New Music Roundup — Fearless Comebacks and Hazy Undercurrents

With so much music that was recently released, it can be overwhelming and difficult to determine what to listen to. But we managed to string up a list of some of the best new releases to make things easier for you. From HAIM’s fearless comeback to the hard-hitting eclecticism of Pottery’s debut, here are some … More New Music Roundup — Fearless Comebacks and Hazy Undercurrents

New Music Roundup — “The Wheel’s Still in Spin”

With so much music that was released throughout the week, it can be overwhelming and difficult to determine what to listen to. But we managed to string up a list of some of the best new releases to make things easier for you. From Phoebe Bridgers’ gorgeous new album to Bob Dylan’s late-career triumph, here … More New Music Roundup — “The Wheel’s Still in Spin”

Weezer’s ‘Black Album’ is an Underwhelming Attempt to Sound Fresh

Last summer, I left a Weezer show early because not only was it the absolute worst concert I’ve ever been to, but I thought to myself, “If I wanted to see a middle-aged man have a midlife crisis, I could just go home and see my dad dreaming of owning a motorcycle.” A show mostly … More Weezer’s ‘Black Album’ is an Underwhelming Attempt to Sound Fresh

Parquet Courts Announce New Album Due For May

Second generation post-punk revivalists, Parquet Courts recently announced the release of their sixth studio album, Wide Awake!, out May 18 through Rough Trade Records. On the upcoming album, the band surprisingly collaborated with producer, Danger Mouse. Parquet Courts frontman, Andrew Savage, said “I liked that it didn’t make sense.” Since Danger Mouse is more of … More Parquet Courts Announce New Album Due For May

Spoon’s Consistency Continues on New Single “Hot Thoughts”

On Tuesday, Spoon shared the lead single and opening title track for their forthcoming ninth studio album Hot Thoughts, out March 17 via Matador Records. It marks the band’s return to the indie label since their 1996 debut album Telephono. It will be produced again by the sonic maestro, David Fridmann, best known for his … More Spoon’s Consistency Continues on New Single “Hot Thoughts”