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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 Smashing Pumpkins Sell “F*ck You Anderson Cooper” Shirts

Anderson Cooper put The Smashing Pumpkins’ Billy Corgan in his “Ridiculist” segment after the band’s lead singer posed for the cover of PAWS Chicago Magazine with cats. In response, Corgan, who is also a tea shop owner,... Read more »

Spotify’s Revenue Was Over a Billion Dollars in 2013, and They Still Didn’t Turn a Profit

Spotify did not turn a profit in 2013 despite having revenue of more than $1 billion for the year, according to the New York Times. The $1.03 billion that Spotify made in 2013 was a 74 percent... Read more »

How To Dress Well Shares New Mixtape and Announces Final Show at Glasslands

Those familiar with How To Dress Well know that he’s played quite a few shows at the Brooklyn venue Glasslands. And fans of Glasslands know that its doors will be closing at the end of the... Read more »

Watch St. Vincent Preview What She Has in Store for Her Fans on Black Friday

Record Store Day is approaching and there are plenty of good finds for record lovers to add to their collection. St. Vincent shared a video with her fans to promote the new 10″ vinyls of her... Read more »

Prince Quits Social Media, Pulls Music Off YouTube

Prince tried social media, but it looks like that’s all pretty much over. The Artist has deleted his Twitter and Facebook accounts and he’s taken nearly all of his music off his YouTube account. No reason... Read more »

Kurt Cobain Documentary to Debut on HBO in 2015

Director Brett Morgen has been working on a documentary about Kurt Cobain since 2007 and has finally found a home at HBO. The documentary titled Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck is expected to have an international... Read more »

Beyonce’s Album is Finally on Spotify, Taylor Swift Still Not Budging

Beyonce’s self-titled album, which has been re-released as a “Platinum Edition,” is finally on Spotify after nearly a year off the streaming platform. The new version, which adds remixes and bonus cuts, follows the original’s surprise... Read more »

Here’s Why People Didn’t Watch the AMAs

Watching the American Music Awards gave us some interesting moments, from the A$AP Rocky and Sam Smith performance to Waka Flocka Flame’s cough drops ad, but none of that could save its numbers. The AMAs, which were hosted by... Read more »

Pigeons & Planes Presents: No Ceilings, ft. Rome Fortune, Tunji Ige, Jon Waltz, Chaz French, & Ace Cosgrove

In September, Pigeons & Planes curated our first No Ceilings show. The idea was to highlight some of our favorite rising artists and get them all on stage in New York City for a concert, and the first... Read more »

Waka Flocka Was In A Commercial And It Was Better Than All Of The AMAs

Tonight was the 2014 American Music Awards and for the most part, they sucked. But just when we were ready to throw in the towel on the whole night, we were gifted with this commercial for... Read more »

Next Tame Impala Album to be “Less Rock and More Electronic”

We haven’t heard all that much about Tame Impala’s third full-length, but Jay Watson, the group’s keyboardist, has given us a vague idea of what to expect. Speaking with Faster Louder, Watson revealed that the album... Read more »

James Blake’s New Album is Coming Out Next Year and it Might Feature Kanye West

James Blake has been busy recording his third album, which is due sometime next year. Speaking with Miami New Times, Blake said that he’s currently “seventy percent done” with the record, hoping to release it “in... Read more »

The Week on Twitter With Raury, Charli XCX, and St. Vincent

This week on Twitter: – Raury hangs with Chance The Rapper – Charli XCX talks her AMA performance – St. Vincent has a revelation about Prince. Here is the week on twitter. And a GIF of... Read more »

Lil B: “I’m Someone That Has Not Been Driven by the Profit”

Lil B blessed the world with another unforgettable lecture yesterday. Amongst preaching positivity and a based lifestyle, the rare MIT lecture included a freestyle, some legitimately inspirational quotes, and the Based God expressing his love for... Read more »