7 days ago | Hip-Hop
March 2015 may go down as one of the greatest months in hip-hop history. Along with the new projects from Kendrick Lamar, Action Bronson and Earl Sweatshirt, rap fans were treated to another surprise that's just as unexpected: Chief Keef teaming w...
19 days ago | Hip-Hop
This Saturday night, the Epicenter Festival looks to party like it's 1999, and we're not talking Prince. In one of the most aggressive music lineups we've ever seen, the Forum is set to be rocked by an intimidating lineup from the other side of th...
1 month ago | Metal
Every listener has guilty pleasure songs. Those recordings that we just find irresistible, despite several red flags to our better judgment. Mr Big’s “To Be With You” should qualify as the guiltiest of guilty pleasures, but we feel no shame rockin...
2 months ago | Battle Rap
Rap and comedy haven’t intersected much over the years. Outside of the occasional punchline, hip-hop hasn’t often welcomed the idea of being “funny.” But the past two years have seen something of a hip-hop comedy explosion. One of the first to rea...
2 months ago | Awards Shows
Last night 57th Annual Grammy Awards hypnotized the music industry with 23 performances, 83 awards and thousands upon thousands of “I CAN’T BELIEVE THEY GAVE IGGY A GRAMMY” tweets unreleased. The pending backlash of what some believed was inevitab...
2 months ago | Music Television
This Thursday night, Feb. 5, the House of Blues Sunset Strip plays home to MTV’s Artists to Watch showcase. Five brand-spankin’ new artists will be performing sets across a fairly wide range of genres. Now that we’re two sentences into the descrip...