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Sam Smith Preps ‘In the Lonely Hour’ Deluxe Reissue

October 4th, 2015 · No Comments · Guitar

Sam Smith became 2014′s pop breakout with his soulful debut LP, In the Lonely Hour. Now the “Stay With Me” singer has announced a deluxe reissue of the album, The Drowning Shadows Edition, out November 6th via Capitol Records, DIY reports. (A representative for Smith confirmed the reissue to Rolling Stone.) The package is titled after a [...]

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Turn Down for What? Why EDM Is Entering Its Punk Phase

June 23rd, 2014 · No Comments · Guitar

<!– –> <!– –> On a Friday night in Montreal, DJ Vice, a eight-year resident DJ at Tao Las Vegas, held out about an hour to play DJ Snake’s crunktacular “Turn Down for What” – at the time the fourth most popular song in America, and easily the most raucous thing on the entire Hot [...]

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Jay Z’s ‘Made in America’ Celebrates the American Dream

October 13th, 2013 · No Comments · Guitar

<!– –> <!– –> “From Marcy to Madison Square,” Jay Z is the paragon of hip-hop’s American Dream. If he can make it, so can you. That feel-good, bootstrapping mentality forms the core of Made in America, the documentary chronicling the rapper’s 2012 Philadelphia music festival of the same name. The film, helmed by Ron [...]

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