[ELECTRO FUNK/SOUL] Manic Focus – ‘Cerebral Eclipse’ Album Review

[ELECTRO SOUL] Manic Focus and GRiZ - "Life Goes On"

  I have to admit, music got away from me for a minute. Life can be a crazy bitch and trying to keep up with what she’s thinking will do you in. It’s been a hectic few weeks, and the time I’ve spent with my mistress has been few and far between. Between the reality […]

[FESTIVAL REVIEW] 10 Acts That Blew Us Away At Spring Awakening

[FESTIVAL REVIEW] 10 Acts That Impressed Us At Spring Awakening

  It’s been over a week since Spring Awakening 2014 concluded, but we’re still abuzz about all the acts that helped make this fantastic festival such a memorable experience. Here at The Sights and Sounds, we’ve been having some heated debates over the producers that made the most positive impressions on us during the weekend. […]

[FESTIVAL PREVIEW] Breaking Down Spring Awakening’s Must See Artists: Part 1


  With festival season set to get underway in our hometown of Chicago, I’ve decided to toss you a list of the 12 acts you won’t want to skip during Spring Awakening. Taking place at Soldier Field from June 14th-June 16th, the festival will become the focus of the windy city music scene in just […]

[PHOTO RECAP] Pretty Lights’ Analog Tour: Chicago

[PHOTO RECAP] Pretty Lights' Analog Tour: Chicago

  Electro groove extraordinaire Pretty Lights rolled through Chicago with his live band en force for his visually stunning Analog Tour. Including an opening set from SuperVision, the atmosphere was on fire inside Aragon Theater. Check out the full photo recap below. Photos by: Kris Kish   Check out all of our photos.  

[END OF YEAR] Best Photos of 2013

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  We’ve had an amazing year going around and getting to know so many amazing people while traveling the music festival and concert circuit. There is so much love to share and artists to see and we’ve tried to capture the best of the best from 2013 below. If you want to see more, make […]

[REGGAE] Bob Marley – “Could You Be Loved” (RAC Remix)

[REGGAE] Bob Marley - "Could You Be Loved" (RAC Remix)

  Bob Marley and The Wailers‘ iconic 1984 album, LEGEND, has been been given an update by EDM artists the world over for a new project titled LEGEND: REMIXED, an inspired new spin on the reggae classic. The album dropped June 25th, and features remixes of Bob Marley’s most famous tracks by artists such as […]

[ELECTRO/HIPHOP] SuperVision – ‘Telekinetic’ EP

[ELECTRO/HIPHOP] SuperVision - 'Telekinetic' EP

  Electro hip-hop producer SuperVision has been hard at work stepping up his production game with his latest EP release, Telekinetic, via Pretty Lights Music. Like most of the music released on PLM, SuperVision’s sounds emanate a powerful soul vibe, while still enjoying inspiration from the hard-edged electro beats and hip-hop’s early sampling methods. With […]

[QUICK MIX – ELECTRO] Pretty Lights – ‘The Hot Sh*t: Episode 80′

[QUICK MIX - ELECTRO] Pretty Lights - 'The Hot Sh*t: Episode 80'

  The HOT Sh*t airs at 8PM EST/6PM MST every Thursday with rebroadcasts Wednesday nights at 4PM EST/2PM MST on SiriusXM’s Electric Area.     Tracklist: 1 Michal Menert- One More Year – Pretty Lights Music 2 heRobust – My Time – White Label 3 Pretty Lights – Keep Em Bouncin – Pretty Lights Music […]

[ELECTRO] Pretty Lights ft. Talib Kweli – “Around The Block”

[ELECTRO] Pretty Lights ft. Talib Kweli - "Around The Block"

  Canadian electro-jam master Pretty Lights has dropped his newest single “Around The Block” off his upcoming album, A Color Map of the Sun, which is set to drop July 2. A feel-good, summertime hip-hop jam, “Around The Block” features the smooth lyricism of BKMC Talib Kweli with a message all about slowing down and […]

[ELECTRO] Pretty Lights – “The Day Is Gone” + NYE Recap Video

[ELECTRO] Pretty Lights - The Day Is Gone + NYE Recap Video

  Canadian electro star Pretty Lights has just dropped a new track via his NYE recap videos in New York. Entitled “The Day Is Gone,” it’s another great Pretty Lights track that sounds, well, like a Pretty Lights track. Chill, yet uptempo in all the right ways. Check out the video below, shot and edited […]

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