Moog previews exclusive Moogfest synth, the Subharmonicon

You’ll have to build it yourself though. Moog has offered a sneak preview of the exclusive synth that a few lucky Moogfest attendees will be able to build at the festival next month: the Subharmonicon. According to Moog, the Subharmonicon is inspired by the two of the earliest electronic musical instruments – the Trautonium and the

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Modeselektor announce new compilation featuring Actress, rRoxymore, Vatican Shadow

An exclusive collection of 17 tracks. Modeselektor are set to release the fourth volume of their Modeselektion compilation series. Out June 1, Modeselektion Vol. 04 unites a diverse array of artists, including Actress, rRoxymore, Vatican Shadow, Solid Blake, Peder Mannerfelt and Claude Speeed on a 17-track collection of original songs. “The choice of tracks is

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Against Me!'s Laura Jane Grace Shares New Song "Park Life Forever"

Against Me!‘s Laura Jane Grace has traded her throat-shredding punk for something entirely cuter on the new track “Park Life Forever.” The song was created in partnership with the mobile recording company Spire, and pairs gentle acoustic guitars with drum machines. Grace’s daughter Evelyn also appears on the song. Watch a short documentary about the making

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Mamamoo's Whee In Releases Groovy Solo Single 'Easy'

K-pop singer Whee In (also known as Wheein) released her solo track “Easy” on Tuesday (April 17). A groovy alt R&B tune, the single features rapper Sik-K. Beginning with a soft “You don’t know me” and a gentle melody, the rhythmic beat picks up and the Mamamoo member delivers airy, yet dramatic, vocals as she

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Deafheaven Unveil New Album 'Ordinary Corrupt Human Love,' Share Epic 12-Minute Track

California black metal experimenters Deafheaven have been uncharacteristically silent since the release of 2015’s excellent New Bermuda, but that’s set to change with the arrival of their fourth album this year. Today, we get our first taste of their new album Ordinary Corrupt Human Love with the 12-minute epic “Honeycomb.” The song offers everything we’ve come to

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Kendrick Lamar to Headline Hot 97's 25th Summer Jam

Lil Wayne, A$AP Ferg, Tory Lanez, Swizz Beatz & Friends, Remy Ma, Rich the Kid, Megan Ryte & Friends, A Boogie and Hood Celebrityy have also been announced as performers for the main stage. New York-based hip-hop radio hub Hot 97 announced its 2018 Summer Jam lineup on Monday (April 16). Kendrick Lamar will headline

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Los Angeles Azules Conquer Coachella, Prepare for Chella Show With Cuco & More

The inaugural Goldenvoice showcase includes Helado Negro & Ocho Ojos at Riverside County Fairgrounds on Thursday. Los Ángeles Azules made their Coachella debut over the weekend and it got the crowds up and moving whether they were die-hard fans of the Mexican band or newbies getting acquainted with their command of cumbias and cool swagger. “It

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Party Favor Brings Jamie Foxx, Tyga, & Rich the Kid at Coachella

Being the biggest stage in music, you just don’t know who might turn up at Coachella. This weekend, artists, fans and celebrities of all kinds touched down in Indio, California for the 2018 edition of Coachella. We’re all aware that Whethan brought out Mason Ramsey while Alison Wonderland brought Trippie Redd. However, no one knew Party Favor

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Diplo May Be Creating Another Supergroup with Labrinth & Sia

Does Diplo ever stop? It appears that the answer is no. Shortly after the release of his new EP, California, and the creation of his new SiriusXM channel, Diplo has taken to Instagram with another teaser of an upcoming project titled, ‘LSD‘, with Labrinth and Sia. 💣 @siamusic @labrinth A post shared by diplo (@diplo) on

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Jason Aldean Makes 'You Make It Easy' Look Easy at ACM Awards 2018

After opening the 2018 ACM Awards on Sunday night (April 15) by paying tribute to the victims of the fatal shootings at the Route 91 Festival in Las Vegas last October, Jason Aldean returned to the stage for a stripped-down performance of his latest single “You Make It Easy.” Aldean did a vocals-first, theatrics-last take

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2018 ACM Nominations: Chris Stapleton Leads the Pack, But There's a Few Surprises

