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Photos: Panorama Music Festival 2016 – Kendrick Lamar, The National, Blood Orange

Photos by: Panorama Music Festival – Day two of the 2016 Panorama Music Festival on Randall’s Island in New York City on July 23rd featured performances by Los Angeles-based rapper Kendrick Lamar, who released his fourth album, To Pimp a Butterfly, on March 23rd, 2015 via Interscope, Brooklyn-based indie rock quintet The National, who released their sixth album, Trouble Will Find Me, … Continue reading

Interview: SonReal talks “The Name EP”, living on the road, and music videos

By: Lucy Sky – T his year alone, Vancouver’s own SonReal crossed Canada with Classified, is now going through the U.S. playing a sold out tour with Jon Bellion, and has recorded a new EP, which is set to drop on August 12th. The forthcoming The Name EP is definitely a SonReal album, in that it has … Continue reading

Album Review: Schoolboy Q – “Blank Face LP”

By: Emmett Robinson Smith –     It’s refreshing – and at times jarring – to listen to Schoolboy Q in the context of his peers. His vivid observations and nasty braggadocio make his realism and immediacy contrast the likes of Kendrick Lamar, who deals largely in metaphor, and Drake, who postures as the god of … Continue reading

FYF Fest announces 2016 lineup

By: Staff – FYF Fest has announced its 2016 lineup. Taking place from August 27-28 at Exposition Park in Los Angeles, the 13th annual FYF Fest will feature headlining performances from Kendrick Lamar, LCD Soundsystem, Tame Impala, and Grace Jones along with additional performances from Anohni doing her first LA performance for Hopelessness, Blood Orange, Vince Staples, Young Thug, Charles Bradley, Grimes, Rae Sremmurd, Beach … Continue reading

Kendrick Lamar releases surprise album “untitled unmastered”

By: Staff – Kendrick Lamar has released a surprise album titled untitled unmastered tonight (March 3). Listen to it here. Every element of Kendrick Lamar’s unedited unmastered tells you something about the Compton MC’s provocative, multi-layered genius. Take the contrast of the collection’s ultra-generic title and its attention-grabbing out-of-left-field release. Take the retro-futuristic, Funkadelic-inspired grooves that simmer … Continue reading

WayHome teases 2016 lineup with new 360° video

By: Staff – The Wayhome Music Festival has revealed a new 360° teaser for its 2016 line-up. Watch it below. Wayhome 2016 will be held July 22-24 at Burl’s Creek Event Grounds in Oro-Medonte, ON with tickets going on sale February 16th. Check out camping and ticket options here. Last year’s festival included performances from Sam Smith, Neil Young, Kendrick Lamar, … Continue reading

Watch the new Flying Lotus-scored short film “FUCKKKYOUUU”

By: Staff –   Following a series of exclusive festival appearances, watch the new Flying Lotus-scored short film “FUCKKKYOUUU” below. “FUCKKKYOUUU” deals with a time travelling lonely girl who finds love and comfort by connecting with her past self. Eventually faced with rejection she struggles with her identity and gender, and as time folds onto itself only one … Continue reading

Stream Reuben And The Dark’s new single “Heart In Two”

By: Staff – Following the release of their debut album, Funeral Sky, Reuben And The Dark have released a new single entitled “Heart In Two”. Stream it below. Produced by Funeral Sky’s Stephen Kozmeniuk (Kendrick Lamar, BANNERS, Madonna), and mixed by Matty Green (TV On The Radio, Lady Gaga, Ed Sheeran), “Heart In Two” showcases frontman Reuben Bullock’s growth as a songwriter, with new … Continue reading

Review/Photos: Life Is Beautiful Festival 2015 – Kendrick Lamar, Imagine Dragons, The Killers

By: Ronnie Livias | Photos by: Krystyn Bristol, & Jeff Kravitz –  The renowned Las Vegas-based Life Is Beautiful Festival kicked off their third annual music and arts festivities on Sept. 25th with a wonderland of bright lights, amazing food, tasty beverages and some of the best artists on the charts. With a three-day lineup including over 80 … Continue reading

Photos: Leeds Festival 2015 – The Libertines, Kendrick Lamar, Years & Years

Photos by: Priti Shikotra, Tom Martin, & Marc Sethi – The first day of the 2015 Leeds Festival featured performances by reunited UK indie rock band The Libertines, who will release their third album, Anthems for Doomed Youth, on September 11th, 2015 via Virgin EMI, which will feature the singles “Gunga Din”, and “Glasgow Coma Scale Blues”, … Continue reading