1. Sure, Beach Slang’s got a Goo Goo Dolls thing going on. But the shimmering “Dirty Cigarettes” feels lived-in, even ugly, by comparison.
Photo: Jessica Flynn

    Sure, Beach Slang’s got a Goo Goo Dolls thing going on. But the shimmering “Dirty Cigarettes” feels lived-in, even ugly, by comparison.

    Photo: Jessica Flynn

  2. Chris Forsyth seeks the endless jam at the intersection of Television and The Grateful Dead, here taking a line from the former’s iconic “Marquee Moon” as a song title.
Stream “I Ain’t Waiting” now. 
Photo: Constance Mensh

    Chris Forsyth seeks the endless jam at the intersection of Television and The Grateful Dead, here taking a line from the former’s iconic “Marquee Moon” as a song title.

    Stream “I Ain’t Waiting” now

    Photo: Constance Mensh

  3. If emo has cheerleaders, they’re Keith and Cathy Latinen. Braid's Bob Nanna sings a verse in this lilting emo song from the long-running duo.
Stream Empire! Empire! (I Was A Lonely Estate)’s “A Keepsake” now.
Photo: D. McNelly

    If emo has cheerleaders, they’re Keith and Cathy Latinen. Braid's Bob Nanna sings a verse in this lilting emo song from the long-running duo.

    Stream Empire! Empire! (I Was A Lonely Estate)’s “A Keepsake” now.

    Photo: D. McNelly

  4. From Adult Swim’s singles series, hear the first song in 20 years from stoner-metal band Sleep

  5. Need a back-porch summer jam? Steve Gunn's got you covered.
Stream “Milly’s Garden” now. 
Photo: Constance Mensh

    Need a back-porch summer jam? Steve Gunn's got you covered.

    Stream “Milly’s Garden” now

    Photo: Constance Mensh

  6. Hear an unlikely collaboration from Coldplay and Cat Power from the Wish I Was Here soundtrack. 

    Hear an unlikely collaboration from Coldplay and Cat Power from the Wish I Was Here soundtrack. 

  7. Hear a new Bon Iver song written for Zach Braff’s movie, I Wish I Was Here. 

    Hear a new Bon Iver song written for Zach Braff’s movie, I Wish I Was Here

  8. In the first 20 seconds, the doom-metal band Pallbearer strides with unmistakable heft. But it’s a ruse.
Stream “The Ghost I Used to Be” now. 

    In the first 20 seconds, the doom-metal band Pallbearer strides with unmistakable heft. But it’s a ruse.

    Stream “The Ghost I Used to Be” now

  9. The Shins and Zach Braff reunite!
Hear “So Now What” from the Wish I Was Here soundtrack. 

    The Shins and Zach Braff reunite!

    Hear “So Now What” from the Wish I Was Here soundtrack

  10. Hear a new Alt-J song from its new album due out in September, This Is All Yours. 
Photo: Gabriel Green

    Hear a new Alt-J song from its new album due out in September, This Is All Yours. 

    Photo: Gabriel Green