Music

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Culture

LOOK AT US is the zine celebrating LA’s queer Black creative underground

Curated by experimental musician Jupiter Black, we meet the brilliant but under-appreciated artists, healers and performers profiled in their latest issue.
Frankie Dunn
14 hours ago
Music

Pop Smoke’s posthumous debut album and everything else worth listening to

The best new music in one essential playlist.
Frankie Dunn
3 days ago
The Faith in Chaos Issue

Krule Summer: How King Krule became the sound of a generation

At a pub in south London the day coronavirus is declared a global health pandemic, King Krule discusses 'Man Alive!', an album that punctuated the beginning of a new world.
Ryan White
7.1.20
Music

Kanye just released Wash Us In The Blood featuring Travis Scott

The track is the first release from his forthcoming album, 'God’s Country'.
Frankie Dunn
6.30.20
Music

16 incredible albums you might have missed so far in 2020

As we hit the halfway mark on the year, here are some musical gems -- released from January to June -- that may have slipped under your radar.
Douglas Greenwood
6.30.20
Opinion

K-pop activism makes headlines but Black fans' experience is more complex

They’ve been pushing the movement from within, but the complicated reality for Black fans is continually ignored in fandoms littered with racism and problematic faves.
Stitch
6.30.20
The Faith in Chaos Issue

Na-Kel Smith: "I’m learning a whole new way of thinking"

The skater/actor/musician talks to Paloma Elsesser about success, seclusion and trying not to spiral for our created-in-quarantine summer issue.
Paloma Elsesser
6.29.20
Music

Megan Thee Stallion’s new banger and everything else worth listening to

A playlist of the best new music this week.
Frankie Dunn
6.26.20
News

BLACKPINK are back, baby

Their new single ‘How You Like That’? We aren’t worthy :’((((
Douglas Greenwood
6.26.20
Music

10 Things you need to know about alt-pop polymath Jean Dawson

The 24-year-old LA artist on anime, music piracy and his electrifying new video for 'CLEAR BONES'.
Jenna Mahale
6.25.20
The Faith in Chaos Issue

Arca: “We’re all transitioning: from birth to death, it’s inevitable“

The artist tells i-D about her new brilliant new album, KiCk i, accompanied by remote portraits by Juergen Teller.
Frankie Dunn
6.25.20
News

The Black Music Action Coalition demand an end to racism in the industry

Cardi B, Lil Nas X, Billie Eilish, Travis Scott, Lady Gaga and Rosalía have all backed an open letter calling for urgent action.
Frankie Dunn
6.24.20
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