Music You Should Know From Poland

If when you think of Polish music, you only think of polka, then you're missing out. There's currently a thriving underground scene including electronic pop, low budget indie rock, and experimental hip-hop. Dive in and get... Read more »

15 Songs That Make You Feel Like Summer Isn’t Over

As summer begins to slip away and the leaves start to fall, many of us head back to school, back to work, and back into the cold. The transition isn't usually a pleasant one, as most... Read more »

Flying Lotus: Life, Death, and The Joy of Creating

Flying Lotus' new album You're Dead! is set to be a turning point for the Los Angeles based producer, rapper, and Brainfeeder founder. His four albums as Flying Lotus have been met with critical acclaim, and... Read more »

15 Free Songs You Should Download Right Now

Every Sunday we collect the best free music we can find and put it all in one place. If you fell behind or just feel like building up your iTunes, we've got you covered. Here are... Read more »

5 On It: Internet Got Me Goin’ Nuts

5 On It is a feature that looks at five of the best under-the-radar rap findings from the past week, highlighting new or recently discovered artists, or interesting obscurities. Meet pizza boy., an emo, lo-fi rapper... Read more »

Jessie Ware – “Kind Of…Sometimes…Maybe”

Song by song, Jessie Ware has been sharing pieces of her upcoming album Tough Love (“Say You Love Me,” “Share it All,” “Tough Love”). Jessie’s debut album Devotion came out in 2012, and since then she’s been staying... Read more »

RL Grime ft. How To Dress Well – “Reminder”

With his new album just around the corner, it was time for producer RL Grime to release a new single. For his latest song, “Reminder,” he recruited How To Dress Well to assist with the vocals.... Read more »

Video: Meg Myers – “Go”

Los Angeles-based singer/songwriter Meg Myers returns today with a brand new set of visuals for “Go,” a standout cut off her Make A Shadow EP. The Robert Hales-directed clip is frenetically paced to match the aggressive... Read more »

Pigeons & Planes Presents: Jungle in Brooklyn

They are great on record and even better live, so we’re happy to present British band Jungle’s show with Beaty Heart at Warsaw in Brooklyn on October 1. The XL Recordings signed band have kept the quality high... Read more »

Daily Discovery: Kacy Hill, a Former Model Who Accidentally Fell in Love With Making Music

Kacy Hill may be new to music, but she's starting with a stunning introduction. Kacy's song "Experience" comes with a video that's as visually appealing as you'd expect from a former model. Artful and clean, it... Read more »

Here’s the First Song to Ever Break 10 Million Spotify Streams in a Week

Although Spotify has been around for a few years now, it is still considered fairly new so records are constantly being achieved and broken soon after. During the week of September 8th to September 14th, Spotify... Read more »

Video: Danny Brown – “Smokin’ & Drinkin’”

As soon as “Smokin’ & Drinkin’” by Danny Brown comes on, your energy level already starts to increase regardless of where you might be at that moment. So it’s no surprise that the video would involve a... Read more »

Watch Hudson Mohawke Smash Boiler Room L.A. With Busta Rhymes, Flying Lotus, and Kabuki-Inspired Dancers

We’ve already seen QT, SOPHIE, and Lunice’s sets from Hudson Mohawke’s Chimes EP celebration party, and now Boiler Room have shared video of the main event. HudMo’s headlining set featured crazy lights, awesome Kabuki-inspired displays choreographed by Kaz Matamura, Busta... Read more »

Waka Flocka Flame is Willing To Pay Someone $50,000 a Year to Roll His Blunts

Celebrities are very busy people and are often in need of a little help to get things done. Seeing a celebrity with a personal assistant is nothing out of the ordinary these days but what some... Read more »

Music You Should Know From Poland

If when you think of Polish music, you only think of polka, then you're missing out. There's currently a thriving underground scene including electronic pop, low budget indie rock, and experimental hip-hop. Dive in and get... Read more »

Killer Mike and El-P Will Re-Record “RTJII” with Cat Sounds If This Kickstarter Reaches Its Goal

The internet really loves cats. Like, really, really fucking loves cats. So, someone has started a Kickstarter project to raise enough money to pay for one of the Run The Jewels II “Bonu$ Package” options offered by Killer Mike and... Read more »

Listen to Big K.R.I.T.’s New Mixtape “See Me On Top Vol. 4″

Today, Big K.R.I.T. whets our appetites by sharing a new mixtape titled See Me On Top Vol. 4. The fourth instalment of his See Me On Top series features the likes of A$AP Ferg, Juicy J,... Read more »

Lorde is More of a Rapper Than Most Rappers

Ed. note: Ro Ransom is a rapper. We’ve posted him here on Pigeons & Planes. When he emailed saying he wrote an article about why Lorde is more of a rapper than most rappers, we had to... Read more »

Watch Childish Gambino Perform “Sober” Live for the First Time

After making an announcement last month that he would be releasing a new mixtape titled STN MTN / KAUAI soon,... Read more »

Frank Ocean Now Shares Management With Deadmau5, Is Working With Hit-Boy and Rodney Jerkins

In June, we reported that Frank Ocean had parted ways with Christian and Kelly Clancy and 4 Strikes, the management agency that had been with him since before Channel Orange and still works with Tyler, Earl and rest of Odd... Read more »