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Indie Roundup (Less is More Edition) | Two Terrific Tracks You Need Today

A lot of days, it's about quantity. Today it's about quality. Which is another way to say it's been a quiet Monday in the indie ranks — there's only...
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Monday Morning Mashup | Sweet Fat Bottomed Alabama

It's Monday. It's morning. So what could be better — or at least more alliterative — than kicking off the working week with a mashup? In honour of the...
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Indie Roundup | Ten Tremendous Tracks to Try Today

Dead Can Dance get mythical, Cellar Darling hold a wake, Accept take a break, Burning Witches cry, Opeth see ghosts, Fast Romantics head south and much more in today's...
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Late-Night TV Music (Variety Pack Edition) | Nov. 1, 2018

Supergroup? Check. Comedy-rock? Check. Hip-pop, jazz and country-rock? Check, check and check. The late-night talk shows were ticking all the boxes on Thursday night with a truly diverse musical...
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Indie Roundup | Five Fine Finds To Check Out Right Now

Flasher get meta, Larkin Poe sweeten the pot, Night Flight Orchestra hit the road, Molina likes Mike and more in today's Roundup. Push the button; the button is good. 1...

Late-Night TV Music (Halloween Edition) | Oct. 31, 2018

The bad news: Another Halloween has come and gone. The good news: There were plenty of musical treats and almost no tricks on the late-night talk shows. For those...
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The Handsome Shadows | Tom’s Song: Exclusive Lyric Video Premiere!

Canadian duo The Handsome Shadows are paying heart-felt tribute to the one and only Tom Petty — and launching their new lyric video exclusively with Tinnitist! Tom's Song is a love...
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Indie Roundup | Ten Terrific Tracks to Tempt You Today

Hunt Sales gets it together, Low hit the market, Grapetooth bleed, Yukon Blonde go digital, Sabaton spell it out, Cameron Nickerson repeats himself and more in today's Roundup. Let's...

Back Stories | My 2011 Interview with The Residents’ Hardy Fox (RIP)

Hardy Fox of The Residents has died of brain cancer at the age of 73, according to a statement from the mysterious San Francisco art-rock collective. “It is with great...
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Indie Roundup | Eight Excellent Numbers to Experience Now!

Vessel makes change, Sharon Van Etten comes back, Jon Fratelli grows flowers, Cass McCombs erupts, Shabazz Palaces are NSFW, Bodega are back in business and more on today's Roundup....

Mailbag Grab Bag | 13 Unsolicited Gems You Have to Hear

This week, out of the blue, my inbox got jammed with dozens of random missives from singers, songwriters, DJs and rappers. Turns out a music promotion firm in the...
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Indie Roundup | Seven Songs Suitable For Sampling Today

Matt Jaffe gets his just desert, Real Friends make an unreal enemy, The Silver Field stay home, Living Hour take the stairs, Balthazar drive on and more in today's...
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Ron Davis’ SymphRONica | Sashagraha: Exclusive Video Premiere!

Virtuoso pianist and musical mash-up artist Ron Davis plays it short and sweet in the live video for Sashagraha — his fourth and final exclusive clip for Tinnitist #MusicMondays! We've...
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Next Week in Music | Oct. 29 – Nov. 4, 2018

Here are the major album releases, TV appearances, anniversaries and important musical events of the next seven days. Mark your calendars and get in on some pre-order action —...

Indie Roundup | Nine New Numbers For Your Weekend

The Hawk flies solo, Alexis Taylor gets suspicious, Fifth Angel share a secret, Munua hits the midway, Soilwork shoot the moon and more in today's outsized Roundup. Light ’em...

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