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Ranking: Every Wilco Album from Worst to Best

There’s nothing easy about Wilco. Their songs leave plenty for the listener to unpack and digest, from studiously arranged musical touches to frontman Jeff Tweedy’s sometimes sweet and earnest, other times gonzo lyrics. There’s work that goes into getting your head around Wilco, which probably explains why the Chicago band have become one of the

Olivia Colman to cover Portishead’s “Glory Box” for BBC charity album

Fresh off award-winning performances in Fleabag and The Favourite, actress Olivia Colman has now moved onto her next project and it involves… Portishead. Colman has contributed to Got It Covered, a new star-studded charity covers album curated by the BBC. For the 11-track effort, Colman specifically tackled Portishead’s “Glory Box”, one of the many highlights off the Bristol band’s

Album Review: Angel Olsen’s All Mirrors Leaps Forward in Sound and Self

In 2016, Angel Olsen erupted onto the forefront of indie rock with My Woman. Four years after she had electrified listeners with the might of a folk-rock Goliath on Half Way Home and just two removed from the louder, pulsating sonority of Burn Your Fire for No Witness, Olsen doubled-down on her old-timey charm with My

Future Islands’ Samuel T. Herring announces rap album as Hemlock Ernst, shares “Down”: Stream

Samuel T. Herring aka Hemlock Ernst, photo by Emma McDonald Future Islands frontman Samuel T. Herring has announced a new album under his hip-hop moniker Hemlock Ernst. Entitled Back at the House, it’s a collaboration with Los Angeles producer Kenny Segal due out on October 25th via Ruby Yacht. As a first taste, the duo

Dixie Chicks announce first new album in 14 years

Dixie Chicks are set to release their first new album in 14 years. Appearing on the podcast Spiritualgasm (via Taste of Country), Dixie Chicks singer Natalie Maines revealed that the forthcoming effort is titled Gaslighter and is comprised entirely of original material. “Our last album was the most personal and autobiographical we’d ever been,” Maines

Foo Fighters mark Area 51 raid day with Roswell live album

Today’s D-Day for the over two million people who signed up to storm Area 51. The corresponding music festival may have been scraped, but the brave men and women who want to “see them aliens” can still enjoy the sweet sounds of Foo Fighters. Dave Grohl and co. just released a new live album of

EarthGang unleash new album Mirrorland: Stream

EarthGang have finally revealed their new album, Mirrorland. Stream it in full below via Apple Music and Spotify. Coming via Dreamville/Interscope, Mirrorland is the Atlanta outfit’s third full-length overall, though it’s their first on a major label. In the four years since the duo’s last LP, 2015’s Strays with Rabies, they’ve put out a trilogy of