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The Best of 2015 (So Far): Pigeons & Planes Staff Picks

We've brought you our Best Songs, Best Albums, and Best New Artists of the year so far, group efforts that required lots of debate, discussion, and careful checking to make sure we hadn't forgotten anything. We... Read more »

Apple Music Launched, But it’s Not Compatible With iTunes Yet

Today was the big launch of Apple Music, the long-awaited streaming service that boasts discovery, curation, Beats 1 Radio, and involvement from big names like Pharrell, Drake, Zane Lowe, Jaden Smith, St. Vincent, Elton John, Jimmy Iovine,... Read more »

Spotify Predicts “I Know There’s Gonna Be (Good Times)” Will Be The Song Of The Summer

Spotify has just shared a playlist of their top 25 contenders for the mythical “song of the summer” title — and leading the list is none other than the Jamie xx, Young Thug, and Popcaan single... Read more »

No, Concerts Should Not End at 11 P.M.

By Justin Charity Last week, Gawker published a brief essay in which writer Kelly Conaboy insisted that concerts should end before midnight. “When a concert ends at 11 p.m.,” she says, “you get home at a reasonable... Read more »

The Week On Twitter With Pharrell, Jessie Ware, and Wiz Khalifa

This week on Twitter: – Pharrell encourages you to embrace your individuality – Jessie Ware’s eyebrows need more love – Wiz Khalifa describes his standard day Here is the week on Twitter.... Read more »

Kanye West Called Himself a Rockstar, and the Haters Are Extremely Offended

Kanye West called himself a rockstar at Glastonbury, and these people are really pissed off. Come on, we all know the term "rockstar" is about way more than making rock music.... Read more »

Watch Kanye West Cover Queen’s “Bohemian Rhapsody” and Perform With Justin Vernon at Glastonbury

Kanye West’s “controversial” headlining set at Glastonbury went down earlier this evening, and it was heavy on the hits, but light on any guest appearances. One of the only guests was Justin Vernon, who joined Kanye... Read more »

Watch a Stagecrasher Storm Kanye West’s Set at Glastonbury

Kanye West’s Glastonbury performance has been billed as the “most controversial set” at the storied festival. Kanye even endured petitions to prevent his performance, but festival security must not have heard about it. The clip above... Read more »

Young Thug Says That Kanye West Wanted to Make an Album With Him

In a new interview for Rolling Out, cover star Young Thug speaks on Birdman, Gucci Mane, his fiancée Jerrika Karlae, helping others, and Kanye West. The Atlanta rapper doesn’t usually talk much, but he had some interesting... Read more »

9 Ways Scott Storch Can Double His Wealth

When news of Scott Storch's bankruptcy became official this past week, a sadness filled our hearts. This is one of modern music's great hitmakers, and he was chewed up and spit out by the industry trappings... Read more »