World Beard Day Folk music

Beards help you get back to nature. They help you make friends. They can be a conversation starter. Frankly, beards...

Hang drum instrument

(Photo credit: lotusdrum.com) During a late night YouTube session, brought on by a mix of insomnia and boredom, I stumbled...

rebirth of French music

Today is Bastille Day in France. This is the day the French overthrew the monarchy, chopped off Marie Antoinette’s head...

CURIOUS SOUNDS: China Opera

It’s peony season and boy, does Instagram know it. It seems, however, that China didn’t wait for sponsored fashion influencers...

wedding songs

Wedding season has arrived and a while back we recommended 20 songs for a tasteful reception, but seriously who cares about...

Song 2 by Blur is 20 years

1997 was a political and cultural turning point for Britain. Tony Blair became Prime Minister, Princess Diana’s death shocked the...

Coachella, our favorite performances of all time

Like a lot of festivals, Coachella has gone from an intimate indie affair to musical mastodon, with artists like Kanye...

Harry Styles Sign of the Times debut single

After teasing us with mysterious pictures of him soaked and sultry on Instagram, Harry Styles has FINALLY released his impressive...

ASMR, the sounds that trigger tingly feelings

The Deezer community is as diverse as the colors on a painter’s palette, which is why our 43 million track...

SXSW Deezer Team

If you couldn’t make it down to Austin last week for the annual new music explosion that is South By...

Flow My City

A while back Vice published a piece about a new community of cowboy metalheads in Botswana. Metal music in the...

Philip Glass turns 80

Philip Glass is, without a doubt, one of the greatest composers of the 20th century. Born on 31st January, 1937...