Music

  • Yeezy Sounds: An Upcoming Streaming Service from Kanye West?

    Yeezy Sounds: An Upcoming Streaming Service from Kanye West?

    Kanye West’s split with Jay-Z’s TIDAL streaming service is well known, but a recent report indicates that he’s prepared to take this rivalry to the next level, by launching a streaming service of his own that would possibly be a direct competitor to TIDAL. It would be called Yeezy Sounds, if trademark documents reportedly filed […]

  • “Lemon”: New Track from N.E.R.D. feat. Rihanna (Video)

    “Lemon”: New Track from N.E.R.D. feat. Rihanna (Video)

    N.E.R.D., thank funk rock outfit that are basically The Neptunes‘ evil twin, haven’t been in the limelight for some time now. But they’re prepping a return, and are rumored to be on the cusp of announcing a new album – a rumor that is supported by today’s release of a new single entitled “Lemon,” featuring […]

  • ‘World Wide Funk': New Bootsy Collins Record Features Snoop Dogg, Iggy Pop

    ‘World Wide Funk': New Bootsy Collins Record Features Snoop Dogg, Iggy Pop

    Funk legend Bootsy Collins has returned to the scene with his first album in six years, and it’s an overstuffed affair packed with guest stars and cameo appearances in the vein of the Holy Ghost’s late-period records. But unlike Bootsy’s celebrity-packed last album Tha Funk Capital of the World, World Wide Funk is populated by […]

  • Soft Ass Rappers: Pillows for Rap Fans

    Soft Ass Rappers: Pillows for Rap Fans

    You love rappers, but do you go to sleep with one every night? Putting aside the obvious innuendo there, designer Caleb Thomas has come up with a new line of pillows bearing the images of some of the biggest names in rap. The collection is called, obviously, Soft Ass Rappers. Kanye West, Drake, A$AP Rocky, […]

  • ‘Anthology: Movie Themes 1974-1998′ by John Carpenter (Audio)

    ‘Anthology: Movie Themes 1974-1998′ by John Carpenter (Audio)

    One of the few pleasures of living in the early-to-mid 21st century is bearing personal witness to the unlikely career transformation of John Carpenter from genre film director to rock star. He released both Lost Themes and Lost Themes II over the past few years, and went on the road to play not just tracks […]

  • ‘Michael Jackson’s Halloween': A CBS Animated Special

    ‘Michael Jackson’s Halloween': A CBS Animated Special

    Michael Jackson and Halloween seem to go together more and more these days. First we had the spooky MJ compilation Scream, which collects every even vaguely Halloween-adjacent Jackson song, and now we have a CBS animated special entitled Michael Jackson’s Halloween, as announced by the official CBS Twitter account: Get ready to go on an […]