Monthly Archives: March 2015
AMAZING ONE TAKE VIDEO: OH LAND: “HALF HERO”
#songoftheday / VIDEO: Wale – “The White Shoes”
Wale's new album, The Album About Nothing, is released today, "The White Shoes" its first single. And it's quite the song. Not only does Wale deliver his primo rap, which never fails to flow beautifully, he actually sings on this one. And it turns out...
The Maine Announces 24 Hours of American Candy Event
PRESS RELEASE: The Maine Announces 24 Hours of American Candy Event In Phoenix To Coincide with Album Release On March 31st, 2015, The Maine is set to release their fifth full-length studio American Candy via 8123. That same day, the band will be celebrating with a 24 hour hometown event all around Tempe, AZ (release...Read more
NEWS: AN INTIMATE NIGHT OUT WITH NEON TREES – BAND WILL KICK OFF SUMMER TOUR THIS JUNE
PRESS RELEASE: LOS ANGELES, CA – March 30, 2015 – Neon Trees today announced their next tour “An Intimate Night Out With Neon Trees” will kick off June 6th in Seattle, WA at the Showbox and cross the country before winding down on July 25th in Boston, MA at Paradise Rock Club. A...Read more
VIDEO: The Smashing Pumpkins – “Drum + Fife”
#albumoftheday / REVIEW: KAKI KING: THE NECK IS A BRIDGE TO THE BODY
I’m not a huge fan of instrumental music. I can listen to it now and again but after a while it gets on my nerves. For me, the voice is the greatest of all instruments. That’s why I can listen to music in foreign languages that I don’t know — I can still...Read more
#songoftheday / VIDEO: Rudimental & Ed Sheeran ‘Bloodstream’
Yet another song where Ed Sheeran sings about drinking... In fact, this whole song is about feeling "the chemicals in my bloodstream." So, I'm officially worried about ol' Ed now. I think he needs an intervention. Stat. ...
#songoftheday / VIDEO: Jennifer Hudson & Jennifer Nettles – You Will (The OWN Song)
Punchy. Powerful. Empowering. ...
#songoftheday / VIDEO: Florence + The Machine – “St Jude”
One of the many things I love about Florence is her ability to sound both melancholic and hopeful at the same time. With most artists, they just fall into a gray area if they attempt to capture both ends of the happiness/depression scale at the same time....
#songoftheday / VIDEO: FKA twigs - “Glass & Patron”
FKA twigs is brilliant and you're not convinced of that yet then you haven't really given her album a chance....
A BIO FROM THE EDITOR
I’ve been writing pop culture reviews for a long, long time. In high school, I published a horror zine called The End and did some horror movie reviews there. (I also worked on my high school newspaper, but I was an artist there, not a writer.) Then in 1995, four years after...Read more
VIDEO: Thalía – Como Tú No Hay Dos ft. Becky G
VIDEO: Dizzee Rascal ft. Giggs – “Nutcrackerz”
#albumoftheday / REVIEW: TINASHE: AMETHYST
One of the things that made the blogosphere fall in love with Tinashe was undoubtedly that she released her music for free in the form of the album-length mixtapes Black Water, In Case We Die and Reverie. Of course, her talent is what made these mixtapes stick. So many people wouldn’t have been...Read more