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Kurt Vile – Smoke Ring for My Halo

Kurt Vile – Smoke Ring for My Halo

You enter the party through a crowded room you’ve never set foot in before, yet it’s thick in familiarity. The next few moments take a day. The noise level creates a vacuum where the only thing you can hear is yourself. Everything and everyone around you seem to be moving...

By Big Ben
Exclusive Video: Slang Chickens performing After Hours @ Pinpoint Music Party – Austin, TX

Exclusive Video: Slang Chickens performing After Hours @ Pinpoint Music Party – Austin, TX

I told her I didn’t care if that Glock didn’t have a clip in it I’m pretty sure thumping on someone’s door waving a pistol around while demanding money is still a felony, and I wanted the evidence the hell out of the house; it’s 5am and I’m exhausted!… wait...

By Big Ben
Panda Bear – Tomboy

Panda Bear – Tomboy

I feel that I’ve listened to more Animal Collective side projects in the last year than the sum of Animal Collective albums during my entire life. Is this the year of animals? It also doesn’t help the band’s reputation makes up a sizable portion of the runs indie rock /...

By Kaptain Carbon
Free-Ball Friday!: Swampy Videos

Free-Ball Friday!: Swampy Videos

Tyler The Creator – “Yonkers” Creepy as fuck bro. Ida Maria – “Oh My God” Hot-Bjork is far less interesting than Bjork, go figure. But really though, can we stop with the Disney’d out folk rock (I’m looking at you Mumford & Sons). I know it gets the entry-level indie...

By PPM News
Shaolin Jazz – The 37th Chamber (mixtape)

Shaolin Jazz – The 37th Chamber (mixtape)

Classic Wu-Tang Clan meets Classic Jazz, fast forward to now, and a free mixtape from DJ 2-Tone Jones is born. NPR featured the project on one of their music blogs. And its kind of hot. Real hot. The mixtape is free – find...

By PPM News
Major Lazer Gets A Show On Adult Swim

Major Lazer Gets A Show On Adult Swim

It’s being reported that Cartoon Network will soon announce a show containing the graphics/visualizations of the Super-DJ Diplo/Switch project Major...

By PPM News
New Man Man – “Life Fantastic”

New Man Man – “Life Fantastic”

I think this song is about finding a corpse at a family picnic. Awesome. I love picnics. I’m so hungry. Enjoy the new track released by Man Man titled “Life Fantastic”. Man Man – Life Fantastic by One Thirty...

By PPM News
Atmosphere – The Family Sign

Atmosphere – The Family Sign

Wow, Slug and the Sluggettes, commonly referred to as Atmosphere, just claimed about three points on my “current emotion-to-music I’m listening to”, 2-dimensional graph. Not to get all High School Algebra on you, but I just did. Fuck around in Excel, graph that shit. Prior to The Family Sign, Atmosphere...

By Delicious
Explosions In the Sky – Take Care, Take Care, Take Care

Explosions In the Sky – Take Care, Take Care, Take Care

Foreword My college years were spent learning laughing, loving and listening to post rock albums. It is true, I listened to other things but if plotted out in a pie chart, post rock would take up a sizable portion. The post rock years also overlapped with a rudimentary audiophile phase...

By Kaptain Carbon
New Murs Track Produced by Aesop Rock (with visuals) – “Varsity Blues”

New Murs Track Produced by Aesop Rock (with visuals) – “Varsity Blues”

Charter members of the Underrated Rappers Association; Murs and Aesop Rock have released this visual thingy for the track off Murs latest “Varsity Blues 2”. The track is called “Varsity...

By PPM News
Outside Lands 2011 Preview / Lineup Announced

Outside Lands 2011 Preview / Lineup Announced

We were told the lineup for Outside Lands 2011 was going to be big, big enough to substantiate going back to the original three day format vs only having two days like 2010. We weren’t lied to, Outside Lands is going to be huge. If you want to hear me...

By Big Ben
Free-Ball Friday!: Videos From the Nether Regions

Free-Ball Friday!: Videos From the Nether Regions

Nas and Damian Marley – “Land of Promise” I’m gonna go out on a limb and say that marijuana may have been involved during the filming of this video. In all seriousness, I dig the cuts. Twisted Sister – “I Wanna Rock (live 1984)” What are our other options Dee?...

By PPM News