Features

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 »

The Best Songs of 2014

These days, we keep getting more and more ways to define what's hot. Terrestrial radio and the big charts still exist, but now we've got digital radio, Hype Machine, blogs, social media information, streaming services, apps,... Read more »

A Year’s Worth of Music Recommendations Based on the Artists You Already Like (2014)

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 Best New Artists of 2014

What the past year lacked in big name releases by the stars, it made up for with a hugely varied crop of talented new artists, crossing genre boundaries and confounding expectations at every turn. As listeners... Read more »

The Best Music Videos of 2014

Music videos are an increasingly important component of an artist's career, especially new artists introducing themselves via social media and blogs. Whether showing a twerking pop star or a stand-in actor for an anonymous artist, videos... 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: The Cool and The Killers

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. Caleb Brown – “BatonStan” When words like,... 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 »

The Pigeons & Planes Holiday Gift Guide

The holidays are fast approaching and you don't want to get another pair of plain white sports socks for Christmas, do you? Whether you're trying to find a gift for that music lover and P&P reader in... Read more »

Awesome Concerts You Can Watch on YouTube Right Now

YouTube is a valuable resource that has a video for almost anything. There's clips on YouTube that can teach you how to cook, sew, dance, play guitar or dougie.... Read more »

Christmas Cards by Plies

The holidays are here and ’tis the season to give thanks for your blessings and spread joy to your loved ones. Finding the right gifts for friends and family can get frustrating, so we’re very lucky... Read more »

10 Apps Every Music Lover Should Download Right Now

Not too long ago, we were thinking about the 10 awesome apps that we wished existed, and hoping that some aspiring developers would get to work. Luckily, there are already lots of amazing music-related apps available,... Read more »

Tunji Ige: How The Youth Moves

I met Tunji Ige by chance on a beautiful Saturday in early May. There were maybe ten of us running around Brooklyn from sunrise to sunset that day working on Michael Christmas’s “Y’all Trippin” video including... 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: In The Rough

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. WebsterX – “Doomsday” We’re all doomed, we’re... Read more »