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Monday Mixtape (Side 1) | 80 Songs For The Early Birds

Why wait until Friday to release your single — and be at the bottom of the pack below hundreds of other artists — when you can put it out...

Monday Mixtape (Side 2) | 80 Songs For The Early Birds

Why wait until Friday to release your single — and be at the bottom of the pack below hundreds of other artists — when you can put it out...

Monday Mixtape (Side 3) | 80 Songs For The Early Birds

Why wait until Friday to release your single — and be at the bottom of the pack below hundreds of other artists — when you can put it out...

Monday Mixtape (Side 4) | 80 Songs For The Early Birds

Why wait until Friday to release your single — and be at the bottom of the pack below hundreds of other artists — when you can put it out...

Monday Mixtape (Side 5) | 80 Songs For The Early Birds

Why wait until Friday to release your single — and be at the bottom of the pack below hundreds of other artists — when you can put it out...

Sonic Reducers | Convicting R. Kelly

Most of the time, Eric Alper and I like to keep things light and entertaining on these segments. But every now and then, serious news comes along that just...

Groover Playlist 123 | As Easy As … Well, You Know

Onur loses his mind, Knight Blood shares your feels, Sopycal savours a summer romance, Smorphya mixes it up with Alan Parsons and more in today's submissions from Groover, a...

DIY Discovery | JJ’s Music Retaliation (Part 2)

Some musicians are eccentric. Others are eclectic. Still others are enigmatic. But few combine all those qualities — along with several other brilliantly bizarre traits — quite like the...

Séan McCann Knows The Shantyman’s Life

Séan McCann spins a yarn about The Shantyman’s Life in his latest single and video — showcasing today on Tinnitist. The fitting first single from the Great Big Sea co-founder's...

Same As Me Does It Just Right

Same As Me has her eye on you in her latest single and video Just Right — showcasing today on Tinnitist. An easy-flowing, Caribbean-tinged pop jam replete with snaps, gorgeous...

Bad Skin Aim To Live Fast Die Punk

Bad Skin are out to Live Fast Die Punk on their latest EP — showcasing today on Tinnitist. “The EP was written and recorded back in 2019,” the band reveal. “Our...

Next Week in Music | Sept. 27 – Oct. 3 • The Short List:...

Indie rockers and industrial icons. Psychedelic ’60s jam bands and ’70s arena-rockers. Jazz crooners and contemporary singer-songwriters. Bootlegs and B-Sides collections. These are a few of my favourite things...

Next Week in Music | Sept. 27 – Oct. 3 • The Long List:...

Fun fact No. 1: Half of all bank robberies take place on Fridays. Fun fact No. 2: The vast majority of new albums — not to mention EPs, singles,...

Next Week in Music | Sept. 27 – Oct. 3 • New Books

As P.T. Barnum said: “Nothing draws a crowd quite like a crowd.” I don't know if ol’ Phineas Taylor was into music (other than Jenny Lind, of course), but I...

Next Week in Music | Sept. 27 – Oct. 3 • On TV

You can put Saturday Night Live and Austin City Limits back on your watch list — both shows kick off new seasons next weekend, with performances by Kacey Musgraves,...

Tinnitist TV | Episode 4: Chris D.

In the L.A. punk scene, Chris D. is basically a living legend. The singer-songwriter and poet led not one but two legendary bands: The darkly powerful 1970s outfit The Flesh...

Tinnitist TV | Episode 3: Luther Russell

You might not know who Luther Russell is. And fair enough; he's not exactly a household name. But I'm willing to bet some of your favourite musicians know him....

Weekend Mixtape (Side 1) | 193 Songs To Tide You Over Until Monday

I don't know about you, but I'm glad this week is over. But you know what they say: It ain't over ’til it's over. And around here, it ain't...

Weekend Mixtape (Side 2) | 193 Songs To Tide You Over Until Monday

Said it before. Saying it again: As always, this collection of 193 new singles, videos, cover tunes and remixes has dozens of treats you won’t see or hear anywhere...

Weekend Mixtape (Side 3) | 193 Songs To Tide You Over Until Monday

Said it before. Saying it again: As always, this collection of 193 new singles, videos, cover tunes and remixes has dozens of treats you won’t see or hear anywhere...

Weekend Mixtape (Side 4) | 193 Songs To Tide You Over Until Monday

Said it before. Saying it again: As always, this collection of 193 new singles, videos, cover tunes and remixes has dozens of treats you won’t see or hear anywhere...

