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In The Future, All Albums Will Be Produced By Jack Antonoff

A certain nervous tension arose when young New Zealand pop visionary Lorde announced that her new album Melodrama would be entirely co-produced by Jack Antonoff…
Chris DeVille | June 22, 2017 - 5:14 pm

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Hey Violet: When Going Pop Goes Right

If all songs are mirrors, revealing something about each listener depending on their reaction, "Guys My Age" is particularly reflective. Hearing 19-year-old Rena Lovelis dismiss…
Chris DeVille | June 15, 2017 - 4:51 pm

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Watching Katy Perry Struggle For Relevance This Year Has Been Painful

Katy Perry opens her new album by singing, "Can I get a witness?" Her promotional tactics for Witness have communicated a similar sentiment, albeit more…
Chris DeVille | June 8, 2017 - 3:42 pm

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The Week In Pop

Hey Violet: When Going Pop Goes Right

If all songs are mirrors, revealing something about each listener depending on their reaction, "Guys My Age" is particularly reflective. Hearing 19-year-old Rena Lovelis dismiss…
Chris DeVille | June 15, 2017 - 4:51 pm

Diplo Opens Up About Eating Boiled Embryos And DJing With Diarrhea

Ahead of Major Lazer's Bonnaroo set this weekend, Diplo has given an intensely entertaining interview to GQ about his life on the road. Diplo estimates…
Chris DeVille | June 9, 2017 - 9:45 am

A-Trak Announces New DJ Contest With Diplo, Just Blaze, Mannie Fresh, And More As Judges

A-Trak has announced a new DJ contest called the Goldie Awards. The competition will consist of a DJ battle and a beat battle judged by…
Peter Helman | June 6, 2017 - 7:25 pm

Stream Major Lazer’s Guest-Heavy Surprise EP Know No Better

Two years after their huge album Peace Is The Mission, and after a run of successful singles like "Cold Water" (With Justin Bieber and MØ)…
Tom Breihan | June 1, 2017 - 9:11 am

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“Despacito” Could Signify A Latin Pop Resurgence Or Just Justin Bieber’s King-Making Power

It's not every day a song sung primarily in Spanish goes to #1 in the US. It's not even every decade. But "Despacito," a collaboration…
Chris DeVille | May 25, 2017 - 3:43 pm

Diplo – “Bank Roll” (Feat. Justin Bieber, Rich The Kid, & Young Thug)

Diplo has released a new single called "Bank Roll" that features an all-star lineup that includes Justin Bieber, Young Thug, and Rich The Kid. Hear…
James Rettig | May 11, 2017 - 4:45 pm

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When Bygone Pop Stars Attempt An Indie Reboot

When Michelle Branch announced her comeback album at the outset of this year, the name was familiar, but so was the maneuver. Branch, a 33-year-old…
Chris DeVille | March 30, 2017 - 11:31 am

Spoon Discuss Unreleased Jack Ü Collaboration

Spoon released their ninth album, Hot Thoughts, earlier this month, and in a Rolling Stone feature that just went up, Britt Daniel and Alex Fischel…
James Rettig | March 28, 2017 - 4:23 pm

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Ariana Grande’s Dangerous Woman Tour Feels Too Pequeño For An A-List Pop Star

Ariana Grande was responsible for the best pop song of 2016 ("Into You"). She also had the best pop song of 2014 ("Problem"), and some…
Chris DeVille | March 16, 2017 - 11:14 am

Diplo & Autoerotique – “Waist Time” Video

Diplo and Toronto-based producer Autoerotique have teamed up for a new song called "Waist Time." The twitchy track is presented alongside a video featuring some…
James Rettig | January 13, 2017 - 2:24 pm

James Van Der Beek To Play Diplo In New Viceland Comedy Series

Remember that video of James Van Der Beek as Diplo for a day? Well, Viceland thought it was good enough to order six episodes and…
Collin Robinson | January 4, 2017 - 3:02 pm

2016 In Review

Wildest Memes: 22 Memorable Music Tweets From 2016

Social media has never seemed as dangerous as it does today. At the risk of getting too political in a silly post about memes, this…
Peter Helman | December 15, 2016 - 11:30 am

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We Are Living In The Chainsmokers’ America

When did you realize the Chainsmokers were music's biggest breakout stars of 2016?
Chris DeVille | November 3, 2016 - 3:26 pm
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