Want to see Lady Gaga play SXSW? Well you’re going to have to be bold.
Apple’s iTunes Festival has been a juggernaut of England’s festival scene for years and now it’s coming to America for the first time.
When Justin Timberlake was confirmed to be the headliner of the last MySpace Secret Show, it was no surprise that it would be the hottest ticket in Austin – well, besides Prince – on Saturday night (March […]
With so much of the music industry descending on Austin, Texas, this week, the South By Southwest conference can feel like the center of the universe to diehard music fans. From emerging bands looking for […]
Jay-Z doubles-up on his Beyoncé references with his latest verse, a feature on Kendrick Lamar‘s remix of “B**** Don’t Kill My Vibe” from Lamar’s debut album, good kid m.A.A.d. city. Young Guru, Jay-Z’s longtime engineer, previewed the track […]
Lupe Fiasco is the latest in a long line of artists to take a job outside of the studio and off the main stage. The outspoken rapper is the new creative director of Higi, a […]
Jay-Z will be coming to a computer monitor near you with a live streaming concert via Youtube, as part of the this year’s SXSW music festival.
Sure, it might be a little premature to package your debut record as Finally Famous, but to our delight the 20-something rapper from Detroit, MI., is actually pretty promising. He’s got some big A-list artists […]
Admired by aspiring underground hip-hop groups, the genre bending duo [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Chiddy Bang [/lastfm]represents what it takes to be a chart-busting rap band today. Their video for the [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]MGMT [/lastfm]sampled “Opposite of Adults” was […]
There was a lot of hype leading up to [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Kanye West[/lastfm]‘s SXSW performance Saturday night, and from the looks of it, he sure did deliver. West performed at an abandoned power plant in Austin, […]