GoldLink on Meeting Rick Rubin, Touring With SBTRKT, and Performing For André 3000

It’s been a crazy year for GoldLink. He went from catching a little buzz on SoundCloud to meeting with Rick Rubin, touring with SBTRKT and Flume, traveling the world, and performing in front of André 3000.... Read more »

The Best New Artists (January 2015)

Finding new artists is easier than ever, but this creates a problem: it's harder than ever to filter through it all and keep tabs on what's really good. With so many artists popping up every day,... Read more »

The Best Music Videos of the Month (January 2015)

The beginning of a new year is typically a slow period for musical releases, but that's not the case for 2015 so far. As noted in our Most Anticipated Albums of 2015, there's a lot of... Read more »

The Obama Family’s Best Music Moments

The Obamas. They're a family you have come to love (or hate... haters), but you can't deny that this is one of the coolest families to be in the White House since maybe the Kennedys. They're... Read more »

Rough Drafts of Hit Songs

The song writing process is different for every musician. Whether it’s written in a notebook, typed in a Blackberry with the side scroll, or memorized in their head, every artist has their own method of creating... Read more »

Little Dragon and Adult Swim Present ChopNotSlop Remix Album “Nabuma Purple Rubberband”

If you can’t get enough of Little Dragon’s Grammy-nominated album Nabuma Rubberband, you’re in luck. Little Dragon recently teamed up with Adult Swim to release a chopped not slopped version of the album remixed by Chopstar’s... Read more »

Shlohmo Announces New Album and Shares New Single “Buried”

Last year, Shlohmo worked with a variety of artists such as Jeremih, BANKS and Corbin (aka Spooky Black) but this year he’s putting the spotlight back on himself. He recently announced that his second full-length album,... Read more »

Premiere: Dolce – “Inez Palema”

As experimentation in music reaches an all-time high, it’s refreshing to hear songs that excel because of their simplicity. Swedish duo Dolce achieves just this on their new single “Inez Palema.” The song is void of... Read more »

Daily Discovery: Spazzkid

We first came across Spazzkid’s music when we explored the wonderful world of Grimes’ blog a few weeks back. The timing could not have been better because he is currently on the road for a North... Read more »

TĀLĀ & How To Dress Well – “The One”

TĀLĀ and How To Dress Well both had a pretty impressive 2014 and the now they’ve joined forces to start this year on a strong note. Their collaboration “The One” was created as a part of... Read more »

Watch Run The Jewels Perform a In an Old Train Station in Paris

While over in Europe on tour, El-P and Killer Mike played a special Run The Jewels show in Paris, which was filmed by La Blogothéque. The nearly 40-minute show went down in an old train station,... Read more »

Purity Ring Announce World Tour

Purity Ring are set to release their new album Another Eternity on March 3, and in support of the project they’re launching an extensive world tour. Starting in early April in Belgium, the two will play... Read more »

Listen to Sunny & Gabe’s Rework of Sango’s “Maluco”

Virginia duo Sunny & Gabe are great because they’re unpredictable. Gabe’s production effortlessly jumps from style to style, and Sunny is as capable with a haunting acoustic song as she is on a rap hook. For their... Read more »

Kaytranada ft. Vic Mensa – “Drive Me Crazy”

Throughout their careers so far, both Kaytranada and Vic Mensa have both shown how diverse their sounds can be. So it was only a matter of time before the two decided to work together. After teasing... Read more »

The Obama Family’s Best Music Moments

The Obamas. They're a family you have come to love (or hate... haters), but you can't deny that this is one of the coolest families to be in the White House since maybe the Kennedys. They're... Read more »

Travi$ Scott Announces Tour With Young Thug, Releases Two New Songs

Coming off the release of Days Before Rodeo, Travi$ Scott’s momentum is at an all-time high. Today he keeps things moving with two new songs and the announcement of a tour with Young Thug. The songs... Read more »

Take a Walk on West London’s Wild Side Via the Video For Daytrip and Vybz Kartel’s “Up To The Crime”

It's been a minute since Daytrip blew our minds, and it's interesting to see that business has picked up for this duo. A trip to Jamaica netted them an unreleased Vybz Kartel track, "Up To The... Read more »

DJ Premier To Debut His Own Live Band In Japan

DJ Premier is legendary for his prowess at commanding the stage with nothing but two turntables and (maybe) a microphone—but he’ll be trying different instrumentation at his upcoming shows in Japan. For this tour, Preem’s bringing his own... Read more »

Carnage ft. A$AP Ferg, Rich The Kid & Lil Uzi Vert – “WDYW”

Carnage, who’s gone from hip-hop to EDM and back again, just dropped a new trap banger called “WDYW” (“What do you want?” for the less acronym savvy among us). Teaming up with Philly’s Lil Uzi Vert, A$AP Ferg (the... Read more »

Download Three New Songs from Royal’s “Cycles” EP

Royal just unleashed a flurry of free music on this snowy Monday afternoon. The D.C. beatmaker previously impressed with “Passenger,” and his debut “Cycles” EP further establishes Royal as an artist to watch. “Devil Pt. I”... Read more »