Hear Buddy Guy, James Bay Duet on Serene New Song ‘Blue No More’

Buddy Guy sings about the joys of reaching Heaven and finally escaping a life of gloom and pain on "Blue No More," his new duet with James Bay.

It's no surprise that Guy's latest song adheres to classic blues form. The drummer sets the light, ticking beat in 6/8 time, and the guitarist interjects pointy, unruly riffs on

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Father John Misty Battles Death in Stop-Motion ‘Please Don’t Die’ Video

Father John Misty literally rises above death in his stop-motion animated "Please Don't Die" video.

The clip opens in Josh Tillman's desolate home, with the singer-songwriter brooding amid empty beer bottles and cigarette butts. Suddenly he descends through a pit in the floor to hell, where

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Hear Kamasi Washington’s Sweeping Funk Song ‘Street Fighter Mas’

Kamasi Washington creates his own version of a boxer's entrance song on "Street Fighter Mas," a new track inspired by the saxophonist's childhood experiences at the arcade. The song will appear on Washington's upcoming sophomore album, Heaven and Earth.

"Street Fighter Mas" would fit easily on a Seventies movie score. The core of the song is a funk loop – a sludgy bass vamp and a

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