HipHopDX: Red Bull’s popular Emsee series hits Silver Spring this Monday at The Fillmore with live performances from a slew of nation’s top hip hop acts, including Big K.R.I.T., Devin The Dude, and Joe Budden. FREE EVENT.
Fader: CMJ style essentials from Ben Sherman.
Billboard: Who is the scariest musician? Take Billboard’s pre-halloween poll.
RollingStone: Patrick Stump’s solo effort, Soul Punk, is one of “the most irrefutably catchy albums of 2011″ according to RS.
NY Times: Day two of CMJ is in the books. Highlights include Electric Guest, Zola Jesus, Fort Lean, AraabMuzik, ANR, DOM, Brite Futures, and Penguin Prison.
Pigeons and Planes: Wale + Cudi is a recipe for incredible. Cop their recent collaboration off Wale’s upcoming album, Ambition.