The Strokes front man Julian Casablancas+ The Voidz have released the video for their new track of the forthcoming album Tyranny. During the BBC 6 Music show on Sept 8, the track “Where No Eagles Fly” debut during min 45:00. Tyranny follows Casablancas’ 2009 solo project Phraze For the Young. Details of the new album that is set to premiere Sept. 23 were released earlier this month alongside the 11 min track “Human Sadness.” The Album is up for pre order on the Cult Record store and can be bought in either cassette form or a USB drive shaped like a cigarette lighter. The band kicks off their US tour Oct 16th and you can buy tickets here.
LA native and singer songstress, Jhene Aiko has recently released her newest single and MV for ”The Pressure” directed by Donald Glover. The single is from her upcoming album Souled Out which is set to be released on Sept 9th. The mixed beauty has been around for a couple of years now, working with such artist as B2K, Cocaine 80,s, Childish Gambino and Drake.
Check out Jhene’s MV for, “Pressure”:
Kendrick Lamar joins forces on Flying Lotus’ new single “Never Catch Me.” The hip hop single with a jazz influence will appear on Flying Lotus’ upcoming album You’re Dead. The album is confirmed to release Oct 6th in the UK and Oct 7th in the US through Warp Records. This isn’t the first time that the LA natives have worked together as both artists worked together in preparation for Kendrick’s opening act on Kanye West’s Yeezus tour, last year.
There is still about a month before the album drop but these cool styling should hold you over till then.
In June, The Yeah Yeah Yeahs released the cover art for Karen O’s new solo LP “Crush Songs ” on Instagram. This was one of the few times we heard anything from the artsy – rock trio since their mesmerizing performance at Coachella in 2013. This morning, O released the track “Day Go By” for everyone who felt nostalgic of times of intimate living room listening parties around the the globe.
The lo-fi track was recorded around the time “show Your Bones” was released. In an interview with RollingStones, O explained the creation process of her new LP,”These songs were written and recorded in private around this time. They are the soundtrack to what was an ever-continuing love crusade.” Crush Songs is set to release under Julian Casablancas‘ label Cult Records on September 9th.
Chris Brown has recently announced via Instagram that his sixth studio album titled X,will be released on September 16th. The highly anticipated project includes features from artists like Nicki Minaj, Usher, Rick Ross, Jhene Aiko, and Trey Songz. Singles such as, “Love More”, “Loyal”, and ” New Flame” have all receive ample radio play and attention throughout the year and will also be featured on the “X” album which is available for pre-order on iTunes. Being that 2014 marks Chris Browns tenth year in the music industry after signing to Jive Records in 2004 , “X” is a perfect fit for the singers sixth studio album.
Check out singles/videos from the album below:
Though the rumors of Adele releasing a new album titled 25 were debunked, fans can bask in the greatness of two leaked tracks recorded during Adele’s sophomore album “21″.
21, won six Grammy‘s, went double platinum on iTunes in the United States, and became a best selling album in 2011 and 2012.
What do you get when you sit in a music studio for 7 days till 6 in the morning? 12 new Justin Beiber and Cody Simpson song collaborations that are sure to be pop music gold! During an interview with the Tribute this past week, Simpson shed light on his recent work Justin Beiber. “He gave me a call a couple months back and I guess he’d seen some little clips I posted on Instagram of me playing guitar and jamming and soloing, and he was like, “Man, you’re getting really good. I’d love you to come and write.”‘ After that fateful call, A new album is in the works.
The collaboration album is set to release in November but for all the fans that can’t wait that long, keep an eye on Beiber and Simpson’s Twitter for new Details.
Big news this month @CodySimpson
— Justin Bieber (@justinbieber) September 1, 2014
Brooklyn based rapper Theophilius London has released his new single, “Tribes” feat. Jessie Boykins III. The two minute track produced by Brodinski and Club Cheval is the the first single off his forthcoming album, “Vibes!” which is set to release later this fall. The release of “Tribes” comes days after London released the cover art for his album. The cover art was created with the help of non other than the legendary Karl Legerfeld of Chanel.
If the art direction and new single are any indicators of what’s to come, we can surely anticipate seeing more of TL in the upcoming seasons!
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Ariana Grande has been banging it this summer and the drop of her newest sophomore album, My Everything, has undoubtedly nabbed the 21-year old songstress’ second No. 1 album in just less than a year! Off her eagerly anticipated album, is “Love Me Harder” featuring The Weeknd, who lends his sexy R&B vocals to accompany Grande’s husky sweetness in this R&B-pop single.
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“Midway upon the journey of our life I found myself within a forest dark, for the straightforward pathway had been lost.”
The iconic words of Dante’s Inferno appear at the beginning of Grimes new music video, “Go” Ft. Blood Diamond. Grimes also known as Claire Boucher originally wrote the song for Rihanna but after she declined, Boucher reclaimed it as her own. “Go” was her first song in two years which released in June as part of her forthcoming EP. The song reached over 1.5 million plays on Soundcloud and now the video that was produced by Boucher and her brother Mac (Roco-Prime) is making a splash with its dark post-apocalyptic/ 90’s fisheye theme.
In her post on tumblr Gimes explains her video, “It’s supposed to be dante’s inferno (abstractly), different layers of hell etc. super visually inspired by like x men, metal gear, dune. haha, maybe thats too all over the place and doesn’t make sense, but yea, enjoy!”