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Exclusive: Stream Nuela Charles’ New “Songs That Meant More To Me After Hearing Them Live” Playlist

By: Staff – To celebrate Nuela Charles’ new single “Troublemaker”, the acclaimed alt-soul singer/songwriter curated a new playlist that chronicles a list of tracks that meant more to her after she heard them live.  “Troublemaker” is the second single from her upcoming EP to be released this Fall. It was written and produced by Charles and production … Continue reading

Interview: Dame Dash Talks “Honor Up”, Aaliyah, and working with Kanye West

By: Allison Kugel– The life of Dame Dash appears to be an epic triumph to some, a Shakespearean tragedy to others. It depends on where you’re standing when you look at him. After speaking with the hip hop mogul turned entrepreneur and filmmaker, I can tell you Dame Dash’s story is more nuanced and complex; … Continue reading

Photos: The Meadows 2017 – Jay-Z, Two Door Cinema Club, Tegan And Sara

Photos by: Alx Bear –  Day one of The Meadows Festival 2017 took place last night (Sept. 15th) at Citi Field in New York City, and featured performances by acclaimed hip-hop artist Jay-Z, who released his thirteenth album, 4:44, on June 30th, 2017 via Roc Nation, Irish indie rock trio Two Door Cinema Club, who released their third … Continue reading

Photos: Made in America Festival 2017 – Jay-Z, The Chainsmokers, Run The Jewels

Photos by: Saidy Lopez & Kevin Mazur –  Day two of the 2017 Made In America Festival at the Benjamin Franklin Parkway in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on September 3rd featured performances by acclaimed hip-hop artist Jay-Z, who released his thirteenth album, 4:44, on June 30th, 2017 via Roc Nation, EDM duo The Chainsmokers, who released their debut album, Memories…..Do Not Open, … Continue reading

Made In America Festival Announces 2017 Lineup

By: Staff – The Jay Z-curated Made In America Music Festival will return for its sixth year from September 2-3 at Philadelphia’s Benjamin Franklin Parkway. This year’s lineup includes Jay Z himself,  alongside J. Cole, The Chainsmokers, Solange, Run The Jewels, Little Dragon, Sampha, Pusha T, Stormzy, Beach Slang, Mannequin Pussy, and Downtown Boys. Tickets are … Continue reading

Photos: Virgil Abloh @ Uniun Nightclub

Photos by: Anton Mak – DJ Virgil Abloh, who is the founder of the Milan-based fashion label Off-White, and who received a Grammy Award nomination for Best Recording Package for his work on the 2012 Jay-Z / Kanye West album Watch the Throne, performed at Uniun Nightclub in Toronto last night.

5 Must-See Artists at The Meadows Festival 2017

By: Staff – The Meadows Music And Arts Festival returns to City Field in Queens, New York from September 15th to 17th. This fall, the festival is expanding to a third day of music, art, food, and entertainment, and will featuring Jay-Z, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Gorillaz, Future, Nas, Bassnectar, Weezer, Run The Jewels, M.I.A., Erykah Badu, and … Continue reading

Meadows Music Festival Announces 2017 Lineup

By: Staff – The Meadows Music Festival has announced the lineup for its second edition, taking place September 15th to 17th in Queens, New York at the Citi Field complex. This fall, the festival is expanding to a third day of music, art, food, and entertainment. Jay-Z, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Gorillaz, Future, Nas, Bassnectar, Weezer, … Continue reading

Interview: Michael Franti talks charity, solo vs festival gigs, and the importance of voting

By: Josh Terzino – Michael Franti knows all about the power of music. He knows how it can inspire, uplift and make people want to dance or cry. “Your mission in life should be to be yourself and to embrace the diversity of others” is a rule that the San Francisco based singer-songwriter-guitarist and philanthropist has diligently … Continue reading

Recap: The 2016 Prism Prize proves music videos are more relevant than ever

By: Daniel Gerichter (@ZenDonut) – In his speech (and tribute) to Director X for his Special Achievement award, Kardinal Offishall made a key distinction between the MMVAs or MTV VMAs and the Prism Prize. “The MMVAs reward songs. They don’t really care about cinematography or art direction.” But that’s exactly what we were all there to praise … Continue reading