It's a small room. More of a closet really. Toward the back, there's an upright piano; on the left, a large Marshall guitar amplifier, a box of Pop-Tarts and an electric heater. On the floor, a backpack and a flimsy mattress where Car Seat Headrest mastermind Will Toledo has been sleeping for the past two weeks.
For all intents and purposes, this is home: Decade Music Studios, on the
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On July 15th, Paul Simon will play a massive gig in London's Hyde Park billed as Homeward Bound: The Farewell Performance. It's unclear at the moment if he intends for this to be the final gig he ever plays,
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Canadian indie rock veterans Broken Social Scene will embark on a North American tour this spring in support of their latest album, Hug of Thunder.
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Of all of the Velvet Underground's officially released studio and live albums, White Light/White Heat is by far the noisiest and most difficult. "No one listened to it," said Lou Reed of the LP in 2013, just a few months before his death. "But there it is forever – the quintessence of
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Talib Kweli performed the remorseful new single "The One I Love" with help from a funk band and the Motown-signed soul singer BJ the Chicago Kid on The Late Show on Monday. The song appeared last November on Kweli's Radio Silence album.
"The One I Love" aims to explain away past
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Sam Smith delivered a tender, uplifting rendition of "One Last Song" on the The Late Late Show With James Corden Monday. The track appears on Smith's latest album,
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