Nobody can guarantee a hit, but these tricks sure help the odds.
Welcome to Consequence of Sound’s first-ever hip-hop zine.
A chronicle of its time that matters long after that time came and went.
A reminder of why the Big Easy is one of our most vital cultural assets.
No covers, no scores, no musical numbers — all originals.
From box sets and films to the wacky and practical.
And no, Jay Z wasn’t one of them unfortunately.
Featuring Beyoncé, NIN, QOTSA, Kendrick Lamar, and more.
40 years ago Kool Herc broke down a song. The rest is history.
Neil Young and Crazy Horse, The Knife, Tame Impala, Miguel, Disclosure, and more.
There’s The Replacements — and everybody else.
A behind-the-scenes look at covering the festival — as a VIP.
Blink-182, MotÃ¶rhead, Rancid, FLAG, The Dismemberment Plan, Peter Hook, and more!
Here’s this year’s best Father’s Day gift.
New Orleans festival featured Kendrick Lamar, Earl Sweatshirt, and more
The Black Keys, Phoenix, The Flaming Lips, Smashing Pumpkins, and more
Chili Peppers, Tom Petty, Vampire Weekend, Foster the People, MGMT, and more.
Trey Anastasio, The Shins, Kendrick Lamar, and Passion Pit, too.
But no N.W.A., Kraftwerk, Joan Jett, or Deep Purple.
School’s in session.
A revealing conversation ends too soon.
Sneaky, sneaky Chuck D, you.
Something to listen to as you decide our country’s fate.
Public Enemy rapper allegedly threatened teenager with knife.
The best San Francisco has to offer.
Rush, Randy Newman, and Donna Summer also up for induction.