It started last night. Exhausted after a long day, I decided to check Instagram one final time before going to bed. As I scrolled through my feed, I received a notification that Mac DeMarco was going live. After clicking on the stream, it became apparent that Mac was busy working in the studio, and was […]
The 2018 lineup for Sasquatch dropped this week and its eclectic to say the least The headliners are pretty consistent–you can’t get more nu-rock than Bon Iver, The National, and Modest Mouse – but the down line crew is pretty diverse. Tyler, The Creator, Anderson .Paak, and Vince Staples should satisfy the hip-hop heads. They’ve […]
Photos by Pooneh Ghana/ Written by Grace Fleisher and John Flynn Sound On Sound Festival Returns With Second Installment Last year’s inaugural Sound on Sound Festival in the Sherwood Forest, just thirty-five miles East of Austin, Texas incorporated the forest’s year-round Medieval Faire in place of Austin’s long-running Fun Fun Fun Fest. Alongside paying tribute to the […]
Flying Lotus has been keeping the material coming lately. Following the artist’s release of his take on the “Twin Peaks” cult television series theme and the Queen-sampled ‘Night Grows Pale‘, there’s now no sign he’ll be stopping anytime soon. The producer has taken to his U.S. Soundcloud and shared two new tracks , perhaps outtakes from […]
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; […]