Music

  • Nirvana: Two Unreleased Songs From the Band Surface Online (Audio)

    Nirvana: Two Unreleased Songs From the Band Surface Online (Audio)

    I don’t know anything about the culture of studio session tape trading, but I would imagine that you spend a lot of money on tapes hoping to find a snippet or two of something good—which would make a find by a recent eBay auction winner even luckier than previously thought, since they were able to […]

  • Fender Mod Shop: Create Your Own Custom Ax

    Fender Mod Shop: Create Your Own Custom Ax

    Legendary guitar brand Fender has set up a new online store that will let you create your own guitar, practically from scratch and all online. It’s the Fender Mod Shop, and it may be the best and most affordable way to bring the fantasy guitar that lives in your imagination to life. Starting with four […]

  • ‘Cheetah’: New Aphex Twin EP Announced

    ‘Cheetah’: New Aphex Twin EP Announced

    Surprise releases are so hot right now in the music industry, so much so that when a major artist gives fans more than a whole month to prepare for a new release it almost seems like a throwback. That’s the approach opted for by Richard D. James, aka Aphex Twin, from which a new EP […]

  • Prince: 15 Additional Albums Added to Tidal for Artist’s Birthday

    Prince: 15 Additional Albums Added to Tidal for Artist’s Birthday

    Yesterday (June 7th) would have been Prince‘s 58th birthday had he not ascended into the next realm of sexfunk almost two months ago. To honor The Purple One on his birthday, streaming service Tidal has added not one, not two, but 15 previously-unavailable Prince albums to its library, which is for now the only place […]

  • “Frankie Sinatra”: The Avalanches Return With New Single (Video)

    “Frankie Sinatra”: The Avalanches Return With New Single (Video)

    It’s been 16 long years since The Avalanches released their first (and, until later this summer, only) album, the legendary Since I Left You. Fans have been clamoring for the followup ever since, and now they finally have their first real taste with new lead single “Frankie Sinatra,” with assists from Danny Brown and MF […]