Posts Tagged ‘M.I.A.’

M.I.A. – “CanSeeCanDo”

“Hang in there, summer is coming,” M.I.A. tweeted after ¬†announcing a new song called “All My People.” She decided to hold off on releasing that song, but uploaded “CanSeeCanDo” instead. She added on SoundCloud: “DEMOCRACY CONVERSATIONS... Read more »

Interview: Young Australian Rapper Tkay Maidza is Blowing Up, But Won’t Stop Having Fun Making Music

By Deanna Young While most kids her age were still trying and failing to sneak into R rated movies last year, or perhaps awaiting the day they could legally purchase lotto tickets and have their shots... Read more »

Steel Drums: Best Where You’d Least Expect Them

In modern music, so many sounds are grossly overused. The market is saturated with skittering hi-hats, 808s, synths, hand claps, strings, pianos, and other garbage. Every now and then, though, you hear a sound designed by... Read more »

20 of the Best Artist Websites on the Internet

If you're an artist trying to make money off music and you don't have a good website, you're missing out. These days, getting a great website isn't hard. There are high school kids around the world... Read more »

15 Songs That Make You Feel Like You’re in the Jungle

Every once in a while an artist has to step outside of their comfort zone and find new inspiration for their music. Many artists draw inspiration from the same thing: nature. The world is naturally a... 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 »

The Week on Twitter With Plies, Jessie Ware, and M.I.A.

This week on Twitter: – M.I.A. gets censored – Jessie Ware reveals new music is on the way – Plies wins Twitter Here is the week on Twitter. And a GIF of a clumsy baby elephant.... Read more »

Watch M.I.A., Lana Del Rey, Lykke Li, Arcade Fire and More Perform at Glastonbury

Glastonbury Festival is currently underway in Somerset, England, and almost every big act in music is performing. Arcade Fire, Kasabian, and Metallica are the headliners this year, but artists like M.I.A., Lana Del Rey, Jungle, HAIM,... Read more »

The Best Music Videos of 2014 (So Far)

A couple of decades ago, all it took was a nice camera and some clean looking backdrops to make a music video that people would want to watch. Now it seems like we've seen it all.... Read more »

Video: M.I.A. – “Double Bubble Trouble”

Just as the GIFs we previewed suggested, M.I.A.’s video for “Double Bubble Trouble” is full of awesome (and also totally internet/Tumblr-ready) imagery. This is M.I.A., so of course there is a political edge to things, with... Read more »