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Listen Now: Boyfriend and Big Freedia Share “Deceptacon” Cover

Photo Credit: Rebma Today, Boyfriend has teamed up with Big Freedia to release a reimagination of Le Tigre’s striking 1999 tune, “Deceptacon.” The reworking features a hyper-pop lean coupled with the rebellious energy of the original, making it dance floor ready just in time for summer.  Boyfriend shared, “Le Tigre, and this song specifically, was…

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Listen: Tame Impala Share Reimagining of Elvis Presley’s “Edge of Reality” In Celebration of ‘Elvis’ Release

Today, Tame Impala have released a psychedelic remix of Elvis Presley’s 1970 song “Edge of Reality,” lush with contemporary production and vocals from the Australian group’s frontman and leader Kevin Parker. The track appears on the soundtrack of the new film Elvis, which was directed by Baz Luhrmann and is in theaters now. The Elvis…

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Listen: Gorillaz Share New Single “Cracker Island” Featuring Thundercat

Gorillaz released their first new track of 2022 with their new single, “Cracker Island,” featuring vocalist and bassist Thundercat. The single marks the first release of Damon Albarn’s virtual band since 2021’s Meanwhile EP, which featured Jelani Blackman, AJ Tracey, Barrington Levy and Alicaì Harley. “Cracker Island,” a track made for the club, features Thundercat…

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My Morning Jacket Cancel Hometown Shows After Jim James Tests Positive for COVID-19

My Morning Jacket took to Instagram to share that frontman Jim James has tested positive for COVID-19 and they’ve decided to cancel their hometown shows at the Iroquois Amphitheater and the Louisville Waterfront, in Louisville, Kenn. on Friday, June 24 and Saturday, June 25 respectively. The show at the Iroquois Amphitheater set for tomorrow night…

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Hangtown Music Festival Shares Final Artist Lineup: Railroad Earth, Yonder Mountain String Band, Karl Denson and More

Hangtown Music Festival will return for its final iteration on Oct. 20 through 23 at Nevada County Fairgrounds in Grass Valley, Calif. The organizers behind the event have shared the artist lineup for the three-day festival hosted by Railroad Earth.  Railroad Earth is set to take the stage in October and perform three sets of…

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Watch Now: Kevin Morby Brings High-Octane Performance of “This is a Photograph” to ‘Kimmel’

Photo by Chantal Anderson On Wednesday night, American musician, singer and songwriter Kevin Morby delivered a dynamic and electric version of the title track of his latest project This Is a Photograph on Jimmy Kimmel Live!. During the performance, Morby was backed by a trio of singers and a full band who assisted him in…

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Listen Now: Marcus King Shares New Electric Single “Lie Lie Lie”

Marcus King has shared the latest single, “Lie Lie Lie,” off his forthcoming solo album, Young Blood, due out on Aug. 26 via Rick Rubin’s American Records/ Republic Records. In addition, King has also unveiled the official music video for the track, which was shoot at Dan Auerbach’s Easy Eye Sound Studio in Nashville.  “Lie…

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Sacred Rose and Relix To Celebrate 50th Anniversary of ‘Europe ’72’ at Thalia Hall

Today, Sacred Rose Festival and Relix announced that ahead of the inaugural Grateful Dead-inspired gathering at Chicago’s SeatGeek Stadium set for Aug. 26-28, they’ll be celebrating the 50th Anniversary of Europe ’72 at Thalia Hall on Aug. 25. The celebration at the iconic institution, which has been a beacon for and home to music lovers…

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Watch: Roger Waters Performs Hits off ‘The Wall’ On ‘Colbert’  

Last night, founding member of Pink Floyd, Roger Waters, performed three classics from The Wall on The Late Show With Stephen Colbert. The performances come ahead and are in support of his upcoming 40-date This Is Not A Drill tour. The iconic bassist performed three tracks off Pink Floyd’s seminal 1979 LP, starting with “Happiest…

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Jason Isbell and The 400 Unit Announce Eight Night Ryman Auditorium Residency

Jason Isbell has shared that he and his band the 400 Unit will take on a residency series at the famed Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, Tenn. in mid-October. The residency, which marks Isbell’s eighth appearance at the venue, will consist of eight separate shows and feature a delicately curated opener for each evening. On Oct.…

