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Plugged: SoundCloud Rules Everything Around Me

I'm not sure if you're aware, but the future of music lives on SoundCloud. It might sound silly, but it makes sense; the music sharing program has so many social aspects built-in, and whether you like... Read more »

Why the Timing is Right For a Charles Hamilton Comeback

It almost never pays to be first. Anyone who’s been a true pioneer or innovator usually gets their respect—sometimes years after making their mark—but it's almost always those who follow in their footsteps that truly reaps... Read more »

Download Hudson Mohawke’s Eighth “Slow Jams” Mixtape

It’s Valentine’s Day, and you’re either a) trying to figure out what last-minute gifts/activities you can sort out for bae or b) wallowing in your own drunken depression because the world is celebrating love because Hallmark... Read more »

Listen to S-Type’s Blend of “Casper” and Baauer’s “One Touch”

With his new EP, SV8, set to drop tomorrow, S-Type spent last week letting us experience two-thirds of the release, "Casper" (featuring Lunice) and the Yung Gud-featured "Fire." What better way to heads hype for this... Read more »

Download Hucci’s 22-Track EP, “404”

For almost three years, many lovers of the trap scene have been wondering when Hucci would have his true breakout moment. He kicked in the door early with his Novocane EP, which dropped in the tail-end... Read more »

S-Type Preps His New EP “SV8″ With a Bangin’ Lunice Collaboration, “Casper”

After a 2014 that featured a mesmerizing EP (Rosario), reportedly putting in studio time with Baauer, and helping Hudson Mohawke build a "Rap Monument," LuckyMe has announced that S-Type has a new three-track EP on the... Read more »

Plugged: The Album Isn’t Dead

We don't cover dance and electronic music all the time on Pigeons & Planes, but when we do, we bring you the best of the best. This week, Plugged looks at four albums that are scheduled... Read more »

Take a Walk on West London’s Wild Side Via the Video For Daytrip and Vybz Kartel’s “Up To The Crime”

It's been a minute since Daytrip blew our minds, and it's interesting to see that business has picked up for this duo. A trip to Jamaica netted them an unreleased Vybz Kartel track, "Up To The... Read more »

Rihanna, Kanye West and Paul McCartney – “FourFiveSeconds”

And just like that, the Kanye West x Rihanna x Paul McCartney collaboration that Ty Dolla $ign spoke on is here. Similar to the unexpected New Years Eve drop of Kanye and Paul McCartney's "Only... Read more »

Björk’s New Album “Vulnicura” Is Out Now

We're four years removed from Biophilia, the eighth studio album from Icelandic experimental pop queen Björk. Over the second half of 2014, there were whisperings of her next album, Vulnicura, which was rumored to be dropping... Read more »

A$AP Yams Has Passed Away

In sad news, we're receiving word that A$AP Yams, one of the founders of the A$AP Mob and—as the New York Times put it—"the spirit guide of hip-hop," has passed away. At the time of this... Read more »

Lido Gave Away All of His 2014 Remixes, But You’ll Have to Play For Them

Truth be told, 2014 would not have been the same if it wasn't for Lido. He emerged as one of the most consistent—and promising—producers in 2014, whether it was producing his well-received debut EP I Love... Read more »

Flying Lotus Has Released the Video for “Coronus, The Terminator”

As promised, Flying Lotus released a new video from his 2014 LP You're Dead! today, and the clip for "Coronus, the Terminator" is one you should keep your eyes on. FlyLo says that "Coronus" is "one... Read more »

Lauryn Hill Announces an Acoustic Tour, But Will a Ticket Be Worth the Money?

This week has been thick with news of future shows, including lineup announcements for both Coachella and Governors Ball (and the Ultra Music Festival, if you swing that way). Word also broke that in February Lauryn... Read more »

Childish Gambino Releases New Video for “Sober”

Earlier this week, Childish Gambino tweeted out this link, which was an all-black website with a clock running down in the right-hand corner. Soon after tweeting it out (and causing a clamor on the Internets), Gambino... Read more »