Tag Archives: Album

Big Thief announce new album Two Hands, share lead single “Not”: Stream

Big Thief dropped their latest album, U.F.O.F., only a few months back, but they’re already announcing a follow-up. The indie folk favorites will release Two Hands on October 11th via 4AD. As a first listen, they’ve shared the lead single “Not”. Whereas May’s U.F.O.F. absorbed the lush greenery of the Washington state woods that surrounded the

Classic Album Review: The Writing Was Already on the Wall by Destiny’s Child’s Breakthrough

When we talk about group dynamics, we’re really talking about power. Sometimes it’s the power to disrupt — to slow things down until you get your way. Sometimes it’s the power of refusal. Many band members have written a song, only to find out that the lead singer wouldn’t sing it. Sometimes it’s the power

Nick Cave hints at new Grinderman album from “yet to be completed trilogy”

It’s been a long time since we’ve heard from Grinderman — nine years, to be exact. Now Nick Cave is hinting that a new Grinderman album is on the way, almost a decade since their sophomore album dropped. During a 2011 tour, Cave told an audience that “it’s over” for the band — a statement

The 1975 share opening track to new album, Notes on a Conditional Form, with teen activist Greta Thunberg: Stream

After months of teasing the effort, The 1975 have unveiled the opening track to their new album, Notes on a Conditional Form. As it has been with each of their full-lengths, the first song is called “The 1975” — only this time, it doesn’t feature frontman Matty Healy singing the familiar lines “Go down/ Soft sound…”

Album Review: B Boys Search for Meaning in the Modern World on Dudu

The Lowdown: Not to be confused with the mid-’80s British band of the same name, New York City’s B Boys make a righteous racket in the name of modern-day survival. On 2016 EP No Worry No Mind and 2017 album Dada, Andrew Kerr (drums), Brendon Avalos (bass), and Britton Walker (guitar) mixed hard beats, spare

Sturgill Simpson announces new album and Netflix anime film Sound & Fury

Sturgill Simpson has announced a new album dubbed Sound & Fury. The country singer-songwriter’s follow-up to 2016’s A Sailor’s Guide to Earth is more than just a record, though, as it comes paired with a Netflix anime film of the same name. Due out this fall, the LP and anime will be released simultaneously, with

Beyoncé releases new album The Lion King: The Gift: Stream

Beyoncé has unleashed her star-studded soundtrack album, The Lion King: The Gift. Featuring Donald Glover, JAY-Z, Blue Ivy Carter, Kendrick Lamar, and many more, all 13 tracks are now available to stream below via Apple Music and Spotify. Beyoncé has described the collection as “sonic cinema” and “a new experience of storytelling.” She explained, “I