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Tiny homes may come in a variety of shapes and sizes, but they all share the same spirit—they embrace a simpler lifestyle that...<p>When it comes to saying goodbye to summer, just remember the magical feeling that autumn can provide—thanks to the changing...<p>Driving in the car, working at your desk, …

Songs We Love: Dan Deacon, 'Feel The Lightning'

Since his 2007 breakthrough album, <i>Spiderman Of The Rings</i>, Dan Deacon has assumed numerous roles. Longtime staple and spirit animal of Baltimore's Wham City art collective, Deacon is a classically-trained composer, a mad scientist lording over salvaged junk electronics and an absurdist ringleader …

Watch Childish Gambino Harass a Crush with Dance Moves in the Video for "Sober"

From tentacle porn to Coyote Ugly impressions, Donald Glover's videos just get weirder and weirder.<p>Donald Glover is in the middle of telling a story with the visuals he's released off his sophomore project <i>Because the Internet</i>. It's not clear what the theme or overall narrative of this story is, but …

Years Years are the "Sound of 2015″ according to BBC poll (listen), making U.S. debut with two NYC shows this month

Rooted in 90s R&B – Years & Years cite TLC and and Aaliyah as influences, and play a cover of Blu Cantrell’s Breathe in concert.<p>Formed in London, the …

Jens Lekman Shares "Postcard #1", The First In A New Series of Once-A-Week Tracks

Jens Lekman: "Postcard #1" (via SoundCloud)<p>According to a post on his soundcloud page, Jens Lekman has made a New Year's resolution to create a new song out of scattered thoughts for each week in 2015, Stereogum reports. Listen to "Postcard #1" above and read Lekman's explanation for the ongoing …

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They May Be the New Kids on the Block But 100% Are All Class

The Brisbane trio are already making waves with their brooding synth music.<p>Though they’ve only been together a short time, Brisbane three piece 100% are already batting at eighty-per-cent with their nudging electronica.<p>Chloe, Grace and Lena take a synth, a good amount of fun and some quality vodka …

A Week With Musical Storytellers Of The Silver Screen

This week on <i>All Things Considered</i>, NPR's Robert Siegel spoke with some of film's most thoughtful and high-profile composers — plus an up-and-comer — about what it means to tell a story with music, and how a score can enhance a scene.<p>We've collected five conversations that you can listen to below. …

Hear The First New D'Angelo Album In 15 Years

We woke up to a world with a new D'Angelo album, his first in almost 15 years. For lovers of R&B and soul — hell, for lovers of music that transcends — this is unreal. <i>Black Messiah</i> was teased on Friday with a 15-second video, the release of the supremely funky "Sugah Daddy" on Saturday, and a New …

First Listen: Two Inch Astronaut, 'Foulbrood'

Foulbrood<p><b>Audio for First Listens is no longer available after the album is released.</b><p>The Silver Spring, Md., band Two Inch Astronaut borrows a great deal from Ian MacKaye's Dischord Records — everything from Fugazi's stick-and-rim percussion to the rampant melodicism of Smart Went Crazy to the …

"Saturday Night Live"'s Vanessa Bayer Gives Terrible Advice to St. Vincent on "Sound Advice"

"Saturday Night Live"'s Vanessa Bayer stars in Above Average's web series "Sound Advice" as the world's least-helpful publicist, Janessa Slater. In the past, she's given her terrible advice to Drake, TV on the Radio, Interpol, and Haim. In the latest episode, the recipient is Annie Clark, aka St. …

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Swervedriver announce 2015 tour, including NYC SXSW

<b>Swervedriver @ MHOW, 2012</b> (more by Dana [distortion] Yavin)<p>UK heavy shoegazers <b>Swervedriver</b> are still working on their first new album since the late …

World Cafe Next: The Twilight Sad

The Twilight Sad, the Scottish trio of singer James Graham, guitarist Andy MacFarlane, and drummer Mark Devine, makes thick-accented rock that can be rousing, bleak or both. The group has as much in common with the moody post-punk group Interpol as it does with its fellow Scots in Frightened Rabbit.<p>…

Roomful Of Teeth

Mix a bit of yodeling with Tuvan throat singing, add in a pinch of Sardinian <i>cantu a tenore</i>, fold in compositions from cutting-edge composers and you have the vocal group Roomful of Teeth. This eight-voice ensemble, which includes the 2013 Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Caroline Shaw, is gleefully …

First Listen: Hookworms, 'The Hum'

The Hum<p><b>Audio for First Listens is no longer available after the album is released.</b><p>Music that spins itself around in circles is likely to end up right where it started. This notion is both the driving principle and the curse behind the motorik beat, the precise refinement in rhythm production made …