Jonathan Wilson, Jenny Lewis, & Sanba Zao – “Lapé, Lanmou” Video

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Lape LanmouA group of songwriters and musicians including Paul Beaubrun, Habib Koité, Raúl Rodríguez, and Jonathan Russell are teaming up with members of the Haitian roots band Lakou Mizik for Let The Rhythm Lead: Haiti Song Summit Vol. 1, a new collaborative album to benefit the Artists For Peace And Justice non-profit. And today, they’re sharing … More »

Here’s Who A Bunch Of Musicians Donated To In The 2020 Democratic Primary

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Rivers CuomoPresidential candidates have filed fundraising reports for the first three months of the 2020 campaign! This information has presumably inspired heated debate about each candidate’s momentum and viability and other vague topics, though we have not read any of the articles, so you will have to search elsewhere for that stuff. More »

Sidney Gish – “Somebody’s Baby” (Jackson Browne Cover)

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Sidney Gish has released a cover of Jackson Browne’s “Somebody’s Baby,” his 1982 track that was originally recorded for the Fast Times At Ridgemont High movie soundtrack. The cover is part of the last installment in UK band Cavetown’s Animal Kingdom singles series, which kicked off last year. (Cavetown also have an original … More »

Phoebe Bridgers – “Christmas Song” (Feat. Jackson Browne) (McCarthy Trenching Cover)

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Phoebe-Bridgers-Christmas-SongThis is Phoebe Bridgers season. The Los Angeles singer and songwriter is on one of those runs where everything she does seems to work out. Last year, she released a great debut album. She is one third of Boygenius, and they released a great EP a few weeks ago. She has More »

Matt Berninger, Cass McCombs, Andrew Bird, & More Contribute Tracks To Free Songs For Swing Left Compilation

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Songs For Swing Left is a new compilation to raise money and increase awareness of the Swing Left campaign to help flip the United States’ House Of Representative blue in the upcoming midterm elections. It’s a running collection of songs, and it features contributions from the likes of Kurt Vile, Tim Heidecker, Jim … More »