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What I’ve Learned From Three Years of Part-Time Music Blogging

Yesterday was my three-year anniversary at Pigeons & Planes. Three years ago yesterday, Confusion sent an email to the rest of the team to introduce me. My first post was about R.E.M.’s last song. Since then,... Read more »

15 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. Here are... Read more »

Sam Smith Announces 2015 Tour

Not even a month ago, Sam Smith tweeted an apology to Toronto for having to cancel his show at Kool Haus due to tonsillitis, promising to make it up to his Canadian fans. Staying true to... Read more »

A$AP Ferg and YG Announce Joint Tour

Beginning next month, A$AP Ferg and YG will be embarking on an eight-city tour dubbed as the BestCoast Connection Tour. The two will kick things off on November 13 in Philadelphia and make their way up... Read more »

Video: El-P and Killer Mike Record Run The Jewels 2 in the Middle of Nowhere

Earlier in the year, Fader joined El-P and Killer Mike for a recording session in Garrison, New York, where the two were holed up working on Run The Jewels 2. The copious amounts of weed, the... Read more »

15 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. Here are... Read more »

Video: Childish Gambino – “Telegraph Ave.”

After promising on Twitter last night that he’d have a surprise for his fans today, Childish Gambino delivered, sharing a cool set of visuals for “Telegraph Ave.” Jhené Aiko plays Gambino’s love interest as the two... Read more »

Tei Shi – “Bassically”

Along with the announcement that she’s signed with Mom + Pop imprint Mermaid Avenue, Tei Shi (Valerie Teicher) has shared a new song that takes a sidestep from the effortless sound we’ve associated her with. Unlike... Read more »

T.I. ft. Pharrell – “Paperwork”

The release of T.I.’s forthcoming album Paperwork is just around the corner, so as a precursor of what’s to come, he’s shared the Pharrell-featuring title track. “Paperwork” has Pharrell taking care of the hook as T.I.... Read more »

Premiere: James Bay – “Hold Back the River”

British singer/songwriter James Bay has been receiving a lot of attention since the recent release of his sophomore EP, Let It Go. He’s now on the road as a part of Hozier’s sold out tour, and he’s... Read more »

15 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. Here are... Read more »

Watch the Video for A$AP Rocky’s New Song “Multiply”

A$AP Rocky season is here. After keeping quiet for a minute, the A$AP Mob leader is back with his new single “Multiply.” Juicy J kicks things off and the rest of the A$AP Mob make cameos... Read more »

Rhodes – “What If Love (Live Demo)”

Ready to get had-too-many-glasses-of-wine emotional? UK’s Rhodes writes gorgeously moving music, and with his new song, a live demo of “What If Love,” it almost sounds as if he’s giving a little piece of his soul.... Read more »

Låpsley – “Falling Short”

Låpsley left a really strong impression thanks to her exceptional production skills and smooth, molasses-like vocals on “Station” and “Painter (Valentine).” Today, the artist shares the first single from her forthcoming EP, which will also appear... Read more »

How to Make Börek, with Action Bronson and His Aunt

Börek (or “byrek”) is an Albanian dish made of flaky dough (like phyllo) and filled with meat and/or cheese. It’s like a filled pita or empanada, but, you know, Albanian. In a new video, Action Bronson... Read more »