Category: Music News

Beck Vs Kanye “Loser” Mashup by DJ Steve Porter

Kanye’s shenanigans at this year’s Grammy Awards was perfect fodder for the Internet to sprout some comedic memes and videos … and we have one for you right here. Personally, Prince’s whelp at the end had me in stitches. Enjoy!

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NEW MUSIC: “Love Crazy” EP by Preston Harris

I was introduced to Preston Harris last year when he was singing background vocals at a Terrace Martin show at The Virgil. I recall vividly Terrace warning the crowd that they should get familiar with Preston and his voice. Now, I know why.

NEW MUSIC: “The Blacker The Berry” by Kendrick Lamar

Produced by Boi-1da with additional production by Terrace Martin, Kendrick Lamar and Top Dawg Entertainment just dropped a track on Youtube … and this shit is #FIRE!

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NEW MUSIC: “4WZ” (Mixtape) by Shy Girls ft. Rome Fortune, Antwon, Tei Shi & Junglepussy

Neo-Soul and R&B lovers unite! Shy Girls, a recording artist who we’ve been high on since December of 2013, has released a Mixtape that you can stream in its entirety on Soundcloud!

NEW MUSIC: “Edge Of Love” by The Janks

Los Angeles based indie-rock band The Janks just released their first single of 2015 and it’s titled “Edge Of Love”. This is a power ballad and it pretty much rocks.

NEW MUSIC: “The Best Room” by Modest Mouse

I’m a huge fan of Modest Mouse. It’s been a while … 8 years, in fact … since they released their last album. When they announced a new LP titled “Strangers to Ourselves” at the end of last year, I couldn’t wait to hear the new music. Well … they’ve released the audio to new song from that album, and I’m counting down the days until … Read More NEW MUSIC: “The Best Room” by Modest Mouse

NEW MUSIC: “Every Moment” by Jodeci

R&B music ruled my high school years. If a girl I was “feenin’” for like R&B, I made sure at least one or two Jodeci recordings made the track list. I’m glad to hear them getting back to what roots. What do you think?

Hip Hop Premier: Watch Frvnk Freeman’s “Winning”

Independent, Los Angeles based hip-hop recording artist Frvnk Freeman has released a new music video for his track “Winning”. Let us know if you are feeling it or not. Leave your comments below!

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Rae Sremmurd | Album Listening Party | Couture Lounge | 12/10/14

Words and Photos by Kate M.  Rae Sremmurd | Facebook | Twitter | Instagram It’s hard to explain how great these guys are . . .except for it’s easy because they’re so dope!  Their infectious sound and unforgettable hooks make people feel GOOD!   Flow is flawless, they party, lyrics are fun and transcend genres of audiences, and their hooks reach anthem status without the breadth of the Pop establishment, the … Read More Rae Sremmurd | Album Listening Party | Couture Lounge | 12/10/14

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Snoop Dogg aka DJ Snoopadelic | “The Art of Inspiration” | #HappySocksXSnoopDogg | 11/3/14 [Photos]

From hip-hop royalty, to technology venture capitalist, there doesn’t seem to be anything that Snoop Dogg (nee Calvin Broadus) can’t do. Earlier this month, Snoop dipped his feet into the sock game (pun intended). On November 1st, at Austere, in conjunction with Happy Socks, Snoop held a pop-up event to celebrate his latest business/creative venture: a limited edition sock collection titled “The Art of Inspiration”. … Read More Snoop Dogg aka DJ Snoopadelic | “The Art of Inspiration” | #HappySocksXSnoopDogg | 11/3/14 [Photos]

Your Weekly Weekend Music Mix | 8/29/14 [MUSIC NEWS]

OLD SCHOOL JAM YOU’VE NEVER HEARD BEFORE Darondo. “Do You Really Love Me”. No more music to come from this unheralded gem of funk and soul. He passed away in 2013. But his music lives on   HIP HOP VIDEO OF THE WEEK THIS is what hip-hop artists should aspire to. Hip-hop just ain’t what it used to be.   THE NICKI MINAJ “ANACONDA” … Read More Your Weekly Weekend Music Mix | 8/29/14 [MUSIC NEWS]

Your Weekly Weekend Music Mix | 8/22/14 [MUSIC NEWS]

KILLER COVER: TORI AMOS COVERING THE CURE Tori Amos covering “Picture of You”. I would totally buy a cover album by Tori Amos. I want a studio recording of this song. So bad. Spine tingles.   FAVORITE INSTAGRAM POST OF THE WEEK From fellow concert photograph @GetTiny‘s Instagram feed, a #TBT to when Action Bronson at a chicken wing during a performance in Brooklyn. So awesome. … Read More Your Weekly Weekend Music Mix | 8/22/14 [MUSIC NEWS]