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Listen: Mr. Twin Sister – “Blush”

Listen: Mr. Twin Sister – “Blush”

August 5, 2014, By

Mr. Twin Sister is out September 23 on Twin Group/Infinite Best

Listen: SOPHIE – “Hard”

Listen: SOPHIE – “Hard”

August 4, 2014, By

Part of a Rinse FM podcast

Listen: Joey Bada$$ – “Big Dusty” (Prod. Kirk Knight)

Listen: Joey Bada$$ – “Big Dusty” (Prod. Kirk Knight)

August 4, 2014, By

The debut single from B4DA$$

Lollapalooza: August 1-3, 2014

Lollapalooza: August 1-3, 2014

August 4, 2014

Woodstock III?

Listen: A Sunny Day In Glasgow – “Almost Like Emotion (The Drop)”

Listen: A Sunny Day In Glasgow – “Almost Like Emotion (The Drop)”

August 4, 2014, By

No Death is available via Lefse

Q&A: Superior Viaduct Records

Q&A: Superior Viaduct Records1

August 4, 2014, By

Label honcho Steve Viaduct on running a cult reissue label

Twin Peaks – Wild Onion

Twin Peaks – Wild Onion

August 4, 2014, By

Here’s another solid crew from a rumbling Chicago cracked-pop demi-scene (Space Raft, Nones, Heavy Times) that feels like the usually weirder, record-collecting, $3.50 beer-fed, Midwest …

Listen: Avi Buffalo – “Memories Of You”

Listen: Avi Buffalo – “Memories Of You”

August 4, 2014, By

At Best Cuckold is out September 9 via Sub Pop

Porter Ray Releases New Mixtape, Announces Sub Pop Debut

Porter Ray Releases New Mixtape, Announces Sub Pop Debut

August 1, 2014, By

Experimental hip-hop duo Shabazz Palaces just released one of the most epically weird albums of recent memory, but that doesn’t seem to be enough …

Listen : Operators – “True”

Listen : Operators – “True”

August 1, 2014, By

EP1 out on August 5

CMJ Mixtape: August 2014

CMJ Mixtape: August 2014

August 1, 2014

Featuring tracks from The Underachievers, J Mascis and more!

Staff Picks: Track Of The Week

Staff Picks: Track Of The Week

August 1, 2014

Everything old is new again

Blue Moon Marquee (CKDU) and Vaudeville Etiquette (KAOS)

Chart Discovery: Blue Moon Marquee (CKDU) and Vaudeville Etiquette (KAOS)

August 1, 2014, By

From jazzy delta blues to boot-stompin’ Seattle folk

Shabazz Palaces – Lese Majesty

Shabazz Palaces – Lese Majesty

August 1, 2014, By

One of the most overused cliches in music is that an artist or an album doesn’t sound like anything else. From a journalist’s …

Head In The Clouds: The Top 25 SoundCloud Tracks Of The Week

Head In The Clouds: The Top 25 SoundCloud Tracks Of The Week

August 1, 2014

Our favorites this week

Wampire Announces New LP, <cite>Bazaar</cite>, Shares “Wizard Staff”

Wampire Announces New LP, Bazaar, Shares “Wizard Staff”

July 31, 2014, By

The album drops October 7 via Polyvinyl