Archive for the ‘Music’ Category


Jenna Andrews – “Tumblin’ Down” Video

July 1, 2010

I’m a bit on the fence about this girl. I’m struggling with the fact that “Tumblin’ Down” was written by Jeremih, for starters. Hard to believe such a good song could come from the man who gave us the delightfully insipid “Birthday Sex”. Read the rest of this entry ?


Another Reason To Show Aloe Blacc Some Love

June 29, 2010

Aloe Blacc + blues band x “Billie Jean” = OH MY GAWD!!!! Just watch it, dammit!

Spotted at Urban Daily


Currently Listening To . . .Eminem – Recovery

June 22, 2010

Dammit, Em!! It’s taken you six albums to get Just Blaze to do beats for you?!? SIX ABLUMS?!?! You’re lucky them joints are dat hot fiyah!!!


Five RJD2 Songs That Convince Me He Should Do Music For Film

June 2, 2010

If there’s one thing I’ve loved about RJD2 over the years, it’s that he rarely does the same thing twice. He could have easily stayed within the realm of hip-hop, and most fans would have been satisfied. And while many of them considered his third album, The Third Hand, a major misstep, I thought it was a bold departure that ultimately paid off. Listening to his latest effort, The Colossus, I realize how much of a natural progression there is to his music from his first album to his latest. Whether he’s chopping up and reconstructing samples or offering up original compositions, instrumentals or including vocals, there’s always that need to tell a story with his music. There’s always a distinct narrative, or at least the seeds of inspiration for listeners to come up with a narrative in their own minds. Read the rest of this entry ?


Currently Listening To . . . Major Lazer And La Roux Present: Lazerproof

June 1, 2010


1. Bulletproof (Nacey Remix ft. Matt Hemerlein)
2. Colourless Artibella
3. I’m Not Your Lemonade + Heroes ‘N‘ Villains Remix ft. Gucci Mane
4. Independent Kill ft. Candi Redd
5. Keep It Fascinating
6. Magic (Falling Soldiers Dub)
7. In 4 The Kill Pon De Skream
8. Houstatlantavegas Pains ft Drake
9. Tigerlily (DYWHAP Blend) ft. Rusko
10. Can’t Stop Now (Armor Love Remix)
11. Quicksand (Mad Decent 2010 Rerub) ft. Amanda Blank
12. Cover My Eyes (Costra Nostra Edit)
13. I Said It (Major Lazer Dubplate) ft. Opal
14. Hold Yuh (Double Dubplate) ft. Gyptian

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CASRAM: Cakes & Kisses w/ Invincible @ Asylum On June 3rd

May 26, 2010

Just one of the many events going on as part of the Can A Sista Rock A Mic? Festival.

For more information, check out the festival website, and join the Facebook Group.


The USB (Emcee Edition) This Sunday At Velvet Lounge

May 26, 2010

It’s a long weekend, what with Memorial Day, so y’all have no excuse for coming through this Sunday night. Come check out some good hip-hop, and if you’re early enough, you can get a USB drive packed with free music.