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4.5.18

Kesha, Bob Dylan, and More Challenge Pop's Heteronormativity on a New EP

'Universal Love' is a collection of gender-flipped tracks which push past pop's usual gender conventions.

1.26.16

PREMIERE: Stream Bloc Party's First Album In Four Years - 'HYMNS'

Kele Okereke and Russell Lissack return reinvigorated, with two new members and a record that's starkly emotional, yet celebratory too.

8.24.15
5.11.15

Here are the Best The Chemical Brothers Collaborations Ever, Ranked

If the Flaming Lips, Miguel, and Spank Rock don't even make the cut, the ones who do are probably pretty special.

10.25.14

Kele Okereke: "This is a new territory for me, singing about desire"

We talked to the Bloc Party frontman from bed about his most personal album to date.

9.11.14

Bloc Party's Kele Okereke On Being Gay and Black in the Dance and Rock Worlds

“I longed for the danger and the thrill I felt as a teenager when I first started going to raves." The Bloc Party frontman reflects on the vastly different receptions of his race and sexuality in the indie rock and dance music communities.

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6.20.14

Black British Musical Identity is Being Erased by Cultureless Dance Music

Out with the bashment and in with the Calvin Harris.