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Audioface: Music News, Reviews, & Culture

How come no one talks about the way music shapes culture around us? On Audioface, sometimes-friends and music critics Sean and Dan deliver a no-B.S. look at the week in music news, music culture, politics,...more

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October 11, 2021

#206 - Don Toliver, James Blake, Music Recommendations #12

On the 206th episode of Audioface:REVIEWS: "Life of a DON" by Don Toliver, and "Friends That Break Your Heart" by James BlakeNew Singles: "Super" by Cordae, "Working For The Knife" by Mitski, and "Breathe Deeper  - Lil Yachty Remix" by Tame Impala.Pitchfork rescores controversial music reviews. The Life of a DON review. Dave Chappelle uses DaBaby to make a point in his new comedy special. The Friends That Break Your Heart review. Pharrell Williams calls out racism in his home of VIrgina Beach, and Facebook bans Suicidal Tendencies from Instagram instead of actually fixing their terrible websites.For Music Recommendations #12:  Iamsu!, Men I Trust, Sharon Van Etten and Angel Olsen, and BADBADNOTGOOD.---SUPPORT AUDIOFACE!Subscribe to this podcast (or Follow on Spotify) so you don’t miss new episodes every week. Tell some friends about this show to keep it growing! We appreciate it, and you.Keep up with Audioface's 2021 Playlist:https://open.spotify.com/playlist/5Gm0rc9gByK4idEhZw6oRu?si=a28c212ddf014641Reach out to us: https://twitter.com/audiofacepod/https://intsagram.com/audiofacepod/https://www.youtube.com/audiofacepod?sub_confirmation=1For advertising opportunities, email info (at) syndicate23 (dot) co ...

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October 05, 2021

#205 - Meek Mill's "Expensive Pain", RAY BLK, Pond, No Chill Island #19

On the 205th episode of Audioface:REVIEWS: "Expensive Pain" by Meek Mill, "Access Denied" album by RAY BLK, and "9" by PondNew Singles: "Never Be In Love Again" by Midnight at 7, "Weeknights" by Ryan Egan, "My Universe" by Coldplay feat. BTS, "The Beachland Ballroom" by IDLES, "Pondiecherry " by DJ Snake & Malaa, "Fallen Star"  by The Neighborhood, and "LOVE" by Grimes.The halftime show lineup for Super Bowl 2022 looks very promising. The Expensive Pain review. Glastonbury festival pee is bad for Mama Earth. The Access Denied review. Foals' keyboardist dips out of the band, and Ariana Grande has a scary encounter. The 9 review. And we did it: Britney is actually, officially, free!On the 19th installment of NO CHILL ISLAND: Grimes and Elon Musk break up, Morgan Wallen's promised donations to Black organizations come up short, R. Kelly is found very guilty, Emily Ratajkowski confirms our distaste for Robin Thicke, Kanye West cancels Chris Brown, Ozzy and Sharon Osbourne have a problem with their brand that Dan is in the middle of, Everybody Hates Machine Gun Kelly, and Eminem serves up Mom's Spaghetti.---SUPPORT AUDIOFACE!Subscribe to this podcast (or Follow on Spotify) so you don’t miss new episodes every week. Tell some friends about this show to keep it growing! We appreciate it, and you.Keep up with Audioface's 2021 Playlist:https://open.spotify.com/playlist/5Gm0rc9gByK4idEhZw6oRu?si=a28c212ddf014641Reach out to us: https://twitter.com/audiofacepod/https://intsagram.com/audiofacepod/https://www.youtube.com/audiofacepod?sub_confirmation=1For advertising opportunities, email info (at) syndicate23 (dot) co ...

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September 21, 2021

#204 - Lil Nas X's "MONTERO", Jordan Rakei, Injury Reserve

On the 204th episode of Audioface:REVIEWS: "MONTERO" by Lil Nas X, "What We Call Life" by Jordan Rakei, and "By the Time I Get to Phoenix" by Injury ReserveNew Singles: "Found" by  Tems feat. Brent Faiyaz, "Altar" by Kehlani, and "The Nowhere Inn" by St. Vincent. Nicki Minaj's tweets about the covid-19 vaccine set internet discourse on fire. The MONTERO review. T-Pain's theory on the secret of Lil Nas X's success. The What We Call Life review. In the Douchebag corner: G-Eazy is arrested and charged with assault, and updates in the Marilyn Manson case. The By The Time I Get to Phoenix review. Spotem Gottem survives a close shooting, Gunna opens a food pantry, and Liam Gallagher claims he fell out of a helicopter.---SUPPORT AUDIOFACE!Subscribe to this podcast (or Follow on Spotify) so you don’t miss new episodes on Mondays. Tell some friends about this show to keep it growing! We appreciate it, and you.Keep up with Audioface's 2021 Playlist:https://open.spotify.com/playlist/5Gm0rc9gByK4idEhZw6oRu?si=a28c212ddf014641Reach out to us: https://twitter.com/audiofacepod/https://intsagram.com/audiofacepod/https://www.youtube.com/audiofacepod?sub_confirmation=1For advertising opportunities, email info (at) syndicate23 (dot) co ...

