Stuart Swezey's Desolation Center shows were illicit desert festivals—drug-addled parties for LA punks which would influence Coachella and Lollapalooza and then disappear as quickly as they came.
Incarcerated and in tune, some Australian prisoners have made a dark, weird, and sometimes-funny musical about their time behind bars.
Legendary hip-hop writer Toure kicks off a series analyzing the lyrics of Kanye West. This inaugural installment looks at West's verse on "Smuckers" from Tyler, the Creator's Cherry Bomb.
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From Hannah Montana to the poster girl of nipple pasties, Miley's transformation has been one of the weirdest pop music has seen this side of Napster.
Nicki's frustration with Miley is understandable, but we become our own worst enemy when we use that word against ourselves.
We talked about the life and legacy of David Bowie with the man who served as his personal photographer during his some of his most creative years.
Systemic misogyny has long been an open secret, but now the online floodgates have opened and the chorus is deafening.
THUMP went to Baltimore to find out how local DJs and producers are responding to Freddie Gray's death by creating political anthems for our time.
Justin Bieber's rise through international hate and personal struggle has been majestic.
Watch an exclusive clip and join us in LA for a screening and Q and A.
Behind the scenes with the kinky, wigged Norwegian musician in the midst of her first headlining North American tour.
Destruction Unit kicks ass, Bring Me the Horizon sucks, and 2 Chainz is immortal (but you already knew that).
We talked to the art-rock legend about astrology, Sylvia Plath, and period cramps.
"Both the country and the band have been portrayed as some fascist outcasts. The truth is that both are misunderstood," said the tour organizer.
We catch up on the state of Chicago rap with Chief Keef's Glo Gang and chat with soul legend Charles Bradley.
Avril Lavigne and Chad Kroeger's love was too beautiful for this earth.
We caught up with Drew Diver about his band Soda Shop and also why we can't sync our contacts to our phone.
"Festivals should be alcohol free, no drugs allowed," said County Supervisor Michael Antonovich.
Is J.Cole the Krillin of the rap game?
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.
From consulting for DONDA, recording with Skepta to touring with Mark Ronson and taking on a creative director role at B.U.M Equipment, the Harlem born artist is a modern visionary.
A new crop of festivals are catering to California's most fickle archetype—the faux-bohemian.