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Watch: Screaming Females’ “Leave It All Up To Me” Video

Watch: Screaming Females’ “Leave It All Up To Me” Video

August 28, 2012, By

A cat carcass, goth kids, human entrails… Must be Tuesday.

Download New WHY? Song

Download New WHY? Song

August 28, 2012, By

  WHY?‘s fifth album, Mumps, Etc., doesn’t come out till October 9, but today you can download the album’s opening track, “Jonathan’s …

Watch: Julia Holter’s “Goddess Eyes I”

Watch: Julia Holter’s “Goddess Eyes I”

August 28, 2012, By

  The last time we saw experimental multi-instrumentalist Julia Holter, she was looking solemn while making some sort of string maze in her video for “…

Stream Jens Lekman’s ‘I Know What Love Isn’t’ Album

Stream Jens Lekman’s ‘I Know What Love Isn’t’ Album

August 28, 2012, By

Prepare for Swedish whimsy.

Watch: Sleigh Bells Hit The “End Of The Line”

Watch: Sleigh Bells Hit The “End Of The Line”

August 27, 2012, By

The bubblegum-pop duo flirts with subtlety in this bike-filled clip.

Music Tapes Release “Playing ‘Evening’” And Fund Tent Tour

Music Tapes Release “Playing ‘Evening’” And Fund Tent Tour

August 27, 2012, By

Get that singing saw lesson you’ve always dreamed of!

Hotel Deals Announced For 2012 CMJ Music Marathon

Hotel Deals Announced For 2012 CMJ Music Marathon

August 24, 2012

Because, yeah, you need to sleep, too.

Twerps Announce New Track And Tour

Twerps Announce New Track And Tour

August 23, 2012, By

Australian lo-fi foursome Twerps are back with a new track, “He’s In Stock,” from their upcoming three-song 7″ release, Work It Out, due out September 17. …

Track Premiere: Treasure Fleet’s “Nitsa”

Track Premiere: Treasure Fleet’s “Nitsa”4

August 23, 2012, By

Chicago punks get psychedelic on this kid-inspired single.

New Track From Chomp

New Track From Chomp

August 23, 2012, By

  Chomp, the new project of Cloud Nothings and Total Babes guitarist Joe Boyer, Jayson Gerycz (Cloud Nothings) and Chris Brown (Total Babes), has released …

Watch: Killer Mike’s “Untitled” Video

Watch: Killer Mike’s “Untitled” Video

August 22, 2012, By

A royal clip feat. Scar and ‘R.A.P.’ producer El-P.

5 Lessons From The Very Grimes Video For Grimes’s “Genesis”

5 Lessons From The Very Grimes Video For Grimes’s “Genesis”1

August 22, 2012, By

Has Claire Boucher out-Grimesed herself?

Track Premiere: Abandoned Pools’ “Behemoth”

Track Premiere: Abandoned Pools’ “Behemoth”2

August 22, 2012, By

A song for L.A.’s truck-driving men

More Tour Dates, And A Track Download, For The Men

More Tour Dates, And A Track Download, For The Men

August 22, 2012, By

Having played around 100 shows this year already, Brooklyn-based rockers the Men will be hitting the road again this fall. On the new tour, the band …

CMJ 2012 Announces Initial Artist Line-Up

CMJ 2012 Announces Initial Artist Line-Up3

August 21, 2012

The Presets, Walkmen, Mountain Goats, Kimbra, GZA, OFF!, King Tuff, Killer Mike and more!