Crystal Castles have unveiled the first taste of their eagerly anticipated third album.
The Canadian electronic duo premiered a brand new tune on stage in London last week. Some fan footage has emerged, which you can check out below.
The new track is more dense, slow and hazy than their previously schizophrenic and frenetic electro-clash, fusing elements of rave and witch-house into a pulsing, droning, hypnotic track anchored by frontwoman Alice Glass’ piercing vocals.
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!The video for one of our faves; Anna Lunoe and her collab with Flume has finally been released. The clip for ‘I Met You’ was directed by Melvin Montalban and was shot just north of the Blue Mountains in NSW. Lunoe looks gorgeous in the mesmerizing video which also features her own vocals. Who knew the girl could sing as well as being an in-demand DJ/producer. Watch below and check out some behind the scenes pics above. ... read more
The clip for Azealia Banks’ self-produced track ‘Liquorice’ track has just dropped in a cloud of dust and free-flowing locks (read: the pigtails are gone). The track is from the prolific Harlem babes’ ’1991′ EP, and in contrast to the aqua themed mixtape ‘Fantasea’ due out early July, the clip is a windy, dusty and hot clip featuring horsies, gun battles and a snug fitting star spangled banner two piece. The Rankin directed clip shows off the singer’s... read more
What’s better than one female musical buzz act releasing a new track and video? TWO female musical buzz acts releasing a new track and video, TOGETHER.
Feisty female talents Grimes and Kreayshawn have teamed up under the moniker of ‘L$D’ for the below track, titled ‘DONT SMOKE MY BLUNT BITCH’ (yeah, that’s really the title, apparently).
According to the Youtube description, the track was written in 10 minutes and the video done in just an hour.
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Ever wanted to see Swedish legends The Hives playing on a blimp? Then their new video for ‘Go Right Ahead’ should be right up your alley.
The five-piece released new album ‘Lex Hives’ last week, with ‘Go Right Ahead’ the raucous lead single from it. The band shared the video last night, a typically noir-style, grainy clip in keeping with the band’s black and white aesthetic.
Watch as the garage rockers float down city streets performing... read more
!A swag of new videos and film clips have come our way today, so again we’ve wrapped them up in this, the first edition of First Watch Friday. Check below for new videos from Radiohead, Kanye West, Sigur Ros, Muse, The Killers, Danny Brown, Beach House, The Gaslight Anthem and more! Radiohead, ‘Full Stop’ Radiohead have been airing new songs at recent concerts around the world, and reportedly showed off a new song called ‘Full... read more
As has become the norm for major festivals worldwide – Coachella, Vivid – the Tennessee musical extravaganza that is Bonnaroo will live stream a stack of sets from this weekend’s festivities.
Grab your coffee and park yourself near your computer around 8.00 am on the 19th of June, because Parklife 2012 will be announcing it’s official line-up LIVE over the airwaves of triple j breakfast with Tom and Alex and we’ll be getting you all the deets as it happens.
Some big names are expected, and the announcement comes at a welcome time. In the middle of a chilly winter, it’ll give us something to look forward to… Parklife are well aware of... read more
British trio Muse have released a two-minute trailer for their new album, which hints at a baffling new direction for the band.
The trailer reveals that the new album will be titled ‘The 2nd Law,’ and will be released in September. The short film begins with a dramatic, tense string section, before turning a full 180 degrees into a skull-crushing dubstep drop.
Yep, that’s right – theatrical stadium rockers Muse are going dubstep. Apparently.
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Rising Aussie indie-pop stars Last Dinosaurs have shared the latest video from their excellent debut album, ‘In A Million Years.’
It’s for new single ‘Andy,’ and features a sparse white set brightened by random splashes of colour and geometric shapes. There’s also a stack of close-ups on their Converse High-Tops.