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Video: Shabazz Palaces – Since C.A.Y.A.

Shabazz Palaces have shared a powerful new video for Since C.A.Y.A., the elastic and transportive track from the group’s acclaimed Quazarz: Born on a Gangster Star. The new visual stars Shabazz Palaces’ Palaceer Lazaro with footage shot by director Kahlil Joseph, cinematography by Marcus Reposar, and is helmed by returning collaborator Stephan Gray (“Dawn in… Read more »

Video: METZ – Drained Lake

Strange Peace, the excellent new METZ album, is available now from Sub Pop Records (Worldwide, ex-Canada) and Royal Mountain Records (in Canada). In METZ’s new video for Drained Lake, director Shayne Ehman (who also directed the band’s video for Cellophane) highlights no less than the transient nature of time and space, through cutlery and kitchen… Read more »

Bully – Kills to Be Resistant

Bully release their forthcoming new album Losing, the follow up to their 2015 breakthrough Feels Like, on October 20 via Sub Pop.

Kristin Kontrol – Concrete Love

Kristin Kontrol (aka former Dum Dum Girls frontwoman Kristin Gundred) follow’s up last years debut album, X-Communicate, with an infectious new single titled Concrete Love.

Video: METZ – Cellophane

METZ have release a new video for their recent single Cellophane. As described by director Shayne Ehman, the visual depicts a sphere where “consciousness is split, and a world of contrast unfolds. The resulting disembodiment disperses one’s spatial awareness and new kinds of empathy develop. Two become three, and it’s only half the story.” METZ‘… Read more »

Bully – Running

Bully release their forthcoming new album Losing, the follow up to their 2015 breakthrough Feels Like, on October 20 via Sub Pop.

Wolf Parade – You’re Dreaming

Wolf Parade will release their long-awaited new album Cry Cry Cry, the band’s first new album in seven years (and fourth full-length overall), on October 6 via Sub Pop. The album will be available in Canada from Universal Music. New single You’re Dreaming is urgent power pop with lyrics inspired by the shock and confusion following the 2016 election… Read more »

METZ – Mess Of Wires

METZ will release Strange Peace, their highly-anticipated third full-length album on September 22 via Sub Pop, and Royal Mountain in Canada. Alex Edkins (guitar, vocals), Hayden Menzies (drums), and Chris Slorach (bass) recorded the album at Electrical Audio in Chicago, live off the floor to tape with Steve Albini. The result is a distinct artistic maturation into new and alarming territory, frantically pushing past where… Read more »