Album Streams

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Stream Foster The People’s new album, Supermodel

Los Angeles hometown heroes, Foster The People have been creating quite the buzz for the release of their sophomore album, Supermodel. As the follow-up to their immensely acclaimed 2011 debut album Torches, a lot of high expectations have been set for their second full-length record. As a concept album, Supermodel features common and heavy themes […]

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Recommended Album Streams: TRUST, Ava Luna, Roman Remains & more

While you will most likely be spending a lot of time indoors this weekend (those that live in our fine city of Los Angeles), you should probably take the time to listen to each and every one of these amazing new albums all coming out next week. Instead of making it a movie night, make […]

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Stream Pharrell's New Album G I R L
Album Preview: Stream Pharrell’s New Album G I R L

Now that the GRAMMYS are over and we’re pretty much done making fun of Pharrell’s Arbys-esque Canadian mounty hat, we can focus on some more positive things such as Pharrell’s new album. After swooping up more GRAMMYS than he can count, and announcing a headlining date at the Hollywood Bowl this May, Pharrell has now […]

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Recommended Album Streams: St. Vincent, Mozes and The Firstborn, Creative Adult & more

This week’s selections of the best album streams are an interesting mix of punk, pop, singer-songwriter, and garage pop coming from musical heavyweights such as Beck, all the way to underground acts such at Mozes And The Firstborn. Get your new music fix by streaming all of the five albums below before their Feb. 25th […]

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Recommended Album Streams: Solids, Phantogram, AJ Davila & more

It’s Valentine’s Day and what better way to celebrate than with a kick-ass list of solid albums to impress your date with. After dinner and drinks, why don’t you get cozy back at your house and take one of the albums for a show-and-tell below. If your babe likes their music loud and ferocious, stream […]

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The Record Company to Release “Feels So Good” EP with B-Sides on Vinyl

Photo by Ken Hughes There’s blues bands that are too deep for you to understand, there’s blues bands that only belong in a beachside bro-bar where the only thing deep is the ocean, and then there’s blues bands that just get it right. L.A.’s The Record Company roll out a solid punch of blues with […]

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Recommended New Album Streams: Temples, Fanfarlo, Py Py & more

This week’s Friday round up of albums streams are pretty damn good. From ’76 punk-inspired tunes and fantasy-like electro folk, to British invasion psych pop and more — all the albums below are worth a listen. Stream our recommended new albums stream before their release dates featuring Temples, Fanfarlo, Py Py, the Casket Girls and […]

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Recommended New Album Streams: Xiu Xiu, Marissa Nadler , Cymbals & More

Try it before you buy it! Every week a lot of new albums hit the interwebs as full album streams before their record release dates. We comb the Web and our emails, and listen to each of the albums and pluck only the most promising records for your listening enjoyment. Stream below, this week’s Friday […]

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Recommended New Album Streams: Listen to the best new indie music

Try it before you buy it! Here’s our Friday round-up of recommended new albums you can stream before their release dates. While you gear up for the weekend, bookmark this page so you can listen to the following albums while you hang around your house, clean, or go for a ride. 1. The Pack A.D — […]

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Recommended New Album Streams: Listen to new music before its released

Not sure if you want to buy the album you’ve been hearing about? Lucky for you, a lot of artists release their entire new albums a week before their release date for you to stream. While you relax on this sunny 80-degree weekend in mid January (in Los Angeles), bookmark this page so you can […]

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Fresh in ’14: This Year’s Most Anticipated Hip Hop Projects

Black Hippy — Photo by Ryan Bussard for Grimy Goods 2013 was a year of highs and lows in the world of hip hop, mixed with a bunch of other questionable antics, forcing fans to consider whether hip hop culture was on the brink of a nose dive. The term “ratchet” officially entered into the […]

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Dam-Funk & Snoop Dogg (Snoopzilla) Spark 7 Days of Funk Record Release Party at Exchange L.A.

If you don’t already know, Dam-Funk and Snoopzilla (aka Snoop Dogg) have quite the funktified soirée popping off next Tuesday, Dec. 10 at the Exchange in Downtown L.A., and let me tell you, this just might be the party of the year. Celebrating the release of their new collaborative project, 7 Days of Funk, the record release party […]

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De Lux at the Echo, download their debut EP for free!

UPDATE: We featured De Lux on our “top emerging L.A. bands to watch in 2014” list. Click here to read the feature! In a time where everyone is attributing some sort of “post” genre to their “about me” sections, here’s another new band classified as post-disco to add to your playlist (and they’re actually pretty […]

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