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  1. The Free Nationals, best known to most of us as Anderson .Paak's backing band, seem to be pulling a Surf and preparing to release their very own album. In the past few weeks, they've shared a couple of guest-heavy tracks that don't feature Anderson .Paak at all: "Beauty & Essex," with Daniel Caesar and Unknown…
  2. A few months ago, the young Chicago rapper Polo G released Die A Legend, an absolutely mesmerizing debut album full of hypnotic melodies, half-sung murmur-threats, and bleak existential despair. It's one of the best rap albums that anyone has made thus far in 2019. Die A Legend features one big hit -- "Pop Out," a…
  3. Tegan And Sara are releasing a memoir called High School next week, and three days later they'll release Hey, I'm Just Like You, an album of re-recorded songs the twin sisters originally wrote as teens. Thus far they've shared that project's title track and "I'll Be Back Someday," and today they're sharing one more.
  4. Next week, Abbey Road -- arguably the Beatles final proper album, inarguably their final masterpiece -- will turn 50. And next week, Abbey Road will get a massive 50th-anniversary box-set reissue, featuring a ton of unreleased music and a new mix from Giles Martin. (Giles Martin is both the son of Beatles producer George Martin…
  5. On Jul 31, 2007, the White Stripes played their final show. The duo was touring behind what would be their final album as a group (2007’s Icky Thump) and performed a 20-song, 4-encore set at the Southaven, Mississippi venue Snowden Grove. Now, eight years after the band officially broke up, a recording of that final…