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How Run the Jewels Just Saved the State of Hip Hop

Although it was leaked several days ago, today was the official release of Run the Jewels 2,…

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CMJ, 5 Bands Who Killed It

New York’s annual CMJ music marathon ended on Sunday and it was an insanely hectic week for all...

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Aphex Swift is Everything You've Ever Needed

Have you ever been listening to the chirping wiz and pops and general complexities of electronic...

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Moshing In the Jam Room with Turbogeist

When you combine the Jam Room with rock royalty there’s one thing that’s for certain: it’s gonna...

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The Bronx on turning Mariachi

Oct 14, 2014
The Bronx are about as hardcore as they come. As a longstanding punk band with a dedicated following, and four self titled albums under their belt, they decided a few…
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Michael Stipe's New Art Class Gallery

Oct 13, 2014
In the latest installment of established pop stars teaching college students, Michael Stipe, lead singer of the recently disbanded alternative giant REM, is giving art students at NYU a…
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Ariel Pink Dishes on Madonna Collab

Oct 13, 2014
Madonna has always been a very resourceful woman when it comes to scouting out the right producers for her albums, in the past she has utilized the production talents of…
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Inside Tomorrow World

Oct 10, 2014
We’ve seen music festivals–Coachella, Bonnarroo–but we’ve never seen anything like Tomorrow World. The festival’s trans-Atlantic…
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Grimes Is Calling Her Own Shots

Oct 10, 2014
The last year has certainly been all about girl bosses–or #GirlBoss(es) depending on the church of branding you subscribe to–in fashion, music, TV, and writing. Dream-pop star…
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Abramovic x Von Trier & Other A+ Collabs

Oct 9, 2014
Through a very public display on Swedish TV channel SVT, performance artist Marina Abramovic made [a short…
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Kim Gordon's New Memoir 'Girl In A Band'

Oct 9, 2014
Of the things we know to be true about Kim Gordon–on a completely surface level, she has unmatchable took-an-hour-to-get-this bed head–the most obvious is that she’s so much more than the girl…
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Crystal Castles Call It Quits

Oct 8, 2014
Crystal Castles, the skull crushingly brilliant auteurs of dark electronic witch pop, are no more. In a Facebook post published this morning, **Alice…
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Celebrate MADE Music with Cypress Hill

Oct 8, 2014
MADE Music came in like wildfire yesterday, announcing its official launch and making a call for action for musicians to send in their…
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Made Music wants you!

Oct 7, 2014
In the age of YouTube sensations and talent competitions, there’s no shortage for sourcing quality talent. But as many artists can attest to, making it in music isn’t always one-turn-of-a-chair…
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Exclusive interview: Catfish and the Bottlemen

Oct 7, 2014
Though Catfish and the Bottlemen may seem like another overnight success story, the explosive Welsh four-piece has been toiling away for eight years, forming…
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The XX Ripped Off by Hugo Boss

Oct 6, 2014
In the latest ‘Big Company Steals Song Without Permission’ fiasco, fashion house Hugo Boss has come under fire for ripping off acclaimed alternative band The XX. Although unlike recent…
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Aphex Twin Shows True Cost of Music

Oct 2, 2014
The long awaited return of electronic artist Aphex Twin also brings a twisted look at the finances of the music world. The…
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Fall's Most Anticipated Album Releases

Oct 1, 2014
The year in music started off with a bang, with new albums from the likes of St. Vincent, Beck, and Jack White, but it somehow dwindled into a rather quiet summer, a calm only broken by…
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