Who: The most famous woman to ever threaten America with gun violence and stealing our mon-ay -- in her crossover hit "Paper Planes."
Why: She was about to give birth onstage at the Grammys. So don't miss what the Sri Lankan MC -- who broke out at Coachella in 2005 -- can do with her post-natal career.
LISTEN: M.I.A., "Paper Planes"
Alessandro Cortini tends to surround himself with darkness. The Italian producer is most infamous as a torturer of modular synths and other bleak electronics for Los Angeles’ most famous industrial-goths, Nine Inch Nails. His previous solo LP, Sonno, slinked out on Prurient’s Hospital Productions — a bastion of the crepuscular, if there ever was one. And… More »