Phoebe Bridgers Is Not Your Trendy "Sad Girl"

Phoebe Bridgers released her debut album Stranger in the Alps last year, and despite the fact that she didn’t tour around its release, the record landed on plenty year-end lists. She’s finally set to take the album out on the road for her first-ever headlining tour — but fans needn’t worry about the upcoming shows being sombre

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U.S. Girls Achieve Balance Between Pissed Off and Buoyant on 'In a Poem Unlimited'

On her last album as U.S. Girls, 2015’s Polaris Music Prize-shortlisted Half Free, Meg Remy’s sample-based songwriting reached storytelling heights only previously hinted at by turning a spotlight on women’s lives. She used each song to explore “a different female character that was expressing some sort inner narrative,” she told Impose magazine that year. But

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Cœur de pirate Discusses Her New Album and How Losing Herself Helped Her Find Inspiration Again

Béatrice Martin has just returned to Montreal from France, where the artist known as Cœur de pirate has been recording her fourth album. Despite nagging jet lag, she is content — considering the year she’s had, a notable achievement.   What happened? Everything started crumbling around her. After Martin released her last effort, 2015’s Roses, she toured relentlessly

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Remembering Jóhann Jóhannsson

Icelandic composer Jóhann Jóhannsson, who penned a slew influential solo albums and a number Hollywood scores, including The Theory Everything and Arrival, died in Berlin on Friday, February 9. John Twells looks back on a life artistic integrity, exploration and collaboration. I was wearing an Iron Maiden shirt when I met Jóhann Jóhannsson for the

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Jóhann Jóhannsson has died at age 48

One the great film composers his generation. Icelandic avant-garde composer and experimental musician Jóhann Jóhannsson has died at age 48 in Berlin. A cause death has not been announced. Jóhannsson is survived by his parents, sisters and daughter. His manager, Tim Husom, wrote: “I’m so very sad. Today, I lost my friend who was one

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The Fall's Mark E. Smith has died, aged 60

One punk rock’s greats. Mark E. Smith, frontman and founder legendary punk band The Fall, has died according to a statement from the band’s manager Pamela Vander. “The day I’ve been dreading. It is with deep regret that we announce the passing Mark E. Smith,” wrote Vander on Twitter. “He passed this morning at home.

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Nicki Minaj former groupmate 7even-Up shot in head and in critical condition police have him handcuffed to bed charging him with gun if he makes it –

This by far has to be the weirdest story going on right now. We just got word that Nicki Minaj close friend and former “Hoodstars” groupmate 7even-Up was shot in his head while at at a Brooklyn bar. 7even-Up who’s real name is Jaquin Royall is currently in serious condition after being shot in his

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Watch the first trailer for Atlanta season 2

The Emmy-winning show will return on March 1.  The trailer for season two Donald Glover’s hit FX series Atlanta premiered during the Golden Globes last night (January 7). Soundtracked by Sonder’s ‘Too Fast’, the clip sees Glover, Brian Tyree Henry and Lakeith Stanfield featured in different night-time settings. Soundtracked by Sonder’s ‘Too Fast’, the clip comprises a

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