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Plugged: DMZ’s Decade of Dominance

Being an American who follows the machinations of the UK dance music scene can be tough. Most of the time, you're being exposed to sounds that won't find their way into the American market properly for... Read more »

Diamonds Are ‘Forever,’ and So is the Wu-Tang Clan

Sometimes, I wish that the collective Wu-Tang Clan albums would have stopped after their second, 1997's Wu-Tang Forever, released 18 years ago today. Don't get me wrong—most of The W is my jam, but that third... Read more »

Video Premiere: Mic Terror – “Like This”

What's always killed me about Chicago's footwork is how many people would be downright confused about the tempo. Sure, the actual rhythms are pushing the 160BPM realm, but the aesthetic can be so hip-hop. Producers like... Read more »

Plugged: Hudson Mohawke, a History Lesson

When Benji B and Hudson Mohawke spoke about 'Lantern,' HudMo's upcoming sophomore album, one thing stuck out: Benji mentioned that there aren't timestamps on HudMo's music. It's not like you hit play and say "oh, this... Read more »

Hudson Mohawke Previewed His Forthcoming Album ‘Lantern’ For Benji B

With his highly-anticipated sophomore album Lantern set to drop next month on Warp, Hudson Mohawke's in pure promo mode. For some reason, HudMo has a thing for blessing BBC Radio 1's Benji B with exclusives (remember... Read more »

Premiere: Alina Baraz & Galimatias – “Fantasy (Pomo Remix)”

Canada's been killing it. No, we're not talking about Drake... although he's had a solid year, so far. When you look at the electronic music scene in Canada, it's definitely thriving. No, we're not talking about... Read more »

Plugged: Ateph Elidja is the Future

A few months back, we took a look at some of the more captivating albums that'd be dropping this year, one of which was Brodinski's resonant Brava. On it, he furthered his exploration into blending the... Read more »

Daily Discovery: Island

ISLAND, who dropped their magnificent, genre-spanning 'NOKIA' EP via Crazylegs this week, is a great example of what the world should be paying more attention to... as well as what could help shape the future, well... Read more »

Plugged: Everybody Wants to Be a DJ

This weekend, the world of electronic music kicks off festival season with the culmination of the Winter Music Conference Miami Music Week's massive EDM fuckfest, the Ultra Music Festival. It can be a tragic sight, if... Read more »

Teen Metal Act Unlocking the Truth Already Trying to Leave Sony

While major labels aren't all evil, they might not be for everybody. One group that appears to be learning that fact is Unlocking the Truth, the teenage metal band that signed a multi-album deal with Sony... Read more »