Chris Stapleton continues to reap the industry benefits for his creative labors, as the singer-songwriter leads the pack with eight nominations for the 53rd Annual Academy of Country Music Awards – announced Thursday morning (March 1) on CBS This Morning.     The singer keeps dazzling critics and fans alike, and his music is making a well-deserved dent

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It's OK if Cardi B and Nicki Minaj don't like each other

Less than a week after Cardi B released her deft debut Invasion of Privacy, Nicki Minaj stoked the rumors of beef between the two rappers by releasing two new tracks that could conceivable be aimed at Cardi. After Nicki’s tense, and seemingly confessional, interview on Zane Lowe’s Beats 1 show, Claire Lobenfeld trims the fat

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Kid Cudi Returns With A New Cut, “The Rage”

It’s been a long road to recovery for Kid Cudi and while we wait word on that rumored collaborative album with Kanye West, he’s coming through with a new cut off the soundtrack for the upcoming movie Rampage. Dumping rhymes like “Call the don, I’m embracing it to the core/Forced in a fight and get

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Nic Fanciulli Releases The Official Trailer For WE ARE THE NIGHT

In 2015 Nic Fanciulli set out on an impressive tour. He traveled 25,000 around the world over ten days, playing eight different shows in eight different countries. At the time it was the most ambitious projects in dance music, even though we now see DJs like Claptone playing three shows on three different continents in

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Willie Thrasher Shares Humboldt Broncos Tribute "Little Town in Saskatchewan"

Last Friday (April 5), 16 people were killed when a semi-trailer truck collided with the team bus of the Humboldt Broncos, a junior hockey team from Saskatchewan. Artists have come forward in the days since the crash with tributes both musical and monetary, and Inuit songwriter Willie Thrasher has now shared one of his own. Thrasher has shared

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Miss Bolivia Talks Feminism, Writing Her First Punk Song: Interview

Argentine singer Miss Boli (real name: Paz Ferreyra) talks to Billboard Argentina about the future of the music industry, feminism and writing her first punk rock song: You're recording new songs, and you're considering not releasing it in a physical format. Where do you think the music industry, and this format, are going? I ask

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Meet Raymix: Billboard Latin Artist on the Rise

The electrocumbia has been reborn, this time through Raymix, a young Mexican singer/producer and this week’s Billboard Latin Artist on the Rise. In 2015, Raymix (born Edmundo Gómez Moreno) released his smash hit “Oye Mujer,” which has surpassed 197 million views on YouTube, but all this happened after the Mexican singer earned his college degree.

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Zayn is an International Man of Mystery in Epic 'Let Me' Watch

Zayn Malik is mixed up with some seriously bad hombres in the action thriller video for “Let Me,” the first single from the singer's upcoming second album. The high-production clip for the sensual R&B track dropped Thursday morning (Apr. 12) and it's the latest mini-thriller to drop Malik into an action scenario, in this case one seemingly inspired by the original narcotrafficers

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Kool Keith Talks New Dr. Octagon Project 'Moosebumps' & Why the Group Finally Returned After 22 Years

In 1996, the weird, wondrous underground hip-hop concept album Dr. Octagonecologyst earned its creators — rapper Kool Keith (Keith Matthew Thornton), producer Dan the Automator and DJ Qbert — critical and fan kudos for its groundbreaking creativity, heaping adjectives including “startling” and “original” on its auteurs. From the hallucinogenic, haunting soundscape of “Blue Flowers” to bizarrely humorous

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Dupri – Against The Clock

The West Coast producer goes Against The Clock.  Dupri – also known as GotDamnitDupri – is a member of League Of Starz, the West Coast production crew formed by Donte Blacksher, Tony Storey, Sorry Jaynari and more. He’s also got some tight production credits under his belt: Mozzy, G Perico, YFN Lucci and Dallas MC Cuban Doll

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TDE’s Punch Tweets “Cardi B Is 2Pac,” Mentions Have Been Pure Chaos Since

Top Dawg Entertainment president Terrence “Punch” Henderson definitely knows his music from all sides as both a rapper, producer, and executive. However, his tweet over the weekend comparing Cardi B to the late Tupac “2Pac” Shakur had folks hopping into his mentions with rage. “Cardi B is 2Pac,” Punch tweeted on Saturday. He followed that

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