(Source: whatevelyn)




defjamblr:

Nardwuar vs Gunplay




arts-crafts:

You can legitimately buy Kevin Drew body butter here.




Read Stuart Berman's Best New Music review of the War on Drugs' best album yet, Lost in the Dream.

(Source: Spotify)



Real Estate at Austin’s Central Presbyterian Church for Pitchfork’s SXSW showcase. Photo by Tonje Thilesen.

Real Estate at Austin’s Central Presbyterian Church for Pitchfork’s SXSW showcase. Photo by Tonje Thilesen.



Future Islands at Pitchfork’s SXSW day party by Trent Maxwell—check out more shots from the show here.

Future Islands at Pitchfork’s SXSW day party by Trent Maxwell—check out more shots from the show here.



Read Lindsay Zoladz's Best New Music review of Perfect Pussy’s searing debut album, Say Yes to Love.

Read Lindsay Zoladz's Best New Music review of Perfect Pussy’s searing debut album, Say Yes to Love.



Blood Orange at Festival NRMAL by Erez Avissar.


Read Paul Thompson's review of Joyland, the second album from Canadian coldwave act Trust.

(Source: Spotify)



Listen to the full version of the Prince/Zooey Deschanel collaboration "FALLINLOVE2NITE", which was teased during The Purple One’s recent “New Girl” appearance.

Listen to the full version of the Prince/Zooey Deschanel collaboration "FALLINLOVE2NITE", which was teased during The Purple One’s recent “New Girl” appearance.




bloodorangeforever:

Watch Le1f perform live on Letterman with a live band lead by me. Enjoy! 



Read Nate Patrin's review of the latest collaboration between Madlib and Freddie Gibbs, Piñata.

Read Nate Patrin's review of the latest collaboration between Madlib and Freddie Gibbs, Piñata.



"As more and more of our daily interactions become text-based—people preferring texting to phone calls, workplaces that rely heavily email and instant messaging—we’re developing ways to stretch our written language so it can communicate more nuance, so we can tell people what we mean without accidentally leading them on or pissing them off. Periods have become more forceful, commas less essential, and over the last few years, the hashtag has morphed into something resembling the fabled sarcasm font—the official keystroke of irony."

Lindsay Zoladz breaks down "The #Art of the Hashtag"—and which musicians are taking advantage of its culture-jamming potential—in her latest Ordinary Machines column.



Check out our day parties at SXSW today and tomorrow and read all of our coverage of this year’s festival on The Pitch.

Check out our day parties at SXSW today and tomorrow and read all of our coverage of this year’s festival on The Pitch.



"When I was at NYU I had an etymology class, and there was a geography test. You had to pair the language with country, and I was one of five out of 100 people who passed the test, which just proved to me how little Americans are taught geography. But the class protested to the professor so much that he dropped that grade. I was like, ‘Wow, you should come to realize that you don’t know where anything is.’"

— Globally-minded electronic artist Fatima Al Qadiri talks to Carrie Battan about her debut album, why Lady and the Tramp is racist, and American myopia in our latest Update interview.