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 »

20 Producers Who Are Expanding The Sound of Hip-Hop

Rap as a genre is in a perpetual state of forward motion. Just as there will always be people yearning for the good old days, there will always be new generations of creators with no regard... Read more »

12 Songs That Will Make Anyone a Jazz Fan

Sadly, many people associate jazz with elevator or background music, and for that reason feel like it's a boring genre. Well, the truth is, if you immediately associate jazz with elevator music, you are missing out,... Read more »

Interview: iLoveMakonnen on Facing 25 Years in Prison, His Infamous Doll Head, and Mike Will Made It

On a surface level, we “get” iLoveMakonnen. Like many before him, he came seemingly out of nowhere with a breakout hit—“I Don’t Sell Molly No More”—and followed that closely with two consecutive EPs. He’s odd. He... Read more »

20 Artists Who Are Making Pop Music Interesting in 2014

"Pop" is an abbreviation of the word popular, but it's come to mean a lot more in music. When you hear the word "pop" in music, you automatically think of catchy melodies, big choruses, repetition, and... Read more »

Tobias Jesso Jr. – “True Love”

Last year, Tobias Jesso Jr. quietly made one of the best songs of the year. It wasn’t on some forward-thinking “he’s got next” kind of thing. Listening to “Just A Dream” felt like discovering a relic... Read more »

Woodkid Says Goodbye to “The Golden Age” With New Song “Do You Love Me After All”

Some time ago, Woodkid tweeted about the final visual installment to The Golden Age project. When we asked him about it in our interview with him, he revealed that his next project will be focusing on... Read more »

Rome Fortune – “Girls To The Floor”

Another summery cut off Kitty Cash‘s upcoming Love The Free II project has surfaced in the form of Rome Fortune‘s “Girls To The Floor.” It’s a timely collab; Rome’s stock is rising daily, and given the... Read more »

M.I.A. & The Partysquad – “Gold”

Amsterdam’s The Partysquad released a summer mixtape earlier today that includes the likes of Wiz Khalifa, Duke Dumont, Vic Mensa, as well as reworks by the DJs and one highlight that’ll make M.I.A. fans happy. Similar... Read more »

Daily Discovery: Get to Know Body Cheetah, Who is Releasing His New Album by Hand Only

The feeling of discovering new music is great, but the feeling of discovering something truly original is even better. James Kristofik isn't just making music with no equal, he's moulding every other aspect of the process... Read more »

Rustie ft. Danny Brown – “Attak”

For the second single from his forthcoming album Green Language, Rustie has released one of the songs that we were most anticipating when we saw the tracklist, the Danny Brown collaboration “Attak.” Although the new track... Read more »

How To Dress Well – “Let U Know”

We celebrated the release of How To Dress Well’s new album “What Is This Heart?” (one of the best of the year so far) with an interview with Tom Krell, a European tour diary from him, and a... Read more »

Video: Clipping. – “Story 2″

Clipping.’s brilliant CLPPNG offered a strangely accessible take on experimental hip-hop when it released just over a month ago, and thankfully it remains just as poignant now as it did then. One of the album’s many highlights, “Story... Read more »

iLoveMakonnen – “Down 4 So Long”

iLoveMakonnen’s big tracks like “Club Going Up On a Tuesday” and “I Don’t Sell Molly No More” were quirky and fun, but in our interview with him, we found out that there’s a deeper side to... Read more »

20 Producers Who Are Expanding The Sound of Hip-Hop

Rap as a genre is in a perpetual state of forward motion. Just as there will always be people yearning for the good old days, there will always be new generations of creators with no regard... Read more »

Ryan Hemsworth ft. UV Boi – “Gods”

Ryan Hemsworth has teamed up with UV Boi, and the results are pretty spectacular. The aptly named “Gods” features Hemsworth’s signature sound, alongside numerous flourishes by UV Boi. It’s a vivid track that makes use of... Read more »

Cub Scowl: The Best Memes of Jack White at a Baseball Game

The internet is a digestive system. It, like a human body, works best with a little patience and portion control. It’s been about 24 hours—you’ve probably seen the first batch of Jack White scowl memes, the... Read more »

Jessie Ware – “Share It All”

Jessie Ware is taking a unique approach to following up her debut. For her sophomore album, called Tough Love, she’s announced a tour that works a little differently from the norm. Instead of buying tickets, fans will have... Read more »

Premiere: Polarsets – “Madrid”

English bands, especially those from cities that are grey and rainy like Birmingham or Manchester, seem to love to make music with a tropical influence (maybe it’s escapism, maybe something else), and Newcastle-based Polarsets are no different.... Read more »

Video: Chance The Rapper – “I Am Very Very Lonely”

The always difficult to pinpoint Chance The Rapper has released a short music video for “I Am Very Very Lonely.” The video doesn’t show much, besides some very suggestive shots of a man and a woman.... Read more »