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  • fresh teaKanye West Debuts Song At Coachella
    Kanye returns to Coachella. To celebrate the Easter holiday today, Kanye West rose early this morning with his weekly Sunday Service at Coachella’s final day. Set over the hills on the festival grounds in Indio, California, Ye led his gospel choir and band for a 90-minute set of hit classics. They…
    - 13 hours ago 21 Apr 19, 5:31pm -
  • New Music: Kevin Gates “Big Gangsta”
    Big G. No one keeps it ore G than Kevin Gates. Backed by a booming bass, the rap Luca Brasi ups the money and street credibility on his new release. So gangsta.
    - 2 days ago 20 Apr 19, 12:59pm -
  • New Video: Wiz Khalifa “Taylor”
    Smoke on, Taylor. Everyday is 4/20 for Wiz Khalifa. But to celebrate this smoking holiday he has released his Fly Times Vol. 1: The Good Fly Young, and lights up a few doobies from the studio to the sauna in its new video. Get lifted.
    - 2 days ago 20 Apr 19, 11:35am -
  • New EP: Smoke DZA ‘Bacon Eggs & Trees’
    Smoke DZA is serving up trees. The best part of waking up is trees for breakfast. And to celebrate 4/20, DZA cooks up 7 new tracks on his new EP, Bacon Eggs & Trees. Dig in.
    - 2 days ago 20 Apr 19, 7:56am -
  • New Mixtape: Wiz Khalifa ‘Fly Times Vol. 1: The Good Fly Young’
    Fly young with Wiz. In its aptly timing, Wiz Khalifa celebrates his favorite holiday with his latest project, Fly Times Vol. 1: The Good Fly Young. For this collection of smokers music, T.G.O.D. provides the perfect soundtrack for stoners to rejoice to. Guests include Problem, Curren$y, Ty Dolla $ig…
    - 2 days ago 19 Apr 19, 9:03pm -
  • New Album: Bun B & Statik Selektah ‘TrillStatik’
    Underground Selektah After stream the recording process live online followers, Bun B and Statik Selektah share their worlds on this collaborative effort, TrillStatik. Featuring Statik Selektah’s boom bap production and the Trill O.G.’s southern twang, the duo enlists others for the assist includ…
    - 2 days ago 19 Apr 19, 9:01pm -

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  • fresh teaKanye West Debuts New Song ‘Water’ at Coachella Sunday Service
    Yeezus rises again. Kanye West brought his Sunday Service to Weekend 2 of the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival on Easter morning (April 21). Thousands lined up starting at 6 a.m. for the spiritual-themed performance, which took place on a “mountain” in the camping area of the festival gr…
    - 17 hours ago 21 Apr 19, 1:14pm -
  • fresh teaMeek Mill Deletes Instagram
    Meek Mill is done with social media. The Dreamchasers boss has decided to take a break from Instagram and Twitter to focus on real life. On Saturday (April 20), he deleted his Instagram page, but his Twitter account currently remains active. “No social media …. all real life!” he tweeted just…
    - 22 hours ago 21 Apr 19, 8:58am -
  • fresh teaWatch Kanye West’s Sunday Service Live From Coachella
    Sunday Service starts now. Kanye West rose bright and early on Easter morning to bring his Sunday Service to Coachella during Weekend 2 of the festival in Indio, Calif. The gospel-inspired set will take place at the mountain in the camping area, and is open to all festivalgoers with a wristband. Tho…
    - 22 hours ago 21 Apr 19, 8:57am -
  • Ja Rule Calls 50 Cent a ‘Parasite’ and ‘Cancer to the Culture’
    The saga continues in Ja Rule and 50 Cent’s ongoing feud. Taking to Instagram on Friday (April 19), Ja Rule put his longtime rival on blast. The former Murder Inc. rapper went off on the G-Unit rapper, calling him a “parasite” and a “cancer to the culture.” His words were accompanied by a…
    - 2 days ago 20 Apr 19, 11:30am -
  • Beyoncé Lands $60 Million Netflix Deal
    Beyoncé is securing a major bag. The superstar singer has reportedly inked a three-project deal with Netflix for a whopping $60 million, sources tell Variety. The first of the three specials is her Coachella documentary Homecoming, which was released to the streaming service on Wednesday (April 17)…
    - 2 days ago 20 Apr 19, 10:33am -
  • Wiz Khalifa Drops New Project ‘Fly Times, Vol. 1’
    Wiz Khalifa celebrates 4/20 with the surprise release of Fly Times, Vol. 1: The Good Fly Young. On his second project of 2019 (following his Curren$y collaboration 2009), the Taylor Gang boss calls on friends including Ty Dolla $ign, Problem, Curren$y, Chevy Woods, and Houston singer Young Deji, who…
    - 2 days ago 20 Apr 19, 9:39am -

