Listen To Beach House Live At The Alternate Side And WFUV With 'Myth'

Last month, Victoria Legrand and Alex Scally of Beach House traveled to the Bronx for a WFUV and TAS session. Although they were camera shy that day, you can listen to audio of a gorgeous live performance of the single "Myth" from the band's recent record, Bloom, and hear the entire session on 90.7 WFUV on July 19 at 9 p.m. EDT.  Beach House head for New York's Central Park on July 23 for a sold-out show with longtime pals Lower Dens.

Listen To Blur's New Songs 'Under The Westway' and 'The Puritan'

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If you had better things to do yesterday than await the livestream of Blur debuting new songs "Under the Westway" and "The Puritan" on a mysterious rooftop in west London, check out videos of the "official" lyric videos after the jump.

Stars Announce New Album In September, Stream And Free Download Of First Single

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The pretty, barbed exchanges between Stars' Torquil Campbell and Amy Millan will return later this summer as the Montreal band releases its next album, The North, on September 4 via ATO Records. Even better, the first prescient (and synth-splashed) song from the upcoming album, called "The Theory of Relativity," is being offered via free download on the band's own website, if you surrender your email address.

Listen To Bon Iver's 'Beth/Rest' From The New iTunes Session

Bon Iver's 7-track  iTunes Session is out today and includes not only songs from Justin Vernon and his 9-man band, but a cover of Björk's "Who Is It?" After the jump, listen to the majestic, live version of "Beth/Rest." Bon Iver has also announced a fall European tour of arena-sized venues, like London's Wembley Arena and Dublin's O2.

Watch Daniel Radcliffe In Slow Club's Video For 'Beginners'

Sheffield's clever folk-rock duo Slow Club have a devoted fan in actor Daniel Radcliffe. The Harry Potter star is so besotted with the band (he's even interviewed Charlie Watson and Rebecca Taylor for a magazine) that he agreed to star in Slow Club's new video for "Beginners." Watch Radcliffe's solo, lip-synching turn through the clip, playing an anguished guy drunkenly reeling around a deserted Finsbury Park pub. Slow Club's excellent sophomore album Paradise is out now on Moshi Moshi.

First Listen: Hot Chip And 'In Our Heads'

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The quirky dynamic that defines Hot Chip has served the UK quintet well, but perhaps never as fully — or confidently —  as it does on the band's outstanding fifth album, In Our Heads.  The record drops June 12 on Domino Records (June 11 in the UK/EU), but preview it now courtesy of TAS sister station WFUV and NPR Music.

Listen To Alabama Shakes Live From Bowery Ballroom On WFUV

Enjoying the long Memorial Day weekend? Well top it off with a broadcast of Alabama Shakes live from Bowery Ballroom on 90.7 WFUV tonight, May 28, at 9 p.m. EDT. The band just opened for Jack White last week in New York, but back in April, Alabama Shakes marked the release of their debut album, Boys & Girls, with a powerful, celebratory show which you can also listen to now. After the jump, also watch videos of the Alabama Shakes' stand down at SXSW.

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