Big Sam’s Funky Nation, “PokeChop”
A funky fusion of New Orleans’ rich musical influences.
Netflix Releases Trailers For A Boogie And Rapsody Episodes Of Rapture
The 8-episode series follows hip-hop upstarts and icons.
Week in Pop: Amber Ryann, Proudest Ever, Sedona
Femme Equation, Lunar Twin, Park Snakes, guest selections by Jeff Rosenstock.
Week in Pop: KNXVES, Macajey, The Nico Missile
Dream Cult, ivyaura, JJUUJJUU, King Willow, LAPD, Sarah P., guest selections by Lydia Ainsworth.
Ryshon Jones, “Joymance”
An exploration of an ambiguous romance.
Week in Pop: Baseball Gregg, Elijah, Rachel Mason, Warm Deltas
Dreamboy, Foreign/National, Go Dark, Lucky + Love, Reduction Plan, Ronnie Heart, guested by MUNA.
Pablo Has No Clothes: Divorcing Kanye to Marry Hip-Hop
Have we mistaken infatuation with Kanye West’s self-described “spazzing” for a lucid estimation of his recordings?
The Best Music Writing of 2015
Celebrating the others.
Harder, Softer: Stoicism and vulnerability in hip-hop
Hip-hop’s changing relationship with the public expression of feelings.
Week in Pop: Dark Palms, Golden Void, Michael Stasis, Sabonis, WRLM
All Walls, Arwen Lewis, Deletions, Future Museums, Girl Band, Persian Leaps, Phylums, ft. Boulevards.
Which NBA team will Drake cheer for now?
Don’t worry Aubrey, there’s still some playoff teams left.
Week in Pop: All People, Crown Larks, House of Wolves, Kinjac
Colleagues, Courtesy, Flyying Colours, Mariage Blanc, guest curated by Mannequin Pussy.
NBA Season Preview: Eastern Conference
More than just LeBron. Or is it?
iLoveMakonnen, “Piano Class”
Maintaining ties to DIY, despite ties to Miley.
Week in Pop: Frank Lenz, I Love You, Underpass, Young Karin
Ashan, Bam Spacey, & more, co-curated by Bad Blocks.