When this decade began, MP3s still reigned supreme. Now, at the end of it, a song is no longer even a file — it’s ephemera, on every streaming service and available to hear in myriad ways. For better and worse, the song (and the single) have become the norm for the general public’s music consumption. More »
Last night was an action-packed evening in late-night TV. Jimmy Kimmel had a surprise Kanye West appearance, and he also aired a comedy bit with his competitor Jimmy Fallon. As for Fallon, he hosted a whole lot of rappers on his show. Last night’s Tonight Show musical guests were Brockhampton, who recently released … More »
Brockhampton released their latest album, Ginger, a couple weeks ago. They performed on The Ellen Show for the first time today, bringing along the tender album cut “Sugar.” They really leaned into the boy band vibes, sitting on stage and getting up one by one to croon their verses. An appropriate set-up for … More »
A widely publicized study this year confirmed what anyone paying attention to the industry has long known: Country music is a boys’ club. Back in April, USC’s Annenberg Inclusion Initiative published its study No Country For Female Artists: Artist & Songwriter Gender On Popular Country Charts From 2014 To 2018, which found that … More »
Brockhampton are showing no signs of slowing down. Late last month, the self-proclaimed “boy band” announced that their fifth studio album, Ginger, would be out in August. And sure enough, it’s available now. The group is also livestreaming their Friday Therapy album release show (with special guests!) tonight on their YouTube channel. More »
Tonight at midnight, the much-loved West Coast rap “boy band” Brockhampton will release their new album Ginger, The follow-up to last year’s Iridescence. For the past few weeks, they’ve released a new single, with an accompanying low-budget video, every Thursday morning. The first three of those songs — “I … More »
Tyler the Creator just announced the lineup for the annual Camp Flog Gnaw festival. As always, the roster features an assortment of revered hip-hop and alternative acts like Solange, Daniel Caesar, and a headling set from Tyler himself. Another headliner has yet to be revealed at this point.
There are also more than a few welcome surprises in the form of old-school veterans like yasiin bey as well as inspiring new talents like slowthai. Rounding out the lineup are Odd Future Wolf Gang team members Earl Sweatshirt, Taco, Domo Genesis, Left Brain and The Internet.
Camp Flog Gnaw 2019 will take place November 9 and 10 at the grounds of Dodger Stadium. Tickets are now on sale.
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Brockhampton released their most recent album, Iridescence, last fall. Frontman Kevin Abstract put out his own solo album, ARIZONA BABY, earlier this year. And late last month, the self-proclaimed “boy band” announced that their fifth studio album, Ginger, would be out in August. They’ve since shared two new singles, … More »
Last week, Brockhampton released their first song of 2019, “I BEEN BORN AGAIN.” The track comes from their new album Ginger, which comes out later this month. Today, they share the second single from the forthcoming release. “IF YOU PRAY RIGHT” comes with a surreal Kevin Abstract-directed music video. Watch and listen below. More »