Sound City: Real to Reel

Dave Grohl's new project, Miriam Makeba remembered, Beach House's "Wishes" and more in our weekly music recap

On the heels of her recently-released album Sing to the Moon, British songstress Laura Mvula gives Rankin’s Hunger TV an exclusive look at her emotional ballad “Diamonds.” With nothing more than a microphone, keyboards and a violet-hued filter casting light over the award-winning newcomer, Mvula keeps it simple but with striking effect.

Laura Mvula: Diamonds

Dave Grohl's new project, Miriam Makeba remembered, Beach House's "Wishes" and more in our weekly music recap

Eric Wareheim—one half of the hilarious sketch comedy duo Tim and Eric—takes Beach House’s perfectly sedated “Wishes,” off their 2012 album Bloom and turns it into a psychedelic anthem about high school dreams, in a video that feels like Friday Night Lights meets the circus. Just when we thought that song couldn’t get any better, Wareheim gives us even more reason to keep it on …

Beach House: Wishes

Dave Grohl's new project, Miriam Makeba remembered, Beach House's "Wishes" and more in our weekly music recap