Weekend Mixtape (Side 5) | 193 Songs To Tide You Over Until Monday

Said it before. Saying it again: As always, this collection of 193 new singles, videos, cover tunes and remixes has dozens of treats you won’t see or hear anywhere...

Weekend Mixtape (Side 6) | 193 Songs To Tide You Over Until Monday

Said it before. Saying it again: As always, this collection of 193 new singles, videos, cover tunes and remixes has dozens of treats you won’t see or hear anywhere...

Weekend Mixtape (Side 7) | 193 Songs To Tide You Over Until Monday

Said it before. Saying it again: As always, this collection of 193 new singles, videos, cover tunes and remixes has dozens of treats you won’t see or hear anywhere...

Weekend Mixtape (Side 8) | 193 Songs To Tide You Over Until Monday

Said it before. Saying it again: As always, this collection of 193 new singles, videos, cover tunes and remixes has dozens of treats you won’t see or hear anywhere...

Weekend Mixtape (Side 9) | 193 Songs To Tide You Over Until Monday

Said it before. Saying it again: As always, this collection of 193 new singles, videos, cover tunes and remixes has dozens of treats you won’t see or hear anywhere...

Weekend Mixtape (Side 10) | 193 Songs To Tide You Over Until Monday

Said it before. Saying it again: As always, this collection of 193 new singles, videos, cover tunes and remixes has dozens of treats you won’t see or hear anywhere...

Weekend Mixtape (Side 11) | 193 Songs To Tide You Over Until Monday

Said it before. Saying it again: As always, this collection of 193 new singles, videos, cover tunes and remixes has dozens of treats you won’t see or hear anywhere...

Sonic Reducers | The Best Day Ever?

Today isn’t just the 30th anniversary of Nirvana’s Nevermind. Supposedly it’s also the 30th anniversary of what was supposedly the biggest day for new albums in the history of...

Various Artists | Late Night Tales: Version Excursion Selected By Don Letts

THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: “Cultural polymath, pop star, filmmaker, radio broadcaster, commentator, Grammy winner. Oh and DJ, too. Take your pick from the many coats worn by our selector,...

Albums Of The Week: Various Artists | Back Up: Mexican Tecno Pop 1980​-​1989

THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: “Back Up: Mexican Tecno Pop brings us 10 divergent tracks of Mexican electronics from 1980-1989, full of skittering analog drum boxes and saucy synthesizer hooks....

Albums Of The Week: super FLORENCE jam | We Always Knew It Would Come...

THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: “It's been 10 years since this crazy EP was released so here it is again folks — if you like Led Zeppelin meets Weezer-style rock...

Albums Of The Week: Jad & David Fair | Halloween Songs + 26 Monster...

THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: “Rock music is full of brother acts: The Everly Brothers, The Beach Boys, The Kinks, The Allman Brothers, The Osmonds, The Meat Puppets and Oasis...

Albums Of The Week: The Muslims | Fuck These Fuckin Fascists

THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: “The Muslims are the only true punks to have ever existed. Drawing from the influence of the most legendary artists and revolutionaries of our time,...

Albums Of The Week: Super Furry Animals | Rings Around The World 20th Anniversary...

Restraint has never been Super Furry Animals’ strong suit. So it's no surprise that the Welsh oddballs have gone over the top for the 20th anniversary edition of their breakthrough...

Albums Of The Week: Sex Pistols | 76/77

THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: “The Sex Pistols’ 76/77 features no less than 80 alternate versions of tracks recorded between May 1976 and Sept 1977 that would help form the...

Frank Zappa’s 200 Motels Reopening For 50th Anniversary

THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: “Released in October 1971, Frank Zappa’s 200 Motels was a miraculous feat, a cinematic collision of the venerated musician and composer’s kaleidoscopic musical and visual worlds...

Des Rocs | A Real Good Person In A Real Bad Place

THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: “I’m here to drag rock ’n’ roll into the 21st century kicking and screaming if I have to,” says Des Rocs. “It’s what I was...

Albums Of The Week: Andy Shauf | Wilds

THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: “Andy Shauf's Wilds, a surprise new album, offers a peek into the songwriter's creative process and how the multi-instrumentalist first begins building his songs into...

Albums Of The Week: Poppy | Flux

THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: “Flux marks yet another artistic leap for the ever-evolving musical polyglot Poppy, featuring a streamlined songwriting approach that puts her indelible earworm melodies at the...

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