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Drake drops new single “I’m Upset”: Stream

A day after dropping a diss track aimed at Pusha-T and Kanye West, Drake has returned with more new music. Tonight’s offering is called “I’m Upset” and is presumambly taken from Drizzy’s forthcoming project, Scorpion, due out in June. Take a listen below. “I’m Upset” follows “Nice For What”, which was released in April.

Bill Murray and Steve Buscemi cover Bob Dylan at New York birthday tribute: Watch

Fun fact: Everyone who’s anyone adores Bob Dylan. How else do you explain the range of guests that came out to New York’s Town Hall on Thursday night to celebrate the guy’s 77th birthday? Laurie Anderson, Emily Haines, Mark Kozelek, Nels Cline, Peter Wolf, Natalie Cressman, The Milk Carton Kids, and many more all hit

Film Review: The Tale Is the Kind of Film That Will Stay With You For Years To Come

I’ve never ridden a horse — at least, I don’t think I have. Growing up, we never had money, so when would I have had the chance to ride a horse? I’ve been in a saddle, but I think that was a pony, a docile animal walking slowly in a circle. There are no photos

'Fuzz' Guitar Tone Inventor Glenn Snoddy Dies

Glenn Snoddy, longtime Nashville studio engineer and inventor of “fuzz” guitar distortion, died Monday at his home in Murfreesboro, Tenn. He was 96 years old. Snoddy was engineering a recording session for country star Marty Robbins in 1960 when he noticed guitarist Grady Martin’s usually clean sound was coming through distorted. “We thought there was

Billy Gibbons Talks John Fogerty Collaboration, Next Solo Album

“I actually joined John in the studio, I guess it’s been three weeks ago,” Gibbons told hosts Mark Goodman and Alan Light. “We composed a song together and decided to lay it down. … Maybe we’ll have it wrapped up, probably in the next 24 hours.” Gibbons revealed the song’s title: “Holy Grail.” It may or

Pusha-T teases collaborative tour with Kanye, Kid Cudi, and Nas

Ahead of Friday’s release of his new album, Daytona, Pusha-T appeared on the Angie Martinez Show on Wednesday. Over the course of their 20-minute conversation, Pusha revealed a few interesting tidbits about the album’s creation and his ongoing collaboration with Kanye West. For one, Pusha said the reason he doesn’t yet have artwork for the

35 Years Ago: Bob Marley's Family Heads to Vaults for 'Confrontation'

Bob Marley’s death in 1981 at age 36 did not hamper his influence on politics and culture, whether in his native Jamaica, in the African nations he so dearly loved or in the areas of Europe and the United States where his music had taken hold. In fact, in his absence, his influence might have