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  • Premiere: Nightmare and the Cat's Clip

    Premiere: Nightmare and the Cat's Clip | VIDEO

    British-American indie-rockers Nightmare and the Cat turn out an alluring video for "Blackbird Smile," a song from their recent EP Simple. And while the black-and-white clip finds the L.A. based five-piece in the company of ghosts and...

    December 12, 2013 8:30 AM ET
  • The Scandals Pull 'All Nighters'

    The Scandals Pull 'All Nighters' | VIDEO

    New Jersey punk band the Scandals strip down "All Nighters," as frontman Jared Hart descends on the Asbury Park, New Jersey basement studio known as Little Eden for this raw, emotive video. Ahead of the performance, which...

    December 5, 2013 10:00 AM ET
  • Premiere: Joan Jett Rocks 'Bad Reputation'

    Premiere: Joan Jett Rocks 'Bad Reputation' | VIDEO

    Joan Jett and the Blackhearts serve up a rousing performance of her 1981 anthem, "Bad Reputation" as part of her appearance on this week's Guitar Center Sessions on DirecTV. In addition to chatting with host Nic...

    December 4, 2013 8:30 AM ET
  • Premiere: Hard Working Americans, 'Stomp'

    Premiere: Hard Working Americans, 'Stomp' | VIDEO

    Hard Working Americans – the Todd Snider-fronted supergroup that includes Dave Schools (Widespread Panic), Neal Casal (Ryan Adams, the Chris Robinson Brotherhood), Chad Staehly (Great American Taxi) and Duane Trucks (Col. Bruce Hampton's School of...

    December 3, 2013 9:00 AM ET
  • Watch an Amped Up 'Lilyhammer' Clip

    Watch an Amped Up 'Lilyhammer' Clip | VIDEO

    Lilyhammer, Netflix's quirky mob comedy starring E Street Band guitarist Steven Van Zandt, will return for its second season on Friday, December 13th. Van Zandt, a veteran of The Sopranos, stars as fixer Frank...

    December 3, 2013 9:00 AM ET
  • Reignwolf Pound Out Riffs on 'In the Dark' – Song Premiere

    Reignwolf Pound Out Riffs on 'In the Dark' – Song Premiere | ARTICLE

    Less than a month after Reignwolf tracked "In the Dark" in New Orleans during his Voodoo Fest visit, Jordan Cook's one-man band is releasing the stomping, bluesy hard rock single. The latest from the Canadian wunderkind recorded the song...

    December 3, 2013 8:30 AM ET
  • Sleeper Agent Ride Private Apocalypse on 'Waves' – Song Premiere

    Sleeper Agent Ride Private Apocalypse on 'Waves' – Song Premiere | ARTICLE

    Acclaimed indie troupe Sleeper Agent is back with a new single, the buoyant "Waves," which comes from an upcoming, as yet untitled second album due in early 2014. A rhythmic undercurrent propels the hook-injected song, which debuts here...

    December 2, 2013 8:30 AM ET
  • Timo Maas Meets Amazing Mechanical Design

    Timo Maas Meets Amazing Mechanical Design | VIDEO

    Marbles meet metal in "Tantra," the remarkable new clip from German DJ, producer and dance music artist Timo Maas. Filmed around an art installation built by a Japanese creative team, the video for the latest single from...

    November 27, 2013 10:30 AM ET
  • Premiere: Bonobo Reinvents Donovan

    Premiere: Bonobo Reinvents Donovan | VIDEO

    DJ and musician Bonobo, a.k.a. Simon Green, reinvents Donovan's "Get Thy Bearings" for the latest edition of the artist curated Late Night Tales series. Bringing the 1968 Hurdy Gurdy Man track into the 21st century with the...

    November 27, 2013 8:30 AM ET
  • Pontiak Deliver a Shot of 'Innocence'

    Pontiak Deliver a Shot of 'Innocence' | ARTICLE

    Pontiak may hail from Virginia, but the trio of Van, Lane and Jennings Carney throw vintage Detroit-inspired heat on "Innocence," which you can stream below. Recalling the power and the glory of the Stooges and MC5, the...

