There's nothing like a good old-fashioned Tyler, The Creator Twitter rant to start your day off right. Tyler, Odd Future's ringleader, met Black Eyed Peas ringleader will.i.am (both groups are their…   Read Story »
We reported last week that longtime Guided By Voices drummer Kevin Fennell had put his drum kit up on eBay for the easy one time payment of fifty-five thousand dollars. Yesterday the band released a…   Read Story »
Lately, the widespread use of cameraphones at rock shows has become a hot-button issue in certain circles, albeit an extremely minor one. And like her peers in Savages, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, and a bunch…   Read Story »
For a second there, it looked like the YouTube Music Awards could be some kind of game-changer: Creative direction from Spike Jonze, performances from Arcade Fire and M.I.A. and Earl Sweatshirt and…   Read Story »
UPDATE 10/17/13: It seems the Feels War is over. Future is back on Would You Like A Tour?. // Tonight I was supposed to be going to see Drake, Miguel, and Future -- three of the best, most…   Read Story »
The underrated Boston indie singer-songwriter Mary Lou Lord dated Kurt Cobain before Cobain married Courtney Love, and so you'll be absolutely shocked to discover that Love and Lord don't much like…   Read Story »
Black Flag founder Greg Ginn has been in the business of alienating old SST Records associates for a while -- "No one from SST's glory days seems to have a good word to say about founder Greg Ginn,"…   Read Story »
A few months ago, Thom Yorke and Nigel Godrich pulled their albums from Spotify, claiming the service was bad for new music and did not fairly compensate artists. Radiohead's co-manager Brian Message…   Read Story »
BET will air their annual Hip-Hop Awards (filmed last weekend in Atlanta) on Tuesday, 10/15. For the uninitiated, the ceremony is punctuated with interstitial rap cyphers, sometimes as…   Read Story »
Here's a hypothetical scenario: You're a dance-rapper with a major-label deal and at least one gigantic crossover internet-hit. But you can't get a release date for your album, in part because you've…   Read Story »