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Friday, April 24 2015

‘Ex Machina’ Director Aims to ‘Gently Fan the Flames’ of Fear of Tech Giants

Ex Machina director Alex Garland can play you with the same skill and ease a 17-year-old plays Grand Theft Auto or Halo.


Ivan & Alyosha - “Modern Man” (audio) (Premiere)

Seattle quintet Ivan & Alyosha's "Modern Man" is a driving, earnest rock number that you can find on their forthcoming LP, It’s All Just Pretend.


Rosenblume - ‘All Through the Fire, All Through the Rain’ (EP stream) (Premiere)

Liverpudlian singer/songwriter Rosenblume channels Greenwich Village and Laurel canyon folk in his latest EP, All Through the Fire, All Through the Rain.


‘Montage of Heck’ Reveals Unseen Sides of Kurt Cobain

Cobain’s witty self-awareness is one of many new and heartrending sides of him brought to light in Brett Morgen’s new HBO documentary, Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck.


HBO Cracking Down on ‘Game of Thrones’ Watch Parties at Bars

The civil war between HBO and bars is not new but has become recently heated as HBO has battled piracy of the popular Game of Thrones, which drew a record 8 million viewers for its season 5 premiere this month.


Thursday, April 23 2015

‘Aileen’ Gave the Middle Finger Before Dzhokhar Tsarnaev

Nick Broomfield's excellent documentary Aileen: Life and Death of a Serial Killer is equally about the society that produced Aileen Wuornos as it is about her.


Palma Violets - “English Tongue” (video)

The UK's own Palma Violets have a new video in lead-up to their forthcoming LP, Danger in the Club: the dingy rock 'n' roll of "English Tongue".


Running Young - “Did You See” (video) (Premiere)

The Australian indie rock quintet Running Young take their music to an abandoned mill for their video to "Did You See".


Cody Simpson - “New Problems” (video)

Watch Aussie singer/songwriter Cody Simpson perform "New Problems" and talk about his role in the United Nations' Happiness Project.


Ambrosia Parsley - ‘Weeping Cherry’ (album stream) (Premiere)

With her latest album, Weeping Cherry, singer/songwriter Ambrosia Parsley has crafted a set of songs that are "basically conversations with dead people."


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