Travis Scott may be becoming a father in the near future, but right now he’s focused on elevating the tour experience to his fans across the world. In a new feature published in Rolling Stone, Scott reveals that for the accompanying tour supporting his yet-to-be-released album Astroworld, he wants his concerts to double as amusement parks. According to Scott, he’d […]

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“House, Techno, and Love… We Are All Desert Hearts.”  So goes ‘ tagline. Over the course the past four years, the Desert Hearts Family has situated itself at the epicenter a dusty love-motivated movement. Now, what is now part festival, record label, and part globetrotting party brigade is taking its conscious ethos to cities across the […]

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Just last month,  debuted a brand new live show experience at his Los Angeles’ set. Now the artist — real name Steven Ellison — who also recently completed his first film , has announced an extensive tour. Luckily, the film that led to walkouts at Sundance Film Festival wasn’t in 3D, but the recently announced North American […]

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 Lecrae is getting ready to head out on the “All Things Work Together Tour” this fall. The nationwide trek kicks f on October 4 in Memphis and comes to a close on December 6 in Chicago. Lecrae is set to release his new album, All Things Work Together, this September. “This is my favorite album and the most […]

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As the shock  Chester Bennington’s suicide continues to ricochet through the music community, several his past collaborators are speaking out about their experiences with the charismatic Linkin Park frontman. DJ Rob Swift the X-Ecutioners, who collaborated with Linkin Park on 2001’s “It’s Goin’ Down,” had the rare opportunity to open for the band on the Hybrid Theory Tour […]

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As news spreads Linkin Park’s lead singer Chester Bennington’s suicide Thursday (July 20), an outpouring love and support has come from the Hip Hop community. The 41-year-old frontman reportedly hanged himself at his private Palos Verdes residence. Bennington’s bandmate Mike Shinoda confirmed the unfortunate news on Twitter saying that he’s “shocked and heartbroken.” Bass player Dave “Phoenix” […]

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With the corporate machines Sprint, TIDAL and Live Nation behind it, JAY-Z’s tour is coming to an arena near you. Roc Nation initially teased the extensive run on Sunday (July 9) in an Instagram post, but has now ficially unveiled the dates for all 31 shows scheduled in both the United States and Canada. JAY, course, is […]

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JAY-Z has a hit album, so JAY-Z is going on tour. Today (July 10), Hova announced the 4:44 Tour that will find him on the road starting in October throughout the end the year.  The nationwide tour is put on with Live Nation, obviously, and kicks f in Anaheim on Oct. 27 at the Honda […]

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Phoenix, AZ – Between the skill for talking smack, the combative personalities and the penchant for performing — it’s really only the muscles and the finishing moves that separate most battle rappers from pressional wrestlers. Five WWE stars showed f their lyrical chops on the July the Fourth episode Smackdown during an in-the-ring rap battle […]

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 are bringing their “New World” tour across North America this upcoming fall in support their new EP, New World Pt.1, which took the #1 spot on the iTunes Dance charts earlier this week. The sibling duo announced their tour with a parody Aladdin’s “A Whole New World,” containing details for tour’s pre-sale. Fans who purchase tickets prior to July […]

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Chance The Rapper has decided to make his tour more inclusive by hiring sign language interpreters for his deaf or hard–hearing fans. The black-owned, deaf-owned interpretation company DEAFinitely Dope is booked for the remainder the nationwide trek. “We will have interpreters at the show which will be a new thing going forward to help everybody be able […]

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Most people can instantly name a rapper from New York or Los Angeles, but even a seasoned Hip-Hop head would have a hard time naming an artist from the Southwest. Sab $tory, a rising 24-year-old artist from Phoenix, Arizona, could be the first one to change all that. Sab $tory has created quite a buzz […]

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Everyone agrees that last Summer’s X-Men: Apocalypse left very much to be desired (it was a clunker). With the future the franchise on shaky ground, the cast is looking to make at least one big splash before hanging up their costumes for good.Deadline is reporting that Fox is going through with the Dark Phoenix Saga as the […]

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Rappers the Wu-Tang Clan celebrated the 20th anniversary their Wu-Tang Forever album at the 2017 Governors Ball Music Festival in New York on Saturday. RZA, Method Man, Cappadonna, GZA, Ghostface Killah, Raekwon, U-God, Inspectah Deck, and Masta Killa hit the stage at Randall’s Island for a set classics and even a snippet The Beatles’ “Come […]

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Playboi Carti could soon be coming to a city near you after announcing the dates for a summer tour the United States. The “wokeuplikethis” rapper is hitting states all across the country between June and September, so it’s never been easier to see him live. The tour will kick f at the BET Experience festival […]

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“Production issues” have evidently been a recent bane to  existence. Once more, the artist has announced a newly-canceled appearance – this time, Primavera Sound in Barcelona. The festival becomes the third in a string cancellations in a relatively short span time, the first two being Sasquatch! and Hangout. He was replaced by LCD Soundsystem and Phoenix, respectively. Primavera […]

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The Underachievers — Issa Gold and AKTHESAVIOR — have ficially released their new studio album, Renaissance, the follow-up to 2016’s It Happened In Flatbush mixtape, which was released on Flying Lotus’ Brainfeeder label. Consisting 15 fresh tracks, the album finds fellow MC Mello popping up on two them, “Saint Paul” and “Break The System,” but […]

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Kendrick Lamar is bringing The DAMN. Tour to more cities this summer. The Compton rapper has added 18 dates to his North American tour and set a new start date. The DAMN Tour was originally scheduled to begin on July 12 in Phoenix, Arizona, but will now kick f on July 7 in Quebec City. K. […]

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The cold, quiet desert came alive with yoga and morning meditation sessions across Arcosanti’s architectural labyrinth in the early hours sunshine as  began its second day. As the day progressed, ‘s Saint Records imprint hosted a Saint Heron House panel at in Arcosanti’s most recognizable landmark, the open air Apse. Spiring cypress trees swayed in the warm breeze while somber […]

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Frank Ocean has pulled out a headlining slot at Hangout Festival. The hip-hop star was scheduled to perform a Friday night set at the event in Gulf Shores, Alabama on May 19 but has canceled the gig due to production problems. “Due to production delays beyond his control Frank Ocean will be unable to perform,” […]

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This week, as though it was a gift from the gods rap nostalgia, Irv Gotti announced on Instagram that he would be relaunching Murder Inc. Records, one hip-hop’s most notorious record labels the late '90s/early '00s. This was quite the shock to the rest the industry and fans alike, as Murder Inc. had long since died out […]

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Since Frank Ocean dropped Blonde in 2016, fans have been clamoring to see the singer perform the album live. Unfortunately, they’ll be waiting even longer after it has emerged that Ocean has pulled out the first two dates his upcoming slate festival bookings. Ocean had been scheduled to headline Hangout Music Festival, based in Alabama, on May […]

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