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Streaming Music Is Like “Killing Elephants For Their Tusks” Says Blink-182 Guy

Everyone seems to want to voice their opinion on the merits of streaming music following Taylor Swift’s decision to pull her albums from Spotify. The latest to chime in is Blink-182 guitarist Tom DeLonge and he made a pretty weird comparison in a new interview with Faster Louder. “I tell people condoning streaming is like [...]

Shut Up, Dude: This Week’s Best And Worst Comments

This week we looked at 26 bands from the NYC rock resurgence of the ’00s (i.e., the bands that were cool when I started this blog 75 years ago). Meanwhile, several bands that were popular 20 years ago — Soundgarden, Faith No More, the Smashing Pumpkins — released surprisingly strong tracks. Chumped’s Teenage Retirement was [...]

Watch of Montreal’s Kevin Barnes Cover “Moonage Daydream” & “Hang Onto Yourself” At MCA Chicago’s “David Bowie Is” Exhibit

David Bowie’s career retrospective David Bowie Is made its U.S. debut at the Museum Of Contemporary Art Chicago just about two months ago when it kicked off with an official “David Bowie Day.” In that time, it’s become a hotspot for celebrities to visit while in the city: Usher brought his kids there this week, [...]

America’s Pear Farmers Thank Rick Ross

Rick Ross lost some weight recently thanks to a fruit-heavy diet (RossFit isn’t real, unfortunately), and when he proclaimed his love of pears to an interviewer last summer, he instantly became the stuff of Vine legend. Rozay’s “Shout out to all the pear” quote became one of 2014?s biggest memes — never mind that Ross [...]

The Future is Now: Adler Fellows' Concert

The annual event, from the press release: Tickets for The Future is Now: Adler Fellows Gala Concert are priced from $30 to $65 and may be purchased at sfopera.com or by calling the San Francisco Opera Box Office at (415) 864-3330. $15 Student Rush tickets are available on the day of the performance with valid ID (subject to availability). Show More Summary

Charli XCX Opens Up About Music, Her Style, And Being A Role Model In Seventeen Magazine

Charli XCX become known when her hit track Boom Clap played across the big screen in the tear jerking film, The Fault In Our Stars. The 22-year-old singer from the UK, opened up to Seventeen magazine in their December issue about building...Show More Summary

OG Maco – Fat Fuck

OG Maco fires off some subliminal shots on this Ryu Alexi produced record “Fat Fuck”. Previously: Key! ft. OG Maco – Give ‘Em Hell (OG Version)

Anamanaguchi share video for new single "Pop It," playing shows, opening for Dillon Francis at Barclays

Eight-bit champions Anamanaguchi released the helium-powered single "Pop It" earlier this fall which you may have heard recently in a Target commercial. The song just got a video that matches the style of the song, all candy colors and...

‘All Respect Due’: Review Of Run The Jewels’ ‘Run The Jewels 2’

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Mary-Kate And Ashley Olsen Discuss Their Fashion Line ‘The Row’ In ELLE Magazine’s Fashion Spotlight

Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen have become one of the most acclaimed fashion design teams since their first clothing line, The Row, back in 2004. “It’s hard to believe it’s been 10 years,” says Mary-Kate of The Row, named as an homage to the precision of Savile Row tailoring. Show More Summary

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

As we settle into winter and the year begins to wind down, there are fewer new releases to talk about a whole lot of old ones to dig through. This week brought in an array of singles suggesting that 2015 has some exciting releases to look forward to. There might even be a new Pusha [...]

Boosie BadAzz – ‘Life That I Dreamed Of’ Video

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mp3: Hamilton Leithauser, “Room for Forgiveness”

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AUDIO: Kristin Hoffman’s “The Magic (Rise Of Troy Remix)”

Already being compared to people like Massivei Attack, Imogen Heap, and Sigor Ros, Kristin Hoffman is a singer/composer/producer who creates her style of pop on her own terms, carrying her influences everywhere she goes, then goes elsewhere. She has done her share of major label work with other artists before but now she’s planning on […]

Film Review: Force Majeure

A finely-honed dark comedy and a character study of a family in turmoil.

Behind the Scenes of “The Rap Monument” (NYC Edition)

In this second behind the scenes clip from the creation of the sprawling 30-artist “Rap Monument” track, we get a look at the New York City recording sessions. Raekwon, Prodigy, Action Bronson, Retchy P, Meyhem Lauren, Bodega Bamz, Rockie Fresh, Flatbush Zombies, World’s Fair and Vado all show up to lay verses. Previously: Behind the […]

New: Rick Ross X French Montana, “Headache”

A bonus track from Billionaire Read more articles like "New: Rick Ross X French Montana, “Headache”" on PMA - Pretty Much Amazing. The post New: Rick Ross X French Montana, “Headache” appeared first on PMA - Pretty Much Amazing.

Great Job, Internet!: Someone mashed up Lisa Loeb’s “Stay” and Sam Smith’s “Stay With Me”

For many Internet mash-up artists, it’s simply enough if two song titles share a word to create a fusion of the two. And for many Internet mash-ups, this is a god awful premise for creating something good, interesting, or even tolerable. Show More Summary

Video: Skrillex, “Fuck That”

More like a short film really Read more articles like "Video: Skrillex, “Fuck That”" on PMA - Pretty Much Amazing. The post Video: Skrillex, “Fuck That” appeared first on PMA - Pretty Much Amazing.

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