This year, feminism was as big of a buzz word as booty, but are Nicki, Bey, Taylor, J.Lo, Iggy, Meghan Trainor, and other artists pushing the conversation forward? We assess the situation.
In a new series of excerpts from 33⅓ books' album reviews, Kirk Walker Graves tells us why My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy is a historically important album at just four years old.
In honor of the gayest holiday of the year, gay indie supergroup Slink released a smelly perfume and new music video with Los Angeles cult hero Angelyne.
"Slippin'" is a bonus track from their new record, 'Vanilla Abstract.' It has the IDM vibe but doesn't pander and never gets too weird. If you drink enough, you'll certainly be able to dance to it.
To celebrate their 100,000 followers, THUMP is giving away every MIXED BY for free.
If your parties don't smell like cheese, you're doing something very wrong.
Danny Brown, Killer Mike, Action Bronson, Pusha T, and a bajillion other rappers all appear on this massive Hudson Mohawke–produced cut.
This song will make you feel like you're floating on a blow-up raft in a tropical lake composed entirely of Capri Sun and Dragon Balls.
The premature release of 11 songs was the closest we've come to confirmation that Madonna's 13th studio album exists (though it's perhaps unfinished) and is either titled Iconic or Unapologetic Bitch.
The rising New York rapper was charged with several felonies today.
This track will help you imagine a simpler time, when you had to go to a record store and wear gym sock-scented headphones if you wanted to listen to music.
The compelling and charismatic performer returns.
In part one of THUMP's three-part look at the Jersey Club movement, they head back to where it all began—Newark—to help break down some of the elements that make the scene's music and culture so enthralling.
From the makers of Noisey Chiraq comes a new ten-part series documenting the Atlanta rap scene. Hosted by Thomas Morton and directed by Andy Capper, the series stars artists like 2 Chainz, Gucci Mane, Migos, Rich Homie Quan, Young Thug, and more.
Check this British band out if you're into EYEHATEGOD but prefer scotch to bourbon. Their latest track boasts a blend of stoner doom riffs punctuated by bursts of crusty hardcore.
In the past few years, Bob Sillerman has become notorious in the dance music industry for buying up a string of once-independent rave promoters in order to take the once-underground culture to Wall Street.
NYE doesn't have to be a squalid shambles...
Twenty-plus years later, the hip-hop classic unfortunately still speaks to the social injustice in America.
Composer and sound artist Holly Herndon organized a five-part performance at the museum to explore how technology can mediate natural sounds to create a "hyper-intimate" experience.
James Murphy partnered up with IBM and transformed algorithmic data generated by professional tennis matches into an ethereal soundscape punctuated by funky-ass dance tunes.
Swooning to the tune of three days around The Sup.
THUMP's Editor-in-Chief talked to Robinson in the artist's hometown, Chapel Hill, North Carolina about his banner year, writer's block, and some surprising insights about that whole EDM thing.
In the first episode of Noisey IRL, we celebrate the end of the year by heading to Times Square and seeing what people (and Elmo) thought about music in 2014. Apparently, not too many people know who Drake is.
It's the opposite of Pandora—it doesn't play what you already like, it plays what you might end up loving.