Taking place this year over the third (18th-20th) weekend of May in sunny Gulf Shores, Alabama, Hangout Festival‘s 8th reincarnation won’t disappoint those seeking a sublime three days of music in perfect beach weather. Heading off the first day of the festival, The Killers will bring their hit new album “Wonderful Wonderful” to life, as well […]
Music’s Fulcrum of Black Diversity, AFROPUNK, Released Its 2017 Lineup: SZA, Sampha, The Cool Kids, & More!
Afropunk is much more than a music festival. //AFRO As in, born of African spirit and heritage; see also black (not always), see also rhythm and color, see also other, see also underdog. PUNK// As in, rebel, opposing the simple route, imbued with a DIY ethic, looking forward with simplicity, rawness and open curiosity; […]
I’ve always been a fan of hip-hop and rap. The production and originality grabbed me from the get-go. The fact that it was a simple two-part recipe, a beat and a lyricist, always amazed me, because the result was always the same, true art born from thoughts on the mind put to rhythm. I quickly […]
Drowning yourself is ruthless rhyme. Dance deliberately with darkness, but don’t dawdle or you’ll thrash about. You’ll gasp, and suck air into your mouth and out of the room: those fitful puffs, involuntary sure, but they shoot from you like a flare gun bursting the goddamn bubble. Someone’s going to come running, someone’s going to […]