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Khushi – Magpie

Sometimes music can and need only be described as “beautiful.” Such is the case with London artist Khushi and his track “Magpie.” A list of similar artists would read on endlessly with comparisons to the National, Bon Iver and so on, but rather than go through them all why don’t you go ahead and hit [...]

Alice in Chains Unveil New Track "Hallow"

Alice In Chains have just unveiled their brand new track, ‘Hollow’, on their website. Featuring a fan-generated lyric video, this stunning track is a taster for their forthcoming new studio album, which will be released in spring 2013.
‘Hollow’ will be…

To Kill A King announce debut album ‘Cannibals With Cutlery’

Formed in Leeds in 2009, To Kill A King released their debut single ‘Fictional State’ on Communion in 2011. Second single ‘Bloody Shirt’ (from 2011′s ‘Crooked Saint EP’) was iTunes Single of The Week receiving 50,000+ downloads, Radio 1 support from Zane Lowe and Huw Stevens, Radio 2 airplay from…

Live Review of The Weeknd at The Warfield

Abel Tesfaye–better known as The Weeknd–brought the heat to San Francisco on an otherwise frigid December evening. Tesfaye played over half the tracks off his recent 30 song reissue, Trilogy. The reissue was received with mixed reviews at its release this November. Some critics, like our very own David Johnson-Igra, began to question The Weeknd’s legitimacy. Some critics [...]

Rancid – “Fuck You”

Veteran Berkeley punkers Rancid are, quite simply, my favorite band of all time. If the ninth-grade me hadn’t stumbled across them, I would be a very different and possibly dead person. Rancid’s last album, the pretty-great Let The Dominoes Fall, is now three and a half years old, so I am deeply amped about the [...]