CONTENT TYPES

FILTER BY DATE

    • From
    • To

SEARCH TOOLS

102 results for "song"

Page of 6
  1. Songs of the Week: Special All-Star Rock and Roll Hall of Fame In...

    Amos Barshad

    Usually, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony is a perfectly good time to smugly bandy about your youthful contrarian ahistorical anti-rock-dinosaurs worldview. Usually. But this year, Nirvana got in, and things got a little more ani...

    Blog | April 11, 2014
  2. Songs of the Week: Malkmus, Vampires, Nachos, Trophies, and Float...

    Amos Barshad

    Vampire Weekend, "Step" Wintertime Remix feat. Danny Brown, Heems, and Despot For Modern Vampires of the City standout "Step," Vampire Weekend interpolated Souls of Mischief's early B-side "Step to My Girl" (being the learned academics they are, the...

    Blog | January 03, 2014
  3. Songs of the Week: What to Listen to When You're Not Listening to...

    Amos Barshad

    The Pizza Underground The Pizza Underground Demo by The Pizza Underground Things have been lining up real nice for the Pizza Underground these past few days: In something of a quiet week for pop music, the mere existence of a Macaulay Culkin&#821...

    Blog | December 13, 2013
  4. My Octogenarian Getting the Role of a Lifetime: June Squibb in Ne...

    Amos Barshad

    Now more than ever, pop culture is about the small stuff — an obscure TV show, a few notes in a pop song, a tweet. To celebrate a year of micro moments, every day a new Grantland writer will highlight one specific thing — a Big Little Thi...

    Blog | December 06, 2013
  5. Songs of the Week: Very Special Early Thanksgiving Edition, Starr...

    Amos Barshad

    The Velvet Underground, "I'm Not a Young Man Anymore" This never-before-released VU track is off the upcoming Lou Reed and John Cale–curated 45th-anniversary re-release of White Light/White Heat, and was recorded in 1967 at the Gymnasium i...

    Blog | November 27, 2013
  6. Songs of the Week: Ghostface Killah, Blood Orange, Sean Price, an...

    Amos Barshad

    Flume ft. Ghostface Killah and Autre Ne Veut, "Space Cadet" Quite a few reasons to love Ghostface on display right here. There's him being down to get on a track with a couple of new-school laptop pop weirdos in the first place. There's Flume's ...

    Blog | November 01, 2013
  7. Songs of the Week: Ka, Killa Cam, Swearin', Iceage, and Free Ms. ...

    Amos Barshad

    Ms. Lauryn Hill, "Consumerism" Like Shyne and Gucci Mane before her, Lauryn Hill has now recorded some bangers from prison. With her release (after a three-month stint stemming from tax-evasion charges) imminent, Hill gives us some new music, an...

    Blog | October 04, 2013
  8. Songs of the Week: Beck Gives, Solange Loves, Deltron Melds, Uncl...

    Amos Barshad

    Nirvana, "Heart Shaped Box" Happy 20th anniversary of In Utero week! Here's some newly released MTV live footage from Kurt and the boys shredding in Seattle in '93. OK, serious question: What's been more impressive over these past few decades: D...

    Blog | September 20, 2013
  9. Songs of the Week: Drake and Wu-Tang, Slim Thug and Z-Ro, Fiona A...

    Amos Barshad

    Drake, "Wu-Tang Forever" So Drake took "It's Yourz," off Wu-Tang Forever — one of the greatest, hardest, truest punch-your-best-friend-in-the-face rap songs of all time! Of all time! — and integrated it into a, uh, you know, Drake so...

    Blog | September 13, 2013
  10. Songs of the Week: Karen O, Lee Bannon, The 1975, and One Filthy ...

    Amos Barshad

    Karen O, "The Moon Song" Stereogum explains: "[Spike] Jonze is about to unveil his next film — Her, with Joaquin Phoenix as a man who falls in love with a computer — and Karen has written a song for it ... in the movie, Phoenix and c...

    Blog | August 30, 2013
  11. Songs of the Week: John Mayer and Katy Perry, Earl Sweatshirt and...

    Amos Barshad

    Phoenix feat. R. Kelly, "Trying to Be Cool" (Remix) The burgeoning R. Kelly–Phoenix relationship was birthed at Coachella, when the band had the icon join them onstage for a surprise appearance (guitarist Laurent Brancowitz explains: "We a...

    Blog | August 16, 2013
  12. Songs of the Week: HAIM, Nelly, Shy Glizzy, and the Return of the...

    Amos Barshad

    HAIM, "The Wire" I'd like to imagine HAIM — the sister-fronted Cali retro-pop-rock outfit that's signed to, of all places, Roc Nation — woke up one morning, decided to write a song that's better than the fourth season of The Wire, se...

    Blog | August 02, 2013
  13. Songs of the Week: Hot Sugar, Franz Ferdinand, Trina, Volcano Cho...

    Amos Barshad

    Franz Ferdinand, "Love Illumination" It's not that rare for even a healthily successful band to be mildly haunted by the specter of their first big joint. Franz Ferdinand, though, have forever been outrunning just the first 53 seconds of the fir...

    Blog | July 26, 2013
  14. Songs of the Week: Justin Timberlake Fights for Rights, Robin Thi...

    Amos Barshad

    Justin Timberlake, "Take Back the Night" Just when you thought JT couldn't get any more lady-friendly, the dapper young man goes ahead and lifts the name for his new single — as in, the first one off his quickie-follow-up The 20/20 Experie...

    Blog | July 12, 2013
  15. Songs of the Week: Drake, No Age, Curren$y, M.I.A., and John Maye...

    Amos Barshad

    Drake feat. James Fauntleroy, "On My Way" Above: the week's second-most important piece of art produced, intentionally or otherwise, by Aubrey Drake Graham. Below: the week's most important piece of art produced, intentionally or otherwise, by A...

    Blog | June 21, 2013
  16. Hanging Out With DJ Jazzy Jeff and Solange at the Bonnaroo Superj...

    Amos Barshad

    The stretch of highway from the Nashville airport to Manchester, Tennessee — which, if you've ever, even once, even accidentally, heard a Phish song, you might recognize as the home of the Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival — is, for the most...

    Blog | June 14, 2013