The U.K. vets in Depeche Mode just released 13th studio album Delta Machine (Columbia). Below, you can view the band's video for the second single off the LP, "Soothe My Soul," which was directed by Warren Fu. Catch Depeche Mode on it world tour in support of Delta Machine, which starts in Europe on May 7, followed by a [...]
Indiana native/multi-instrumentalist Lisa Germano has been touching the souls of her listeners for more than two decades as a solo artist. We are proud to premiere the video for Germano's new single, "And So On," off no elephants (Badman). The clip captures feelings of melancholy, nostalgia and simplicity. Watch it below.
After giving the States a little glimpse of their sound last fall with four-song EP Heading For The Newborn, Belgian folkies the Isbells will be releasing their first LP in the U.S. Stoalin' is a digital-only release, hitting the interwebs March 26. We are proud to premiere the video for their latest single, "Illusion," today on magnetmagazine.com. Watch [...]
Chicago experimental-rock foursome Maps & Atlases have announced a spring tour in the big ole U.S. of A. After a month of hibernation following their European jaunt, M&A will be kicking off their national trek at the Aquarium in Fargo, N.D., on April 16. Check out their latest video for "Fever," the second single off [...]
Thanks to Thao And The Get Down Stay Down for guest editing our website all week. Be sure to check out their latest album, We The Common. Watch a video on the making of the LP below.
Ducktails is the side project of Real Estate's Matthew Mondanile, and it's looking more like a full-time affair these days. The success of most recent album The Flower Lane has steered Ducktails to release a remix EP for the track "Letter Of Intent" via Domino. Watch the NYC-filmed video for the original mix of the [...]
Cambridge, Mass.-founded dance-pop quintet Passion Pit has seen dramatic success between their two LPs. The band's latest single off of Gossamer (Columbia), "Carried Away" has a new video starring frontman Michael Angelakos and Sophia Bush (One Tree Hill, John Tucker Must Die). Watch the clip below.
Earlier this month, MAGNET shared an mp3 of Aina Haina's "I Wouldn't Let Me In If I Were You." The Portland, Ore., duo just made a video for the heavy, slow burner, off it self-titled debut EP (Badman). We are proud to premiere the clip today on magnetmagazine.com. Watch it below.
Seasoned musical marvel Ken Stringfellow recently teamed up with the multitalented Margaret Cho. Watch the video for "Doesn't It Remind You Of Something" below. Stringfellow's latest release, Danzig In The Moonlight, is out now via the Spark & Shine label.
Scottish indie-rock outfit Frightened Rabbit just put out its fourth studio LP, Pedestrian Verse (Atlantic). Following up December single "The Woodpile," Scott Hutchison and the fellows have released a video for b-side "Today's Cross." The clip consists of a rugged Jesus-type trying to kill time in a white-walled bedroom by playing a Gameboy, drinking whiskey and inhaling some [...]
Jim James, the brainchild behind My Morning Jacket, just issued his first solo record, Regions Of Light And Sound Of God (ATO). The ever-so-peculiar James also released a video for the first single off of the LP, "A New Life." Go in and out of doors with a buffalo-headed woman, top-hatted dancers and James himself. Watch the [...]
Thanks to Marshall Crenshaw for guest editing our website all week. Be sure to check out his latest release, I Don't See You Laughing Now. Watch the video for the title track below.
Liars recently made a video for the title track off last year's WIXIW (pronounced "wish you"). The Brooklyn trio's adoration for the game of basketball is apparent in the clip. However, no one in the video can convert a slam dunk. See why Liars has decided to stick to their day job of making music by [...]
Frank Smith gives an honorary head nod to the pre-Y2K decade on its latest album, Nineties, which is due out April 2. This is the first LP by the Austin quintet that has frontman/songwriter Aaron Sinclair on electric guitar rather than his usual acoustic. Frank Smith's latest video, "Before You Were Born," is for the [...]
Filmed on December 7 at The Green Door Store in Brighton, U.K., the Meghan Remy-fronted U.S. Girls performed an intimate session. The video below captures their performance of "I Don't Have A Mind Of My Own," a song off of their 2010 LP, Go Grey (Siltbreeze). The live take of the lo-fi track is enhanced by the setting, [...]
The fact that a collaboration between Anders Parker and Kendall Meade took until 2013 to happen is a shame. Anders & Kendall's debut album, Wild Chorus, was just released via Austin's Nine Mile label. Drive around in a ruby-red vehicle through the land of milk and honey with Parker and Meade as they harmonize on first [...]
One of MAGNET's beloveds, Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds, just put out their 15th studio album, Push The Sky Away (Mute). Watch their John Hillcoat-directed video (featuring actor Ray Winstone) for single "Jubilee Street" below. Needless to say, the celebratory word "jubilee" harnesses an irony that could only be crafted by the literary Cave.
Salt Lake City is the home to ascending psych/pop band Hang Time, which will be releasing its self-titled debut LP on March 5 via the Kilby label. This quartet could best be described by the Guardian of the Emerald City Gates in The Wizard Of Oz, he who coined the term "a horse of a [...]
Thanks to the Joy Formidable for guest editing our website all week. Be sure to check out the band’s latest album, Wolf’s Law. Watch the video for "This Ladder Is Ours" below.
Director David Dean Berkhart is a fan of Ra Ra Riot. For kicks, he pieced together a video for the title track off the band's latest album, Beta Love (Barsuk). He used compiled footage from a local '80s San Francisco TV program called Dance Party. After seeing the clip, Ra Ra Riot knew it was perfect for [...]