Streaming Killed 'Greatest Hits' Records, So Why Do They Keep Getting Made?

Playlists on Spotify and Apple Music have rendered best-of compilations obsolete—but that isn't stopping Spoon from releasing one.


'Revenge of the Dreamers III' Is What Happens When J. Cole Finally Lets Go

The 'platinum with no features' rapper loosens up and even seems to have fun on his star-studded new album.


Alan Fitzpatrick Talks Us Through his Favourite Fabric Mixes Ever and Share an Exclusive Track

The techno titan picks six of the best and lets us listen to an exclusive track from his very own mix for the the club.


Defund Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker's Ego with These Punk Songs About How Much He Sucks

Proceeds from the 'UNINTIMIDATED: Musicians Against Scott Walker' compilation will benefit Planned Parenthood and Wisconsin soup kitchens.


We Ranked ‘Now That's What I Call Music’ Compilations From Worst to Best

What the actual fuck was going on 1998?


Perfect Your Sunday Mood With A CFCF Cut From the "Driftless Ambient II" Compilation

Also includes a track from Real Estate and Ducktails's Matt Mondanile.


How to Crack the Code of Sun Ra, According to Legendary DJ Gilles Peterson

The legendary DJ and music genius talk about the creation of his new comp, culled from more than one hundred LPs and 1000 songs.


A Compilation of 60s Teenaged Garage-Punk Rage Is the Best Album of the Year

Why sounds from a half-century ago keep coming back and forcing us to listen.


Seven Future Beats Compilations You Better Not Miss

Call it “wonky,” “left-field,” or simply, "beats." Either way, here's some of the genre's finest.