Just a quick note to let you guys know that we now have limited quantities of our classic Gorilla vs. Bear hoops logo tee back in stock for the summer, with a subtle update to rep our home state of Texas...
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Our SiriusXM show airs today and every Thursday at noon EST + again at midnight, on channel 35 SiriusXMU. We'll be counting down our Songs of the Year on today's show, featuring tracks from Grimes, Future, Leon Bridges, Erykah Badu, D'Angelo, CHROMATICS, Carly Rae Jepsen, and more. We've only got two hours though, so we can't get to everything; check our full list of the best songs of 2015 here. Listen to our show here + check out today's playlist below:
No one cares about your label's video budget in 2015. The music vids that we found most moving and memorable this year were, in most cases, simple (with a few glossy and/or cinematic exceptions), powerful, often self-directed visual interpretations of our favorite songs. Also featuring one brilliant video made of found footage that seems to have been effectively scrubbed from the internet forever. Here are our favorite music videos of the year:
Following last week's Albums of 2015 list, here are our favorite songs of the year: we went deeper than ever this time out, and while 111 tracks might seem like a lot to love in any given 12 month span, I feel like the list is a pretty accurate representation of just how unreal 2015 has been for new music. Featuring multiple entries from Grimes, Jamie xx, Young Thug, Kendrick Lamar, Chromatics, Erykah Badu, Beach House, TOPS, and Cindy Lee, and spanning from underground Russian dance music and soaring Norwegian pop to incendiary west coast rap and inspired Texas soul, and just about everywhere in between. Check out the full list below, right after you hit play on that nearly 7-hour-long Spotify playlist:
Our SiriusXM show airs today and every Thursday at noon EST + again at midnight, on channel 35 SiriusXMU. Today's special Albums of the Year edition features selections from our favorite releases of 2015, including tracks from Grimes, Panda Bear, Jamie xx, Erykah Badu, Beach House, Vince Staples, and more. Listen here + check the full playlist below: