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Spacelab Media Player Archive - 2013
Music Videos and MP3 downloads for Indie Rock, Alternative and Electronic Music

   
 
     
 
 
 
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He played TWO songs!
 
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Aphex Twin has talked before about making music from math, but I don't think he meant algorithms.
 
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It was just released yesterday: Live From KCRW from Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds for Record Store Day.
 
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The Swedish punk band Holograms just released a new video from their album Forever, and it's a nice little take on lo-fi punk anthems called “Luminous.”
 
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Mogwai released a new video today for the song "The Lord Is Out of Control," off of their upcoming album Rave Tapes.
 
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Mazzy Star played “California,” last night on Jimmy Fallon.
 
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Blurring the line between what's real and not real.
 
 
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The latest installment in the videos from the latest Pixies EP-1 is for the song "What Goes Boom."
 
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Surfer Blood drops in on the laundromat for an interview with Karrie K on Dirty Laundry TV. They talk about the good and bad things about being on a major label, touring with the Pixies ...
 
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It's a stark black and white video with quick jump cuts. It serves the song well.
 
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As the Seattle music scene of the late 80’s early 90s moved from a backwater underground phenomenon to a major label ca$hing in that it labeled the thick and sludgy title of *Grunge*, Soundgarden emerged with two great EPs.
 
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Find out what happened during the shoot for the video in the desert.
 
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The visuals are tight in monochrome, looking like some sort of underwater abstract steel. Its abstrakt from SBTRKT - and the music's pretty tight too.
 
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The slap bass is a draw from the southern California vibe that’s inherent in his music (given that he’s in LA) and also plays nicely into the minimal punk stance his music has.
 
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Was it a giant, sprawling mess or creative chaos as performance art?
 
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Check out an interview with 808 State set amongst their music.
 
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Death Grips lays it all out straight from the beginning of the first track, getting hardcore from the get-go.
 
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Trent Reznor mulls over the opposing ideas of how to pull of a Nine Inch Nails tour: should they build off of past successes or do something new?
 
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Somehow Erol and Tame Impala connect and groove via the psychedelic vibe.
 
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"I Won't Dime" is a bonus track from the recording sessions for the Frog Eyes album Carey's Cold Spring, and the song does not disappoint.
 
Streaming Music Videos | MP3 Downloads | Streaming Music | Indie Music | Indie Rock | Electronic Music | Free VIDEO: Watch How Moby Made The Music Video For “The Perfect Life” With Wayne Coyne
"How about we just make a video where Wayne and I are wearing marichi suits and there's like a monkey ... riding a pig." What could possibly go wrong?
 
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Listen to A Daniel Avery Boiler Room Mix - Free MP3 Download

The Boiler Room shows are as legendary as they are prolific, this time around we have Daniel Avery in for a full-on THREE HOUR marathon performance.
 
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Watch Nine Inch Nails on Jimmy Kimmel Live

They performed two great songs: “All Time Low” and “Various Methods of Escape.”
 
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Listen to White Fence - “Fuzz” Live In San Francisco - Free Streaming Music

White Fence was playing the San Francisco club Amnesia and the show was captured old school analog style on a Tascam 388.
 
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Spacelab Retrograde: My Bloody Valentine - Loveless

There were many shoegaze bands around at the time of the release of Loveless, and My Bloody Valentine didn’t yet define the movement. After Loveless, MBV became the blueprint for a so-called “shoegaze” sound, and for good reason.
 
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Watch Daniel Avery - “All I Need” (NSFW) - Free Video

Daniel Avery, known for being a Fabric DJ, has a great and sophisticated new video for the song “All I Need.” It's definitely NSFW, but it escapes the gaudiness or raunchiness of the internet these days to provide something more substantial and artistic.
 
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Listen to Bonobo Live In The Boiler Room - Free MP3 Download

Bonobo played live in The Boiler Room with Alex Nut, Pale + Joshua Idehen & Gang Colours, and the entire Bonobo set has been made available for free as an MP3 download.
 
 
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Johnny Marr performed the song “The Right Thing Right.” off of the album The Messenger on Conan O’Brien last night.
 
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The story is a take on a drug-addled British kid (teen? Young adult?) who spends his days doing drugs and committing crimes. All is not as it seems though ...
 
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Matthew Dear is releasing new music as Audion today on Spectral Sound, check out the HUGE new song "Motormouth."
 
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Long time indie hip hop guy Jel is returning with his third album, titled Late Pass, and a new video for the song "Look Up." The video is an urban tale of encounters, moving Slacker-style (the movie) through various people whose paths overlap.
 
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He has a garage rock and indie rock kind of sound, but he also uses the SP 303 sampler and takes cues from hip hop culture.
 
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Introduced as "The one, the only: Daedelus," live in a Boiler Room performance in New York under the headline of a Vapor City Special.
 
Spacelab | Indie Music News | Music Festivals In 2013 And 2014 | Music Videos | Free MP3 | Indie Rock | Electronic Music | Alternative Music Watch Beach Fossils – “Generational Synthetic” - Free Video
The new Beach Fossils video for the song “Generational Synthetic” is one-part throwback to the days of VHS video, as well as an example of how the "indie music revolution" can give artists the means to oversee every part of their media output.
 
Spacelab | Indie Music News | Music Festivals In 2013 And 2014 | Music Videos | Free MP3 | Indie Rock | Electronic Music | Alternative Music Listen to White Fence - “Chairs In The Dark” (Live) - Free Streaming Music
Live and loud -- and jangly and rambling too. "Chairs In The Dark" from White Fence is a tight workout of punk energy channeled through a more slacker kind of stance.
 
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Watch a deep dive into the urban apocalyptic aftermath that is Detroit, filtered through the lens of the Detroit Electronic Music Festival in this music documentary.
 
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He fuses elements of dub, techno, house, hip hop and more into a smooth blend of beats and influences. Check out the interview in full, set amongst his music.
 
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Fat synths meet lively beats on "Quatic" by Botany.
 
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Not as much of a video as it is a visualizer, the new video from Helado Negro for the song “Enters” gets frantic with a visual representation of sounds that's just as fun to watch as it is to listen to.
 
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Dntel continues to crank out new indietronic sounds with “Orby.” This one's a loop-based song with modulated keyboards laid over mid tempo rhythms, with little echo thrown in just to make it all sound cosmic.
 
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Now in the the middle of their tour, Phantogram stop by The Current studios in Minneapolis to perform their big hit blackout days off of their current self-titled EP.
 
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Ultraísta get an ultra awesome remix job from Nathan Fake on "Party Line."
 
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Sigur Rós played live on BBC 6 Music on Friday for Lauren Laverne and a studio audience at Maida Vale studios.
 
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Today we get to hear the first song from the new  Kurt Vile and the Violators EP with the song “Feel My Pain.”
 
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The band clearly knows how to draw a tight post-punk composition out of thin air, and give it the warm vitality of life.
 
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Find out how Nine Inch Nails do the entire visual and audio aspect of a tour. Watch them work through challenges before the tour, then see how it performs as they start the tour with the Fuji Rock Festival in Japan.
 
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There are elements of early 80s gothic, like The Cure as well as the cool detachment of Joy Division.
 
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Swinging back and forth between the loud-quiet-loud approach that bands like Nirvana, Pixies and Smashing Pumpkins championed, Damn Vandals do a damn fine job of a guitar-based alt-pop song.
 
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More Mount Kimbie remix action from their upcoming CSFLY Remixes EP.
 
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Karrie K interviews EFG (Electric Flower Group) on Dirty Laundry TV.
 
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Syncopated rhythms go robot on this track, giving it an alter ego of structured and systematized musicality.
 
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The song was originally on the Nosaj Thing release Home, and the track "Try" was a collaboration with Toro Y Moi.
 
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Get global with Dabke-Folk beatmaker  Omar Souleyman and his new album Wenu Wenu.
 
Streaming Music Videos | MP3 Download | Streaming Music | Indie Music | Indie Rock | Electronic Music | Free Watch The Pixies Live at L'Olympia in Paris - Free Video
Check out Pixies live at L'Olympia in Paris on Sept. 30th. It's the complete show.
 
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The Chemical Brothers - Dig Your Own Hole
The album redefined the canon of how electronic music played -- no longer confined to the club, it was also listenable. The  Chemical Brothers set out to create electronic music that played like rock music and thumped like electronic music.
 
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Trick's put together a heady film called Sophie Sees, and it includes music from his False Idols album as well as some unreleased music.
 
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New music from Prefuse 73!
 
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The song is so bouncey that you should stop whatever it is you're doing and get up to get down to this song right now!
 
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Imagine My Bloody Valentine with slightly more hardcore leanings. Mind bending sounds, time shifts and pitch bends set in a more uptempo and distorted guitar environment. Which is to say: MBV as a runaway, speeding train.
 
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Footage was crowd-sourced as a collaboration with animators, and released through Noisey.
 
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The Pixies are showing no signs of slowing down, announcing new tour dates today alongside the release of their next video with "Andro Queen."
 
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The Growlers are influenced by 60's California rock and the garage phenomenon/revival that's happening right now. They hail from Long Beach, so the sunny California vibe is in their blood.
 
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Phantogram played live on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon on Friday, performing the new song Black Out Days.
 
Nardwuar VS Skrillex In an Interview - Free Video
A classic meeting of the minds: Nardwuar vs. Skrillex in an interview.
 
Listen to Tim Kasher - “American Lit” - Free MP3 Download
The song is dead on: an organic, americana roots-rock take with a punk feel to it. It's Kasher doing what he does best ... great music fronted by sharp lyrics that cut you like a knife while making you smile.
 
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Transmissions from the Satellite Heart
Transmissions was the first album that pushed them up to a national and international level after being a legendary underground phenomenon.
 
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Tricky is getting in on the fan crowdsourcing and social media vibe with his “Unfinished Track” song. He wants people to download the MP3 and record a vocal of the instrumental track, and the song will be used on his upcoming European tour.
 
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Terry Malts talk with Karrie K on Dirty Laundry TV.
 
Streaming Music Videos | MP3 Download | Streaming Music | Indie Music | Indie Rock | Electronic Music | Free MP3: Shark? - “This Is Living”
Shark attack! Brooklyn-based alternative band Shark? have a great new song called "This Is Living," which is an interesting and biting/mocking take on "the daily grind" that most Americans call making a living.
 
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Moby was on Conan O'Brien last night, playing two songs: the soul-heavy ”The Perfect Life” and the Web exclusive “Almost Home.”
 
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The song is a sublime and contemplative escape.
 
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The new video from Junip is the title track to their Walking Lightly EP.
 
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The music is eerie and dark, experimental and progressive. It also turns toward the light, bringing it full circle.
 
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The video combines an Arabian sound with video images of hip-hop kids in Philadelphia doing their thing, giving it a global feel of influences.
 
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Superchunk recently announced a tour, and have kicked it off with an appearance on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon on Friday night.
 
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Night Beats is mixing Texas psychedelic rock, blues, folk, early R&B  and soul as a template that rich and diverse.
 
Streaming Music Videos | MP3 Download | Streaming Music | Indie Music | Indie Rock | Electronic Music | Free MP3: Nat Baldwin - “Lake Erie”
Check out the new MP3 of Lake Erie from Nat Baldwin from Dirty Projectors. Get a free MP3 download along with other music.
 
Streaming Music Videos | MP3 Download | Streaming Music | Indie Music | Indie Rock | Electronic Music | Free Watch Small Black - “Breathless” - Free Video
Dare yourself to watch the new "Breathless" video from Small Black. It's all in on confronting your fears, watch as the characters all defy the odds in various scenarios.
 
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Arcade Fire was the musical guest on Saturday Night Live last night, and they did not disappoint. They played the songs “Reflektor” and “Afterlife,” and the performance versions of the songs proved to be pretty lively ... kind of improv at times.
 
Spacelab Weekend: The Kills - Live At L'Olympia Spacelab Weekend: The Kills - Live At L'Olympia
Indie rock band The Kills are doing a tour in December -- they've also just announced the release of a new live concert film from L'Olympia Theatre  in Paris in 2011, which you can watch after the jump.
 
Spacelab Weekend: Bonobo Live at Love Saves The Day Spacelab Weekend: Bonobo Live at Love Saves The Day
Simon Green a.k.a. Bonobo announced plans for a tour this week, so lets take a listen to one of his shows. Recorded at Love Saves The Day in Bristol.
 
 
 
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The album was a culmination of so many of the elements that were around in the nineties: alternative music, Britpop, hip hop and electronic music. It blended the worlds together so seamlessly that they all sounded like they were meant to overlap.
 
Streaming Music Videos | MP3 Download | Streaming Music | Indie Music | Indie Rock | Electronic Music | Free MP3: Listen to Tough Age - “Sea of White”
By the time the song hits the sixty second mark, you’re fully in for an intense ride of garage rock reinvented as the kind of energy punk always tried to have but never connected to.
 
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Indie folk band Deer Tick hit the Conan O’Brien stage last night to play “The Dream's in the Ditch” off of their album Negativity.
 
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"Double Exposure" has a fuzzed out guitar riff and upright bassline that combine into a pop hook that you'll be singing all day.
 
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Atoms For Peace were on the Daily Show With Jon Stewart last night, they played “Default” off of the album Amok and “Harrowdown Hill”. The also did a short interview with John Stewart.
 
Streaming Music Videos | MP3 Download | Streaming Music | Indie Music | Indie Rock | Electronic Music | Free MP3: Listen to Tape Deck Mountain - “Half Life”
Dig the guitar effect on Tape Deck Mountain's new single "Half Life." Effects can often be used to obscure bad guitar playing, but when done right can become another instrument or tool of its own.
 
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Moby returns with a new album next week... he worked with Wayne Coyne (The Flaming Lips), Mark Lanegan, Cold Specks, Skylar Grey and Mark Stent.
 
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The indie rock band comes from New York and has been around for over five years, playing shows with The Pains of Being Pure at Heart and The Flaming Lips.
 
Streaming Music Videos | MP3 Download | Streaming Music | Indie Music | Indie Rock | Electronic Music | Free Listen to Yuck - “Memorial Fields” - Streaming Music
The great indie rock band Yuck have a new song out today, called “Memorial Fields.” and a new album coming on Oct. 1st called Glow & Behold.
 
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If you don't like hospitals, it might just be better to look away, because the video is dark and sardonic tale of a nightmare scenario: creepy doctors, nurses with syringes for fingers, and zombies in wheelchairs. And that's just the first sixty seconds.
 
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Great new music from indie pop band Big Deal with the song “Swapping Spit.” It's off their most recent album June Gloom, out now on Mute Records.
 
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The new NSFW video for the Trentemøller song “Candy Tongue.”
 
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La Blogotheque - Free Video
This seems really fitting for Sigur Rós, I've also seen and heard their music as exceptionally earthy, the kind of soundtrack that you might hear in a cold, frozen cave in Iceland.
 
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The band is alive and well, the music shoots back and forth between acoustic jangles and fuzzy guitar anthems and sparkling pop gems that all stand on their own as good tracks.
 
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The Scene That Refuses to Die - Free Video
Clive Martin goes underground into the Drum and Bass subculture to find out why a decade after the scene's heyday, it continues to thrive.
 
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The best part of of what Fort Romeaux does is create music that's listenable as well as danceable -- providing the kind of headphone soundtrack for your workday, exercise session or as you travel around town.
 
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W/ Zach De La Rocha - Free Streaming Music
The melding of musical minds on this track works well as the hip-hop influenced song is lively all the way though.
 
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Spacelab Weekend: Carl Cox Global 500 Documentary

The Global 500 Documentary covers the 500th episode of his Global radio show, with a retrospective look at what went into the show over the years, how he goes about creating the show and the impact it's had on the community.
 
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Spacelab Weekend: Calexico Interview

Calexico ... the classic sounding band uses influences like Latin, Mariachi, Afro-Peruvian, Portuguese fado and 50s / 60s jazz to create a unique sound that has no rival. Check out an interview set amongst their music.
 
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Spacelab Retrograde: The Replacements - Tim

Their lyrics of alienation were always paired with a positive outlook, something that made for a complex song style. It’s hard to not enjoy this album, there’s an always-on party vibe to go with a Rock and Roll, honky-tonk, rockabilly post-punk and alternative style.
 
Watch Elvis Costello & The Roots

Elvis Costello & The Roots on Jimmy Fallon

We all knew that this appearance was only a matter of time ... New York's finest is on fire.
 
Listen to RJD2 - “Temperamental” - Free Streaming Music

Listen to RJD2 - “Temperamental” - Free Streaming Music

RJD2 and his soul-meets-electronic -music flavor.
 
Watch Jason Isbell on Conan O'Brien - Video

Watch Jason Isbell on Conan O'Brien - Video

New music from Jason Isbell from Drive-By Truckers.
 
Pixies on Jimmy Fallon - Video

Watch The Pixies on Jimmy Fallon

Now that the Pixies are out on tour, they're hitting the night show circuit as well as the nightclub circuit. Last night they were on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon, performing the songs “Bagboy” and ”Indie Cindy” with their new bassist Kim Shattuck.
 
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Listen to Duck Sauce - “It's You”  NT89 Remix w/ Jeff Fressco - Free MP3 Download

New music from A-Trak and Armand Van Helden’s Duck Sauce project with the NT89 remix of “It's You.” It's today's free MP3 download.
 
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Listen to SBTRKT - “IMO”- Free Streaming Music

Experimental dubstep guy SBTRKT dropped new music via YouTube and Twitter this weekend.
 
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METZ talks Sonic Youth: On The Record For Daydream Nation

Did METZ fake their way through this interview?
 
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Spacelab Weekend: The Clash - Audio Ammunition Documentary

Check out this Audio Ammunition video documentary about the Clash. The five-parter takes a look at how The Clash came up from its roots, with incredible inside insight of the London scene at the time.
 
