Bits & Pieces

Bits & Pieces

Dan Deacon, a super talented Baltimore musician who thrives in the bizarre, has a new album out called Glass Riffer.  This week he sat down with NPR to talk about that when he brought up such an amazing silver lining to

Bits & Pieces

Bits & Pieces

Dan Deacon, a super talented Baltimore musician who thrives in the bizarre, has a new album out called Glass Riffer.  This week he sat down with NPR to talk about that when he brought up such an amazing silver lining to

ALA.NI

Listen // ALA.NI – “Cherry Blossom”

With a voice like this, preserving the past seems to come second nature for ALA.NI. Her delicate voice seems to quiver as she travels her way from the speakers into the depths of my soul. It all started with the

ALA.NI

Listen // ALA.NI – “Cherry Blossom”

With a voice like this, preserving the past seems to come second nature for ALA.NI. Her delicate voice seems to quiver as she travels her way from the speakers into the depths of my soul. It all started with the

Dilla

5 Mixes to Vibe to This Week

DJ Morse Code’s Dilla Mix February is officially J Dilla Month as we come together to celebrate his life and how he totally raised the bar for beatmakers in the hip-hop community. LA’s DJ Morse Code put together an exceptional

Dilla

5 Mixes to Vibe to This Week

DJ Morse Code’s Dilla Mix February is officially J Dilla Month as we come together to celebrate his life and how he totally raised the bar for beatmakers in the hip-hop community. LA’s DJ Morse Code put together an exceptional

Leon Bridges

Listen // Leon Bridges – “Lisa Sawyer”

Leon Bridges will save music and warm your icy cold heart this year, I promise you.  I had the pleasure of seeing him perform in real life about two weeks ago when he opened the show for Sharon Van Etten in

Leon Bridges

Listen // Leon Bridges – “Lisa Sawyer”

Leon Bridges will save music and warm your icy cold heart this year, I promise you.  I had the pleasure of seeing him perform in real life about two weeks ago when he opened the show for Sharon Van Etten in

you are enough

Learn // 6 Habits of Confident People

To define confidence, Claire Shipman said “It’s an ability to move toward things wholeheartedly. To move toward challenges wholeheartedly without holding back… The ability to be able to just take that risk and jump into things and benefit from what

you are enough

Learn // 6 Habits of Confident People

To define confidence, Claire Shipman said “It’s an ability to move toward things wholeheartedly. To move toward challenges wholeheartedly without holding back… The ability to be able to just take that risk and jump into things and benefit from what

Sevdaliza

Listen // Sevdaliza – “That Other Girl”

“That Other Girl” reminds me of a heartbreak so fucking earth shattering that Sevdaliza is just out on a warpath right now. The Rotterdam-based singer and producer is nearly whispering as she says, “He never knew what I was made

Sevdaliza

Listen // Sevdaliza – “That Other Girl”

“That Other Girl” reminds me of a heartbreak so fucking earth shattering that Sevdaliza is just out on a warpath right now. The Rotterdam-based singer and producer is nearly whispering as she says, “He never knew what I was made

Full House

Listen // Nick Catchdubs – “Full House” ft. Troy Ave & Heems

After countless original productions and remixes as well as playing an integral role behind the scenes of the music industry as the co-founder of Fools Gold Records with A-Trak, Nick Catchdubs is finally releasing a full length album of his

Full House

Listen // Nick Catchdubs – “Full House” ft. Troy Ave & Heems

After countless original productions and remixes as well as playing an integral role behind the scenes of the music industry as the co-founder of Fools Gold Records with A-Trak, Nick Catchdubs is finally releasing a full length album of his

R-E-S-P-E-C-T

How-To Guide // Get Out of a Rut & Regain Your Self-Respect

Life can throw you a curve ball every now and then because it’s a fucked up world that really loves to see us struggle but it’s all about how you bounce back from it.  You can either lay in bed all

R-E-S-P-E-C-T

How-To Guide // Get Out of a Rut & Regain Your Self-Respect

Life can throw you a curve ball every now and then because it’s a fucked up world that really loves to see us struggle but it’s all about how you bounce back from it.  You can either lay in bed all

Eyes Everywhere

Free Download // Eyes Everywhere – “No Wifey”

The Buffalo duo, Eyes Everywhere, just gave new life to one of my favorite Baltimore club tracks with their latest single, “No Wifey”. It samples only the most vulgar parts of Rod Lee’s “Boyfriend” (*high five*) to create a four-to-the-floor

Eyes Everywhere

Free Download // Eyes Everywhere – “No Wifey”

The Buffalo duo, Eyes Everywhere, just gave new life to one of my favorite Baltimore club tracks with their latest single, “No Wifey”. It samples only the most vulgar parts of Rod Lee’s “Boyfriend” (*high five*) to create a four-to-the-floor

Traxman

Free Download // “TEK x TAR Vol. 5″

For the fifth installment of the Teklife and TAR label collaboration, special attention goes to Chicago-based footwork legend, Traxman.  The way this dude manipulates different sounds is just so fascinating to me and in this EP, you’ll hear that in

Traxman

Free Download // “TEK x TAR Vol. 5″

For the fifth installment of the Teklife and TAR label collaboration, special attention goes to Chicago-based footwork legend, Traxman.  The way this dude manipulates different sounds is just so fascinating to me and in this EP, you’ll hear that in

I Luv It

Video // Sunny & Gabe ft. D.R.A.M. – “I Luv It”

Watching this video for “I Luv It” just made me wish I lived right near da beach (Virginia Beach) and was IRL friends with Sunny & Gabe and D.R.A.M. (do you think they’d wanna kick it with me). Like, for

I Luv It

Video // Sunny & Gabe ft. D.R.A.M. – “I Luv It”

Watching this video for “I Luv It” just made me wish I lived right near da beach (Virginia Beach) and was IRL friends with Sunny & Gabe and D.R.A.M. (do you think they’d wanna kick it with me). Like, for