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Monsters of Folk: Conor Oberst, Jim James, M. Ward and Mike Mogis

MP3: Monsters of Folk – “Say Please” from Monsters of Folk, out now on Shangri-La (courtesy of Magnet) Paste has a good interview with Conor Oberst, Jim James, M. Ward, and Mike Mogis, who together have released an album as Monsters of Folk. Yes, it’s a stupid name, and they acknowledge that. But I like … Continue reading Monsters of Folk: Conor Oberst, Jim James, M. Ward and Mike Mogis

Johnny Marr’s Five Fave Singles (ft. Johnny Marr)

Johnny MarrJohnny Marr reveals the five singles featuring his own work that he would put in his own jukebox…if he owned a jukebox…which he doesn’t.

Screaming Females – Bell

MP3: Screaming Females – “Bell” from Power Move, out now on Don Giovanni. There’s no faster way to garner attention for your band these days than to be associated with Jack White. If you can get a supporting slot for whatever he’s touring with, all the better. If you can KILL in that supporting slot…well, … Continue reading Screaming Females – Bell

Cursive – Let Me Up

Cursive has a new Daytrotter session featuring “What Have I Done?” off of Mama, I’m Swollen and “The Casualty” from the band’s previous album Domestica, in addition to covers of The Cure‘s “Love Cats” and David Bowie‘s “Modern Love”, both of which had recently become staples in the band’s live shows on their July/August tour. … Continue reading Cursive – Let Me Up

Sondre Lerche – Heartbeat Radio

Video: Sondre Lerche – “Heartbeat Radio” MP3: Sondre Lerche – “Heartbeat Radio” from Heartbreak Radio, out now on Rounder. It’s nice to see he’s getting away from the genre hopping of his last couple of releases and getting back to what made us love him in the first place: lush, orchestral pop music with clever … Continue reading Sondre Lerche – Heartbeat Radio

New Flaming Lips video: I Can Be A Frog

Video: The Flaming Lips – “I Can Be A Frog” A new song from Embryonic, due October 13 on Warner Bros. It’s a two-minute ballad with a woman making goofy animal sounds. Previously: New Flaming Lips MP3: Silver Trembling Hands. Flaming Lips: iTunes, Amazon, Insound, wiki, web

New Music Tapes song, video: For the Planet Pluto

Video: The Music Tapes – “For the Planet Pluto” MP3: The Music Tapes – “For the Planet Pluto” Pluto. The planet named by a little girl. Grumpy old astronomers told Pluto it couldn’t be a planet anymore. They called it Dwarf Planet. It’s about time somebody stuck up for little Pluto, demoted from planethood in … Continue reading New Music Tapes song, video: For the Planet Pluto

POLJUNK: Autotune the News #8: Dragons, Geese and Michael Vick

Cross-post with our National Affairs Desk: POLJUNK. This is so funny we posted it twice! Video: Auto-Tune the News #8: dragons. geese. Michael Vick. (ft. T-Pain)

Amy Winehouse Joins The Specials at V Fest

Still no Jerry Dammers but Amy Winehouse joined the recently reunited ska kings The Specials for a rendition of “You’re Wondering Now” at V Fest. She looks and sounds great and I would absolutely LOVE to see this tour should it hit the USA. What better act for a summer festival? VIDEO: The Specials & … Continue reading Amy Winehouse Joins The Specials at V Fest

Video: The Zookeepers – Darling

Our man Todd said it best just this morning, “DIY don’t mean shit if you ain’t got the chops to back it up.” That means you need to back it up creatively if you’re going to go all lo-fi and DIY. Enter: The Zookeepers and their dopey video for “Darling.” I love it. I mean … Continue reading Video: The Zookeepers – Darling