“Wannabe” Is World’s Most Catchiest-Hit

From The Guardian: Almost two decades after they zig-a-zig-ahed their way to their first number one, the Spice Girls have achieved another smash: their debut...

Arcade Fire Share 21-Minute Horror Film Festi, Featuring Peter Gabriel, The National, James Murphy, Fleet Foxes

From Pitchfork: Arcade Fire are celebrating Halloween with a special treat for their fans: a bizarre, 21-minute horror film titled Festi. It was directed by...

Jack White on The Rise and Fall of Paramount Records

Jack White, Greil Marcus, Daphne Brooks, Dean Blackwood, Scott Blackwood, and Adia Victoria discuss the legendary Paramount Records at Yale's Battell Chapel. On Nov 18th,...

Previously Unreleased Handwritten Poems by a 17-Year-Old Tupac Shakur

From Vice: Tupac Shakur is one of the most influential rappers of all time, known for his progressive lyricism, impactful sound, and role in shaping...

Why Netflix sends ‘Orange is the New Black’ to the Library of Congress. On VHS

 From The Verge: After companies shut down and collectors lose interest, the Library of Congress is supposed to keep our cultural history intact. But digital...

Ice Cube Performs Magic Tricks on Sesame Street

Astounding is when something is so amazing, it catches you by surprise. For example, making a penny disappear, pulling a Dinosaur out of a...

Jazz Legend Bill Evans on the Creative Process

The whole process of learning the facility of being able to play jazz is to take these problems from the outer level in, one...

Howard Jones Wants to “ENGAGE” Fans in an Immersive Experience

Over 30 years have passed since Howard Jones captivated audiences worldwide with hits like “No One Is To Blame” and “Things Can Only Get...

What Radio Needs to Know About Millennials

Mark Ramsey talks with psychologist, professor, and author Jean Twenge about the updated edition of her book "Generation Me - Why Today's Young Americans...

Jake Clemons on Clarence Clemons, Bruce Springsteen, Glen Hansard and his own EP Embracing Light

There's the hair, then there are the glasses, but ultimately there is a person who is a magnet for positive energy, emotion, and creating...

Max Headroom interviews Sting and David Byrne

Portrayed by Matt Frewer as "The World's first computer-generated TV host", the computer-generated appearance was really achieved with prosthetic make up and hand-drawn backgrounds,...

Dawn of Def Jam: Watch Rick Rubin Return To His NYU Dorm Room

Def Jam was founded by Rick Rubin in his dorm room in Weinstein Hall at New York University and its first release was a...

2 Chainz Tests Out $30K Headphones

In the early '90s Sennheiser released the Orpheus HE90 headphones, producing only 300 units. Today, they run for about $30,000 on the resale market,...

Trent Reznor on a Top-Secret Apple Project

From Billboard: You're working with Apple. Is this an evolution of your Beats role? It's related to that. Beats was bought by Apple, and they expressed...

A great poster of 219 music players from 1840 to the modern day

From Pop Chart Lab, a masterful recording of 219 engines of aural bliss that tracks the progression of the music player from 1840 to...

Want to succeed? Fail like Walt Disney

From Huffington Post: This article is about failing Walt Disney style. Yes, Walt Disney, one of the greatest business leaders and artists of all time...