Kanye West has been in a charitable mood of late. He recently donated $500,000 to California wildfire relief and $150,000 to the family of Jemel Roberson, the Chicago security guard mistakenly killed by police late last year. He’s also contributed upwards of $200,000 to the campaign of Chicago mayoral candidateRead More →

This Friday, Future will release his new album The WIZRD. In anticipation, he’s shared the 20-song tracklist. Travis Scott guests on “First Off”, while Young Thug and Gunna appear together on the awesomely titled, “Unicorn Purp”. The WZRD Tracklist: 01. Never Stop 02. Jumpin on a Jet 03. Rocket ShipRead More →

Finnish extreme metallers Children of Bodom are looking at a jam-packed 2019, as they’ll release their 10th studio album, Hexed, and hit the road on a just-announced North American tour in support of the heavy collection. For Hexed, Children of Bodom worked with longtime producer Mikko Karmilla, who produced aRead More →

Download | Listen via Apple Podcasts | Spotify | Google Play | Stitcher | Radio Public  On the latest Kyle Meredith With…, Courtney Taylor-Taylor of The Dandy Warhols speaks with Kyle about the band’s brand-new record, Why You So Crazy, and their 25th anniversary tour. Taylor-Taylor also explores the artsy nature of ’90s Portland, what he thinks is the greatest pianoRead More →

Well, I guess this is throwing up: A couple of ambitious students from UCLA went ahead and created a vegan Dude Ranch salad dressing in honor of Blink-182’s break-though sophomore album. Co-founder Megan Hullander, a third-year English student, tells The Daily Bruin that she’s not vegan herself, but has the environment in mind with the dressing.Read More →

Smino closed out 2018 by releasing his sophomore album, NØIR. Now, the St. Louis rapper has mapped out a supporting North American tour. Dubbed “Hoopti”, the trek kicks off on March 23rd at Chicago’s House of Blues and runs through most of May. The 30-date itinerary includes stops in Minneapolis,Read More →

What’s better than one new album from Foals? Two new albums from Foals. The UK alt-rock outfit has announced the impending releases of Everything Not Saved Will Be Lost Part 1 and Part 2. While specifics are still forthcoming, drummer Jack Bevan indicated that Part 1 and Part 2 are twoRead More →

In public, R Kelly has remained defiant since the airing of Lifetime’s Surviving R Kelly — even as one police investigation has been launched in Georgia, and another could soon follow in Illinois. Last week, the controversial singer celebrated his birthday party in Chicago and, at one point, he seeminglyRead More →