Glittery pop sensation Ariana Grande has become the first recording artist to hold the top three spots of the Billboard Hot 100 simultaneously since The Beatles achieved it in 1964.
India. The land of yoga, meditation, call centres, software engineers, Bollywood, cricket, 1.3 billion people and now the most exciting new underground rap culture on the planet. For decades, the loud, cheerful cadences of Bollywood dance music drowned out all forms of independent music in India.
More than half of the shoreline in Sydney, Australia, is now artificial. This might fix that. Volvo, the Sydney Institute of Marine Science and Reef Design Lab have collaborated to help restore rich, vibrant aquatic environments and reduce water pollution with something they call the ‘Living Seawall’.
Canadian musician Marc Martel has uploaded a stripped back rendition of “Bohemian Rhapsody” to Youtube that will melt your friggin’ heart. Martel toured the US with his Christian rock band Downhere for more than a decade, and while they managed a certain degree of recognition in the indie scene, their band never really gained any major traction. In 2011, around the time the band was thinking about calling it quits, Martel received an email that changed his life.
2018 was an enormous year for Australian music, but 2019 is set to be even bigger.
Festival reviews are always fraught. Writers will try to tell you who the best acts of the day were, but in reality it’s just the best of who they wanted to see. Not that this is their fault, it’s just that the human race hasn’t yet discovered a failproof method of traversing spatial and temporal planes – and as such, we can’t be at multiple stages at once.
This week in a blog post, YouTube announced an overhaul to their community guidelines to keep harmful challenges and pranks off the platform. The announcement comes after a flurry of ‘Bird Box’ challenges inspired by Netflix’s recent hit film of the same name. In the movie – which Netflix said has been streamed from more than 45 million accounts already – society is brought to collapse due to a sinister presence that forces people to commit suicide once they see it
A winter wonderland… in the American southwest?? Over the past couple of weeks, the US has been witnessing strange weather
It’s hard to nail down Kudu Blue’s latest single ‘AURAS’ to a certain time or place. Its pulsating rhythms make you feel like you’re in a sweaty Berlin warehouse, but the warm, pop vocals take you to another dimension entirely
Earlier this week, heavy snowfall continued to blanket the Midwest and Northeast of North America, with places like Toronto experiencing temperatures as low as -24C. It’s so cold that even parts of Niagara Falls have frozen over, resulting in the most mesmerising views around. View this post on Instagram The sun came out for only 15 minutes.