Chi-towns Mick Jenkins drops his highly anticipated Trees and Truths LP, a 17-track effort touching on innocence, life and the pursuit of happiness. Mick spoke on what it took to finish the project: “Trees & Truths is my most lyrical body of work. It comes from conversations I had with Free […]
Month: April 2013
With the passing of national weed day aka ‘4/20’ I can speak for most rap blogs, and say we’re bombarded with terrible songs about weed, molly, and other drugs….On 4/20 the songs are ONLY about weed, so I took time to compile a list of songs some released on 4/20 […]
Filmmaker Dave Carroll‘s directorial debut ‘Bending Steel’ is a welcomed foray into the unknown arena of old-time strongman performance. The documentary follows Chris “Wonder” Schoeck a reclusive personal trainer who bends steel in his basement storage unit attempting to become a professional strongman. It chronicles his struggle with stage performance and breaking the limits of one’s […]
Whoopi Goldberg‘s directorial debut I Got Somethin’ To Tell You absolutely shines, the film showcases the life of comedienne Moms Mabley, whose career began as a theater performer encompassing more than 50 years and culminating into comedienne extraordinaire. When you see Moms Mabley, an older woman with a smile void of […]
Last night on BBC’s late night music series ‘Later….With Jools Holland‘ had musical guests AlunaGeorge appeared, previewing their debut ‘Body Music’ which releases July 8th. They performed the hit single Attracting Flies, if you’re in the BBC region you can watch without issues.
JayBeatz mashup brings together two very familiar tracks, Drake’s latest single We All Love Beyonce which samples from Destiny Child‘s Say My Name in the first place. Blend together to make a truly special mix, download NOW.
It seems the race for the #1 spot on this week billboard chart falls to Fall Out Boy’s Save Rock And Roll with the second position going to Kid Cudi’s Indicud. These are impressive numbers factoring in that an early leak of Kid Cudi’s album forced its release up to April 16, instead of […]
After breaking Spotify streaming records for new single, and a host of others all signs point to Daft Punk‘s ‘Get Lucky’ being hit of the summer. With that in mind, we’re well aware of the floods of remixes that would soon bombard our eardrums, but this one is a little […]
Second installment in vlog series ‘Everybody Loves Kyle‘ finds our Ventura superstar in ‘MY-AMI‘ and how the day ended with him rocking 50,000 people on the main stage at Ultra Music Festival. KYLE practices the performance of Martin Solveig & The Cataracs “Hey Now’ single which features Kyle with a verse.
Commemorating the opening of SUPRA’s new Santa Monica branch, the trusted shoe co is releasing their Skytop III “LA.” Only a 100 pairs were manufactured with a black, waxed suede upper with smoke tinted TPU cage and heel pull, “LA” embroidered collar detail, and custom “LA” sock liner. It’s constructed atop a […]
LA duo Best Coast release a new track from the vault entitled ‘Fear Of My Identity’ for International Record Store Day, a celebration of all things musical, independent, etc. Singer Beth Cosentino voice lays perfectly over these guitars that seem to be screaming up in frustration, definitely a new favorite from the group.
The jet-setting Airplane Boys find themselves in Japan in their latest visual from Brave New World, directed by Warren Credo, with production by The Theorist. Get lost in the blur that is travelling, lost in time zone changes, late nights in foreign countries, and becoming a new local.