Category Archives: Music Business

Review: Kanye West – The Life of Pablo

I have to give Kanye West the benefit of the doubt. It’s taken me a long time to type that sentence. The first 6 weeks of 2016 have been an incredibly exciting and frustrating time to be a Yeezy fan… Continue reading

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First Impressions: Pusha T – Darkest Before Dawn

Pusha T brings heat to late December with the best hip hop album of the year. Continue reading

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When Did It Get Like This?

6 months since my last blog post. Here’s where my head’s at tonight (music and article recommendations at the bottom): Made in America has done a phenomenal job giving Philadelphia its own festival. 70,000 people a day took over the Parkway … Continue reading

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Why Outkast Flopped At Coachella (It’s Not EDM’s Fault)

A well-written article called “Why It’s EDM’s Fault Outkast Flopped” has gotten a lot of attention around the interwebs this week. In it, author Tim Hirsh picks apart the duo’s Coachella performance and blames the audience’s lack of energy on … Continue reading

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6 Rap Lyrics That Offer Great Advice For Your Startup

It’s been a tough few months for Rap Genius, the lyric interpretation website that invites users to annotate their favorite rap songs with their own explanations. In October 2013, Rap Genius was one of 50 sites targeted by the National … Continue reading

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I Feel Sexist When I Listen To Beyoncé

I Feel Sexist When I Listen To Beyoncé I’ve spent a week with Beyoncé’s new self-titled album, and after sufficiently gushing over her groundbreaking release strategy I’ve finally come to the same conclusion as literally everybody else who’s listened to it: … Continue reading

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Beyoncé Dropped A New Self-Titled Album Out Of Thin Air Tonight. Here’s Why That’s Amazing

If you’re not on a social media site like Twitter right now, there’s a pretty decent chance that you have no idea that Beyoncé has released her new self-titled album tonight. She put a full 67 minutes of music (with … Continue reading

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