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Stream Brandon Flowers The Desired Effect

Killers frontman Brandon Flowers has been wowing us with every pre-release single from his sophomore solo album, The Desired Effect. “Can’t Deny My Love,” “Still Want You,” “Lonely Town,” “I Can Change” — all of them suggested that this Ariel Rechtshaid-produced affair would be way more compelling than that last Killers record. And indeed it […]

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The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

This was a fucking fucked up week. I got more joy, and solace, from the videos of one nameless genius doing Michael Jackson dance moves through the streets of Baltimore, my embattled hometown, than I did out of any music video. And while it doesn’t have a damn thing to do with music, as of […]

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Brandon Flowers – “I Can Change”

When the Killers frontman Brandon Flowers and the great producer Ariel Rechtshaid get together, they make some truly impressive big-budget ’80s-style pop music. Flowers’ new solo album The Desired Effect is out soon, and all the songs we’ve heard — “Can’t Deny My Love,” “Still Want You,” “Lonely Town” — have been winners. Add to […]

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Brandon Flowers – “Lonely Town” Video

Brandon Flowers has been on a roll with tracks and videos for his upcoming solo album The Desired Effect. First, there was the Evan Rachel Wood-starring Puritanical fever dream for lead single “Can’t Deny My Love,” followed by a black-and-white dance-off for “Still Want You.” And for the album’s third single, “Lonely Town,” he mines […]