Must-Hear Song of the Day Julian Casablancas + The Voidz “Human Sadness”

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God bless Julian Casablancas for keeping rock interesting. Rolling Stone describes "Human Sadness" – his gorgeous new 11-minute experimental track with the Voidz  – as "a structure-less beast that features everything from jarring noise and warped, processed vocals to bombastic stadium rock solos and a hint of the gritty NYC punk Casablancas is best ... Watch Now

“Squares”: Cute Hipster Jonathan Kluth Makes Music in His Car

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“Squares,” by hipster musician Jonathan Kluth, is composed of musical loops played on an acoustic guitar, a plucked violin and the percussive sounds he makes by banging on the interior of his car. It's pretty impressive stuff. And his man-bun makes me love him even more. The single off his debut album, Ophelia. ... See the Rest

New Stevie Nicks: “Lady”

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"Lady" is the latest tune to surface from Stevie Nicks' upcoming solo record, 24 Karat Gold – Songs From the Vault  –and, omg, you're going to do BACKFLIPS, it's THAT GOOD. Yep. Straight up Stevie. No back up singers, no big production numbers, just Stevie and her piano! Says Rolling Stone: Nicks wrote the tunes that will appear on 24 Karat ... Watch Now

The “Anaconda” Video (And Drake, Poor Drake’s Existential Crisis)

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Have you seen the "Anacoda" video yet? Basically, it's the flip side of Sir Mix-a-Lot's "Baby Got Back" – a confusing message of female empowerment and sexual objectification that is both a tribute to strong, sexual women and a tirade against skinny bitches in clubs. With Nikki playing bongos on girls' booties. Lighthearted, sure, but fraught with ... See the Rest

New Leonard Cohen Song: “Almost Like the Blues”

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Poet / singer / songwriter / philosopher / cultural touchstone Leonard Cohen has confirmed the September 23rd release of his new album Popular Problems, set to be unveiled just two days after his 80th birthday. "Yet again, Leonard Cohen has broken musical boundaries with new creative inspiration," Rob Stringer, Chairman/CEO of Columbia Records ... Watch Now

Watch Iggy Azalea featuring Rita Ora “Black Widow”

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Will Rita finally break in America with "Black Widow"? There's a lot riding on this video. Ostensibly, it's Iggy Azalea FEATURING Rita Ora, but Rita's doing the heavy lifting here. She sounds a bit too much like Katy Perry for my taste (Katy wrote the song, in fact), but she looks great and the song is quite the earworm. I'm hoping this is the ... Watch Now

Tune for Today: Troye Sivan “Happy Little Pill”

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Twinkly Australian songbird/YouTube superstar Troye Sivan has released this lush little ditty "Happy Little Pill" off his upcoming EP, TRXYE.  “I wrote this song during a bit of a rough time for someone super close to me, and for myself, and it still means as much to me as the day i wrote it, and i’m still as in love with it as the day i wrote ... See the Rest

Disturbing Must-Watch Video of the Day: Paolo Nutini’s “Iron Sky”

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Remember Paolo Nutini? The pillow-lipped Scottish crooner had a minor US hit in 2007 with "New Shoes." Now he's back with a decidedly darker song and video. The short film for "Iron Sky" starts with two minutes of grainy, difficult-to-watch documentary footage of junkies, schizophrenics, homeless people, and a man writhing in pain covering his ... See the Rest