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André 3000 and Robert Pattinson get sucked into a black hole in first trailer for High Life: Watch

One of our favorite films out of this year’s Toronto International Film Festival was Claire Denis’ surreal sci-fi stunner, High Life. Starring Robert Pattinson, who’s on an impeccable run of indie darlings (see: Good Time, The Lost City of Z, and Damsel), the film follows a bunch of convicts enlisting in an experimental voyage that

Kiernan Shipka embraces evil in first trailer for The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina: Watch

On October 26th, just in time for Hallow’s Eve, The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina will premiere on Netflix. The latest TV adaptation of the Sabrina the Teenage Witch comic book series stars Kiernan Shipka of Mad Men fame as the titular half-mortal, half-witch character Sabrina Spellman. With only a few weeks to go before showtime, today we get our

Album Review: Piano & A Microphone 1983 Makes for a Fascinating First Release from Prince’s Vault

The Lowdown: “Is that my echo?” Prince asks of the empty space that opens Piano & A Microphone 1983, before unloading both barrels into a propulsive, syncopated version of “17 Days”. The nine songs on Piano & A Microphone are not mere echoes of the late icon’s power; instead, this recording offers further glimpses of

Three classic Studio Ghibli film soundtracks to be reissued on vinyl for the first time

Since its inception in 1983, Studio Ghibli has established itself as one of the premier Japanese animation houses, and one that’s since changed the way the West has viewed Japanese filmmaking. Now, the soundtracks for three of their classic films are being reissued on vinyl for the first time. Due out through Tokuma, a publisher

Cake covers Roger Miller’s “Reincarnation”, their first new piece of music in seven years: Stream

Cake, the ’90s hitmakers whose deep cuts are far better than anything you’ve heard on the radio, haven’t released a proper album since 2011’s Showroom of Compassion. They’ve been playing some new songs live—here’s one called “Sinking Ship”—but as we wait for those to pop up beyond YouTube, the band has emerged with a cover

Sammy Hagar Recalls Playing First Van Halen Song to Record Label Bosses

Sammy Hagar recalled the moment when his version of the Van Halen lineup played their first complete song to the record-label bosses. There was a certain amount of tension around the 1985 incident following Hagar’s replacing of David Lee Roth. “‘Why Can’t This Be Love’ is the first song we played for everyone that we’d kind of finished,”

Paul McCartney plays secret gig at old Liverpool club where Beatles first cut their chops

Paul McCartney returned to The Beatles’ early stomping grounds for an intimate surprise concert today (July 26th). The music legend traveled to Liverpool to play at Cavern Club, a small space where the Fab Four were believed to have performed almost 300 times in the 1960s during the start of the Beatlemania craze. Tickets were