Kanye West has just dropped his latest album Ye and regardless of whether you’re his harshest critic or his biggest fan, there’s no doubting that the provocative and controversial hip-hop artist has done something very special here.
The fin. have come a long way, both in a metaphorical and literal sense.
A Slayer fan in Canada paddled through the icy waters of Lake Ontario to get back into the show after he was expelled from the audience. The super fan was unsuccessful in his attempt, but at least his feat has become the stuff of legends. It’s not all bad news though, while the fan most likely missed the band play some of their greatest hits like “Hell Awaits” or “Angel of Death” his desperate stunt was captured for posterity by Anthrax guitarist Scott Ian
Australian alternative rock singer, Dan Sultan, has apologised to fans on Monday and offered ticket refunds to those who attended his ill-fated show in Queensland this past weekend. Fans have accused the musician of giving a subpar performance at the Tanks Art Centre in Cairns this Saturday, in a gig where he allegedly rambled aimlessly and at one point even fell off his stool. The songwriter admitted his mediocre performance, citing it was “inexcusable and disrespectful” behaviour
War & Leisure It’s a sold-out house as the sun goes down at the Berkeley Greek Theatre and dozens of couples stand in embrace amongst droves of squealing women all swaying in excitement. They wait for Miguel Pimentel to take the stage for the last sold-out show of his North American tour. Recognized by his singular moniker, Miguel is well known for his Prince-like harmonies infused with an electric R&B sound and just a hint of rock ‘n’ roll
Plage 84, the emerging leftfield electronic producer out of France, has announced the details of his fresh new EP Was It Real? The EP, released through music label Roche Musique, features five colourful tracks that combine the artist’s influences in jazz, soul, and hip hop, with electronic music. It’s an album two years in the making and serves as Plage 84’s musical journal of his travels abroad
Ahead of the launch of their new album The Now Now , which comes out at the end of the month, Gorillaz have released the music video for their single, Humility . Set in Venice Beach, the video shows Jamie Hewlett’s animated band having a fun summer day out, with lead singer 2-D roller skating around the buzzing seaside town
Fresh off his North America tour, musician Fascinator has revealed that he’ll be releasing a new album, as well as a tour across Australia. The Australia-born, New York-based artist who is known for his unconventional sets will be dropping his new studio album Water Sign on June 15.
Just a year after they released their debut EP Circles , France-based duo Leska are about to follow it up with another certified hit, their second EP Circles II . Leska, composed of producers Les Gordon and Douchka, combine their unique individual styles to create music that’s fresh and playful. Magnetic Mag described their tandem as a well-balanced meal, saying: “Les Gordon is the light side of the meal, the vegetables, and the fruits.
The French synth-pop musician draws on electronic, pop, and funk influences to make his best album yet.