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  • fresh teaReports Of Racial Divide And Rampant Disorganization Comes Forth From Coachella Security
    Weekend two of Coachella wraps up tonight, and with it, the epic Coachella season. Stagecoach will return next weekend as the next Goldenvoice festival in the area, along with Staff Pro event security. However, reports of contracted security experiencing race inequality, abhorrent living conditions,…
    - 12 hours ago 21 Apr 19, 6:54pm -
  • fresh teaYou Can Now Add Music To Your Facebook Profile Like You Did On MySpace
    One of the coolest things about MySpace was the ability to add a song to your profile that would auto-play when anyone visited your page. It was your own badge of singular identity, even though only a handful of songs were typically chosen to be represented and regularly went viral. In the modern ag…
    - 12 hours ago 21 Apr 19, 6:51pm -
  • fresh teaMartin Garrix, Macklemore & Fall Out Boy Definitely Just Secretly Announced A Collab
    There are a lot of things that could be considered coincidence, and then there are things that just can’t. Yesterday, within the span of ten minutes, Martin Garrix, Macklemore, and Fall Out Boy all posted pictures with the caption, “I got this feeling on a Summer day,” with the ‘S’ capital…
    - 13 hours ago 21 Apr 19, 5:20pm -
  • fresh teaKanye West Performs Sunday Service At Coachella
    Kanye West appeared at Coachella this morning for the first ever public Sunday Service and those in attendance were able to witness one of the most unique performances of the year. Bringing along Chance the Rapper, as well as DMX, for the performance, West conducted a diverse 28-song set that ranged…
    - 14 hours ago 21 Apr 19, 4:43pm -
  • fresh teaGordon Ramsay Surprises Everyone & Comes Out for Loud Luxury DJ Set
    It’s not every day you see Gordon Ramsay hop behind the decks and put on a pair of headphones. In fact, I’m pretty sure this happened for the very first time last night alongside Loud Luxury. He might not have actually DJ’d at all, but it was one hell of an epic special guest appearance none…
    - 17 hours ago 21 Apr 19, 2:09pm -
  • fresh teaIllenium Cancels Tour Leg After His Girlfriend Experiences “A Major Health Issue”
    Illenium is well known as one of the nicest, most genuine artists in EDM. So, upon having to cancel his recent tour leg, Nick aka Illenium has taken to social media to explain why to disappointed fans. In his post, he explains that his girlfriend suffered a “major health issue” that left her ho…
    - 18 hours ago 21 Apr 19, 12:43pm -

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  • fresh teapronoun – “sadie”
    Alyse Vellturo's debut album as pronoun is coming next month, and today she's shared its final advance single following "run," "wrong," "you didn't even make the bed," "stay," and "temporary tantrum." With today's release of "sadie," we've now heard half the album ahead of time.
    - 7 mins ago 22 Apr 19, 6:36am -
  • fresh teaL7 – “Stadium West” Video
    The great Los Angeles hard-rock snarlers L7 have been back for a few years -- they first reunited in 2015, after breaking up back in 2001 -- but now they really feel like they're back. Since they first got back together, L7 have dropped a couple of singles and a documentary, and in a few…
    - 16 mins ago 22 Apr 19, 6:27am -
  • fresh teaNightjacket – “You’re Trying Too Hard”
    LA-based shoegazey pop band Nightjacket make dreamy, lovesick jams for nocturnal settings. Appropriately enough, their debut album, which is arriving soon, is titled Beauty In The Dark. The songs were inspired by the rocky path of a long-distance relationship between LA and Berlin that frontwoman Ho…
    - 34 mins ago 22 Apr 19, 6:09am -
  • fresh teaFlorence + The Machine – “Jenny Of Oldstones”
    Game Of Thrones is a full-on dominant pop-cultural phenomenon. It is also a TV show set in some desolate medieval alternate reality. As such, it doesn't have too many opportunities to intersect with popular music. There are tie-in products, of course: A soundtrack album, some guitars, Hodor's DJing…
    - 41 mins ago 22 Apr 19, 6:02am -
  • fresh teaWatch Kanye West Perform His New Song “Water” At Coachella Easter Sunday Service
    This morning, Kanye West hosted his Easter Sunday Service at Coachella. In addition to hits like "All Falls Down" and "Jesus Walks," he performed a new song called "Water" from the mountaintop. He didn't share any additional information about the new single or whether it will appear on his forthcomi…
    - 19 hours ago 21 Apr 19, 11:59am -
  • fresh teaWatch Brandi Carlile And Dave Grohl Busk At A Seattle Market
    On Saturday afternoon, Brandi Carlile and Dave Grohl gave a surprise acoustic performance at Pike Place Market in Seattle, Washington. According to the Seattle Times, they played for about 15 or 20 minutes. Grohl closed the impromptu busking with Foo Fighters' "Times Like These." Apparently, neither…
    - 21 hours ago 21 Apr 19, 9:41am -

