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 »

Drafted Tweets From Jaden Smith, Grimes, and Kanye West

We’ve all been there. Sometimes a thought hits you and before you have a minute to think it over, you’re running to your phone or computer anxious to share your genius idea with all of your... Read more »

10 French Producers Who Killed it in 2014

Who do you think of when you think of French producers? Probably Daft Punk and Justice, maybe Ed Banger Records, Kavinsky, or, if you're going back a little, the legendary Air. Digging even just a little... Read more »

Here Are All 47 of André 3000’s Jumpsuits on Display at Art Basel Miami

As Outkast's reunion tour rolled around the country this past summer, Andre 3000's jumpsuits became a point of interest, with the rapper wearing one emblazoned with a different slogan each night. We collected as many of... Read more »

The Awful Model: Why the ATL Collective’s DIY Spirit is the Key to Their Success

Richposlim is not happy. Staring directly into my eyes, the tall, lanky, red-black-and gold-dreadlock-clad MC has a snarling look on his face. “Can you name every motherfucker in this room right now?! Well, I’m Richposlim—that’s all... Read more »

15 Covers of Rap Songs That Will Make You Cringe

There are a lot of great cover songs on YouTube; there are also a lot of terrible ones. We have pulled together the worst of the worst for these 15 Covers of Rap Songs That Will... Read more »

Is There a Label Deal Fit For Rome Fortune?

We’ve got Rome Fortune performing his first headlining concert in NYC at Pigeons & Planes’ No Ceilings show, but before that kicks off, we asked if he’d write something for us to share a glimpse into his... Read more »

10 New Pop Artists Who We’d Like to Hear on Mainstream Radio

In a lot of ways, the world of pop music is very predictable. Big choruses, super producers, and pretty faces dominate, and when a new pop star comes around, you usually know it. But lately, we've... 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: Strange Waves

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. Manolo Rose – “Run Ricky Run” A... 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 »

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 »

Get Your Pigeons & Planes Merch at the Complex Pop-Up Shop Now

Happy Black Friday. For a limited time, you can get some Pigeons & Planes merch at the Complex Pop-Up Shop. This ends on December 31 and if nobody buys anything, it may never happen again, so please,... Read more »

The Annual Pigeons & Planes Thanksgiving Dinner

Every year, we have a very exclusive Pigeons & Planes Thanksgiving dinner party. We invite different artists that we think would make for an interesting time, and we ask them all to bring something to the... Read more »

Music Recommendations Based on the Artists You Already Like (November 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 »