The Bangles • Three O’Clock • Dream Syndicate • Rain Parade | 3 x...

Tribute albums are usually pretty simple affairs. Sometimes, one artist covers a slate of hits by one or more of his influences. Other times, a group of performers celebrate...

Rickie Lee Jones | Kicks

WHO IS SHE? The veteran singer-songwriter and former Tom Waits paramour who immortalized fellow L.A. troubadour Chuck E. Weiss in the 1979 boho-jazz chart-topper Chuck E.'s in Love. WHAT IS...

Dinner Party | Dinner Party

Psst. It's a new jazz-hip-hop supergroup featuring pianist Robert Glasper, sax players Kamasi Washington and Terrace Martin, and producer 9th Wonder — along with versatile Chicago vocalist Phoelix on...

Jon Stancer | Not Far From The Truth: Exclusive Video Premiere

This Just In: Jon Stancer is mixing pop and politics in the breaking-news video for his single Not Far From The Truth — premiering exclusively on Tinnitist. The ultra-topical clip...

Airbourne’s Boneshaker Tops Today’s Album Announcements

Only Angus Young and co. know for sure if we're getting a new AC/DC album anytime in the near future. But either way, we're definitely getting the next best...

Phish | Kasvot Växt / í rokk

When is a covers album not a covers album? When it's this elaborate prank by the men of Phish. For more than two decades now, the jam-band vets have...

Next Week in Music | Feb. 4-10, 2019 • New Albums

Keep your eyes and ears peeled for these albums next week. But don’t blame me if things change at the last minute: TOP NEW ALBUMS Ariana Grande thank u, next Hey, I know...

DIY Discovery | y(A)pex

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 | April 1-7, 2019 • 120 New Releases Headed Your...

There are more than 120 albums, EPs and singles being released next week. Mark your calendars and pre-order your favourites — but don’t blame me if things change at...

The Wilderness | American Rage: Exclusive Video Premiere

American Rage produces deadly consequences in the new single and video from indie rockers The Wilderness — premiering exclusively on Tinnitist. A dark narrative of a small-time small-town heist gone horribly...

Wonders Of The Yukon Share Their Deeply Disturbing Cartoon Dreams

Wonders Of The Yukon discuss Darwin, death and devotion in their colourful (and misleadingly titled) new single and video Cartoon Dreams — showcasing today on Tinnitist. “It’s a tale of...

Back Stories (Birthday Edition) | My Unedited 2016 Interview With Robin Zander

Happy birthday to Cheap Trick frontman Robin Zander, who turns 66 years old today. A few years ago, I interviewed him just before he and his bandmates were inducted...

Kutch | Bottleneck: Exclusive Video Premiere!

Some people will take as much as they can get, stringing their loved ones along for the ride. What happens when the well runs dry? That's the question creatively posed...

Gloo | A Pathetic Youth

WHO ARE THEY? A raw-powered, vaguely grungy punk power trio from the seaside resort of Littlehampton, England. WHAT IS THIS? A reissue of their deservedly acclaimed 2018 indie album —...

Marc Jordan Doubles Your Pleasure With New Album Both Sides

Marc Jordan has it covered on his upcoming album Both Sides. The award-winning and prolific Canadian singer/songwriter will unleash a newly minted collection of chilled out romantic contemporary jazz arrangements...

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