Tame Impala – “Let It Happen” Video

Tame Impala previewed their video for Currents’ opening epic “Let It Happen” last week, and now the final cut has arrived. The video’s protagonist blurs the line between nervous breakdown, medical crisis, and hallucination, most memorably when he finds himself strapped to an airplane seat falling through the sky. Watch below. Currents is out now on Interscope. Read our Tame…

Hot Chip Cover LCD Soundsystem’s “All My Friends” With Nancy Whang

Photo by Tonje Thilesen During Hot Chip‘s show at Webster Hall in New York last night, they covered a song by their friends LCD Soundsystem. During their rendition of “All My Friends”, they got some help from some special guests: Sinkane and LCD Soundsystem’s Nancy Whang. Watch it happen below via Brooklyn Vegan. A video posted by @lamissdac onAug 5,…

Stream These 14 Unreleased Nirvana Tracks

A bunch of previously unreleased Nirvana mixes and demos have leaked online, and Reddit users have identified and offered info on the tracks, which are below. There’s an outtake of “Sappy” from the band’s Sound City recording sessions, two alternate takes of “Old Age,” and a new mix of “Verse Chorus Verse” from the same session. The new tracks also…

Chet Faker – “1998” (Feat. BANKS)

Melbourne singer/producer Chet Faker and L.A. singer BANKS have a lot in common. They’re practically neighbors at the same intersection of woozy electronic music and atmospheric R&B, and both released a debut album last year. Now they’ve teamed up on a new version of “1998,” the warm, pulsating standout off of Faker’s Built On Glass LP. Just premiered on Zane…

Watch Death Cab For Cutie’s Black Cab Session (Stereogum Premiere)

Death Cab For Cutie are busy traveling the world in support of Kintsugi, their final album with founding member and production maestro Chris Walla and first with an outside producer, Rich Costey. The newfangled Death Cab live band has North American dates coming this fall, but they were recently in the UK, where Ben Gibbard recorded a Black Cab Session…

Drake – “Charged Up,” “Right Hand,” & “Cha Cha (Remix)”

Meek Mill set off a whole fireworks show of Twitter-controversy a few days ago when he accused Drake of not writing his own raps. Lots of people responded publicly to this: Drake’s producer Noah “40” Shebib defended his friend’s honor and songwriting abilities, Funkmaster Flex produced what is supposedly a reference track for If You’re Reading This It’s Too Late…