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September 13, 2021

#203 - Baby Keem, Kacey Musgraves, Turnstile

On the 203rd episode of Audioface:REVIEWS: "The Melodic Blue" by Baby Keem, "star-crossed" by Kacey Musgraves, and "GLOW ON" by Turnstile.New Singles: "Pressure" by Ari Lennox, "Have Mercy" by Chlöe, and "If You Say The Word" by Radiohead. A look back at what songs got canceled from the radio after 9/11. The Melodic Blue review. Apple Music is making DJ mixes better with Shazam. The star-crossed review. Pop Smoke's gravesite is vandalized. The GLOW ON review. Lana Del Rey deactivates her social media in the supposed rollout of her next album, and Avicii's life and legacy is honored with a Google Doodle.---SUPPORT AUDIOFACE!Subscribe to this podcast (or Follow on Spotify) so you don’t miss new episodes on Mondays. Tell some friends about this show to keep it growing! We appreciate it, and you.Keep up with Audioface's 2021 Playlist:https://open.spotify.com/playlist/5Gm0rc9gByK4idEhZw6oRu?si=a28c212ddf014641Reach out to us: https://twitter.com/audiofacepod/https://intsagram.com/audiofacepod/https://www.youtube.com/audiofacepod?sub_confirmation=1For advertising opportunities, email info (at) syndicate23 (dot) co ...

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September 07, 2021

#202 - Drake's "Certified Lover Boy", Halsey, Little Simz

On the 202nd episode of Audioface:REVIEWS: "Certified Lover Boy" by Drake, "If I Can't Have Love, I Want Power" by Halsey, and "Sometimes I Might Be Introvert" by Little Simz.New Singles: "Don't Let It Get You Down" by Miles KanePeppa Pig trolls Kanye over DONDA fallout. The Certified Lover Boy review, featuring notes on R. Kelly's feature and how Andre 3000 got caught in the crossfire of the Drake-Kanye rap beef.  The If I Can't Have Love, I Want Power review. GLAAD says DaBaby has seen the error of his ways, but has he? Concerts previously rescheduled are being postponed again. The Sometimes I Might Be Introvert review. In Quick Hits: Hasan Piker becomes a Brockhampton member, kinda, and Lil Uzi Vert has a skull diamond malfunction.  ---SUPPORT AUDIOFACE!Subscribe to this podcast (or Follow on Spotify) so you don’t miss new episodes on Mondays. Tell some friends about this show to keep it growing! We appreciate it, and you.Keep up with Audioface's 2021 Playlist:https://open.spotify.com/playlist/5Gm0rc9gByK4idEhZw6oRu?si=a28c212ddf014641Reach out to us: https://twitter.com/audiofacepod/https://intsagram.com/audiofacepod/https://www.youtube.com/audiofacepod?sub_confirmation=1For advertising opportunities, email info (at) syndicate23 (dot) co ...

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August 30, 2021

#201 - Kanye West's "DONDA", CHVRCHES, Big Red Machine

On the 201st episode of Audioface:REVIEWS: "Donda" by Kanye West, "Screen Violence" by CHVRCHES, and "How Long Do You Think It's Gonna Last?" by Big Red Machine.New Singles: "family ties" by Baby Keem with Kendrick Lamar, "Peer Pressure EP" by Ray Vaughn, "Meanwhile EP" by Gorillaz, and "You Can Do It" by CaribouThe baby from Nirvana's Nevermind cover is grown up and wants to sue. The Donda review, with a special comment from Audioface regular guest Annie. Fallout from the Donda rollout, including his Stem Player gadget, bringing Marilyn Manson and DaBaby into the fold, his ongoing one-sided beef with Drake, and an update on his name change. The Screen Violence review. Anderson .Paak proves he listens to Audioface. The How Long review. Olivia Rodrigo credits Paramore for her similar sounding song, R. Kelly has no buyers for his music catalog, Grimes insists she's not boyfriend Elon Musk's cheerleader, and Lil Nas X returns to Taco Bell. ---SUPPORT AUDIOFACE!Subscribe to this podcast (or Follow on Spotify) so you don’t miss new episodes on Mondays. Tell some friends about this show to keep it growing! We appreciate it, and you.Keep up with Audioface's 2021 Playlist:https://open.spotify.com/playlist/5Gm0rc9gByK4idEhZw6oRu?si=a28c212ddf014641Reach out to us: https://twitter.com/audiofacepod/https://intsagram.com/audiofacepod/https://www.youtube.com/audiofacepod?sub_confirmation=1For advertising opportunities, email info (at) syndicate23 (dot) co ...

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