Archive for the ‘Music’ Category

Drake – Draft Day

Minutes ago Drake released a new track via his SoundCloud sampling Lauryn Hill’s “Doo Wop” called “Draft Day.” The nearly five minute track shouts out soon-to-be top picks Johnny Manziel and Andrew Wiggins, takes a playful shot at Chance The Rapper, and potentially takes a far more serious shot at Jay-Z. Listen and let us […]

Chuck Inglish – Gametime (feat. Action Bronson)

Yesterday our guy Chuck Inglish decided to drop his new track “Gametime” featuring Action Bronson in order to help hype up his upcoming solo debut Convertibles, hitting stores April 8th. The album includes features from the likes of Ab-Soul, Mac Miller, Action Bronson, Chromeo, Chance the Rapper, Buddy, Vic Mensa, Sir Michael Rocks, and more. Concertibles […]

M83 – WAIT (KYGO REMIX)

Kygo, the 22 year old Norwegian producer has a new track out today remixing M83′s “Wait,” which uses the same sort of synthetic beats that brought him success in 2013 with his Sexual Healing and No Diggity vs. Thrift Shop remixes.  Listen below, and let us know what you think of his style.

Island Def Jam Restructuring, Barry Weiss Resigning

Island Def Jam is no more, as UMG announced today that Def Jam, Island, and Motown will all operate independently from here on out. Barry Weiss will be stepping down to “enter into discussions with U.M.G. about a new venture together,” according to Billboard.com. Additionally, Kyambo “Hip Hop” Joshua and Dion “No I.D.” Wilson will […]

Michael Jackson – XSCAPE

Set to be released on May 13th, Xscape is an album compiled of eight never-before-heard songs by the late Michael Jackson. L.A. Reid, Chairman and CEO of Epic Records, was given unlimited access to Jackson’s archives from the Estate of Michael Jackson. Reid chose from four decades worth of music and hand picked the eight […]

Zella Day – Sweet Ophelia (Marian Hill Remix)

The Philadelphia-based duo of Jeremy Lloyd and Samantha Gongol turned Zella Day’s original into an upbeat, spirit-rising track that will remind all the east coasters that warm weather is on its way. You can download Marian Hill’s debut EP Play on iTunes here.

Cultural Tourism – An Age of Empty Curiosity

This article has been re-published here with permission from the author. You can find the originally version on Medium.com here.   Watching Boyz ‘N’ the Hood from the comfort of a cool basement in the suburbs of Greenwich, CT. Attending Hot 97’s Summer Jam concert in your mom’s company box seats. Going abroad to an underdeveloped […]

Wu-Tang Clan – Once Upon A Time In Shaolin

So over the past few years, the Wu-Tang Clan have been secretly recording a 31 track double album titled Once Upon a Time in Shaolin. Most of the album is produced by Moroccan producer, Cilvaringz (Tarik Azzougarh). The album will soon sit within an engraved silver-and-nickel box, handcrafted over the course of three months by […]

The Man Behind The Curtain: Cey Adams

We have such a high expected level of design as a culture that we take it for granted and never ask ourselves “who made this?” Well, Cey Adams (pronounced SAY) is that guy creating the designs that shape our culture. That designer who for more than 30 years brought his own creative vision to the […]

Asher Roth – Fast Life feat. Vic Mensa (Official Video)

Two nights ago Asher decided to drop his collaborative track with Vic Mensa titled “Fast Life” and yesterday the conceptual video for the track surfaced. In the video directed by Smash LeFunk, Asher goes to the streets of LA offering people to take messages written on pieces of paper from this box he is holding. […]