Tuesday, July 22 2014
Bob Stanley sets out to map the deliriously vast landscape of pop in this finely detailed new book.
Monday, July 21 2014
Basement Jaxx has dropped a new video for a tune off of its upcoming LP JUNTO, the twerk-obsessed "Never Say Never."
Thursday, July 17 2014
Kaiser Chiefs recently took to a balcony in Brooklyn to play a song off of their latest record, Education, Education, Education & War, the wistful "Coming Home."
It's all about bass. And booty. And embracing your shape. It has all the makings of a yawn-provoking empowerment anthem ... but instead it's one of the funnest songs you'll hear this year.
J.D. Salinger: The Escape Artist and My Salinger Year prove that the man's desire to be left alone may forever frustrate our efforts to know who he truly was.
Wednesday, July 16 2014
In a better world, "The Way Love Used to Be" would rank alongside "You Really Got Me", "Waterloo Sunset", and "Lola" as one of the Kinks' crowning achievements.
The London-based electronic music wizard Kevin Martin has dropped two new songs from his forthcoming album as The Bug, Angels & Devils.
Justin Townes Earle has released a new song from his forthcoming studio LP, Single Mothers, the melancholy "White Gardenias."
Britain's alt-J has premiered the new video "Hunger of the Pine" today.
You can download the latest tune by St. Louis retro-rockers the Feed, "Stella", here on PopMatters.