Halsey | Manic

THE PRESS RELEASE "Grammy-nominated, multi-platinum artist Halsey’s Manic is the follow-up to her chart-topping 2017 album hopeless fountain kingdom. Since 2015, Halsey has amassed over 23 billion streams worldwide and...

G. Love & Special Sauce | The Juice

THE PRESS RELEASE “I’ve been in the game a long time, but I’ve always considered myself a student,” says G. Love. “Finishing this album with Keb' Mo’ felt like graduation.”...

Eminem | Music To Be Murdered By

THE PRESS RELEASE "Eminem’s 11th studio album Music To Be Murdered By is out now ... Inspired by the master, Uncle Alfred!" MY TWO CENTS If they ever remake the movie Groundhog...

Courteeners | More. Again. Forever.

THE PRESS RELEASE "Courteeners release their long awaited sixth album More. Again. Forever. The band’s most confident and consistent record to date, More. Again. Forever. features ten new tracks that...

Chief Tail | Chief Tail

THE PRESS RELEASE "Chief Tail coagulated in the winter of early 2019 with one mission- putting a sense of danger and the unknown back into underground rock’n’roll for your gruesome...

Bombay Bicycle Club | Everything Else Has Gone Wrong

THE PRESS RELEASE "Bombay Bicycle Club’s fifth album Everything Else Has Gone Wrong is the eagerly anticipated follow-up to the British band’s acclaimed number 1 charting, Mercury Music Prize nominated...

bauwaves | u r everything

THE PRESS RELEASE "bauwaves is a new Austin, TX band featuring Lew Houston, former singer/guitarist for beloved late-'00s Austin-DIY-scene stalwarts Wild America (featured on Matador’s Casual Victim Pile: Austin 2010...

Anti-Flag | 20/20 Vision

THE PRESS RELEASE "Anti-Flag is a political punk band, which is obvious from their name alone. But over the course of 12 albums across more than 25 years together, they've...

…And You Will Know Us By the Trail of Dead | X: The Godless...

THE PRESS RELEASE "Five years on from the release of their previous record, Austin’s beloved art-rock heroes …And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead return with their...

Algiers | There Is No Year

THE PRESS RELEASE "In the FBI file on the American rock ‘n’ roll band Algiers — which given their prior penchant for repping the Black Panthers, Malcolm X, Angela Davis,...

Power Trio | Three Recent Synth-Based Releases That Will Push Your Buttons

Believe me, I'd love to tell you I planned this. But like most things in my world, it just kind of happened. I was rooting through some recent email...

Back Stories | My Album Reviews From Jan. 14, 2000

Two decades ago, albums and compilations from The Sopranos, Jesus Lizard, Veal and others were spinning away in my portable CD player. Here’s what I had to say about...

Albums Of The Week | 1: Beach Slang | The Deadbeat Bang of Heartbreak...

THE PRESS RELEASE "American rock & roll mainstay Beach Slang have released their most accomplished new album to date The Deadbeat Bang of Heartbreak City. While James Alex has always...

Albums Of The Week | 3 & 2: King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard...

THE PRESS RELEASE "LIVE IN PARIS 19 & LIVE IN ADELAIDE 19 available to download on Bandcamp now!!! 100% of proceeds will go to Animals Australia & Wildlife Victoria for...

Albums Of The Week | 4: Pressure Cracks | This Is Called Survival EP

THE PRESS RELEASE "Pressure Cracks features Jason Aalon Butler of Fever 333 / Letlive notoriety and ex-members of hardcore metal group Scars of Tomorrow. Started initially as a project amongst...

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