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No Ceilings: Now Without iLoveMakonnen, but Still Awesome

For months, we’ve been planning our No Ceilings show at Baby’s All Right in Brooklyn. With less than a week’s notice, our headliner iLoveMakonnen canceled because he’s joining Drake on tour. We can’t be mad—if Drake invited... Read more »

Watch Raury Perform “God’s Whisper” at His Debut New York Show and Take His Fans For Ice Cream Afterwards

  Last night, fast-rising Atlanta singer, rapper, and all around creative Raury performed his debut show in New York, presented by Pigeons & Planes and Love Renaissance. Any artist’s first NYC show is a big moment,... Read more »

Spotify Songs You Hate Can Now Be Denied Automatically

At long last, there is a way to block Nickelback on Spotify. That’s how the homepage for Denied greets visitors, but the app is fully capable of blocking other bands or songs as well. The function is... Read more »

Paul McCartney Really Wants You to Stop Eating Meat on Monday

Paul McCartney may be best known as a Beatle, but that’s about to change because he just wrote the best song of his life. It’s called “Meat Free Monday,” and it’s a song about not eating... Read more »

Announcing flex., a Party in Brooklyn Featuring Lil Silva, Waldo, and Tim Vocals

What: flex. When: Oct 1st and then every other month Where: Villain Starting in October, Mean Red will be throwing a party called flex., bringing unique experiences to unconventional spaces. For the first installation, they’ve got Lil... Read more »

Listen to Two of Dev Hynes’ Rejected Demos For Britney Spears

Back in June of 2013, tweets between Dev Hynes and confirmed Britney Spears collaborators William Orbit and Naughty Boy hinted that Dev was working on the new Britney album too. The album, titled Britney Jean, would go... Read more »

What Are Thom Yorke and Radiohead Teasing?

We learned this summer that Radiohead would be regrouping in September to “rehearse and record,” according to guitarist Johnny Greenwood. Well, it’s September. And true to their word, Radiohead is doing…something. Greenwood and frontman Thom Yorke... Read more »

A History of Lil B’s Obsession With Feet

Lil B has already worked on removing the stigmas from so many taboos, such as female to male analingus. "GIRLS keep telling me to sit on there face on DM ima let one of these girls... Read more »

The Week on Twitter With Grimes, Charli XCX, and A$AP Ferg

This week on Twitter: - Grimes makes an important discovery - Charli XCX is feeling down - A$AP Ferg talks his new album Here is the week on Twitter. And a GIF of a wombat who’s... Read more »

Lauryn Hill’s Concert in London Made Her a Trending Topic on Twitter (For All The Wrong Reasons)

Lauryn Hill is currently in London for five performances, her first in the UK after nearly a half decade. Last night was the start of the series at London’s O2 Academy Brixton, and unfortunately it wasn’t... Read more »

Watch Childish Gambino Speak on His Upcoming Mixtape and Working With Ariana Grande

Childish Gambino announced his STN MTN/KAUAI project late last month with little information. We knew that Jaden Smith would be “the boy” and that the STN MTN side would be presented by DJ Drama through his... Read more »

La Roux: “I’ve never made any money from record sales, and we sold nearly 8 million records”

Just earlier this year, weekly album sales hit an all-time low. On top of that, we’re starting to see digital music sales dropping as well. It seems that with streaming’s takeover, music is no longer something that many... Read more »

20 Times Lil B Emojis Saved the Day

As you should know by now, Lil B dropped a line of custom based emojis. The app is appropriately called Basedmoji. At first, it seems like a silly idea, but it's only been a few days... Read more »

Jack White Makes Fun Of Rolling Stone, Foo Fighters, and Clickbait Journalism

Last night, Jack White performed at Fenway Park in Boston, and took a few minutes break from performing his music to make fun of Foo Fighters, Rolling Stone, and clickbait journalism. As you can hear in the recording... Read more »

U2 and Apple Are Making a New Format for Digital Music

A week ago, U2′s entire album appeared uninvited in Apple devices worldwide. Many customers (especially Tyler, the Creator) did not enjoy the experience, and Apple decided to create a site to help remove the offending entities.... Read more »