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Spacelab Weekend: Daedelus Live at Brainfeeder Sessions, Fabric

Live from 2010, Daedelus performing and innovating on the fly at a series of performances from the Flying Lotus-curated electronic music label Brainfeeder.
 
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Listen to Phantogram -  “Black Out Days”

It's been a long time since we've heard new music from Phantogram -- the ultra cool duo from New York state that dropped out of the sky in 2009 with a new sound that combined hip hop, dream pop and indie pop in a very unique way.
 
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Watch Wavves on Conan O'Brien

Hey! It's a more grown-up and less stoned Wavves on Conan O'Brien.
 
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Listen to Misfits - “Where Eagles Dare” - Free MP3 Download

Back when Glenn Danzig was still just a punk kid and the bands Samhain and Danzig weren't even a glimmer in his eye yet, he was in the seminal punk band Misfits.
 
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Listen to Tricky - “Valentine” (Andy Stott Remix) w/ Francesca Belmonte - Free Streaming Music

Minimal and dub techno guy Andy Stott has created a remix of Tricky's song "Valentine," off of his album False Idols.
 
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Sebadoh Gets Interviewed By Karrie K on Dirty Laundry TV

Sebadoh release their album Defend Yourself next week, and they stopped in for an installment with Karrie K and Dirty Laundry TV.
 
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Local Natives on Conan O'Brien - Video

Local Natives hit the Conan O’Brien stage last night to perform the song "Ceilings," from the album Hummingbird. Dig the cool blue lights.
 
Watch FIDLAR - “Awkward” Live @ Oxford Art Factory - Free Video

Watch FIDLAR - “Awkward” Live @ Oxford Art Factory

Watch Los Angeles surf-garage rock-punk band FIDLAR absolutely ROCK OUT at the Oxford Art Factory.
 
Listen to Daedelus - “Music Concrete” - Streaming

Listen to Daedelus - “Music Concrete” - Streaming

From his Daedelusness, a serious and intense track called "Music Concrete."
 
Watch Kanye West on Jimmy Fallon

Watch Kanye West on Jimmy Fallon

With The Roots and Charlie Wilson.
 
Listen to Atoms For Peace - “You Wouldn't Like Me When I'm Angry Mush Mx”

Listen to Atoms For Peace -
“You Wouldn't Like Me When I'm Angry Mush Mx”

After opening with some vaguely Radiohead / Fitter / Happier piano keys, the remix launches into into a tabla rhythm with a sort of zen chant repeating in the background as a meditation, albeit an upbeat one.
 
Listen to The Spinning Rooms - “Don’t Stop Me” - Free MP3 Download

Listen to The Spinning Rooms -
“Don’t Stop Me” - Free MP3 Download

"Krautish 70s-infused Peyote beats with Stooges-on-fire Sax and yelps over relentlessly churning, Moodists-like bass lines."
 
Watch Arcade Fire - “Reflektor” - Free Video

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It’s OUT! The new Arcade Fire video for Reflektor is an interactive video that taps into the Google Chrome browser. This is so awesome!
 
Listen to Elvis Costello & The Roots - Wise Up Ghost (Full Album) - Free Streaming Music

Listen to Elvis Costello & The Roots - Wise Up Ghost (Full Album) - Free Streaming Music

Check out a full album stream of Wise Up Ghost from Elvis Costello & The Roots.
 
Listen to Sebadoh - Defend Yourself (Full Album) - Free Streaming Music

Listen to Sebadoh - Defend Yourself (Full Album) - Free Streaming Music

Check out a full album stream of Defend Yourself from Sebadoh.
 
Listen to Helado Negro - “Detroit” + “Stop Living Dead” - Free MP3 Download

Listen to Helado Negro - “Detroit” + “Stop Living Dead” - Free MP3 Download

Helado Negro seems like he cranks this stuff out in his sleep ... which is to say that he makes music so good that he makes it look easy.
 
Watch A Modeselektor Boiler Room DJ Set - Free Video

Watch A Modeselektor Boiler Room DJ Set - Free Video

Check out Modeselektor in a live set at an outdoor music festival.
 
Watch Moby & Wayne Coyne - “The Perfect Life” - Free Video

Watch Moby & Wayne Coyne - “The Perfect Life” - Free Video

Check em' out as the walk around Los Angeles collecting misfits to join their entourage.
 
Sub Focus Shares “Turn It Around” (w/ Kele Okereke) - Free Video

Sub Focus Shares “Turn It Around” (w/ Kele Okereke) - Free Video

Check out the new Sub Focus video for the song "Turn It Around," it might even give Miley Cyrus a run for her money.
 
Listen to GRMLN - “Scum” - Free MP3 Download

Listen to GRMLN - “Scum” - Free MP3 Download

GRMLN is out of the southern California scene, and is mixing fuzzy garage rock with southern California beach punk vibes, albeit in a more ambient way.
 
Listen to Mark Lanegan - “Deepest Shade” - Free Streaming Music

Listen to Mark Lanegan - “Deepest Shade” - Free Streaming Music

Mark Lanegan goes old school and somber serious in his new song “Deepest Shade.” Close the blinds, put on low lighting and get serious with this song, Mark ain't messin' around.
 
Check New Nine Inch Nails: Free Album Stream of Hesitation Marks

New Nine Inch Nails: Free Album Stream of Hesitation Marks

It's to head off an album leak, but given Trent Reznor's past examples of seeding torrents or doing USB stick leaks, it's entirely possible that any album leak might have originated from the band itself. It just makes for good PR, ya know?
 

Check Out This Digitalism Boiler Room DJ Set At The Melt! Festival - Video

Check out Digitalism at the MELT! Festival, they did up a Boiler Room TV show that clocks in at about an hour.
 
Watch Mount Kimbie - “Home Recording” - Video

Watch Mount Kimbie - “Home Recording” - Video

The atmospheric track has atmospheric visuals for the video as well, the almost slow-motion video pans through scenic, gray shots of urban decay, what looks like a home recording studio and a downtown environment as day turns to night.
 
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Listen to Rocketnumbernine - “Rotunda” (Four Tet Remix) - Free MP3 Download

It has all of the patented Four Tet moves, lively 4x4 measures, quickstep rhythms, a slight jazz infusion and a couple of good breakdowns.
 
Listen to Brazos - “Charm” (Justin Peroff Remix) - Free MP3 Download

Listen to Brazos - “Charm” (Justin Peroff Remix) - Free MP3 Download

The indie pop provacateur has a new song called "Charm," off of his album Saltwater on the Dead Oceans label. The remixed version above is the free MP3 download for today and is a good get-up-and-go track.
 
Watch Rocketnumbernine - “Lope” - Video Watch Rocketnumbernine - “Lope” - Video
The UK-based duo have been called on to play gigs with Four Tet and Radiohead, and use an improv style to mix drone, jazz and electronic stylings.
 
Listen to Clark - Barker and Baumecker - “'Spur” (Remix) - Streaming Music

Listen to Clark - Barker and Baumecker - “Spur” (Remix) - Streaming Music

Clark's amazing attention to detail and sonic inflections.
 
Listen to Obits - “Spun Out” - Free MP3 Download

Listen to Obits - “Spun Out” - Free MP3 Download

Obits get all raunchy on their new song "Spun Out," bringing their straight-ahead rock ...
 
Listen to Boogarins - “Erre” - Streaming Music

Listen to Boogarins - “Erre” - Streaming Music

This is interesting on the new school psyche frontier.
 
New Nine Inch Nails - “Everything”

Listen to Nine Inch Nails - “Everything” - Streaming Music

Yet another Nine Inch Nails song arrives today, the latest in a string of new songs from the upcoming Nine Inch Nails album Hesitation Marks.
 
Watch No Age - “An Impression” - Video

Watch No Age - “An Impression” - Video

No Age are reupping on their punk bona fides by getting all DIY on the release of their upcoming album An Object, doing everything from the production and reproducing of the album copies to directing the videos themselves, including the video for “An Impression.”
 
Watch Spiritualized - “I Am What I Am” - Video

Watch Spiritualized - “I Am What I Am” - Video

"I Am What I Am" is not what you think it is.
 
Listen to Quasi - “See You On Mars” - Streaming Music

Listen to Quasi - “See You On Mars” - Streaming Music

Quasi are back, yo. Their new song “See You On Mars” is spitfire hellshine.
 
Watch Rough Around The Edges: Underground Electronic Music in New York - Video

Watch Rough Around The Edges: Underground Electronic Music in New York - Video

Red Bull Music Academy looks at New York to ask how and why its rapid changes have taken place. The old pathology of a sleazy, crime-ridden, dirt-infested port city of decades past has been replaced by a shiny new playground for the rich.
 
Listen to Vex Ruffin - No Escape EP - Free MP3 Download

Listen to Vex Ruffin - No Escape EP - Free MP3 Download

Vex Ruffin is a hybrid of many different genres -- garage rock and indie rock, but also electronic beats and even hip hop.
 
Listen to Kelley Stoltz - “Kim Chee Taco Man” - Streaming Music

Listen to Kelley Stoltz - “Kim Chee Taco Man” - Streaming Music

The Beatles meet the Flaming Lips in a cosmic indie pop confection.
 
Listen to deadmau5 - “My Pet Coelacanth” - Streaming Music

Listen to deadmau5 - “My Pet Coelacanth” - Streaming Music

Tightly orchestrated, heavy sonic manipulation and those patented deadmau5 keyboard sounds.
 
Watch Low - “Down By The River” (Neil Young cover) Live At Pukkelpop Festival

Watch Low - “Down By The River” (Neil Young cover) Live At Pukkelpop Festival

Low were in Belgium over the weekend, playing the Pukkelpop Festival. They launched into a full-blown cover of Neil Young’s epic classic “Down By The River,” Low-style.
 
Watch The National on Conan O'Brien

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The National and Coco ... like peanut butter and jelly.
 
Watch SUUNS - “Powers Of Ten” On La Blogotheque

Watch SUUNS - “Powers Of Ten” On La Blogotheque

The gritty and visceral intensity of the music is punishing and loud, and it's awesome.
 
Listen to Jel - “La Resolve”

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"Public Enemy’s Bomb Squad detonating explosives under the prog-rock grooves of German experimental behemoths, Can."
 
Listen to Friendzone - “Poly,” “8AM” and “If You Knew” - Streaming Music

Listen to Friendzone - “Poly,” “8AM” and “If You Knew” - Streaming Music

Indietronica and hazy hip hop beats laid under more experimental sounds.
 
Watch The National on Jimmy Kimmel

Watch The National on Jimmy Kimmel

They burned the stage down with two songs.
 
Listen to No Age - An Object (Full Album) - Streaming Music

Listen to No Age - An Object (Full Album) - Streaming Music

Check out the full album stream of the New No Age album An Object all week.
 
Listen to Ty Segall - Sleeper (Full Album) - Streaming Music

Listen to Ty Segall - Sleeper (Full Album) - Streaming Music

Ty Segall is releasing another album in a prolific history of music. Titled Sleeper, the album is due out on Aug. 20th via Drag City Records, and you can check out a full album preview.
 
Superchunk - I Hate Music (Full Album)

Listen to Superchunk - I Hate Music (Full Album) - Streaming Music

Superchunk will offer the flip side of their 2010 release Majesty Shredding on I Hate Music, and it’s available as a full album stream right now.
 
Listen to Sebadoh - “I Will”- Streaming

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New music from a new album.
 
Listen to The Sufis - “Most Peculiar Happening Cat” - Streaming Music Listen to The Sufis - “Most Peculiar Happening Cat” - Streaming Music
New retro-psych pop from The Sufis.
 
Jason Isbell on David Letterman Jason Isbell on David Letterman
Jason Isbell from Drive-By Truckers has a new album out called Southeastern, and he hit David Letterman last night to play the song “Stockholm.”
 
Listen to Jackson And His Computerband - “Arp #1” - Streaming Music Listen to Jackson And His Computerband - “Arp #1” - Streaming Music
The Paris-Berlin connection lives on with Jackson Fourgeaud, a French producer / DJ and also the the frontman for Jackson and his Computer Band.
 
Watch Washed Out’s Ernest Green Experiment With The Mellotron and The Creators Project Watch Washed Out’s Ernest Green Experiment With The Mellotron and The Creators Project
The Creators Project + Washed Out + Mellotron.
 
Watch Franz Ferdinand on David Letterman - Video Watch Franz Ferdinand on Letterman
They did an in-show appearance and a full before-show concert.
 
Watch Jimmy Eat World on Conan O'Brien - Video Watch Jimmy Eat World on Conan
hey cover Taylor Swift in the most awesome way. Yes, Taylor Swift.
 
Watch Kings of Leon on Jimmy Fallon Watch Kings of Leon on Jimmy Fallon
Get super stoked for “Supersoaker.”
 
New Moby Video Goes Eyes Wide Shut As He Wraps Up His New Album New Moby Video Goes Eyes Wide Shut As He Wraps Up His New Album
Call it a Mobe in a robe.
 
Spacelab Retrograde: Roni Size - New Forms Spacelab Retrograde: Roni Size - New Forms
It was seen largely as a drum and bass affair, old school jazz samples set against modern ...
 
Pretty Lights on Conan O'Brien - Video Pretty Lights on Conan O'Brien - Video
Pretty Lights was all over Conan O' Brien last night with Talib Kweli, performing the song “Around The Block” from the new Pretty Lights album A Color Map of the Sun. Team Coco calls the pair the "Starsky and Hutch of music."
 
Gogol Bordello on Jimmy Fallon Gogol Bordello on Jimmy Fallon
Lots of energy here, from a band with a legendary reputation for live performances.
 
Mikal Cronin on Conan O'Brien - Video Mikal Cronin on Conan O'Brien - Video
Mikal Cronin was on Conan O’Brien last night, performing the song “Change” for the Team Coco crowd.
 
Listen to Ghostpoet - “Meltdown” - Free MP3 Download Listen to Ghostpoet - “Meltdown” - Free MP3 Download
Abstract hip hop artist Ghostpoet has a free MP3 download.
 
Katy Goodman Interviews Bleached on Dirty Laundry TV Katy Goodman Interviewed Bleached on Dirty Laundry TV
Occasional Dirty Laundry TV host Katy Goodman interviews indie garage punk band Bleached.
 
Check Out New Music From No Age: “An Impression” Check Out New Music From No Age: “An Impression”
No Age do their take on a Summer beach song.
 
Watch Adam Ant on Jimmy Fallon Watch Adam Ant on Jimmy Fallon
Adam Ant was on Jimmy Fallon last night, performing the songs “Vince Taylor” and “Goody Two Shoes.”
 
Watch Soundgarden Live From The Artists Den - Video Watch Soundgarden Live From The Artists Den - Video
This is the great thing about tv on the internet ... The Soundgarden tour stopped in Los Angeles at The Wiltern earlier this year, and the PBS show Live From The Artists Den was there to document the show and do interviews.
 
deadmau5 Soundcloud Overload: “Omnifck” - Does This Mean A New Album? deadmau5 Soundcloud Overload: “Omnifck” - Does This Mean A New Album?
deadmau5 has been kickin out the jams on the deadmau5 soundcloud lately, I don’t know if this adds up to an new deadmau5 album or just a new demo phase. Or just jokes.
 
What Is Techno Music Anyways? Artists and DJs Answer What Is Techno Music Anyways? Artists and DJs Answer
Thump from Vice Media asks dj’s, artists and people the question: What is Techno music?
 
Watch The Flaming Lips - “Turning Violent” - Video Watch The Flaming Lips - “Turning Violent” - Video
The latest video effort from the Flaming Lips is for the song Turning Violent, off their most recent album The Terror.
 
Listen to Weekend - Jinx - Full Album Stream Listen to Weekend - Jinx - Full Album
That's not a typo, we're talking about Weekend, not The Weeknd.
 
VIDEO: The Red Bull Music Academy VIDEO: The Red Bull Music Academy
We all hear about the RDMA and all of its music events, but what is the RBMA really about?
 
Listen to Ghostpoet - “Cold Win” - Streaming Music Listen to Ghostpoet - “Cold Win”
Abstract hip hop artist with slow & a laid back tempo, with computer beeps and ambient horns.
 
Spacelab Weekend: What Happens At An Indie Label: DFA Records Spacelab Weekend: What Happens At An Indie Label: DFA Records
Find out how James Murphy started by making music and later by releasing the music of friends under DFA Records. It combined two opposing forces that really didn't overlap previous to DFA Records: indie rock and dance music. Narrated by WTF podcast host Marc Maron.
 
Spacelab Weekend: Mogwai Interview Spacelab Weekend: Mogwai Interview
Stuart Braithwaite talks about the long and storied history of Mogwai.
 
Portugal. The Man on Conan O'Brien - Video
The Portland band storms the Conan stage.
 
Listen to Superchunk - “Me & You & Jackie Mittoo” - Streaming MusicListen to Superchunk - “Me & You & Jackie Mittoo” - Streaming Music Listen to Superchunk - “Me & You & Jackie Mittoo” - Streaming Music
New music from Superchunk with “Me & You & Jackie Mittoo” from their upcoming album I Hate Music. It sees the band doing darker music, contrary to the feel-good vibe of their previous album Majesty Shredding.
 
Fred Armisen Is Hawking the New QOTSA Album ... On a USB Stick Fred Armisen Is Hawking the New QOTSA Album ... On a USB Stick - Video
"Apparently we're supposed to store our music in the clouds?" he says before offering the QOTSA package. "What are we supposed to do if our internet goes down, again? Who are we supposed to call, the friggin' weather man? I don't think so."
 
