Review: On New LPs From the Voidz and Albert Hammond Jr., Two Strokes Go Their Own Way

The Voidz, Virtue | ★★★ 1/2
Albert Hammond Jr., Francis Trouble | ★★ 1/2

Julian Casablancas stepped away from the Strokes with a fully loaded scattergun of musical ideas and an itchy trigger finger. With his main band settled into a modest middle age – he's made no bones about his boredom with it, though he remains the frontman – Casablancas

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The Weeknd to Release New Album ‘My Dear Melancholy’ Tonight

UPDATE: The Weeknd has unveiled his new six-song EP, My Dear Melancholy, which features Gesaffelstein on two tracks. It was executive produced by the Weeknd and Frank Dukes, with additional production by Daft Punk's Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo, Skrillex and Mike Will Made-It, among others. Stream it below.

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ODESZA on Their ‘Cinematic,’ Percussive Live Show

Chill-bass duo ODESZA are bringing their massive A Moment Apart tour back on the road starting with three sold-out shows in their home base of Seattle Thursday through Saturday. While their show is a spaceship-circus of geometrically pleasing lights, smoke, video and a six-member drumline, the group's members – Harrison " Catacombkid"

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