Who Will Survive in America? Kanye West's Hybridization of Hip-Hop

Who Will Survive in America? Kanye West's Hybridization of Hip-Hop

By Ed Ledsham

3 Jun 2015 // 2:02 AM

Kanye West's melding of multiple genres into the hip-hop fold is a complex act that challenges the dominant white notions of what constitutes true "art" music....

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Keller Williams Huffs a Musical 'Vape' With His New Record

By Greg M. Schwartz

1 Jun 2015 // 9:07 AM

Two decades into his career, Keller Williams still feels more like a summer tour pal that anyone can relate to, rather than a distant rock star. ...

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My Morning Jacket Catches Another Interesting Wave>

“Jim had a great voice in our early 20s, but it’s crazy to hear how it’s grown over the years,” the bassist says....

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2015 Nelsonville Music Festival - 28-31 May, 2015 (Photos)>

Merle Haggard, St. Vincent, and the Flaming Lips headed up another eclectic year at Ohio's Nelsonville Music Festival....

Kiasmos: 26 May 2015 - Rough Trade NYC (Photos)>

St. Vincent, Beck, and More Heat Up Boston Calling on Memorial Day Weekend>

Los Lobos Brought the Jams for the Benefit of PBS on Cinco de Mayo>

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Pop Unmuted Podcast: Resilience, Melancholy, and Rihanna's "American Oxygen" with Dr. Robin James

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"Pop Unmuted talks to Dr. Robin James about her book Resilience and Melancholy: Pop Music, Feminism, Neoliberalism and Rihanna's latest hit "American Oxygen".

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