Confusion

Watch Runway Richy’s Graphic Video For “Keep Getting It”

Runway Richy’s “Keep Getting It” video starts off with a robbery, and throughout most of the video, it seems like this is all about a young man doing whatever it takes to get money. But there’s a... Read more »

#FREEGRIMES: A Petition to Get Grimes’ Boiler Room Set Online

Before she signed with Roc Nation and started writing songs for Rihanna, Grimes was already making legendary moves. Back in August of 2013, she was invited to DJ a Boiler Room party in Ibiza. But instead of... Read more »

Gucci Mane – “Lil Dudes”

Big Guwop keeps the music flowing from behind bars. Today, the official Gucci Mane Twitter account points us in the direction of “Lil Dudes,” a track produced by Dun Deal and a highlight from the barrage of recently... Read more »

dd elle – “Tell Me”

Ryan Hemsworth has been handpicking and releasing music through his awesome Secret Songs project (more on that here), and he follows up last week’s excellent song with another beauty. This time, he drops a new one from... Read more »

Rome Fortune ft. iLoveMakonnen – “FriendsMaybe”

Atlanta may still be the home to a lot of straightforward trap, but the place is getting downright weird, and in the best way possible. Here’s the latest from two of our favorite left-field ATL newcomers.... Read more »

Premiere: Stream the Debut Album From Los Angeles Indie Pop Band Sir Sly

Sir Sly is a Los Angeles indie pop trio (lead singer Landon Jacobs, drummer Hayden Coplen, and keyboardist Jason Suwito), but those labels (“indie pop” and “trio”) don’t tell you much about their sound. First of... Read more »

Watch Charli XCX Cover Sam Smith’s “Stay With Me”

Sam Smith’s “Stay With Me” has already become omnipresent, and now the covers are coming in, making the song even more impossible to escape. Last week we saw FKA twigs take the song into more experimental... Read more »

iLoveMakonnen – “Piano Class”

For a lot of new artists, the best way to gain momentum is by carefully calculating each move. For others, it’s quite the opposite. We’ve seen Young Thug’s rise come with a barrage of new music... Read more »

Gene Simmons: “Rock did not die of old age. It was murdered.”

In an interview for Esquire, Gene Simmons spoke to his son about file-sharing, the state of the music industry, and the reason we don’t see iconic rock stars anymore. Read an excerpt below, and see the whole... Read more »

The Derevolutions – “When The Radio’s Gone”

Boston-based The Derevolutions are quietly earning a reputation as one of the most consistently awesome indie acts making music right now. Through an energetic blend of sample-based productions, timeless melodies, and playful vocals, they’ve created a truly distinct sound that doesn’t... Read more »

Premiere: DELS – “Fall Apart”

Sometimes the worlds of UK hip-hop and US hip-hop live separately, but DELS is setting himself up to be an artist you need to know, no matter what side of the ocean you live on. He... Read more »

Listen to the Ryan Hemsworth-Approved “Wishes”

Ryan Hemsworth is a saint. Back in May, he shared a mission on Facebook: i’m going to start doing this thing soon. i’ll be hosting two new tracks a month from soundcloud. they will all be... Read more »

Drake, Jeezy, and Papoose Star in “The Rap Pack”

Before we get any further, I guess I owe you some kind of explanation. Last week, John emailed me this file. All it said in the email was, “yah this prolly cant be used for anything... Read more »

Announcing No Ceilings, a Monthly NYC Show Featuring Our Favorite New Artists

Since its birth, Pigeons & Planes has lived solely on the internet. Aside from a few stickers, t-shirts, and one awesome SXSW show, we haven’t operated much IRL. We’re looking to change that. Starting this month,... Read more »

Theophilus London ft. Jesse Boykins III – “Tribe” (Prod. Brodinski)

The always eclectic Theophilus London is back with a new single, and he’s got some friends with him. For the lively, genre-bending “Tribe,” Theophilus links up with Jesse Boykins III on vocal assistance and Brodinski on production. The... Read more »