Music

  • ‘The Adventures of a Little Girl': A MIDI Drawing (Video)

    ‘The Adventures of a Little Girl': A MIDI Drawing (Video)

    Mari Lesteberg is an artist that specializes in her own art form, which she calls MIDI Drawing. The trick of MIDI Drawing is that it uses MIDI digital music as both an audio AND a visual component, in a way that I wouldn’t have imagined possible before I saw it for myself. Her latest work […]

  • Pandora Premium: New Streaming Service Unveiled

    Pandora Premium: New Streaming Service Unveiled

    Music streaming service Pandora is pretty popular—especially in coffee shops and restaurants, I’ve found—but it doesn’t really rival services like Spotify or Tidal for people who are serious about their music listening choices. Now they’re trying to change that with the announcement of Pandora Premium, a service recently announced by the company that is designed […]

  • “I Feel It Coming” by The Weeknd ft. Daft Punk Gets Video

    “I Feel It Coming” by The Weeknd ft. Daft Punk Gets Video

    I know I said I was going to lay off the Weeknd posts after The Great Starboy Deluge of Late 2016, but he just put out a video for “I Feel It Coming” that’s too weird for me not to give some attention to. It’s shot in a lo-fi 80s camcorder-style video, and set on […]

  • ‘Motor City': New J Dilla Compilation Announced (Audio)

    ‘Motor City': New J Dilla Compilation Announced (Audio)

    A newly announced compilation album of the work of famed, departed hip hop producer J Dilla has been announced by Dilla’s mother Maureen “Ma Dukes” Yancey. Motor City will contain previously unreleased instrumentals by the artist, along with other special features. Those special features include a handwritten message from Ma Dukes to Dilla, and a […]

  • Spotify Hi-Fi: Lossless Audio Option Coming Soon

    Spotify Hi-Fi: Lossless Audio Option Coming Soon

    First Tidal loses their exclusive rights to Prince’s Warner Bros catalogue, and now this: It’s being reported that in the near future Spotify users will get the option to get lossless music streaming – at a premium price, of course. The service is called Spotify Hi-Fi, which in case you haven’t noticed on your own […]

  • ‘Blonded RADIO': Frank Ocean Has a New Show on Apple Music Beats 1

    ‘Blonded RADIO': Frank Ocean Has a New Show on Apple Music Beats 1

    Frank Ocean has already demonstrated that he’s got a penchant for making fans wait a while in between albums. But now fans have access to the artist through another avenue: Blonded RADIO, his new show on the Apple Music Beats 1 radio station. The first episode of Blonded RADIO is streaming between noon and 2 […]

  • The Hundreds x MF Doom: Collaborative Collection Teased

    The Hundreds x MF Doom: Collaborative Collection Teased

    MF Doom has been deep within his Latverian castle for a few years now, only surfacing for the occasional guest spot or cryptic social media post as he continues to plot world domination. But his latest plot appears to be a collaborative effort, as indicated by recent teasers for a future The Hundreds x MF […]

  • The Magic iPod: Create Your Own Early 2000s Mashups

    The Magic iPod: Create Your Own Early 2000s Mashups

    Everyone knows that the early 2000s was a golden age for popular music. A new website lets you mash up the hits from that glorious era just like Girl Talk does, but without any of the technical expertise those mashups usually require. It’s called The Magic iPod. Also like Girl Talk, The Magic iPod specializes […]