//Reviews
//Features
Getting the Poison-to-Punch Ratio Just Right: Mini Mansions Steps Into the Limelight

Getting the Poison-to-Punch Ratio Just Right: Mini Mansions Steps Into the Limelight

By Erin Stevenson

28 Jul 2015 // 9:00 AM

Mini Mansions discusses the band's current/future efforts, the sometimes-arduous process of writing compelling lyrics, and the intimate interrelationship they maintain to pop, music, and the wider culture of major-label work. ...

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Hiding in Plain Sight: The Curious Legacy of Outkast

By Raj Gopal

27 Jul 2015 // 2:02 AM

When it comes to hip-hop, everyone remembers who kicked down the front door -- but no one remembers who opened the windows....

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//News

Reaction to Nicki Minaj’s VMA Gripe Proves Her Point>

“If I was a different ‘kind’ of artist, “Anaconda” would be nominated for best choreo and vid of the year as well,” Nicki Minaj wrote in one tweet....

Apple Music Streaming Service: Clunky, Cool, Catchy>

Disclosure Gets Ready to Shake Up EDM. Or Maybe Just Have Some Cheesecake>

Leon Russell Joins Release of Les Blank's 'A Poem Is a Naked Person' Documentary>

//Events

The Forecastle Festival Louisville, KY (Day Three)>

It was a hot time in the old time tonight as Widespread Panic, Modest Mouse, TWEEDY, and more put the cap on Louisville's riverfront festival. ...

Basement Jaxx Jam in the Craziness at Summerstage>

Forecastle Festival: Louisville, KY (Day Two)>

Los Angeles Film Festival 2015>

//Mixed media
//Blogs

Speak of the Blue Devil: The Moody Grooves of Andy Kayes

// Sound Affects

"Andy Kayes' latest album of mercurial hip-hop finds the rapper putting the boom back in boom bap, one beat at a time.

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