Flying Lotus, Shabazz Palaces, and Thundercat have come together to form the supergroup WOKE. Hit the replies to check out their first track, "The Lavishments of Light Looking," featuring George Clinton.
Jake Jenkins on 09/28/15 - 09:43 AM
Lions Lions have released a music video for "Between Us." Check it out in the replies.
Alex DiVincenzo on 09/28/15 - 09:19 AM
Protest the Hero will be playing Kezia in its entirety across Canada with all five original members. Dates in the replies.
Deborah Remus on 09/28/15 - 07:32 AM
Jamie xx has shared the video for his In Colour collaboration "I Know There's Gonna Be (Good Times)" with Young Thug and Popcaan. Check it out in the replies.
Ryan Dennehy on 09/28/15 - 06:01 AM
Lydia's debut album, This December; It’s One More and I’m Free, officially released 10 years ago yesterday. We are incredibly excited to announce that Bad Timing Records will be pressing it to vinyl for the first time, which you can pre-order starting Wednesday the 30th at 2 EST. It will release on November 13th, and you can find the pressing variants below. While the band is still going strong today - Run Wild just released - many fans consider this record and Illuminate to be the band's classics. To celebrate the anniversary and news, we would also like to dedicate this thread to fans reminiscing on the record, as we always have great 10 year discussions around here.
Ryan Gardner on 09/28/15 - 05:56 AM
Sherwood are raising money to help fund their fourth album, and first in over six years. Welcome back boys!
Jonathan Bautts on 09/28/15 - 12:49 AM
Meow the Jewels is now up for free download.
Jason Tate on 09/27/15 - 02:21 PM
Allison Weiss' video for "Who We Are" can be found in the replies.
Jason Tate on 09/27/15 - 02:19 PM
Kanye West's performance of 808's and Heartbreak can be found in the replies.
Jason Tate on 09/27/15 - 02:16 PM
Coldplay debuted the new song "Amazing Day" live the other night. Video in the replies.
Jason Tate on 09/27/15 - 02:13 PM
Geoff Rickly (No Devotion) was apparently poisoned and robbed in Hamburg, Germany.
Just a little note to say that I was poisoned and robbed (outside our Reeperbahn Festival on Friday) and spent the night recovering in Hamburg. I'm recovering and will be in Paris tonight
Jason Tate on 09/27/15 - 01:18 PM
It's Sunday, and that means it's recommendation day. Here are the staff recommendations for the past week. Hit the replies to let us know what you've loved as well.
Jason TateAs always, check out my blog and the AP.net podcast.
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Jason Tate on 09/27/15 - 01:00 AM
Looks like Letlive's new album is finished and will be released next year.
Aaron Mook on 09/26/15 - 09:44 AM
Hit the replies to hear a new song from Father John Misty called "The Memo."
Aaron Mook on 09/25/15 - 07:57 PM
Hmm, a new All-American Rejects music video is in the works.
Jason Tate on 09/25/15 - 03:23 PM
Stream Father Mountain's new album, On Leaving & Being Left Behind, in the replies via Antique Records.
Ryan Gardner on 09/25/15 - 03:07 PM
Secret Space have signed to Equal Vision Records.
Jason Tate on 09/25/15 - 02:46 PM
Kim Kelly, writing for Noisey:
The idea of a rich person giving money to a creative person in exchange for status and cool points is nothing new—it started back in ancient Rome and feudal Japan, and the most enduring image of the patron surfaced during the Renaissance. Florence’s famed Medici clan financially supported some of the most gifted artisans of the age, including Leonardo Da Vinci and Michelangelo, as a way to launder money and burnish the family's blood-splattered reputation (they also secured immortality in the process, judging by how many music industry thinkpieces have name-dropped them over the past decade when discussing the modern concept of patronage). Sound familiar?...
Jason Tate on 09/25/15 - 02:40 PM
Panic! At The Disco will be releasing a new single, "Victorious," from their upcoming new album on Tuesday.

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Jason Tate on 09/25/15 - 01:10 PM
Anna Leszkiewicz, writing for New Statesmen, takes a look at the way some music critics tackled Ryan Adams' 1989:
The media’s most highbrow music critics, the same ones who barely batted an eye at Swift’s release, have rushed forward to gush over Adams’s transformation of a cheesy pop album into something more serious. In the words of American Songwriter, Adams is “bestowing indie-rock credibility” on Swift’s album, potentially even “showing her up by revealing depth and nuance in the songs” and “giving her a master class in lyrical interpretation”. The New Yorker’s review of Adams’s 1989 (it’s worth noting that the magazine did not review Taylor Swift’s album at all), is headlined...
Jason Tate on 09/25/15 - 01:04 PM
Casey Crescenzo of The Dear Hunter has teased a graphic novel telling the story of the band's first EP, Act I: The Lake South, the River North.
Garett Press on 09/25/15 - 01:01 PM
Loma Prieta record, Self Portrait, is streaming in the replies.

