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Detroit rapper’s annual Thanksgiving blowout will take place as a livestream concert this year For more, check out: RollingStone.com (Source)

Way back in 2011, the Detroit rap great Danny Brown released XXX, the free-download album that introduced him to large parts of the world. Brown had been a presence on the Detroit underground for years before XXX, and he’d already developed an online cult, but XXX was the album that got Brown onto the festival…

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Last year, Detroit producer Jimmy Edgar put out an impressive string of collaborative singles with the likes of DAWN, Mykki Blanco, Tkay Maidza, and Kingjet. A couple months ago, he shared a new track with Hudson Mohawke, and today he’s back with a pair of new songs featuring two big-name collaborators. He’s teamed up with…

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Back in 2012, when Earl Sweatshirt signed to Warner Bros., he started his own imprint called Tan Cressida. Since then, Earl has released his own music on Tan Cressida, but he hasn’t released any music from anyone else, until now. Earl’s first signing to Tan Cressida is his tour DJ, the Nova Scotia-born and Detroit-raised…

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[embedded content] Videogame heads and skaters are massively stoked by the reboot of the legendary Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater series. You know who else is excited? Music fans. The soundtracks to those games were some of the best underground-rock gateway drugs a generation could have. Which made us wonder about what songs should be represented […]

We’ve Got A File On You features interviews in which artists share the stories behind the extracurricular activities that dot their careers: acting gigs, guest appearances, random internet ephemera, etc. This summer, every festival is cancelled. Most of the cancellation announcements have been brief and businesslike, but one was emotional. In April, the members of […]

[Photo via Suicidal Tendencies/Spotify, Machine Gun Kelly/YouTube, Every Time I Die/Ryan Bakerink, Kendrick Lamar/Spotify] The Tony Hawk skateboarding video games helped form many people’s music tastes with fantastic soundtracks, introducing old-school punk, hip-hop and metal to those who may have otherwise never discovered some great artists. Whether it was highlighting classic punk and rock icons […]