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Best Lyric Vids of the Week: Volume XXIV

For those about to get inked, Sepulture salutes you, Diplo continues the legacy of his infamous one-armed commando in the land of reggaeton, Hudson Mohawke bridges the body and beauty exploitation gap in the name of love and […]

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RIFF’d: Muse’s ‘Drones’

As an adolescent in the early 2000s, it wasn’t uncommon to want to start a band exactly like Muse. They were undeniably fucking awesome in the Showbiz/Origin of Symmetry era, and, while Absolution wasn’t timeless like […]

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Rhyme nor Reason: Chet Hanx

Introducing ‘Rhyme nor Reason’ – a SONGLYRICS’ look at lyricists that make us want to jam a pencil in our brain. Or as a man named Shakespeare once wrote: ‘Was there ever any man thus beaten out […]

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Best Lyric Vids of the Week: Volume XXIII

Entire montages cut from trippy Chinese avatar apps with The Mynabirds, cross-hair and target Big Brother rawk Muse thrillers, Brandon Flowers‘ bright, earnest non-Killers 80s future and more, in the 23rd week of the year’s finest […]

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RIFF’d: A$AP Rocky’s ‘At.Long.Last.ASAP’

A$AP Rocky‘s second studio album At.Long.Last.ASAP was supposed to be a celebration, a chance to revel in all the success and notoriety that he’s accumulated from his rise to stardom. But somewhere along the line […]

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RIFF’d: The Vaccines’ ‘English Graffiti’

Perhaps the latest great hope for “guitar music” from across the pond, platinum-selling The Vaccines are just now breaking into the American consciousness with English Graffiti. A big part of their appeal is their willingness to […]

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RIFF’d: Faith No More’s ‘Sol Invictus’

Back in the saddle after 18 years since their last release, Faith No More decided on Sol Invictus to stop just being weird for the sake of being weird. Or, for that matter, they stopped […]

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Best Lyric Vids of the Week: Volume XX

Sylvan Esso lose themselves (and their limbs) on the strobing lyric lights of the dance floor, Incubus‘ Brandon Boyd wants to make out with y’all and his spirograph imagery and slippery fingers, Major Lazer gives old-school […]

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RIFF’D: Snoop Dogg’s ‘Bush’

With over two decade’s worth of music to his credit, 13 solo albums and numerous guest spots, Snoop Dogg has immortalized himself in popular culture, a surefire lock for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. […]

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Streetside: Dan Deacon at Seattle’s Neumo’s; May 8, 2015

If you know who Dan Deacon is outside of his viral “Drinkin’ Outta Cups” sketch-rant, then you’ve heard of his infamous live show: a highly-interactive, all-inclusive indie dance party that just about everyone describes as […]

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