Marcel Bouman

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Tactisch schaakspel: waarom België ten onder ging tegen oerdegelijk Frankrijk

Woensdag - 11 juli 2018<p>Een fantastisch avontuur is voor België ten einde. De ploeg van bondscoach Roberto Martinez kon geen vervolg geven aan de …

How Ads Get Away with *Almost* Plagiarizing Existing Music

After the recent Jase Harley-Childish Gambino controversy, we asked industry experts where the line falls between imitation and inspiration.<p>It started, as so many niche stories do nowadays, on Reddit. An r/hiphopheads post two weeks ago picked up on a resemblance between Childish Gambino’s recent …

17 Cover Songs That Are Better Than The Original

This list invites debate. Come to think of it, many of our lists do. Such is the nature of an inherently subjective form of journalism. But we're …

Music

Should Artists Get a Cut When Their Songs Land On Branded Playlists on Spotify?

The acts featured in advertorial content help boost a brand's visibility without permission.<p>Spotify’s RapCaviar playlist has more than 9 million …

McDonald's

Brian Wilson gets high school music grade changed from an F to an A

The Beach Boys star was given the bad mark for what would go on to be the band's debut single<p>Brian Wilson has had his high school music grade changed …

High School

Amazing Video Showing the Beatles Aging Together From 1960-2017 to a Soundtrack of Their Songs

YouTuber Angel Nene has created a really wonderful video series in which photos of celebrities are seamlessly morphed into live 3D timelapses and …

2018 Is Already Off To A Violent Start

There were several shootings around the U.S. on New Year's Day.<p>The cycle of violence began anew Monday as millions of merrymakers around the country welcomed 2018.<p>By no means do the below incidents make a comprehensive list of violent events that occurred Monday in the U.S. However, they provide a …

Crime

The Billboard 100: how US Number One singles are getting shorter, fewer, and more explicit

A new study of the chart shows how popular music has changed over the years (and how it hasn't)<p>Earlier this month, an examination of the Billboard …

The Weeknd's 'Die For You' Leads THR's Top TV Songs Chart For August

Among the other songs from to debut on the Top TV Songs chart for August, Jazmine Sullivan and Bryson Tiller’s “Insecure” opens at No. 2, Roman …

Pearl Jam's 'Jeremy' Video at 25: Director Mark Pellington Revisits Intense Shoot & Eddie Vedder's 'Possessed' Performance

It was not exactly a recipe for legendary music video success: the director wasn't really a fan of the band, and they'd already shot a moody …

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This Reddit User Made a Playlist of Almost Every Song Played at EDC 2017

Relive the memories.<p>Impossible? Maybe.<p>Still amazing? Absolutely!<p>Yesterday, Reddit user stealthyd3vil posted a Spotify playlist featuring almost every song placed Electric Daisy Carnival this year. On the playlist, you'll hear everything from Afrojack and Migos to Calvin Harris and DJ …

100 Greatest Hip-Hop Songs of All Time

100<p>L’Trimm, “Cars With the Boom”<p>The first national Miami bass hit came from Lady Tigra and Bunny D, teenagers with personality for days who met as …

How Good Are Your Headphones? This 150-Song Playlist, Featuring Steely Dan, Pink Floyd & More, Will Test Them Out

Back in the <i>Mad Men</i> heyday of high-end home stereo, audiophiles could buy records full of sound-but-not-exactly-music, specifically engineered to test …

Inside The Ongoing Quest To Get Music Curators Paid

There is little debate that playlist curation has driven unprecedented growth in the music industry. Whether a robust business model for music curation exists, however, is an entirely different question.<p>From the iTunes iMix in 2004 to modern-day establishments like Spotify’s Rap Caviar, both user- …

Listen: Go Back In Time To Kurt Cobain’s 1980s Music Collection With A Bizarre Mixtape

Kurt Cobain was well known for his diverse taste in music and championing obscure punk bands while professing ABBA fandom. When he was 19 he made …

Kurt Cobain

‘Fargo’ Uses Pop Songs Better Than Any Show On Television

As prestige TV continues to ape the conventions of cinema, more and more TV shows have stepped up their game when it comes to a device near and dear to my heart — using pop songs to score pivotal scenes. Many of the best and most talked-about shows on television do this very well: <i>The Americans, Big</i> …

Why Can We Still Buy Music?

Labels <i>should</i> love the music-as-a-service world. Why don’t they?<p>The music industry is going to be a mainstay on attentionecono.me. For one, we are …

Led Zeppelin Is Hollywood’s New Secret Weapon

Rock’s most flamboyant band is setting the stage for a summer of movies.<p>If you’re me, the first thing you thought of when you saw the <b>Thor: …

The best cheap eats you can get in NYC for under $5

A bit broke this week, huh? We feel you. As part of this week’s cheap eats issue, in which we divulge the latest and greatest in discounted dining, …

Why the sound of Ed Sheeran helps sell fries

Swedish researchers have found that specially selected songs played in a fast-food chain increased takings<p>It’s elevator music, 21st-century style: not Herb Alpert, piped tinnily into your local department store, but carefully curated playlists generated by algorithms and used by major restaurants, …

The Entirety of ‘Breaking Bad’ Has Been Made Into a 2-Hour Movie

New and old <i>Breaking Bad</i> fans are in for a treat thanks to a clever Vimeo user. Answering the question, “What if <i>Breaking Bad</i> was a movie?” the …

Breaking Bad

10 best songs about smiling

It’s World Smile Day (October 6). Let’s get out there and have a good time for a little bit. Let’s stop pointing the finger and start loving one …

How to install the genius media app that Apple banned from the App Store

What is Kodi and why should one want to install on the iPhone or any other iOS device? It’s a versatile media player that’s already quite popular …

These are the songs that never end: 10 of music's most rewarding long cuts

Father John Misty just debuted Leaving LA, a 13-minute, chorus-free track off his upcoming album. Here are the most brilliant and bewitching songs to have gotten the long-form treatment<p>It takes giant cojones to go on national radio and bust out an acoustic version of a new, self-reflexive, …

10 Best Songs About Drinking

<i>Listen to the songs and your suggestions as a Spotify playlist</i><p>So there we were, imagining that Florence And The Machine’s ‘Shake It Out’ was about …

Meet The Music Nerds Behind The Tunes You Hear At Starbucks

From CD compilations to Spotify playlists, Holly Hinton and David Legry have been overseeing music curation at Starbucks for 20 years.<p>In one form or another, music has been part of Starbucks’ corporate DNA for decades. It might seem odd for a multinational company that makes $20 billion a year …

Customers

A Sunset Serenade for Santorini

I stare at the heavens. I don't gaze. I stare with eyes wide open and lips parted, gasping to breathe in the colorful air of this sunset as if I could take in the magic of this sky. I am lost in an <i>aww</i> moment.<p>Suddenly, I reach down the back pocket of my jeans frock for my smartphone with perspired …

Dave Eggers Announces 4-Year-Long, 1,000 Song Anti-Trump Playlist

Writer Dave Eggers has announced his latest initiative, 1000 Days, 1000 Songs. An extension of his 30 Days, 30 Songs project, which released new songs every day in the month leading up to Election Day, the new project will be an “evolving playlist,” updated every weekday during Donald Trump’s …