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ScHoolboy Q drops new single “CrasH”: Stream

This Friday, ScHoolboy Q will return with his latest album, CrasH Talk , via Top Dawg Entertainment. In anticipation, he’s unveiled one final preview track. “CrasH” comes on the heels of previously revealed offerings “Numb Numb Juice” featuring Tyler, the Creator and “CHopstix” featuring Travis Scott. While these past two singles sported special guests, this latest number

Damon Albarn says music “needs” to be more political

Last November saw Damon Albarn and the rest of The Good, The Bad & The Queen finally release their long-awaited sophomore album, Merrie Land. As the band told Consequence of Sound in a Track By Track breakdown of the excellent record, the LP is chock-full of political references. “Written in the tumultuous wake of Brexit, the

Florence and the Machine’s “Jenny of Oldstones” soundtracks latest episode of Game of Thrones: Stream

If the voice who soundtracked the closing credits to tonight’s episode of Game of Thrones sounded familiar, that’s because it was none other than Florence Welch of Florence and the Machine. Welch is the only artist to be featured in the final season of the HBO series, according to a press release. The song titled

TV Review: Game of Thrones Enjoys the Last Gasps of Life Before War With “The Rightful Queen”

The Pitch: It’s the night before the Battle of Winterfell, as the last few stragglers gather in the Starks’ castle before the White Walkers descend. “The Rightful Queen” picks up where the season premiere left off, offering plenty of long-awaited reunions, closing the loop on a few longstanding relationships, and giving the audience one last

Song of the Week: Beyoncé Perfectly Captures a Moment on “Before I Let Go”

Each week we break down our favorite song, highlight our honorable mentions, and wrap them all up with other staff recommendations into a New Sounds playlist just for you. Be sure to subscribe here. There aren’t too many people without whom the world would be radically different, but we would live in a different world without Beyoncé. Her excellence

Adele separates from her husband

Adele and her husband Simon Konecki have separated. The couple had been together for seven years and reportedly married in 2017. They have one son, Angelo, who was born in 2012. “Adele and her partner have separated,” a representative for the singer said in a statement released Friday night. “They are committed to raising their

Woodstock 50 ticket on-sale postponed, sparking fears of cancelation

Woodstock’s 2019 reincarnation already lost a headliner; now there’s word that the festival’s ticket on-sale has been postponed. Tickets for the festival were originally scheduled to go on sale Monday, April 22nd to coincide with Earth Day. However, according to Billboard, those plans have now been scrapped for undisclosed reasons. Booking agents were informed of