Album Review: Royal Blood // Royal Blood

There must be a reason why Royal Blood’s self-titled debut album was the fastest selling rock album in three years, right? Right. Oh, and it also debuted at Number 1 on the Official… Continue reading

JAMS: The Best Summer Songs You Might Not Have Heard On The Radio

Now that summer is slowly coming to an end (sad, we feel your pain), Liz and I thought we’d share some of the songs that we jammed along to all season. These songs… Continue reading

THIS JUST IN: “Under The Pressure” Music Video // The War On Drugs

Flickering filters, abandoned landscape, lush guitar riffs all play vital roles in this dreamy, long form music video for The War On Drug’s latest track, “Under the Pressure.” This tune fits the theme of their album (“Lost… Continue reading

THIS JUST IN: “MY SONG 5″ MUSIC VIDEO // HAIM

Can’t we all just be Haim sisters? The unfailingly badass sisters have released a music video for their bass driven mega-tune, “My Song 5.” The video, which seems to parody shows like Jerry Springer, features… Continue reading

This Just In: bad_news // Bastille

On Wednesday afternoon, the British boys behind last year’s megahit Pompeii – as well as other beauties such as Flaws and Bad Blood – debuted a new single from their upcoming Oblivion EP… Continue reading

GIG REVIEW: ASTR IN NYC

After speaking to ASTR in February over the phone, I was always in the wrong place whenever they came around for a gig. But finally, I caught them when they played a gig… Continue reading

GIG REVIEW: MAGIC MAN AT MADISON SQUARE GARDEN THEATER

Triumphant synth is the genre, Magic Man is the band. But what really is triumphant synth, and how would this translate live? – Magic Man aren’t like your typical opening acts–it’s genuinely a… Continue reading

THIS JUST IN: VAMPIRE WEEKEND ON THE MAKING OF “CONTRA”

XL Recording is releasing a compilation featuring its artists to celebrate its 25th anniversary, titled Pay Close Attention. The label has released part of a special documentary featuring my personal favorite band, Vampire Weekend,… Continue reading

This Just In: Don’t (Music Video) // Ed Sheeran

A couple weeks ago I wrote a post about why you should listen to Ed’s Multiply (X) and one of the tracks I singled out was “Don’t” in which he boldly calls out… Continue reading

THIS JUST IN: “I’M NOT THE ONLY ONE” MUSIC VIDEO // SAM SMITH

Sam Smith has done it again, in just one day, the video for his new song “I’m Not The Only One” has already racked up over 375,000 views. In the music video of… Continue reading