Daily Top 5 News Countdown: Bright Eyes’ Conor Oberst Auditioned for ‘Inside Llewyn Davis’ + More
Rock 'n' roll, like politics, is now subject to the dreaded 24-hour news cycle. As a result, it's nearly impossible to keep abreast of the day’s myriad music tidbits. But fear not: In order to keep you connected to the music that matters most, we’ve collected today's top 5 items and ranked them in terms of newsworthiness. Scroll down to see our picks.
Hey, that sweet-ass pompadour ain't gonna trim itself! [NME]
Recorded two years ago, 'r u n a w a y' also features Sampha and Tic. It's just a snippet, but this is the best 1:15 you'll spend all day, guaranteed. [Stereogum]
Even in 45 seconds, it's clear these dudes are gunning for the arenas and still packing plenty of electro-pop firepower. [Consequence of Sound]
Bruce is also debuting three 'High Hopes' cuts on the Jan. 12 episode of 'The Good Wife.' Your parents are psyched! [Rolling Stone]
- 1"Thank god for everyone that I didn't get it," the indie heartthrob tells Isaac in an Interview magazine piece. [Contact Music]