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New Spoon video: Do I Have to Talk You Into It

Video: Spoon – “Do I Have to Talk You Into It” From Hot Thoughts, out now on Matador. A classic Spoon jam with a manic Photoshop tutorial? You can’t say the band doesn’t know their audience. I imagine boutique design studios all over the country cranking this jam during the interview sessions where they whiteboard … Continue reading New Spoon video: Do I Have to Talk You Into It

New Spoon video: I Ain’t The One

Video: Spoon – “I Ain’t The One” From Hot Thoughts, out now on Matador. Spoon ain’t the one, the one to get played like a poop butt. See, they’re from the street so they know what’s up. Wait wait, wrong song. As much as I’d love to hear Spoon cover N.W.A, this is an original … Continue reading New Spoon video: I Ain’t The One

Kurt and Courtney share Continental Breakfast

Video: Courtney Barnett + Kurt Vile – “Continental Breakfast” From Lotta Sea Lice, out October 13 on Matador Records. As if these two couldn’t get more lovable, now we get to see Courtney and Kurt goofing around their homes with their families, separated by thousands of miles of ocean, but bonded in joie de vivre. … Continue reading Kurt and Courtney share Continental Breakfast

New Belle and Sebastian video: We Were Beautiful

Video: Belle and Sebastian – “We Were Beautiful” Single available now on Matador. If you haven’t been paying attention to Belle and Sebastian for a while you might not know that they’ve been messing around with dance music lately. In 2014 they released the disco homage “The Party Line” as a preview single for Girls … Continue reading New Belle and Sebastian video: We Were Beautiful

Courtney Loves Kurt: Over Everything

Courtney Barnett & Kurt Vile are the cute stoner couple who swear they’re just friends (and don’t even smoke down) and it’s totally true but I still want to believe the better story. To the joy of everyone who loves them both, they announced an upcoming collaboration called Lotta Sea Lice, due October 13 on Matador. … Continue reading Courtney Loves Kurt: Over Everything

New Spoon video: Hot Thoughts

Video: Spoon – “Hot Thoughts” They got around to making a video for the title track of their new album, Hot Thoughts, out now on Matador. Lots of footage from SXSW. “If you missed it you may now see it. If you were there you may now relive it.” Britt Daniel talked to Esquire about … Continue reading New Spoon video: Hot Thoughts

Spoon: The Band We Can All Count On

They say you shouldn’t trust anyone who doesn’t like puppies or babies. That’s kinda how I feel about anyone who doesn’t love Spoon. I mean…what’s not to love? Soulful vocals and witty lyrics; smart, economical instrumentation; beats and rhythms that make you DANCE; all peppered with hoots, hollers, grunts and groans that let you know … Continue reading Spoon: The Band We Can All Count On

New Spoon video: Can I Sit Next To You

Video: Spoon – “Can I Sit Next To You” From Hot Thoughts, due March 17 on Matador. Like a lot of Spoon songs “Can I Sit Next To You” takes a few spins to reveal its mysteries. Simple and supple, groovy and woozy, each sound placed deliberately in the mix, this becomes the soundtrack to … Continue reading New Spoon video: Can I Sit Next To You

Cat Power – Sun

Cat Power – Sun (Matador) The story goes that when Chan Marshall set off to begin the follow up to the very hard to follow up The Greatest, she presented her progress to a friend. She could tell that the new material didn’t grab her friend in quite the manner that she hoped, and after … Continue reading Cat Power – Sun