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Classic Album Review: ZE Records Skips Holly and Jolly on A Christmas Record 1981

1981 was a bad year for New York City. By the time the big red apple dropped in Times Square on New Year’s Eve, reports of violent and property crime in the city had peaked at 1,214,935 (a record that still stands), West 42nd Street’s warren of porno theaters and by-the-hour motels had prompted Rolling

Buckcherry unveil music video for Nine Inch Nails cover, announce Warpaint album

California hard rockers Buckcherry have announced that they will release their new album, Warpaint, on March 8th, 2019. “Good things come to those who wait and we have been very patient and thorough with the song writing for Warpaint, we took into consideration all the factors and what this record means to not only us

TEEN announce new album, Good Fruit, share “Only Water”: Steam

Indie-pop outfit TEEN will return early next year with a new album, Good Fruit, their follow-up to 2016’s Love Yes. The Brooklyn-based sisters’ first self-produced record, It arrives on March 1st, 2019 via Carpark. Good Fruit centers around themes of pushing forward from past traumas, and its lead single, “Only Water”, illustrates that perfectly. As the

Classic Album Review: Kanye West Redefined Himself and Hip-Hop with 808s & Heartbreak

In 2008 — before the Kardashians, before the Twitter tirades, before the #MAGA bullshit — there was Kanye West, producer extraordinaire, brash Chicagoan, Back to the Future superfan. With his first three albums, Kanye rose to the top of the world, flaunting his fame with a critical eye over bouncy soul samples and synth-heavy arena

Ariana Grande announces new album Thank U, Next

Ariana Grande is just two months removed from the release of latest solo album, Sweetener, but the pop singer is already prepping a follow-up. Over a series of tweets on Saturday, Grande revealed her fifth album will be titled, Thank U, Next. She previously tweeted that phrase after railing against her ex-fiancé, Pete Davidson, after

Ty Segall announces debut album as The C.I.A., shares “Pleasure Seeker” video: Watch

Last week, Ty Segall dropped off his fourth LP of the year, Fudge Sandwich. The prolific psych rocker isn’t quite ready to stash away his guitar, though. Segall is prepping to release yet another new album — this time with The C.I.A., his collaborative group with Denée Segall, his wife/frequent bandmate/photographer, and Emmett Kelly of

Mick Jenkins unveils new album Pieces of a Man: Stream

Mick Jenkins has let loose his new album, Pieces of a Man. Stream it in full below via Apple Music or Spotify. Due out via Cinematic Music Group, the new studio effort serves as Jenkins’ sophomore LP following the well-received 2017 album, The Healing Component. It also comes after the Chicago rapper’s or more… EP series. Pieces of a