Sometimes you listen to something and it’s so unique that you feel like it’s a miracle that it even exists, which is certainly something you could say about Chris Savor’s Intro EP. For starters, the spctra-produced songs somehow manage to marry Chris’ soulful vocals with dark R&B, 2 step and even trip-hop sounds,...Read more
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RED HOT DANCE MUSIC: Solsine – “Proton” (feat. Brownie & Santego)
Remember back in the '90's when 2 step/garage had its big moment, arguably peaking with Craig David's international smash "Fill Me In"? Well, Solsine would seem to remember it, too. And, guess what, that's not a bad thing. Somehow, the way they blend garage and...
VIDEO: Bright Light Bright Light & Elton John – “I Wish We Were Leaving”
EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: LILY MCKENZIE GOES BACK TO THE GARAGE
interview by Michael McCarthy During the past few years, singer/songwriter/pianist Lily McKenzie has collaborated with Breakage, Wiley, Brackles and Fatty DL, among others. Songs she’s lent her vocals to have been released by various dance music labels including heavy-hitters like Hed Kandi and Viper Records. Today — January 13th, 2014 — sees the release of her debut...Read more
VIDEO/SINGLE SPOTLIGHT: Lily McKenzie – “Where I Belong”
Lily McKenzie is a singer/songwriter/pianist based out of London. "Where I Belong" would have been a huge 2 step (otherwise known as UK garage) hit circa, say, 15 years ago. But it still feels entirely modern today, just as much as it sounds retro. ...