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Slint guitarist David Pajo says depression ‘should not be taboo’ following suicide attempt

The musician has also played with the likes of the Yeah Yeah Yeahs and Interpol<p>Slint guitarist <b>David Pajo</b> has spoken for the first time following his …

Slint’s David Pajo Opens Up About Surviving His Suicide Attempt

A little more than a month after David Pajo survived a suicide attempt, the Slint guitarist has opened up about his recovery. In an interview with <i>The</i> …

Mental Health

How Music is Helping Abortion Rights Advocates Keep Up the Fight

<i>Photo via Facebook</i><p>Last year, the Texas Legislature passed House Bill 2, one of the country’s most restrictive abortion laws, that ultimately resulted in the closure of more than half of the state’s abortion clinics. At present, there are between 12 abortion clinics to serve a reproductive age …

Logic Tutorial: Producing Music To Picture Part Four – Legato and Dynamics

<b>Adding an expressive legato line to your score can really give your music an emotional edge. Mark Cousins picks up his bow and continues his music to</b> …

Music Production

Arduino MIDI Controller

Introduction: Arduino MIDI Controller<p>A MIDI controller is any piece of equipment that generates and transmits MIDI data to MIDI-enabled devices. In …

A Physicist Is Crafting MIDI Controllers Out of Paper

Using conductive ink and capacitive touch, singer Cornelia and scientist Kate Stone can effectively turn any surface into a MIDI controller.<p>Full of echoing electronica and entrancing beats, Swedish musician Cornelia's latest album, <i>Balun,</i> drops today on DIY label Camp Mozart records, available in …

Midi

Google Play Music Launches Free, Ad-Supported Version of Streaming Service

Google Play Music, Google's music streaming service, has launched a free, ad-supported version that will allow users to access its catalogue through curated playlists. Users will also be able to create stations based off a specific artist, song, or album. It's available online today in the U.S., …

Apple Music Signs Deal With Worldwide Independent Network, Including Beggars Group (4AD, Matador, XL, Rough Trade)

When it was initially reported that Apple Music would not pay rights holders during the service's three-month free trial period, indie giant Beggars Group cried foul. Then, Apple changed their tune and decided to pay artists during that trial period after all. Now, they're finally in business with …

Rick Ross Arrested for Allegedly Pistol-Whipping, Kidnapping Worker

Rick Ross (real name: William Roberts) has been arrested in Georgia, TMZ reports. Ross has been charged with kidnapping, aggravated assault, and aggravated battery, owing to an incident earlier this month where he allegedly pistol-whipped a man working at one of his homes and prevented him from …

Killer Mike on Confederate Flag: "You Do Not Fly the Flag of Losers Over the Winners' Country"

Killer Mike has spoken out about the Confederate flag, which has been the subject of intense debate over the last week. Following the shootings in Charleston, South Carolina, several states that fly the Confederate flag in some official capacity have pledged to either take it down, or open a …

Donald Trump Calls Neil Young a "Total Hypocrite"

<i>Photo via Donald Trump's Twitter</i><p>When Donald Trump announced his candidacy for President of the United States, he walked out to Neil Young's "Rockin' in the Free World". Young, of course, was not OK with this and wrote a statement explaining why he didn't approve. Today, Trump wrote a series of …

Radiohead's Philip Selway Discusses Future of Streaming Music in Part 2 of Talkhouse Podcast

<i>Photo by Kevin Westenberg</i><p>Yesterday, the Talkhouse aired the first part of an in-depth conversation between Radiohead's Philip Selway and Ghostpoet (aka Obaro Ejimiwe), in which Selway discussed, among other things, the schedule for recording Radiohead's forthcoming album, as well as the band's …

Artists React to Supreme Court Ruling Legalizing Same-Sex Marriage

This morning, the United States Supreme Court ruled that the Constitution guarantees the right to same-sex marriage. The landmark achievement for the gay rights movement was celebrated nationwide and around the world, with many artists taking to social media to express their thoughts on the …

Patti Smith Brings Out the Dalai Lama at Glastonbury

Music festivals often feature big name artists bringing out big name guests, but those guests are usually other musicians. During her set at Glastonbury, Patti Smith was joined by His Holiness the Dalai Lama. Ahead of his 80th birthday on July 6, she read him a poem and led the audience in a "Happy …

Thom Yorke, Atoms for Peace Albums Available on Apple Music

<i>Photo by Eliot Lee Hazel</i><p>In 2013, Thom Yorke and his Atoms for Peace collaborator Nigel Godrich removed <i>Amok</i> and <i>The Eraser</i> from Spotify in protest of the company's business model. This led the two men to debate back and forth with Spotify CEO Daniel Ek.<p>As Consequence of Sound points out, Yorke's …

Fox News Pundits Claim Kendrick Lamar's BET Awards Performance "Incites Violence"

During the BET Awards, Kendrick Lamar performed his <i>To Pimp a Butterfly</i> track "Alright" while standing on a vandalized police car. The performance was a talking point on the latest episode of the Fox News roundtable program "The Five", Stereogum reports. In short, the pundits were not fans of …

Apple Music Launches

Apple Music has now launched across iOS devices. As previously reported, it combines streaming, downloads, radio, and social elements all in one place.<p>iTunes now includes access to all of the iTunes store streaming on demand, with features like customized playlists and recommendations. Pitchfork is …