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Beyoncé's 'Lion King' Anthems and 7 More of the Week's Best Albums
Micro rock songs and ornate noise make up the rest of this week's essential listening.
SadGirl Make Music to Soundtrack LA and All of Its Contradictions
The swooning, romantic guitar pop on the trio's new album 'Water' is perfect for a city of endless possibility.
Jimmy Buffett on the Role He Was Born to Play: Himself
We talked to the king parrothead about his role in 'The Beach Bum,' working with Snoop Dogg, and why retirement is overrated.
Zack Fox Begrudgingly Explains the "Square Up Challenge"
We talk to the writer, comedian, and rapper(?) about his creative process and his podcast 'Bruh.'
No Man Has a Voice Like Colter Wall
The country music wunderkind speaks on his new album 'Songs of the Plains,' 11 tracks of vintage country and heartbroken triumph. Stream it now.
Zaytoven on 'Beast Mode 2' and the Future of the Atlanta Sound
We talked to the one and only Zaytoven about his tireless work ethic and what's next.
Here's the Trippy as Hell Video for wifisfuneral's "Genesis"
The drug-laced track produced by Ronny J gets an appropriately drug-laced visual.
Ron Gallo Returns in Garage Rock Glory with "It's All Gonna Be OK"
The Philly born, Nashville-based songwriter will release a new LP called 'Stardust Birthday Party' on October 5 via New West.
Numb.er's Mechanical Post-Punk Questions if the World Is Worth Saving
On 'Goodbye,' Jeff Fribourg’s new project turns bleak, noisy music into a shout of humanity.
Stream Wax Idols' Sinister and Unsettling New Album 'Happy Ending'
The band's new record is drenched in layers of post-punk, goth rock, and new wave—and boy oh boy does it kick ass.
Mind Over Mirrors Make Ambient Music for Mystics
The morphing Chicago ensemble that's formed around Jaime Fennelly is beautifully unpredictable—as his new album 'Bellowing Sun' and a new single "Vermillion Pink" prove.
Titus Andronicus Is Trying to Break Your Heart
The band's new album, ‘A Productive Cough,’ is odd, alienating, and sure to piss off fans still waiting for a sequel to 'The Monitor.' But maybe that’s the point.