    November 26, 2013 8:00 AM ET
  • Tedeschi Trucks Band 'Kick the Door Down'

    Tedeschi Trucks Band 'Kick the Door Down' | VIDEO

    Inspired by the cover art to Made Up Mind, the second studio album from the Tedeschi Trucks Band, this animated clip for the record's title song is one of the more creative lyric videos in recent memory....

    November 25, 2013 8:00 AM ET
  • Eric and Magill Find 'Baggage and Clothes'

    Eric and Magill Find 'Baggage and Clothes' | VIDEO

    Eric and Magill's dream-pop track "Baggage and Clothes" comes armed with a mysterious video that includes a briefcase hand-off and a chase sequence.  The imaginative clip from members Ryan Weber and Eric Osterman – formerly...

    November 21, 2013 8:45 AM ET
  • Wheeler Brothers Take It 'Straight'

    Wheeler Brothers Take It 'Straight' | VIDEO

    Whether donning Santa suits, playing softball in the heat or guzzling wine onstage, the members of the Austin band Wheeler Brothers look like they are having the time of their lives in the video for "Straight...

    November 20, 2013 9:00 AM ET
  • Morning Parade Vent Frustration on 'Shake the Cage' – Song Premiere

    Morning Parade Vent Frustration on 'Shake the Cage' – Song Premiere | ARTICLE

    Morning Parade seek out a life less ordinary on their new single, "Shake the Cage," from the rising U.K. quintet’s forthcoming Alienation EP, which is due out on December 10th. Singer and guitarist Steve Sparrow said the electronica-laced, chant-along...

    November 18, 2013 8:30 AM ET
  • Rilo Kiley's Demise Is 'Emotional'

    Rilo Kiley's Demise Is 'Emotional' | VIDEO

    "Emotional" is the latest video from Rilo Kiley's recent rarities compilation, RKives. In keeping with frontwoman Jenny Lewis' expressive lyrics, the clip runs a gamut of feelings, from laughter...

    November 14, 2013 11:00 AM ET
  • Lee Hazlewood Rides Easy on 'Blow My Mind' – Song Premiere

    Lee Hazlewood Rides Easy on 'Blow My Mind' – Song Premiere | ARTICLE

    When a man's got the right woman beside him, troubles with the law and issues with the draft board seem like no big deal. Such is the free and easy tack of "Nothin's Gonna Blow My Mind"...

    November 14, 2013 8:30 AM ET
  • Balance and Composure Chase Dreams

    Balance and Composure Chase Dreams | VIDEO

    With "Tiny Raindrop," the second video from Balance and Composure's new album The Things We Think We’re Missing, frontman Jon Simmons trips on fireworks, wheat fields and blurry car rides. The band's eye-catching clip matches...

    November 13, 2013 9:00 AM ET
  • Wanda Jackson Covers the White Stripes - Song Premiere

    Wanda Jackson Covers the White Stripes - Song Premiere | ARTICLE

    Click to listen to Wanda Jackson's 'In the Cold, Cold Night' Wanda Jackson's enticing and mysterious take on...

    November 12, 2013 9:00 AM ET
  • Donny Hathaway: Two Rarities From New Anthology - Song Premiere

    Donny Hathaway: Two Rarities From New Anthology - Song Premiere | ARTICLE

    Click to listen to Donny Hathaway's 'Don’t Turn Away' and 'You’ve Got a Friend' A new four-disc anthology titled Donny Hathaway: Never My Love will celebrate the life...

    November 8, 2013 10:00 AM ET
  • Def Leppard, Sex Pistols Members Team for Manraze - EP Premiere

    Def Leppard, Sex Pistols Members Team for Manraze - EP Premiere | ARTICLE

    Manraze – the trio fronted by Def Leppard lead guitarist Phil Collen and consisting of Sex Pistols drummer Paul Cook and bassist Simon Laffy – will return with a new EP, I...

    November 7, 2013 10:30 AM ET
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