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Hear Sam Smith cover ‘Fast Car’ by Tracy Chapman

Sam Smith continues his unblemished lifetime streak of making awesome songs. The 22-year old took to the BBC 1 to cover the 1988 Tracy Chapman classic, “Fast Car.” It’s deeper, bass driven, more rhythmic, modernized, and soulful — everything we’ve come to expect from a good Sam Smith track. There may come a day when […]

The SOHN BBC Radio 1 Residency is Fire

SOHN’s most recent album Tremors might very well make my top 10 albums of the year. Last night, he took over the BBC’s Radio 1 for an hour long set that feels kind of like putting on headphones and listening to a live stream of the future. Check it out here: BBC1 Residency – SOHN

New Death From Above 1979 Song “Trainwreck” released

Legendary Toronto rock band Death From Above have announced that they’ll release a new full-length album on September 9th, 2014, but today they gave us a glimpse of things to come. If you’re planning a diamond heist in a Guy Ritchie movie sometime in the near future, I think Zane Lowe has your soundtrack.