In partnership with Amazon Music, Kamasi Washington will unveil a new film, Kamasi Washington Live at The Apollo Theater, this Thursday, February 6 via Amazon Prime Video. The film, directed by Michael Garber and recorded at Washington’s February 2019 headline show at the iconic theater, features Washington performing songs from his critically acclaimed releases The Epic, Harmony of Difference and Heaven and Earth alongside his much lauded band The Next...
Dan Snaith aka Caribou's first album in five years, Suddenly, will be released Feb 28th via Merge Records. Following on from previously shared singles “Home” and “You and I”, Snaith today shares a new single from the album, “Never Come Back”, which just premiered as Annie Mac's Hottest Record In The World. Immensely satisfying and playful, “Never...
The calming country lilt and sardonic lyrics of "Xian Man" are prime Stephen Malkmus. "Xian Man" has an arid Byrdsy vibe and that's super cool and makes me look forward to the man's new album Traditional Techniques. Traditional Techniques arrives on March 6th via Matador Records. Listen below:
Nap Eyes will release their new album, Snapshot of a Beginner, their most concentrated and hi-fi effort to date, on March 27th via Jagjaguwar / Royal Mountain, in partnership with Paradise of Bachelors. Throughout the album, there’s an immediately noticeable leap in arrangement and muscle, one that still holds the raw, nervous energy and the earnest, self-deprecating poetry...
Khruangbin and Leon Bridges new single "C-Side" is a little less straight-forward than its predecessor "Texas Sun" but that's all right. You'll dig this tune after a few listens as it's a Latin-fueled polyrhythmic-laden wah-wah fest. There are a lot of hyphens in that last sentence and that's ok. ...