Monday, June 24, 2019

Tag: genre

Poppy

Poppy thinks “pop music is dead,” sparks debate

In a since-deleted tweet, Poppy confirms that she thinks pop music is dead. Last evening, the artist commented on a tweet that quoted her...
Spotify genres you didn't know existed

15 Spotify genres you probably didn’t know existed

Did you know that Spotify has more than 2,000 genres in its backend? Did you even know that many existed? Spotify data alchemist Glenn McDonald...

Fall Out Boy, Red Sun Rising, Paramore and more in defense of the anti-genre

Do musical genres exist in 2017? “Anti-genre” and “genre-neutral” are just a couple of the terms that bands and musicians have been using lately to...

Hip-hop ousts rock as most listened to genre in America

Rock music may still be a favorite in our hearts, but the overall favoritism in America seems to be changing: For the first time...

This world map is made of 1,200 songs, including tracks from Green Day, Weezer,...

Following in the footsteps of their mind-blowing alternative music map, the designers at Dorothy have created the ultimate musical trip around the world with their...

From the Smiths to Green Day, map explains the detailed history of alternative music

Every music genre can attempt to be traced back to its starting point, and designers at Dorothy released an intricate map that looks at the...

New study examines why shitty music sells the best

A recent study published in the PLOS One journal examines how a particular style of music’s complexity increases or decreases over time with respect...

This map shows America’s music preferences by genre

Earlier this year, a map was released showing each state's least favorite artists. Now, online real estate company Movoto have created an interactive map,...

The Lead: What the hell is that? A brief look at ridiculous music genres

Everybody from scene kids to hipster vermin to beard-scratching avant-garde types have one thing in common: They’re always ready to brag about “the next...