Bon Iver

Listen: Cyrus Reynolds - 'Foraker' ft. S. Carey

<b>Cyrus Reynolds</b> pairs with <b>S. Carey</b> on wonderful new release 'Foraker'.<p>The songwriter was introduced to S. Carey through a friend, and the pair …

Concerts

Teenage Engineering confirms release date for OP-Z synth

<b>Pre-orders are now open for the follow-up to the dinky OP-1 synth.</b><p>Teenage Engineering’s OP-Z video synthesizer – first shown at the NAMM show in …

Synthesizers

Big Red Machine, Tunng, Dilly Dally

The opbmusic Monday Mix showcases three new songs premiering on the broadcast this week. This edition features new music from Big Red Machine, a …

Music Videos

Wellness Shot: The Real Reason Sad Songs Make Us Feel Better

Sep 18, 2018<p>An extensive study has confirmed that sad songs make us feel good!<p>In the study when people heard sad songs they would feel calmer. It's …

Men's Health

Report: Frank Ocean Wants to Be Removed From Travis Scott’s Astroworld

A new beef is stewing.<p>Another week, another beef is stewing: Frank Ocean and Travis Scott are reportedly on the outs. Last month, Ocean appeared on …

AstroWorld

Eminem Says He Regrets Using Homophobic Slur on 'Kamikaze' Album

The rapper says he went "too far" by including the slur in "Fall," a single on his new album.<p>Upon the release of his new album <i>Kamikaze</i>, Eminem was …

New Albums

My ambient ''cosmos''

1.Hazy cosmos 2.Max Richter on the nature of daylight 3.we are all astronauts Ether 4.Tony Anderson eyes wide open 5.Olafur Arnalds Only the winds 6. …

Blade Runner 2049

15 epic concert tours Australia needs for 2018 and 2019

There's been a flurry of massive albums released in 2018. And if science tells us anything, it's that with albums, come tours. But we're not talking …

Arctic Monkeys

So You Want to Be a Boutique Hotel Copywriter?

<i>Hello, I-Thought-I-Was-Going-to-be-a-Journalist,</i>It was such a pleasure meeting you last week. We are interested in moving forward with the screening …

Humor

Swamp Dogg Teams With Bon Iver For an Auto-Tuned Take on the Blues

Photos by David McMurry<p>Jerry Williams, Jr., did it all before it was ready to be done. In the early ’70s, after performing and songwriting for major …

Music

PREMIERE: Get lost in the dark, soulful ambience of Zac Eichner’s Neversink EP

Adelaide-based artist <b>Zac Eichner</b> is back with another completely spellbinding release, his much anticipated <i>Neversink</i> EP.<p>Delving into the same …

Music (Australia)

Eminem Earns Ninth No. 1 Album with Kamikaze

Eminem has earned his ninth No. 1 album on the Billboard 200 albums chart with <i>Kamikaze</i>. Just one week after its surprise midnight release, the album …

Music

Eminem: Kamikaze review – in full rabid underdog mode

Rappers have always roasted rivals. But one of the most amusing byproducts of a genre more than 30 years on from its inception is a fortysomething lyrical ninja like Eminem taking aim at the current crop of laid-back, mumbling, Xanax-ed MCs. In contrast to his previous, more thoughtful outing,</i> …

Music (UK)

Premiere: Liminal Performs Stripped-Back Arrangement of Debut Single

Tom Crouch exists in the in-between, as if in a permanent transition. As Liminal, he deliberately exploits seemingly trivial sounds to make an …

Los Angeles

Kaytranada, Tirzah and Yellow Days among new additions for Pitchfork Paris 2018

Daniel Avery, Cola Boyy and Muddy Monk will also be travelling to Paris for the autumn festival.<p>Last week Fever Ray announced the cancellations of …

Stephen Malkmus

Kanye West, Bon Iver hook-ups boost Minneapolis' Velvet Negroni into his 'First Time'

The shape-shifting Minneapolis singer/rapper also known as Spyder Baybie dropped a new single Thursday and is gaining national traction.