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  • fresh teaThe Remix Pack Vol. 045
    Our 45th edition has landed with new remixes from Louis The Child, Galantis, R3HAB, DJ Sliink, Slow Magic, and more. Check out our favorite remixes of the week below and follow our Run The Remixes playlist on Spotify. Elohim – The Wave (Louis The Child Remix) | Stream If you’ve been missing Lo…
    - 15 hours ago 21 Apr 19, 3:39pm -
  • fresh teaThe Inbox Sundays Volume 062
    The Inbox Volume 062| Stream STAY IN THE KNOW! FOLLOW “THE INBOX” ON SOUNDCLOUD Tracklist: BLZBO– PLEASURE Quality Goods Records– QGRS-017 | NITTI GRITTI & HOODLIT – Ballin’ feat. Guapdad 4000 NXSTY & LOCA – Cross Faded One True God– Sleep Rohaan – After London (Marauder Remix) l…
    - 16 hours ago 21 Apr 19, 2:36pm -
  • Remembering Avicii: Stream our Top 10 Tracks by the Swedish Producer
    One year ago today, Avicii’s tragic death shocked the EDM community. The producer had touched the world with his music at such a young age and was gone way too soon. Today, we celebrate Tim’s life and career by counting down our top 10 Avicii tracks. Stream them below and let us know which track…
    - 2 days ago 20 Apr 19, 9:36am -
  • Tchami Unveils Confession Summer Edition Compilation + Tour
    House heads can rejoice! Tchami has announced tour dates for the summer of 2019. Making his shows a desired destination, the producer has also released a compilation showcasing the sounds and talent you can expect at his upcoming shows. Featuring tracks from numerous up and comers on the label, the…
    - 2 days ago 20 Apr 19, 9:17am -
  • Jaden Smith Teases New Album With Surprise EP ERYS IS COMING
    Fresh off his performance at Coachella and the release of his new visual for “SOHO”, Jaden Smith released an unexpected three-track EP. Titled ERYS IS COMING, the small project follows Jaden’s late 2018 Sunset Tapes: A Cool Tape Story, and his grandiose 2017 debut SYRE, and showcases a slightl…
    - 2 days ago 20 Apr 19, 9:14am -
  • Smokepurpp Drops Unexpected Single Followed By Lost Planet Mixtape
    Smokepurpp‘s Deadstar 2, the long-awaited sequel to his 2017 Deadstar album, is going to be dropping soon, after being teased for almost a year. As the 21-year-old rapper had promised, he just released a project to hold fans until the album release titled Lost Planet. “Remember Me,” the first…
    - 2 days ago 20 Apr 19, 9:11am -

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  • Rod and Myke Soulja Boy Debate! | Unreleased Footage from 2011
    This is old behind the scenes footage from April 29, 2011 that was never released until now. Myke and Rod (Modest Media) debate about the relevance of Soulja Boy and if he’s good or not for the hip-hop culture. We also talk about Lil B somewhere in here as well. Enjoy! Click here to subscribe [……
    - 88 days ago 24 Jan 19, 11:11am -
  • Moodie Black – MB III – DEHH Premiere
    M B I I I by Moodie Black   Noise rap pioneers Moodie Black, called “brilliant and formidable” (Noisey), release MB III. MB III is the third installment in a series of breakout EPs that began with MB which caught the attention of Anthony Fantano (The Needle Drop) and led to their sign…
    - 4 Jan 19, 9:11am -
  • The Bandcamp Beat: December 2018 Edition
    Bandcamp is an incredible source for music nowadays and truly requires the attention of music listeners of all genres. Many rap artists and producers, such as Knxwledge and Ohbliv, have heavily utilized the music outlet to the point where it has become the main (or only) source for their releases. T…
    - 1 Jan 19, 6:42pm -
  • Editor’s Choice: Music For The Anxious: A Year In Review
     “Ain’t nothing to be afraid of. You got goals. You got things you want. Move forward”—Cris Copastetik I have a new tradition I do every year on New Year’s Eve where I write a list of everything I wish to purge from my body in hopes that the Universe will transmute that energy into [……
    - 30 Dec 18, 5:43pm -
  • MILFENCE’s Top 50 Rap Albums of 2018
    To say 2018 was a great year for rap music would be an understatement. In reality, I feel like most years are pretty decent music-wise as long as you have your ears in the right places. However, 2018 felt different. The underground scene in particular really showed out this year. Several artists dro…
    - 30 Dec 18, 4:28pm -
  • Staff Writers Pick: Top Ten Albums of 2018
    It was a year of musical inundation and I’m grateful. I look at years as prosperous as 2018 and I can’t help but to also look back at those who aggrandize the 90’s as “the golden era of hip-hop”, as though our best years are already behind us. With every new generation more audacious, more…
    - 30 Dec 18, 3:29am -
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