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Give Thanks for This Full-Length Tribute to Carly Rae Jepsen's 'Emotion'

Fifteen artists got together to cover every song on Jepsen's pop masterpiece, and all the proceeds from the album's sales are going to Immigration Equality.
Alex Robert Ross
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The Stories Behind Homemade Mixtapes People Have Been Given

“If he knew me at all, he'd know I hate these bands.”
Daisy Jones

This Collective Is Destroying Western Clichés About Arabic Music

We talked to Arabstazy’s founder about electronic Pan-Arabism, trance music, pride, and claiming one’s cultural heritage.
Théophile Pillault
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Donald Trump claps back ... at himself

President Trump gave himself several rousing rounds of applause at the State of the Union. We've compiled it all into one long ovation.
Oliver Noble
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Expert Witness with Robert Christgau

Now That's What I Call Expert Witness with Robert Christgau!

The Dean of American Rock Critics reviews 'Now That's What I Call 90s Pop,' 'Now That's What I Call Tailgate Anthems,' and some extra stocking fillers.
Robert Christgau

We Need to Stop Tiny Robot Sumo-Wrestling

...Before it's too late.
Nathaniel Ainley
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Mister Saturday Night Announce Compilation to Celebrate 250 Parties

'Mister Saturday Night: Then and Now' features Marcellus Pittman, ESB, Baba Stiltz, and more.
Alexander Iadarola

Exploring the Fevered Experiments of Brazil's Most Overlooked Musicians

Music From Memory's 'Outro Tempo' compilation captures the post-dictatorship sounds of expression and release.
Robert Greer
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Listen to Jock Club's Leveled Up Remix from Kudatah's New Compilation

The Arizona native's off-kilter "Spark Plug (Mad Money Reshuffle)" will appear on the Canadian collective's upcoming release.
Michael Rancic
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Panteros666 Unleashes a "Post-Hardstyle" Heater On Casual Gabberz' Essential New Compilation

Welcome to the gabber revival.
Michelle Lhooq
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Zeds Dead’s Label Deadbeats Is Dropping Its First Compilation

Check out the frenetic pixel-trap-grime of Pusher's "Mayweather (ft. Heckz)," and our quick chat with Zeds Dead.
Rachel Kraus

Quasi Bring in Carrie Brownstein, Corin Tucker, Steven Malkmus for 'Battle Hymns' Compilation

We spoke to Janet Weiss about the record and the decision to donate all proceeds to the ACLU, Planned Parenthood, and
Alex Robert Ross