Tegan and Sara appeared onstage with Macklemore at Osheaga Festival in Montreal this weekend to sing “Same Love,” Macklemore’s pro-marriage equality hit song. The openly-out musicians have long been LGBT advocates. The collaboration is the first time these artists have appeared together on stage. Check it out and see Tegan and Sara on tour with Fun […]
Alice Russell‘s new video for the song “For A While,” which she recently performed on Jimmy Kimmel’s show, is my new summer jam. It’s a track off her latest album, To Dust. Filmed in the small British seaside town of Clacton and directed by Steve Glashier, the video was shot entirely in slow motion. It […]
Brandi Carlile released a new video today from her acclaimed 2012 album Bear Creek. The song, called “Keep Your Heart Young,” celebrates the joy of childhood. “Of all our videos, this one was the most fun to make, no contest,” says Carlile. “The clips of the little kids at home are hysterical.” The children’s performances were […]
Lesley Rankine of Ruby (previously of Silverfish) was a fiery presence in the mid-’90s with her criminally under-appreciated album, Salt Peter. Now the singer is back and her new EP, Revert to Type, is set for a July 23rd release date. Here’s the tremendously awesome video for the first single – “Last Life” – directed by Ginger Pullman.
You could say the Yeah Yeah Yeahs (Karen O, Nick Zinner and Brian Chase) have already achieved great heights in their career, but this video may be a career best. Filmed at the top of the Empire State Building, the song “Despair” is the second single off the band’s latest album, Mosquito. “Move out the way, King […]
Seattle’s dreamy retro pop girl group, La Luz, begins its first ever US tour this week, ending up at the Capitol Hill Block Party at the end of July. Check ‘em out when they hit your town. La Luz on Tour 6/28 – Portland, OR – The Know 6/29 – Eureka, CA – The Works […]
Shannon and the Clams have just released a new album, Dreams in the Rat House, on Hardly Art Records. But their ’50s retro doo-wop meets Buddy Holly sound will make you think you’ve heard this before. The band, from Oakland, California, are the newest indie darlings. Shannon Shaw (vocals, bass), Cody Blanchard (vocals, guitar) and Ian Amberson […]
We know you’re itching to hear new music from the Yeah Yeah Yeahs, so here’s the new video for the title track of the Yeah Yeah Yeah’s latest album, Mosquito. Karen O and company have been making great music for a decade now and never fail to disappoint. This is a great one to kick off […]