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23 Aug 2016 // 9:32 AM

Eric Krasno - “Jezebel” (premiere)

On his latest single, "Jezebel", Soulive and Lettuce co-founder Eric Krasno lays out a mellow soul/blues vibe with some slinky, masterful guitar playing and a tale of love gone wrong.

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23 Aug 2016 // 8:37 AM

Radar Eyes - “Midnight Drive” (premiere)

Chicago's post-punk darlings Radar Eyes are back with more jangly, percussive, hard-charging music.

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Massive Attack - “The Spoils” ft. Hope Sandoval (Singles Going Steady)

"The Spoils" classicist leanings prove that Massive Attack don't need to chase fads in order to create stirring and uniquely powerful music.

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Punk’s Not Dead: Legs McNeil and Gillian McCain and ‘Please Kill Me’

Please Kill Me was important not just because it made visible the genealogy of an underground music scene, but because it showed how brilliantly an oral history could capture culture.

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22 Aug 2016 // 9:25 AM

Katy Perry - “Rise” (Singles Going Steady)

Boy is this song dumb. Have faith and you will rise. Tell that to the vultures.

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A Cult Film Slithers to Life: Screenwriter Looks Back at the ‘Snakes on a Plane’ Phenomenon

Samuel L. Jackson is the coolest guy in the world. Period.

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Picture Atlantic - “Billy Banker” (audio) (premiere)

"Billy Banker" is a loud cry against sucking out artistic vision and extracting pure profit, and its frenetic instrumental banking gives that cry nice heft.

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Mac Miller - “Dang!” (feat. Anderson .Paak) (Singles Going Steady)

Featuring the crooning, brassy timbre of .Paak's vocals, Mac and Paak piece together a saccharine ballad to alienated lovers.

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19 Aug 2016 // 10:51 AM

Lil Durk - “Super Powers” (Singles Going Steady)

There's no denying that the groove is solid and it really is quite catchy.

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Nouvelle Vague - “Love Will Tear Us Apart” (Dream Koala remix) (premiere)

This airy Dream Koala remix reenvisions the tune as an ethereal, dreamy, bit of ambient chill-out.

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Saul Williams Commands Attention at Summerstage (Photos + Video)

// Notes from the Road

"Saul Williams played a free, powerful Summerstage show ahead of his appearance at Afropunk this weekend.

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