Ever hear a song and wonder what it means? What inspired its lyrics? Why the artist chose to work with certain collaborators, and what they were doing in the studio when they recorded it? It’s this kind of curiosity that drove Spotify to team up with Genius, the world’s...

Dude Perfect teams back up with Pool Trick Shot legend Florian 'Venom' Kohler. Astounding. https://youtu.be/ofyyJWHnEPM

Lady Gaga rocked the entire world at the Super Bowl LI Halftime Show, and now her powerful singing voice is shutting down any of the few naysayers left. Here are the isolated vocals from that performance. https://youtu.be/CxVnMdzP0UM

Here’s Chicago’s Joan of Arc with their new music video for “Never Wintersbone You” from their latest—and first album in five years—He’s Got The Whole This Land Is Your Land In His Hands out now on Joyful Noise Recordings. Directed by band members Melina Ausikaitis and Todd Mattei, and...

Kansas City rapper Mac Lethal counts from 0 to 60 while performing an incredibly fast rap over a beat by Danny Grooves. This should be on Sesame Street. https://youtu.be/NGEQxsAxli4

The news is breaking. Josh Begley has combined every New York Times front page since 1852 into a single minute-long video. You'll cheer when the paper finally goes color. [vimeo 204951759 w=640 h=650]

"We're going to investigate every single one of these hypotheses, and we'll tell you what we think is the truth about it." - Jacques Cousteau in 1978 Jacques Cousteau, the world famous oceanographer and undersea explorer who invented the Aqua-Lung, dared to go where no one had gone before. He...

The Polaris Music Prize, presented by CBC Music and produced by Blue Ant Media, released its second collaboration session today. The session features historic pairing of 2015 Polaris winner Buffy Sainte-Marie and 2014 winner Tanya Tagaq working together for the first time. Their recording of Buffy’s song “You Got...

Tony Alva is the original. Elijah Berle is the modern heir of the Z-Boys legacy, moving skateboarding into the future while honoring its past. Skating an empty backyard pool they connect on a level which transcends the 30-year gap in their ages, reminding us that skateboarding, at its core,...

On February 10, Tom Petty was honored as the 2017 MusiCares Person of the Year, in recognition of his significant creative accomplishments, his career-long interest in defending artists’ rights, and the charitable work he has undertaken throughout his career. Speaking at the 27th annual MusiCares gala during GRAMMY Week,...

On May 5, Legacy Recordings (a division of Sony Music Entertainment) will release Cover Stories: Brandi Carlile Celebrates 10 Years of The Story – An Album to Benefit War Child. This historic collection features newly recorded versions of all fourteen songs from Carlile's breakthrough T Bone Burnett-produced 2007 album...

Legendary artists and long-time friends Joan Baez, Mary Chapin Carpenter, Indigo Girls Amy Ray and Emily Saliers announced that they will share the stage in a special group performance as Four Voices in June. These exclusive summer tour dates will include stops at Nashville’s historic Ryman Auditorium, Chicago’s Chicago...

Ride today unveil ‘Charm Assault’, their first new music in twenty years. Produced by legendary DJ, producer and remixer Erol Alkan, ‘Charm Assault’ sees Ride on classic form as driving drums, and chiming guitar lines underpin Andy Bell’s unmistakable vocals on this urgent and vital opening salvo from their...

Musician Rob Scallon proves that with the right technique, you can play any genre of music on any instrument, even if it's a sitar and metal. https://youtu.be/2Z5-ZVtJ31E

With more than half of Leg One already sold out, Pixies announce the addition of Leg Two to its 2017 North American touring schedule.  The band will kick off the second leg September 19 in New Haven, CT, and will perform in major and secondary markets over a five-week...

Following a successful run of western Canadian dates with Marianas Trench and Shawn Hook, singer-songwriter and platinum recording artist Virginia To Vegas, aka Derik Baker, revealed the first round of dates on his headlining “Utopian Tour” today. Named after the notable 2016 full-length album “Utopian” (Wax Records/Universal Music Canada),...