MP3: Moonface – “Teary Eyes and Bloody Lips,” New Album

MOONFACE HEARTBREAKING BRAVERY
Need more awesome? Listen to our FAVORITE SONGS OF 2014. Make sure you don't miss any tunes: FOLLOW US ON TWITTER.

Wolf Parade’s Spencer Krug quietly dropped an excellently titled solo record, Organ Music Not Vibraphone Like I’d Hoped, as Moonface last year, and he’s already plotting the follow-up, Heartbreaking Bravery, which was recorded with some assistance from Finnish band Siinai, Wolf Parade’s onetime tour partners. The record’s first single is the expansive, atmospheric new-wave cut “Teary Eyes and Bloody Lips,” an updated take on those sweeping, driving, soaring lovesick cuts pioneered in the ‘80s by bands like the Smiths and Echo and the Bunnymen. Undulating, panning synth drones build to sweeping, ecstatic glory over a kraut-y, motorik drum and bass groove and Krug’s typically bleak lyrics. Check out the track while you wait for the record, which’ll drop April 17 on Jagjaguwar.

MOONFACE – “Teary Eyes and Bloody Lips” (MP3)

What did you think?
 36  14  1  4
Beyonce Blue Ivy
Videos

In which Beyoncé dances around and wears a “Kale” sweatshirt.

hamilton7
MP3

Download the bonus track from Black Hours

hood3
Music

A bonus track from Billionaire

Capture
Videos

More like a short film really

Capture
Videos

Check out a fun animated video for the Careers highlight

rpgj6r99f1h3rc56xq86-400x400
Music

From the band’s forthcoming new mixtape, #000000 & #FFFFFF

sky5byheidislimanecolor
Music

Performed, alongside new songs, at a show in Los Angeles

CHROMATICS-RUTH-575x575
MP3

Plus a demo version of “Birds of Prey”

tunnelgif
MP3

Featuring Drake, Run the Jewels, The Hood Internet, Jon Bellion and more.