Czech Folk Singer Dies of COVID-19 After Intentionally Catching the Virus

Play stupid games, win stupid prizes: Hana Horká, a folk singer hailing from the Czech Republic, died over the weekend after intentionally catching COVID-19. Horká, who also performed in the popular Czech band Asonance, “preferred to catch the disease than get vaccinated,” her son told Prague Morning. Her son, Jan Rek, said that both he … Read more

Mitski to Open for Harry Styles at UK Shows

Mitski has announced that she will be opening for Harry Styles on three of his upcoming tour dates. She will perform ahead of the pop star’s June 11 show at Glasgow’s Ibrox Stadium, his June 15 concert at Manchester’s Emirates Old Trafford, and his June 18 show at London’s Wembley Stadium. You can find Style’s … Read more

Britney Spears Issues Cease And Desist To Sister, Fights Father’s Demand She Pay His Legal Fees

Since Britney Spears’ conservatorship was terminated in November, Spears has been speaking out against various members of her family. Now, as the BBC reports, Spears’ lawyer Matthew Rosengart has issued a cease-and-desist letter to her sister Jamie Lynn Spears to warn her against saying any further “derogatory” statements about Britney while promoting her new memoir Things I Should Have Said.

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a seductive mix of bangers and class

AURORA has often flirted with mass appeal, while maintaining a wonderful weirdness that could never be truly mainstream. The multi-multi-multi-million streaming Norwegian sensation first dabbled with the former when she covered Oasis’ ‘Half The World Away’ for the John Lewis Christmas ad back in 2015, while her epic alt-pop debut ‘All My Demons Greeting Me … Read more

Beach House’s Once Twice Melody Chapter 3: Stream

Beach House have unveiled the third installment of their upcoming double album, Once Twice Melody. Listen to Once Twice Melody: Chapter 3 below. Once Twice Melody marks Beach House’s first full-length in four years, following 2018’s 7. Produced by Victoria Legrand and Alex Scally themselves, the record was mixed by Alan Moulder, Caesar Edmunds, Trevor Spencer, and Dave Fridmann, and features … Read more

Beach House Share 5 New Songs: Listen

Beach House have shared five more new songs—the latest quadrant of their 18-song full-length Once Twice Melody. Listen to Chapter 3—“Sunset,” “Only You Know,” “Another Go Around,” “Masquerade,” and “Illusion of Forever”—below. The band announced Once Twice Melody in November, sharing Chapter 1 with the news before releasing Chapter 2 at the beginning of December. … Read more

Beach House Share ‘Once Twice Melody’ Chapter 3: Listen

Beach House are releasing their eighth studio album Once Twice Melody in full next month, but the Baltimore band has been rolling it out in chapters since they announced it in the fall. We heard chapter one in November (and named “Superstar” in our best songs of the week list) and chapter two in December (“New Romance” was our chosen highlight from that) and now Beach House are sharing Once Twice Melody‘s third chapter. There’s five songs this time around — “Sunset,” “Only You Know,” “Another Go Around,” “Masquerade,” and “Illusion Of Forever” — and you can check them out, with animated visual accompaniments, below.

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