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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 »

5 On It: Respect the Unexpected

5 On It is a feature that looks at five of the best under-the-radar rap findings from the past week, highlighting new or recently discovered artists, or interesting obscurities. Meet Atlanta’s COMMAND and get lost in... Read more »

20 Times Lil B Emojis Saved the Day

As you should know by now, Lil B dropped a line of custom based emojis. The app is appropriately called Basedmoji. At first, it seems like a silly idea, but it's only been a few days... 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 »

Music Recommendations Based on the Artists You Already Like (September 2014)

It's 2014, and human beings are still trying to figure out how to automate music discovery. Trends come and go, new services pop up and disappear, and a music discovery app is created, marketed, and killed... Read more »

Music You Should Know From Poland

If when you think of Polish music, you only think of polka, then you're missing out. There's currently a thriving underground scene including electronic pop, low budget indie rock, and experimental hip-hop. Dive in and get... Read more »

15 Songs That Make You Feel Like Summer Isn’t Over

As summer begins to slip away and the leaves start to fall, many of us head back to school, back to work, and back into the cold. The transition isn't usually a pleasant one, as most... Read more »

Flying Lotus: Life, Death, and The Joy of Creating

Flying Lotus' new album You're Dead! is set to be a turning point for the Los Angeles based producer, rapper, and Brainfeeder founder. His four albums as Flying Lotus have been met with critical acclaim, and... 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 »

5 On It: Internet Got Me Goin’ Nuts

5 On It is a feature that looks at five of the best under-the-radar rap findings from the past week, highlighting new or recently discovered artists, or interesting obscurities. Meet pizza boy., an emo, lo-fi rapper... 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 »

10 Collaborations That Would Make Sense (and Also Blow Our Minds)

Do you remember the first time you realized that you could put hot sauce on pizza? Like, of course you can put hot sauce on pizza, but when it actually happened for the first time, it... Read more »

We Ranked Every Band We Could Find With “Pigeon” in Their Name

Here at Pigeons & Planes we have some good ideas, but we have mostly bad ideas. One thing that has always set us apart from all these other "journalists" and "critics" is that we refuse to... Read more »

15 Ways Kanye West Changed the Game

Kanye West wants to save the world. At the 2014 Wireless Festival he articulated this point in the only way Kanye can, “I just wanna make something awesome. I just wanna be awesome. And I wanna... Read more »

Fighting For The Right To Stream: Independent Labels vs. YouTube

In the past few years, the internet has become the place where independent artists have the space to thrive. Though the music industry has historically been dominated by major labels, the internet provided a slight respite... Read more »