Music

Massive Attack Release EP, Video for Single “Take It There”

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British trip-hop stalwarts Massive Attack have released a new EP, Ritual Spirit, their first new body of work in five years — unless you count the stuff they released through a “sensory music player” earlier this month. With it, they’ve released a video for track “Take It There,” which features a collaboration with Tricky, a longtime pal of Massive Attack. John Hawkes stars in the video. 
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Rihanna Releases Her ‘ANTI’ at Long Last

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After an insufferable amount of time dealing with spaced out single releases, magazine covers, Dior campaign video editorials, and that weird room thing courtesy of Samsung, the release of ANTI had been relegated to a mere punchline. Finally, Rihanna announced that the album was done, only a full year after releasing “FourFiveSeconds”—the alleged “first single” with Kanye West and Paul McCartney. But given the nature of this current era it was best to still adopt an “I’ll believe it when I see it (or hear it)” attitude.
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Neil deGrasse Tyson Gave B.o.B. the Business Last Night

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Neil deGrasse Tyson, America’s official keeper of popular science, has suddenly found himself embroiled in a feud with B.o.B., the rap artist who has made headlines for his staunch beliefs (and tweets) regarding the earth’s surface, which he believes is flat, and not round. Neil deGrasse Tyson does not like it when people with influence feed misinformation to the public. And so he retaliated; first with a rap, and then with an appearance on the The Nightly Show With Larry Wilmore
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