In 2011, few had any idea who Gotye was, but thanks to one unbelievably catchy song (and its equally impressive video) he became someone we couldn’t get enough of in 2012.
As the year winds down and everyone compiles their best and worst lists from 2012 we thought we’d introduce some (relatively) new music. Whether you’ve heard their song on the radio this year for the first time or they just got nominated as Best New Artist at the GRAMMY nominations concert, here’s 12 albums you should give a listen to. Thank us later.
“I think that’s the beautiful mystery of music. You don’t necessarily know why something is so successful.”
Kelly Clarkson, Taylor Swift and fun. share their excitement after learning they’re up for a statue at this year’s GRAMMY Awards.
Cliches be damned, it was a fun. night at the GRAMMY Nominations Concert on CBS, with the band performing and getting nominations in all four major categories: Album, Song and Record of the Year, and Best New Artist. Kelly Clarkson, The Black Keys and Frank Ocean all grabbed multiple nominations as well.
“You can get so wrapped up in the sonic aspects that to sit down and talk about cinematography is really fun for me,” she said.
Nothing quite like a costume that follows the newscycle.
The CMJ Music Marathon returns to occupy New York City for another week in October full of music and some insightful panels; there is literally something for everyone. But with hundreds of bands performing at dozens of venues all over NYC and Brooklyn, it is scientifically impossible to catch all of them.
Body and face paint can be a lot of work. Here’s everything you need to know about it in advance.
With all the remixes of Gotye’s “Somebody I Used To Know” floating around the internet, it’s no surprise the singer would just go and release his own. But he isn’t just releasing one; in fact […]