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New Jersey School District Officials Aren’t Feeling Fetty Wap’s ‘Wake Up’ Video

Fetty Wap's return to his old high school for the rapper's new "Wake Up" video has turned into a minor headache. Paterson, New Jersey school district…
Brian Josephs / June 1, 2016

Young Thug Gets an Assist From Ty Dolla $ign for ‘Friend of Scotty’

Young Thug's 2016 has been on the ascent ever since he dropped the not-quite-great I'm Up back in February. After Thugger welcomed June with "Gangster S**t," the…
Brian Josephs / June 1, 2016

M.I.A. Just Dropped ‘POC THAT STILL A RYDA’

M.I.A. just dropped "POC THAT STILL A RYDA," a video that she says incorporates several bits and pieces of her upcoming new album. "This song…
Brennan Carley / June 1, 2016

Thurston Moore Put Bernie Sanders on a Song

Former Sonic Youth frontman Thurston Moore has released a new track called "Feel It in Your Guts," which features none other than Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie…
Dan Weiss / June 1, 2016

Of Montreal Drop ‘It’s Different for Girls’ and Announce New Album

Zane Lowe has been on a roll for a while: He's gotten premieres from Chance the Rapper, Kaytranada, and now, of Montreal. The Georgian outfit…
Brian Josephs / June 1, 2016

Angel Olsen Plays a Silver-Wigged ‘Intern’ in New Video

Angel Olsen has shared a new song and video, which — according to Pitchfork, who consulted Shazam — is called "Intern" and comes from a…
Rachel Brodsky / June 1, 2016

Beck’s New Single ‘Wow’ Comes Out Tomorrow, Features Rapper OG Maco

Update: A source close to the artist says OG Maco is not featured on the track. We live to dream another day. Beck has also been…
Brennan Carley / June 1, 2016

William Shatner and Sebastian Bach’s Twitter Beef Is as Intense as it Is Ridiculous

William Shatner used to be Captain Kirk of the Starship Enterprise. Sebastian Bach used to be the frontman of heavy-metal band Skid Row. This week, they're belligerents in…
Brian Josephs / June 1, 2016

Eddie Vedder Performed With the Who at a Charity Benefit Last Night

Pearl Jam's Eddie Vedder appeared at the Who's "Who Cares About the Next Generation" charity performance in Los Angeles last night, where he played a backyard…
Brennan Carley / June 1, 2016

Lydia Loveless Needs a Little Bit ‘Longer’ (to Get Over You) on New Single

Alt-country singer Lydia Loveless has announced plans to release the follow-up to 2014's Somewhere Else on August 19 via Bloodshot Records. According to Stereogum, she…
Rachel Brodsky / June 1, 2016

Zulu Nation Apologizes to Afrika Bambaataa’s Alleged Molestation Victims

On Tuesday, the Zulu Nation — the organization Afrika Bambaataa founded — apologized to the victims of the "Planet Rock" producer's alleged sexual abuse. Just…
Brian Josephs / June 1, 2016

Turntable Kitchen Announces Monthly Vinyl Subscription Service

The Seattle-based website Turntable Kitchen is giving vinyl subscription servicing a shot. The site has announced Sounds Delicious, a new service that will deliver full-length cover albums…
Brian Josephs / June 1, 2016

Prophets of Rage Played Their First Show, and the Set List Was a Gift from the Rap Gods

In case you had any doubts about how much we needed a supergroup of Public Enemy, Rage Against the Machine, and Cypress Hill, now we…
Dan Weiss / June 1, 2016

Watch the Strokes Perform ‘OBLIVIUS’ and ‘Drag Queen’ Live

The Strokes surprised us last week with a new EP called Future Present Past, which immediately became available to stream on Spotify and would drop…
Rachel Brodsky / June 1, 2016

Young Thug Shares Bracing New Song ‘Gangster S**t’

"Did you pray today?" asks Young Thug at the outset "Gangster S**t," which Ebro Darden premiered on his Beats 1 show last night. Over the…
Dan Weiss / June 1, 2016

ANOHNI to Protest Uranium Mine With 110-Mile Walk Across Australian Desert

ANOHNI has announced that two days from now, she plans to join the Martu, an indigenous Australian community, on an eight-day, 110-mile walk across the Western…
Rachel Brodsky / June 1, 2016

Pusha T and Jay Z Link Up for ‘Drug Dealers Anonymous’

Pusha T has made his appreciation for Jay Z known: He sampled "A Million And One Questions/Rhyme No More" on "Numbers on the Boards" and…
Brian Josephs / May 31, 2016

De La Soul Snag a Snoop Dogg Verse for New Track, ‘Pain’

After a 12-year wait, De La Soul will finally release their follow-up to 2004's The Grind Date this summer. And the Anonymous Nobody, the trio's eighth studio album (ninth including First…
Brian Josephs / May 31, 2016

Kaytranada Gives Rihanna’s ‘Kiss It Better’ a Colorful Remix

Anyone who's heard Kaytranada's remixes of Janet Jackson's "If" and TLC's "Creep" knows he's a producer who's not to be slept on. 99.9%, his debut album, was…
Brian Josephs / May 31, 2016

Hear Jack White’s New Theme Song for ‘Maya and Marty’

Jack White has just released his theme music for tonight's premiere of Maya and Marty, a variety show on NBC that stars Maya Rudolph and Martin…
Brennan Carley / May 31, 2016
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