“#SELFIE” makes a thoroughly engineered attempt at memedom
Looking back at 2013 with the Billboard Hot 100
In an electrifying year for music, mediocrity still reigns
Saturday: Lollapalooza 2013 according to Reader writers
What to see on Saturday at Lollapalooza 2013
How to make the most of Lollapalooza 2013
Almost 150 acts play Lollapalooza this year, and we’ve got 29 to take you from gates open to lights-out.
Why mixtapes don’t hit the charts
Billboard and the RIAA are ignoring mixtapes, which just happen to be outside music-industry control.
Why Daft Punk’s “Get Lucky” is probably the song of the year
Everyone seems to love the French duo’s new single.
End your week getting dumb with Mr. Carmack
New hip-hop/EDM hybrids from label that gave us “Harlem Shake”
Who’s really doing the Harlem Shake?
What the Harlem Shake meme says about cultural property and appropriation on the Internet.
Gossip Wolf: Sniffing out the Lollapalooza lineup
Gossip Wolf guesses who’ll play Lollapalooza, Saki hosts Low and Jeff Tweedy, and more
The “Harlem Shake” meme that’s making the Internet a funner place
Costumes, goofing off, and a crazy EDM song. What more do you need?
Best shows to see: Baauer, Cody Chesnutt, Iris DeMent, Mikal Cronin
Eccentric neosoul, endearingly obnoxious EDM, and two very different but very good singer-songwriters