R&B

[THOUGHTS] Frank Ocean’s Recent Withdrawals Lead to Recollections of Inconsistency

In the months following Frank Ocean’s critically acclaimed Blonde album, he has been, contrary to the past, in line with what is now expected, if not demanded, of popular artists in contemporary times: a continuous stream of releases, consistent and thorough tour dates, and a general transparency and communicability with one’s audience are about all it takes […]

[POP] Lady Gaga’s “The Cure” Is Safe But Feels Genuine

Lady Gaga is probably the most polarizing artist of our time. I myself, often struggle with the love/hate relationship I have with her artistry, her ever-changing image, and at times, strange personality. It seems that one minute she is full of poise, intelligence, and self-control, fighting for social justice and warning young people of the […]

[VIDEO] Frank Ocean Blesses Us With “Biking” Release + Nostalgic Accompanying Video

Big things come in small packages, or so the saying goes. After waiting more than four years for Blonde it came as quite a surprise to Frank Ocean’s cult following that on the second episode of his brand new Beats 1 show blonded Radio, the R&B singer dropped his new song “Chanel,”  accompanied by two pictures posted to his tumblr […]

[PREMIERE] GAWVI – DESIRE (FEAT. DARREIN SAFRON)

Critically acclaimed Hip-Hop producer, and now fully-fledged electro-pop/dance artist, GAWVI, returns with the lead single, “Desire”, off of his forthcoming EP Holding Hue (set for digital release on 9/9 via Reach Records). Holding Hue is the follow up EP to GAWVI’s Lost In Hue, which debuted at No. 2 on Billboard’s Dance/Electronic album chart last […]

[CHILL/R&B] Blood Orange- Augustine

//JOHN FLYNN// The urban experience has always incited a sense of wonder within me. The fast pace of life, accessibility, and the drawbacks of living the city lifestyle are all something I’ve missed out on throughout my young adult life until recently moving into a city. There is something wonderful yet dreadful about living in a city, […]