NEW: Prince - "Lay It Down"

"From the heart of Minnesota, here come the Purple Yoda," sings Prince on "Lay It Down", a new cut from his forthcoming 20Ten album. (Continue reading to LISTEN)


WATCH: Animal Collective - "Lion In A Coma" (Animated Video)

Today I received an email from one Ori Toor, who had just graduated the Shenkar School of Engineering and Design, majoring in Illustration and Animation. In his email Ori sent me his final project, a stream of consciousness animation for Animal Collective's downright awesome "Lion In A Coma" from their even more impressive Merriweather Post Pavillion LP. After watching the video (below), I am positive that Ori did Animal Collective proud. Watch the video here.


MP3: Kid Cudi, Best Coast and Rostam Batmanglij (from Vampire Weekend) - "All Summer"

That's right folks. Kid Cudi, Best Coast and the man behind the production of Vampire Weekend and Discovery, Rostam Batmanglij have teamed together, for Converse, to record "All Summer". Continue Reading to Listen and Download.


WATCH: Brandon Flowers - "Crossfire" Music Video

It's all so clear now, why didn't I think of it before? The only reason why Brandon Flowers wanted to go solo was so that he can have a music video where Charlize Theron kicks ass and saves him from ninjas. Ninjas! Congratulations Mr. Flowers, you've probably lived out the ultimate fantasy. Brandon Flowers' solo debut Flamingo is out September 14. Watch the video for "Crossfire" below: (Continue reading to watch)


MP3: The Drums - "Lets Go Surfing" (The Raveonettes Remix)

The Drum's seasonally appropriate "Let's Go Surfing" has been remixed by the Raveonettes. In fact, I believe this is the very first proper remix the Raveonettes have ever put together, and it's just the kind of band-made remix I like — a remix that truly marries both artists' sounds, to that wonderful point where it almost sounds like a friendly jam session. As all friendly jam sessions should be, this one is available for your downloading pleasure. Download it here.