7” Sunday: The Beastie Boys

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Before I go any further, allow me to introduce this new feature. 7” Sunday is a segment devoted entirely to 7” vinyl and the all-encompassing experience surrounding it. From the packaging to the music, my intent is to embody the spirit of vinyl and emphasize that music is still an activity beyond passive listening. Although [...]

Watch: Santigold’s Coachella Set in Full


It would of course be a crime if we didn’t mention Coachella at all; with its array of artists any mainstream festival would be jealous of.  Not only did the California festival boast such amazing guests, but also a live YouTube feed of the three main stages, so that anyone unlucky enough to miss out [...]

Red Hot Chili Peppers: Then and Now

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The Red Hot Chili Peppers continued their North America tour with a stop over in Duluth, Georgia last Tuesday, showcasing their 10th album I’m with You and heralding a new era in the band’s music style. During the Georgia show, the Chilis flashed their routine musical athleticism at screaming fans who savored old tunes while [...]

Santigold Unveils New Album Artwork and Drop Date for New Video


Santigold took to Twitter earlier today to announce the release date for the video of second single ‘Disparate Youth’, and to unveil the artwork for her sophomore album, entitled ‘The Master of My Make-Believe’. The track’s video will be debuted exclusively on MTV tomorrow, the 1st March. For the album art, Santigold hired photographer Jason [...]

Listen: Santigold Debuts New Single ‘Disparate Youth’


In anticipation of the release of her second album, ‘Master of Make Believe’, Santigold has debuted new single ‘Disparate Youth’. The track is the second to be previewed from Santi White’s sophomore album, alongside ‘Big Mouth’; still available as a free download from the singer’s website. ‘Master of Make Believe’ will be the first full [...]

Watch: Spank Rock (feat. Santigold) – Car Song

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Yesterday, Spank Rock released the video to accompany his track, “Car Song.” In an interview with Rolling Stone, he explained the track is, “a feel-good song about growth and positive aspirations.” “Car Song” is from Spank Rock’s 2011 album Everything is Boring and Everyone is a Fucking Liar. Due to the eccentric nature of this [...]

Listen: Santigold Debuts New Track ‘Big Mouth’


One of the much missed women from music, Santigold, makes her return with new track, ‘Big Mouth’, one of the first tracks to be debuted from her new album ‘Master of My Make-Believe’, due to drop sometime in the Spring. Since 2008′s stunning ‘Santogold’, Santi White has gone through a name change, and become an [...]

Beastie Boys and Spike Jonze Working on New Video


On their website, the Beastie Boys have announced that they’re working on a new video with Spike Jonze for “Don’t Play No Game That I Can’t Win” from their latest album “Hot Sauce Committee Part 2.” The video is set to be released later this month and said to feature the Beasties as action figures. [...]