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Universal Will Sell Ads in Music Videos After They’ve Been Filmed

Universal Music Group is bringing product placement to its past, present, and future. Music videos that have foolishly left a wall or surface bare can now be fixed, thanks to a new deal that allows companies... Read more »

Listen to Flying Lotus’ Soundtrack for a Short Film Starring Noomi Rapace

With his You’re Dead! album right around the corner, Flying Lotus has popped up with even more new material unrelated to the album. The short film below is soundtracked by FlyLo—it’s a portrait series of actress... Read more »

Lorde – “Yellow Flicker Beat”

Lorde’s work for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 hit the internet this morning in the form of “Yellow Flicker Beat.” Lorde is the “curator” for the Hunger Games soundtrack, which means every track in... Read more »

Aretha Franklin – “Rolling in the Deep” (Adele Cover)

It feels redundant to even get into Aretha Franklin’s legacy as a soul singer. She is a force of nature, and has been ever since she visited Muscle Shoals, Alabama to lay down “I Never Loved... Read more »

This is What a Disco Remix of Drake’s “Worst Behavior” Sounds Like

Have you ever imagined what would happen if Drake starred in a Saturday Night Fever remake? Me neither. But apparently Saint Pepsi did, and that fever dream comes to life in his crazy disco remix of... Read more »

Urban Outfitters is Selling More Vinyl Than Any Other Retailer

 UPDATE: Turns out Urban Outfitters is not selling more vinyl than any other retailer after all. From Billboard: Amazon is the largest seller of vinyl in the U.S., with about 12.3% market share, followed by Urban Outfitters... Read more »

Pornhub is Starting a Record Label

Pornhub is getting into the music business. Details surrounding the freshly-founded Pornhub Records are scant, and their website leaves plenty to the imagination, but it’s happening. Also Coolio is involved (though he’s not with the label).... Read more »

Spotify Songs You Hate Can Now Be Denied Automatically

At long last, there is a way to block Nickelback on Spotify. That’s how the homepage for Denied greets visitors, but the app is fully capable of blocking other bands or songs as well. The function is... Read more »

Download “Free At Last,” Childish Gambino’s Collaboration With U.K. Producer S-X

UK producer S-X had had enough. It had been a full year since his debut single featuring Childish Gambino was ready to go, and “things had stalled.” So: The song is “Free At Last,” and it... Read more »

What Are Thom Yorke and Radiohead Teasing?

We learned this summer that Radiohead would be regrouping in September to “rehearse and record,” according to guitarist Johnny Greenwood. Well, it’s September. And true to their word, Radiohead is doing…something. Greenwood and frontman Thom Yorke... Read more »

ZHU – “Gun” (CHVRCHES Cover)

ZHU kept us on tenterhooks when he first started releasing deep dance gems like “Faded” and “Superfriends.” Back then, the producer was known only as “user601586061,” but thanks to some real-live journalism we’ve learned a bit... Read more »

Premiere: Jeremih feat. YG – “Don’t Tell ‘Em (Madeaux Flip)”

When Madeaux gets his hands around something he can remix, good things happen. This time around, Jeremih’s “Don’t Tell ‘Em” gets blessed with the treatment. And as an added bonus, Madeaux gets epiphanies: Here is that... Read more »

Flying Lotus – “Coronus, The Terminator”

Flying Lotus has released the next cut off his upcoming You’re Dead! album. “Coronus, The Terminator” is a confident, smooth creation that draws from J Dilla, The Roots, and Erykah Badu to create an atmosphere all... Read more »

U2 and Apple Are Making a New Format for Digital Music

A week ago, U2′s entire album appeared uninvited in Apple devices worldwide. Many customers (especially Tyler, the Creator) did not enjoy the experience, and Apple decided to create a site to help remove the offending entities.... Read more »

Stream Nick Hakim’s “Where Will We Go Pt. 2″ EP

Brooklyn’s Nick Hakim has made his Where Will We Go Pt. 2 EP available to stream on Soundcloud. Out today on Hakim’s own Earseed Records, Pt. 2 follows the similarly dreamy and delicious Pt. 1, released... Read more »