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The Drums – “Magic Mountain” Video

Last week, the Drums released “Magic Mountain,” their first song in two years, and now they’ve shared a video to go along with it. Stylishly directed by the band members themselves and filmed in black and white by Gorjan Lauseger, the video sees the boys standing sullenly in the woods, dressed in armor and with [...]

Something You Whisper release “Really Don’t Care” cover video

Since the inception of the Punk Goes Pop series in 2002, bands in the punk, rock, alternative, and hardcore genres have been turning hit pop songs into their own. This time, *Something You Whisper* covered the now No. 38 spot on Billboard’s Hot 100, “*Really Don’t Care*” by *Demi Lovato ft. Cher…

Twin Peaks – “Strawberry Smoothie”

Twin Peaks are putting out a new album next month, featuring the great title Wild Onion. We’ve already heard one song, “Flavor,” and now they have another one to share. “Strawberry Smoothie” packs so much great sound into less than two and a half minutes, from satisfying guitar riffs, some “woo woos,” and a good [...]

Chance The Rapper Teases New Music In Video

Last year, the Chicago rap weirdo Chance The Rapper released his starmaking Acid Rap mixtape, one of the most important tapes in recent memory, and it seems like he might be ready to follow it up. A couple of months ago, Chance shared the new song “I Am Very Very Lonely,” and now he’s got [...]

The Book of Matthewdavid “In My World”

Peter Holslin thinks cassette tapes are sexy I’m picturing a bedroom on the moon. Two lovers are tangled on a purple divan. Tendrils of burning sage float in zero gravity. And on a dresser-drawer, a Sony Walkman ripples with the New Age R&B love vibes of Matthewdavid’s new album, In My World. The beat-maker born… Continue reading »