Since the new Rick Ross album has been pushed back due to his health issues, Mr. Maybach Music gifts you a mixtape with some A-listers for guests: Drake, Nas, Diddy and Pharrell.
Leslie goes toe-to-toe with Bobby Newport in their big televised debate.
August 10th-12th in San Fran’s Golden Gate Park: Metallica, Neil Young, Jack White, Stevie Wonder, Skrillex, Foo Fighters, Beck, Sigur Ros, Norah Jones, The Kills, Regina Spektor, Passion Pit, Big Boi, Santigold, MSTRKRFT, Die Antwoord, The Walkmen, Washed Out, Alabama Shakes and more to come.
The very nice folks at Stereogum have put together a mix of Interweb freebies from this month. Listen to some new music! Lemonade, Mr. Muthafuckin’ eXquire, El-P, SpaceGhostPurp, Dive, Action Bronson, Moonface and more.
Twin festivals Reading & Leeds announce their lineups for August 24th-26th. Kasabian, Foo Fighters, The Black Keys, The Cure, Florence & The Machine, The Shins, Justice, Foster The People, The Horrors, Azealia Banks, OFWGKTA and so forth.
Since his tragic death from cancer at age 32, comedian Bill Hicks’s legend and stature have only grown. This documentary tells his story, blending live footage with interviews and animation to fill in the details of a life cut short. Watch the film here.