Flying Lotus releases new track in year end Brainfeeder mix
Jan05

Flying Lotus releases new track in year end Brainfeeder mix

A decade ago,  kicked f his independent record label, where he set out to hone in on the left center intersections electronic music and instrumental hip-hop. Since then, the label’s signed experimental artists like , , Lapalux, , and more. Moving into 2018, Brainfeeder producer PBDY has released a new collection Brainfeeder tracks on a new mix, Brainfeeder 2017 ∞ 2018. In it’s description, PBDY’s referred to it...

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Hip-Hop and R&B Were the Most Dominant Genres in the U.S.
Jan05

Hip-Hop and R&B Were the Most Dominant Genres in the U.S.

Nielsen's 2017 year-end music report was released and as it turns out, hip-hop/R&B dominated (the two genres are counted as one by Nielsen). In fact, for the first time ever, hip-hop/R&B became the most dominant genre in the U.S. The genre hit the position in the July and held strong throughout the rest the year. Also, nine the top 10 most streamed artists were by hip-hop/R&B artists, including Lil Uzi Vert, Kendrick...

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Suge Knight Accuses Prosecutors of Wiretapping His Phone Calls
Jan05

Suge Knight Accuses Prosecutors of Wiretapping His Phone Calls

Marion “Suge” Knight, who is currently in jail awaiting his trial for murder, is accusing prosecutors and the Los Angeles Sheriff's Department eavesdropping into his phone conversations with his attorneys. According to U.K.’s Daily Mail, Suge filed a petition, alleging that prosecutors and the Sheriff’s Dept. “have secretly listened to every word” he’s had with his lawyers since Aug. 22, 2016. The former rap mogul contends that...

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Kanye West and Solange Appear in Helmut Lang Fashion Campaign
Jan05

Kanye West and Solange Appear in Helmut Lang Fashion Campaign

Style mavens Kanye West and Solange are huge fans fashion brand Helmut Lang and were eager to be part their new Exactitudes project. The series photos, shot by Exactitude founders Ari Versus and Ellie Uyttenbroek, features 12 Helmut Lang multigenerational fans, most notably including West and Solange Knowles. Each the fans are donning their own personal archival pieces from the brand along with pieces from Helmut Lang Re-Edition, a...

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Dancing Astronaut curates snow day playlist
Jan05

Dancing Astronaut curates snow day playlist

Chilling winds, below freezing temperatures, and endless snow strikes most the east coast today, as a serious blizzard — a veritable Bomb Cyclone — impacts millions people who struggle to stay warm amidst the chaos. In the thick the storm, many find it difficult to stay sane while cooped up indoors with limited activities to do. However, the Dancing Astronaut team has curated a snow day playlist that will cure your winter woes....

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