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How to Get Your Dad to Listen to Hip-Hop

I’ve always viewed road trips as challenges. The challenge: to make the other members of the vehicle like the same music as me. My car, and therefore my radio, becomes a weapon in the ongoing mission... Read more »

12 Musicians With Disorders and Disabilities

Amazing people lead amazing lives, which is certainly apparent in the careers of these musicians that have battled disorders and disabilities and still managed to become some of the most successful artists in the world. From... Read more »

10 Living Music Legends You Should Know

In a musical world full of stars and up-and-comers, when all it takes is a viral video to rocket you from bedroom wanna-be to stadium demigod, it’s easy to forget about the people who made it... Read more »

Make Your Own Danny Brown Pumpkin

It’s Halloween, but you already knew that. If you’re of the pumpkin carving persuasion, but you’re tired of the old toothless grin carving cliché check out this video from Fool’s Gold and see how to carve... Read more »

The 25 Best Songs Under 2 Minutes

In all forms of art and expression, sometimes less is more. There’s an art to getting right to the point, chopping off all the extra and presenting an idea as succinctly as possible. In music, this... Read more »

20 Tracks That Need To Be Remixed

The art of the remix is by no means a new one. Remixing has been around for longer than you probably realize. There’s record of remixing as far back as the 10th century, when priests composing... Read more »

6 Artists To Check Out If You Like Girls (The Band)

When Christopher Owens tweeted that fatal message announcing the end of Girls (the band—not the show, or gender) in early July, he broke a lot of hearts. Owens and his partner in crime, JR White, won... Read more »

The 10 Best Star Slinger Remixes

Sometimes the Internet gives us gifts. At least that’s what it feels like every time I turn on my computer and see that another lucky track has been remixed, refixed, or otherwise transmogrified by the one... Read more »

The 10 Best Indie Covers of Kanye West Songs

Kanye West‘s music has more depth than your typical hip-hop artist. His productions are like compositions, and he’s one of the few hip-hop acts that gets covered by indie artists and actually taken seriously. Sure, we’ve seen... Read more »

Childish Gambino Calls Danny Brown The Best MC In The Game

I guess touring with/being around/Coachella-ing with Danny Brown has an effect on a person. Childish Gambino seems to have developed a little man crush on hip-hop’s newest crazy uncle. But really who hasn’t? I respect anyone... Read more »