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Jason Tate on 09/25/15 - 12:53 PM
The Star Wars' vinyl soundtrack collection is available for pre-order on Amazon.

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Jason Tate on 09/25/15 - 12:53 PM
Andrew McMahon will be performing on Conan on September 29th.

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Jason Tate on 09/25/15 - 12:51 PM
Hit the replies to hear Portugal. The Man covering Kanye West's "Amazing."

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Jason Tate on 09/25/15 - 12:50 PM
Emily Kinney's new album This Is War is streaming over at EW.

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Jason Tate on 09/25/15 - 12:46 PM
The three bonus tracks for Chvrches' new album are up on Spotify.
Jason Tate on 09/25/15 - 12:40 PM
Strange Vacation have released their new song called "'96 Ford," which you can hear in the replies. Ghosts is due out on October 16th.
Blake Solomon on 09/25/15 - 12:37 PM
Fan Girl, the made-for-tv-movie with All Time Low is premiering Saturday night, October 3rd on ABC Family.
Jason Tate on 09/25/15 - 12:25 PM
Janet Jackson's Unbreakable, her first album in seven years, is out on October 2nd, and she's shared album track "Burnitup!" featuring Missy Elliot. Check it out in the replies.
Ryan Dennehy on 09/25/15 - 10:31 AM
Pope Francis is going to release his debut album, Wake Up!, on November 27th. It will feature excerpts of hymns and speeches delivered by the Pope set to original music by Believe Digital. Check out first single "Wake Up! Go! Go! Forward!" at Rolling Stone. I repeat: 2015 is surreal.
Ryan Dennehy on 09/25/15 - 08:57 AM
Zebrahead have released a music video for their new single "Worse Than This," taken from their upcoming album Walk the Plank. It's in the replies.

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Blake Solomon on 09/25/15 - 08:52 AM
Asking Alexandria have released their newest single, "Undivided." It's in the replies.

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Blake Solomon on 09/25/15 - 08:48 AM
Sam Smith has released his song for the upcoming James Bond film Spectre, called "Writing's On The Wall." Check it out on Spotify and download it via iTunes. Fun fact: Sam Smith is the first British male solo artist to sing the title song since Tom Jones in 1965 in Thunderball.
Blake Solomon on 09/25/15 - 08:42 AM
Pitchfork, via The Intercept, reports that a British intelligence agency codenamed it's massive, comprehensive program of surveillance of the public's internet usage after the Radiohead song "Karma Police." 2015 is surreal.
Ryan Dennehy on 09/25/15 - 08:22 AM
Drake has given his first extended interview since a 2014 Rolling Stone piece for the Fader's 100th print issue. The excellent piece covers everything from his upcoming album Views From The 6 (which is going to be made primarily with longtime producer 40), his beef with Meek Mill and ghostwriting allegations, charges of being an opportunist and more. Check it out here.
Ryan Dennehy on 09/25/15 - 08:15 AM
Staff ReviewsLana Del Rey - Honeymoon (Jake Jenkins)
Jake Jenkins on 09/25/15 - 06:47 AM
We're premiering No Tide's new music video for "Sunday Morning" in the replies. The song appears on the Nebraska pop-punk outfit's full-length debut, Death of the Sun, which is still streaming here. Recommended for fans of The Story So Far, Saves the Day and The Menzingers.
Alex DiVincenzo on 09/25/15 - 06:28 AM
Just a friendly reminder to make sure you check us out on other social networks. We are on Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, Last.fm, and Rdio. The AP.net staff can also be found elsewhere online -- this page has the goods. Show us some love.
Jason Tate on 09/25/15 - 03:00 AM
Here are the albums that are in stores today. Pick up anything good? What do you recommend? If we missed anything, please add it to our calendar. We recommend Rdio or Spotify for album streams of new releases and check out our review section to see what our staff thought of the albums.
Jason Tate on 09/25/15 - 01:00 AM
Marianas Trench's new album, Astoria, is available for pre-order on iTunes.

Track Listing
01) Astoria
02) Burning Up
03) Yesterday
04) One Love
05) August Burns Red
06) This Means War
07) Hospital Bells
08) Dearly Departed
09) Hollywood Renaissance
10) Shut Up and Kiss Me
11) Who Do You Love
12) Never Say Die
13) Wildfire
14) While We're Young
15) Forget Me Not
16) And Straight On Til Morning
17) End of an Era
Joe DeAndrea on 09/24/15 - 10:55 PM
For 48 hours Brand New are having a 20% sale on all "electricity is dangerous" merch. All proceeds will go to the Whitman-Walker Aids Foundation.
Jason Tate on 09/24/15 - 04:24 PM
Less than 14 days...what could it mean, The 1975?
Kyle Huntington on 09/24/15 - 04:11 PM
SWMRS's new video for "Miley" is in the replies.
Jason Tate on 09/24/15 - 02:49 PM
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