Tidal Raises Monthly Fees on Mobile App, Offers Free Jay Z Concert For Users

The launch of Jay Z’s Tidal continues to make headlines. The streaming service has positioned itself as artist-owned and artist-friendly, but wariness is abundant. Jay Z took to Twitter to defend the service, as did Grimes, but it seems... Read more »

Tyler, The Creator Announces World Tour

Get ready. Tyler’s coming. Fresh off the release of Cherry Bomb, Tyler, The Creator announces a world tour that starts in South Carolina and ends in Spain. He’s got a packed May schedule, and more tour dates... Read more »

Oh, The Guilt: The Kurt Cobain Documentary ‘Montage of Heck’ Is as Troubling as it is Entertaining

There’s this interview with Kurt Cobain—it took place in Toronto in 1993 and aired on a Canadian TV station called Much—that shows a side of Kurt that I’ve never seen anywhere else. He’s so lucid, present,... Read more »

This #TidalFacts Parody Twitter Account is Hilarious

Look, this Tidal business is no joke. Music streaming—and the entire music industry, really—is in a weird place, and starting a new business based around a streaming model has proven extremely complicated, even for the most... Read more »

Premiere: Stream Blueprint’s New Album, ‘King No Crown’

In hip-hop, sometimes there’s the feeling that it’s not what you say, but how you say it. This has never been the case with Blueprint. With him, it feels like each word holds weight—like each line... Read more »

Grimes Defends Tidal

After a star-studded introduction, some internal turmoil, and a few big exclusives, Jay Z’s Tidal has remained something of a mystery. Without too many specifics available, this new streaming service has been met with suspicion, but today... Read more »

Leisure – “Got It Bad”

New Zealand has been producing so much great music lately, but this time it’s something a little different. We’ve been hearing a lot of post-Lorde pop coming from the island country—plenty of cleanly produced, modern pop... Read more »

Young Thug Heckled During Show in Louisiana

Last night was full of tension. Lil Wayne was in Atlanta, where his tour bus was shot at, and Young Thug was in Lil Wayne’s home state of Louisiana. He was performing at Southern University in... Read more »

Lil Wayne’s Tour Bus Shot Up After Concert in Atlanta

After a show at the Compound in Atlanta last night, Lil Wayne’s tour bus was shot at, TMZ reports. According to the report, the shooting went down around 3:30 a.m. as Wayne’s buses pulled away from the... Read more »

The Derevolutions – “Another Day in Paradise” (Phil Collins Cover)

Stylistically, the music of Phil Collins can sound a little dated, but the man wrote some incredible songs. “Another Day in Paradise” was the first single from Collins’ 1989 album …But Seriously, and it very much sounds... Read more »