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On Their New Album, Japandroids Stop Dreaming About Living, and Start Living the Dream
On 'Near to the Wild Heart of Life,' the Canadian duo finally gets autobiographical between the "WOAH!"s and the "YEAH!"s.
PREMIERE: Young Summer's "Alright" Is a Swoon Tune for the Unrequited
It's been two years since the Washington DC artist's last piece of music but this is worth the wait.
Kim Taylor Bennett
Kendrick Lamar Lit a Fire Under the Grammy's Ass with His Performance Of "The Blacker the Berry," And "Alright"
The most memorable performance to come out of the 58th annual Grammys came from Mr. Kendrick Lamar.
What Does Protest Music Look Like Today?: The Rebellion of Kendrick Lamar and Vince Staples
Two West Coast rappers offered two very different but very valid forms of protest music last year.
The Grammy Nominations Are Out, and Kendrick Lamar Is Dominating
The rapper is up for 11 nominations across nine categories.
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance
Watch Kendrick Lamar and Pharrell Perform "Alright" Together for the First Time
P and K Dot shut down Power 106.3 LA's Cali Christmas last night.
Watch Kendrick Lamar's Video for "Alright"
This video is gon' be all right.
Kendrick Lamar at Bonnaroo: Is This Dude Even Capable of Making Mistakes?
Kendrick Lamar was almost too perfect at Bonnaroo last night, but that's alright.
VICE vs Video games
Bleak Video Games Should Remind Us of What Matters in Our Real Lives
Bleak dystopias can be oddly uplifting.
The Mob Delusion: A Life According to 'Goodfellas'
I spent my high school years working at an Italian market that I thought was something out of "Goodfellas." And then I realized the mob life was never really for me.
Alex J. Mann
The News From All Over Issue
In a spasm of true British ingenuity, teenage gangs in Barnsley have been stealing, then setting fire to plastic wheelie bins.