Watch Bob Mould Band - “The Descent” - Live at Rock the Garden From The Current - Video Watch Bob Mould Band - “The Descent” - Live at Rock the Garden From The Current - Video
Super cool Minneapolis radio station The Current was at the Walker Art Center's annual mini-music festival last month, called Rock The Garden. They just released a video from the show with the Bob Mould Band performing “The Descent.”
 
Listen to Free The Robots - “Adore” - MP3 Download Listen to Free The Robots - “Adore” - MP3 Download
Chris Alfaro takes stabs at jazz, blues, psych, electronic, and hip hop under his moniker Free The Robots.
 
Watch Titus Andronicus - “Still Life With Hot Deuce And Silver Platter” - Video Watch Titus Andronicus - “Still Life With Hot Deuce And Silver Platter” - Video
True indie rock-punk crossover band Titus Andronicus have a new video for the song "Hot Deuce" that was shot at Shea Stadium.
 
Watch Architecture In Helsinki - “In The Future” - Video Watch Architecture In Helsinki - “In The Future” - Video
Architecture In Helsinki is returning after a two-year hiatus of releasing material with their new single “In The Future.”
 
Listen to “Smartboys - Receiving The Bribe” - Streaming Music Listen to “Smartboys - Receiving The Bribe” - Streaming Music
Sounds a lot like Guided By Voices to me ... so whether their guided by punk music from the 70's or guided by Bob Pollard, the music sounds pretty sweet.
 
Listen to Dan Deacon - “Why Am I on This Cloud?” - MP3 Free Download Listen to Dan Deacon - “Why Am I on This Cloud?” - MP3 Free Download
More Adult Swim Single Program MP3 music action with the new Dan Deacon song “Why Am I on This Cloud?,” and it’s taken from parts of shows on Adult Swim.
 
Listen to Maps - Vicissitude (Full Album) - Streaming Music Listen to Maps - Vicissitude (Full Album) - Streaming
The new Maps album Vicissitude is due out on July 9th on Mute Records. Maps is the project of James Chapman, it’s shoegaze and dream pop-inspired electronic music -- The My Bloody Valentine and Spiritualized crowd will find as much to like here as the Chemical Brothers and Boards of Canada people.
 
New Deadmau5 Tracks: “Suckfest9001” and “You There?” Via Twitter and Soundcloud - Streaming Music New Deadmau5 Tracks: “Suckfest9001” and “You There?” Via Twitter and Soundcloud - Streaming Music
Deadmau5 released new music via Twitter and Soundcloud with the songs “Suckfest9001” and “You There?”, steady bangers both of them.
 
Watch A Short Film About Vinyl - Video Watch A Short Film About Vinyl - Video
Dig vinyl? Check out this video about the massive underground vault for The British Library's catalog of vinyl records in London -- the value off this place must be off the charts.
 
Listen to Daughn Gibson - Me Moan Full Album - Streaming Music Listen to Daughn Gibson - Me Moan Full Album - Streaming Music
Daughn Gibson is a crossover between electronic music and indie folk, which makes last year's signing to Sub Pop a great label for him to be on.
 
Spacelab Weekend: Five Cities and Five Music Scenes Spacelab Weekend: Five Cities and Five Music Scenes
American Hipster travels the country to take on musical cities and show us the local scenes. We’ll visit New York, Portland, Minneapolis, Philadelphia and Detroit.
 
Spacelab Weekend: Juan Atkins Interview Spacelab Weekend: Juan Atkins Interview
Get schooled by electronic music mastermind Juan Atkins.
 
Spacelab Retrograde: Spiritualized - Ladies and Gentlemen We Are Floating In Space Spacelab Retrograde: Spiritualized - Ladies and Gentlemen We Are Floating In Space
From the opening lines of  “Ladies and Gentlemen We Are Floating In Space” in which Kate Radley says the song and album title to the larger than life sound that “Come Together” roars in on, you know you’re in for a fantastic voyage.
 
Watch The Art Of Punk - Dead Kennedys - Video Watch The Art Of Punk - Dead Kennedys - Video
Check out interviews from Jello Biafra, pop surrealist artist Tim Biskup, Steve Olson and the artist responsible for the logo creation -- Winston Smith. They talk about how the Dead Kennedys artwork and logo came to be, from the intense album covers to the iconic DK logo.
 
His Electro Blue Voice - “Sea Bug” - MP3 Download His Electro Blue Voice - “Sea Bug” - MP3 Download
Sub Pop Records is releasing the second MP3 from their Italian counterparts His Electro Blue Voice, a lo-fi post-punk act that the label recently signed.
 
Listen to Zola Jesus - “Avalanche (Slow)” - Streaming Music Zola Jesus - “Avalanche (Slow)” - Streaming Music
Nika Roza Danilova is taking Zola Jesus into the high art stratosphere with her upcoming release of Versions, the music she performed at The Guggenheim with JG Thirlwell (Foetus). Today we get to hear the album track ”Avalanche (Slow).”
 
Check Out The New Octopus Project Video For “Sharpteeth” Watch Octopus Project - “Sharpteeth” - Video
Check out the craaazy new video for “Sharpteeth” from Octopus Project.
 
Watch Black Rebel Motorcycle Club - “Hate The Taste” - Video Watch Black Rebel Motorcycle Club - “Hate The Taste” - Video
The new Black Rebel Motorcycle Club video for “Hate The Taste,” shot live at the Austin Psych Fest.
 
Listen to Dntel - “Karen 05” - MP3 Download Listen to Dntel - “Karen 05” - MP3 Download
Dntel has been on a tear lately, burning up Soundcloud with various outtakes and previously unreleased material. Today's installment is the MP3 for the song "Karen 05," an outtake from the Dumb Luck sessions in 2005.
 
Listen to Gauntlet Hair - “Bad Apple” - Streaming Music Listen to Gauntlet Hair - “Bad Apple” - Streaming Music
Denver band Gauntlet Hair have a new stream for the song “Bad Apple,” from their new album called Stills coming out on Dead Oceans.
 
Watch Iron and Wine on Jimmy Kimmel Live Watch Iron and Wine on Jimmy Kimmel Live
Iron & Wine were on Jimmy Kimmel last night, playing “The Desert Babbler” from Sam Beam's latest effort Ghost On Ghost.
 
Listen to Medicine - “It's Not Enough” - Streaming Music Listen to Medicine - “It's Not Enough” - Streaming Music
The dream pop - shoegaze band Medicine have released the next single from their yet-to-be-released reunion album with the song "It's Not Enough."
 
Listen to Metz - “Can't Understand” - MP3 Listen to Metz - “Can't Understand” - MP3
Next in the MP3 line is the song "Can't Understand" from Canadian proto-punks Metz.
 
Watch Yeah Yeah Yeahs - “Despair” - Video Watch Yeah Yeah Yeahs - “Despair” - Video
The latest video from Yeah Yeah Yeahs is for the song 'Despair,' off the album Mosquito. The band has had a long string of videos around the album (see below) and continues to prod the boundaries of creativity.
 
Spacelab Weekend: The Making of A Color Map of the Sun From Pretty Lights Spacelab Weekend: The Making of  A Color Map of the Sun From Pretty Lights
Electronic music is seeing a new halcyon period these days thanks to the rise of EDM. But what separates the button pushers from the innovators? Check out how Pretty Lights records an album, by seeing what went into his new album A Color Map of the Sun.
 
Spacelab Weekend: The Walkmen Interview Spacelab Weekend: The Walkmen Interview
Hamilton Leithauser of The Walkmen tells the tale of a New York band that survived and thrived.
 
Watch The Postal Service on The Colbert Report VIDEO: The Postal Service on The Colbert Report
The Postal Service were in prime form on The Colbert Report last night. They were interviewed by Stephen Colbert and played the songs “Such Great Heights” and “A Tattered Line of String.”
 
VIDEO: Jim James on David Letterman VIDEO: Jim James on David Letterman
Jim James was on David Letterman last night, performing an impassioned version of the song “State of the Art (A.E.I.O.U.)” off of his album Regions of Light and Sound of God.
 
Watch Small Black - “No Stranger” - Video Watch Small Black - “No Stranger” - Video
The new Small Black video portrays a young couple who exchange glances on a train, as strangers riding in separate seats. The guy comes to his stop and departs the train ... only to find the woman still with him on his voyage.
 
The Art Of Punk - Crass - Dave King and Gee Vaucher - Video The Art Of Punk - Crass - Dave King and Gee Vaucher - Video
The British punks were early progenitors of the nexus between visual art and early punk music.
 
Henry Rollins / Pharrell Williams ARTST TLK Interview - Video Henry Rollins / Pharrell Williams ARTST TLK Interview - Video
Henry Rollins gets interviewed by Pharrell Williams in his ARTST TLK series on The Reserve Channel.
 
Watch Fuck Buttons - “The Red Wing” - Video Watch Fuck Buttons - “The Red Wing” - Video
Colorized in intense red, oranges and yellows and set against double and slow motion images, it’s a nice offset to sounds of their music.
 
Mudhoney Interview on Dirty Laundry TV - Video Mudhoney Interview on Dirty Laundry TV - Video
Mudhoney ... a name that's synonymous with late 80's and early 90's Seattle. They talk with Karrie K. Check out Dirty Laundry TV for more music videos online with interviews and live performances.
 
Listen to The Love Language - “Pilot Light” - Streaming Music
Indie pop outfit The Love Language have a new stream for the song “Pilot Light,” off of the upcoming album Ruby Red on July 23.
 
Watch Jon Hopkins LIVE in the Boiler Room - Video Watch Jon Hopkins LIVE in the Boiler Room - Video
John Hopkins dropping the most unbelievable of live sounds in a Boiler Room live set.
 
Listen to Pond - “Xanman” - Streaming Music Listen to Pond - “Xanman” - Streaming Music
The new song “Xanman” from the indie rock specialists Pond, from the upcoming album Hobo Rocket.
 
Listen to Jagan Mai - “Envy” - MP3 Download Listen to Jagan Mai - “Envy” - MP3 Download
Surreal and serene sounds from Jagan Mai. 'Envy' is a new single being offered as an MP3 download from Bad Panda Records.
 
Watch Foals - “Bad Habit” - NSFW Video Watch Foals - “Bad Habit” - NSFW Video
The new NSFW music video for “Bad Habit” by Foals starts out in the desert. It's the perfect setting for a mirage or hallucination ...
 
Watch Okkervil River - “It Was My Season” - Video Watch Okkervil River - “It Was My Season” - Video
 
Indie folk band Okkervil River just released the song for "It Was My Season" off of their upcoming album The Silver Gymnasium.
 
Watch Shabazz Palaces - “An Echo from the Hosts that Profess Infinitum” - Video Watch Shabazz Palaces - “An Echo from the Hosts that Profess Infinitum” - Video
Because it's never too late to make a great video.
 
Listen to Smith Westerns - Soft Will (Full Album) - Streaming Music Listen to Smith Westerns - Soft Will (Full Album) - Streaming Music
The band is making a transition at this point, shaking off their previous album that saw a group of teenagers arrive on a global stage.
 
Spacelab Weekend: The Art of Punk - Black Flag - Art + Music Spacelab Weekend: The Art of Punk - Black Flag - Art + Music
Take a look back at the early days of the seminal American punk music scene with The Art of Punk - Black Flag - Art + Music.
 
Spacelab Weekend: Mount Kimbie Interview Spacelab Weekend: Mount Kimbie Interview
Mount Kimbie ... Dominic Maker and Kai Campos came up on listening to indie and grunge music before translating that into a modern context that involves influences from dubstep, shoegaze, ambient, minimal techno and even R&B and hip hop.
 
Primal Scream - More Light (Full Album) - Streaming Music Primal Scream - More Light (Full Album) - Streaming Music
Primal Scream ... you know, the band that has been together longer than some of us have been alive, are back with a wild new album called More Light.
 
Listen to Lemuria - The Distance Is So Big (Full Album) - Streaming Music Listen to Lemuria - The Distance Is So Big (Full Album) - Streaming Music
Lemuria combine a range of genres, not always on the same song: Indie pop, punk and indie rock. Compare them to the alt-90's bands like Superchunk if you like, but the band sounds more invigorated for today than most post-90's alt rock.
 
Watch Foals on Carson Daly - Video Watch Foals on Carson Daly - Video
Foals performed “Bad Habit” and “Late Night” on Last Call with Carson Daly.
 
Broken Social Scene + Feist on Jimmy Fallon Broken Social Scene + Feist on Jimmy Fallon
Broken Social Scene + Feist were on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon on Friday night to perform the song “Almost Crimes” and “Shoreline.”
 
Spacelab Weekend: Manchester: Beyond Oasis - Video Spacelab Weekend: Manchester: Beyond Oasis
Manchester ... we all hear the name thrown around as a great music city, with long standing roots of turning out great music. But what do most music fans really know about Manchester, the city itself? Get the real deal from the people that work and live in Manchester.
 
Spacelab Weekend: Moderat Interview Spacelab Weekend: Moderat Interview
Moderat talk about how they all connected in the beginning -- why they decided to form Modeselektor and Apparat into Moderat, and the roles that each member plays in the group.
 
Watch Sigur Rós - “Kveikur” - Video
Sigur Ros may be down to three of its core members but they're certainly not out. Check out their new video for the song Kveikur, which is from the album of the same name. Gone are the cold Icelandic sounds in the band's sound, replaced with fiery red volcanoes.
 
Watch Deerhoof - “Breakup Songs” - Video Watch Deerhoof - “Breakup Songs” - Video
The video shows various people in the various stages of the post-breakup wretchedness -- a nice take on a serious vibe made a little less serious.
 
The Blank Tapes Perform “Coast To Coast” on Dirty Laundry TV - Video The Blank Tapes Perform “Coast To Coast” on Dirty Laundry TV - Video
Combining elements of psych, surf, garage, indie pop and folk, The Blank Tapes are a quintessential California band.
 
Watch Two Songs from Daylight on Live At The Show From Altar TV - Video Watch Two Songs from Daylight on Live At The Show From Altar TV - Video
A welcome visit from Daylight, a grungy four-piece outfit from Doylestown, PA, which is also home to Circa Survive, Balance & Composure. It's live from Altar TV.
 
Queens Of The Stone Age on David Letterman - Video Queens Of The Stone Age on David Letterman - Video
Queens Of The Stone Age were on live on David Letterman last night, performing the song “My God Is The Sun” from their freshly released album ... Like Clockwork. They also did a full concert webcast before the show, which is included after the jump.
 
Listen to Superchunk - “FOH” - Streaming Music Listen to Superchunk - “FOH” - Streaming Music
Superchunk just released the song FOH from their upcoming album I Hate Music.
 
Watch Trentemøller - “Never Stop Running” - Video Watch Trentemøller - “Never Stop Running” - Video
Trentemøller has a new single for the song 'Never Stop Running with Jonny Pierce of The Drums, it's a 7" single that he's releasing on his own In My Room recording label.
 
Listen to Daughn Gibson - “You Don’t Fade” - MP3 Listen to Daughn Gibson - “You Don’t Fade” - MP3
Mixing post-chillwave electronic elements with the vocals of an indie rock / indie folk crooner, Daughn Gibson has a new album arriving on July 9 called Me Moan, and he's offering a new MP3 called You Don't Fade in advance the album release.
 
Watch Local Natives on David Letterman - Video Watch Local Natives on David Letterman - Video
Local Natives were on David Letterman last night to perform the song “Breakers” off of their album Hummingbird.
 
Watch Divine Fits on Conan O'Brien - Video Watch Divine Fits on Conan O'Brien - Video
Divine Fits were on Conan O'Brien last night performing new music with the songs “Chained to Love” and “Ain’t That the Way.”
 
Watch Savages on Jimmy Fallon - Video Watch Savages on Jimmy Fallon - Video
Savages landed on Jimmy Fallon last night to perform the songs "She Will" and "City's Full" as a web exclusive.
 
Watch Gauntlet Hair - “Human Nature” - Video Watch Gauntlet Hair - “Human Nature” - Video
The new Gauntlet Hair video for "Human Nature" digs into city life with a look from morning to night. Directed by Ryan Ohm, the video is set in Chicago and is from the upcoming Gauntlet Hair album Stills.
 
Watch Tricky on The British Masters - Video Watch Tricky on The British Masters - Video
The Noisey series for British Master focuses on British trip-hop and new music experimentalist Tricky.
 
Listen to Pressed And - “Bored On A Lam” - MP3 Listen to Pressed And - “Bored On A Lam” - MP3
This is the first Summer jam of the season. “Bored On a Lam” from Pressed And has a laid back, chilled out indietronica sound that’s essential cruising music or your soundtrack for the beach.
 
Watch Squid The Whale: “Gentleman” Live - AltarTV Watch Squid The Whale: “Gentleman” Live - AltarTV - Video
STW makes soulful, guitarcentric rock and roll, bolstered by the visible instrumental/vocal/somersault talents of each member. It's Live from Altar TV.
 
Cold Cave - “Meaningful Life” and “Black Boots” - Streaming Music Cold Cave - “Meaningful Life” and “Black Boots” - Streaming Music
Cold Cave is the musical vehicle of Dominick Fernow, who you may know from Prurient and Vatican Shadow. Check out his latest additions to the worlds of dark synthpop and 80's influenced new wave.
 
Watch Tomahawk on Jimmy Fallon Watch Tomahawk on Jimmy Fallon
Tomahawk landed on Jimmy Fallon Friday night to perform the song "White Hats/Black Hats."
 
Listen to Surfer Blood - Pythons - Streaming Music Listen to Surfer Blood - Pythons - Streaming Music
Surfer Blood dropped the bomb on their upcoming album Pythons earlier this year, and they'll release it next week. Check out a full album stream.
 
