With the concert industry months into an almost complete standstill, people are trying to figure out ways to bring people to live events again. From drive-in gigs to the infamous “social distant” Travis McCready show in Arkansas, live music organizers are rallying to figure out how to put on a safe event. And now, Production […]
Bucky Baxter, the multi-instrumentalist who played pedal-steel guitar with Bob Dylan in the 1990s, has died at the age of 65. His son, Rayland Baxter, confirmed the news in an Instagram post. No cause of death has been given and Baxter died on May 25. “He is my everything and now he is an angel. My […]
Right now, a whole lot of bands are pulling inspiration from the late-’80s period where hardcore and thrash metal crossed the streams and fused into one fast, angry, chest-thumping beast. Take Offense have been doing that style for a whole lot longer than most. Take Offense come from the California city of Chula Vista, and […]
Right now, we’re going through a mini-golden age of thoughtful, insular lo-fi underground rap music. In recent years, a sort of interconnected scene has formed around rappers like MIKE, Navy Blue, Maxo, Mavi, and Pink Siifu. Earl Sweatshirt has been tapping into it, too. If you like hearing voices muttering softly over blunted, loping jazz […]
Land Of Talk’s Indistinct Conversations is among the many albums delayed by the pandemic. It was supposed to be out two weeks ago, but now it’s set to drop at the end of July. You know what that means: More advance singles! Following “Weight Of That Weekend” and “Compelled,” today we hear the new album’s […]
Whitney, the deeply chill Chicago indie duo, recently went through a traumatic experience, when the members of the band were robbed at gunpoint in broad daylight in Portland. But today, they are returning to the business of releasing profoundly relaxing guitar music into the world. Whitney released their most recent album Forever Turned Around less […]
Fivio Foreign is focused more than ever on his new release. Accompanied with a visual dripped with animated effects, the Brooklyn rapper mobs with this crew from counting stacks in the studio to dancing in the New York streets at night. It’s lit.
Hot off his Wunna album, Gunna makes it nasty in his brand new music video. Letting the cameras roll, Gunna documents his recent travels and studio time as ladies twerk and perform sexual acts on the superstar.
Bring four friends. Verzuz brought the grown and sexy to Memorial Day with their showdown between icon R&B quartets 112 and Jagged Edge. Taking over the VerzuzTV account on IG, 112’s Michael and Slim went hit for hit with Jagged Edge’s Brandon and Brian Casey as well as Kyle Norman and Richard Wingo. At one […]
BROCKHAMPTON continues their weekly two-pack series their latest installments. For “I.F.L.”, the Hip Hop collective takes it back to the gritty raps with a hardcore production and an abundance of bars. For the second drop, “Downside” finds Ryan Beatty busting his vocal chops on the hook while members reflect on their hustle and the darkside […]