Sprite Launches “Fresh Faces” Campaign with Logic, WondaGurl, MadeinTYO & More

Sprite‘s relationship with hip hop continues. In 2016, they released their “Lyrical Collection” with Rakim, 2Pac, Missy Elliott and J. Cole. The following year, they launched the “Cold Lyrics” campaign with Vince Staples, DRAM, Vic Mensa, Kamaiyah, Kap G and Lil Yachty. And now, the beverage company has re-upped with the “Fresh Faces Series” featuring Logic,…

Create Playlists Simultaneously on Spotify, Apple Music, YouTube, Napster, More Free with Soundsgood

Playlist distribution and sharing app Soundgood has announced a new integration with Napster and an improved integration with Apple Music. The app, which enables playlist distribution and updates to multiple streamers simultaneously, is used by 19,000 influencers and music companies.  [embedded content] Along with thousands of musicians and playlisters, all three major label groups, Believe Digital,…

polaroids: Anemone + Men I Trust in Austin

Photos shot by Patrick Waites at the Mohawk in Austin, TX on Polaroid Originals instant film: Continue reading… Source: http://www.gorillavsbear.net/polaroids-anemone-men-i-trust-in-austin/

5 Reasons To Release Your Music On Vinyl

While it would have been hard to believe a decade ago, vinyl is back on the charts as a medium of music consumption. In this piece we look at the pros and cons of putting your music on vinyl, and why a format that may seem cumbersome and expensive just might be worth the investment….

Gillian Welch :: The Aquarium Drunkard Interview

Few songwriters cut to the core like Gillian Welch. Along with her musical partner David Rawlings, Welch pens songs that feel at once timeless and rooted in the deepest American musical traditions. For the Welch, traditional folk forms offer a language for approaching the human condition, a lens through which to view love, loss, death,…

Australia’s Paces Drops Music Video For “Call The 5-0”

Australia has a lot of incredible musical exports, but one of my favorites is a lesser known artist in the States that goes by the name of Paces. I found out about him thru his 2016 album Vacation; as he prepares to drop his next album ZAG in August, he’s dropping new singles like “Call The 5-0.” The…

Contests! Win NYC Tickets to Amen Dunes, Sleep, Deafheaven & more

Amen Dunes at Music Hall of Williamsburg (more by P Squared Who likes free tickets? Scroll down this whole page for the large list of our currently running contests! FIRST: Use the below form to win tickets to five shows at Brooklyn Steel: AMEN DUNES with U.S. GIRLS, DEAFHEAVEN with Drab Majesty & Uniform, SLEEP,…

Watch Gorgon City’s dreamlike video for ‘Go Deep’

by: Steph Evans Jun 19, 2018 Gorgon City has a new video to complement their latest single, “Go Deep.” Originally released in May 2018, the track features a uniquely U.K. house style — one that they’ve coined as their own since their debut in 2012. The video for “Go Deep” pulls filming techniques from the…

Melody’s Echo Chamber x gorilla vs. bear takeover: le rayon vert

le Rayon Vert (the green ray), i love all his movies, but this one stuck with me for some reason, the woman’s character is helpless, extremely sensitive, romantic and desperate, i love the Jules Verne ‘Rayon vert’s legend at the end. it’s graceful… — Melody Prochet Continue reading… Source: http://www.gorillavsbear.net/melodys-echo-chamber-x-gorilla-vs-bear-takeover-le-rayon-vert/

DJ Snake posts cryptic countdown on website, ‘special announcement’ incoming

About the Author: David Klemow David Klemow is Dancing Astronaut’s Senior Staff Writer and Content Editor, based in Phoenix, Arizona. He loves long, romantic walks down Target aisles and even longer weekend Netflix binges. Dave is a self-described “habitual line-stepper” with a deep Skrillex obsession and future MasterChef aspirations. Avid dog lover. Hip-hop head. House…

Listen to Clutch’s New Song “How to Shake Hands”

Firm, but not vice grip-tight — that’d be my answer. No one likes shaking hands with a wet noodle, but no one enjoys their bones being crushed together either. Medium! A nice, solid handshake is all it takes. What do Clutch think on the matter? Well, you’ll need to listen to their new song “How…

How To Promote Music Using Instagram Stories

_______________________ Guest post by Chelsea G. Ira from the TuneCore Blog Creating awareness for your music is a delicate balance between promotion, and authentic and genuine connection. On one hand, you need to wear the marketing hat – you need to be sharing your work and encouraging fans to support you in some way. And on…

Spotify Fans First Team Shares Interpol Success Story

Spotify details how artists are utilizing the streaming platform as a tool to reward their most devoted fans through their experimental Fans First team, which gives listener’s a chance to personally connect with their idols. _________________________ Guest post by Garrett Kamps from the Spotify for Artists blog. Spotify for Artists is a powerful free resource…

Kassin :: Relax / Domenico Lancellotti :: Asas

The beat goes on. Alexandre Kassin and Domenico Lancellotti came up in the middle of the last decade as members of the +2s (along with Moreno Veloso, son of Caetano). The trio’s leadership rotated so that each artist got a solo album (“plus two”), and all three records that came of the enterprise are well…

preview Cindy Lee’s MODEL EXPRESS cassette

Cindy Lee (née Pat Flegel of Women) announces new limited cassette only release MODEL EXPRESS, “a 40 minute compilation of lost hits, alternate versions and B-sides.” Edition of 100 gold tapes, out August 1st / no digital version. Watch a painfully short but very promising preview (that song at 2:14) below + pre-order the tape…

RIP: Jimmy Wopo, Pittsburgh rapper

From Pittsburgh’s KDKA-TV: Up-and-coming Pittsburgh rapper Jimmy Wopo was shot and killed during a double drive-by shooting in the Hill District. […] From Jimmy Wopo’s manager, Taylor Maglin: More about: Jimmy Wopo Source: https://www.tinymixtapes.com/news/rip-jimmy-wopo-pittsburgh-rapper?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=tmt

XXXTentacion Shot To Death In Florida

Wow. After earlier reports that he had been attacked while simply out and enjoying himself, TMZ has reported that XXXTentacion has been murdered in South Florida today (june 18th). XXXTentacion, née Jahseh Onfroy, was shopping for motorcycles when — as he was leaving the dealer — a masked gunman ran up to his vehicle and…