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Why It’s Finally Time to Get Rid of Music Charts

I discovered record charts in junior high school. Trying, yet again, to be cool, I started listening to Z-100, the local New York City Top 40 station. I was shocked to learn that all of pop music could be reduced to 40 songs. It seemed way too small. At the time, it felt like Madonna

Deb Never shares new minimalist track “Ugly” and music video: Watch

In the fall of last year, Deb Never got formally introduced to the music scene. Her captivating collaboration with Shlohmo and D33J, “Nothing Left”, appeared on a WeDidIt mixtape and led to her induction into the label’s family. Now, the Los Angeles-based singer is further establishing herself as an artist to watch with the release of

Justin Timberlake and Missy Elliott receive honorary degrees from Berklee College of Music

Justin Timberlake and Missy Elliott, photo via Berklee College of Music Instagram On Saturday, May 11th, Berklee College of Music celebrated the graduation of their class of 2019. Also on hand were Justin Timberlake and Missy Elliott, both of whom received honorary doctorates in music from the prestigious music institution. Donned in traditional caps and

Ultra Music Festival is leaving Miami after 21 years

Though Florida is no stranger to shocking news, the latest news from Ultra Music Festival is both surprising and simultaneously expected. After being based in Miami for 21 years ever since it’s inaugural festival in 1999, Ultra Music Festival is now looking for a new home. According to an open letter the festival shared today,

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

Buckcherry unveil music video for Nine Inch Nails cover, announce Warpaint album

California hard rockers Buckcherry have announced that they will release their new album, Warpaint, on March 8th, 2019. “Good things come to those who wait and we have been very patient and thorough with the song writing for Warpaint, we took into consideration all the factors and what this record means to not only us

M3F Music Festival reveals 2019 lineup

M3F Music Festival will return Hance Park in Phoenix, Arizona over the weekend of March 1st-3rd, 2019. The lineup boasts Odesza, Empire of the Sun, Umphrey’s McGee, Kurt Vile and the Violators, Margo Price, Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real, Toro Y Moi, Kevin Morby, Jungle, Lettuce, Chicano Batman, The Knocks, Allah Las, and