Kids See Ghosts

Late Hours "Pitchfork Paris Hors Série" at the Fondation Louis Vuitton in Paris

CULTURE LISTEN<p><b>On September 7, Pitchfork Music Festival will host a special pre-event on the terrace of the Fondation Louis Vuitton in Paris,</b> …

Louis Vuitton

Watch the Mountain Goats Cover Sex Pistols’ “Holidays in the Sun”

During their tour stop in Tulsa, the Mountain Goats covered Sex Pistols’ 1977 track “Holidays in the Sun.” Watch it go down below.<p>John Darnielle and longtime collaborator Matt Douglas recently shared a cover of Bon Iver’s “Blood Bank.” Back in June, the Mountain Goats shared a new track called …

Music

Eminem addresses critics in "Fall" video featuring Justin Vernon

Eminem addresses critics in ‘Fall’ video featuring Justin Vernon<p>Eminem recently surprise dropped his <i>Kamikaze</i> project which left everyone from day one …

Music Videos

Stream Low’s New Album Double Negative

Low’s next studio album <i>Double Negative</i> is set to be released on September 14 via Sub Pop. Today, it was made available for streaming on NPR’s First Listen. Stream the full album here. The new album finds the trio of Mimi Parker, Alan Sparkhawk, and Steve Garrington reuniting with producer B.J. …

New Albums

Phosphorescent Shares The Smoldering Alt Country Single ‘Christmas Down Under’

It’s been five years since Phosphorescent, real name Matthew Houck, released <i>Muchacho</i>, his critically acclaimed sixth album, back in 2013. It’s taken a while, but now he’s ready to drop his seventh album. He announced <i>C’est La Via</i> recently with the upbeat “New Birth In New New England,” and now he’s …

Music

Stream Low’s Adventurous New Album Double Negative

Minnesota indie rock lifers Low are mostly known as pioneers of so-called "slowcore," the '90s subgenre named for its patient tempos and chiming …

New Albums

6ix9ine trolls Eminem by rapping over ‘Lose Yourself’

It is on.<p>6ix9ine is among the latest artists to hit back at Eminem, this time by rapping over ‘Lose Yourself’. Check out footage below.<p>Eminem …

Music

Noah Centineo Said He Wants Mark Ruffalo To Play Peter Kavinsky's Dad

Frazer Harrison / Getty Images<p>Noah Centineo, aka Peter Kavinsky in <i>To All The Boys I've Loved Before</i>, aka the internet's new boyfriend, stopped by …

Noah Centineo

Here are the first week sales projections for Eminem’s Kamikaze

The rapper’s surprise album is set to have one of the year’s biggest debuts.<p>Eminem's new album <i>Kamikaze</i> will debut at No. 1 with over 360,000 units …

Post Malone

Big Red Machine debuts album of loud, curiously familiar freestyling

<b>Grade: 4.5/5.0</b>There are very few times that the name of an album is truly indicative of the music inside. This is the unique case of <i>Big Red Machine</i>, …

Student Journalism

Big Red Machine Is the Next Logical Step in Justin Vernon's Evolution

The Bon Iver frontman’s collab with Aaron Dessner from the National is the first big release from their new publishing and festival arm PEOPLE.<p>I remember sitting in a small practice room in the Funkhaus—a listed building on the outskirts of Berlin, previously home to East Germany’s state …

Indie Music

Justin Vernon Joins Swamp Dogg and Big Red Machine to Wrestle With Love and Death

Swamp Dogg has been keeping unlikely company lately. He’s a 76-year-old songwriter, producer and singer who started recording R&B songs in the 1950s under variations on his given name, Jerry Williams Jr. LSD helped unleash his Swamp Dogg alter ego, whose decades of recordings since 1970 have been …

Music

Bon Iver, Dan Reynolds Slam Eminem's 'Tired,' 'Hateful' Language

Justin Vernon, the lead singer of Bon Iver, has joined the chorus of criticism against homophobic language in Eminem's new album, <i>Kamikaze</i>.<p>Vernon's …

LGBTQI

Big Red Machine Is The Nexus Between Bon Iver and The National

Every week, we tell you about an album we think you need to spend time with. This week’s album is <i>Big Red Machine</i>, the debut self-titled album from …

Indie Music