Archive for June, 2012

Video: Aesop Rock – “ZZZ Top”

Aesop Rock just raised the bar with the Patti Li-starring “ZZZ Top” video. That look in her eyes? That’s the “yes, I am about to kill you” look. Skelethon drops on July 10th. THE 30 BEST UNDERGROUND... Read more »

10 Female British Singers You Should Know About

The Internet has made it so much easier to discover new genres and artists beyond the confines of your town, region or country. With the all powerful world wide web as your travelling companion, it’s not... Read more »

New Photos Show Rare Side of The Rolling Stones

Images by Jim Marshall are from “The Rolling Stones 1972,” Chronicle Books 2012, copyright Jim Marshall Photography LLC, courtesy the Steven Kasher Gallery. In 1972, music photographer Jim Marshall had the opportunity to document The Rolling... Read more »

Video: Kids These Days – “Flashing Lights”

We featured Chicago-based band Kids These Days‘ reimagining of Kanye West‘s “Flashing Lights” last week, and now they’ve released the accompanying video. The grainy texture of the visuals along with the row of flashing lights keep... Read more »

James Blake Is Working With Lil Wayne

FACT TV interviewed James Blake collaborator Trim, who spoke abou Blake and revealed some strange news: James Blake is working with Lil Wayne. With all the talk about Tunechi losing his edge, this might be a... Read more »

Poolside – “Why You Wanna”

This is convenient. Summertime arrives and we’ve got a band named Poolside to provide the soundtrack. Their music has been labeled as “daytime disco” and the whole package is kind of perfect: poolside, daytime disco, and two 2012-looking... Read more »

Watch Odd Future’s Short Film “Sam Is Dead”

Tyler’s ambition continues to grow. The OF ringleader has been outspoken about his love for filming music videos and has expressed a desire to move into visuals fully. Now, we get our first look. “Sam Is... Read more »

Premiere: Opposite Sex – “In The Trees”

The selling points for New Zealand band Opposite Sex: “truly pure and slightly feral.” It may not appeal to everyone, but there is most definitely a tribe of people to which words like “feral” spark immediate... Read more »

Premiere: Kitten – “Cut It Out (Kastle Remix)”

Kastle has been sneakily making his way onto our radar for a while now. The American bass music producer has been dropping off great, understated edits and originals for well over a year now to the... Read more »

Little Dragon – “Sunshine”

Here are the latest set of visuals from Little Dragon. This time, it’s for a new single written and recorded in collaboration with Absolut Punch vodka (a “fruity, fizzy, summer-perfect cocktail”), titled “Sunshine.” Partnering with brands... Read more »