Boards of Canada Are Doing A Live Stream Today Boards of Canada Are Doing A Live Stream
Check out the new Boards of Canada Album Tomorrow's Harvest today in a live stream webcast today. Get the details.
 
Watch Tricky on The British Masters - Video Watch Tricky on The British Masters - Video
The Noisey series for British Master focuses on British trip-hop and new music experimentalist Tricky.
 
Listen to Pressed And - “Bored On A Lam” - MP3 Listen to Pressed And - “Bored On A Lam” - MP3
This is the first Summer jam of the season. “Bored On a Lam” from Pressed And has a laid back, chilled out indietronica sound that’s essential cruising music or your soundtrack for the beach.
 
Watch Squid The Whale: “Gentleman” Live - AltarTV Watch Squid The Whale: “Gentleman” Live - AltarTV - Video
STW makes soulful, guitarcentric rock and roll, bolstered by the visible instrumental/vocal/somersault talents of each member. It's Live from Altar TV.
 
Cold Cave - “Meaningful Life” and “Black Boots” - Streaming Music Cold Cave - “Meaningful Life” and “Black Boots” - Streaming Music
Cold Cave is the musical vehicle of Dominick Fernow, who you may know from Prurient and Vatican Shadow. Check out his latest additions to the worlds of dark synthpop and 80's influenced new wave.
 
Watch Tomahawk on Jimmy Fallon Watch Tomahawk on Jimmy Fallon
Tomahawk landed on Jimmy Fallon Friday night to perform the song "White Hats/Black Hats."
 
Listen to Surfer Blood - Pythons - Streaming Music Listen to Surfer Blood - Pythons - Streaming Music
Surfer Blood dropped the bomb on their upcoming album Pythons earlier this year, and they'll release it next week. Check out a full album stream.
 
Boards of Canada Are Doing A Live Stream Today Boards of Canada Are Doing A Live Stream
Check out the new Boards of Canada Album Tomorrow's Harvest today in a live stream webcast today. Get the details.
 
Listen to Blank Realm - “Working On Love” - MP3 Listen to Blank Realm - “Working On Love” - MP3
Australia’s Blank Realm continues to drop tracks on us from the US release of their album Go Easy, which arrived last week on Fire Records.
 
Har Mar Superstar Live At CMJ From Dirty Laundry TV - Video Har Mar Superstar Live At CMJ From Dirty Laundry TV - Video
Sean Tillman a.k.a. Har Mar Superstar performing live at last year's CMJ Music Marathon in New York, courtesy of Dirty Laundry TV.
 
Shiny Toy Guns - You Are The One - Live on AltarTV - Video Shiny Toy Guns - You Are The One - Live on AltarTV - Video
A high energy closer from the damn near unclassifiable Los Angeles four-piece Shiny Toy Guns. Classifiable or not, these four pack a slew of high-strung genres into their songs and come out on the other side swinging.
 
Watch Hands - “Brave Motion” - Video Watch Hands - “Brave Motion” - Video
Hands sound like a crossover between mid-2000's indie rock from the west coast and indie pop from the same time.
 
Listen to Big Deal - “Dream Machines” - Streaming Music Listen to Big Deal - “Dream Machines” - Streaming Music
More great indie pop from Big Deal with the song "Dream Machines." The song is a nice blend of alternative and indie pop, always light-hearted but with a more serious undercurrent at the same time.
 
Listen to Dntel - “Threaper” and “Kids” - MP3 Listen to Dntel - “Threaper” and “Kids” - MP3
It’s on like Donkey Kong! More new music from Dntel, who’s unloaded two new songs on SoundCloud. The first, 'Kids,' is a minimal techno stab, loopy and indulgent. 'Threaper' features a similar warbly approach as his recently released song “Cave Mouth.”
 
Listen to Mount Kimbie - Cold Spring Fault Less Youth - Full Album Stream Listen to Mount Kimbie - Cold Spring Fault Less Youth - Full Album Stream
A highly anticipated album, Cold Spring Fault Less Youth from Mount Kimbie promises to have everything that the new Daft Punk album won't: emotion, soul and organic life in electronic music.
 
Listen to Tricky - False Idols - Full Album Stream Listen to Tricky - False Idols - Full Album Stream
It's a return to creative roots for Tricky, who said that he's stopped trying to be all things to all people and instead focusing on some of the original ideas around his music.
 
Watch De La Soul on Jimmy Fallon Watch De La Soul on Jimmy Fallon
De La Soul have been killing it lately, out touring  and kickin’ the old school and new school everywhere they go.
 
Watch Exitmusic - “White Noise” - Video Watch Exitmusic - “White Noise” - Video
Check out Exitmusic's patented ambitious and cathartic drama that plays both sonically and visually in their well-crafted video. It's the multimedia music act for the modern age -- they manage the music and visuals to a high degree.
 
Spacelab Weekend: Krautrock - The Rebirth of Germany - Video Spacelab Weekend: Krautrock - The Rebirth of Germany
Check out a documentary on Krautrock: how it started,
how bands like Can, Neu! and Kraftwerk tried to make music
different from the stale Geman pop music that had captured
Germany at that time.
 
Spacelab Weekend: Tame Impala Interview Spacelab Weekend: Tame Impala Interview
Kevin Parker from Tame Impala speaks on how Tame Impala takes chances with an ordinary indie rock sound to blend complex pop songs with on the spot improv and a retro-psych sound; all without sounding like a flashback band.
 
Spacelab Retrograde: Radiohead - Kid A - Full Album Spacelab Retrograde: Radiohead - Kid A - Full Album
One of the classics. At a time when music had become stale, indie rock didn't rock, electronic music was transforming from its 90s alter-ego known as techno into a million different variants and the new millenium was upon us, Kid A emerged.
 
The Flaming Lips on Jimmy Fallon The Flaming Lips on Jimmy Fallon
The Flaming Lips appeared on Jimmy Fallon, and made it into their usual spectacle. They brought their whole stage set up with them, and performed (semi-naked) the song 'Try To Explain' from The Terror.
 
Queens of the Stone Age - "Keep Your Eyes Peeled" - Video Queens of the Stone Age - "Keep Your Eyes Peeled" - Video
The Queens of the Stone Age are doubling down on yesterday's video for “Kalopsia” with today's offering of “Keep Your Eyes Peeled.”
 
Listen to The Dodos - “Confidence” - Streaming Music Listen to The Dodos - “Confidence” - Streaming Music
Indie pop band The Dodos have signed on to Polyvinyl Records for the release of their new album Carrier. The first song from the album is “Confidence,” which you can listen to after the jump.
 
Listen to Man Or Astroman? - “Communication Breakdown, Pt. II” - Streaming Music Listen to Man Or Astroman? - “Communication Breakdown, Pt. II” - Streaming Music
Alternative sounds mixed with surf-rock and indie rock.
 
PVT - “Homosapien” - Video PVT - “Homosapien” - Video
Post-rock indietronica band PVT have a new video for the song Homosapien, their third video with director Clemens Habicht. It uses stop-motion to animate glitch music with a video / film technique that's glitchy itself.
 
The Cyclist Gets remixed by Suzanne Kraft - Streaming The Cyclist Gets remixed by Suzanne Kraft - Streaming
This time we're listening to a remix of his song "Sheen" as remixed by Suzanne Kraft. There's a new school Rn'B funk here with synthesized bass lines.
 
New Music From Kode9 and His Rinse FM Compilation - Streaming Music New Music From Kode9 and His Rinse FM Compilation - Streaming Music
Kode9 has been tapped to compile the latest Rinse FM compilation, called Rinse:22. Today we get to hear to advance tracks from the release with 'Uh' and 'OK.'
 
The Flaming Lips - “Heroes” (David Bowie Cover) - Video The Flaming Lips - “Heroes” (David Bowie Cover) - Video
Too good to be true. The Flaming Lips covered David Bowie’s classic song 'Heroes' in true Flaming Lips style.
 
Jon Hopkins and Creators Project - “Immunity” - Video Jon Hopkins and Creators Project - “Immunity” - Video
The new Jon Hopkins video for the song "Immunity" is a collaboration with the ever-collaborative, always innovative Creators Project.
 
Listen to Rogue Wave - “Siren's Song” - Streaming Music Listen to Rogue Wave - “Siren's Song” - Streaming Music
Rogue Wave's new album Nightingale Floors arrives next month, so check out their new 'Siren's Song' from the new album. The band will start touring on June 12th, playing dates with Caveman and Hey, Marseilles.
 
Queens Of The Stone Age - “Keep Your Eyes Peeled” - Streaming Music Queens Of The Stone Age - “Keep Your Eyes Peeled” - Streaming Music
Queens Of The Stone Age premiered the song "Keep Your Eyes Peeled" live at Club 69 for a Belgian radio station in Brussels.
 
Watch The National - “Sea Of Love” - Video Watch The National - “Sea Of Love” - Video
The National have a brand spankin' new video for "Sea Of Love," from their upcoming album Trouble Will Find Me which arrives May 21st on 4AD. Guest spots on the album include Annie Clark of St. Vincent, Sharon Van Etten and Sufjan Stevens.
 
Watch Smith Westerns - “Varsity” - Video Watch Smith Westerns - “Varsity” - Video
Smith Westerns have a new video for the song 'Varsity' from their upcoming album Soft Will, which arrives on on June 11th via Mom + Pop.
 
Watch Dub Club - “Beware Dub” - Video Watch Dub Club - “Beware Dub” - Video
Reggae served up dub style ... heady vibes. Dub Club is Jamaican artist Tippa Lee Dub Club's Tom Chasteen (from a specialty night at the Echoplex in LA). It's everything that's great about dub sounds, the perfect rhythm, the keyboards and the guitar licks, the old formula never really seems to get old or out of style.
 
The Breeders on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon The Breeders on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon
Dive in and take the last splash with The Breeders.
 
The Growlers - “Row” - Video The Growlers - “Row” - Video
It looks like a southern California beach party filtered through a hazy, multicolored Super 8 camera. The Growlers are influenced by 60's California rock and the garage phenomenon/revival that's happening right now.
 
Watch Helado Negro - “Relatives” - Video Watch Helado Negro - “Relatives” - Video
The latest video from Helado Negro might just blow your mind. Layered clips of Helado Negro (aka Roberto Carlos Lange) each take on different parts of the song, having a virtual conversation within the song.
 
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - “Mermaids” Live In Los Angeles Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - “Mermaids” Live In Los Angeles
Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds released their album Push the Sky Away back in February, and did a live stream webcast at the Fonda Theater in Los Angeles with RockFeedback. Today Mr. Cave released a song from that performance with 'Mermaids.'
 
Yeah Yeah Yeahs - “Mosquito” - Video Yeah Yeah Yeahs - “Mosquito” - Video
The latest instalment from Yeah Yeah Yeahs is the title track from their album Mosquito, which features exactly that ... a Mosquito in action.
 
Watch James Blake on David Letterman (video) Watch James Blake on David Letterman (video)
James Blake was on David Letterman last night to perform the song "Retrograde" off of his latest album Overgrown.
 
Knife Party - “Power Glove” - From POTATO - Streaming Music Knife Party - “Power Glove” - From POTATO - Streaming Music
Knife Party are back new music in the song "Power Glove," a song from their Haunted House EP that's being released this week. It's from POTATO; the YouTube video channel from Skrillex, A-Trak and Diplo.
 
Yoni Wolf Has a New Podcast Called The Wandering Wolf - MP3 Download Yoni Wolf Has a New Podcast Called The Wandering Wolf - MP3 Download
Yoni Wolf of Why? just started a great new podcast, which although promises interviews and insight into the band, starts with an amazing lucid and personal look at Yoni.
 
Pet Clinic - Live At The Show - Altar TV - Video Pet Clinic - Live At The Show - Altar TV - Video
Pet Clinic is a young band from Austin, five dudes peddling in grungy gritty rust-belt rock (White Stripes, Hanni El Khatib come to mind). It's Live At The Show from Altar TV.
 
  Listen to Sunglasses - “Blessing” - Streaming Music
More great retro-fantastic sounds from Sunglasses. They take 60's pop and bring in an electro pop and indie pop influence to keep it safely out of the 60's dustbin.
 
Queens of the Stone Age - “I Appear Missing” - Music Video Queens of the Stone Age - “I Appear Missing - Music Video
Queens of the Stone Age have a new video out today in support of their upcoming album Like Clockwork. The song that underlies the video is 'I Appear Missing.'
 
Listen to Eluvium - “Nightmare Ending” - Streaming Music Listen to Eluvium - “Nightmare Ending” - Streaming Music
The always shifting Eluvium will release a new album on May 14 called Nightmare Ending, and it’s streaming right now as a full album.
 
Black Flag - “Down In The Dirt” - MP3 Black Flag - “Down In The Dirt - MP3
Get down in it with Black Flag.
 
What Is EDM Anyways? - Video What Is EDM Anyways? - Video
EDM ... the acronym also known as Electronic Dance Music causes as much hate as it does love. What IS the difference between electronic music and EDM?
 
Thom Yorke Play Karma Police and Ingenue on The Jonathan Ross Show - Video Thom Yorke Play Karma Police and Ingenue on The Jonathan Ross Show - Video
Radiohead and Atoms For Peace guy Thom Yorke appeared on the Jonathan Ross Show over the weekend, playing the Radiohead classic "Karma Police" as well as the Atoms For Peace track "Ingenue."
 
Mission of Burma - “ADD in Unison” - Streaming Music Mission of Burma - “ADD in Unison” - Streaming Music
It’s a tight and conservative view of eighties proto punk updated for modern times ... it’s from the MoB album Unsound.
 
Animal Collective - “New Town Burnout” (Shabazz Palaces Remix) - Streaming Music Animal Collective - “New Town Burnout” (Shabazz Palaces Remix) - Streaming Music
Shabazz Palaces remix the song "New Town Burnout," turning it into a surreal new school hip hop experiment.
 
Spacelab Weekend: Iceland: Beyond Sigur Rós - Video Spacelab Weekend: Iceland: Beyond Sigur Rós - Video
Iceland. What do you really know about the music scene in Reykjavik? Everybody's heard of and likes Sigur Rós and Björk, but what really goes down in the rest of Reykjavik and the country? Iceland: Beyond Sigur Rós takes the scene and breaks it down for us.
 
Spacelab Weekend: Prefuse 73 Interview Spacelab Weekend: Prefuse 73 Interview
Prefuse 73 clocks on electronic music and what you get is an expectation of the unexpected. He combines folk, jazz, and Catalan with hip hop and experimental leanings. An endless innovator, Prefuse 73 always brings it with style and a beats-focused approach. Check out an interview with Guillermo as he shares his history and plays his music.
 
The Gaslamp Killer - “In The Dark” - Music Video The Gaslamp Killer - “In The Dark” - Music Video
The Gaslamp Killer gets pagan and earthy on his new video for the song "In The Dark." Shot in the forests of Prague and revealing split and opposing themes of light/dark, male/female and good/evil.
 
Tricky - “Tribal Drums” - MP3 Download Tricky - “Tribal Drums” - MP3 Download
Tricky follows up on a nice run of releases with the MP3 for the song “Tribal Drums,” which includes the incredible Francesca Belmonte.
 
Spacelab Retrograde: Spacelab Retrograde:
Boards of Canada - Music Has the Right to Children
It’s been 15 years since Boards of Canada released their debut album Music Has The Right To Children on Warp Records. It introduced the world to BoC’s massive studio techniques and use of field recordings and found sounds and was a precursor for the subgenres like IDM and chilled out downtempo. Check out the full album.
 
Watch Johnny Marr on Jimmy Fallon Watch Johnny Marr on Jimmy Fallon
Johnny Marr performed the song “The Messenger” off of the album of the same name and the classics Smiths song “How Soon Is Now?” on Jimmy Fallon last night.
 
Barbarossa - “The Load” - Streaming Music Barbarossa - “The Load” - Streaming Music
Barbarosa, the working project name for James Mathé, is one part electronic music and one part soul.
 
How to destroy angels_ - “Keep it together” [Nosaj thing remix] How to destroy angels_ - “Keep it together” [Nosaj thing remix]
An interesting take on the How to destroy angels_ song Keep It Together remixed by Nosaj Thing. It's real slow and deep, with Mariqueen Maandig singing slow and the beat barely lumbering along.
 
Watch Band Of Horses on Jimmy Kimmel Watch Band Of Horses on Jimmy Kimmel
Band of Horses played two songs, including a tribute to the late Jason Molina.
 
Listen to Dntel - “Cave Mouth” - Streaming Music Listen to Dntel - “Cave Mouth” - Streaming Music
Aaaand out of nowhere appears a new Dntel song called “Cave Mouth.”
 
Watch Iggy and the Stooges On The Colbert Report - Video Watch Iggy and the Stooges On The Colbert Report - Video
Iggy and the Stooges were on The Colbert Report last night, for both an interview and to play the songs “Job” and “Burn” from their new album Ready to Die.
 
Watch The Cyclist In The Boiler Room - Video Watch The Cyclist In The Boiler Room - Video
DJ/Producer The Cyclist hits the Boiler Room for a 25 minute set.
 
Listen to Savages - Silence Yourself - Streaming Music Listen to Savages - Silence Yourself - Streaming Music
Manchester/London based post-punk band Savages are releasing their debut full-length album Silence Yourself on a combination of Matador Records and the band's own Pop Noire label on May 6/7. The sound is raw, pure post-punk emotion, the entire album is streaming right now.
 
Listen to Mikal Cronin - MCII - Streaming Music Listen to Mikal Cronin - MCII - Streaming Music
Mikal Cronin will release his debut album MCII for Merge Records (and sophomore release overall) on May 7 in the U.S and May 13 in Europe. The entire album is streaming right now.
 
