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Hear a New Song From Empress Of, ‘Woman Is a Word’

Just six months after the release of debut album Me, New York synth-pop royalty Empress Of is back with her first new solo track, "Woman Is a Word." It's…
Anna Gaca / March 14, 2016

Hudson Mohawke Claims Kanye West and Drake Haven’t Paid Him for Beats

Hudson Mohawke is alleging that superstar rappers Kanye West and Drake have not paid him the money they owe for several beats the Glasgow producer created for…
James Grebey / March 14, 2016

Death Grips Share 32-Minute Instrumental Video, ‘Death Grips Interview 2016′

After announcing another LP, Bottomless Pit, last year and recently sharing a frantic new track, "Hot Head," Death Grips have shared a granular 32-minute instrumental video. Featuring…
Harley Brown / March 13, 2016

Sky Ferreira Has Been Cast In Two Films, ‘Baby Driver’ and ‘Rosy’

Sky Ferreira, noted movie star, has been cast in two new films, according to The Wrap. She will appear in Baby Driver, a new one from…
Harley Brown / March 13, 2016

Lil Wayne Douses Phone In Champagne, Tries Virtual Reality in Samsung Commercials

Lil Wayne Weekend continues: After he and 2 Chainz released their joint (heh) LP Collegrove on Friday, appearing for dual interview on ESPN's "Highly Questionable" the same day,…
Harley Brown / March 13, 2016

Deadmau5 Uploads Yet Another New Track, ‘eborts,’ to SoundCloud

Deadmau5 is still keeping pace with his Twitter opponent, Kanye West, who tweeted yesterday that he'd be releasing three albums a year: The EDM upsetter has…
Harley Brown / March 13, 2016

Eminem Performs ‘Fack’ For the First Time Live at Lollapalooza Brazil

Eminem has never performed "Fack," a cut off of his 2005 compilation Curtain Call: The Hits — until now. As Complex points out, after teasing an encore with the…
Harley Brown / March 13, 2016

Watch Ariana Grande Belt ‘Dangerous Woman’ and ‘Be Alright’ on ‘SNL’

"Ladies and gentlemen, Ariara — " So begins the fumbled introduction by Larry David to Ariana Grande's Saturday Night Live performance; fortunately, he was saved by the…
Harley Brown / March 13, 2016

BJ the Chicago Kid and Jay Rock Share Thrumming ‘OMG’

About a month ago, BJ the Chicago Kid released his latest LP and major-label debut, In My Mind, boasting appearances from Kendrick Lamar, Big K.R.I.T., and Chance the Rapper.
Harley Brown / March 12, 2016

Selena Gomez Lip-Syncs to Nicki Minaj’s Verses on Drake’s ‘Up All Night’

Selena Gomez has many talents, and now it looks like lip-sync-rapping may be another one of them. Billboard points out that the singer shared on Snapchat…
Harley Brown / March 12, 2016

Prince’s Ex-Wife And Former Manager to Auction Off His Gibson Guitar, Stage Costumes, More

Prince's ex-wife Mayte Garcia and former manager Owen Husney will auction off some of his possessions, according to Rolling Stone. Curated by Nate D. Sanders auctions, the…
Harley Brown / March 12, 2016

Lil Wayne and 2 Chainz Talk ‘Crazy’ Nights In the Studio, Partying With Pro Athletes on ‘Highly Questionable’

On Friday, Lil Wayne and 2 Chainz released their collaborative project, Collegrove, and appeared on ESPN's ever-entertaining talk show series, "Highly Questionable." The former shares one story about partying with former NFL…
Harley Brown / March 12, 2016

Watch Majical Cloudz Perform Together For the Last Time

Majical Cloudz's elegiac songs are heartbreaking enough, so you can imagine how devastating their final show before breaking up would be. Fan-shot footage has surfaced…
Harley Brown / March 12, 2016

Kanye West Will Not Stop Tweeting Or Making Music, Says He’ll Put Out Three Albums A Year

Most of us use our Saturdays to sleep late, go to brunch, nap, or do other things that don't require much ambition or effort. Not…
Harley Brown / March 12, 2016

Protesters at Chicago Donald Trump Rally Chant Kendrick Lamar’s ‘Alright’

Update: John Legend responded to Trump's son, who tweeted that the protestors of being unable to articulate what they were rallying against, according to CNN. Read the exchange…
Harley Brown / March 12, 2016

Macklemore Owns This Cool Oil Painting of a Nude Justin Bieber With a Pancake on His Dick

Macklemore's appreciation of tacky thrift shop purchases is no secret, but one recent Etsy purchase the rapper allegedly made is somewhat eyebrow-raising. According to a…
James Grebey / March 11, 2016

Hear ‘My Zodiac Companion,’ the First New Guided By Voices Song Since the Last One

Astonishingly prolific songwriter Robert Pollard has announced a new Guided By Voices album, Please Be Honest, out April 22. In an uncommon show of restraint, the GBV…
Anna Gaca / March 11, 2016

R.I.P. Keith Emerson of Emerson, Lake & Palmer, 1944 – 2016

Update: According to TMZ, Keith Emerson died of a single gunshot wound to the head. His death is being investigated as a suicide.  Update 2: Emerson's death…
Andrew Unterberger / March 11, 2016

SXSW Cofounder Louis Meyers Has Died, According to ‘Austin Statesman’

Louis Meyers, one of the cofounders of Austin's annual South by Southwest — which began today — has died, according to the Austin Statesman. One of…
Brennan Carley / March 11, 2016

Paranoia Encroaches in the Body’s Frenzied New ‘Two Snakes’ Video

SPIN just named The Body's new album No One Deserves Happiness our Album of the Week — "[it] presents a familiar (but not formulaic) feeling of exhaustion…
Brennan Carley / March 11, 2016
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