I recently interviewed ENÍ about her first original single + visual for “Kiss’n in the Dark,” a warm spirited + melodic blend of soul and pop that reminds us why our generation still needs dance music.
#FRESHOWT|New Drop by Billlzegypt, “OO-WEE” | Upcoming performances in Newark + New Brunswick hosted by Thread UNDRGRND (@Thread_NJ) + S.U.I.T.S. (@suitslifestyle) | Stream the new drop via Blackcongolese.com
Posi-Rap, Good Vibes +++, and a renaissance for the ages.
Because I have an eclectic ear for music, I’ve heard far and beyond of the sorts of sounds contemporary artists try to emulate in synthetic beat making. I compiled a diverse list of 10 songs that I believe would make for brilliant samples. Feel free to take me up on the suggestion and surprise me with a track or even a whole album to review based on your sampling execution style. Check out the list below, share your thoughts, and start creating!
Anthony Flammia held his Love Day album release party for his latest record, Ups & Downs, last night at Pink Elephant Club; featured guest appearances by Eleven11, Tess, John Dep, and Remy.
The DMV is finally establishing itself as a promise land for new age artists to forge a path in the evolving sound of music this year. To retrace the track record of Mid-Atlantic Rap, we begin with Wale and his debut album, Attention Deficit, his freshman feature on “No Hands,” and signing onto the Teflon…
I noticed that a lot of music blogs and sites host mixtapes made with tracks from various up-in-coming artists, mash-ups from DJs, or indie bands that receive no sunshine from The Industry. But their compilations never truly resemble anything like an actual mixtape – a set of songs that sound as personal as a toothbrush, carefully arranged together by the selection’s owner and then offered back to others who aren’t afraid to use a pal’s toothbrush and are fearless in experimenting with dental hygiene from their mouth’s point of view.