Mike Winn

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Arca

The Venezuelan-born producer Alejandro Ghersi, aka Arca, has got a handful of releases to his name so far, including 2012's <i>Stretch 1</i> and <i>Stretch 2</i>, a pair of bewildering EPs that threaded glassy digital synths with sped-up vocals and chopped'n'screwed stutterbeats, all as twisted and contorted as …

The Flaming Lips: With a Little Help From My Fwends

An all-star 'Sgt. Pepper' cover album turns into a bad trip<p>Rockers from Jimi Hendrix to Sonic Youth have futzed about with songs from <i>Sgt. Pepper's</i> …

Flaming Lips

Run the Jewels: Run the Jewels 2

Badass radical rappers smash the system<p>On their second album as Run the Jewels, noise-loving Brooklyn rapper-producer El-P and Atlanta's Killer Mike …

Jewels

Logic: Under Pressure

Maryland MC is all style, no substance<p>Logic started from the bottom, now he's here. The Maryland rapper had a nightmarish upbringing in federal …

Nicotine

Arca: Xen

Kanye-approved producer plays with soft, surreal sounds<p>Alejandro Ghersi (a.k.a. Arca) is the young producer responsible for some of the artiest …

Xen

Calvin Harris: Motion

Scottish super-DJ reaches back into the same old bag of tricks<p>Musicians have been puzzling for decades over how to follow a career-making, …

Top 10

Listen To Pink Floyd's Ethereal New Song 'Allons-y (1)'

The track comes from the band's upcoming LP 'The Endless River'<p>Pink Floyd's new album <i>The Endless River</i> is coming out in one week, but those who can't …

Indie Music

Röyksopp: The Inevitable End review – poignant and brooding electronica

(Dog Triumph)<p>Röyksopp’s fifth LP, as its title suggests, will be their last – at least in a “traditional album format”, they say. Closely following <i>Do It Again</i>, their collaborative EP with Robyn, their latest offering includes a reworking of the already excellent Monument from that record and, …

Andy Stott: Faith in Strangers

British abstractionist explores the dark side of ambient music<p>Opening on glacial chords that echo Brian Eno's ambient work, the latest by U.K. …

Ambient Music

Hear Ghostface Killah's Ominous New Track 'The Battlefield'

Soulful cut is the opener from Wu-Tang member's upcoming "hip-hop superhero" concept album '36 Seasons'<p>Ghostface Killah has shared "The Battlefield," …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Interpol Release New Track "What Is What"

Interpol have collaborated once again with Shepard Fairey, who was behind the cover art of <i>Antics</i>. Fairey created a Brooklyn mural in honor of their <i>El Pintor</i> single "Everything is Wrong" featuring the anagrams "The Very Growing Sin" and "Every Wrong Insight". He also pointed out Interpol's new …

First Listen: She & Him, 'Classics'

Classics<p><b>Audio for First Listens is no longer available after the album is released.</b><p>Back in 2011, an album called <i>A Very She & Him Christmas</i> joined the eternal glut of holiday music. As might be expected, it featured a string of agreeably executed staples — "Rockin' Around The Christmas Tree," …

Bastille: Vs (Other People’s Heartache Pt III) review

Bastille’s swelling synthrock secured them four nominations at this year’s Brit awards (they won British breakthrough), but on this mixtape they shed some of their lush vestments. As per the title, this is the third time they’ve gone slightly left-field in the company of unexpected guests, but it’s …

Ghostface Killah: 36 Seasons review – Wu-Tang star makes a myth out of turf warfare

Members of veteran NYC rap collective the Wu-Tang Clan have always been wide-ranging with their references. Now, to the cast of martial artists, mafiosi and chess masters thronging their records, Ghostface Killah has added a Homeric hero of sorts. On his 11th solo album, a man returns home after a …

The Smashing Pumpkins

Since the turn of the century, the Smashing Pumpkins have been a promise Billy Corgan just can’t keep. <i>MACHINA/The Machines of God</i> had about 20 minutes of outstanding music, 20 minutes of dreadful music, and 20 that fell somewhere in between—all of it at odds with Corgan’s “return to rock” claims …

Two Inch Astronaut: Foulbrood

Maryland punks rattle the bones of their D.C. hardcore ancestors<p>Something is rotten in the suburbs of Maryland. Could it be the smell of teen spirit? …

Bands

Hear Marilyn Manson's Vicious Dance-Floor Metal Banger 'Deep Six'

The track will appear on the singer's upcoming record 'The Pale Emperor'<p>Marilyn Manson has offered up a new dance-floor stomper, "Deep Six," from his …

Deerhoof: La Isla Bonita

Defiantly weird noise crew chills out, throws an offbeat party<p>Deerhoof have been making outrageously inventive ADD noise rock since the Nineties – …

Music

The Smashing Pumpkins: Monuments to an Elegy

Billy Corgan cheers up (sort of) and turns up the synths<p>For all his world-is-a-vampire nihilism of years past, Billy Corgan has been sounding …

Smashing Pumpkins

Mitski: Bury Me at Makeout Creek

A folk singer with a taste for sharp wit and noisy distortion<p>Singer-songwriter Mitski Miyawaki's breakthrough LP bubbles with poignant black humor. …

David Guetta: Listen

French super-DJ pulls together a ridiculously shiny all-star party<p>For David Guetta's sixth album, the Parisian pop-house producer lightens up on the …

Songwriting

Sleater-Kinney: No Cities to Love

After nine years away, the punk innovators come back on a mission of righteous fury<p>"I've grown afraid of everything that I love," Carrie Brownstein …

Music

Dr. Dog: Live at a Flamingo Hotel

Cult folk-rock crew captures the wild fun of its concerts<p>Philadelphia six-piece Dr. Dog have amassed a jam-band-like cult following that can be …

Folk-Rock

Daft Punk: Alive 2007 (Reissue)

Musically, this deluxe vinyl set is everything Daft Punk's 2013 triumph, <i>Random Access Memories,</i> wasn't: primarily electronic beats aimed at dance …

Music

Pixies: Doolittle 25

This three-disc 25th-anniversary package gives the Pixies' surreal 1989 breakthrough the monument it deserves. Along with the original LP, B sides …

Bands

Bjork: Vulnicura

The Icelandic art-pop queen charts the breaking of a heart on a devastatingly direct album<p>Björk's 2011 <i>Biophilia</i> addressed the universe, from …

Björk

Ulysses Tier 1 Disaster Relief Kit: The ultimate disaster kit

Hidden within a building in Hollywood, Paola Russo's destination boutique Just One Eye is full of contemporary fashion, art and objects. Valentino feather stilettos can be found next to Murakami sculptures and cases full of jewelry. But when Russo wants to really surprise her customers, she thinks …

Terrorism

Ceasefire fails and preparations for war begin

The shelling of Mariupol, a city on the front lines of the war in eastern Ukraine, resumed in earnest at the end of October, just as the country had …

Amphibious 'Sea Monster' Discovered In China Is Missing Piece Of Evolutionary Puzzle

The first fossil of an amphibious ichthyosaur has been discovered in China, and the scientists who made the discovery say it fills a longstanding gap in the fossil record.<p>Paleontologists have long known that ichthyosaurs--dolphin-like "sea monsters" that lived from about 250 million years ago until …