The National – The System Only Dreams in Total Darkness

The National release their forthcoming 7th studio-album Sleep Well Beast on September 8 via 4AD. Sleep Well Beast was produced by Aaron Dessner with co-production by Bryce Dessner and Matt Berninger. The album was mixed by Peter Katis and recorded at Aaron Dessner’s Hudson Valley, New York studio, Long Pond, with additional sessions having taken… Read more »

Mount Kimbie – Marilyn (feat. Micachu)

Mount Kimbie have shared the video for new single Marilyn, a collaboration with Oscar-nominated composer Mica Levi, aka Micachu. Speaking of the collaboration, Kai from Mount Kimbie says: “Couldn’t be happier to share a song we wrote with Mica Levi [Micachu] – this one’s called Marilyn. Mica’s work has been a constant source of inspiration… Read more »

Johnny Jewel – Television Snow

Johnny Jewel recently announced his forthcoming new album Windswept will be released on May 10 via his Italians Do It Better label. As revealed by Alexis Rivera of Echo Park Record, the 14-track effort is out this month on Italians Do It Better. It features music Jewel wrote for the upcoming Twin Peaks revival, as well as… Read more »

Japanese Breakfast – Machinist

Japanese Breakfast has shared a music video for Machinist, the lead single from her upcoming new album, Soft Sounds From Another Planet, due out July 14 on Dead Oceans. The follow up to Japanese Breakfast’s critically acclaimed debut is a work of self-reflection that looks out at the cosmos in search of healing, finding inspiration… Read more »

Video: Nick Hakim – Roller Skates

Nick Hakim will release his debut full length album Green Twins on May 19 via ATO Records, and is set to head out on tour this month, including an album release show at NYC’s Bowery Ballroom on May 17. The New York-based musician just released a psychedelic new animated video directed by Micah Buzan for… Read more »

HEAVEN – Lonesome Town

Emerging Johnny Jewel-produced electronic group HEAVEN release their debut 12″ EP, Lonesome Town, next week on May 10 via Italians Do It Better.

Beach Fossils – Down the Line

New York-based trio Beach Fossils release their new album, Somersault, on June 2 via Bayonet Records. Following the previously-shared Somersault tracks, This Year and Saint Ivy, comes another song from the album, titled Down the Line, with a video directed by frontman Dustin Payseur. The song is paired with a video directed by Payseur and… Read more »