By Ben Kaye

Charlotte Gainsbourg and Blood Orange’s Dev Hynes are lifelong lovers in “Deadly Valentine” video: Watch

Actress/musician Charlotte Gainsbourg has made her upcoming album, Rest, a rather guest-heavy affair. The IRM follow-up includes appearances from Sir Paul McCartney, Owen Pallett, Connan Mockasin, and Daft Punk’s Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo, the latter of whom co-wrote and produced the title track. Even Gainsbourg’s videos for the album involve added star power, as the clip for her latest single, […]

By Randall Colburn

Paramore’s Hayley Williams performs sparse acoustic cover of Jawbreaker’s “Accident Prone”: Watch

As Paramore wrapped up their evening set at Chicago’s Riot Fest on Sunday night, Jawbreaker was gearing up for its first headlining gig in 21 years across the park. And one can imagine Hayley Williams sprinted over to catch the legendary punk group, as she appears to be a fan. (Read: Riot Fest 2017 Festival Review: […]

By Ben Kaye

Supergroup Gizmodrome (Stewart Copeland, Adrian Belew, more) share their self-titled debut album: Stream

Track by Track is a recurring new music feature in which an artist offers a comprehensive rundown of their new album. Gizmodrome completely own the designation “supergroup”: The band comprises Stewart Copeland (The Police), Mark King (Level 42), Adrian Belew (ex-King Crimson, David Bowie, Frank Zappa), and Italian singer/multi-instrumentalist Vittorio Cosma. Their self-titled debut is out this Friday, September 15th via earMUSIC […]

By Michelle Geslani

Shamir announces new album, Revelations, shares meme-filled “90’s Kids” video: Watch

Photo by Jason MacDonald After months of staying out of the spotlight, Shamir resurfaced in April with a surprise album named Hope. The follow-up to 2015’s Ratchet breakthrough was written over the course of just one weekend while the singer was seriously contemplating retiring from the music business. Proving that he’s really here to stay, Shamir has […]

By Ben Kaye

Marilyn Manson announces new album, Heaven Upside Down, shares “We Know Where You Fucking Live”: Stream

Photo by Perou Marilyn Manson revealed dates for his upcoming North American tour back in July, hinting that his follow-up to 2015’s The Pale Emperor was finally imminent. Originally entitled Say10, the album was initially supposed to be released this past Valentine’s Day, but was delayed so Manson could finish a few more tracks. Now entitled Heaven Upside Down, […]

By Ben Kaye

Deer Tick share their two new albums, Deer Tick Vol. 1 and Deer Tick Vol. 2: Stream

10 Things… is a recurring new music feature in which an artist goes H.A.M. on a particular topic. Four years after releasing their last album, Negativity, Deer Tick are back with not one but two new records. Coming September 15th via Partisan Records, Deer Tick Vol. 1 and Deer Tick Vol. 2 aren’t meant to be taken as a double album. […]

By Alex Young

Charlotte Gainsbourg announces new album, Rest, featuring Daft Punk’s Guy-Manuel, Paul McCartney

Charlotte Gainsbourg is set to release her first album in seven years. Entitled Rest, the 11-track effort is due out November 17th via Because Music. It serves as the follow-up to 2010’s IRM. Rest features contributions from several prominent names, including Sir Paul McCartney, SebastiAn, Owen Pallett, and Connan Mockasin. Daft Punk’s Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo co-wrote and produced […]

By Michelle Geslani

Ted Leo returns with new solo album, The Hanged Man: Stream/download

Photo by Mindy Tucker Ted Leo celebrates the release of his new solo album, The Hanged Man, today. Apple Music and Spotify users can hear it in full down below. Self-released and funded through Kickstarter, The Hanged Man marks the singer-songwriter’s 13th studio effort overall. It follows 2010’s The Brutalist Bricks, but is technically Leo’s first album under his […]

By Ben Kaye

Canadian punks Tough Age share the Origins of their new single “Me in Glue”: Stream

Photo by Colin Medley Origins is a recurring new music feature in which an artist charts the influence of their latest hit single. There comes a point where moving through life is no longer as simple as lather, rinse, repeat. Terribly powerful as it is, your mind can trap you in place, its thoughts weighing […]

By Ben Kaye

Hüsker Dü share huge Savage Young Dü box set with loads of previously unreleased material: Stream

Chicago reissue label Numero Group will give fans a comprehensive look at the early days of Hüsker Dü when they release the massive Savage Young Dü box set this November 10th. Compiled over seven years from tapes and early demos, the 69-track collection is already being streamed in full over at NPR. Available as four LPs or three […]