NITE JEWEL ft. ZOE KRAVITZ & SAMANTHA URBANI – Don’t Turn Me Away (Rexy Cover)

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Samantha Urbani, former lead singer of Brooklyn art-pop band Friends, has spent the last few months recruiting artists to pay tribute to 8o’s leftfield pop duo Rexy with covers of selected tracks from their newly reissued 1981 LP Running Out Of Time. Check out previous covers from Ariel Pink & Puro Instinct, Connan Mockasin, and Urbani herself, as well as some of the original tracks over here. The latest offering comes from Nite Jewel, featuring Zoe Kravitz (Lolawolf) and Urbani, covering “Don’t Turn Me Away”.

Running Out Of Time (1981) is out now on Lucky Number, in conjunction with URU.

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Initial Lineup Announced for OUT IN THE STREETS 2016

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Out In The Streets Music & Arts Festival returns to the historic Vander Ende-Onderdonk House for the fourth consecutive year on July 16th & 17th. Tickets are onsale now!

Frankie Rose, The So So Glos, TEEN, Potty Mouth, Guerilla Toss, Big Ups, BOYTOY, Future Punx, B-Boys, Weekender, The Teen Age, and Dead Stars are tapped to play Out In The Streets 2016, set on the beautiful grounds of the historic Vander Ende-Onderdonk House in Ridgewood, Queens. The event will feature performances by 20 bands over the course of two days.

The 2016 lineup also includes Dallas’ “most wildly fun band” Party Static, as well as up and coming Brooklyn acts Softspot and Freind. More bands will be announced soon.

The festival will include a “pop-up” Ridgewood Market, a food court featuring some of the best local Bushwick and Ridgewood restaurants, carefully curated artist installations and much, much more!

Get to know the bands with the Out In The Streets 2016 Mixtape on Spotify!

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PRINCE Rest In Peace

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Simply heartbroken.

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KRISTIN KONTROL – Show Me

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Kristin Kontrol, the new synth pop moniker of Dum Dum Girls front woman Dee Dee, has shared the second single from her upcoming solo debut lp X-Communicate. “Show Me” is a slow-burning pop anthem about accepting and expressing that endlessly complicated thing…love.

X-Communicate is out May 27 on Sub Pop.

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AMBER ARCADES – Fading Lines

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Dutch songstress Amber Arcades has shared the title track and third offering from her upcoming debut album Fading Lines. The new song falls right in line with previous singles “Turning Light” and “Right Now”, a driving little indie-pop jam that sounds effortless and perfect. Produced by Ben Greenberg (The Men) and featuring members of Quilt and Real Estate, Fading Lines is shaping up to be the indie “sleeper-hit” album of the year.

Fading Lines is out June 3 on Heavenly Recordings.

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NITE JEWEL – Boo Hoo

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Nite Jewel will release her long awaited third full-length Liquid Cool this summer. “Boo Hoo” is the stunning first single from the new lp and we are getting some serious Janet Jackson vibes on this one. Give it a spin!

Liquid Cool is out June 10 via Gloriette.

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PJ HARVEY – The Community Of Hope

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Watch the stunning new video for PJ Harvey’s “The Community Of Hope”, taken from her forthcoming album The Hope Six Demolition Project.

The Hope Six Demolition Project is out April 15 on Vagrant Records.

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