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Sound Advice

Twin Peaks Composer Angelo Badalamenti Drops a Posthumous Playlist for Balenciaga

February 29, 2024

For this week’s SOUND ADVICE series, Danielle Badalamenti answers a few questions about her late-father’s career.

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Bktherula Is Always Up

February 27, 2024

The Atlanta-based rapper spills on house parties, Pedialyte, and her go-to order at American Deli.

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Houston Rapper KenTheMan Makes Us a Playlist Fit For a Gemini

February 26, 2024

In this week’s Sound Advice, the “He Be Like” rapper confessed to a DoorDash snafu ahead of the release of her punchy new single, “Pussy.”

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Kelela and Bambii on the Power of the Remix

February 23, 2024

“I’m so freed by the idea that this will have many different lives,” says the singer, who joined Bambii to talk lunch table-hopping and the power of the remix.

PRINCESS

Doechii Tells JT Why Nobody Touches the Swamp

February 22, 2024

The Tampa-born star chops it up with fellow Floridian Rapper JT ahead of her highly-anticipated debut album.

GIRLS

Kim Petras and Carmen Electra on Sex Work, Stripper Heels, and Slut Pop Miami

February 21, 2024

To celebrate the release of her raunchy, new Miami-inspired EP, Kim Petras got on the phone with Carmen Electra to exchange steamy stories from the 305.

SOUND ADVICE

Singer-Songwriter GAYLE on Opening for Taylor and Praying to Aretha

February 21, 2024

Fresh off her gig opening for Taylor Swift on The Eras Tour, the 19-year-old “ABCDEFU” singer stopped by to give us some sound advice.

Sound Advice

French Musician Oko Ebombo Named His Speaker Joséphine

February 20, 2024

As he readies for two headlining shows at The Bourse de Commerce in Paris, the multi-hyphenate curated a soundtrack for us that’ll make you dance and cry.

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Shygirl Is Tearing Up the Club to This Playlist

February 16, 2024

“I’m so guilty of stealing the aux back always.”

PHILHARMONIC

With Last Days, Matt Copson Is Here to Revive the Opera

February 15, 2024

“The big lie of modernism was to take the narrative and theatrics out of art,” says the artist, whose new one-act opera is loosely based on the 2005 Gus Van Sant film of the same name.

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Bad Bunny Takes Benicio Del Toro Into His Private World

February 13, 2024

For our March 2024 cover story, the Puerto Rican megastar talks to his fellow islander about the purpose and the people that drive him.

SOUND ADVICE

serpentwithfeet Shares the Perfect Playlist For Falling in Love

February 13, 2024

“I’d say my favorite artist that’s underrated is the songbird,” says the musicians, whose new album “GRIP” drops this week.

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Dion “Tygapaw” McKenzie Wants to Decolonize the Rave

February 12, 2024

“The way I make techno is really instinctual,” the DJ said on a panel with Montez Press Radio. “I’m not disengaging with my soul and my body when I create techno.”

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Jersey Club Queen UNIIQU3 Is Sexy Walking to the Afters

February 9, 2024

Where is the Garden State DJ dancing? “Anywhere the music moves me, babez.”

POP

Sabrina Carpenter and Maya Hawke on Rethinking the Pop Star Playbook

February 8, 2024

The mutual admirers go on the record about the complexities of creating art when everyone is watching.

COLLAB

Evanora:Unlimited and Taraneh on the Power of Prayer

February 6, 2024

“It was very much made with live performance in mind,” Evanora:Unlimited says of his new single with Taraneh, “Salt Water.”

SOUND ADVICE

Chelsea Wolfe Is Recruiting Artists For Her Musical Coven

February 5, 2024

“Ann Demeulemeester boots, Uma Wang coat, Blood Milk necklace. Walk into the sea.”

SOUND ADVICE

Singer-Songwriter Loren Kramar Is Taking Notes from Mickey Mouse

January 30, 2024

“I glue my mustache and beard on every morning.”

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SOUND ADVICE

Nina Co-Founder Eric Farber Codes to Heavy Metal

January 24, 2024

“Kill Limewire, Fuck Napster, Marry Soundcloud.”

NEWLYWEDS

Jack Antonoff and Margaret Qualley Take Us Behind the Scenes of “Tiny Moves”

January 22, 2024

“Are you high now?”