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The Best Music Videos of the Month (March 2015)

The best videos from the past month thrive at extremes. They range from high-energy dance parties (D.R.A.M.'s "Cha Cha" or FKA twigs' "Glass & Patron") to the profound loneliness of Holly Herndon's "Interference" or Earl Sweatshirt's... Read more »

10 Other Artists With Rihanna Eyebrows

Rihanna appears to be ready to share¬†a new song. She tweeted this:   And¬†Instagrammed this: So it looks like some new Rihanna will grace the internet soon. The image has the familiar braille text from the... Read more »

Please Stop Calling Me a “Rap Writer”

I was in sixth grade the first time someone attempted to put me in a box, musically. We had a substitute teacher that day, and during a recreational period, a friend and I told the sub we... 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 »

15 UK Producers to Look Out for in 2015

If you're looking for the most exciting producers across all the spectrums of electronic music and beat-making, the UK is a good place to start. These producers are all set up to have a big 2015,... Read more »

Why SXSW Still Matters

The week before SXSW, I was at a dinner with a co-worker and a few people who worked at a record label. When we started talking about SXSW, it was mostly negative. We talked about how... 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. Here are 15 free songs for you to download. Enjoy.... Read more »

5 On It: Ouroboros

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. Since joining the Pigeons & Planes staff,... 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 Artists You Already Like

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 »