It’s been five years since Cadence Weapon, aka Roland Pemberton, released his most recent album, the relatively sombre Hope in Dirty City. In that time, the socio-political landscape, and hip-hop too, have changed immeasurably. The world feels more serious,… Read More
After mapping out a 2018 tour late last year, Yo La Tengo have lifted the curtain on the new studio album they’ll be taking out on their trek. Titled There’s a Riot Going On, the album arrives March 16 through Matador.… Read More
Over a quarter-century after its release, this indie underdog still has the juice. Clickthrough for a new interview with director Ernest R. Dickerson and more Twitter gems honoring Tupac and Omar Epps’ big screen debut.
Find out what top streaming services — including Spotify, Apple Music, and Amazon Music — actually pay per play. Thanks to streaming music services, record labels reported record-breaking revenue last year. In 2017, the ‘big three’ made an estimated $14.2 million a day… Read More
Fatherhood has proven to be powerful muse for Afie Jurvanen, but not in the way you might expect. “Bad Boys Need Love Too” — a funky, slow burning highlight from the singer/songwriter’s new LP Earthtones— works not as a dedication… Read More