Could Expanded Bar Hours Help Transform California’s Independent Nightlife Culture?

The proposed California bill would allow some venues to serve alcohol until 4 a.m. A proposed bill in California would extend the hours that 10 cities throughout the state are allowed to serve alcohol — expanding the time limit

Imperial Teen Discuss Their New Album, The Evolution of Queer Artistry & ‘Pushing Buttons’

Will Schwartz is fully aware that the title of his band Imperial Teen's new album Now We Are Timeless is inherently absurd. "The idea that now, at this point, we are timeless is a little ridiculous," he says, with

Lil Wayne Performs For 20 Mins & Walks Off Stage In Frustration: Report

Is everything good with Lil Tunechi? When it was announced that Lil Wayne was hitting the road with popular pop punk group Blink 182, some people were perplexed as to how the two acts would fair on

Pretty Vicious Unleash ‘Something Worthwhile’: Lyric Video Premiere

As Pretty Vicious hits its fifth anniversary as a band, the Welsh quartet is thrilled, and a bit relieved, to finally be releasing its first full-length album, Beauty of Youth, whose "Something Worthwhile" is premiering exclusively below.

The Future of Music Criticism Is Here & He’s Only 12: Meet Ruairí of the Dad Reacts YouTube Channel

BROCKHAMPTON & Lil Yachty have shouted out the channel, and Ruairí has interviewed JPEGMAFIA, Injury Reserve & more artists. Ruairí was just 10 years old when he discovered Death Grips. Instead of toy unboxing or Fortnite videos,

Pussy Riot Release Apocalyptic ‘Black Snow’ Video, Share Open Letter to Putin

The Russian punk collective also revealed a series of subversive actions they pulled off earlier this year. Pussy Riot never stop pushing the envelope. The Russian punk collective stormed back on Tuesday (July 9) with an in-your-face video

Tegan and Sara Announce Ninth Album ‘Hey, I’m Just Like You’

The new album, consisting of new recordings of unreleased songs the duo wrote 20 years ago, is due Sept. 27. Tegan and Sara have changed quite a bit throughout their 20-plus years in the music industry. Starting

Jaden Smith Drops Star-Studded ‘ERYS’ Album: Stream It Now

Album features Tyler, the Creator, A$AP Rocky, Kid Cudi and Trinidad James. Jaden Smith unleashed his power-packed ERYS album on Friday (July 5), a 17-track vision quest with guest spots from Tyler, the Creator, Kid Cudi, A$AP

Bruce Springsteen, LCD Soundsystem & More ‘American’ Albums to Revisit on Fourth of July

For the Fourth of July holiday, we’re thinking about some of our favorite "American" albums. Whether they’re new or old, these are the records that either made a huge impact on us or were simply a pleasure

Takeover Tuesday Playlist: State Champs’ ‘Dressing Room Jams,’ Featuring Jonas Brothers, BTS & More

Welcome back to Takeover Tuesday, where each week, Billboard taps chart-topping artists and tastemakers to compile their very own playlist exclusive to Billboard's Spotify account. We give the artists free rein to base the list on whatever subject they choose.