Sounds: Black Lips – “Boys in the Woods”

Black Lips sounding a bit more refined and a lot more produced. New album, Underneath The Rainbow, out 3/18.


Video: We Were Promised Jetpacks Live Album Trailer

We Were Promised Jetpacks will release a live album, E Rey – Live in Philadelphia, on 2/25. Watch the trailer below.


Sounds: Run The Jewels – “Sea Legs” (Dave Sitek remix)

Dave Sitek taking on Run The Jewels and doing right by the boys.


Song of the Day: Built to Spill – “When Not Being Stupid is Not Enough”

Built to Spill in full jam mode, from their 1995 split EP with BFFs Caustic Resin. Of course the best songs on this EP are from BTS, and of course this song is over nine minutes long. Enjoy.


Sounds: Prince Po and Oh No (feat. Roc C) – “Bearz”

This pairing makes perfect sense. Prince Po and Oh No’s Animal Serum due out 2/4.


Video: Their/They’re/There – “New Blood”

Yes, I know it’s like COLLEGE EMO IN MY FACE ALL OVER AGAIN – but who am I kidding, I love this shit. New video from Their/They’re/There, featuring men of amazing band pedigrees.


Film Review: Inside Llewyn Davis

I reviewed the new Coen Brothers film, Inside Llewyn Davis, for Paste Magazine – read it here.


Sounds: The War on Drugs – “Red Eyes”

Very happy to hear some new War on Drugs music, from the band’s new album, Lost in the Dream, due out this March. Sounds like production values are upped, but Adam Granduciel’s songwriting is as engaging as ever.


Sounds: Bibio – “Dye The Water Green”

New Bibio out 1/28, The Green EP. Listen to the ethereal, pretty direction he’s going below.


Video: The Clash – “Rock the Casbah” (Luxxury Edit)

Everything looks better slowed down, even The Clash, courtesy of Luxxury.