Pictures From Last Night: No Ceilings 3

Last night, we hit Mercury Lounge in NYC for the third installation of our No Ceilings concert series. It was the first time we had a non-rap lineup, and it turned out to be a beautiful night.... Read more »

Watch Gunplay Catch a Fish and Then Lose it to an Alligator

If you know anything about Pigeons & Planes, you know that we’re a music blog that not-so-secretly wishes we were an animal blog. We’re also big fans of Gunplay, so when the Florida rapper shared this video of... Read more »

Hear Leon Bridges’ New Song “Lisa Sawyer”

If you liked the old school soul sound of Texas singer Leon Bridges on his breakthrough “Coming Home,” then you’ll be happy to hear that he’s not straying too far from the vibe with his latest.... Read more »

Emile Haynie Speaks on Working With Lykke Li, Florence Welch, and Kanye West

For the past year, Emile Haynie has been working on something special. We’ve heard proof of this with songs like “A Kiss Goodbye” and “Falling Apart,” and his full solo album, called We Fall, comes out February... Read more »

Premiere: Marz Leon – “W H I T E L I O N Z”

Los Angeles singer Marz Leon has been on a roll. Ever since “L O N E R” in July of last year, she’s been steady and deliberate, giving us deeper looks into her moody, sultry, electronically charged... Read more »

Just Blaze Shares His Storied “Miracle” Beat: “I’m afraid of struggle raps on it”

Just Blaze shared a triumphant instrumental with a little history on its journey, but struggle rappers: beware. Just Blaze doesn’t want to hear any weak shit on this one, so if you want him to keep... Read more »

Salomon Faye – “Did I Do That”

“Fuck DJs that don’t break dope artists / And fuck these old rappers who co-sign that garbage.” New York rapper Salomon Faye is on some “fuck everything” shit for this one, but this is far from the... Read more »

Video Premiere: Mani Coolin’ ft. Cozz – “Free My Mind”

Last month, we heard Los Angeles rapper Mani Coolin’ link up with Cozz for ‘‘Free My Mind,” and today we’ve got the SEVENEIGHT-directed video starring both rappers, some masks, and simple but effective imagery. The track is... Read more »

Teenage Angst Has Paid Off Well: A Nirvana Covers Album

The other day I was thinking about Kurt Cobain, thinking about this project of Nirvana covers we’re working on, and watching this old interview. It’s one of my favorites. Kurt seems so open, so at peace. I’ve... Read more »

Hear Kevin Abstract Cover Nirvana’s “Something in the Way”

Tomorrow, for Kurt Cobain’s birthday, we’re releasing a project called Teenage Angst Has Paid Off Well. We reached out to a bunch of our favorite artists and asked them to cover a Nirvana song, and this project... Read more »

Watch Kid Cudi’s Appearance on “Comedy Bang! Bang!”

Seeing how artists react to the slightly offbeat humor of Comedy Bang! Bang! is always interesting. We saw Schoolboy Q take his turn on the couch, and this time Scott and Reggie get Kid Cudi as a guest.... Read more »

Watch Charles Hamilton Debut New Single “New York Raining” in Los Angeles Last Night

Yesterday, we got the news that Charles Hamilton has signed a new deal with Republic Records and is planning his comeback. He’s readying a release for later this year, and his single “New York Raining” features... Read more »

Listen to ZelooperZ Cover Nirvana’s “Negative Creep”

While we were planning this Nirvana covers album, we reached out to ZelooperZ to do the cover art since we knew he was a talented visual artist in addition to being a dope rapper. He made the cover... Read more »

Charles Hamilton Signs New Deal With Republic Records

“Charles Hamilton is officially back,” reads a press release that Republic Records sent out today. In the past years, Charles Hamilton has flirted with a comeback, but it’s never felt entirely real. Scattered releases confirmed that he... Read more »

Daily Discovery: Demo Taped

When I asked 17-year-old Atlanta born singer/songwriter/producer Adam Alexander to tell me a little more about himself and the music he makes under the name Demo Taped, one of the first things he mentioned was, "Though... Read more »