“Trying to Be Cool” is the latest jam from Phoenix’s Bankrupt! to get a video, courtesy the Creator’s Project and the Spanish directing ensemble CANADA, and it’s awesome – watch as the band explore a special effects studio, light stuff on fire, beat small children at chess, and crash a synchronized dance rehearsal. Who knew Thomas Mars was so great at ping pong? Also – who can we write to to make sure those satin Phoenix jackets get a wider-scale release? The clip’s practically guaranteed to put a smile on your face – check it out.
Video: Phoenix – “Trying to Be Cool”
Another listen from one of our most anticipated 2015 releases.
Finally, a rap song with the Future Islands dude on the hook.
From Philadelphia to L.A. to Madrid to Melbourne, our picks for the must-see acts of SXSW 2015.
Tink shares her Timbaland-produced “Ratchet Commandments.”
A new download from Chromatics’ upcoming album, Dear Tommy, fresh off the press.
March is packed, but we managed to pick out ten albums to hear this month.
Florence and the Machine preview new material from their upcoming album.
Tobias Jesso, Jr. hits up Haim drummer, Danielle Haim for his latest single “Without You.”…