A Year’s Worth of Music Recommendations Based on the Artists You Already Like (2014)

We got tired of getting music recommendations from computers. Maybe one day, computers will be able to understand music and automate music discovery better than human beings. But so far, there hasn't been a music discovery... Read more »

The Best New Artists of 2014

What the past year lacked in big name releases by the stars, it made up for with a hugely varied crop of talented new artists, crossing genre boundaries and confounding expectations at every turn. As listeners... Read more »

The Best Music Videos of 2014

Music videos are an increasingly important component of an artist's career, especially new artists introducing themselves via social media and blogs. Whether showing a twerking pop star or a stand-in actor for an anonymous artist, videos... 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: The Cool and The Killers

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. Caleb Brown – “BatonStan” When words like,... Read more »

Video: Panda Bear – “Boys Latin”

Panda Bear is full of mystical, surreal wisdom. His music is from another world, full of interstellar gurgles and creaks that bounce off one another to create alien harmonies and impart coded lessons. Today’s knowledge: Think... Read more »

Modest Mouse – “Lampshades on Fire”

Just days after announcing their first release in nearly six years, indie rock legends Modest Mouse have shared a lead single. It’s called “Lampshades on Fire,” and you can listen to it here. This new single... Read more »

Premiere: Max Frost – “Let Me Down Easy”

Like his breakout single “White Lies,” Max Frost’s “Let Me Down Easy” finds a balance between accessibility and subtlety. Instead of relying on huge production or over-the-top vocals, the track lets the songwriting do the speaking. Max... Read more »

Chief Keef ft. Kanye West – “Nobody”

Two generations of Chicago rap team up for an Auto-Tune spectacular in “Nobody,” the title track from Chief Keef’s next project. Kanye doesn’t get a verse, but he does provide backing vocals for the track. Sosa... Read more »

The Best Music Videos of 2014

Music videos are an increasingly important component of an artist's career, especially new artists introducing themselves via social media and blogs. Whether showing a twerking pop star or a stand-in actor for an anonymous artist, videos... Read more »

EP Premiere: Cholombian & Morgan Hislop – “Healthetica”

Rising British producers Morgan Hislop and Cholombian have had a pretty good year, finding themselves gaining an audience at a steady pace. But it’s the imminently approaching new year in which both artists seem poised to have... Read more »

iLoveMakonnen – “Swerve (Prod. Mike WiLL Made It)”

iLoveMakonnen keeps the momentum going, wrapping up the year with a brand new single. “Swerve” sees Makonnen at his most whimsical over a hypnotic Mike WiLL Made It beat. Listen to “Serve” below.... Read more »

D’Angelo’s “Black Messiah” is Dropping at Midnight, According to Questlove

Both news of D’Angelo‘s forthcoming album, Black Messiah, and its first single “Sugah Daddy” came at lightning speed. Maybe it’s a matter of making up for lost time, but it appears that his album is coming... Read more »

Andrew Oliver – “Bells”

In the winter months, sometimes you’re in the mood for dark, heavy music to match your seasonal depression. But sometimes it’s better to go the opposite route and throw on something light and breezy. That’s where... Read more »

The Week on Twitter With Grimes, Lil B, and Gunplay

This week on Twitter: – Grimes is impressed with some dogs’ Instagram accounts – Lil B is worried about our safety – Gunplay is changing his name Here is the week on twitter. And a GIF... Read more »

How To Dress Well – “Tomb For Anatole”

As part of LuckyMe’s sixth annual Advent Calender series, How To Dress Well has shared “Tomb For Anatole.” Recorded around the time he was working on Total Loss, “Tomb For Anatole” is considerably more ambient and delicate than his... Read more »

A New Modest Mouse Album is Coming Very, Very Soon

Modest Mouse fans: rejoice. The band has officially announced their new album, Strangers to Ourselves, the first one since 2009’s No One’s First and You’re Next. According to Modest Mouse fansite Interstate-8, the band’s management has... Read more »

Mack Maine Says Lil Wayne is Great and “Tha Carter V” Will Be Released in Early 2015

Last we heard from Lil Wayne, he was not happy. Despite his manager telling TMZ that things were all good, Wayne publicly brought up his frustration with Cash Money Records, telling an audience in New York:... Read more »

Watch Wiz Khalifa’s Bizarre Interview on “The Eric Andre Show”

The Eric Andre Show has been getting some killer high-profile celebrities on the show this season, especially when it comes to the music side of things. After getting Killer Mike and Action Bronson to battle rap on treadmills,... 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 »