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In an interview with New Musical Express, Ruban Nielson of Kiwi psychedelic-rock band Unknown Mortal Orchestra (UMO) said he wanted the band’s fourth full-length LP, “Sex and Food,” to exist outside of the overwhelmingly “political space” the world was becoming. ...

Right before I left for college, John Mayer wrote me a letter on a plane. The story is less interesting than it sounds, but it’s still one of my favorites to tell. It is my go to “fun fact” when ...

There’s a connective tissue that exists between each and every iteration of mainstream pop. As guitars give way to synthesizers and tastes change, one thing remains constant: people like their music loud with every single moment filled to the brim ...

The Migos, a rap trio from north Atlanta, are having their biggest year ever. Known for their hit singles “Versace” with Drake and “Fight Night,” as well as their role in the creation and popularization of the dab dance, Migos ...

      Courtesy of Rolling Stone In 1994, Weezer released their self-titled debut (more commonly known as The Blue Album). It was instantly hailed by critics and fans alike for its compelling mix of guitar-driven ferocity and accessible pop ...

It’s close to midnight, and you’re in your car by yourself. You’ve been driving along an interstate highway for God knows how many hours now. You haven’t seen a single soul for the last hundred miles. You look outside for ...

Childish Gambino, or Donald Glover, demonstrated his multifacetedness with past album releases in genres ranging from rap and hip-hop to R&B.  However, Awaken, My Love! completely disregards these old sounds by incorporating strong psychedelic funk and soul influences with rock ...

Bubblegum pop, as it used to be, is largely dead. For years, massively hybridized electronic dance music (EDM) songs meant for instant delivery to the club have dominated the airways. The sugary synths and smooth bass lines that were once ...

When we first met Justin Vernon in 2007, he had just escaped isolation. His debut album, For Emma, Forever Ago (2007), was recorded in his father’s hunting cabin outside of Medford, Wis., where he stayed for three months to reflect ...