Help Blowfly save his house! Give to the Indiegogo campaign by 3 a.m. Friday (midnight PST). The following is an account of the strangest routed tour in my 10 years with Blowfly through San Jose, Costa Rica to Baltimore, Brooklyn, Philadelphia, Long Branch, New Jersey, Seattle, and in Canada, Vict ... More >>
Karen O's Outfit Karen O's wardrobe on Friday night was bad ass. The Yeah Yeah Yeah's front woman appeared on the main stage in a technicolor cape draped over a suit that looked like it was made of mercury. The vibrant collage was topped with a headpiece that Liberace might have worn had he ever bee ... More >>
And keeps its eyes on the future of the genre.
The year's finest tracks, both mixed and unmixed.
Any knucklehead with DSL and a laptop can now make an electronic track. With a half hour of clicking and fiddling, you can sample enough cheesy beats and mashups to clog arteries from here to Berlin. Simple dropdown mouse maneuvers can transform electro tracks into progressive house tracks (from dry ... More >>
The definitive sounds of encroaching melanoma.
The Audience's Listening (Warner Bros.)
Moonlighting (Loud Minority Music)
Ice Palace Studios, Wednesday, March 23
Fish Market Fish Market Records
From Austin to Australia, Ozomatli spreads its world funk message
Soulive makes bebop accessible for the masses
The Source Awards is growing more inclusive -- but not too inclusive
Quality Control (Interscope)
Ziggy Marley and the Melody Makers, Cut Chemist and DJ Shadow