Archive for 2013

Stream Angel Haze’s Debut Album “Dirty Gold”

It’s been one hell of an end to 2013 for Angel Haze. By boldly airing her dirty laundry on Twitter in the form of a rant against her record label and prematurely leaking her own album... Read more »

13 GIFs That Make Us Glad 2013 is Over

2013 was a great year for music, but a lot of other shit that went down makes us glad the year is over. Kanye West had some great moments in 2013. And then there was that... Read more »

Video: Elliphant – “Where Is My Mama At”

Ellinor Olovsdotter’s Elliphant project is set to embark on a massive European tour this January. Her infusions of dubstep and hip-hop have been compared to M.I.A., but Elliphant’s darker side separates the former model from her... Read more »

Drake – “Trophies”

A couple of days ago, Drake dropped his remix of Soulja Boy’s “We Made It,” and right after that he Tweeted, “Trophies up next.” It’s the triumphant Hit-Boy-produced song that we heard during a Nothing Was... Read more »

Tülpa – “Dazed”

From morning to night, it poured in New York. My rainy days have go to soundtracks (typically, a lot of Burial, Elliott Smith, Jamie Woon, and D’Angelo get played), but the perfect accompaniment to time spent indoors... Read more »

Vök – “Before”

Hilly Dilly put us on to this Icelandic duo’s debut single, which came out in the first half of 2013. The song has some of the dark, reverberating minimalism of The xx, but it’s a little... Read more »

Video: Audio Push ft. Joey Bada$$ – “Tis the Season”

Just two weeks after dropping the video for the title track off their impressive Come As You Are mixtape, California rap duo Audio Push are back again with the visuals for the gritty semi-holiday themed cut... Read more »

Watch Snoop Dogg Fist-Bump John Kerry at the White House

This year, Snoop Dogg’s Reincarnated was nominated for Reggae Album of the Year by the Grammys, and Snoop was invited to the White House for the 36th Annual Kennedy Center Honors. He accepted the offer, and... Read more »

50 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. Since this is... Read more »

M.I.A. is Selling Limited Edition Silk Shirts

Alright, M.I.A. fans and hypebeasts: here’s something that may pique your interest. Last night, the rapper/singer posted photos of limited edition t-shirts via her Instagram account. These shirts are “one off 100% silk woven metallic gold... Read more »

Watch Madlib In His Natural Habitat as He Visits Radio France’s Vast Record Library

When he was in Paris recently, legendary producer Madlib was invited to spend some time digging through Radio France’s vast, vast record collection. Madlib finds all sorts of gems in the library, and speaks about the... Read more »

Timothy Bloom – “Stand in the Way (of My Love)”

Timothy Bloom has written and produced for Ne-Yo, Chris Brown, and Smokey Robinson (and he’s a two-time Grammy winner), and now he’s ready to release the solo work that he’s been perfecting for the past two... Read more »

TNGHT Confirms Hiatus, Shares “Waning Moon” Video

After a series of foreboding messages and ominous images, TNGHT has confirmed fears of a hiatus. The understandable rationale is that both members (Hudson Mohawke and Lunice) have their hands full with blossoming solo careers. Plus... Read more »

Download Mzwètwo’s Mesmerizing “Gallantino” EP

Following a thoroughly impressive debut single, Mzwètwo shares his Gallantino EP. The three-track project contains more of that gorgeous, dark lo-fi music that transcends a whole array of genres, featuring murky, gently percolating production and warm,... Read more »

The Best Songs of 2013

In 2013, a handful of great albums proved that it isn't all about singles. Despite our shrinking attention spans and the world of illegal downloading and free streaming forever changing the way we consume music, there's... Read more »