Miss Emily | Hold Back the River: Exclusive Video Premiere

Canadian singer-songwriter Miss Emily pays tribute to the #MeToo movement in the video for her stirring new single Hold Back the River — premiering exclusively on Tinnitist. "This video is...

Indie Roundup | Five New Numbers To Make Monday More Manageable

Balthazar entertain you, Grand Analog take flight, Mk.gee rings in the new year and Jane's Party double up on today's Roundup. Jane, stop this crazy thing! 1 | We could...

Back Stories | My 2011 Interview With Roger Daltrey

I watched a Roger Daltrey TV interview the other day and it reminded me of when I talked to The Who frontman back in 2011 — at the time,...

DIY Discovery | Rare Americans

Most of the music I hear is sent to me by labels and publicists. But there's nothing like getting it straight from the source. Welcome to the latest instalment...

Next Week in Music | Nov. 12-18

Here are the major album releases, TV appearances, anniversaries and other events coming up in the next seven days. Mark your calendars and pre-order your favourites — but don’t...

J Mascis | Elastic Days

J Mascis has obviously dished up plenty of lead guitar heroism in his longtime day job with veteran indie-rock power trio Dinosaur Jr. And on some of his previous...

Jon Spencer | Spencer Sings the Hits

Hits? Jon Spencer ain't got no hits! Jon Spencer don't need no hits! Jon Spencer don't need to sing you any stinkin' hits! That's because Jon Spencer has something...

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...

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