Watch Dan Deacon - “Konono Ripoff No. 1” - Video Watch Dan Deacon - “Konono Ripoff No. 1” - Video
Dan Deacon released a limited edition 7 inch single for Record Store Day, with the song 'Konono Ripoff No. 1,' which was just released as a video today. It also works with the Dan Deacon app.
 
Watch Life Coach - “Fireball” - Video Watch Life Coach - “Fireball” - Video
Reverbed guitar squalls, rhythm that’s heavy on the snare drum plowing forward, and guitar crunch that’s missing from oh so many in the indie rock scene today.
 
Watch The Cyclist In The Boiler Room - Video Watch The Cyclist In The Boiler Room - Video
DJ/Producer The Cyclist hits the Boiler Room for a 25 minute set.
 
This Is What the New Boards Of Canada Album Sounds Like - Video This Is What the New Boards Of Canada Album Sounds Like - Video
This could be the future of Boards Of Canada, soon to arrive.
 
Watch Crystal Castles - “Affection” - Video Watch Crystal Castles - “Affection” - Video
The new Crystal Castles video for the song “Affection,” off the album III which was released last year. It almost looks VHS -like in its quality, with the horizontal moire lines and wavy artifacts.
 
Spacelab Weekend: Iggy and the Stooges - Raw Power Live at All Tomorrow’s Parties New York - Video Spacelab Weekend: Iggy and the Stooges - Raw Power Live at All Tomorrow’s Parties New York - Video
A reformed Iggy and the Stooges showed up at the All Tomorrow's Party gathering in New York in 2010 to perform the classic seminal album Raw Power.
 
Spacelab Weekend: Richie Hawtin Interview Spacelab Weekend: Richie Hawtin Interview
Richie Hawtin explores how the birth of Techno in Detroit was a challenge for being accepted in an age where technology was one dimensional and flat, dehumanizing. The music now is more dynamic and wide-ranging, he says. Check out an interview with Richie as he shares his history and plays Richie Hawtin and Plastikman music.
 
Spacelab Retrograde: The Clash - London Calling - Full Album Stream Spacelab Retrograde: The Clash - London Calling - Full Album Stream
What probably seemed like an indecisive album of myriad musical influences would end up being a template for bands to experiment with different styles and genres. Punk. Rockabilly. Dub. Socially-conscious political music.
 
Listen to Tricky - “Does It” Remix w/ Francesca Belmonte and “Nothing’s Changed”
Tricky just released music from his upcoming album False Idols (release date May 28), the songs here are “Does It,” Nothings Changed” and the “Does It” remix, mixed by Tricky himself.
 
Phosphorescent - "Song for Zula" - Late Night with Jimmy Fallon - Video
Phosphorescent performed the song “Song for Zula” on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon last night, off of the album Muchacho.
 
Watch A Lovely Bad Things Interview With Katy Goodman And Dirty Laundry TV
In the latest chapter from Dirty Laundry TV: an interview with Lovely Bad Things with host Katy Goodman.
 
Watch Portugal. The Man on Jimmy Kimmel Live - Video
Portugal. The Man made an appearance on Jimmy Kimmel last night to perform the songs "People Say" and "Purple Yellow Red and Blue" off of the upcoming album Evil Friends.
 
Listen to Sub Pop 1000 (Full Album)
It seems like just yesterday that Sub Pop was cranking out Tad, Mudhoney and Nirvana albums ... now it's ready to turn the BIG 25 with Sub Pop 1000. They released it over the weekend for Record Store Day, and now it's streaming as a full album.
 
Listen to Mudhoney - “Chardonnay” (MP3 Download)
Loud, in-your-face new school alternative punk from Mudhoney. It’s the latest installment from Vanishing Point, an album that shows the band having as much resiliency any of the original crop of Seattle bands that came up in the alterna-90’s.
 
Listen to Maps - “I Heard Them Say”
Maps is the project of James Chapman, who’s been creating and releasing shoegaze and dream pop-inspired electronic music since 2007. The My Bloody Valentine and Spiritualized crowd will find as much to like here as the Chemical Brothers and Boards of Canada people.
 
Listen to Deerhunter - Monomania (Full Album)
Dirty fuzz is back. The new Deerhunter album Monomania is a more straight-up, straight-forward affair then recent outings. It sounds less studio slick and more real. It’s streaming in full right now as a full album.
 
Watch Small Black - “Free At Dawn” (Music Video)
It's almost a video collage, with a series of words and short burst motion sequences. All in all, the sequences build up into evoking a feeling of the freedom of the beginning of a new day.
 
Watch The Flaming Lips - “The Terror” (Live)
Flaming Lips have released a live performance of the title track from their new album The Terror.
 
Spacelab Weekend: Punk Britannia Documentary Video
The Sex Pistols, The Buzzcocks and The Clash all drove the heart of the British punk scene in London. It's 1976 ... Britain seemed half asleep. There were no jobs, no future, just boredom. Find out how desperation turned into rage and hope as a thriving punk scene created their own new music and art.
 
Spacelab Weekend: Massive Attack Interview
The band that gave us the albums Blue Lines and 100th Window as well as great spinoffs like Tricky, who left the group over creative differences. Check out an interview with 3D and Daddy G as they share their history and play Massive Attack's music.
 
Watch M83 on Jimmy Kimmel Live
M83 made an appearance on Jimmy Kimmel last night to perform “Oblivion,” from the new Tom Cruise movie of the same name.
 
Spacelab Retrograde: Red Hot Chili Peppers - Mother's Milk (Full Album Stream)
This is the album that kicked it all into gear ... sure they'd been around for years, breaking out in the LA scene & becoming a bigger west coast band and underground phenomenon. This was the loud, audacious and bombastic good time that brought them into a national spotlight and broke them big.
 
Watch Low - “Just Make It Stop” (Music Video)
Could it be a stand on the cold, digital world that music recording has become? They make it look so organic and analog and vintage.
 
Watch New Order on Jimmy Kimmel Live
New Order took advantage of their mid-week downtime from the Coachella Music Festival last night to appear on Jimmy Kimmel to perform the songs “Bizarre Love Triangle and” and "I'll Stay With You."
 
Watch WON - “Face Simmetry” (Music Video)
Independent film producers, get on this for your next film score. Finnish DJ/Producer Marco Ricci has a project called WON that's his solo project for electronic and punk influences. It's a nice take on glitch techno and a break from Ricci's more well-known project Casa del Mirto.
 
Watch The New Flaming Lips Video For “Try To Explain”
The Flaming Lips take their new school, post-apocalyptic spaceship for a ride in their new video for the song "Try To Explain." The foil / mylar ceiling acts as a great way to connect to the audience, with lead singer Wayne Coyne holding it above the audience as it moves up and down in waves.
 
Watch Yeah Yeah Yeahs on Jimmy Kimmel
Karen O. and crew barnstorm the Kimmel stage.
 
Watch Iron and Wine - “Joy” (Music Video)
The second video from the new Iron and Wine album Ghost On Ghost is "Joy," a psychedelic rendering of stop-motion animation that tells a story of a bright life-force in the forest on a dark night.
 
The Flaming Lips Talk The Terror In New Video
"You Are Alone" is the latest installment in a series of videos about the album The Terror ... watch it along with all of the other videos from the series.
 
Coachella Video Channel: See What You Missed On The Coachella Webcast
Coachella was a mind-blowing weekend. Check out full performances from The Postal Service and How To Destroy Angels, plus great performances from New Order, Violent Femmes, Sigur Ros, Blur, The Stone Roses ...
 
Spacelab Weekend: The Stone Roses - Blood on the Turntable Documentary (Video)
As the 1980's moved to the 1990's The Stone Roses emerged at the forefront of the BritPop movement and the Madchester scene. It all happened so fast ... and it came apart just as fast.
 
Spacelab Weekend: Dntel Interview (Streaming)
The Postal Service reunion is happening this weekend at Coachella, and Jimmy Tamborello was the driving creative force behind the indietronica project that quickly moved to "such great heights" with success. He's been a part of so many projects: The Postal Service, Figurine and Dntel primarily.
 
Spacelab Retrograde: The Arcade Fire Coachella Balloon Drop From 2011
It might be the most famous moment in Coachella history. To anyone there, it was mesmerizing and to anyone watching the Coachella live stream it was hypnotizing. The Arcade Fire Coachella balloon drop probably went over bigger and better than they even could've thought possible.
 
Watch Mike Mains and The Branches: Noises - Live At The Show From Altar TV
Mike Mains and The Branches perform “Noises” Live at The Show in Pittsburgh. The indie rock band hails from Michigan and possesses a certain ferocity that has punk roots. Their love of rocking out shines through in this performance ... they simply give everything they've got. Altar TV is a music video channel that creates unique music videos combining live performances, artist interviews and studio experiences.
 
Watch The Flaming Lips Talk About The Terror Song By Song In We Don't Control The Controls
The Flaming Lips have launched a series of videos in which Steven Drozd and Wayne Coyne offer up their comments on the songs from their new album The Terror. It's called We Don't Control The Controls, and it's part of an ongoing series of videos from the Flaming Lips.
 
Listen to Mount Kimbie - “Blood And Form”
Experimental ambient electronic duo Mount Kimbie have released the second song from their much-anticipated album Cold Spring Fault Less Youth, with the song Blood and Form. It's a very minimal and loop-based song, with a steady, pounding rhythm to underly the wry vocals. For minimal sounds it stays interesting ... always guessing as to where it will go next with out becoming stale loops.
 
Watch Frightened Rabbit - “The Woodpile” Acoustic Version On The Current
The front and center aspect of the acoustic performance is a nice touch, personal and stripped down to its bare essence in a format that suits the band well.
 
Listen to Queens of the Stone Age - “My God Is The Sun”
Straight off of the upcoming Queens of the Stone Age album Like Clockwork comes our first listen with the song My God Is The Sun.
 
Watch Chelsea Light Moving Live on KEXP (4 Videos) Watch Chelsea Light Moving Live on KEXP (4 Videos)
Chelsea Light Moving has been all over the place lately, with the band out on tour in support of their new self-titled album. The band just dropped in on KEXP studios in Seattle to perform 4 songs, which you can watch ...
 
Listen to Dan Deacon - “Konono Ripoff No. 1” (Streaming Music) Listen to Dan Deacon - “Konono Ripoff No. 1” (Streaming Music)
Both sides of the release are the same song, but Mr. Deacon has decided to highlight the drums by not only having two drummers on each track, but also in making the drummers different on each track: Kevin O'Meara and Jeremy Hyman on Side A and Denny Bowen and Dave Jacober on Side B. It's unbelievable.
 
Watch Raleigh Moncrief - “Reflect That / First Person” (Music Video) Watch Raleigh Moncrief - “Reflect That / First Person” (Music Video)
The new video from Raleigh Moncrief in a cinematic gem. It's for the songs "Reflect That" and "First Person" and was directed by Francesco Lettieri. It's intentionally shot dark and moves in slow motion that sets the visual aesthetic of the music as perfect surreality.
 
Watch The National - “Demons” (Music Video) Watch The National - “Demons” (Music Video)
Check out the new video from The National with Demons. The Illustration and video were done by Azar Kazimir and Michelberger Hotel, which portrays the new album cover being drawn in time lapse
 
Listen to Iron and Wine - Ghost On Ghost (Full Album) Listen to Iron and Wine - Ghost On Ghost (Full Album)
The new Iron and Wine album Ghost on Ghost is streaming in full a week ahead of it's release. It's the new free Sam Beam, as he has said that his approach to Ghost On Ghost was a lot more open and less tension-filled than his previous albums.
 
Listen to Flaming Lips - The Terror (Full Album) Listen to Flaming Lips - The Terror (Full Album)
Check out the new Flaming Lips album The Terror in FULL EFFECT a week ahead of its release. The Terror seems destined to be a darker album than the normal torrent and tone of Flaming Lips albums, that as mystical and psychedelic outings have often looked towards the brighter side of things.
 
Watch Phoenix on Saturday Night Live (Music Video) Watch Phoenix on Saturday Night Live (Music Video)
They hit the SNL scene for three songs.
 
Listen to Flying Lotus - “About that time // A glitch is a glitch” (Streaming Music) Listen to Flying Lotus - “About that time // A glitch is a glitch” (Streaming Music)
Flying Lotus gets his glitch on in a new song called “About that time // A glitch is a glitch,” it gets totally 8 bit chiptune in its sound ...
 
Spacelab Weekend: Jeff Buckley Documentary (Video) Spacelab Weekend: Jeff Buckley Documentary (Video)
The great singer-songwriter that moved across all types of music: Jeff Buckley was a young master of many styles. Check out a BBC documentary about Jeff Buckley's story: his roots, his peers and his music.
 
Spacelab Weekend: Kode9 And Hyperdub Interview (Streaming) Spacelab Weekend: Kode9 And Hyperdub Interview (Streaming)
Kode9 drops in for an interview to talk all thing Hyperdub: The illusive and wry Kode9 has innovated in grime, dubstep and music with heavy bass and worked it all towards his Hyperdub label, creating an outlet for artists like ...
 
Spacelab Retrograde: Sonic Youth - Daydream Nation (Full Album) Spacelab Retrograde: Sonic Youth - Daydream Nation (Full Album)
This is the album that set it all in motion for Sonic Youth. Every album before Daydream Nation was an experiment built on top of an experiment, each one better than the last. If there was a Malcolm Gladwell tipping point for Sonic Youth, Daydream Nation was it; Goo was their ...
 
Watch Flaming Lips on David Letterman (video) Watch Flaming Lips on David Letterman (video)
The Flaming Lips were in rare form, with their new womb-from-outer-space stage.
 
Watch Liars - “The Exact Color Of Doubt” (Music Video) Watch Liars - “The Exact Color Of Doubt” (Music Video)
The Liars album WIXIW was released last year, but is the gift that keeps on giving. Today we get a new video for the song "The Exact Color of Doubt," directed by Markus Wambsganss. It's a nice piece of augmented reality, portraying the band members in a 3D wireframe environment.
 
Listen to Sun Angle - “Raspberry” Listen to Sun Angle - “Raspberry”
New-psych Portland band Sun Angle have a screaming new song with Raspberry. It's an exploration of depth of sound and reverb, tweaked out with influences as far ranging as SST records and Cumbia music.
 
Watch Majical Cloudz - “Childhood's End” (Music Video) Watch Majical Cloudz - “Childhood's End” (Music Video)
Because everybody needs more drama in their lives: the new Majical Cloudz video for “Childhood’s End.” It gets real in black and white and includes his father Kenneth Welsh.
 
Watch Carl Craig Boiler Room DJ Set at RBMA Miami Watch Carl Craig Boiler Room DJ Set at RBMA Miami
Detroit hits Miami.
 
Watch Cold War Kids on Jimmy Kimmel Live Watch Cold War Kids on Jimmy Kimmel Live
Cold War Kids perform Miracle Mile.
 
Watch Deerhunter on Jimmy Fallon Watch Deerhunter on Jimmy Fallon
Deerhunter performed the song “Monomania”" on Jimmy Fallon last night. Singer Bradford Cox promptly left the stage at the end of the song and walked to the elevator and exited the building, with the camera following all the way ...
 
Listen to EmptyMansions - “Down By The River” (Streaming Music) Listen to EmptyMansions - “Down By The River” (Streaming Music)
Sam Fogarino of Interpol has a new project called EmptyMansions, and he's just released a very gothic take on the classic Neil Young song Down By The River. It's hauntingly portrayed with a chorus of vocals that drive a sort of hell-meets-Neil-Young-in-an-old-school-castle kind of way, in slow motion. The effect is superb.
 
Listen to Medicine - “Long As The Sun” (MP3 Download) Listen to Medicine - “Long As The Sun” (MP3 Download)
It's time to take your Medicine: the dream pop - shoegaze band have reunited and it feels so good. Take the pop music of Ride and blur it with the noisy squalls of My Bloody Valentine, that's where Medicine begins.
 
Watch Mudhoney - “I Like It Small” (Music Video) Watch Mudhoney - “I Like It Small” (Music Video)
The setting is the the classic Seattle band rehearsal space, portraying Mudoney as an up-and-coming band with low expectations and struggling to get by.
 
Listen to Beat Mark - “What I Want The Most” (Streaming Music) Listen to Beat Mark - “What I Want The Most” (Streaming Music)
A combination of psychedelic and lo-fi influences make them sound like what might've happened to Times New Viking if TNV went the pop route instead of being more on the noisy side in their early days.
 
Watch Lunice: The New Zealand Layover Interview From POTATO (Music Video) Watch Lunice: The New Zealand Layover Interview From POTATO (Music Video)
Montréal DJ and producer Lunice gets the POTATO workover in a new video that catches him in New Zealand on a layover. Lunice trevails the airport with a customs accusation of drug posession (even though there weren't any), talks about ...
 
Listen to Autechre - Exai (Full Album) Listen to Autechre - Exai (Full Album)
THE WEEKEND'S OVER, IT'S TIME TO FOCUS AND GET MOVING WITH AUTECHRE. If this can't help us shake off the weekend, nothing can.
 
Watch Tricky - “Does It” (Music Video) Watch Tricky - “Does It” (Music Video)
Tricky just laid out a new video from his album False Idols, which is due out on his own False Idols Records later this month, an imprint of German label K7! Records. Tricky's back, find out why.
 
Listen to Kurt Vile - Wakin On A Pretty Daze (Full Album) Listen to Kurt Vile - Wakin On A Pretty Daze (Full Album)
The voice of a new generation? Check out the full album and find out.
 
Watch Man Man: “Steak Knives” Unplugged and Unrehearsed from Altar TV (Music Video) Watch Man Man: “Steak Knives” Unplugged and Unrehearsed from Altar TV (Music Video)
Considering they’re known for their over the top live performances, we didn’t quite know what to expect when Honus Honus and Pow Pow entered the studio. What we got was a beautiful, minimalist version of their song Steak Knives, which is already beautiful and pretty minimal.
 
