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Best Songs of the Week

With so much good music steadily coming through, it's easy to miss out on some of the best. To help prevent this, we've picked some of our favorite tracks from the week. Here are the songs... Read more »

Music Recommendations Based on the Artists You Already Like (February 2015)

We got tired of getting music recommendations from computers. Maybe one day, computers will be able to understand music and automate music discovery better than human beings. But so far, there hasn't been a music discovery... Read more »

The 20 Best New Albums Streaming on Spotify Right Now

20 years ago, a music junkie couldn't even comprehend what Spotify offers. We complain about the modern day struggles that come with streaming services and unlimited access to music, but at the end of the day,... Read more »

14 Rising Bay Area Artists You Should Know

The San Francisco Bay Area has produced everything from the Hieroglyphics crew and E-40 in hip-hop, to bands like Primus, The Dodos and The Grateful Dead, to recent big-name electronic acts like Tycho and Bassnectar. But... Read more »

If You Want to Respect Artistry, Do Not Give One Half of One F**k About Who Actually Wins the Grammys

I predicted that Beck would win the Grammy for Album of the Year. This happened in a meeting last week when I first learned the nominees for the award. That I did this without having heard... Read more »

S-Type’s 10 Favorite New Rappers

Scottish producer S-Type's sound has always gone hand in hand with hip-hop. Mixing a UK ear for dance music with a love and deep appreciation of rap, his hard-hitting, bombastic beats fit perfectly into LuckyMe's canon... 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 »

The Awards that The Grammys Should Have

Don’t you love watching the Grammy Awards? Which is to say, don’t you love a Sunday evening spent cursing out your television screen, like, “How the fuck could you do this?” and “Oh, god, why is... Read more »

Best Songs of the Week

With so much good music steadily coming through, it's easy to miss out on some of the best. To help prevent this, we've picked some of our favorite tracks from the week. Here are the songs... Read more »

Daily Discovery: Frank Leone

After a year of often-snarled, sometimes-sung raps, Frank Leone has yet to pay any beat a visit without locked-and-loaded artillery or angelic grace. The road ahead, lengthy and littered with obstacles, doesn’t scare the Illinois artist.... Read more »

The Best New Mixes Streaming Right Now

When working on an original composition, it's paramount for a musician to fluently convey their own personal interpretation of sound, (hopefully) resulting in a fully formed piece that captures whatever ideas and moods they want. However,... 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 »

What It’s Like Being a Hip-Hop Fan Growing Up in the Irish Countryside

It’s a Saturday night. I’m sixteen years old but I look fourteen, so I have long since accepted that my weekends will consist of listening to my friends talk about football and shitty cars. This weekend... Read more »

Best Songs of the Month

With so much good music steadily coming through, it's easy to miss out on some of the best. To help prevent this, we've rounded up the best songs from the past month. Here are the songs... Read more »

The Best New Artists (January 2015)

Finding new artists is easier than ever, but this creates a problem: it's harder than ever to filter through it all and keep tabs on what's really good. With so many artists popping up every day,... Read more »