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Junkee
Why Carly Rae Jepsen's 'E•MO•TION' Was A Cult Hit But A Commercial FlopThis article originally appeared on FasterLouder. But to celebrate the two year
Junkee / Posted 5 hours ago
This article originally appeared on FasterLouder. But to celebrate the two year anniversary of perfect album E•MO•TION, we’re bringing it on over to Music Junkee. There was a time in 2012 when it became impossible to stand in a store for longer than... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
Anatomy of a blockbuster entertainment weekend: Something for everyoneEnd this weekend on Monday with the total solar eclipse! The terminology surrou
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted 3 days ago
End this weekend on Monday with the total solar eclipse! The terminology surrounding this celestial phenomenon sounds enough like a Pitchfork Music Festival lineup to qualify for this list. Do you want to see The Path of Totality or Syzygy? Is Solar... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
Anatomy of an entertainment jackpot weekend: Something for everyoneEnd this weekend on Monday with the total solar eclipse! The terminology surrou
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted 3 days ago
End this weekend on Monday with the total solar eclipse! The terminology surrounding this celestial phenomenon sounds enough like a Pitchfork Music Festival lineup to qualify for this list. Do you want to see The Path of Totality or Syzygy? Is Solar... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
Anatomy of an entertainment jackpot weekendEnd this weekend on Monday with the total solar eclipse! The terminology surrou
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted 4 days ago
End this weekend on Monday with the total solar eclipse! The terminology surrounding this celestial phenomenon sounds enough like a Pitchfork Music Festival lineup to qualify for this list. Do you want to see The Path of Totality or Syzygy? Is Solar... Read more
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Billboard
#AlternativeFacts Podcast: Vagabon Gives a How-To Guide on Launching Yourself as a DIY ArtistIf you’re teaching yourself how to play instruments, record music and perform t
Billboard / Posted 4 days ago
If you’re teaching yourself how to play instruments, record music and perform to a live audience -- and maybe even earn a sustainable livelihood along the way -- success isn’t as far off as you think. Case-in-point, Lætitia Tamko who started... Read more
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Pitchfork
King Krule Sparks New Album Speculation With Mysterious PostersIt looks like King Krule may be up to something: Several fans have received unm
Pitchfork / Posted 4 days ago
It looks like King Krule may be up to something: Several fans have received unmarked packages in the mail containing a poster seemingly connected to the artist. It features a surreal, black-and-white photograph of King Krule on one side, and a block... Read more
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Pitchfork
King Krule Sparks New Album Speculation With Mysterious PostersIt looks like King Krule may be up to something: Several fans have received unm
Pitchfork / Posted 4 days ago
It looks like King Krule may be up to something: Several fans have received unmarked packages in the mail containing a poster seemingly connected to the artist. It features a surreal, black-and-white photograph of King Krule on one side, and a block... Read more
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Pitchfork
Foxygen “Fight” in New Mockumentary Video for “Avalon”Foxygen have shared a new mockumentary-style video for their Hang track “Avalon
Pitchfork / Posted 5 days ago
Foxygen have shared a new mockumentary-style video for their Hang track “Avalon.” Directed by Alissa Torvinen and Cameron Dutra, the eight minute-long clip follows Foxygen’s Jonathan Rado as he makes his “directorial debut,” butting heads over the... Read more
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Pitchfork
Kelela Announces TourKelela has announced a tour. She’s playing shows in North America, the UK, and
Pitchfork / Posted 6 days ago
Kelela has announced a tour. She’s playing shows in North America, the UK, and Europe, beginning in September. She also has three January 2018 shows in Australia with the xx and Earl Sweatshirt. Check out her full itinerary below. Kelela is touring... Read more
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Pitchfork
Brand New Announce “Very Limited” New Vinyl RecordBrand New have launched a pre-order page for their long-awaited comeback album—
Pitchfork / Posted 6 days ago
Brand New have launched a pre-order page for their long-awaited comeback album—the follow-up to 2009’s Daisy. The record, which is available to purchase on vinyl, ships in October. It’ll be out on the band’s Procrastinate! Music Traitors label.... Read more
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Pitchfork
Watch Jamila Woods and Chance the Rapper’s New “LSD” VideoJamila Woods has shared the music video for her HEAVN song “LSD,” featuring Cha
Pitchfork / Posted 6 days ago
Jamila Woods has shared the music video for her HEAVN song “LSD,” featuring Chance the Rapper. Watch it below. In May, Jamila and Chance put out a call to Chicago Public School students to submit a treatment for the “LSD” video. Ashley Huicochea,... Read more
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Billboard
Hundred Waters Gets Covered in 12,000 Bugs for Creepy-Crawly New 'Fingers' VideoThe group also announced a release date for its new album, 'Communicating.' Th
Billboard / Posted 7 days ago
The group also announced a release date for its new album, 'Communicating.' The breathy, brooding song dances over a jazz rhythm like a ghost with a new music video that taps into that creepy-crawly feeling. Shout out to singer Nicole Miglis for not... Read more
