Japanese experimental pop quartet CHAI just released their new album WINK back in May. And now they’re already back with another new single, “Miniskirt,” released today as the latest installment of Adult Swim Singles’ 2021 series. “Miniskirt” continues the mellower, dreamier path that the band went down on WINK, a subtle electronic groove underpinning soothing vocals and wailing electric guitar. Listen below.
The veteran British rock balladeers Elbow kicked off their Audio Vertigo rollout with “Lover’s Leap,” a song that infused their sound with bright, hard-hitting energy in the form of blaring horns and electronic beats. New single “Balu” keeps that same energy but rocks even harder. They weren’t kidding about this record’s “gnarly, seedy grooves.” Watch […]
Tomorrow would have been Lou Reed’s 82nd birthday. It’s been more than a decade since we lost the legendary musician, but his influence is still as indelible as ever. People continue to cover and sample Lou Reed and Velvet Underground songs all the time, and they still show up regularly on soundtracks. That’s probably a […]
The Louisville rockers White Reaper released a new album, Asking For A Ride, at the top of 2023. They spent some of last year opening for Weezer on their indie rock roadtrip, and guitarist Tony Esposito got to shred at a Bengals game in the fall. Today, they’re releasing a cover of the Sound’s “I […]