10 Jun
More psychedelic soul off upcoming "Idle No More" album

One of favorite psychedelic soul acts, King Khan & the Shrines, is back uploading “Born to Die” for all to hear. Off of their upcoming album Idle No More out September 3rd (Merge Records), “Born to Die” is classic King Khan at their purest. As Khan explains, the album’s opening track is “an apocalyptic ode to […]

24 Nov
The lost sons of Montreal return with "Invisible Girl"...then get arrested in Kentucky. Man, what a horrible twist in fate...

UPDATE: It seems our favorite animal-dressing Montréalais rockers can’t seem to stay out of trouble — either that or their reputation precedes them. Regardless, last week they had to cancel a series of tour dates when they failed to show up at a St. Louis show. Well, it turns out that was because they were […]

9 Jul
Black Lips x King Khan x BBQ Man Mark Sultan

Remember when Black Lips were thrown outta India for being gay? Apparently, after fleeing said country, Black Lips headed to Berlin, Germany and ended up making some sweet, sweet music with King Khan and Mr. BBQ man Mark Sultan. That might not sound too innocent, but you know what does…The Almighty Defenders. It’s raw and […]

One of my favorite bands from Atlanta, The Black Lips, apparently ran into a whole bunch of trouble in India. They went there to support their upcoming fifth studio album, 200 Million Thousand (out February 24). On January 29th they began the “Campus Rock Idol” Tour — a big-ticket, American Idol-like televised series with large […]