Larkin Poe | Venom & Faith

Buddy Guy sounded a little worried when I spoke to him a few years ago. What had him concerned? Nothing less than the future of the blues: The veteran...

Charles Bradley | Black Velvet

"The world I live in, it’s painful. It hurts. In a word: It’s bittersweet." Charles Bradley admitted that to me about 15 months before he died of cancer in...

Indie Roundup (TGIF Edition) | Seven Songs to Jump-Start Your Weekend

Mitski comes clean, Black Needle Noise get social, John Muirhead sleeps it off, Gotthard go soft, Nailed to Obscurity paint it black and more in today's Roundup. Come on,...

Swizz Beatz | Poison

When you only make one album every decade, you have plenty of time to make it great. So you'd better. And to his credit, Swizz Beatz certainly does on...

Imagine Dragons | Origins

Evolution isn't necessarily everything it's cracked up to be. Case in point: Origins, the Charles Darwin-titled fourth studio release from Las Vegas pop-rockers Imagine Dragons and (fittingly enough) the...

Rodney Crowell | Christmas Everywhere

"Christmas, Christmas, Christmas, Christmas, Christmas out the waz. Christmas, Christmas, Christmas, Christmas, Christmas up the shnoz." If that line from the title track to Rodney Crowell’s first holiday album...

Jeff Goldblum & The Mildred Snitzer Orchestra | The Capitol Studios Sessions

There are some things in this world that can't be explained. Not by science. Not by religion, Not by logic. Not by any source of knowledge known to modern...

Muse | Simulation Theory

Can not having a concept be a concept? It can if you're Muse. Or at least you can pretend it is. After painstakingly crafting a trio of grandly ambitious...

Late-Night TV Music (Female Duos Edition) | Nov. 8, 2018

Who run the world? Girls. Take it from Beyonce — and from the musical guests on Thursday night's talk shows. There were only two performances of note, and both...

Apryll Aileen | Don’t Make Me Wait: Exclusive Video Premiere!

Love is where you find it. And Apryll Aileen finds it in sunny SoCal in her new video for the song Don't Make Me Wait — premiering exclusively on...

Indie Roundup (You Do the Math Edition) | Five Great Tracks From Four...

Klaus have the fever, Cherry Glazerr get ready, Sub Pop dredge up some Green River and more in today's Roundup. We didn't start the fire; it was like that...

The Beatles | The Beatles (White Album) 50th Anniversary Box: 27 Unreleased Gems

"It was great. It sold. It's the bloody Beatles’ White Album. Shut up!" So said Paul McCartney when someone suggested The Beatles’ self-titled magnum opus should have been a...

Late-Night TV Music (Morrissey & More Edition) | Nov. 7, 2018

You can't depend on much in this life. But you can always count on Morrissey to keep it interesting. And keep people guessing. On Wednesday night, the mercurial former...

Midnight Shine | I Need Angels: Exclusive Video Premiere!

Midnight Shine are seeking light in the darkness in the video for their new single I Need Angels — premiering exclusively on Tinnitist! “This song is about depression," says singer-guitarist...

Indie Roundup | Four Canadians & One American You Really Should Meet

Mike Edel soars, Shade get told, J Fernandez welcomes winter, Homeshake channels Haruki and more on today's Roundup. Don't look back in anger, I heard you say: 1 | Here's...

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