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Watch the Video for “Tell Your Friends,” the Kanye West-Produced Track from The Weeknd

Ahead of this Friday’s release of The Weeknd‘s highly anticipated album, Beauty Behind the Madness, the crooner has unveiled the video for “Tell Your Friends.” The Kanye West-produced single eventually segues into “Real Life,” the album’s opening track, but not before The Weeknd buries himself alive, busts out …

President Obama Shares Summertime Spotify Playlists

If you’ve ever seen President Obama‘s remarks during the White House Correspondents’ Dinner, you know this isn’t your father’s POTUS. To further prove the point, the Chief Executive, who’s roughly halfway into his two-week vacation at Martha’s Vineyard, has released a hand-selected summertime playlist on Spotify. More accurately, …

Jamie xx for J.Crew “In Colour” Tote Bag

For our money, the song of the summer for 2015 has to be “I Know There’s Gonna Be (Good Times)” from Jamie xx. The rollicking track, mixing equal parts dancehall, alt-rap and pop, is a far cry from the moody minimalism of The xx, the indie-rock trio that …

Kendrick Lamar Sits Down for an Interview With N.W.A.

The four living members of N.W.A. recently convened for their first magazine cover shoot since Ice Cube went solo after an acrimonious split 1991. The reunion was brokered by Billboard and occasioned by the release of the N.W.A. biopic Straight Outta Compton, but the sit-down could be viewed …

Unheard Kurt Cobain Solo Songs Releasing in November

News just broke that an album-full of previously unheard of Kurt Cobain solo songs will be releasing this November. Compiled to launch alongside the companion soundtrack and an at-home copy of the Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck HBO documentary, the tracks were pulled personally by director Bretty …

Watch Earl Sweatshirt’s Animated Music Video for “Off Top”

Earl Sweatshirt has unveiled the video for “Off Top,” a track from the rapper’s album I Don’t Like Shit, I Don’t Go Outside, released back in March of this year. As with his previous visual efforts, Earl has teamed up with the director — in this case, …

Boost Your Speakers with the MTV x Ampfly iPhone Case

With the release of the MTV x Ampfly iPhone Case, the two musically-inclined brands are out to save us from ourselves. We’ve all been there; trying to share a video or work-out on the road using only our puny built-in speakers. Since we can’t always take a …

Dr. Dre Announces First New Album in 16 Years

Let’s get this out of the way first: no, Dr. Dre‘s new album, his first release in 16 years, isn’t the fabled Detox, which has taken on mythic status as one of hip hop’s greatest unfinished albums. Instead, Dre’s long-awaited third album will be Compton: The Soundtrack, …

Prisma Guitars – Crafted from Reclaimed Skateboard Decks

Rock and roll and skateboarding have always enjoyed a close relationship, but this project from Prisma Guitars takes their kinship to a whole new level. Built using broken and used wooden skateboard decks that otherwise would be left to scrap, Prisma breathes new life into each piece, …