’ Pair New Look with New Sound on ‘Tranquility Base Hotel + Casino’ (New Music Friday)

Arctic Monkeys’ Pair New Look with New Sound on ‘Tranquility Base Hotel + Casino’ (New Music Friday)

When Arctic Monkeys announced their new album, Tranquility Base Hotel + Casino a few weeks ago, the title was intriguing. So, too, was the fact that the hugely successful British rock/indie band would be premiering no songs ahead of its release (save for a few live performances), as well as their decidedly different visual aesthetic. […]

Best New Music: Middle Kids Set a Tone with Debut LP ‘Lost Friends’ — Listen

Best New Music: Middle Kids Set a Tone with Debut LP ‘Lost Friends’ — Listen

Hailing from Sydney, Australia, Middle Kids are a three-piece that you will probably hear a lot from sooner rather than later. That’s because their debut album, Lost Friends, is an exceptionally strong listen. Released last Friday, May 4, the album plays off the considerable buzz they’ve attained on the indie/rock scene thanks to high-profile gigs […]

Watch Courtney Barnett’s New Video for ‘City Looks Pretty,’ Meant to Look Like Old VHS Tapes

Watch Courtney Barnett’s New Video for ‘City Looks Pretty,’ Meant to Look Like Old VHS Tapes

On May 18, Courtney Barnett will release a new album, Tell Me How You Really Feel. The Australian guitarist/songwriter previewed it recently with the blistering track “Nameless, Faceless” (which targeted online trolls) and “Need A Little Time”: Barnett has now added a third song to the promotional campaign, and it’s great. Titled “City Looks Pretty,” […]

Stream ‘hard rain’ and ‘deep end,’ from Lykke Li’s New Album ‘so sad so sexy’ Out June 8

Stream ‘hard rain’ and ‘deep end,’ from Lykke Li’s New Album ‘so sad so sexy’ Out June 8

Swedish singer/songwriter Lykke Li will release a new album, her fourth, on June 8. Titled so sad so sexy (intentionally lower-case), it’ll be her first album since 2014’s I Never Learn. After garnering significant attention with her first few albums, the buzz of which led to touring around the world and spots at festivals like […]

Stream ‘Little Dark Age,’ MGMT’s First New Album Since 2013

Stream ‘Little Dark Age,’ MGMT’s First New Album Since 2013

Would you believe it’s been more than a decade since MGMT hit the scene in 2007 with their debut album, Oracular Spectacular, led by the infectious indie/pop singles “Time to Pretend,” “Kids” and “Electric Feel”? That’s a long time. Since then, the Connecticut-based band has dabbled in psychedelia and free-form experimentation, with mostly mixed results. […]

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