Important Questions Raised By...

The Stories Behind Homemade Mixtapes People Have Been Given

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

Blocboy JB Drops Short, Sharp New Mixtape 'Don't Think That'

Lil Uzi Vert and Hoodrich Pablo Juan both guest on the Memphis rapper's second release of the year.
Alex Robert Ross
Remembering Things

Giggs’s Early Mixtapes Were the Fuse That Sparked UK Rap

The pioneering 'Best of Giggs' series was akin to the Grand Theft Auto loading screen soundtrack, but set to the grey concrete streets of Peckham.
Francisco Garcia
Senior Superlatives

Let’s Listen to This Mixtape a PR Person Sent to Me By Mistake

This year, Waypoint is officially giving an Anonymous PR Person the “Most Likely To Become a DJ” Award.
Austin Walker

Welcome to Broadly Play: Personal Mixtapes from Your Favorite Artists

Introducing our new music series, where we'll be collaborating with some of the realest people in the industry to curate playlists.
Kat Aileen & Keenan MacWilliam
thump news

Die Antwoord's First Ever Mixtape Is Salacious As Hell

It includes Die Antwoord's first official remixes as well.
Michael Scott Barron

Why Drake’s Mixtapes Changed the Game in a Way ‘Views’ Never Will

If you're reading this, you are probably with us in thinking that Drizzy does his best work on the mixtape format.
Beatrice Hazlehurst
NBA draft

Who Is Thon Maker, The NBA Draft's Gangly Mystery Man?

Thon Maker is 19 years old, 7'1, and star of one of the most memorable mixtapes on YouTube. In the NBA Draft, none of that will matter as much as how he can play.
John Wilmes

We Spoke to Tiiiiiiiiiip, One of the Producers From the Unreasonably Good 'Helper' Mixtape

The highlight of April Fools' 2016.
Craig Jenkins

Cardi B's 'Gangsta Bitch Music Vol. 1' Is the First Good Record to Come Out of 'Love and Hip-Hop'

It's wall-to-wall trap beats and scammer scriptures.
Craig Jenkins

CGI Fractal Film Is Like a Morphing Pandora's Box

Julius Horsthuis compiles the best of his past fractal films into the glorious bundle, 'Fractalicious 3.'
Emerson Rosenthal
Holy Shit

Stream Ratking Rapper Wiki's Blistering New Solo Mixtape 'Lil Me'

It features contributions from his Ratking buddies as well as Skepta, Antwon, Kaytranada, Harry Fraud, SKYWLKR, and more.
Craig Jenkins