Recently, a large collection of explicit love letters written by Warren G. Harding was released by the Library Of Congress, and it’s become a popular late-night TV talking point. Jimmy Kimmel invited rapper Warren G to deliver smooth recitations of some of the letters, and the results are wonderful. It’s a nice follow-up to Spin’s [...]
The Berlin trio Ballet School is making a name for itself with the pretty synth-rock single “Lux,” and the song’s new video, from director Nova Dando, goes all in on frontwoman Rosie Blair’s fashion-plate charisma. Suffice to say: You might never see a Cocteau Twins-informed dream-pop video with quite this much body-rolling in it. A [...]
Throughout Arcade Fire’s Reflektor tour, they’ve performed a locally relevant cover during the encore. For their visit to the Bay Area’s Shoreline Amphitheatre, that meant a run through the Creedence Clearwater Revival classic “Hey Tonight” with bespectacled sideman (and budding solo artist) Richard Reed Parry on lead vocals. Watch the full performance below. (via Pitchfork) [...]
Foxygen is back with a new single, and we really couldn’t be happier about it.
Vin Diesel’s gravelly, marblemouthed voice is an absolute natural wonder, which is presumably the reason he’s playing the voice of the walking alien tree Groot in the new Marvel movie Guardians Of The Galaxy. Last year, a video of Diesel singing a weirdly emotional cover of Rihanna’s “Stay” went viral, and someone at the British [...]