Music

  • “Formation”: Beyoncé’s New Orleans Tribute (Video)

    “Formation”: Beyoncé’s New Orleans Tribute (Video)

    Beyoncé tends to approach fame in the same manner as Stanley Kubrick or D’Angelo: We don’t hear much for years, then all of a sudden she’s everywhere. Last night she performed in the Super Bowl halftime show, and around the same time she was releasing a single/video/short film: “Formation,” a previously Tidal-exclusive track that has now […]

  • ‘Star Wars Headspace': ‘Star Wars’-Themed Album Coming Soon

    ‘Star Wars Headspace': ‘Star Wars’-Themed Album Coming Soon

    One cool part about a pop culture phenomenon like Star Wars isn’t just the thing itself, but the other things it inspires, some of them more than a little unlikely on paper. Take, for example, the upcoming album from super-producer Rick Rubin entitled Star Wars Headspace. For Star Wars Headspace, Rubin has enlisted a wretched […]

  • “The Michael Jackson Video Game Conspiracy” Proven

    “The Michael Jackson Video Game Conspiracy” Proven

    If your sphere of interests includes the King of Pop Michael Jackson and the King of Rings Sonic the Hedgehog, it’s possible you’ve heard the long-debated urban legend over whether MJ secretly composed the music for Sonic the Hedgehog 3. Now, a new article on The Huffington Post, “The Michael Jackson Video Game Conspiracy,” claims […]

  • ‘The Influence of Rick Rubin’ Infographic From The Grammys

    ‘The Influence of Rick Rubin’ Infographic From The Grammys

    Legendary producer Rick Rubin is being honored this year by the Recording Academy Producers and Engineers Wing. Rubin is the rare artist whose legacy doesn’t need award recognition in order to validate it, and the Academy seems to acknowledge this with their commission of The Influence of Rick Rubin, an infographic that lays out just […]

  • ‘What Did David Bowie Do At Your Age?': Site Answers Question

    ‘What Did David Bowie Do At Your Age?': Site Answers Question

    One surefire yet unavoidable way to depress yourself is to compare your own accomplishments to those of your heroes, since they’re unlikely to stack up no matter how much you’ve gotten done up to this point. And heroes don’t get much more accomplished than David Bowie, which is why it may or may not be […]

  • The Beatles Are Coming to Online Streaming for Christmas Eve (Video)

    The Beatles Are Coming to Online Streaming for Christmas Eve (Video)

    Even if you’ve been very bad this year, you have at least one surprise Christmas present on its way, provided you’ve got access to Spotify, Apple Music, or one of a plethora of popular music streaming services. That’s because The Beatles‘ back catalog is coming to online streaming this Christmas Eve as the clock strikes […]

  • Framed Vinyl From Level Frames: Look, But Don’t Touch

    Framed Vinyl From Level Frames: Look, But Don’t Touch

    Having a record collection is great, but one of the downsides is that you very rarely get to show it off to anyone. If you want to place your love of music in a more display-friendly context, consider Framed Vinyl from Level Frames for your next wall-hanging. Framed Vinyl takes iconic record covers and frames […]

  • Spotify Planning Restrictions on New Music

    Spotify Planning Restrictions on New Music

    For all of the good that Spotify has done in the world, one of the best is that it’s made it extremely easy for casual fans to catch up on new releases, either for free or for no more than the cost of a subscription to Spotify Premium. But that first option may be on […]

  • Spotify Year in Music: See Your 2015 Music Habits in Full

    Spotify Year in Music: See Your 2015 Music Habits in Full

    If you listen to a good majority of your music on Spotify, the streaming service has a cool feature rolling out in time for all the year-end festivities happening right now. It’s called the Spotify Year in Music, and if you’re lucky it will make you feel good about how well you’ve spent the last […]