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Song of the Week: BLACKPINK Blur the Line Between K-Pop and Pop on “Kill This Love”

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. It’s getting harder and harder to ignore K-Pop’s popularity. No longer an overseas, niche subgenre, the sound and its outrageous flair have

The live-action Akira remake might actually be happening this time

Rumors have swirled for so long about a live-action adaptation of Katsuhiro Otomo’s 1988 classic Akira that most avid followers of movie gossip have simply learned to tune out the noise. Going back to the 1990s, various filmmakers and studios have looked to mount a Hollywood production of the dystopian cyberpunk thriller, but nobody has ever

Ezra Koenig previews Vampire Weekend’s new double album, due out this spring

After six long years, the wait for a new Vampire Weekend album is almost over. In a lengthy Instagram post this afternoon, frontman Ezra Koenig reveals a number of important tidbits regarding the upcoming record, including the initials of its title, its length, and the very, very imminent release of new songs. According to Koenig,

Future to release new album this month

Less than 24 hours after dropping his latest single, “Crushed Up”, Atlanta’s own Future has announced the imminent release of a new album. The as-yet-untitled record is due to hit shelves on January 18th through Epic Records/Freebandz Entertainment. The forthcoming LP marks the proper follow-up to Future and Hndrxx, both of which were released in 2017. It also comes

In Photos: Halestorm, In This Moment and New Years Day Rock New York City (11/24)

Halestorm, In This Moment, and New Years Day rolled into Hammerstein Ballroom in New York City on Saturday (November 24th), bringing with them a tour powered by three commanding frontwomen. The evening was headlined by Halestorm, with Lzzy Hale and company playing a number of songs from their most recent album, Vicious, including “Black Vultures”, “Do

Update: Childish Gambino’s This is America Tour postponed following foot injury

“This is America”, Donald Glover’s final (?) tour as Childish Gambino, is on hold after Glover sustained a foot injury in Dallas over the weekend. Fam Rothestein, of Glover’s creative agency Wolf + Rothstein, said the tour has been postponed, but not cancelled. “My guy played through the pain, but has to sit some dates

Childish Gambino premieres new single “This Is America”: Stream

Last night, Donald Glover took the 30 Rock stage as both host and musical guest on Saturday Night Live. To coincide with the episode, Glover premiered a new song as Childish Gambino called “This is America”. The song marks the polymath’s first Gambino release since his 2016 smash Awaken, My Love!, which produced the Grammy-winning “Redbone”. Glover said he’d be retiring