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Blood Orange Dev Hynes Freetown Sound

NOW HEAR THIS: Blood Orange’s new LP makes the personal intensely political

Jun 28, 2016

PLUS: Vic Mensa stands up for LGBT rights and Toronto's BABY CAGES channel rough water.

not dead yet

This new doc on Toronto’s DIY punk scene probes what a festival should do for its city

Jun 28, 2016

Collective Unconsciousness: The Not Dead Yet Story chronicles a punk and hardcore festival’s refreshing attitude in a city dominated by dinosaurs.

Kanye West Famous Vincent Desiderio

The artist who inspired Kanye West’s “Famous” gives his analysis

Jun 28, 2016

Like Degas said, a well-constructed painting should be plotted like the perfect crime.

tokyo police club

Tokyo Police Club (and friends) played the same song for 12 hours straight

Jun 27, 2016

"PCH" got played in infinite variations, including some help from members of Dilly Dally, The Elwins, and more.

spider-man

Someone made a seamless mix of background music from the original Spider-Man series

Jun 27, 2016

Fans have been tracking down the soundtrack to the 1967 cartoon show for decades. This is the next best thing.

NOW HEAR THIS: River Tiber breathes life into Selena Gomez’ “Kill Em With Kindness”

Jun 24, 2016

PLUS: more groovy basslines from Miguel and Harrison.

No Dance law Japan

Japan has finally lifted its 68-year-old “no dancing” law

Jun 23, 2016

It's no longer illegal to boogie down after midnight.