| May 1, 2012
| 12:20 PM
**** (out of four)
Santi White is a badass. There’s no other way to express the feeling you get from listening to her first full-length since 2008's "Santogold," back when that was her stage name. For "Master of My Make-Believe," Santigold reunites...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 3:45 PM
Just a few hours after Lollapalooza three-day passes went on sale (and sold out in less than 20 minutes), reports of ads on the Red and Blue Line hinting at headliners for the 2012 fest started trickling in.
Listen to our Spotify playlist of all of the...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 8:41 PM
The 2012 Lollapalooza lineup to be announced Wednesday reaffirms that the culture of DJs and electronic artists is catching up with rock as a live attraction on the lucrative summer festival circuit.
Two of the rock headliners for the Aug. 3-5...
| May 22, 2012
| 1:13 PM
Jay-Z has decided to go vintage for his upcoming Made In America music festival.
The hip-hop mogul revealed Tuesday that he's tapped Pearl Jam to headline the upcoming Philadelphia fest along with him.
The Seattle rockers will play for one night only...
| Feb 1, 2012
| 2:11 PM
Electric Forest, the music festival that superseded the Rothbury Music Festival, has announced the artist 2012 lineup.
The festival is being held June 28 to July 1 at the Double JJ Ranch in Rothbury, Michigan.
Some highlights of the lineup included Girl...
| Aug 7, 2009
"We did a string of shows a couple of years ago and started to notice that something extraordinary was happening in the U.S.," says Karl Hyde, frontman for pioneering British electronic music outfit Underworld, in regards to the resurgence of dance...
| Jun 7, 2009
Voyeurism never gets dull. Tabloids have us reveling in celebrity mishaps, but an emptiness always follows. We want to know what really moves the people we admire. Take our über-compilation of song lists to elevate the dialogue at your next salon. I mean,...
| Nov 16, 2009
| 4:34 PM
Melanie Fiona is hoarse for a reason. The 26-year-old Guyanese-Canadian songstress has been on a grueling promotional tour for her debut album, â€śThe Bridge,â€ť which hit stores Tuesday. Sheâ€™s performed on BETâ€™s â€ś106 and Park,â€ť â€śGood Day New...
| Feb 22, 2010
| 4:34 PM
Monday night, Devo will publicly launch the marketing campaign for its forthcoming album -- its first in 20 years -- when the Los Angeles-via-Ohio band performs at the Olympics in Vancouver, Canada. With the release of the album not due......
| Mar 12, 2010
| 4:34 PM
An industry conference with a borderline spring-break-type atmosphere, the annual South by Southwest Festival in Austin, Texas, opens this weekend with interactive and film events. The music business and the media won't descend upon the Texas capital...
| Apr 4, 2010
| 9:32 PM
Rating: 2 stars (out of 4) So whatâ€™s David Byrne up to now? Would you believe trying to put himself in Imelda Marcosâ€™ shoes --- all 2,700 of them? The former Philippine empress is best known for the mind-boggling collection......
| May 18, 2010
| 4:35 PM
New Wave survivor Devo wanted its comeback album to be decided by a committee of sorts. The plan, outlined principal Gerald Casale, was to have fans choose the track list, allowing them to hear and vote on multiple takes of......