Robin Hilton

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New Mix: Björk, Neil Young, Burial, Kelela, More

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

This week's essential new music includes a breathtaking sonic wonder from Björk, a moody breakup song from Kelela, solo acoustic music from Neil Young and more.

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Watch A Heartbreakingly Beautiful Tribute To Leonard Cohen

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

The animated video, for Cohen's song "Leaving The Table," shows the late singer dancing and flying over Montreal, past scenes from his life, free as a bird.

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Hear Björk's Alluring New Song, 'The Gate'

Friday, September 15, 2017

The first song from the Icelandic legend's upcoming album arrives a week early.

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Rostam Lifts The Curtain On His Stunning New Album

Friday, September 15, 2017

With Half-Light, the former Vampire Weekend producer and multi-instrumentalist has released one of the year's most arresting albums.

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Watch Depeche Mode's Moody And Celestial Elegy To Dying Love

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

In the band's latest video, for the song "Cover Me," enduring a broken heart is like a rudderless drift through the icy, airless emptiness of outer space.

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New Mix: Billy Corgan, Mavis Staples And Jeff Tweedy, Wolf Alice, More

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

This week's essential new music includes a piano ballad from Smashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan, a powerful look at race relations in America from soul singer Mavis Staples and more.

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Zola Jesus Reveals The Dark, Remarkable Stories Behind Her New Album, 'Okovi'

Friday, September 08, 2017

The singer offers a candid breakdown of her latest album track by track, with stories about serial killers, suicide and how she emerged from the darkest period of her life.

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Hear And See Sylvan Esso's Complete Visual EP 'Echo Mountain Sessions'

Friday, July 28, 2017

See the complete studio sessions for the electronic duo's latest project, a collection of Sylvan Esso songs performed by a full band, with saxophone, electric guitar, piano and more.

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Listen: Tori Amos Shares 'Cloud Riders' From Upcoming Album

Thursday, July 27, 2017

"Cloud Riders," the first single from Native Invader, paints troubled love as a tempestuous and erratic storm. Part swagger, part reflection, it both smolders and shimmers with Beatle-y guitars.

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EMA Is 'Down And Out' In New Video

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

EMA's latest video, for the slowly simmering "Down And Out," isn't always easy to watch. But it speaks to the song's moody undercurrent of self-loathing.

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New Mix: Josh Ritter, Ian Chang, Moses Sumney And More

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

You'll want to listen to this week's essential new music on a good pair of headphones, preferably in the dark and, if you take drummer Ian Chang's advice, while getting a massage.

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k.d. lang Reflects On 25 Years Of 'Ingénue'

Thursday, July 13, 2017

The singer talks about the challenges of making what became one of the most important records of the 1990s, dealing with the fame it brought and how she didn't like its hit song until recently.

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New Mix: Music From 'The Big Sick,' Rhye, Protomartyr, More

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

We open this week's essential mix with the sweetly melodic sounds of Michael Andrews and his score for the film The Big Sick. Also: the sensual sounds of Rhye, Protomartyr's existential rock and more.

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Hear Zola Jesus' Menacing New Song, 'Soak'

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

The story behind the singer's latest song is profoundly dark and twisted. But, Zola Jesus says, it's ultimately a tale about empowerment.

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Haim Explains The Heartache And Joy Of Its New Album, Track By Track

Friday, July 07, 2017

The three sisters talk about the challenges of dating men with fragile egos, betrayal, their love of '50s doo-wop and how they can turn the darkest situations into dance songs.

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Watch: The Beastie Boys' 'Sabotage' Video Remade With Sesame Street Muppets

Thursday, July 06, 2017

A fan has recreated the classic '90s video scene for scene (more or less), using existing footage of Sesame Street characters.

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New Mix: St. Vincent, Mogwai, Benjamin Clementine, My Bubba And More

Wednesday, July 05, 2017

This week's essential mix includes new music from the Scottish rock group Mogwai, a piano ballad from St. Vincent, an epic and emotional cut from British singer Benjamin Clementine and more.

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Chance The Rapper: Tiny Desk Concert

Wednesday, July 05, 2017

Chance The Rapper, fresh from a 23,000-strong, sold-out show the night before, brought a thoughtful and fresh take to his Tiny Desk concert.

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The National Reflects On Hopelessness And Defeat With New Song, 'Guilty Party'

Thursday, June 29, 2017

The band's upcoming full-length, Sleep Well Beast is shaping up to be the best album the band has done.

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Deerhoof Gets Political On New Song, 'I Will Spite Survive'

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

The defiant new single is our first glimpse of the band's full-length, Mountain Moves, due out Sept. 8.

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