Listen to Chrissy Murderbot - “Greatest Hits ★★★★★” (Streaming Music) Listen to Chrissy Murderbot - “Greatest Hits ★★★★★” (Streaming Music)
It's time to get bootylicious ... Chrissy Murderbot is about to release his Greatest Hits ★★★★★ on Apr. 20 via Murder Channel Records out of Tokyo, Japan ...
 
Lollapalooza Video 2013 Just Added: Lollapalooza Video Channel
A wild explosion of music, after parties, great festival performances and more. Check out videos from previous Lollapalooza festivals.
 
Spacelab Weekend: Pixies - Gouge Documentary (Video) Spacelab Weekend: Pixies - Gouge Documentary (Video)
The Pixies reviewed by their peers: the Gouge documentary from the BBC. Thom Yorke, David Bowie, PJ Harvey, Graham Coxon and more all weigh in on the influence that the Pixies had on them and where they were when they first heard the Pixies. It includes interviews with Pixies members and early performances (Frank Black with hair!).
 
Spacelab Weekend: Grooverider Interview (Streaming) Spacelab Weekend: Grooverider Interview (Streaming)
One of the people responsible for laying the foundations of Drum and Bass and Jungle, Grooverider took wide-ranging influences like acid house and the pirate radio station Phase One and used them to set the vibe for his approach to being a Drum and Bass DJ.
 
Listen to Hausu - “Leaning Mess” (MP3 Download) Listen to Hausu - “Leaning Mess” (MP3 Download)
Timeless music ... they might be calling this post-rock for the need to put a label on it, but different parts of this song invoke completely different eras and genres. It starts out like the kind of 70's rock you could hear on FM radio, but it also gets into post-punk turns before heading off into post-rock and even punk sounds reminiscent of the early Sebadoh thrashings.
 
Listen to The Thermals - “The Sunset” (MP3 Download) Listen to The Thermals - “The Sunset” (MP3 Download)
In the run-up to the the release of their new album Desperate Ground, The Thermals have released another song, this time the MP3 for "The Sunset."
 
Watch Divine Fits on Jimmy Kimmel Live (video) Watch Divine Fits on Jimmy Kimmel Live (video)
Divine Fits were on Jimmy Kimmel last night to perform the songs “Like Ice Cream” from their album A Thing Called Divine Fits and “You Got Lucky” from Tom Petty.
 
Watch Phosphorescent - “Song For Zula” (Music Video) Watch Phosphorescent - “Song For Zula” (Music Video)
The excellent new Phosphorescent album Muchaho was released last week, and the video for Song For Zula was just released today.
 
Listen to Rogue Wave - “College” (Streaming Music) Listen to Rogue Wave - “College” (Streaming Music)
Fresh new indie pop sounds from Rogue Wave with the new song "College," off of the new album Nightingale Floors, due out on Vagrant Records on June 4. The album follows after the death of Zach Rogue's father, but rather than have the album be about dealing with the death, Zach and band chose to use Nightingale Floors to look at the good things in life instead of focusing on death.
 
Watch Big Deal - “In Your Car” Watch Big Deal - “In Your Car”
Big Deal have a new video for their song "In Your Car," the latest from the Mute Records band who will release the song as a single on Apr. 23, before going to release their full length album June Gloom on June 18. The video was directed by Danny Perez, who you may remember from work with Animal Collective and Black Dice.
 
Listen to Está Vivo - “Sweet Tooth” Listen to Está Vivo - “Sweet Tooth”
The latest incarnation of Ryan McMahon is called Está Vivo, which means "Is Alive." The choice is a good one, because the music does just that -- creating a life-affirming free-for-all wrapped in a lo-fi indie rock / indie folk package with electronic music influences.
 
Watch A-Trak's Short Cuts: Tuna Melt Routine Watch A-Trak's Short Cuts: Tuna Melt Routine
A-Trak's Short Cuts is one of the newest series from POTATO. In the Short Cuts series, a DJ offers a short run at a song and gives it their best workover for a few minutes. In this episode, A-Trak takes on his Tommy Trash collab: Tuna Melt. The result is two minutes of live DJing at what A-Trak does best: creating powerhouse sounds with a vibe.
 
Watch Daedelus In A Boiler Room Los Angeles DJ Set Watch Daedelus In A Boiler Room Los Angeles DJ Set
In his live set in the Boiler Room LA, Daedelus shows what he does best ... mixing live in real time to play experimental IDM / electronic music he wrote using sounds and samples.
 
Watch Yeah Yeah Yeahs - “Sacrilege” (Music Video) Watch Yeah Yeah Yeahs - “Sacrilege” (Music Video)
The Yeah Yeah Yeahs just released the new video for the song "Sacrilege," from their upcoming album Mosquito. They've brought in model Lily Cole to star in the video and shine she does.
 
Listen to Mikal Cronin - “Weight” (Streaming Music) Listen to Mikal Cronin - “Weight” (Streaming Music)
Mikal Cronin is for people who like the indie pop of Matthew Sweet or The Lemonheads channeled through a Beaster-lite version of Bob Mould.
 
Listen to Frightened Rabbit - “Holy [Alternate Version]” (Streaming Music) Listen to Frightened Rabbit - “Holy [Alternate Version]” (Streaming Music)
From the excellent Frightened Rabbit album Pedestrian Verse comes the alternate version of the song "Holy," A stripped down and more basic approach to the song.
 
Listen to Junip - “Your Life, Your Call” (MP3 Download) Listen to Junip - “Your Life, Your Call” (MP3 Download)
José González and Junip are offering a new MP3 for the song "Your Life, Your Call," off of the album Spring on City due out in April.
 
Watch nine inch nails : [ after all is said and done ] Watch nine inch nails : [ after all is said and done ]
The long-awaited fan shot and crowdsourced Nine Inch Nails documentary [ after all is said and done ] has finally arrived, with both online and DVD versions available. You can watch it full above, or download the fully authorized and encouraged version via BitTorrent.
 
Watch The Thermals - “Born To Kill” (Music Video) Watch The Thermals - “Born To Kill” (Music Video)
Portland-based punk stalwarts The Thermals have released the video for the song Born To Kill, the from their album Desperate Ground. It arrives on April 16 via Saddle Creek Records.
 
Watch Chelsea Light Moving - “Empires of Time” Live Watch Chelsea Light Moving - “Empires of Time” Live
Check out Thurston Moore and friends in their new band Chelsea Light Moving, who performed at Doug Fir Lounge in Portland over the weekend. The song is from their debut, self-titled album ...
 
Listen to Telekinesis - Dormarion (Full Album) Listen to Telekinesis - Dormarion (Full Album)
Check out the work from Michael Benjamin Lerner and Chris Walla.
 
Spacelab Weekend: High Tech Soul - The Creation of Techno Music (Music Video) Spacelab Weekend: High Tech Soul - The Creation of Techno Music (Music Video)
Detroit had all of the things in motion to create one of the most vibrant and creative music scenes ever.
 
Spacelab Weekend: Animal Collective Interview (Streaming Music) Spacelab Weekend: Animal Collective Interview (Streaming Music)
Animal Collective -- their name is synonymous with experimentation while swimming in both the electronic music and indie rock waters. They started out as a purely experimental band before smoothing out their sound in a more approachable yet non-commercial way. Check out an interview set amongst their music.
 
Watch Death Grips - Lock Your Doors Music Video (No Hands 6) Watch Death Grips - Lock Your Doors Music Video (No Hands 6)
It's from a Boiler Room performance at SXSW.
 
Listen to Cold Cave - “People Are Poison” (Streaming) Listen to Cold Cave - “People Are Poison” (Streaming)
Industrial and late 80's dark new wave are the influences here, and if you dig The Knife, Fever Ray, or any of the early Nine Inch Nails back catalog this is right up your alley.
 
Listen to Fol Chen - The False Alarms (Full Album)
LA-based experimental indie pop band Fol Chen is an entirely new thing in 2013, with the addition of vocalist Sinosa Loa and a new album titled The False Alarms on Asthmatic Kitty Records. Following on last week's release of Helado Negro's full album stream with visuals, they've provided the same for the new Fol Chen album, which was released this week.
 
Watch Django Django - “WOR” (Music Video)
Arty eletro-pop band Django Django are back with a new video for the song WOR. Their self-titled album was released last year and eventually the band became Mercury Music Prizes nominees.
 
Watch BEAK> In A Boiler Room LIVE Show
Portishead member Geoff Barrow has another band called Beak>, who dropped by the Boiler Room for a full-on performance.
 
Listen to MP3: Har Mar Superstar - “Lady, You Shot Me” (MP3 Download) Listen to MP3: Har Mar Superstar - “Lady, You Shot Me” (MP3 Download)
Mr. Swagger is back with a new song from his upcoming album.
 
Listen to The Flaming Lips Perform The Terror LIVE (Streaming Music) Listen to The Flaming Lips Perform The Terror LIVE (Streaming Music)
Preview the new album in full, live from SXSW!
 
Watch Nine Inch Nails Self Destruct NSFW Video Watch Nine Inch Nails Self Destruct NSFW Video
In busy anticipation of the Nine Inch nails shows and regeneration, Trent Reznor has done all of us a solid and given out a series of videos.
 
Listen to Listen: Wavves - Afraid Of Heights (Streaming Music) Listen to Listen: Wavves - Afraid Of Heights (Streaming Music)
Nathan Williams is back with his latest installment of Wavves, the surf-noise-pop-indie-punk that he fronts with Zach Hill, and their latest effort is the album Afraid of Heights. Pop hooks and noisy power chords run amok here, but that's what everybody listens to Wavves for, isnt it?
 
Listen to DJ Koze - Amygdala (Streaming Music)
DJ Koze (a.k.a. Stefan Kozalla) collaborated with Dan Snaith of Caribou, alongside Matthew Dear, Apparat and Milosh from Rhye in what adds up to an album of exactly what Koze and his collaborators bring: electronic music, chilled out, minimal techno sounds.
 
Watch The Black Rebel Motorcycle Club Short Film Series (Music Video) Watch The Black Rebel Motorcycle Club Short Film Series (Music Video)
Part six was just released, check all 6 parts of the film in full.
 
Spacelab Weekend: Echotone - The Austin Music Scene (Music Video) Spacelab Weekend: Echotone - The Austin Music Scene (Music Video)
With the SXSW Music Festival going on this weekend in Austin, take a look at what drives Austin during the rest of the year: the music, the scene, the clubs and the people caught between gentrification and the artists' neighborhoods, trying to get noticed in a crowded landscape.
 
Spacelab Weekend: Echotone - The Austin Music Scene (Music Video) Spacelab Weekend: Dan Deacon Interview (Streaming)
One of the few artists that reach into both the indie rock and electronic music scene, Dan Deacon has been pioneering his own brand of experimental and avant-garde sounds. Check out the interview set amongst his music.
 
Listen to Big Deal - “In Your Car” (Streaming Music) Listen to Big Deal - “In Your Car” (Streaming Music)
What's the big deal about "In Your Car" from Big Deal? It's a great blend of The Pixies-alternative influence from a UK band that wanted to write a California pop-influenced song.
 
Watch The Drop The Lime Interview from POTATOwillEATyou (Music Video) Drop The Lime Interview from POTATOwillEATyou (Video)
Luca Venezia is the guy behind Drop The Lime, known for mixing rockabilly and garage rock DJ-style into something bigger as part of the remix culture and house music. In the interview, Luca Venezia talks about his influences and how he's influenced by everything that is New York.
 
Watch British Sea Power - “Machineries Of Joy” (Music Video) Watch British Sea Power - “Machineries Of Joy” (Music Video)
British indie rock!
 
Listen to Night Beds - “22” (Streaming Music) Listen to Night Beds - “22” (Streaming Music)
Folk music from Nashville via Winston Yellen.
 
Listen to Gang Of Four - “Broken Talk” Listen to Gang Of Four - “Broken Talk”
Gang of Four becomes Gang Of Funk? OK, I'm not talking George Clinton or Parliament / Funkadelic here, but the normally conservative-post-punk and strict parameters of Gang of Four just broke wide open ...
 
Watch FIDLAR Interview On Dirty Laundry TV (Video) Watch FIDLAR Interview On Dirty Laundry TV (Video)
Dirty Laundry TV has just announced a new segment to their already popular Dirty Laundry video series ... they've gone beyond the laundromat and are starting House Call, in which they visit a band in their own environment like a studio or home. First up is FIDLAR, the punk / garage rock band from Los Angeles.
 
Listen to Four Tet - “For These Times” (Streaming) Listen to Four Tet - “For These Times” (Streaming)
Four Tet has a tight new song that he just released via Soundcloud called “For These Times,” a sharp combination of snare drum rhythms synced up with a looped vocal track. It has the similar jazzy, urban vibe that was part of his last song “Metropolis.”
 
Watch Foals - “Late Night” (NSFW) Watch Foals - “Late Night” (NSFW Music Video)
How's your Monday going? Got a case of the Mondays? Foals can change that for you, and that means in either direction. Their new NSFW video for the song "Late Night" is a raunchy tale of sex, violence, death ... you know, all the heady stuff.
 
Listen to Low - The Invisible Way (Full Album) Listen to Low - The Invisible Way (Full Album)
Check out the full album stream of the The Invisible Way from Low a week before its release.
 
5 Videos: Watch My Bloody Valentine Live In Glasgow 5 Videos: Watch My Bloody Valentine Live In Glasgow
My Bloody Valentine hit Glasgow over the weekend, playing at The Barrowlands. Luckily for us, we live in the age of being globally connected, and there were people there to document the scene in video. So dig it: 5 videos of My Bloody Valentine live in Glasgow.
 
Spacelab Weekend: Ultra Music Festival Movie: Can U Feel It Spacelab Weekend: Ultra Music Festival Movie: Can U Feel It
Relive the experience to some degree, as the long-talked about CAN U FEEL IT movie is the Spacelab Weekend video feature.
 
Spacelab Weekend: Trent Reznor Interview (Streaming Music) Spacelab Weekend: Trent Reznor Interview (Streaming Music)
With the recent announcement that Trent Reznor would be getting Nine Inch Nails back together this Fall for new music and a Nine Inch Nails tour, Spacelab Weekend is featuring a Trent Reznor audio interview.
 
Watch Animal Collective Radio (CHz Radio) Watch Animal Collective Radio (CHz Radio)
Animal Collective Radio is going live again in advance of the Animal Collective tour that's happening with Dan Deacon, and once again the always innovative Creators Project has released new videos taken from Animal Collective Radio.
 
Spacelab Retrograde: Nine Inch Nails - Broken (Streaming Music) Spacelab Retrograde: Nine Inch Nails - Broken (Streaming Music)
After Nine Inch Nails broke big with Pretty Hate Machine, Broken was quietly released as an EP to get more material out while Trent Reznor worked on a larger full-length album.
 
Listen to Eluvium - “Envenom Mettle” (Streaming Music) Listen to Eluvium - “Envenom Mettle” (Streaming Music)
New music from the upcoming Eluvium album Nightmare Ending. The song is called "Envenom Mettle" and is part of a long-shelved group of songs that will be released via Temporary Residence on May. 14. It's a sprawling and messy song, but it's everything that's good about Eluvium music.
 
Listen to Helado Negro - “Ilumina Vos” (Streaming Music) Listen to Helado Negro - “Ilumina Vos” (Streaming Music)
Check out new music from Helado Negro with the song "Ilumina Vos" off of his new Invisible Life album, which was released this week. Helado Negro (aka Roberto C. Lange) uses loops, samples and field recordings to work into a composition, and will just as easily hack an idea apart as he will preserve it.
 
Listen to M83 - “StarWaves” (Streaming Music) Listen to M83 - “StarWaves” (Streaming Music)
The new Tom Cruise movie Oblivion features music from M83 with the song "StarWaves." M83 guy Anthony Gonzalez worked with Joseph Trapanese, the soundtrack for Oblivion arrives Apr. 9 via Back Lot Records.
 
Watch Sound City Players on Jimmy Kimmel (video) Watch Sound City Players on Jimmy Kimmel (video)
Music from the Real To Reel soundtrack.
 
Listen to Krista - “Space Tom Test” (Streaming Music)
James Pants and Vex Ruffin are collaborating on an indie pop project called Krista. There's no formal intention of of full music thing, side project or anything here beyond a 45 single on Stones Throw Records. The song is tight and the vibe is stellar.
 
Listen to Wax Idols - “Sound of a Void” (Streaming) Listen to Wax Idols - “Sound of a Void” (Streaming)
Check out the new stream of the song Sound of A Void from Wax Idols, The song is deep and is sort of a post-punk take on noise pop -- loud and brash guitars subdued with chorus effects and reverb with delay.
 
Animal Collective and Creators Project Debuted Live Videos Animal Collective and Creators Project Debuted Live Videos
Three new spectacular live videos done up in collaboration with The Creators Project.
 
Listen to The Cyclist - “Bones In Motion” (Streaming Music)
Check out the new track "The Cyclist" from Bones In Motion. The sprawling seven and a half minute cut is quirky and eclectic, with loop-based drum machine rhythms minimal ambient keyboard melodies.
 
Watch METZ - “Wasted” (Music Video) Watch METZ - “Wasted” (Music Video)
Old school Sub Pop becomes new school Sub Pop.
 
Listen to Mudhoney - “I Like It Small” (MP3 Download) Listen to Mudhoney - “I Like It Small” (MP3 Download)
"I Like It Small" is the latest MP3 to be offered up by Sub Pop Records for Mudhoney's upcoming album Vanishing Point. It's Mudhoney in classic form, and Vanishing Point arrives on Apr. 1/2 -- of course they're also going on tour.
 
