Lars Gotrich

Lars Gotrich appears in the following:

Hear Carly Rae Jepsen's Triumphant New Song, 'Cut To The Feeling'

Friday, May 26, 2017

Carly Rae Jepsen, the pop star of our hearts, voices a character in the animated film Leap! This song, originally intended for the E•MO•TION: Side B collection, appears on the soundtrack.

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Text Your Freak Scene! Dinosaur Jr. Gets Custom Emojis

Thursday, May 25, 2017

So what kind of emojis can you text your friends and family? Likenesses of J Mascis, Lou Barlow and drummer Murph, of course, but also notable characters from album artwork like Beefy The Bullfrog.

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Absolutely Not's 'Strictly Top' Video Is A Glamour Shoot From Mars

Thursday, May 25, 2017

After a few promising EPs of glammed-up garage-punk, the Chicago band is set to release Errors, its spastic and ridiculously fun debut full-length.

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The Angelus' 'The Other Side Of The Mountain' Addresses The Hope In Darkness

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

The North Texas trio reaches across humankind with a body-rattling, desert-swept heft. Watch a gorgeous black-and-white video for The Angelus' brooding and beautiful track.

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Chuck Johnson's Restorative, Meadow-Set, Near-Ambient Pedal Steel Guitar

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Chuck Johnson's best known for his hypnotic, yet lyrical solo guitar work, but for his new record, Balsams, Johnson meditates on the lush ambiance of the pedal steel.

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The Holy Circle's 'Hearts Called' Is A Gothic Prayer

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

The Holy Circle makes dark synth-pop that's velvet to the touch, and a sonic saw blade to the core.

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Downtown Boys Announces 'Cost Of Living,' Busts Open 'A Wall' On First Single

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Downtown Boys makes it clear from the outset of Cost Of Living, the Providence punk band's debut for Sub Pop: "A wall is a wall / A wall is just a wall / And nothing more at all."

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American Football Dreams Of Japan For 'My Instincts Are The Enemy' Video

Monday, May 22, 2017

The emo band imagines a Japanese character missing home while temporarily living in small-town Central Illinois.

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Chromatics Play 'Shadow' In Front Of 'Twin Peaks' Red Curtains

Monday, May 22, 2017

Johnny Jewel and crew play the dreamy, codeine-soaked synth-pop song in front of the Black Lodge's red curtains.

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Burial Releases A Surprise New EP, 'Subtemple'

Friday, May 19, 2017

The U.K. producer fully falls into the ambient goo on these two new tracks, as alien synths whisper and stir to a close encounter of another kind.

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Everybody Is Freaking Out To David Nance's New Dance Move, The 'Negative Boogie'

Thursday, May 18, 2017

This is spastic dance music for rock 'n' roll deviants, a mad dogpile of shredded Pere Ubu nerves and a little bit of Sonny Sharrock skronk-punk.

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Songs We Love: Lee Bains III + The Glory Fires, 'Underneath The Sheets...'

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

As Birmingham punks revved up by the hot-damn hallelujah of Southern rock, the band confronts white privilege and the normalization of sociopolitical power with sharp yet loving critique.

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Ozzy Osbourne Goes 'Off The Rails' In Disco Mashup With Earth, Wind & Fire

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

With this gloriously fun mash-up of Osbourne's "Crazy Train" and Earth, Wind & Fire's guaranteed-to-get-you-the-dancefloor jam "September," the Prince of Darkness goes off the rails on a disco train.

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Cellist Janel Leppin Desperately Seeks Healing In Mellow Diamond's 'Ashes To Breathe'

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

As Mellow Diamond, Leppin builds elegantly somber songs from a pedal board of effects and loops. American God was written and recorded during a fraught election and its fallout.

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Daniel Menche's Droning 'Sleeper' Is Meant To Soundtrack Those Dark Dreams

Monday, May 15, 2017

The antagonistic Portland noise musician turns to the deepest recesses of dreams for a darkly shimmering set of ambient music.

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Katy Perry Announces New Album, 'Witness'

Monday, May 15, 2017

Perry's new album will feature "Chained To The Rhythm" and the Migos collaboration "Bon Appétit."

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After 11 Years, Cornelius Is Back With A New Album, Surreal 'If You're Here' Video

Friday, May 12, 2017

This is truly visual music, and a rare case in which one enhances the other.

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Jane Weaver's Prismatic Pop Haunts An Abandoned Finnish Circus

Friday, May 12, 2017

Jane Weaver takes her psychedelic-pop song "Did You See Butterflies?" to a remote part of Finland with 16mm film.

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Songs We Love: Now, Now, 'SGL'

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Five years past the much-beloved Threads, Now, Now returns as a duo. Hear the heart-throbbing pop song with a karaoke-bar blast radius.

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Guitarist Mark McGuire's 'Beginning Of Winter' Is An Elegant, Looped Euphoria

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

"Beginning Of Winter" is built around delay guitar loop that feels like it's always been and always will be.

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