Thursday, April 26, 2018

Parquet Courts on 'Ellen'


Watch Parquet Courts perform "Wide Awake" on Ellen.

Questlove Guesses Prince Tracks on 'Fallon'


Roots bandleader Questlove took a break from playing drums on The Tonight Show and sat down with Jimmy Fallon where the host quizzed the Prince fan and music expert on song titles from the Purple One by playing one-second, half-second and quarter-second samples of Prince songs as Questlove attempts to guess the correct tracks.

Run the Jewels on 'Colbert'


Watch Run the Jewels perform "Thursday in the Danger Room" on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert.

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Andrew W.K. on 'Conan'


Watch Andrew W.K. perform "Music is Worth Living For" on Conan.

Listen to Nas 'Live at the Kennedy Center'


In 2014, Nas celebrated the 20th anniversary of his debut, Illmatic, with a performance at the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C. The performance was released this year as a Record Store Day vinyl and as a PBS special. Now, you can listen to the whole performance online.

Friday, April 20, 2018

The English Beat Announce 1st Album in 36 Years!


In June, The English Beat will release their first album since 1982 called Here We Go Love. 

Take a look at the cover, above, and the tracklisting, below:

1. how can you stand there?
2. the one and the only
3. redemption time
4. if killing worked
5. here we go love
6. never die
7. the love you give
8. you really oughtta know
9. you're stuck
10. every time you told me
11. dem call it ska
12. drive her away
13. be there for you

Thursday, April 19, 2018

Prince's Estate Release Original Version of 'Nothing Compares 2 U'


For the first time ever, Prince's estate released his original 1984 version of "Nothing Compares 2 U" which he wrote and recorded but never put out on his own. In 1985, the song was released by The Family, a Prince-formed and sanctioned band, then in 1990 the song exploded thanks to SinĂ©ad O’Connor. Take a look and listen to the "Purple One" and The Revolution playing the song along with rehearsal footage which has also been unearthed for the first time.

Ben Gibbard on 'Conan'


Watch Ben Gibbard perform an inclusive version of The Beatles' "And I Love Her" on Conan.

Saturday, April 14, 2018

GHOST Announce New Album


Ghost will release their new album, Prequelle, and will arrive in June. 

The album is a bit different than most records from the Swedish metal band as singer Papa Emeritus has converted himself to Cardinal Copia.

Take a look at the cover, above, and the tracklisting, below, and the video for "Rats:"

1 Ashes
2 Rats
3 Faith
4 See The Light
5 Miasma
6 Dance Macabre
7 Pro Memoria
8 Witch Image
9 Helvetesfonster
10 Life Eternal


SZA Brings Out Kendrick Lamar at Coachella

During her Friday night set, SZA brought out Top Dawg top dog Kendrick Lamar. Take a look!