Watch Fol Chen - “200 Words” (Music Video) Watch Fol Chen - “200 Words” (Music Video)
Experimental indie pop band Fol Chen is launching into an entire new band in 2013, with the addition of vocalist Sinosa Loa and a new album titled The False Alarm on Asthmatic Kitty Records. Check out the video of the song "200 Words."
 
Listen to the New Phosphorescent Album Muchacho (Streaming Music) Listen to the New Phosphorescent Album Muchacho (Streaming Music)
Phosphorescent has entered a new post-honky-tonk / post- classic rock phase, and the new album Muchacho is the beginning of that. It has a release date of Mar. 19 on Dead Oceans, and today we get to hear Muchacho in full.
 
Listen to the Sound City - Real to Reel Soundtrack (Full Album) Listen to the Sound City - Real to Reel Soundtrack (Full Album)
Dave Grohl's new documentary/album/tour thing Sound City: Real to Reel is out next week and is streaming this week in full. It's the story of the legendary soundboard from Sound City recording Studio, and Grohl got a bunch of people together for the movie, including ...
 
Spacelab Weekend: CBGB - The Roots of Punk (Video) Spacelab Weekend: CBGB - The Roots of Punk (Video)
Ramones, Television and Talking Heads were favorites of the 70's punk era, check out a documentary with interviews.
 
Spacelab Weekend: Tricky Interview Spacelab Weekend: Tricky Interview
With his new album announced this week, Tricky is looking for a return to form seen and heard during his Maxinquaye, Nearly God and Pre-Millenium Tension days, the apex of his creativity and the roots of his sound. Check out an interview set amongst his music: he talks about how he came up, trip-hop and Massive Attack.
 
Watch Atoms For Peace - “Ingenue” (Music Video) Watch Atoms For Peace - “Ingenue” (Music Video)
It was only a matter of time ... Atoms For Peace released their album Amok  this week and already we have a full-fledged video for the song  "Ingenue." Thom Yorke does his patented get down while his double does the same.
 
Watch Radar Brothers - “House of Mirrors” (Music Video) Watch Radar Brothers - “House of Mirrors” (Music Video)
The Radar Brothers have honed in on their psych-folk-indie revival for their album Eight, and the video for the song "House of Mirrors" is both dark and deep on vibes while providing a visual narrative for the song.
 
Watch QuitaPenas at Live White Iris Studios (Music Video) Watch QuitaPenas at Live White Iris Studios (Music Video)
Southern California can be both a literal and figurative hotbed of musical finds, and we can count Afro-Cuban band QuitaPenas in both categories.
 
Listen to Mwahaha - “Swimmer” (Streaming Music) Listen to Mwahaha - “Swimmer” (Streaming Music)
Check out the chilled out, blissed out song “Swimmer” from Mwahaha. The band includes alumni from Clipd Beaks and Ned, and the psychedelic indie rock band gets Floydian ...
 
Listen to Iron and Wine - “Grace for Saints and Ramblers” (Streaming Music) Listen to Iron and Wine - “Grace for Saints and Ramblers” (Streaming Music)
It's the latest song from the Iron and Wine album Ghost on Ghost.
 
Watch Unknown Mortal Orchestra on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (Video) Watch Unknown Mortal Orchestra on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (Video)
Unknown Mortal Orchestra performed the song song "So Good At Being In Trouble."
 
Watch Japandroids on Conan O'Brien (Video) Watch Japandroids on Conan O'Brien (Video)
Japandroids perform “The Nights of Wine and Roses” from the album Celebration Rock.
 
Listen to Low - “So Blue” (MP3 Download)
New music from Low with "So Blue" from The Invisible Way, due out on Mar. 13 on Sub Pop Records.
 
Listen to Youth Lagoon - Wondrous Bughouse (Streaming Music)
The music has lo-fi indie pop / dream pop sound, and gets tripped out pretty fast.
 
Listen to Four Tet and RocketNumberNine - “Metropolis” (Streaming Music)
RocketNumberNine and Four Tet released the b-side Metropolis. It has a jazzy, metro feel to it, smoothed out over cooldaddy keyboards.
 
MP3: Kode9 Does a Massive MP3 Drop
Over the past four days or so, Hyperdub-dubstep electronic mastermind Kode9 has dumped a huge amount of music on the web.
 
Noise Pop Festival Video 2013 Noise Pop Music Festival Video Channel
The Noise Pop Music Festival is a torch bearer of noisy indie pop that's been around for over a decade. Our Noise Pop 2013 Video Channel features live performance videos, as well as videos offered from the festival itself.
 
Atoms for Peace Show (Music Video)
Atoms For Peace release their album AMOK this week, and over the weekend Thom Yorke and Nigel Godrich did a DJ set while Thom did some singing over the top and played guitar.
 
Watch Crime & The City Solution - “Goddess” (Music Video)
The post-punk gothic rock sounds of Crime & The City Solution are filtered through a psych haze, and it rings true on "Goddess."
 
Watch Fergus & Geronimo Live at CMJ from Dirty Laundry TV
Fergus & Geronimo performing their song "No Parties" at the CMJ Marathon.
 
Spacelab Weekend: Red Hot Chili Peppers - Funky Monks (Music Video)
The most exhilarating time for a band is when it moves from an up and coming band to a band-of-the-moment. Funky Monks captures that story before and as that happens, while the band is recording the album that made them famous -- BloodSugarSexMagik
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Spacelab Weekend: Daedelus Interview (Streaming Music)
Daedelus is a rare breed of musician / innovator / inventor. Check out an interview set amongst his music.
 
Listen to K-The-I??? - "Aching For Love Music" (Streaming Music)
The earth-shaking and big impact of the song comes across almost immediately from the outset, with the kind of bombastic approach to songcraft that's reminiscent of the The Bomb Squad from Public Enemy fame.
 
Watch Junip - “Line Of Fire” (Music Video)
It's from the upcoming album Spring on City due out on Apr. 23 on Mute Records.
 
Listen to Disappears - “Kone” (Streaming Music)
New brooding post-punk sounds off of their upcoming EP.
 
Watch Sigur Rós - Valtari Mystery Film Trailer (Music Video) Watch Sigur Rós - Valtari Mystery Film Trailer (Music Video)
Take a look at what's coming, it's being released in non-traditional venues and art houses as well as DVD.
 
Listen to How to destroy angels_ - Welcome Oblivion Listen to How to destroy angels_ - Welcome Oblivion
HTDA streaming in all of its glory.
 
Watch Tame Impala on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon Watch Tame Impala on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon
They're on tour in the US right now, last night they stopped by for a Fallon appearance.
 
Watch DNTEL Boiler Room Los Angeles DJ Set (Video) Watch DNTEL Boiler Room Los Angeles DJ Set (Video)
Dntel (Jimmy Tamborello, Figurine, The Postal Service) works some magic on a Boiler Room Los Angeles gig.
 
Watch PVT - “Vertigo” (Music Video) Watch PVT - “Vertigo” (Music Video)
PVT have a new 3D video for their song Vertigo, off of their new album Homosapien (released this week). PVT seems to be catching a dose off the current 80's new wave nostalgia for synths.
 
Atoms For Peace is Streaming AMOK In Full Atoms For Peace is Streaming AMOK In Full
Stream the the whole album in full and check out the crowdsourced visual effects.
 
Listen to Chelsea Light Moving - Chelsea Light Moving (Full Album) Listen to Chelsea Light Moving - Chelsea Light Moving (Full Album)
It's the first official post-Sonic Youth hiatus project that Moore's been involved in and its streaming in full ahead of its release next week.
 
Watch Black Marble - “A Great Design” (Music Video) Watch Black Marble - “A Great Design” (Music Video)
Black Marble have a new video for the song "A Great Design," the latest installment in their post-industrial, post-Kraftwerk, post-synthwave approach to music.
 
Listen to Beat Mark - “Son Thomas Hunter” (Streaming Music) Listen to Beat Mark - “Son Thomas Hunter” (Streaming Music)
Anyone into the recent My Bloody Valentine revival should check out Beat Mark. Their new single for the songs "Son Thomas Hunter" and "Purple Glow" thrive on late 80's early 90's influences like the Stone Roses, Blur and Jesus and Mary Chain to craft jangly indie pop with infectuous uptempo vibes.
 
Watch Eternal Summers Play Live at CMJ Via Dirty Laundry TV (Music Video) Watch Eternal Summers Play Live at CMJ Via Dirty Laundry TV (Music Video)
The jangly, noisey indie pop from Eternal Summers is going through a growth spurt, with their album Correct Behavoir getting the mix down treatment from Sune Rose Wagner from Ravonettes and Alonzo Vargas acting as producer.
 
Spacelab Weekend: Kraftwerk and the Electronic Revolution (Music Video) Spacelab Weekend: Kraftwerk and the Electronic Revolution (Music Video)
Kraftwerk, the masters of minimal and direct electronic music that laid the foundation of techno and electronic music for the coming decades. See the future impression they left on music -- from Bowie and Eno to Radiohead.
 
Spacelab Weekend: Tortoise Interview (Streaming Music) Spacelab Weekend: Tortoise Interview (Streaming Music)
Tortoise are a band that cross many styles, genres and influences; from post-rock to jazz to indie rock and more. Check out an interview with members of the band set amongst their music.
 
Spacelab Retrograde - The Postal Service - Such Great Heights
Now that we know that The Postal Service reunion is a full-blown phenomenon, Spacelab Retrograde takes a look back at one of the songs that made the band ... "Such Great Heights." The song propelled The Postal Service to great heights of their own.
 
Listen to Rollin Hunt - “Beautiful Park” (Streaming Music) Listen to Rollin Hunt - “Beautiful Park” (Streaming Music)
Rollin Hunt might have just written the spectral soundtrack to the future. His new song Beautiful Park is cosmic indie pop in every sense of the word, each sound dazzles and percolates with life. It's like three or four songs happening simultaneously, with Rollins magic vocals floated over the top.
 
Listen to Holy Wave - “Knife Hits / The Evil Has Landed” (Streaming Music)
Holy Wave combines a sort of Brian Jonestown Massacre kind of vibe with all the noise you love. Psych out.
 
Watch Yeah Yeah Yeahs - “Always” (Music Video) Watch Yeah Yeah Yeahs - “Always” (Music Video)
Yeah Yeahs Yeahs keep us guessing as to the next phase of their existence, their new album Mosquito. Today they've released part of their video for the song "Always."
 
Listen to Apparat - Krieg und Frieden (Streaming Music) Listen to Apparat - Krieg und Frieden (Streaming Music)
Sascha collected a 30-piece ensemble in an old abandoned factory in Germany and they created the music that goes with the theatre piece. Listen to it in full ahead of its release.
 
Listen to British Sea Power - “Machineries Of Joy” (Streaming Music) Listen to British Sea Power - “Machineries Of Joy” (Streaming Music)
Check out new music from British Sea Power's new album Machineries, with the song "Machineries of Joy." It's a return to form for the band, who have their own self-styled, British indie rock sound going on. Not to mention their foray into busking on the Great Wall of China.
 
Watch Local Natives - “Heavy Feet” (Music Video) Watch Local Natives - “Heavy Feet” (Music Video)
Sandwiches?
 
Listen to Fawn Spots - “Watered Down” (MP3 Download) Listen to Fawn Spots - “Watered Down” (MP3 Download)
Their fuzzed-out take on punk and noise is reminiscent of the 80's hardcore scene -- melodic verse-chorus-verse with a massive dose of energy. Fans of Husker Du have plenty to dig into here.
 
Watch Pissed Jeans “Bathroom Laughter” (Music Video) Watch Pissed Jeans “Bathroom Laughter” (Music Video)
Punk sounds from Pissed Jeans with the new video for "Bathroom Laughter" from the new album Honeys, which is out this week on Sub Pop Records. It's a supercharged dose of Pissed Jeans and it has a way of taking over the room when it's played, and the video has the same effect with its take on late night television gone wrong.
 
Listen to !!! - “Slyd” (Streaming Music) Listen to !!! - “Slyd” (Streaming Music)
!!! released the first song from their upcoming album Thr!!!er, with the song "Slyd." This is one of the the tracks on Thr!!!er that wasn't produced by Jim Eno, and the band got down and dirty by creating their own samples instead of sampling other songs.
 
Watch Jim James - “A New Life” (Music Video) Watch Jim James - “A New Life” (Music Video)
Jim James has been on a tear lately, with the release of his excellent new album Regions of Light and Sound of God. He just released the video for the song “A New Life” -- and this follows on last week's performance of the same song on Jimmy Fallon.
 
Listen to Solvents - “Forgive Yr Blood” (MP3 Download) Listen to Solvents - “Forgive Yr Blood” (MP3 Download)
Solvents' Forgive Yr Blood is the perfect blend of indie pop, folk and post punk. The movement back and forth between the violin and vocals happens so effortlessy that you could almost think one was mimicking the other.
 
Listen to The Thermals - “Born To Kill” (Streaming Music) Listen to The Thermals - “Born To Kill” (Streaming Music)
They're on Saddle Creek Records now, and the new album is called Desperate Ground. Check out new music with “Born To Kill.”
 
Listen to Destroy This Place - “Defeated” (MP3 Download) Listen to Destroy This Place - “Defeated” (MP3 Download)
Former electropunk band Thunderbirds Are Now! have become a relic of the past -- they've changed their name to Destroy This Place and moved into meatier musical confines.
 
Listen to The Postal Service - “A Tattered Line of String” (Streaming Music) Listen to The Postal Service -
“A Tattered Line of String” (Streaming Music)
The Postal Service reunion is in full effect for 2013, with the reissuing of the album Give Up on its 10th anniversary and their Coachella 2013 appearance ... but The Postal Service delivers today with a new song that wasn't on the original album -- it's called "A Tattered Line of String."
 
Listen to Frightened Rabbit - “Pedestrian Verse” (Streaming Music) Listen to Frightened Rabbit - “Pedestrian Verse” (Streaming Music)
There's an almost rock sound to go with their classic indie folk approach, I'm reminded of The Fall or Black Rebel Motorcycle Club. Dig in.
 
Watch TOKiMONSTA feat. Kool Keith - “The Force” (Music Video) Watch TOKiMONSTA feat. Kool Keith - “The Force” (Music Video)
The slow grind of TOKiMONSTA's song "The Force" is the perfect soundtrack for Kool Keith's kool vocal delivery.
 
Watch Night Beds on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (Music Video) Watch Night Beds on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (Music Video)
Night Beds is an indie folk music project from Winston Yellen from Nashville.
 
Spacelab Weekend: Sonic Youth - The Blues Scale / The Year That Punk Broke (Music Video) Spacelab Weekend: Sonic Youth - The Blues Scale / The Year That Punk Broke (Music Video)
Sonic Youth at the apex of their so-called "commercial" period. They were fully into and leading the way on the so called “sell out” of their music that so many post-punk and then Alternative bands were doing at the time. Watch the band as they were hanging out with Kurt Cobain and his band Nirvana.
 
Spacelab Weekend: Photek Interview (Streaming Music) Spacelab Weekend: Photek Interview
Photek waxes nostalgic on how he transitioned from happy hardcore to IDM/drum and bass and the difference between drum and bass and jungle.
 
Watch Dirty Projectors on Conan Watch Dirty Projectors on Conan
Dirty Projectors were on Conan O'Brien last night to perform the song “Offspring Are Blank” from their album Swing Lo Magellan.
 
Watch Frightened Rabbit - “Today's Cross” (Video) Watch Frightened Rabbit - “Today's Cross” (Video)
Slightly lo-fi and distorted, with a post-Misfits fetish to boot.
 
Watch Darkstar - “A Day's Pay For A Day's Work” (Video) Watch Darkstar - “A Day's Pay For A Day's Work” (Video)
The new installment from their live series, performing at The Asylum.
 
Listen to Grave Babies - “No Fear” (MP3 Download) Listen to Grave Babies - “No Fear” (MP3 Download)
Slightly lo-fi and distorted, with a post-Misfits fetish to boot.
 
Listen to City Light - “Wrecking Ball” (Streaming Music) Listen to City Light - “Wrecking Ball” (Streaming Music)
Indie pop repurposed as electronic pop. Elements of hip hop beats, Death Cab and pop music creep in here.
 
Listen to Prurient - “You Show Great Spirit” (Streaming Music) Listen to Prurient - “You Show Great Spirit” (Streaming Music)
New sounds from the cathedral of Prurient, a.k.a. Dominick Fernow, Vatican Shadow, Cold Cave as well as the Hospital Productions label. This time as Prurient, he channels Peter Murphy, Kraftwerk and early industrial music into something gothic, winding and huge.
 
Watch Local Natives on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (Music Video) Watch Local Natives on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (Music Video)
Local Natives were on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon last night to perform the song "Heavy Feet" from their album Hummingbird.
 
Listen to Cyclopean - “Fingers” (MP3 Download) Listen to Cyclopean - “Fingers” (MP3 Download)
Members of Can are doing up a new project called Cyclopean, and they're getting ready to release an EP. Today we get an advance on that with the song "Fingers."
 
Watch Pregnant - “Crush On” (Music Video) Watch Pregnant - “Crush On” (Music Video)
The new video from Pregnant for the song "Crush On" features more of the psychedlic adventures from their song "Strangers:" warping bass sounds intersect with looped guitars and a slightly off-kilter / errortronica rythyms. This time we get visuals as well, a combination of line drawings and abstract video.
 
Listen to Pond - “Giant Tortoise” (MP3 Download) Listen to Pond - “Giant Tortoise” (MP3 Download)
Taken from the upcoming Pond album Hobo Rocket, "Giant Tortoise" rocks in every way possible. Fuzzed-out guitar bliss gives way to lucid solos, which in turn comes back in tightly integrated verse-chorus-verse workouts. It's everything that's great about the Australian psych scene.
 
