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Phantogram’s Sarah Barthel Tour Essentials

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Billboard recently came out with a list of what Sarah Barthel of Phantogram likes to take on tour. Here are some of her favorite items! Eyeliner from NARS: @oaknyc A post shared by Sarah Barthel (@sarahbarthel) on Feb 13, 2017 at 7:32pm PST Zana Bayne leather harnesses: Snapping my fingers on stage @sunnymartini A post shared by Sarah Barthel (@sarahbarthel) on ... Read More »

The Shins, “Painting a Hole”

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Another track from The Shins album Heartworms has dropped. Painting a Hole: According to Consequence of Sound, the whole album will be released this Friday, March 10th. Check out pictures from The Shins Graduate Session here. Read More »

Tom DeLonge: UFO Researcher Of The Year

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Apparently, there is an award for researching UFO’s and Tom DeLonge won it. According to Billboard, “DeLonge recently received The OpenMinds.tv 2017 UFO Researcher of the Year Award at the 2017 International UFO Congress and though he was not present, he delivered an acceptance speech on video with an address teasing his biggest work is yet to come.” DeLonge also ... Read More »

‘Pear Cider and Cigarettes’

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‘Pear Cider and Cigarettes’ is an Oscar nominated animated short film written and directed by Robert Valley. It’s based on a true bittersweet story of Valley’s friend Techno Stypes. The movies screenplay is based on Valley’s graphic novel of the same title. Valley, (who looked up to Stypes as a young man) has to try to save him from his own self ... Read More »

Munich Philharmonic Chamber Orchestra Covers Lisztomania

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Proving that classical music can be cool, the Munich Philharmonic Chamber Orchestra covers Lisztomania (originally performed by Phoenix). Watch: This cover is featured as the theme song for the Amazon original series ‘Mozart in the Jungle’. This is a must watch show for people who love music, love the arts, and have a flair for the dramatics. Be sure to check ... Read More »

Sneak Peek at ‘Alien: Covenant’

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‘Alien: Covenant’ is Ridley Scott’s prequel to a new series, and not really a sequel to Prometheus as previously suspected. It hits theaters May 19th, but because no one can wait patiently for a Ridley Scott film, Consequence of Sound released a five minute “sneak peek”. Watch “Prologue: Last Supper”: ‘Alien: Covenant’ Trailer: Read More »

Lana Del Rey Brings Back Her Soft Romance Aesthetic in ‘Love’

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Watch: Lana Del Rey’s new romantic song ‘Love’ coupled with her phantasmagoric music video for it are a throwback to 2012. She brings back the comforting vibes, and odd feelings of nostalgia that Born To Die/Paradise EP brought us. According to Rolling Stone, “Love” is the first single from Del Rey’s upcoming fifth studio album, a “body of work” created by the singer ... Read More »

History of Alternative Music

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Have you ever debated with your friends on where, when, and how the alternative genre started? Well debate no more, because the shop We Are Dorothy has made a “blueprint” for the history of alternative music. According to WIRED,  “To organize these complex connections, Quail based the poster on a circuit board from a transistor radio. (Dorothy’s last music-mapping print, ... Read More »