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...

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...

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 —...

No Ones | Great Lost No Ones Album / Luke Haines & Peter...

THE PRESS RELEASE: "The No Ones are a new bi-continental collaboration featuring Scott McCaughey, Frode Strømstad, Peter Buck, and Arne Kjeisrud Mathisen. Stretching from Norway through Athens, Georgia to...

The Bird & The Bee | Interpreting The Masters Volume 2: A Tribute to...

WHO ARE THEY? The L.A. indie-pop duo of dreamy chanteuse Inara George (whose father was late great Little Feat frontman Lowell George) and keyboardist Greg Kurstin (whose subsequent career...

Midland | Let It Roll

WHO ARE THEY? A trio of Texans who traffic in old-school country-rock — and look the part with their anachronistic western leisure suits, big hats and funky facial hair. WHAT...

DIY Discovery | мʌvʌ

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...

Frank Zappa | Orchestral Favorites 40th Anniversary

WHO IS HE? The late, great musical icon and iconoclast. The father of the Mothers of Invention. The childhood pal of Captain Beefheart. The owner-operator of the most recognizable...

Mayssa Karaa Discovers Her Own Private Versailles in New Video

Mayssa Karaa dances the night away in Versailles, her seductive and sultry new single and video showcasing today on Tinnitist. In this hip-swivelling and exotic single from her debut album...

Pat Travers | Swing!

WHO IS HE? The veteran Canadian blues-rock guitar hero whose career stretches back to the late ’70s and FM mainstays like Boom Boom (Out Go the Lights), Snortin' Whiskey...

ZZ Top | Goin’ 50

WHO ARE THEY? That Little Ol' Band From Texas — aka The World's Biggest Band From Texas — and power trio whose membership has remained unchanged for half a...

Died | Anonymized Internal Criminals

Plenty of people have told me I need to have my head examined. Died are the first band that could probably do the job — and definitely the first...

Barenaked Ladies | Fake Nudes: Naked

WHO ARE THEY? The long-serving CanCon pop-rockers whose great-great-grandchildren will still be living off residuals from their theme song to The Big Bang Theory. WHAT IS THIS? An EP with...

Indie Roundup | Seven Songs To Start Your Year (Or At Least Your Weekend)

Kirin J Callinan mans up, The Mowgli's waste your time, Night Flight Orchestra hit the ice, Heart to Heart are insufferable and more in today's Roundup. Meet the new...

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