Archive for the ‘Music’ Category

Jay Bilas meets Young Jeezy

Jay Bilas, ESPN’s basketball analyst has been shouting out Jeezy for years, calling him the “urban philosopher” and tweeting out his lyrics to fans. Jeezy took notice, and returned the favor on E-40′s “Function” track but the two had never met until VIBE got them in the booth together. Check out the clip to see […]

ANTI POWER TRIPPING: THE Anthony Lister Interview

Say what you will about Anthony Lister… But he’s a force to be reckoned with. With a style of his own, a confident attitude, and the work to back it up he is turning out brilliant contemporary pieces.  He has me feeling like a high school cheerleader shouting “the bigger the better” (laugh out loud)… […]

ON MY MJ #THROWBACKTHURSDAY

This week’s #THROWBACK is one of our favorite track’s off David Sabsastian’s mixtape Napoleon Complex called “On My MJ,” appropriately set to some of Michael Jordan’s most acrobatic moments.

HellBent on Creating

Hellbent aka Justin Mikal Davis was born down south in REM country and lifted his name from Richard Hell. Believe it or not at my age I’ve actually seen Richard Hell at CBGB’s, so Justin intrigued me and I wondered why he picked hell for a moniker. Like I’ve stated before…art and music go hand […]

Redman – Let’s Get Dirty

One of our all-time club favorites is this week’s #THROWBACKTHURSDAY.  Turn up the volume, go full screen, and let Redman take you all the way back to 2001.

alt-J – Hunger Of The Pine

alt-J hasn’t released music since 2012 but we can forget all about the lapse with their newest release yesterday titled “Hunger Of The Pine.” In an interview with NPR the band spoke of the departure of their bassist Gwil Sainsbury, explaining that “having to write songs as a trio rather than a foursome was a daunting […]

HAPPY BIRTHDAY TUPAC

GROWING UP IN L.A. AS A KID I WOULD ALWAYS HEAR STORIES FROM MY OLDER FRIENDS ABOUT HOW THEY WOULD SEE TUPAC RIDING DOWN THE STREET IN HIS WHITE ROLLS-ROYCE OR SHOTGUN IN SOMEONES LOW-RIDER DRIVING DOWN CRENSHAW. THAT MYSTICISM COMPELLED ME. HE WAS TALKED ABOUT LIKE SOME SORT OF GOD. I REMEMBER ME AND […]

ED SHEERAN – DON’T

This is the first release from Ed Sheeran’s campaign leading up to his album X (out July 24th) where he will be dropping something new every week. We’ve always been a fan of Ed but to see him working with one of our favorite producers Benny Blanco means that this album could be something special.  Listen […]

Drake Vs. Lil Wayne U.S. TOUR

Believe me. Drake and Wayne are teaming up to tackle 31 cities across the U.S. starting this August and running through September.  Tickets will be available here starting June 21, while pre-sale will start on June 17th.

In the Nest with KAYTRANADA

In the Nest is a new artist-focused series, exploring the passions and creative minds of those in our community put together by some friends of ANTI.  The first episode features KAYTRANADA and showcases his creative processes, digging for Disco records, and footage from his recent live show in Los Angeles.