Archive for the ‘Music’ Category

REVIEW: Lake Street Dive Live at The Sinclair

Maggie ANTI is a music writer, film producer, and tomato eater who studies at Emerson College in Boston, Massachusetts.  You can check out the rest of her reporting for WERS 88.9 FM here. Leaning slightly into the microphone with hands planted firmly on her hips, Lake Street Dive front-woman Rachael Price sings directly to every single person […]

John Frusciante Releasing New Album

John Frusciante just announced the release of his newest studio album, Enclosure, with his record label, Record Collection. This will be his eleventh solo album, not including those he recorded in the 1990s and 2000s with The Red Hot Chili Peppers. On Frusciante’s website, he is quoted saying, “Enclosure, upon its completion, was the record which […]

ROYAL ANTI IS THE ANTI MEMBER OF THE WEEK

Royal Craze is a up and coming percussionist, artist, and one-third developer of the Audio Addikz. The first time I met Royal, I picked him up to head to a video shoot at the ANTI Mansion. We were shooting a music video for David Sabastian’s “Middle Finger To The World.” When we arrived to David […]

What’s in Your iTunes?

The first mp3 I ever downloaded was “The Real Slim Shady.” That was in 2002? I played it over and over on a two-button Mp3 player, the most memorable present from my ninth birthday. At the time, having my favorite song on the move seemed too good to be true. It almost overwhelmed me, as […]

From Punk Rock to Hip-Hop: Janette Beckman ANTI

Janette Beckman was born in London in…never mind when she was born she’s a lady damn it and that has nothing to do with this article. She grew up in the poorest time of Britain’s history when unemployment was rampant but out of this poor economic turmoil emerged the punk movement. So this is not going […]

Chet Faker – Talk Is Cheap

Electronic musician Chet Faker (born Nicholas James Murphy) is an outstanding electronica musician from Australia. Luckily for those of us in the United States, Chet signed with Downtown Records in 2012 and will debut his first album later this year, Built on Glass. The first single from the collection,”Talk Is Cheap“, speaks very strongly and is […]

Phantogram – Fall In Love

Josh Carter and Sarah Barthel of Saratoga Springs, NY are PHANTOGRAM, a self-proclaimed organic electric duo that specializes in chopped up samples.  This is the official video for one of the standout tracks off their upcoming Voices album, set to release February 18th.  Show your support and download “Fall In Love” via iTunes here.

Astral Bird & The Nameless Vagrant – Loosen Up

OK, so this dude sounds A LOT like Chance The Rapper.  That’s the first thing that everyone is going to say, but once you get past it you can appreciate this collaboration for what it is – a solid intro to a talented lyricist you’ve probably never heard of.  Astral Bird combined forces with this […]

CON VOS – COCOON BLOOM EP

Irish singer/songwriter Sorcha Richardson has teamed up with New Jersey hip-hop group Fortunate Ones to create CON VOS. Their project Cocoon Bloom is a cool blend of indie pop and  rap with a nostalgic feel.  You can stream the EP below or click here to download.    

Eddie Gomez – Monsters (Official Video)

Singer/songwriter Eddie Gomez from Portland Oregon comes through with a new video for his track “Monsters” off his debut EP No. Eddie is a newcomer but brings with him a unique and vitalizing sound and we’ve been following him since he released  ”Someday,” a soulful track last summer. Now “Monsters” brings a R&B/pop sound that is […]