Katie Kelly

NYC-based writer for Pigeons & Planes. Big fan of music, even bigger fan of Coolio's hair.

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Drake Responds to “Draking,” The Act of Placing Drake Stickers on Wheelchair Signs

In addition to all the Instagram caption-ready lyrics, Drake has gifted us one of the most iconic TV characters of all time with his portrayal of Wheelchair Jimmy on Degrassi. If you’re having troubles picturing him in character, one... Read more »

Ab-Soul – “W.W.S.D.”

Ab-Soul’s latest album is titled These Days…, and for his new song, Soul keeps that idea going by rapping over Jackson Browne’s classic of the same name. “W.W.S.D.,” which stands for What Would Soul Do, is... Read more »

Video: JJ – “Dynasti”

Swedish duo JJ have put out some of the more cinematic and highly stylized videos we’ve seen recently for songs off their newest album, V, and their latest is no exception. “Dynasti” is set in an... Read more »

The Week on Twitter With Grimes, Charli XCX, and A$AP Ferg

This week on Twitter: – Grimes makes an important discovery – Charli XCX is feeling down – A$AP Ferg talks his new album Here is the week on Twitter. And a GIF of a wombat who’s... Read more »

Lauryn Hill’s Concert in London Made Her a Trending Topic on Twitter (For All The Wrong Reasons)

Lauryn Hill is currently in London for five performances, her first in the UK after nearly a half decade. Last night was the start of the series at London’s O2 Academy Brixton, and unfortunately it wasn’t... Read more »

Listen to 2 Chainz’s “Dresser (Lil Boy)” Featuring Young Thug

Remember when you first realized that pizza was better with hot sauce? Or when adding Sriracha to essentially anything, made it that much more delicious? Sometimes putting two things you love together can yield a product... Read more »

Yung Lean ft. Travi$ Scott – “Ghosttown”

Yung Lean and Travi$ Scott have both had a pretty big 2014 so far, so a collaboration between the two only seemed inevitable. Today we get that collaboration in the form of “Ghosttown,” a track that... Read more »

Prince – “FUNKNROLL”

Late last month, Prince announced that he was planning on releasing two new albums on September 30. So far we’ve already heard “U Know” and “Clouds,” and today, we get yet another taste of what to... Read more »

Slow Skies – “Bodies”

We got our first taste of Slow Skies‘ upcoming EP Keepsake earlier this month when they released “Ice Field,” and today we get another new one from the forthcoming release. “Bodies” possesses that same delicate beauty... Read more »

Made In Heights – “Ghosts”

Press releases are boring. Usually they’re full of information that’s meant to get you interested in whatever they’re promoting but there are so many superfluous details that by the end, it’s difficult to even remember what... Read more »

The Week on Twitter With BANKS, Kid Cudi, and Chance The Rapper

This week on Twitter: – BANKS celebrates her debut album in a special way – Kid Cudi sends his fans some love – Chance The Rapper reveals he’s been doing stand-up, and he’s pretty good at... Read more »

Video: Sway Clarke II – “Secret Garden”

In my sophomore year of college, I used to have an 8:30am class on Friday mornings. It was my fault, I overslept when it came time to register, so I was stuck with it. And every... Read more »

The Week on Twitter With Lil Wayne, Childish Gambino, and Lorde

This week on Twitter: – Lil Wayne boasts about some fans in Florida – Childish Gambino teases an upcoming collaboration with Erykah Badu – Lorde hints at new material Here is the week on Twitter. And... Read more »

Watch FKA Twigs Cover Sam Smith’s “Stay With Me”

Sam Smith isn’t a stranger to putting his own spin on other artists’ songs (like his recent fantastic rendition of Tracy Chapman’s “Fast Car”) but now it’s his song that gets the cover treatment and by... Read more »

Premiere: Meg Mac – “Grandma’s Hands”

The soul-pop genre isn’t void of talented female singers. In fact, it’s pretty much the opposite. Thanks to artists like Adele and Jessie Ware the genre is more relevant and re-energized than ever. Melbourne songstress Meg... Read more »