Stereogun music

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  1. The best music-related video of the week was obviously the 10-minute Black Thought freestyle that realigned the planets of the solar system and brought the dinosaurs back to life. But there were some actual music videos this week, too, and some of them were good. This week's picks are below.
  2. The great Boston hardcore band American Nightmare released two albums before breaking up in 2004, and frontman Wes Eisold went on to form Some Girls and Cold Cave. But American Nightmare reunited to play occasional live shows in 2011. And now, after teasing new music last month, American Nightmare have announced that they'll come out…
  3. I was a tad worried that a Christmas song from Wavves would get covered in psychedelic fuzz beyond the point of recognition. On the contrary I was pleasantly surprised by this lovely cover of the classic "Christmas Time Is Here" from A Charlie Brown Christmas, and that is saying a lot. Not only am I a shameless Christmas…
  4. Baltimore hardcore warriors Turnstile have risen through the DIY ranks, and now they're out here working with Diplo and shit. The band recently signed a deal with the massive metal-leaning label Roadrunner, and now they've announced that they'll follow up last year's Move Thru Me EP with a new album called Time & Space. The…
  5. Movie soundtracks are great for bringing together odd combinations of artists. Will Smith's new Netflix alien-warfare movie Bright has done that several times over. Last night we shared "Campfire," the long-awaited convergence of DRAM and Neil Young. And we'd be remiss not to mention the existence of "FTW (Fuck The World)," a collaboration between A$AP…