Watch Unknown Mortal Orchestra - “So Good at Being in Trouble” (Music Video) Watch Unknown Mortal Orchestra - “So Good at Being in Trouble” (Music Video)
Unknown Mortal Orchestra have released the video for their song "So Good At Being In Trouble," off of their new album II.
 
Watch Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds - “Jubilee Street” (NSFW) (Music Video) Watch Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds - “Jubilee Street” (NSFW) (Music Video)
The always adventurous Nick Cave has a new video for the song “Jubilee Street,” and is so often the case with Nick Cave, it's a NSFW video. It portrays a gritty story that Nick always tells so well -- something happening on the wrong side of the tracks in a funky part of town.
 
 
 
Listen to Calculon - “Where I'm From” (MP3 Download) Listen to Calculon - “Where I'm From” (MP3 Download)
The drum & bass vibe is alive and well here with "Where I'm From," with a touch of old school reggae or dub with the keyboards. Vintage and new ... at the same time.
 
Listen to Ernest Gonzales - “Somber Arrows” (Streaming Music) Watch Beach House - “Forever Still” (Music Video)
They took inspiration from Pink Floyd's Live At Pompeii movie and did their own thing.
 
Listen to Ernest Gonzales - “Somber Arrows” (Streaming Music) Listen to Ernest Gonzales - “Somber Arrows” (Streaming Music)
The latest from new school ambient experimentalist Ernest Gonzales is the song "Somber Arrows, a slowed-down exercise in chill and loop-based mixes.
 
Watch Titus Andronicus Takeaway Show - “Tried To Quit Smoking” (Music Video) Watch Titus Andronicus Takeaway Show - “Tried To Quit Smoking” (Music Video)
Take the deep down, stripped down, guttural sounds in this performance from Patrick Stickles of Titus Andronicus and combine them with the patented delivery of LaBlogotheque's Take Away Shows, and you have a bare bones, down to the soul performance.
 
Listen to My Bloody Valentine - MBV (Full Album Stream) Listen to My Bloody Valentine - MBV (Full Album Stream)
At long last, and worth the wait ... the new My Bloody Valentine album, called MBV. It's been literally decades in the making, and it's been launched just as the band heads out on tour. The band has offered all of the tracks up on YouTube, which we've compiled into a playlist here.
 
Spacelab Weekend: Pixies - loudQUIETloud A Film About the Pixies Spacelab Weekend: Pixies - loudQUIETloud A Film About the Pixies (Music Video)
Check in with the Pixies on their 2004 reunion tour. Egos and creative differences broke the band apart, and they brought it back together for a major reunion starting with a show in Minneapolis. They were all "adults" at this point ... and this tour saw them managing the tensions between ...
 
Spacelab Weekend: Amon Tobin Interview (Streaming Music) Spacelab Weekend: Amon Tobin Interview
Always pushing the boundaries of electronic music, Amon Tobin is never one to repeat ideas from album to album. Check in with him on this interview vignette set amongst his music.
 
Spacelab Retrograde - Tricky - Maxinquaye (Full Album) Spacelab Retrograde - Tricky - Maxinquaye (Full Album)
That classic first album from Tricky ... redefined music at the time and proved Tricky to be in the master class of making music. He'd come from the School of Massive Attack and split off from the band for creative differences. He found Martina Topley-Bird as a singer and together the two of them made the most incredible music and sounds.
 
Watch How to destroy angels_ - “How Long” (Music Video) Watch How to destroy angels_ - “How Long” (Music Video)
The next taste of How to destroy angels_ album Welcome Oblivion arrives today with a spooky new video for the song "How Long." It has all of the requisite HTDA goods in it ... darkness, oblivion, apcolypse ... wrapped in post-industrial music with a pop wrapper.
 
Watch the A Place To Bury Strangers Interview From Dirty Laundry TV (Music Video) Watch the A Place To Bury Strangers Interview From Dirty Laundry TV (Music Video)
Karrie K talks to Dion backstage at the Troubadour about witchcraft and how it influenced the band's name, curating a festival lineup and the choices Dion would make, as well as guitar effects pedals.
 
Watch Yo La Tengo - “I'll Be Around” (Music Video) Watch Yo La Tengo - “I'll Be Around” (Music Video)
Spoiler Alert: someone gets arrested.
 
Listen to Pregnant - “Strangers” (Streaming Music) Listen to Pregnant - “Strangers” (Streaming Music)
Fearless audio collage.
 
Watch Eels - “New Alphabet” (Music Video) Watch Eels - “New Alphabet” (Music Video)
Seafood is involved, and it's not Eels.
 
Listen to Jensen Serf Company - “Better Man” (MP3 Download) Listen to Jensen Serf Company - “Better Man” (MP3 Download)
Jensen Serf Company is what the name implies - surf-styled music from Florida with a lot of reverb and garage / punk influences. There's a definite punk tension here.
 
Watch Animal Collective - “Applesauce” (Music Video) Watch Animal Collective - “Applesauce” (Music Video)
New video with a new vibe.
 
Watch Darkstar - “Amplified Ease” (Music Video)
It was filmed in the major British film studio called Pinewood Studios, underwater in a tank used in the filming of the James Bond movie Skyfall.
 
Watch Tame Impala - “Mind Mischief” (NSFW) (Music Video) Watch Tame Impala - “Mind Mischief” (NSFW) (Music Video)
It gets steamy.
 
Watch The Flaming Lips - “Sun Blows Up Today” (Music Video) Watch The Flaming Lips - “Sun Blows Up Today” (Music Video)
The new Flaming Lips album The Terror hits the world on Apr. 2 (safely after April Fools) and today we get a new lyric video for the non-album track "Sun Blows Up Today."
 
Watch The Knife - “Full Of Fire” (Music Video) Watch The Knife - “Full Of Fire” (Music Video)
The Knife is back! Let's Knife!
 
Watch Lost Animal - “Say No to Thugs” (Music Video) Watch Lost Animal - “Say No to Thugs” (Music Video)
If you've ever wondered what that big waterproof casing in your closet is good for, the "Say No To Thugs" video answers that question.
 
Watch The Black Angels “Sniper” at Austin Psych Fest 2012 (Music Video) Watch The Black Angels “Sniper” at Austin Psych Fest 2012 (Music Video)
Just in time for the arrival of the Austin Psych Fest DVD and the new Black Angels album Indigo Meadow, comes a video performance from The Black Angels from the previous Austin Psych Fest. It's for the song "Sniper," off the album Phosphorene Dream.
 
Spacelab Weekend: Re:Generation Music Project Spacelab Weekend: Re:Generation Music Project
Skrillex, Pretty Lights, The Crystal Method, DJ Premier and Mark Ronson as they remix five older styles of music. Skrillex takes on The Doors, Pretty Lights vs. LeAnn Rimes and The Crystal Method vs. Martha Reeves are just part of what happens here.
 
Spacelab Weekend: Battles Interview (Streaming Music)
Spacelab Weekend: Battles Interview
Battles have taken the music world for a spin as they've continued to break through the confines of electronic music, post rock and experimental music. One of the bands that can truly boast about being unable to be categorized, Battles always keeps us guessing in the best way. Check out the Battles interview set amongst tracks of their music.
 
Watch Iceage - “Ecstasy” (Music Video) Watch Iceage - “Ecstasy” (Music Video)
Do you need to rock out, like right now? Iceage gotcha covered with their new video for the song "Ecstasy."
 
Listen to Mogwai - “Wizard Motor” (Streaming Music) Listen to Mogwai - “Wizard Motor” (Streaming Music)
Mogwai are doing a soundtrack for the French zombie TV show "Les Revenants," and now we have a song from that with "Wizard Motor."
 
Watch Helado Negro - “Dance Ghost” (Music Video) Watch Helado Negro - “Dance Ghost” (Music Video)
Citing influences like Funkadelic, DJ Premiere, South American 60's pop, Arthur Russell, Ecuadorean ballad singer Julio Jaramillo, and Adrian Sherwood, Helado Negro (aka Roberto C. Lange) sets out to make the kind of music that defies categorization.
 
Listen to Herbcraft - “No Land” (Streaming Music) Listen to Herbcraft - “No Land” (Streaming Music)
This sonic sprawling clocks in at almost eight minutes, and is almost reminiscent of the most experimental era of Pink Floyd -- their pre-success days that saw them doing the soundtrack to the film More or even the epic Ummagumma. Look at the name of the band and think about it.
 
Listen to Blank Realm - “Growing Inside” (Streaming Music) Listen to Blank Realm - “Growing Inside” (Streaming Music)
More new music from Blank Realm, a band from Australia with a laid-back psych approach to songwriting. Their music alternates back and forth between clean-sounding, compressed guitars with reverb to over-distorted psychedelic noise.
 
Watch ultraísta- “wash it over” (Music Video) Watch ultraísta- “wash it over” (Music Video)
Radiohead producer Nigel Godrich and band have a hot new video.
 
Listen to Snowden - “Keep Quiet” Savile Remix + Nive Remix (MP3 Download) Listen to Snowden - “Keep Quiet” Savile Remix + Nive Remix (MP3 Download)
There's a definite subliminal chill on the remixes -- they might be uptempo but they're chilled down in effect.
 
Listen to Lost Animal - “Lose the Baby” (MP3 Download) Listen to Akron/Family - “No Room” (Streaming Music)
Miles Seaton from Akron/Family on the new, upcoming album Sub Verses: "Intelligence giving way to remix culture, nothing to do but blindly live as customers, stumbling, content drunk through the digital bazaar."
 
Listen to Lost Animal - “Lose the Baby” (MP3 Download) Listen to Lost Animal - “Lose the Baby” (MP3 Download)
The new Lost Animal song "Lose the Baby" is a jangly indie pop kind of thing, from the album Ex Tropical that's due out next week on Hardly Art Records. There's an almost free-flowing, rambling style to the lyrical delivery similar to Kurt Vile or even Randy Newman (back in the day) -- it has a very laid back vibe. BONUS: full album stream.
 
Listen to Black Rebel Motorcycle Club - “Let The Day Begin” (Streaming) Listen to Black Rebel Motorcycle Club - “Let The Day Begin” (Streaming Music)
The first taste from the upcoming Black Rebel Motorcycle Club album Specter At the Feast.
 
Watch Clinic - “Seamless Boogie Woogie BBC 10pm” (Music Video) Watch Clinic - “Seamless Boogie Woogie BBC 10pm” (Music Video)
Clinic has a new psychotropic video for the song "Seamless Boogie Woogie BBC 10pm (rpt)," from the album Free Reign which was released in November of last year.
 
Watch Flying Lotus - “Such a Square” (Music Video) Watch Flying Lotus - “Such a Square” (Music Video)
Talk about a cocktail of new music creativity: Flying Lotus, Bob Moog and animator Adam 'lilfuchs' Fuchs in a collaboration to mark the release of a handcrafted analog synthesizer: the Sub Phatty. A Phatty isn't good enough anymore ... now you need to go Sub Phatty.
 
Listen to The Growlers - “One Million Lovers” (Streaming Music) Listen to The Growlers - “One Million Lovers” (Streaming Music)
Calling The Growlers garage rock would be too easy -- and probably not a good enough description. Influenced more by 60's California rock than the garage phenomenon/revival that seems to be ongoing right now.
 
Listen to The Growlers - “One Million Lovers” (Streaming Music) Listen to Junip - “Line Of Fire” (MP3 Download)
José González is back with a new song from Junip.
 
Watch Crystal Castles - “Sad Eyes” (Music Video) Watch Crystal Castles - “Sad Eyes” (Music Video)
Crystal Castles have a new video out for the song "Sad Eyes," off of the album III.
 
Watch The Joy Formidable on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (Music Video) Watch The Joy Formidable on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (Music Video)
The Joy Formidable were on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon Friday night to perform the song "This Ladder Is Ours" from the album Wolf's Law.
 
Spacelab Weekend: Austin Psych Fest Documentary (Music Video) Spacelab Weekend: Austin Psych Fest Documentary (Music Video)
The Austin Psych Fest ... a gathering of the tribes for psychedelic modern rock. It's a way out time -- check out the Austin Psych Fest documentary in all of its glory. The festival was held in a decommissioned steam power plant and included bands like A Place To Bury Strangers, Crystal Stilts ...
 
Spacelab Weekend: Flying Lotus and Brainfeeder (Streaming Music) Spacelab Weekend: Flying Lotus and Brainfeeder (Streaming Music)
Check out Flying Lotus talking about his Brainfeeder recording label and playing music from a host of acts from or that are influenced by Brainfeeder: The Gaslamp Killer, Gonjasufi and Daedelus are only a few.
 
Spacelab Retrograde: Stereolab - "Dots and Loops" (Streaming Music) Spacelab Retrograde: Stereolab - "Dots and Loops" (Streaming Music)
It met head on with their two other favorite experiments: the gurgling sounds of analogue synthesizers and the new school Chicago jazz workouts that would dominate much of their future albums. And futuristic it was ...
 
Watch Psychic Ills “One More Time” (Music Video) Watch Psychic Ills “One More Time” (Music Video)
Psychic Ills sits comfortably in the vein of Spaceman 3's finer work; reverb drenched slow-motion Brit-pop that sounds like it was miked from halfway across the room.
 
Watch Woods - “Size Meets The Sound” (Music Video) Watch Woods - “Size Meets The Sound” (Music Video)
Psych folk band Woods, the band behind the Woodsist label, has come out of the woods to offer up the video for the song "Size Meets Sound." It's from their album Bend Beyond, which was released last year.
 
Watch Trance Farmers - “Purple Hay” (Music Video) Watch Trance Farmers - “Purple Hay” (Music Video)
No-wave and psych meets chilled out downtempo with the new video "Purple Hay" from Trance Farmers.
 
Listen to Beach Fossils - “Generational Synthetic” (Streaming Music) Listen to Beach Fossils - “Generational Synthetic” (Streaming Music)
The noise pop / garage-ish band has two other full length albums out and used to include Cole Smith (DIIV) and John Peńa (Heavenly Beat) before they took on their other bands full time.
 
Watch Ty Segall - “Thank God For Sinners” (Music Video) Watch Ty Segall - “Thank God For Sinners” (Music Video)
It's time to rock out.
 
Listen to Darkstar - News From Nowhere (Streaming Music) Listen to Darkstar - News From Nowhere (Streaming Music)
Darkstar are streaming their full length album News From Nowhere, which is out on Feb. 4/5 on Warp Records.
 
Watch Suuns - “Edie's Dream” (Music Video) Watch Suuns - “Edie's Dream” (Music Video)
Check out the new music video of “Edie's Dream” from Suuns. It's a slowed-down hazy vibe, laid over steady beats that only the otherworldly Suuns can create. The video takes Edie on a trip through the forest, looking for something.
 
Watch Yo La Tengo on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (Music Video) Watch Yo La Tengo on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (Music Video)
Yo La Tengo were on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon last night with Fred Armisen to perform the songs "Ohm" and "I'll Be Around" off of their new album Fade.
 
Listen to Kim Deal - “Walking With A Killer” and “Dirty Hessians” (Streaming Music) Listen to Kim Deal - “Walking With A Killer” and “Dirty Hessians” (Streaming Music)
What's Kim's deal?
 
Listen to Unknown Mortal Orchestra - “So Good At Being In Trouble” (Streaming Music) Listen to Unknown Mortal Orchestra - “So Good At Being In Trouble” (Streaming Music)
Recording label Jagjaguwar are promising a video soon ... but in today's stretch-out-the-PR as loooong as you can world, we get the stream first. Enjoy.
 
Watch SBTRKT - “Trials Of The Past” (NSFW Music Video) Watch SBTRKT - “Trials Of The Past” (NSFW Music Video)
I know, the urge to watch at work is OVERWHELMING, isn't it? Don't ... click ... on the play button. What you'll find is haunting.
 
Watch the Micachu and the Shapes Interview on Dirty Laundry TV (Music Video) Watch the Micachu and the Shapes Interview on Dirty Laundry TV (Music Video)
Host Karrie K talks to Micachu & The Shapes about the daily influence of watching the show Cheers and how it influenced the band music, ideal film directors and the worst jobs they ever had. And wankers.
 
Listen to Ohvaur - “A Memories Chase” (MP3 Download) Listen to Ohvaur - “A Memories Chase” (MP3 Download)
Check out the rolling bassline! Ohvaur hit you at the top of the song with the bass line of death, before breaking in with a more semantic cutting of a pop song on a bender.
 
Listen to Four Tet - 0181 (MP3 Download) Listen to Four Tet - 0181 (MP3 Download)
The master is back, styling the music world with a free download of a rarities compilation. This is today's "must listen" music.
 
Watch Jon Spencer Blues Explosion - “Bag Of Bones” (Music Video) Watch Jon Spencer Blues Explosion - “Bag Of Bones” (Music Video)
Indie-punk-blues stalwarts Jon Spencer Blues Explosion just released a new video for the song “Bag Of Bones,” off of the album Meat And Bone. It's a short quick animated take on the whole JSBX dynamic ... it looks this could be a day in the life of Jon Spencer.
 
Listen to Calculon - “Feel” EP (Streaming Music) Listen to Calculon - “Feel” EP (Streaming Music)
The Loose Squares recording label in Chicago offers up more music to get down to.
 
Listen to Apparat – “A Violent Sky” (Streaming Music) Listen to Apparat – “A Violent Sky” (Streaming Music)
He collected a 30-piece ensemble in an old abandoned factory (where all of the best artistic collaborations happen, of course) in Germany and they created the music that goes with the theatre piece. The whole collection is called “Krieg und Frieden (Music for Theatre)” and arrives via Mute Records next month.
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