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The Mars Volta Return with First Song and Tour in Nearly 10 Years

The Mars Volta have released their first song in nearly 10 years, “Blacklight Shine,” which was released alongside an accompanying short film directed by Omar Rodríguez-López. Along with the single, the progressive rock band announced a string of tour dates set for fall. Despite the lapse in time since the group released a single “Blacklight…

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Listen: Big Freedia’s “Explode” Sampled On New Beyoncé Song “BREAK MY SOUL”

Last night, Beyoncé shared a new single titled “BREAK MY SOUL” as the first musical offering from her highly anticipated seventh studio album Renaissance, set to release on July 29. The momentous track features a sample from Big Freedia’s “Explode” off her 2014 album Just Be Free. Co-produced by acclaimed songwriters Tricky Stewart and The-Dream,…

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Julian Lage Announces New LP ‘View With A Room,’ Shares Lead Single “Auditorium”

Photo credit: Shervin Lainez Julian Lage has announced the Sept. 16 release of a new album, View With A Room. The LP marks the artist’s second for Blue Note Records, after 2021’s Squint. Today, Lage has marked the occasion by debuting the lead single off the forthcoming album “Auditorium” and announcing a complimentary fall tour…

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TAUK, Kanika Moore and Members of The Horn Section Treat The Blue Note Jazz Club to Two Special Sets (A Gallery)

Photos by Nick Codina On Monday, June 20, TAUK took to New York City’s Blue Note Jazz Club in the Greenwich Village for two shows with Doom Flamingo’s Kanika Moore and The Horn Section’s Greg Sanderson (sax) and Chris Brouwers (trumpet). The shows, which took place at 8 p.m. and 10:30 p.m. respectively, saw songs…

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Charlie Starr, Kevn Kinney and Rick Richards Join The Black Crowes for Encore in Georgia

Photo via The Black Crowes’ Instagram On Sunday night, The Black Crowes were joined by Kevn Kinney of Drivin’ N Cryin’, Blackberry Smoke’s Charlie Starr and Rick Richards from The Georgia Satellites during the ensemble’s encore performance of The Velvet Underground’s “Rock & Roll” at Ameris Bank Amphitheatre in Alpharetta, Ga.  The single-set performance got…

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Trey Anastasio Invites 7-Year-Old Fan on Stage to Sing “Bug” in Grand Rapids

Yesterday, Trey Anastasio performed at The Frederik Meijer Gardens Amphitheater, in Grand Rapids, Michigan. The solo acoustic show highlighted many raw and intimate takes on Phish’s and Anastasio’s solo discographies. Additionally, during the encore, Anastasio welcomed a 7-year-old fan to sing “Bug” creating an unprecedentedly wholesome atmosphere in the 1,900-seat venue. Anastasio started the single-set…

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Amanda Shires Shares ‘Take It Like A Man’ Title Track, Details Upcoming Tour

Photo by Michael Schmelling Today Nashville’s Amanda Shires unveiled “Take It Like A Man,” the title track from her forthcoming studio album, due on July 29 via ATO Records. The single was released in conjunction with the news of a tour in support of the release set for the fall. Take It Like A Man was written…

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The Rolling Stones Cancel Switzerland Appearance After Initial Postponement

Photo by Marc Millman The Rolling Stones have announced that their concert in Bern, Switzerland, has been canceled. Last week, the group shared their intent to reschedule the performance–which was initially postponed after the band’s frontman, Mick Jagger, tested positive for COVID-19–but, despite all attempts, they were unsuccessful.  In a post shared by the band…

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Goose Join Andy Frasco & The U.N. at Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival

Photo by Griffin Lotz Early this morning, Andy Frasco & The U.N. played their set at Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival in Manchester, Tenn. As an unannounced bonus, the ensemble welcomed Connecticut jamband Goose to the stage during their hour-long lively performance, which was entirely played in the key of E. The gig took place…

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W3BSTOCK to Host First-Ever Music Festival Powered by Blockchain Technology

W3BSTOCK, the first-ever music festival powered by blockchain technology, owned and organized by NFT holders, has announced an event on June 20 at Manhattan’s Blue Building. The evening will feature musical performances, art and an NFT gallery.  The W3BSTOCK event will include live music from Brooklyn rapper DAP The Contract and New York’s DJ Logic.…