Music

  • RZA and Atari Announce Album Inspired by Classic Video Games

    RZA and Atari Announce Album Inspired by Classic Video Games

    A recently-announced collaborative project reveals that the legendary RZA will be releasing an album that has a different reference point from his usual landscape of gangster movies, kung-fu dubs, and 70s soul tracks: Classic video games. According to a new report, RZA and Atari are teaming up for “an album chock-full of original tracks inspired by the sounds […]

  • Vinylize.it Lets You Turn Soundcloud Files Into Vinyl Records

    Vinylize.it Lets You Turn Soundcloud Files Into Vinyl Records

    One of the most important sites on the internet for lovers of independent music is SoundCloud, where artists can upload their work online and get it heard whether they have an audience of millions or dozens. Vinylize.it is a new service that lets both artists and fans get their favorite SoundCloud tracks in a format […]

  • Nirvana: Two Unreleased Songs From the Band Surface Online (Audio)

    Nirvana: Two Unreleased Songs From the Band Surface Online (Audio)

    I don’t know anything about the culture of studio session tape trading, but I would imagine that you spend a lot of money on tapes hoping to find a snippet or two of something good—which would make a find by a recent eBay auction winner even luckier than previously thought, since they were able to […]

  • Fender Mod Shop: Create Your Own Custom Ax

    Fender Mod Shop: Create Your Own Custom Ax

    Legendary guitar brand Fender has set up a new online store that will let you create your own guitar, practically from scratch and all online. It’s the Fender Mod Shop, and it may be the best and most affordable way to bring the fantasy guitar that lives in your imagination to life. Starting with four […]

  • ‘Cheetah': New Aphex Twin EP Announced

    ‘Cheetah': New Aphex Twin EP Announced

    Surprise releases are so hot right now in the music industry, so much so that when a major artist gives fans more than a whole month to prepare for a new release it almost seems like a throwback. That’s the approach opted for by Richard D. James, aka Aphex Twin, from which a new EP […]