In the war to win streaming, services are highlighting their analytics features to appeal to artists. Is it time for those artists to get on board and disrupt themselves with data?
We caught up with Drew Diver about his band Soda Shop and also why we can't sync our contacts to our phone.
Girls are dumb and only want to listen to Beyonce, getting spiked with PCP by old men is fun, and five more important lessons that this seminal movie teaches us.
Is J.Cole the Krillin of the rap game?
A new crop of festivals are catering to California's most fickle archetype—the faux-bohemian.
Did the pube-stachioed, tongue-pierced masses drag Korn's career in an unplanned direction?
Both Nelson and James Earl Carter III confirmed their illicit doobie-smoking in a new interview.
"The techno's good and the fucking's good, so why not do them together?"
We interview one of the creators of the Giant Kaleidoscope, an interactive art installation that is heading to Black Rock City.
When Kanye West says he wants to run for President in 2020, he doesn't actually mean he's going to run for President in 2020. But he's still saying something important.
The first man to ever play a DJ set on the playa discusses the moment that the festival lost its soul.
While a lot of established music festivals are still failing to book enough woman-fronted bands, Burger A Go Go shows that it's possible to have an amazing all-girl lineup.
"Sometimes I feel like I died for the artist's opinion."
Zayn is the first Muslim artist to reach such wild levels of global popularity. What has he taught us so far, and what can he teach us going forward?
The Fucked Up frontman finds out how they're bringing the show's massive world from the radio to the stage for a West Coast live tour.
We spoke to the guys behind the Hot Wuk parties about why dancehall has never really had its moment in the British sun.
Moby, Rabbit in the Moon, 12th Planet, the Crystal Method, and other legends that spun at the early Nocturnal Wonderland festivals take you on a journey through the evolution of rave culture to the worldwide phenomenon it is today.
You've probably never heard of the British group, but they've taken a very particular part of the world by storm.
The Houston Rap legend talks about his career from day one, how much he hates all of the Geto Boys projects and several of his solo LPs, and how he promises to beat 2Pac's ass if he's still alive.
We decided our whole crew was going to attend a legit multi-day music festival together to see if it would be the greatest two days of our kids' young lives and would make us the coolest parents on the block.
Does $175 add up to the going rate for an adequate Kiss cover band, a Sebastian Bach meet-and-greet, and admission to a San Jose rock club on an off Saturday night? I'm not sure, but I'll tell you what it does get you: a front row ticket to history.
Why would two rap bloggers decide to open a record store in 2015?
From the hallucinogenic to the symbolic, via the straight up surreal.
In late July, two young women used Facebook to talk about being assaulted in popular NYC nightspots. Yet the outcomes suggest there are limits to social media as a platform for social justice.