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Bon Iver manager Kyle Frenette withdraws from Wisconsin congressional race

Bon Iver manager Kyle Frenette withdraws from Wisconsin congressional race
  • Bon Iver manager Kyle Frenette withdraws from Wisconsin congressional race FWC: Bon Iver manager Kyle Frenette withdraws from Wisconsin congressional race

    Bad news for Democrats and indieheads living in Wisconsin: Four months after he first announced his intention to run for office, Bon Iver manager Kyle Frenette has now withdrawn his candidacy for the state’s 7th Congressional District. “I didn’t get into this race because I wanted to be a politician but because I wanted to be a representative,” he writes…

  • Midnight Kids beautifully reimagine The Temper Trap’s ‘Sweet Disposition’ FWC: Midnight Kids beautifully reimagine The Temper Trap’s ‘Sweet Disposition’

    Often times, a remix effort overcompensates in order to try and do the original justice, it happens time and time again — luckily, that isn’t the case with Midnight Kids‘ remix of The Temper Trap’s iconic “Sweet Disposition.” Midnight Kids are a relatively new duo that has locked in impressive official remixes for the likes of The Chainsmokers, Zedd, and Louis…

  • Underworld and Iggy Pop Share New Song “Bells & Circles”: Listen FWC: Underworld and Iggy Pop Share New Song “Bells & Circles”: Listen

    They recorded it in London “during an afternoon tea encounter”

  • Black Thought announces new 9th Wonder-produced EP, Streams of Thought Vol. 1 FWC: Black Thought announces new 9th Wonder-produced EP, Streams of Thought Vol. 1

    Back in January, Black Thought teased a new 9th Wonder-produced EP at the Grammys. The two had previously worked together on the 2016 single that was timely titled, “Making a Murderer”. Now, The Roots singer and co-founder is following through on his word, as he’s announced via Twitter that he’ll drop Streams of Thought, Vol. 1 on June 1st. While there isn’t…

  • LAFC get 1-1 draw with DC United after Dejan Jakovic recieves red card FWC: LAFC get 1-1 draw with DC United after Dejan Jakovic recieves red card

    John Thorrington could be excused if he chose to curse rather than praise the World Cup since the tournament comes at the worst possible time for his Los Angeles Football Club. The team Thorrington built as executive vice president of soccer operations is off to the best start of any expansion…

  • Gorillaz tease new album, The Now Now, due out in June FWC: Gorillaz tease new album, The Now Now, due out in June

    Gorillaz co-founder Jamie Hewlett previously announced that a new album from the band would be coming in 2018. Now, a newly launched website suggests that the album is titled The Now Now and will see release on June 29th. While Gorillaz have yet to publicly acknowledge the website, several clues link it to the band, as Exclaim points out. Posters…

  • Drake Shares New Song “I’m Upset”: Listen FWC: Drake Shares New Song “I’m Upset”: Listen

    From his forthcoming album, reportedly titled Scorpion

  • Test: Pink was as relatable as she was spectacular at the Honda Center FWC: Test: Pink was as relatable as she was spectacular at the Honda Center

    Whenever Pink would arrive at a curse word in one of her songs Friday night, she’d pull her microphone away from her mouth and let the expletive go unheard. The singer was spotting lots of young children in the crowd, she explained near the end of her show at Anaheim’s Honda Center, which had the…

  • Drake Responds To Pusha T’s Diss Track With “Duppy Freestyle” [LISTEN] FWC: Drake Responds To Pusha T’s Diss Track With “Duppy Freestyle” [LISTEN]

    Pusha T must have really pissed off Drake with his “Infared” diss track, because within hours he hit him back with a fire response titled “Duppy Freestyle.” And Kanye West gets thrown in the crossfire. Your hooks did it / The lyrics pennin’ equals to Trump’s winnin’ / The bigger question is how the Russians did it / It was written…

  • Softball: Washington cruises into World Series FWC: Softball: Washington cruises into World Series

    Taran Alvelo pitched a three-hit shutout for Washington, which beat Alabama 6-0 on Saturday to advance to its second straight Women’s College World Series. Avelano struck out eight over seven complete innings for the fifth-seeded Huskies, who swept the 12th-seeded Crimson Tide in the Seattle super…

  • Diplo Drops Yet Another New Song With Fresh Major Lazer Remix Of Jus Now & Dismantle FWC: Diplo Drops Yet Another New Song With Fresh Major Lazer Remix Of Jus Now & Dismantle

    How many hats can Diplo wear at once? He’s the head of his own label Mad Decent, he’s releasing music under his own name, in a trio with Labrinth and Sia called LSD, in a duo with Mark Ronson called Silk City, and of course his trio with Walshy Fire and Jillionaire called Major Lazer. Oh, and lest we forget he just produced the…

  • Did Kendrick Lamar strong arm Spotify into walking back its artist conduct policy? FWC: Did Kendrick Lamar strong arm Spotify into walking back its artist conduct policy?

    Spotify can’t seem to stay out of the headlines as of late. When the music streaming service updated its behavioral policies and made the editorial decision to remove R. Kelly and XXXTentacion from it’s “algorithmic playlists,” due to the artists’ histories of sexual assault allegations, many voices sprang forth in response to the controversial move. First, the US-based women’s advocacy group, UltraViolet, came…