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Watch: Best Coast Share “I Don’t Know How” Video

Watch: Best Coast Share “I Don’t Know How” Video

October 30, 2013, By

“I Don’t Know How” to skateboard

Son Lux – Lanterns

Son Lux – Lanterns

October 30, 2013, By

“I can see the flickers, over me the lantern’s raised/Lift me up, lift me over it/Show me what you’re hiding, take …

Best Of CMJ 2013: 10 Breakout Artists You Should Have Seen

Best Of CMJ 2013: 10 Breakout Artists You Should Have Seen1

October 29, 2013

From Bishop to Preatures and everything in beTWEENS

Watch: Islands Share Video For “Wave Forms”

Watch: Islands Share Video For “Wave Forms”

October 29, 2013, By

Now with 100% real waves!

Listen: Sufjan Stevens Shares Unreleased Track From 1998, “Jamila”

Listen: Sufjan Stevens Shares Unreleased Track From 1998, “Jamila”

October 29, 2013, By

And a happy belated birthday to Sufjan’s sister!

Watch: Joey Bada$$ Shares Video For “My Yout” Ft. Maverick Sabre

Watch: Joey Bada$$ Shares Video For “My Yout” Ft. Maverick Sabre

October 29, 2013, By

Summer Knights EP is out today

Watch: Audacity Share Video For “Hole In The Sky”

Watch: Audacity Share Video For “Hole In The Sky”1

October 29, 2013, By

Butter Knife is out today via Suicide Squeeze

Watch: Savages Share Video For “Marshal Dear”

Watch: Savages Share Video For “Marshal Dear”

October 29, 2013, By

Like a scary children’s movie

Upset – She’s Gone

Upset – She’s Gone

October 29, 2013, By

Upset is a happy accident of sorts. After leaving Vivian Girls for Best Coast, drummer Ali Koehler appeared to be kicking ass and taking names. …

KCRW’s Masquerade Ball @ The Legendary Park Plaza: October 26, 2013

KCRW’s Masquerade Ball @ The Legendary Park Plaza: October 26, 2013

October 29, 2013, By

Less spooky than kooky

CMJ 2013 Survey: Win A Pair Of Badges For CMJ 2014

CMJ 2013 Survey: Win A Pair Of Badges For CMJ 2014

October 29, 2013, By

Give us your best (and your worst) feedback!

Passion Pit @ The Greek Theater: October 25, 2013

Passion Pit @ The Greek Theater: October 25, 2013

October 28, 2013, By

Get Pit to the Greek

CMJ Is Looking For Spring 2014 Editorial Interns

CMJ Is Looking For Spring 2014 Editorial Interns1

October 28, 2013

Apply before November 25!

Listen: Action Bronson Samples Allen Iverson In “Practice”

Listen: Action Bronson Samples Allen Iverson In “Practice”

October 28, 2013, By

Blue Chips 2 drops this Friday

The Sidleys – “Burning”

The Sidleys – “Burning”

October 28, 2013

R.I.P. Lou Reed

R.I.P. Lou Reed1

October 28, 2013, By

Some guy projectile vomited right past my head at a Lou Reed show in 1986. Though Lou Reed had just released Mistrial, a fairly rocking if …