The Melodic Tree’s Weekly Playlist

1. You – Gold Panda

2. Dayvan Cowboy – Boards of Canada

3. Go Where You Wanna Go – Lost Integrity

4. lovers’ carvings – Bibio

5. Nobody Cares – Superorganism

6. Odessa – Caribou

7. Kinda Bonkers – Animal Collective

8.  Rose Quartz – Toro Y Moi

9. Tropic of Cancer – Panda Bear

10. Snakeskin – Deerhunter

11. I Want Wind to Blow – The Microphones

12. Don’t Let Your Mouth Go to Waste – Galaxie 5o0

13. Strangers – Lotus Plaza

14. Waves – Le Grotto

15. Tangerine – Beach Fossils

16. Psycho Killer – Talking Heads

17. All Night Diner – Modest Mouse

18. Aurora Borealis – Meat Puppets

19. Sometimes – My Bloody Valentine

20. No Longer Making Time – Slowdive

Fleet Foxes play Crack-Up songs on “CBS This Morning”

Fleet Foxes have been on the television circuit as of late to promote their new album Crack-Up. After performing on “Colbert” last night, they appeared on “CBS This Morning Saturday” earlier today. They performed from Electric Lady Studios live and they played a series of songs from the new album: “Third of May,” “If You Need To, Keep Time on Me,” and “Fool’s Errand.” Watch performances of the latter two songs below.

Lorde announces North American tour

Lorde has announced a new strand of tour dates behind her new album Melodrama. After announcing European and Australasian shows last week, the singer has now announced North American shows set to go through March and into April next year. Find the full itinerary hereMelodrama, out today, is the follow-up to Pure Heroine.


09-26 Manchester, England – 02 Apollo
09-27 London, England – Alexandra Palace
09-30 Brighton, England – Brighton Centre
10-01 Birmingham, England – 02 Academy
10-02 Glasgow, Scotland – 02 Academy
10-04 Tilburg, Netherlands – 013
10-05 Paris, France – Zenith
10-06 Antwerp, Belgium – Lotto Arena
10-08 Lyon, France – Transbordeur
10-09 Barcelona, Spain – Saint Jordi Club
10-11 Munich, Germany – Zenith
10-12 Milan, Italy – Fabrique
10-14 Cologne, Germany – Palladium
10-15 Berlin, Germany – Tempodrome
10-17 Stockholm, Sweden – Annexet
10-18 Oslo, Norway – Sentrum Scene
10-19 Trondheim, Norway – UKA 17 Festival
11-07 Dunedin, New Zealand – Town Hall
11-08 Christchurch, New Zealand – Isaac Theatre Royal
11-09 Christchurch, New Zealand – Isaac Theater Royal
11-11 Wellington, New Zealand – Michael Fowler Centre
11-12 Auckland, New Zealand – Power Station
11-14 Auckland, New Zealand – Power Station
11-15 Auckland, New Zealand – Power Station
11-18 Perth, Australia – Kings Park
11-21 Sydney, Australia – Sydney Opera House Forecourt
11-23 Brisbane, Australia – Riverstage
11-25 Canberra, Australia – Spilt Milk Festival
11-26 Melbourne, Australia – Sidney Myer Music Bowl
03-01 Milwaukee, WI – BMO Harris Bradley Center
03-02 St. Louis, MO – Chaifetz Arena
03-03 Kansas City, MO – Sprint Center
03-05 Denver, CO – Pepsi Center
03-08 Vancouver, British Columbia – Rogers Arena
03-10 Portland, OR – Moda Center at the Rose Garden
03-12 Sacramento, CA – Golden1 Center
03-13 Oakland, CA – Oracle Arena
03-14 Los Angeles, CA – STAPLES Center
03-16 Glendale, AZ – Gila River Arena
03-18 Dallas, TX – American Airlines Center
03-19 Houston, TX – Toyota Center
03-21 Tulsa, OK – BOK Center
03-23 St. Paul, MN – Xcel Energy Center
03-24 Lincoln, NE – Pinnacle Arena
03-25 Des Moines, IA – Wells Fargo Arena
03-27 Rosemont, IL – Allstate Arena
03-28 Detroit, MI – Little Caesars Arena
03-29 Toronto, Ontario – Air Canada Centre
03-31 Columbus, OH – Schottenstein Center
04-02 Philadelphia, PA – Wells Fargo Center
04-03 Boston, MA – TD Garden
04-04 Brooklyn, NY – Barclays Center
04-06 Newark, NJ – Prudential Center
04-07 Uncasville, CT – Mohegan Sun Arena
04-08 Washington, D.C. – The Anthem
04-11 Tampa, FL – Amalie Arena
04-12 Miami, FL – American Airlines Arena
04-14 Duluth, GA – Infinite Energy Center
04-15 Nashville, TN – Bridgestone Arena

clipping. to soundtrack Daveed Diggs’ new rapping mayor TV show

“The Mayor” is an upcoming sitcom about a struggling rapper who becomes mayor after trying to promote his new mixtape by entering the race. clipping. rapper and an original Hamilton cast member Daveed Diggs has been signed as its executive producer. It also has been announced that clipping. has recorded all the original music for the show, as Entertainment Weekly reports. “The Mayor” will debut this fall on ABC. Watch the trailer for the show below.

Listen to Stevie Nicks’ new song “Your Hand I Will Never Let It Go”

Stevie Nicks has come out with a new song titled “You’re Hand I Will Never Let It Go” and it will appear in the film The Book of Henry. The song has a new lyric video, which can be watched below. The song was written by Doveman’s Thomas Barlett and Guster’s Ryan Miller. The Book of Henry is an independent drama starring Naomi Watts and Maddie Ziegler and premieres June 16th. The single is the first solo work Nicks has released since her 2014 album 24 Karat Gold: Songs from the Vault.

Neon Indian’s Alan Palomo scores new Sci-Fi film

Alan Palomo, aka Neon Indian, has scored his first film, an upcoming sci-fi movie named Everything Beautiful Is Far Away. It is directed by Pete Ohs, who has also directed videos for Best Coast and Wavves, and stars Julia Garner and Joseph Cross. The film, according to a press release, is about “a trio—a guy, his robot head companion and a determined young woman—who traverse a planet in search of a mythical lake.” Palomo’s score can be heard in a new film teaser; watch it below. Everything Beautiful Is Far Away will premiere at the Los Angeles Film Festival on June 21st.

Washed Out announces new album Mister Mellow

Ernest Greene, or Washed Out has announced a new visual album called Mister Mellow. It is the follow-up to 2013’s Paracosm and it is set to arrive June 30th via Stones Throw. Greene created the project almost entirely alone over two years, with his only collaborator was mix engineer Cole M. G. N. Mister Mellow will include the previously released track “Get Lost.” Below, watch the project’s trailer, which shows shots of pills falling in slow motion and moving psychedelic patterns. Scroll down for the tracklist and find the album art above.

Mister Mellow:

01 Title Card
02 Burn Out Blues
03 Time Off
04 Floating By
05 I’ve Been Daydreaming My Entire Life
06 Hard to Say Goodbye
07 Down and Out
08 Instant Calm
09 Zonked
10 Get Lost
11 Easy Does It
12 Million Miles Away