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Jeff Tweedy, Dan Deacon, DIIV's Zachary Cole Smith Discuss Krautrock in New Documentary

Noisey have shared a new episode of their "Under the Influence" documentary series that focuses on krautrock. The 30-minute video explores the genre's influence, and it features interviews with Jeff Tweedy, Dan Deacon, Interpol's Daniel Kessler, plus members of Can, Neu!, Föllakzoid, and others. It also features DIIV frontman Zachary Cole […]

Lana Del Rey Says <i>Honeymoon</i> Is Coming in September

Photo by Chuck Grant Lana Del Rey revealed earlier this year that she was at work on a new album called Honeymoon. During last night's show in Ridgefield, Wash., Stereogum reports (via Reddit) that she told the audience that the album will arrive in September. The album will reportedly include a cover of "Don't Let Me Be […]

Jack White Pens Poem "music is sacred"

Jack White is one of the artists involved with Tidal, the artist-owned streaming service launched by Jay Z. Over the past week, he's been contesting the frequently brought-up argument that the service mostly exists to help rich artists get richer. In an online Q&A this past Wednesday, White pushed back: "What is […]

Twin Shadow Cancel More Tour Dates Following Bus Crash

Last month, Twin Shadow and their crew were involved in a highway accident near Denver that left twelve hospitalized, among them drummer Andy Bauer and John Crawford, the band's driver. After postponing a large chunk of their upcoming summer tour dates, the band were hoping to hit the road once more in the coming weeks to […]

A$AP Rocky's <i>At.Long.Last.A$AP</i> to Feature Kanye, M.I.A., Juicy J, Lil Wayne, More

A$AP Rocky has revealed the tracklist for his LongLiveA$AP follow-up, At.Long.Last.A$AP. The record is out June 2 via RCA, and it was executive produced by Danger Mouse and the late A$AP Yams. It features contributions from Kanye West, M.I.A., Lil Wayne, and more. You can check out the tracklist below. The album […]

Diplo Teams With RiFF RAFF, CL and OG Maco for "Doctor Pepper"

Diplo has shared his latest posse cut, "Doctor Pepper". It features a hook from K-pop crossover star CL (who leant vocals to Skrillex's "Dirty Vibe"), plus verses from RiFF RAFF and OG Maco. Listen to the song above. CL told The FADER the story of the song’s origin: “Diplo canceled a session on me, and I was so mad at him. I was […]

M.I.A. Teams With Surkin's Gener8ion on "The New International Sound Pt. II"

Photo by Rachel Robinson M.I.A. has teamed up with French producer Surkin's Gener8ion project on "The New International Sound Pt. II", which you can listen to above. It's included on Gener8ion's new EP, which is due June 15 via Bromance. You can check out the tracklist below, as well as the artwork. GENER8ION 01 Close (To the Metal)02 The New […]

Neil Young Previews "Rock Starbucks" From Monsanto-Themed Album

Neil Young has shared an excerpt of a live performance of "Rock Starbucks", a song from The Monsanto Years, his forthcoming LP. You can watch it below, via Democracy Now—it begins at the 26:23 mark. Here are some sample lyrics: "If you don’t like to rock Starbucks, a coffee shop / Well, you better change your station 'cause […]

Update: Jamie xx and the Persuasions Solve "Good Times" Sample Confusion

Photo by Noah Kalina Update: Hayes has retracted his claim, according to Billboard. "I was told about it but forgot," he said. Jamie xx's new collaboration with Young Thug and Popcaan, "I Know There's Gonna Be (Good Times)", contains a sample of the Persuasions' 1972 single "Good Times". But a member of the group claims they […]

Sufjan Stevens, National's Bryce Dessner, Porcelain Raft Team for Gaspar Claus' <i>One Night Stand</i>

Photo by Emmanuel Afolabi Back in 2012, cellist Gaspar Claus invited several of his musician friends to collaborate on a music project over a single night in Brooklyn. Now, what they produced has been culled into an eleven-song, 70-minute release and accompanying film directed by Derrick Belcham of La Blogothèque.  One Night […]