thatDROP Guest Mix Presents Savage

With a 20-minute guest mix of trap, dubstep, and bass music, Savage drops his 5th installment of the Whole Shebang series. If you haven’t heard any of the past episodes, you need to stop what you’re doing and give it a listen. Episode 3 amassed over 100,000 plays alone in 3 months. With unique introductions,… Read More »

‘Aye, Robot’: Exclaim!’s Eight Favourite Songs About Robots

  When it comes to the human race’s technological advances, the subject robotics and artificial intelligence rarely fails to create riveting fiction, whether the humanoid machines are helping maintain society or blowing it up. A forthcoming addition to the popular canon films that pit mankind versus machine, Luke Scott’s Morgan follows a team’s as they make the… Read More »

A Musical Phrase Called the ‘Millennial Whoop’ Is Eating Pop Music Alive

From suspender-clad folkies to radio-ready starlets to modern pop-punk bands, everyone seems to be indulging in a “whoa-oh-oh”-style singalong these days. The similarities in pop music are no mistake, however. There’s a particular musical phrase that’s taking the world by storm. The trend was first picked up on by musician and producer Patrick Metzger, who… Read More »

​An Essential Guide to Glenn Danzig

“They said it would never happen…” is how the Misfits reunion is being presented, and for good reason. No reasonable person expected Glenn Danzig and Jerry Only to step into a room together after a decades-long beef that saw multiple lawsuits launched, but on September 4 in Denver and September 18 in Chicago, the “original”… Read More »

Ice Cube, Tyler the Creator, Janelle Monae and More Rock the 2016 AfroPunk Festival in Brooklyn [Photo Gallery]

Every year, the Afropunk Festival breaks barriers and opens their doors to all, the only things that aren’t welcome are ignorance and disrespect. It’s an event that speaks to all walks life and has a line-up that is truly diverse. And this year’s event was an electic mix gangsta rap, funk, soul, metal and punk.… Read More »

Five Best Songs from N.E.R.D.’s Debut Album ‘In Search of…’

Virgin By 2001, the production team Pharrell Williams and Chad Hugo, otherwise known as The Neptunes, established themselves as go-to producers in the pop, R&B and hip-hop worlds. Having crafted chart-topping hits for Jay Z, Justin Timberlake, Snoop Dogg, Mystikal, Kelis, Britney Spears, the dynamic duo were eager to show fans another side their musical… Read More »