The Streets to reunite for 2018 greatest hits tour

Original Pirate Material classics and more. The Streets have announced a greatest hits tour for next year. The band’s Mike Skinner announced the news in an Instagram post yesterday (October 9), writing: “spoken to my band! told them we need to sing the old songs!” The newly-reunited band will play shows in various UK venues […]

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CunninLynguists – Rose Azura Njano (Album Stream)

CunninLynguists return with their first album since 2011’s “Oneirology.” This new project is titled “Rose Azura Njano.” It features Jason Cfey and Farah Elle. You can cop it now from iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/ca/album/rose-azura-njano/id1279859324 Rose Azura Njano Tracklist: 1. Red, White & Blues f. Jason Cfey 2. Riot! 3. Red Bird 4. Violet (The Upper Room) 5. Gone […]

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Artists pay tribute to The Caretaker on 100-track charity compilation Memories Overlooked

All digital proceeds will go to the Alzheimer’s Association. Ambient great Leyland James Kirby is currently in the midst his three-year, six-album series, Everywhere at the end time, bringing his influential project The Caretaker to an end. Now over 90 artists have come together for Memories Overlooked, a 100-track charity compilation paying tribute to his […]

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Kate Bush, Radiohead, Nina Simone among 2018 Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame nominees

Fans can vote for their favorite nominees starting now. The Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame has unveiled its long list 2018 nominations which include first time nominations from Kate Bush, Radiohead, Nina Simone, Rage Against The Machine and more. Fans will be able to take part in the nomination process by voting on the […]

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LL Cool J, Nina Simone, Rage Against The Machine Nominated For Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame Class 2018

The Rock and Roll Hall Fame has rolled out it’s nominees for it’s 2018 class. Artists getting nods for the first time include Nina Simone, Rage Against the Machine, Sister Rosetta Tharpe, Radiohead, Kate Bush, Depeche Mode, Judas Priest, The Moody Blues, Eurythmics, Kate Dush and Dire Straits. LL Cool J and The Meters have been chosen for […]

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7 must-hear mixes from September 2017: Jazz flute classics and techno euphoria

It’s almost impossible to keep on top everything that SoundCloud, Mixcloud and online radio has to fer. In our new monthly column, FACT guides you through the must-hear mixes the last 30 days, whether you want a club session to warm you up for the weekend, ambient soothers or a set vinyl-only obscurities. As summer […]

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AIAIAI releases wireless version of TMA-2 modular headphones

You can now upgrade your existing TMA-2s with a new Bluetooth headband. AIAIAI has released a wireless version its TMA-2 modular headphones after launching a Bluetooth headband for the system on Kickstarter last year. AIAIAI’s TMA-2 Modular system was launched in 2015, and allows you to construct your own personalized headphones from different components to […]

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Cold Specks' personal is political on her soul-bearing new album Fool's Paradise

Swans and Moby collaborator Ladan Hussein, aka Cold Specks, digs deep into her Somali roots on her new album Fool’s Paradise. Jibril Yassin explores the world she’s built on folklore and pop music, one that’s not quite like anything she’s done before. In Somali folklore there is the tale Araweelo, a powerful queen who ruled […]

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Drake Gets Tattoos Of Slain OVO Bro & Denzel Washington [PHOTOS] –

OVO affiliate Fif died last week under suspicious circumstances. (Rumor has it he was shot.) Drake paid tribute to his fallen bro this weekend by getting a tattoo Fif’s face on his arm. That ink is from Belgian tattoo artist Inal Bersekov, who specializes in realism. Bersekov also just put an image Denzel Washington circa […]

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Apple's latest iTunes update reduces clutter by removing iOS App Store

Apple streamlines iTunes in its latest update. Apple has cut some the clutter from its iTunes stware by removing the ability to buy and transfer iOS apps from the program. It means the App Store (pictured below) and app library sections are completely gone. Now, when you click on the tab in the top left to switch between libraries, the “Apps” option […]

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