Lana Del Rey

Before Bed: Empress Of Cozies Up in L.A. With Linen Sheets

<i>Maybe it’s the news, or the natural disasters, but it’s been harder to get to sleep lately. So we’re asking some of the busiest people we know how they get ready for a good night’s rest.</i><p>For the first time, Lorely Rodriguez, the musician known as Empress Of, has stuff. Her “stuff,” collected …

Der Spiegel Need to Drop that Raw Morrissey Interview Audio

It's the only way to know whether Mozzer really defended Kevin Spacey and victim-blamed survivors of sexual assault.<p>Morrissey is, as we all well know, famous for two things: first, for being in popular 1980s band The Smiths. And second, for being a full-grown human misery contraption who appears to …

Der Spiegel

Pitchfork’s 50 Best Albums of 2017

Yesterday, <b>Pitchfork</b> published their list of the 100 best songs of 2017, and today they published their <b>50 best albums of 2017</b>. As usual, you can make …

Music

On Starboy, The Weeknd transitions from a lone hedonist to global pop star

<i>Editor's note: In the run up to the 60th Annual Grammy Awards on 28 January 2018, Firstpost will be reviewing all the major albums from among the</i> …

The Weeknd

The 50 Best Songs of 2017

This was a historic year for music, in particular for 2017’s best songs. Records were shattered, milestones were broken, and the unlikeliest of …

Playboi Carti

Why aren’t we celebrating the women of Jazz? | gal-dem

Image by W. Eugene Smith/The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images<p>11th December 2017<p>Buoyed by my recent graduation, I scrawled a big tick on my bucket …

Music

Defining the Decade in Pop

Every era of music has its own recognizable sounds, from the tightly orchestrated pop and swampy psych rock of the ’60s to the plush disco and …

Jack Antonoff

Trevor Horn's Studio Burned to the Ground in California Wildfires

Trevor Horn's residential studio has gone up in flames, as devastating wildfires swept through large swaths of southern California.<p>Horn, a producer …

Classic Rock

The 60 Best Albums of 2017

60. White Hills - <i>Stop Mute Defeat</i>(Thrill Jockey)<p>White Hills epic '80s callback <i>Stop Mute Defeat</i> is a determined march against encroaching imperial …

The 20 Biggest Shows Coming to Dallas in 2018

This year Dallas hosted some of music’s most talented performers and largest tours. The year kicked off with an early visit by the Red Hot Chili …

Dallas

Stereogum’s 80 Favorite Songs Of 2017

If you’ve been reading Stereogum for long enough, you may have noticed something about your Stereogum staffers: We don’t agree on <i>shit</i>. We argue …

Music

Way Out West 2018 reveals new headliner

— Way Out West (@wayoutwestgbg) December 11, 2017<p>Lykke Li, Grizzly Bear, Brockhampton, Noname, and Mura Masa are also set to play the twelfth edition …

Music (UK)

Pitchfork’s 100 Best Songs of 2017

<b>Pitchfork</b> have been gradually rolling out year-end coverage, and today they published their list of the <b>100 best songs of 2017</b>. <b>Kendrick Lamar</b> appears …

Music

The 30 Best Things Artists Said to Pitchfork in 2017 | Pitchfork

“Music is not a luxury—it’s a thing that we’ve done ever since we knew what it was to be a human. It’s a profound part of us.”Jarvis Cocker<p>“With the internet, everyone’s so knowledgeable, everyone knows so much about music, everybody got a top five. But a lot of people don’t really digest the music …

Jack Antonoff

The Anatomy of a Breakup Playlist

When my college boyfriend sat me down for my first-ever breakup chat, I was cool as a friggin' cucumber. He awkwardly muttered the words, "I, uh, …

Sinead O'Connor

This Artist Is Using Drone Music to Help People With Anxiety and Depression

Kristel Jax's drone therapy combines personal stories about mental health and drone music.<p><b>On Edge</b> <b>is a series about stress in 2017.</b><p>On a warm, drizzly August weekend in the quiet town of Meaford, Ontario, musicians prepared to take the stage. This past summer marked the twelfth year of Electric …

Mental Health

Playboi Carti Has Locked Into 'Album Mode'

Playboi Carti had a lot of wins in 2017. Since releasing his self-titled debut mixtape in April, the Atlanta rapper has hopped on records by ASAP …

Music

All The Best Pop Albums Of 2017

<i>Editor’s note: The point of more extensive genre lists is to help give shine to albums that wouldn’t make it into the overall best albums list. So, despite the rap-specific list — where ranking is still next to godliness — we’ve opted to leave the albums that appeared on the overall best list off</i> …

Music

A$AP Rocky Is Selling 'Gingerbread Mob Cookie Kits' For Charity

So, <b>A$AP Rocky</b> has launched a seasonal home-baking kit which aims to show fans how to make gingerbread men this Christmas. In an online post unveiling …

Christmas

Five tracks to hear this week (Dec 8-14)

David Smyth rounds up the best tracks to hear online

Britpop

James Arthur: 'I've been a tortured soul'

<b>Up to now, James Arthur has built his career on ballads.</b><p>From his X Factor single, a cover of Shontelle's Impossible, to the global smash hit Say You Won't Let Go, the singer has proved he can tug on your heartstrings like a puppy on a postman's trousers.<p>Those slow-tempo weepies are the perfect fit …

Simon Cowell

Best albums of 2017: From Jay-Z to St. Vincent and everyone in between

An annotated list of the Top Ten (or maybe 11) pop music albums of 2017.

Kendrick Lamar

Celebrities Respond to the Deadly Wildfires Tearing Across Southern California

A wildfire that raged across Southern California’s Ventura country earlier this week has since spread to other parts of the region and burned more …

Cesar Millan

Celebrities Evacuate, Send Words of Support as L.A. Wildfires Continue to Burn

Entertainment figures have taken to social media to address the wildfires that continue to spread across Los Angeles.<p>Ava DuVernay, Kim Kardashian …

Lin-Manuel Miranda

The 50 Best Pop Songs Of 2017

Only facts here.

Maren Morris

Complex’s Top 50 Albums of 2017

Best of the Year season continues with <b>Complex</b>‘s 50 best albums of 2017. As always, Complex’s list is heaviest on rap and R&B, so it makes room for …

Music

Taylor Swift's '…Ready for It?' Gets a Bouncy BloodPop Remix: Listen

Over the last few months, BloodPop has remixed songs by HAIM and Lana Del Rey, and the producer’s latest remix takes on one of the year’s best pop …

Music

Who Is BloodPop? Taylor Swift Collaborated With The Musician On Her "Ready For It?" Remix

Wednesday was quite a day for Taylor Swift. First, the singer landed on the cover of TIME's 2017 Person of the Year issue with other "Silence …

Taylor Swift

Lionel Richie evacuates family in California wildfires

Lionel Richie canceled his show in Las Vegas on Wednesday evening so he could evacuate his family as wildfires rages out of control in California.<p>ABC …

News (Ireland)

Daddy's Home 2

Friday, November 10, 2017 - 13:00<p>Steal some of the year's biggest dad jokes with the cast of 'Daddy's Home 2'.<p>Related videos<p>MTV Movie Spotlight: …

Will Ferrell