This Week: Matthew Wars leaves She & Him and Monsters of Folk for his own sound; Alabama Shakes drop a great debut and pick up a spot on Jack White’s new tour; A collection of early 7-inches and LPs on The Dawn of Eternal Summers; Bassnectar’s speaker-splitting dubstep; Sisters Cristi Jo and Jezzica Zambri’s second effort.
The Hood Internet are back with Trillwave 2, once again refusing to stick to one genre at a time. Warren G and Nate Dogg hang with Tori Y Moi, Lil B gets down with Gold Panda, R. Kelly sings over Baths. Get it.
It’s new record day once again, where your ears open like delicate tulips to the siren call of marginally talented people and their Auto-Tune machines.
As much of a douche as Kanye West is, his protege Lupe Fiasco balances it out by being a genuinely great guy. The Chicago rapper, gearing up for the release of his third album Lasers, has joined up with Summit On The Summit to climb Mt. Kilimanjaro.