Music

  • ‘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 […]

  • Pictogram Music Posters: The New Batch From Viktor Hertz

    Pictogram Music Posters: The New Batch From Viktor Hertz

    Viktor Hertz is an artist known for his illustrations like Pictogram Rock Posters and Pictogram Movie Posters, which translate familiar titles into purely visual Wuzzle-like forms. Now he’s back with a new line of his Pictogram Music Posters, now raising funds on Kickstarter. Hertz has chosen an eclectic lineup of artists and songs for this […]

  • David Bowie Royal Mail Stamps Available for Pre-Order

    David Bowie Royal Mail Stamps Available for Pre-Order

    David Bowie was famous as a pioneer of the space between male and female, but now it seems that in death he’s decided to stick to mail (sorry). The UK’s Royal Mail has announced a new collection of David Bowie Royal Mail stamps commemorating the artist‘s work as part of its Music Giants Special Stamp series. […]

  • Prince Finally Coming Back to Non-Tidal Streaming Services

    Prince Finally Coming Back to Non-Tidal Streaming Services

    It’s been almost two years since the now-departed Purple One packed up his music and took it to Tidal, which has been its exclusive home ever since. But since Prince‘s death in April of last year, speculation arose that Tidal’s days of exclusive streaming rights to the music might be numbered, and now it appears […]

  • “Show You The Way”: Thundercat Releases Single Off Upcoming Album

    “Show You The Way”: Thundercat Releases Single Off Upcoming Album

    Thundercat has collaborated with not one but two unlikely musicians straight from your parents’ record collections, further evidence that there are simply no rules in 2017. It’s “Show You The Way,” a single from his upcoming album Drunk, and the musicians in question are, wait for it… Michael McDonald and Kenny Loggins! Here’s Cat himself […]