1. M83 Reveals Release Date of New Album 'Junk'

    March 01, 2016 3:43 PM EST Back in December, we learned that M83 ’s long-awaited follow-up to the 2011 tour de force Hurry Up, We’re Dreaming had been completed . On Tuesday (March 1), we got some concrete details about  what’s primed to be one of the alternative world’s most anticipated albums of 2016. The new M83…

  2. M83 Delves Into Diaries For Double Album 'Hurry Up, We're Dreaming'

    October 14, 2011 3:25 PM EDT If popular opinion deems the album dead-a victim of the low-commitment, easy-selling single -- then what of the double album? A favorite format of titans like the Beatles , Led Zeppelin and Pink Floyd , the double album is a declaration of artistic conviction, of creative bounty -- and of…

  3. Exclusive Album Debut: Clipse

    December 07, 2009 3:05 PM EST The Clipse third album, "Til the Casket Drops" (Re-Up/Columbia; Dec. 8), revisits the drug and crime themes the Virginia Beach, Va., raised brothers lyrically addressed to critical acclaim on its first two albums. But whereas 2002's "Lord Willin' " was more…

  4. Clipse Eyes Fresh Start With New Label

    November 30, 2009 12:02 PM EST Between label setbacks and its ex-manager's legal case, rap duo the Clipse has weathered its share of drama. Instead of wallowing in self-pity or anger, however, the brothers (Gene "Malice" and Terrence "Pusha T" Thornton) are reveling in the fresh start afforded by…

  5. Before the Dawn Heals Us

    January 22, 2005 12:00 AM EST Under the guise of M83, the French duo of Nicolas Fromageau and Anthony Gonzalez compose music for an otherworldly orchestra. Under the guise of M83, the French duo of Nicolas Fromageau and Anthony Gonzalez compose music for an otherworldly orchestra. "Before the Dawn Heals Us" is a…