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The Lumineers: The Billboard Cover Story

How an alt-folk trio on a small Nashville indie label sold half a million albums, scored two Grammy nods and became the breakout act of 2012.

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Beach House’s fourth album, Bloom, is unquestionably a Beach House record, and one that on the surface feels more like a continuation than the product of evolution. That is, until you go back and hear how far this band has truly come.

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Beach House was also featured in Billboard Magazine last month. As you listen to their new album, check out the article — Beach House: The Story Behind ‘Bloom’ and Indie’s Most Reliable Duo

The overarching theme of Coachella on Saturday was the current state of indie rock, with fresh faces and much-ballyhooed veterans taking flight in Indio, Calif. Still, it wasn’t all quiet melodies and subtle guitar riffs at Coachella on Saturday. Sebastian Ingrosso set the Sahara tent ablaze with pulsating rave fare. And Azealia Banks proved why she is already a voice to listen to in hip-hop. Check out our recap of all the action, complete with videos and a photo gallery.