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5 On It: Wherever You Go, There You Are

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. Al Rogers Jr. – “SadeWithLove” If you’ve... Read more »

Soundcloud Surfing: Scandinavia Stays Winning at Pop Music

We've said it before, and we'll say it again—Scandinavia stays killing the competition when it comes to pop music. They've got big, in your face, electro-pop chart botherers like Icona Pop but even better, so many... 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 »

Musicians Vs. Technology: A Recent History

If you’ve been to any concert in the past five years or so, you have definitely noticed the increasing amount of cell phones and tablets in the air. Instead of just living in the moment, many... Read more »

Kevin Abstract on “MTV1987″ and Remaining Authentic in the Internet Age

Kevin Abstract turned 18 years old this summer. The day prior, he released his first full-length album, MTV1987, through a Billboard premiere. It's been a strange year for the Texas native. With the release of MTV1987,... Read more »

A Timeline of #Internet Aesthetics in Music: 2009-2014

The internet is mankind's worst invention. It's also one of mankind's best inventions. It's a confusing place full of memes, opinions, and naughty bits. But, it's also full of music, and lots of it. As is... Read more »

15 Songs That Will Make You Want To Move To New York

Ah, New York, the city of dreams. For many people who don't live in the city, New York is a place they dream of moving to or at least visiting one day. In the movies and... Read more »

The Best Music Videos of the Month (August 2014)

The MTV Video Music Awards took place in August, and more and more each year the awards show gives recognition to artists who aren't making interesting videos in the first place. A few quality visuals slip... 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: Young and Restless

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. Chaz French ft. GoldLink – “LMGLML” Chaz... Read more »

Soundcloud Surfing: 10 Awesome Remixes of Tinashe’s “2 On”

Soundcloud Surfing is a weekly feature that is exactly what it sounds like. Instead of focusing on brand new music, we dig into the Soundcloud archives and pull out some gems. Enjoy, and check out previous... 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 »

Seinabo Sey: Trying to Create Something Huge

In the past few years, there's been a handful of talented vocalists who have helped to redefine and re-popularize the "soul-pop" genre. These artists use raw talent and modern sensibility to win over fans, not stage... Read more »

15 Songs That Make You Feel Like You’re Having a Nightmare

Music has the ability to trigger emotions and feelings or take you off into different worlds. It can make you feel like you're dreaming or like you're having a panic attack, it can make you feel... Read more »

50 SoundCloud Accounts You Should Be Following

Although things are changing on Soundcloud, it is still one of the best tools available right now for music discovery and consumption. From the biggest labels to the smallest artists, there is a vast world of... Read more »