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St. Vincent “Digital Witness” video

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St Vincent’s new video for “Digital Witness” finds Annie Clark standing among stark and bold Bauhaus architecture with an innominate cast of uniformed characters moving in synchronicity. Its anonymous settings are reminiscent of David Byrne’s visual style in works like his film True Stories. (via Radio.com) Tweet

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Bruce Springsteen & Jimmy Fallon play “Gov. Christie Traffic Jam”

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Last night, Jimmy Fallon and Bruce Springsteen, both dressed as The Boss (circa 1980′s), played a parody of “Born To Run”, calling out New Jersey governor (and Springsteen fan) Chris Christie, for the recent bridge-closure traffic scandal. (via Stereogum) Tweet

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Lego Album Covers!

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Famous album covers pixelated into lego versions! It’s obvious these are digital renderings, but its a novel thought nonetheless. Find them all at Lego Albums Tumblr. Tweet

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Recapping 2013: Blue-Eyed Son, Making Waves

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LA based songwriter-surfer Blue-Eyed Son reemerged this year with his Shadows on the Son EP and supported the release with some extensive touring through the US and Japan, including a trip with Freedy Johnston. Along with the EP came a handful of music videos, the “Fish Stare” single, a remix by Andrew Maury of RAC, […]

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Petition aims to name ‘Paul’s Boutique’ corner to ‘Beastie Boys Square’

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New Yorker LeRoy McCarthy is on a mission to name the intersection where the Beastie Boys’ album cover for Paul’s Boutique was photographed to “Beastie Boys Square”. McCarthy, a film location scout who previously worked for a record label in Atlanta, has gathered nearly 20 signatures so far on a petition for the Beastie Boys […]

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Recapping 2013: Old Monk, A Year in Review

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NY based rock trio Old Monk stayed busy pretty this year with a handful of tracks for 2013. The band released 4 singles for their digital singles series, 3 music videos animated by singer/guitarist Josh Carrafa, and topped off the year with an original track for the 2013 Eenie Meenie Holiday Mix. We’ve gathered up […]

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Beck covers John Lennon’s “Love” for Valentines Day compilation

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Beck has just released a cover of John Lennon’s classic Plastic Ono Band-era track “Love.” The track will appear on a Hear Music/Concord Music Group compilation called Sweetheart 2014, featuring artists like Jim James, Fiona Apple, and Vampire Weekend covering songs from the lies of Bob Dylan, Harry Nilsson, Willie Nelson, Fleetwood Mac and more. […]

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Watch: Oneohtrix Point Never “Boring Angel” all-emoji music video

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Brooklyn based electronic musician Oneohtrix Point Never has released a new music video for “Boring Angel” the opening track from his latest album, R Plus 7. Made entirely from emojis, this Jean Michael Boling directed video is actually quite moving. (via stereogum) Tweet

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Pitchfork’s Top 100 Tracks of 2013

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Pitchfork’s Top 100 Tracks of 2013 100. Factory Floor – “Fall Back” 99. Thee Oh Sees – “Toe Cutter – “Thumb Buster” 98. The Range – “Metal Swing” 97. Foxygen – “No Destruction” 96. Ty Segall – “Sleeper” 95. Swearin’ – “Dust in the Gold Sack” 94. Duke Dumont – “Need U (100%)” [ft. A*M*E] […]

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Free Download: Eenie Meenie Holiday Mix 2013

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Season’s Greetings! We’ve put together a little Holiday Mix featuring new recordings from Blue-Eyed Son, Goldenboy, Old Monk, From Bubblegum To Sky, and Twisty (Tsugumi of Old Monk). It’s a free download on soundcloud or bandcamp. Tweet

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