Why the Music Industry Should Follow This Label’s Mental Health Initiative
Royal Mountain Records’ pledge to extend benefits to its artists is a big deal.
New Broken Social Scene Video Features a Toilet, a Metaphor for the Ages
But whom is flushing the entertainers away?
An Art Punk Legend Rises Again with Two Posthumous Shows
Artist and Suicide frontman Alan Vega left behind a treasure trove of art and photography. See it at two new exhibitions and in a special new vinyl sleeve.
Jeff Goldblum’s Renaissance Is a Goddamn Silver-Haired Light In a Dark World
Goldblum finds a way...into my heart.
Intricate Collages Turn Everyday Detritus into Iconic Portraits
Brazilian artist Christian Pierini immortalizes his favorite pop culture icons using the stuff that surrounds him.
Why Do We Assume Good Musicians Are Good People?
Chuck Berry's death has reignited familiar questions over how far critics should go in the impulse to conflate a musician’s work and character.
[Premiere] Watch Piano Hacker Hauschka Program a Self-Playing Piano
Self-playing piano meets hip-hop as the "prepared piano" pioneer shows how he made his latest track “Constant Growth Fails.”
No More Excuses
No More Excuses #3: 10 Female and GNC Artists You Can Book Right Now
Too many bros at your shows? Allow us to intro you to 10 new artists every month. They're all brilliant, active, and available.
Artists' Odes to Their Favorite Musicians
We asked some of the our favorite photographers to create shrines to their favorite musicians. From Madonna to Chumbawumba, Eurhythmics to Morrissey, these were the results.
Signe Pierce; Lauren Poor; Aileen Son; Paul Mpagi S
How (and Why) the Long-Form Music Video Is Making a Comeback
From Queen to Queen Bey, we explore the resurgence of the long-form music video.
Developers Are Gentrifying Vittoria Wharf. Here's How London Artists Are Fighting Back
Performers, musicians, small business owners and neighborhood residents are teaming up to stop gentrification.
Longreads Or Whatever
Living with Tinnitus: I Find It Hard to Believe Silence Ever Existed
Tom Bellamy from the band Losers woke up one day with ringing in his ears. Five years on, we asked him to write about life with tinnitus.