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Pitchfork
Watch Kevin Morby Explore Paris in New VideoKevin Morby has shared a new video for “Downtown’s Lights,” from his recent alb
Pitchfork / Posted 7 days ago
Kevin Morby has shared a new video for “Downtown’s Lights,” from his recent album City Music. The clip, directed by Hugo Jouxtel and shot in Paris, features a lonesome Morby wandering the streets of Paris at night with a bouquet of flowers. Watch... Read more
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Pitchfork
Hundred Waters Share Creepy-Crawly Video for New Song “Fingers”Hundred Waters have also added more dates to their previously announced North A
Pitchfork / Posted 7 days ago
Hundred Waters have also added more dates to their previously announced North American tour. They will be making stops in England and Europe (including a set at Pitchfork Paris’ Avant-Garde Shows) with a handful of extra dates in North America. Find... Read more
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Pitchfork
Kelela Puts on Different Personas in New “LMK” VideoKelela has shared the new video for her song “LMK.” Directed by Andrew Thomas H
Pitchfork / Posted 12 days ago
Kelela has shared the new video for her song “LMK.” Directed by Andrew Thomas Huang (frequent Björk collaborator), the R&B singer moves through pulsating neon lights, donning different personas as she dances through the crowd. Watch the club-inspired... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Fests! Parades! Horse racing!➊The Thirsty Ears Festival notes that it's Chicago's only classical-music stree
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 12 days ago
➊The Thirsty Ears Festival notes that it's Chicago's only classical-music street festival, technically a true statement because the audience has asphalt underfoot, even though summer swarms with outdoor classical music over grass. The point of the... Read more
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Pitchfork
Destroyer Announces New Album ken, Shares New SongDestroyer has announced a new album, the follow-up to 2015’s Poison Season. It’
Pitchfork / Posted 13 days ago
Destroyer has announced a new album, the follow-up to 2015’s Poison Season. It’s called ken and it’s out October 20 on Merge. The first track, “Sky’s Grey,” is out now. Watch the song’s lyric video below; scroll down for the album’s tracklist and... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Music takes supporting role for Chance, Lollapalloza 2017a city within a city. With a daily population of more than 100,000 for four day
Chicago Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
a city within a city. With a daily population of more than 100,000 for four days every summer, Lollapalooza briefly becomes the ninth largest municipality in Illinois. That’s a lot of potential voters, and Chance has assumed the role of spokesman —... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Forking it over in Franklin GrovePitchfork in hand, Jake Scott of Ashton digs in to the hay mound Saturday durin
SaukValley.com / Posted 15 days ago
Pitchfork in hand, Jake Scott of Ashton digs in to the hay mound Saturday during a baling demonstration at the Living History Antique Equipment Association's threshing fest, part of the Harvest Festival in Franklin Grove. The 38th annual event... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Lollapalooza day four: Blaenavon is all noise, fury and flying hair1:21 p.m.: The Walters are the instant black coffee Lolla day four needs. The C
Chicago Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
1:21 p.m.: The Walters are the instant black coffee Lolla day four needs. The Chicago quintet blends the spastic energy of singer Luke Olson with gawky songs of fast-fading innocence and Walter Kosner's fluid guitar leads. As Olson channels the... Read more
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Pitchfork
Run the Jewels Invite Fan to Rap Onstage at LollapaloozaYesterday, Run the Jewels brought a fan onstage during their Lollapalooza set i
Pitchfork / Posted 16 days ago
Yesterday, Run the Jewels brought a fan onstage during their Lollapalooza set in Chicago’s Grant Park. “My sign said ‘Let Me Rap Legend Has It’,” Jacob Powell tweeted. You can watch the video of Powell, El-P, and Killer Mike performing the track a... Read more
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Billboard
The Killers Cover Muse, Run The Jewels Puts Fans First & More at Lollapalooza Day TwoLollapalooza reopened its gates on Friday (Aug. 4) after having closed an hour
Billboard / Posted 16 days ago
Lollapalooza reopened its gates on Friday (Aug. 4) after having closed an hour early the night before due to bad weather. Though ominous looking rain clouds briefly threatened day two, the festival managed to make it through the day without an... Read more
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Salon.com
The trailer for Eminem’s satirical “Bodied” captures the tense thrill of battle rapShady’s back again with a new film about the rap battle scene. This time, he w
Salon.com / Posted 18 days ago
Shady’s back again with a new film about the rap battle scene. This time, he will serve as the producer of “Bodied,” a satirical film about a graduate student who stirs controversy on campus when his thesis subject on battle rap becomes more than... Read more
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Pitchfork
Kelela Announces Debut Album, Shares New Song “LMK”Kelela has announced her debut album, Take Me Apart. It’s out October 6 via War
Pitchfork / Posted 20 days ago
Kelela has announced her debut album, Take Me Apart. It’s out October 6 via Warp Records. She’s also shared the album’s first single “LMK.” Find the song, the album’s tracklist, and the artwork below. “Despite it being a personal record, the politics... Read more
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Pitchfork
