Monthly Archives: October 2015
PREMIERE STREAM / #songoftheweek : NATHASSIA: TURNING HEADZ
On August 3rd of this year we brought you the premiere of half Dutch, half Indian singer/songwriter Nathassia's red hot "Contagious," a song that more than lived up to its name, having since earned her a solid fanbase that spans such diverse countries as Egypt, Turkey, Morocco, Brazil,...
#songoftheday / REVIEW: RICK ROSS: “BILL GATES”
The beats are catchy as they are snappy and Ross does some of his best rapping to date. The hook is great, too. And kudos to him for doing this on his own without any guest stars....
#albumoftheday / REVIEW: KEEP SHELLY IN ATHENS: NOW I’M READY
Duo Keep Shelly In Athens hail from Athens, Greece and have been releasing music since 2010. Now I’m Ready is only their second album but they’ve pumped out over a half dozen 7″s, 12″s, and cassette singles, so they’re far from being unproductive. In fact, if you add up all of the songs...Read more
#songoftheday / REVIEW: CARLY RAE JEPSEN: “I REALLY LIKE YOU” (GIFFRAGE REMIX)
CONCERT PREVIEW: THE DARKNESS: COMING TO THE HOUSE OF BLUES, BOSTON THIS SUNDAY (11/1/15)
This Sunday, November 1st, The Darkness will finally bring their ritzy brand of British hard rock to Boston, Massachusetts. And it’s about time; they’ve already destroyed Los Angeles, Chicago, Seattle and other major cities across the U.S. But, according to their website, we have the honor of being the last date on their...Read more
#songoftheday / REVIEW: GRIMES: “Flesh without Blood/Life in the Vivid Dream”
Well, I don't care how good the album Grimes scrapped was -- it was well worth it, since it lead to this sheer pop brilliance. ...
#albumoftheday / REVIEW: THE DEAD WEATHER: DODGE AND BURN
The Dead Weather don’t like to call themselves a supergroup, but they undoubtedly are. Jack White (drums, vocals, guitars) has become an acclaimed solo artist during recent years and was already famous for The White Stripes. Alison Mosshart (lead vocals, rhythm guitar, keyboards) is one half of the rough and tumble pop duo...Read more
RED HOT REMIX: Selena Gomez – “Good For You (Phantoms Remix)”
Dub meets club meets jazz? Whatever it is, we love it!...
#songoftheday / VIDEO: ADELE: “HELLO”
20 YEARS QUEER: GARBAGE AT THE ORPHEUM THEATRE, BOSTON, MA 10/21/15
review by Michael McCarthy photos by Joshua Bernard Yes, indeed, it has been twenty years since Garbage released their self-titled debut album. That’s two fucking decades! Earlier this month they released remastered versions of the record, which included a deluxe edition and a super deluxe edition, the later being a massive 62 tracks...Read more
EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: DOE PAORO, TAKE TWO
Doe Paoro is one of the most unique artists I’ve ever come across. When you listen to her spellbinding new album, After, you feel as though you’re listening to music from another world. Or from the future. Probably both. Although familiar instruments make up her sound, you’ve never heard them blended together quite...Read more
#songoftheday / REVIEW: YOGI – “SIRI” Feat. Elliphant And Pusha T
.And now for something completely different. We have a mix of hip-hop and electronica that's sure to keep you guessing throughout. It's unpredictable like that, which is why it's so awesome. You never know what's going to happen from one second to the next. ...
#songoftheday / REVIEW: Drake – “Hotline Bling”
Let's face it, Drake's last album, If You're Reading This, It's Too Late, wasn't nearly as good as his previous, Nothing Was The Same. The beats didn't compare and Drake sounded rather uninspired. But we're thrilled with his new single, "Hotline Bling." He sounds like...
#albumoftheday / REVIEW: SELENA GOMEZ: REVIVAL
Selena Gomez fans can rejoice. Not only has she just released Revival, a magnificent new pop opus, it has officially claimed the Number One spot on the Billboard 200, selling an impressive 117,000 copies in its first week of release. This makes it her second Number One record on Billboard, her remarkable previous album, Stars Dance, having sold...Read more