Bringing hip hop back to its roots. New ASAP kid absolutely killing it. Probably my favorite ASAP track ever and it features Method Man. I feel like I’m back in the ’90s.
ALife Presents King Krule
ALife in NYC recently had King Krule (Archie Marshall) over to play for a small gathering. Lucky ducks. Missed out like me? Join thousands of others to see him play at Aus’s Laneway Festival next year. Details here.
THE SHRINE ON TOUR
What do you get when a bunch of skater punks make noise together under the guidance of a wolf tripping on acid? The Shrine.
Mikal Cronin at the El Rey
The other night Mikal Cronin performed at the legendary El Rey Theatre in Hollywood, California. I managed to sneak my camera past the moody security guards, through the crowds of hysterical teenage girls …
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds – Higgs Boson Blues
The official video for what I reckon is the highlight of Push the Sky Away. Shot in East London, and directed by Iain Forsyth & Jane Pollard. If you haven’t got the album yet, go get it from here.
Reignwolf in Rolling Stone Magazine
Thank god we swooped in early and got Jordan out to Aus before he got too big and began the tour with Black Sabbath. Read about him in Rolling Stone magazine, where he premiered his new song, “In the Dark.”
The Orwells // Dirty Sheets Vid
Illinois’ ripe, young garage-rock band, The Orwells, just released their new video for “Dirty Sheets” off of their upcoming album which will be released on 13th January via Atlantic. UPCOMING TOUR WITH ARCTIC MONKEYS: 1/30 Miami, FL – The Fillmore 1/31 Orlando, Fl – Hard Rock Live 2/1 Saint Petersburg, FL – Jannus Live 2/3…
Reignwolf Australian Tour
Direct from supporting the Pixies, Monster Children magazine in association with Bulleit Whiskey are proud to present Reignwolf for two nights this month in Aus. Based in the US, native of Canada Jordan Cook AKA Reignwolf is a maelstrom of blues riffs and heavy roaring rock hooks. A powerhouse on stage, he’s a music force to…
kids cover forty-six and 2
In response to Warren’s first post and cos Jason will hate it, heres a bunch of kids covering Tool’s forty-six and 2. And heres a good interview with Maynard from this year to kill an hour or so with.
A little sugar for your cheese grits.
You like music, you’ll like this. The new Rusty Cage album entitled “Heretics” is out now. Go get it. Here’s a nice cover from him also. Bandcamp.
Tickets for Jake Bugg in Aus on sale
JAKE BUGG‘s heading to Australia April 2014 following the release of his second album, Shangri La this month. Tickets go on sale this Friday at 9am. 17 April – Melbourne, Palace Theatre 20 April – Sydney, Enmore Theatre 23 April – Brisbane, The Hifi Check out Secret Sounds for details
Five Minutes with Parquet Courts
Parquet Courts is a Brooklyn-based, four-piece punk band consisting of Andrew Savage, Austin Brown, Sean Yeaton, and Andrew’s brother Max Savage.
Old Records for Know-Nothing Striplings
I dare you to find a more perfect song than Echo & the Bunnymen’s ‘The Killing Moon’. I double dare you. In fact …
James Franco & Seth Rogen – Bound 3
Less uncomfortable to watch than the original
TRIBAL TUNES: Roman Romains
In 2009, I went to Burning Man. I find it reassuring to know that I will die before I ever have to go there again. It helps me sleep at night knowing I will succumb to the deep dark unknown before I tread foot on that dusty pile of human ruin known as the Playa…
What on God’s Green Earth is This? Feat. Clare Maguire
Who’s the pretty girl with the deep, honest, seductive eyes? How can you get close to her and know her deepest and darkest secrets? No idea. But here’s one cool thing you can learn about her – she sounds NOTHING like she looks. Close your eyes and imagine what kind of a body houses a…
24 Hours of Happy
If you’ve got nothing to do for the next 24 hours, Pharrell has released a new 24 hour video – the world’s first apparently. The clip starts off based on your time zone, and you can skip through the day to watch the different scenes. It is however all soundtracked to Pharrell’s new single ‘Happy’,…
NEW MUSIC: KEVIN MORBY
I love Woods. Who doesn’t? If you just answered “me”, you’ve got some issues and I don’t know how to help you, because you need ear transplants and I don’t know the first thing about ear surgery or even how to get a referral. I don’t have health insurance and my ears are working just…
Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds ’14 Tour
Nick Cave‘s just announced his 2014 North American tour. Register today at here to access a 24-hour ticket pre-sale starting Nov 19 at 10am EST. 06/16/14 – Louisville Palace Theatre – Louisville, KY 06/18/14 – Midland Theatre – Kansas City, MO 06/20/14 – Milwaukee Theatre – Milwaukee, WI 06/21/14 – State Theatre – Minneapolis, MN…