Circuit des Yeux Announces New Album, Shares Video For “Paper Bag”Circuit des Yeux—aka the Chicago-based musician Haley Fohr—has announced a new
Pitchfork / Posted 20 days ago
Circuit des Yeux—aka the Chicago-based musician Haley Fohr—has announced a new LP, Reaching for Indigo! It’s out October 20, and it’s her first album to be released by Drag City. Fohr has also shared a lyric video for the record’s first single,... Read more
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Pitchfork
Watch SZA’s New “Supermodel” VideoSZA has shared the new music video for her song “Supermodel.” In it, the singer
Pitchfork / Posted 21 days ago
SZA has shared the new music video for her song “Supermodel.” In it, the singer struts through a forest full of fairy children before confronting a man and shooting firecrackers at his feet with her fingers. Check out the Nabil-directed video below.... Read more
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Pitchfork
Kamasi Washington Announces North American Tour, New EP Release DateKamasi Washington has revealed the release date for his forthcoming EP. Harmony
Pitchfork / Posted 21 days ago
Kamasi Washington has revealed the release date for his forthcoming EP. Harmony of Difference is out September 29 via Young Turks. Washington premiered the six-song suite at the Whitney Biennial this past March, alongside a film by A.G. Rojas and... Read more
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Pitchfork
Listen to Avey Tare Cover Will Oldham’s “West Palm Beach”his NTS Radio show, Geologist debuted his Animal Collective bandmate Avey Tare’
Pitchfork / Posted 26 days ago
his NTS Radio show, Geologist debuted his Animal Collective bandmate Avey Tare’s cover of Will Oldham’s “West Palm Beach.” The song was originally released under Oldham’s Palace moniker on a 7” in 1994. Hear it below starting around the 28:00 mark.... Read more
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Evening Standard
Robert Pattinson reveals he is ‘kind of’ engaged to FKA TwigsFKA Twigs performs at Hackney Empire on 8 October 2014 Matthew Baker/Getty Ima
Evening Standard / Posted 27 days ago
FKA Twigs performs at Hackney Empire on 8 October 2014 Matthew Baker/Getty Images FKA Twigs attends the Barclaycard Mercury Prize nominations launch at The Hospital Club on 10 September 2014 John Phillips/Getty Images FKA twigs performs at the... Read more
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Pitchfork
Watch Waxahatchee’s New “Recite Remorse” VideoKatie Crutchfield has shared a new video for “Recite Remorse,” a track from Wax
Pitchfork / Posted 28 days ago
Katie Crutchfield has shared a new video for “Recite Remorse,” a track from Waxahatchee’s recently released album Out in the Storm. The ethereal clip was directed by video installation artist Ricardo Rivera. In a statement about the video, he said,... Read more
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Billboard
#AlternativeFacts Podcast: How Arcade Fire Got a No. 1 Song, Why Pinegrove's Pitchfork Set RuledHappy midsummer! Festival season is in full swing and the race for 2017 Song of
Billboard / Posted a month ago
Happy midsummer! Festival season is in full swing and the race for 2017 Song of the Summer is starting to look like a breakaway sprint. But over in the alt world, we’ve got plenty of up-and-comers and next big things to introduce -- even some... Read more
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Pitchfork
Danzig and Deafheaven Are Touring TogetherDanzig and Deafheaven have announced that they will be playing select dates tog
Pitchfork / Posted 1 months ago
Danzig and Deafheaven have announced that they will be playing select dates together in September. After playing Riot Fest, Danzig will join Deafheaven for shows in San Francisco, Las Vegas, and Tempe, Arizona. Find his full itinerary below. Earlier... Read more
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Billboard
The 75 Moments That Defined the Decade in Music (So Far)It's July 2017, which means that we've now officially passed the 3/4 mark of th
Billboard / Posted 1 months ago
It's July 2017, which means that we've now officially passed the 3/4 mark of the 21st century's second decade. To commemorate somehow being 75% of the way through the '10s, we at Billboard have decided to look back at the biggest happenings of the... Read more
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Breitbart
Lana Del Rey Trump-Era Album Asks ‘Is It the End of America?’studio album, Lust for Life, which includes an ode about feeling “less safe” un
Breitbart / Posted 1 months ago
studio album, Lust for Life, which includes an ode about feeling “less safe” under President Donald Trump that asks: “Is it the end of an era / Is it the end of America?” On the song “When the World Was at War We Kept Dancing,” Del Rey... Read more
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Pitchfork
Aphex Twin Launches New Streaming Site With Rarities, Unreleased TrackLast month, Aphex Twin launched a mysterious countdown on his website. It began
Pitchfork / Posted 1 months ago
Last month, Aphex Twin launched a mysterious countdown on his website. It began on Saturday, June 3—the same day Aphex performed at Field Day festival in London, where he sold a mysterious 12” and live-streamed his set for the first time in his... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Outgoing Pitchfork president reflects on evolution of the Chicago media company"In the perfect world, you reflect over the weekend, and in this case, I was ob
Chicago Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
"In the perfect world, you reflect over the weekend, and in this case, I was obviously reflecting over a much larger situation. I was kind of sitting there for the last time in that headspace. It was a prideful moment, and as people would walk by, it... Read more

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