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The National Debut Several New Songs Live at Pitchfork Paris Show

On Thursday night (June 22), The National performed at Centquatre in Paris, as a part of Pitchfork‘s new concert series Pitchfork Live. During the intimate set, the band debuted several of their new songs, which appear on their forthcoming Sleep Well Beast, out September 8 via 4AD. Debuts include “Nobody Else Will Be There” (4:50), “The System Only Dreams in Total Darkness” (20:50), …

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Listen: Jeff Tweedy’s Incredible New Album ‘Together At Last’

Jeff Tweedy dropped his new solo album, Together At Last, on Friday (June 23) to a hail of high praise. And all of it is richly deserved. We would be hard pressed to come up with criticism, because, time and patience has honed this master songsmith’s talents. It doesn’t hurt that nine of the songs are from his band, Wilco. Fans will …

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Kesha Teases New Music with “Woman” Video

“I’m a motherfuckin’ woman, baby, alright/ I don’t need a man to be holding me too tight.” The new Kesha is teasing new music via a fan of the singer’s Twitter account. On the heels of her work with Zedd on “true Colors” and reports of work with Eagles of Death Metal, she is finally putting out the new new. The …

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Vince Staples’ New Career: Sprite Salesman at Carnival

Vince Staples loves Sprite. Let’s just get that out of the way. Today (June 23), we catch up with the star slinging Sprite at a carnival in a new TV commercial. His salesmanship is honed, and he is ready. How does he do it? One simple phrase, “Hello, random teenager.” The add goes hand in hand with the rapper’s new “Norf Norf” Sprite …

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Vince Staples and Ty Dolla $ign Drop New “Rain Come Down” Video

On Friday at midnight (June 23), Vince Staples ’ new album Big Fish Theory released. It is a major step up for the young artist, and will definitely be all over the airwaves in the coming months. A bit later in the morning, Staples shared his new video, a collaboration with Ty Dolla $ign, called “Rain Come Down.” In the video, the two are …

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Listen: Prince’s ‘Purple Rain Deluxe Expanded Edition’

Since the passing of the Purple One, the world of music has seen many great artist move on to the next life. It’s days like today that allow us to hold on to the joy that their music carried into our lives. On Friday morning (June 22), Prince’s Purple Rain was reissued, and includes previously several unreleased songs. Fans have …

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Listen: Imagine Dragons Release New Album ‘Evolve’

On Friday (June 23), Imagine Dragons released their third studio album, Evolve via KIDinaKORNE and Interscope Records. The new release follows 2015’s Smoke + Mirrors, and will see the band back on the road for the first time in a year. Fans have already experienced two singles from the album, including “Believer” and “Thunder.” Imagine Dragons will hit the road on the Evolve Tour …