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Listen to The Smashing Pumpkins' First Reunion Song, "Solara"

Billy Corgan, James Iha, and Jimmy Chamberlin are back together for their first new song in 18 years, the Rick Rubin-produced "Solara".
Shaad D’Souza

Finding Happiness Isn't Easy But Brandi Carlile Is Doing the Best She Can

We talked to the Pacific Northwest folk singer about her latest album, 'By The Way, I Forgive You,' gay motherhood, how shutting the hell up is activism.
Annalise Domenighini
Noisey News

JAY-Z Convinced Beyoncé to Appear on Eminem’s “Walk on Water”

It's all here on, erm, Malcolm Gladwell and Rick Rubin's new podcast.
Alex Robert Ross
New music

Let's Figure Out What the Hell Is Going On in DRAM's "Check Ya Fabrics"

He's teamed up with Rick Rubin for a wacky, psychedelic soul cut that may need an explainer.
Phil Witmer
Noisey News

Nah, The Strokes Aren’t Recording a New Album With Rick Rubin After All

"A lot of unknowns and nothing worth speaking about at this time," Albert Hammond Jr. wrote on Twitter in response to quotes from his dad.
Alex Robert Ross

Wait, Are The Strokes Working on a New Album with Rick Rubin?

Albert Hammond, legendary musician/producer dad to Albert Hammond Jr, seems to think so...
Lauren O'Neill
Noisey News

Watch Rick Rubin, Pharrell, Questlove and More Talk About How Much They Love 808s

Watch the new trailer for an upcoming documentary that celebrates the history of the revolutionary Roland TR-808.
Lauren O'Neill
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Watch Kendrick Lamar and Rick Rubin Talk About Meditation, Performance, and New Music

In a new interview with GQ Style, the two confirm they are working on new music together.
Noisey Staff
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Towkio Is on a Vision Quest to Make Music More Mind-Bending

The Chicago experimentalist is ready to expand your ideas of SaveMoney and of consciousness itself.
Dan Hyman

James Blake's 'The Colour in Anything' Is Beautiful and Great and Actually Pretty Damn Optimistic

To describe 'The Colour in Anything' as sad would be ironing out most of its depth, not to mention its fundamental optimism.
Kyle Kramer
Holy Shit

James Blake Just Premiered Two New Songs and Announced His Album 'The Colour in Anything' Is Out Tonight

Listen to "Radio Silence" and "I Need a Forest Fire," featuring Bon Iver.
Kyle Kramer

Rick Rubin and Friends Remix the Star Wars Universe into a Dance Album

Flying Lotus, A-Trak, and more turn the sounds of the galaxy far, far away into 'Headspace,' your next party album.
Nathaniel Ainley