Articles By: ToeJam

Review: Bastille – Bad Blood

Review: Bastille – Bad Blood

With the success of “Pompeii” (a track they will be known best for), UK based rock band released their highly anticipated debut full length album entitled Bad Blood. Like it’s cover art, Bad Blood has a cinematic feel to it. Explosive drum beats and soaring vocals combined with a layered synth and bass create instantly catchy tunes. Songs like “These […]

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Check Out The Epic New King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard Track “Head On/Pill”

Check Out The Epic New King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard Track “Head On/Pill”

King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard are back with the brand new face melter, “Head On/Pill.” “Head On/Pill” is a 16 minute journey broken up between two psychedelic fueled passages. The track starts off slow and spaced out before mutating into an all out manic monster for the rest of the song. If you ever wanted to know what it […]

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Arctic Monkeys – “Do I Wanna Know?” Animated Gif

Arctic Monkeys – “Do I Wanna Know?” Animated Gif

Animated gif from Arctic Monkey’s new video clip for “Do I Wanna Know?”

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Arctic Monkeys Release New Single “Do I Wanna Know?”

Arctic Monkeys Release New Single “Do I Wanna Know?”

The always hard working Arctic Monkeys just released a new single today called “Do I Wanna Know?” Most likely to be released on an album later this year. “Do I Wanna Know?” takes cues from desert rock and psychedelic rock, sounds the band have previously experimented with in the past, but now quite seem comfortable with. The video reflects such […]

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Watch Kanye West’s American Psycho-Themed Short Film

Watch Kanye West’s American Psycho-Themed Short Film

Yeezus is officially among us, and today a American Psycho-inspired short film surfaced on Kanye West’s website. In the clip, Scott Disick plays the role of Patrick Bateman (originally played by Christian Bale) with Jonathan Cheban playing his co-worker Paul (Jared Leto’s character). The clip re-creates the infamous Huey Lewis and The News scene, so expect a bloody ending (sorry […]

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Jay-z Announced New Album “Magna Carta Holy Grail”

Jay-z Announced New Album “Magna Carta Holy Grail”

In the wake of Yeezus leaking, Jay-Z stepped out from the fog to announce his new full length album Magna Carta Holy Grail. During game 5 of the NBA finals, Jay-z released a commercial which confirms the album’s July 4th release and album title. Magna Carta Holy Grail is set to include collaborations from Pharrell, Timbaland, Swizz Beatz, and Rick […]

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Kanye West’s “Yeezus” Leaks, Internet Loses It

Kanye West’s “Yeezus” Leaks, Internet Loses It

With only a matter of only days before it’s official release, the seamingly unleaked and nearly unheard Yeezus finally leaked to the internet. Within hours the internet blew up with comments and streams of the album readily become available only (for now). This is surprising seeing as how Kanye West is known for heavily guarding his releases from leaks (take […]

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TOY And Bat For Lashes Team Up On “The Bride”

TOY And Bat For Lashes Team Up On “The Bride”

In what seems like an unlikely pairing, UK psychedelic band, TOY and songstress Natasha Khan aka Bat For Lashes came together on the track “The Bride.” The tracks is the 3rd session in a series for Speedy Wunderground, where each month a new artist will perform in their studio. According to the press release, “The Bride” is a ” re-working […]

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Listen To Unknown Mortal Orchestra Cover Otis Redding

Listen To Unknown Mortal Orchestra Cover Otis Redding

Unknown Mortal Orchestra recently appeared on BBC’s radio program 6Music With Marc Riley, where the band performed a live cover of Otis Redding’s classic “(Sittin’ On) The Dock of the Bay.” UMO’s take on it is nearly faithful to the original, with Ruben’s bluesy vocals and just enough of UMO’s psych sound to mix it up a bit. Have a […]

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Smith Westerns Share A New Track, “Idol”

Smith Westerns Share A New Track, “Idol”

Smith Westerns just posted “Idol,” a new track off their upcoming album Soft Will. “Idol” is the third track they shared off of that album following “Varsity” and “3AM Spiritual.” “Idol” sounds like it could have easily been ripped from a John Hughes soundtrack. Soft Will is set to drop June 25 via Mom + Pop in the U.S. and […]

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Washed Out – It All Feels Right Animated Gif

Washed Out – It All Feels Right Animated Gif

Animated Gif taken from Washed Out’s new lyric video for “It All Feels Right”

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