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Coachella 2015 Lineup Announced

It’s that time of year again. It’s Coachella time! The music and arts festival will take place this year over two weekends, April 10-12 and April 17-19, in Indio, California. The festival has just announced its lineup this year to include AC/DC, Jack White, and Drake as the headliners.

It will also feature Azealia Banks, Flying Lotus, Raekwon and Ghostface, Lykke Li, Caribou, Todd Terje, Action Bronson, Cloud Nothings, The Weeknd, Belle & Sebastian, Ratatat, FKA Twigs, SBTRKT, Tyler the Creator, Father John Misty, the War on Drugs, Run the Jewels, Swans, Parquet Courts, Perfume Genius, Florence and the Machine, St. Vincent, Jenny lewis, Jamie xx, Lil B, Mac DeMarco, Built to Spill, Panda Bear, Angel Olsen, and more.

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It’s the Day of You’re Dead! Stream Flying Lotus’ ‘You’re Dead!’ LP

Flying Lotus and Boiler Room teamed up to release a live stream of FlyLo’s new album, You’re Dead!. The album is set for release early next week. The album is being streamed together with “Psychedelic Death Trip”, a full-length animated feature film by Xavier Magot. Check it out below.
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Coronus, the Terminator // Flying Lotus

Los Angeles electronic musician Flying Lotus has released the new track “Coronus, the Terminator” from his forthcoming album You’re Dead!. In You’re Dead!, FlyLo explores what happens to people when they pass away. The track features singer Niki Randa.
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Stream FKA Twigs’ LP1

British experimental R&B artist FKA Twigs will be releasing her debut album, LP1, in the US on August 12th via Young Turks. The album is a follow-up to last year’s EP1 and EP2, and is produced by FKA twigs, Arca, Cy An, Emile Haynie, Dev Hynes, Inc., Paul Epworth, Sampha, and Tic. The album is preceded by the singles “Two Weeks”, “Video Girl”, and “Pendulum”. In anticipation, the album is available for full stream via iTunes Radio. Continue reading Stream FKA Twigs’ LP1

The Roots Of… Erykah Badu

Q.U.E.E.N. Erykah Badu agreed to be the newest subject of Okayafrica’s “The Roots Of…” series. Partnered with African Ancestry, Okayafrica had Badu take a DNA test to trace her roots back to the precise region, country, and tribe of her maternal ancestors. Check it out below.

They call you indigo, we call you Africa / Go get baptized in the ocean of The People.

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