ROLLING STONE MAGAZINE IS BEING PUT UP FOR SALE

One of music’s longest institutions, Rolling Stone magazine, is being put up for sale by founder Jann Wenner ahead of the publication’s 50th anniversary. The controlling shares of the magazine will go to the highest bidder. “I love my job, I enjoy it, I’ve enjoyed it for a long time,” Wenner told the New York Times. But letting go,…

Paris Jackson: ‘My father was murdered’

Michael Jackson’s only daughter, Paris, says she believes her father was murdered. In her first in-depth interview, Paris told Rolling Stone she was convinced Jackson’s 2009 death was “a setup”. The singer died from an overdose of the powerful anaesthetic propofol. His doctor Conrad Murray was later found guilty of involuntary manslaughter. But Paris believes…

JIM MORRISON PREDICTED EDM IN 1969

HOW JIM MORRISON PREDICTED EDM IN 1969 “There’s somebody out there, working in a basement, just inventing a whole new musical form” In his final interview with Rolling Stone, Jim Morrison foresaw the rise of a music scene driven by artists making electronics-based dance music. Before he passed, The Doors frontman held a series of…

50 Best Albums of 2015

50 Best Albums of 2015 Cover photo illustration by Ryan Casey via Rolling Stone As 2015 comes to a close, music critics are releasing their lists of the best moments, artists and albums of the year. Yesterday, SPIN dropped their list of the Best Songs of 2015, which included tracks from Jamie xx, Major Lazer…