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Watch This Mash-Up Of Every Boiler Room Ever

This 30 minute clip captures half a decade in the underground.
Joshua Glazer
10 hours ago
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Good Kids, Mad City: The Teenage Rappers Changing Minds About Bangkok's Notorious Slum

Eleven Fingers and 19Tyger want people to think of more than crime, poverty, and meth when they hear the words "Klong Toey."
James Buchanan
4 days ago
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Japanese Punk Band CHAI Is Redefining Kawaii

The Tokyo band have grown tired of seeing beauty defined as "long legs and big eyes."
Nick Fulton
9.10.18
Music

This Is Why Berlin Is Still the Capital of Electronic Music

Berlin Atonal is the pinnacle of experimental festivals. We caught up with the attendees of the 2018 edition to find out why.
Juule Kay
9.4.18
Music

Meet BAP., the Most Famous South Jakarta Rapper You Probably Haven't Heard of Yet

If you live somewhere other than Jakarta, you might know little about Kareem Soenharjo, AKA BAP., but his latest album "monkshood" might change all of that.
Daniel Darmawan
9.4.18
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This Music Theory Professor Just Showed How Stupid and Broken Copyright Filters Are

Automated takedown systems don’t work, stifle free expression online.
Karl Bode
9.4.18
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BTS, PSY, and the Future of K-Pop Crossovers

K-Pop boy band BTS just broke Taylor Swift's record for the most-viewed music video in 24 hours. What does streaming history suggest happens next?
Jeff Benjamin
9.3.18
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The Rise of T-Series, the YouTube Channel That Will Soon Dethrone PewDiePie

An Indian entertainment channel is poised to take over as the largest YouTube channel in the world.
Ankita Rao
9.3.18
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Learning an Instrument Can Make Children Better Readers

Students demonstrated improved phonological awareness—the awareness of words’ sound structure—which is a key component in learning to read.
Jessica Dore
8.28.18
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Screw Vinyl, You Can Press Music Onto Discarded X-Rays

Apparently Soviet teenagers in the 1950s would listen to records using discarded radiographs.
Dan Wilkinson
8.24.18
Music

When Indonesian Metalheads of the 80s Become Parents

Two Indonesian scholars and metalheads explore what it means to grow up with heavy metal under the New Order regime and raising children in 2018 in their new book.
Marcel Thee
8.23.18
Music

In MF DOOM's Latest Video, Kanye West Gets Assassinated

"Presidential hopeful West" gets taken out in "Assassination Day," a video from DJ Muggs' latest project, 'Dia del Asesinato.'
Alex Robert Ross
8.16.18