Kendrick Lamar to Debut Short Film m.A.A.d at Sundance NEXT Fest

On August 9th, Kendrick Lamar and award-winning director Kahlil Joseph will debut m.A.A.d, a 14-minute short film inspired by his acclaimed debut album, good kid, m.A.A.d city. The premiere will be held at Sundance’s first … read more »



Animal Collective Announces East Coast DJ Tour

Animal Collective, the act that produced some of our favorite psych and pop jams of the aughts, are going on tour—sort of. While Noah Lennox aka Panda Bear won’t be appearing on this particular venture, … read more »

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Watch a Creepy Trailer for Pharmakon’s New Album, Bestial Burden

Margaret Chardiet, the New York-based power electronics artist who releases music as Pharmakon, will follow-up last year’s throbbing, abrasive Abandon with a new full-length called Bestial Burden. Out October 14th on Sacred Bones, the album … read more »

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Stream Kitty Cash’s “Love the Free II,” Filled With R&B Dream Jams

It’s a good time to be a woman in R&B, and no one is proving that more than Kilo Kish’s DJ, Kitty Cash. Cash’s new mixtape, Love the Free II, is gleefully expansive, spanning an … read more »

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Kaytranada Announces International Fall Tour

The conclusion of a sold-out European summer tour won’t slow down 21-year-old Kaytranada. The producer/masterful remixer from Montreal has announced a slew of fall shows across North America and Europe, making pit stops at festivals … read more »

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Finally, DIIV’s Zachary Cole Smith Opens up about Addiction, Arrest and Sky Ferreira

In a new feature-length profile by Stereogum’s Chris DeVille, DIIV frontman and occasional model Zachary Cole Smith opens up about his childhood, his band, and some of his more recent headline-grabbing life events, including last … read more »

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TV on the Radio Announce New Album, Seeds

Today, vet Brooklyn outfit TV on the Radio announced their upcoming fifth studio album, Seeds, on Harvest records. The band uploaded a twenty-five second trailer to their website featuring new music and gobs of rainbow … read more »

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Arca Announces DJ Tour with Total Freedom and Jesse Kanda

Following eyeball-scorching scenes from Trauma—his film with visual artist pal Jesse Kanda that debuted at MoMA PS1 at the end of last year—Venezuelan producer Arca has announced he’ll be hitting the road this September for … read more »

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Nicki Minaj Pushes Back “Anaconda,” Shares New Flavor of Moscato Instead

We’re not sure if you noticed, but Nicki Minaj announced her second single last week with artwork that makes her OG Sucka Free photoshoot look like child’s play. After popping eyes open 48 hours before … read more »

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Hey LA, RSVP to Federal Prism’s “A Night at The ACE” Party

TV On The Radio member Dave Sitek, who runs the eclectic indie label Federal Prism, is kicking off a new party series next Tuesday, July 29th. It’s going down in the upstairs lounge at Los … read more »

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