Hunting for records in Santiago, Cuba taught me about the beauty of the chase in a place where vinyl has nearly gone extinct.
"It has to be the most devastating rock 'n' roll coming through Marshall stacks with two of the dopest MCs in history fronting the band. If you don't have that, you don't have anything."
The new documentary Breaking a Monster follows a trio of Brooklyn teens who went viral, got signed for $1.8 million, then broke it off to go their own way.
A baker's dozen of our favorite blends from all the corners of the dancefloor.
An unending barrage of quality records is apparently what we should expect from the guy now.
Countless musicians from Dee Dee Ramone to Miley Cyrus have gotten inked at the last non-gentrified spot on St. Mark's Place.
She had a hit with "How Does It Feel," and now she's on a song with YG and Drake, but with her album A Good Night in the Ghetto, Kamaiyah shows she really has staying power.
It's been five years since The Strokes got together to make a music video and now they're back with a new EP too: the excellent Future Present Past.
There's a delicate balance between being critical of institutions and not shaming the LGBTQ+ people who derive joy or money from them.
We're taking over Output's rooftop for a sunset party to benefit the Pulse Victims Fund.
Last night the Baltimore rapper was tragically taken from us at age 23. His impact on the city was an immeasurably positive one.
For a festival that prides itself on being rooted in hippie culture, the answers I found weren't particularly unanimous.
To pay homage to the record's 20th anniversary, we talked about its legacy with the men who took Jay Z's words to heart—the gangsters and drug dealers who lived the life that Hova rapped about.
The money buys the fan access, but the boundaries of that access are rarely at the discretion of the artist.
Glamorous tales of rotting crack houses and having your head used as a toilet.
From skyrocketing DJs to thriving pop-up parties, queer women are doing big things—and finally being rewarded for it.
We sat down on the set of the rapper's Rocawear campaign shoot to discuss his new tour with Beyoncé, his new song with Drake, and dealing with existential dread.
When Desmond Metcalf, a.k.a. Yung Real, was in prison for burglary, he helped make a video that earned over a million views.
Some choice quotes: "I don't have any idea what I'm doing," "I'm a miserable fucker that has a lot of gratitude," and "We got fucking lucky as balls."
The long-players that have been making our hearts beat faster, in no particular order.
We spoke to its creator, Liisa Ladouceur, a Canadian filmmaker who literally wrote the book on goth.
Going solo to Primavera Sound left me without a source of external validation, except for my Snapchat followers.
It's the final blowout before graduation; it's a school event, except you don't have to learn anything. Is it the show of a lifetime?
"When it comes to race relations, he's like an old-school segregationist; when it comes to foreign policy, he's like an old-school napalmist; when it comes to women's issues, he's like a frat house rapist..."