Black Metal Short Film Hits Sundance Filmmaker Kat Candler introduced her new short film at Sundance called simply, Black Metal. The film seems to revolve around those pesky little themes of violent music or imagery… Read more

Video of the Week: Kontravoid, Silent Visions

This is the second week in a row of creepy snuff film caliber music videos, maybe that says something about me? Regardless, I am obsessed with this song by Kontravoid, also known… Read more

Sufjan Stevens Silver & Gold Songs for Christmas

Album Review: Silver & Gold, Sufjan ...

Sufjan Stevens is ambitious. At 37 years of age, Stevens’ early career began with lofty aspirations to craft the perfect folk soundtrack for every state in the Union, an impossibly… Read more

Album Review: The Soft Moon, Zeros

Described as “neo-post-punk,” San Francisco-based group, The Soft Moon has delivered a new record to convert you into a black-clad creature of the night. Make no mistake, Zeros isn’t as glum as it… Read more

Kendrick Lamar – good kid, m.A.A.d ...

It’s very seldom that an artist’s debut album has feverish hype surrounding it, exceedingly rare when the artist in question actually delivers on those impossible expectations. Kendrick Lamar enjoyed the… Read more

Idiots Film Music Video During Hurricane ...

A video surfaced today of some kids from Rockaway Beach, New York who decided to film a “music video” during the massive storm. Clearly identifying themselves as idiots, the duo… Read more

Album Review: Flying Lotus, Until the Quiet ...

A whimsical mash-up of arcane 8-bit sound bites and brooding down-tempo bass lines fill this fourth LP from Los Angeles-based beat wizard, Flying Lotus. Until the Quiet Comes is otherworldly;… Read more

2012 Drop Schedule

  October Oct-30-12 Andrew Bird – Hands of Glory Mom + Pop Oct-30-12 Black Marble – A Different Arrangement Hardly Art Oct-30-12 Chad Valley – Young Hunger Cascine Oct-30-12 Daphni… Read more

Our Top Music Videos of 2012

After some minor disputes around the JNTM offices, our editors have compiled a list of their top music videos of 2012. In no particular order, here are the videos that… Read more