Thom Yorke, Burial, and Four Tet Reportedly Release New Song

Thom Yorke, Burial, and Four Tet have released a new double-A side single, according to stalwart London record stores Phonica and Sounds of the Universe. The limited-edition black label features two tracks: “Her Revolution” and “His Rope.” A representative for XL could not confirm the identity of the artists, but directed Pitchfork to the Instagram […]

Nine Inch Nails, Dua Lipa, More Announced for Song Exploder Volume 2: Watch the Trailer

In October, the first installment of Netflix’s Song Exploder series aired. Now, the platform has announced Song Exploder (Volume 2), which will feature interviews with Nine Inch Nails, Dua Lipa, the Killers, and more. Watch the official trailer for the show below. The next volume of Song Exploder will premiere December 15. Netflix announced that […]

Drakeo the Ruler Shares New Mixtape We Know the Truth: Listen

Drakeo the Ruler has released his new mixtape We Know the Truth. The Los Angeles rapper’s first full-length since being released from prison last month includes the previously released track “Fights Don’t Matter,” which was recorded just hours after he became a free man. Stream the full project below via Apple Music and SoundCloud. Over […]

Dolores Diaz & the Standby Club (Conor Oberst & Friends) Announce Live Album

Dolores Diaz & the Standby Club, a casual country cover band that Conor Oberst formed in 2015, have announced a new live album called Live at O’Leaver’s. It’s out digitally next Friday (December 11) via Cursive’s 15 Passenger label. They’ve shared versions of Bob Dylan’s “You Ain’t Goin’ Nowhere” and Loretta Lynn’s “Don’t Come Home […]

U.S. Girls Share New Christmas Song “Santa Stay Home”: Listen

U.S. Girls have released a new Christmas song called “Santa Stay Home,” which bandleader Meg Remy co-wrote with Rich Morel. Remy recommends that Santa stay home this year because of climate change, the environmental impact of Christmas trees, and the consumerism-driven gift giving. Check it out below. In a statement, Meg Remy explained, “When one […]

KAINA, Ohmme, Sad13, More Contribute to New Christmas Benefit Album

On December 4, Father/Daughter Records and Wax Nine Records will release a new Christmas album called Simply Having a Wonderful Compilation. The 13-track record features covers and originals from KAINA, Sad13, Ohmme, Routine (the duo of Jay Som’s Melina Duterte and Chastity Belt’s Annie Truscott), illuminati hotties, Melkbelly, Johanna Warren, and others. Proceeds from Simply […]

Bad Bunny, Roc Marciano, Yasmin Williams, and More: This Week’s Pitchfork Selects Playlist

The staff of Pitchfork listens to a lot of new music. A lot of it. On any given day our writers, editors, and contributors go through an imposing number of new releases, giving recommendations to each other and discovering new favorites along the way. Each Monday, with our Pitchfork Selects playlist, we’re sharing what our […]

Grammy Chief Harvey Mason jr. Talks 2021 Nominations, Justin Bieber, Category Changes, and More

The 2021 Grammy Award nominations arrived yesterday with good news for artists like Beyoncé, Taylor Swift, Billie Eilish, Megan Thee Stallion, and Dua Lipa. It also stoked an outpouring of backlash about one artist who didn’t get nominated: The Weeknd’s album and singles went unrecognized by the Recording Academy, prompting a day where Recording Academy […]

Watch Moses Sumney, Jazmine Sullivan Perform at the 2020 Soul Train Awards

The 2020 Soul Train Awards aired Sunday night (November 29) on BET. Hosted by Tisha Campbell and Tichina Arnold, the show featured performances from a host of soul, R&B, and hip-hop artists. Watch footage of Moses Sumney playing “Bless Me” and Jazmine Sullivan doing “Lost Ones” and “Pick Up Your Feelings” below.  “Bless Me” appears […]

Listen to Rina Sawayama’s New Song “LUCID”

Rina Sawayama has shared a new song called “LUCID.” It’s produced by BloodPop®. Check out “LUCID” below. In a statement, Rina Sawayama said: It’s about living a different life through dreaming, whether it’s to be with the dream girl or to be the dream girl. Me and Lauren Aquilina wrote this together on the floor […]