July Picks (#27-#31)

#27 “Fogo No Paiol” Artist: Maria Rita Album: Coraçao a Batucar Release Date: March 22, 2014 / #28 “Night With You” Artist: Jacoo featuring Laura Hahn Album: Night With You Release Date: March 29, 2014 / #29 “Sem Voce A Vida E Tão Sem Graça” Artist: Thiaguinho Album: Outro Dia, Outra História Release Date: April 14, 2014 / #30 “Broken Again” Artist: Pharoahe Monch Album: PTSD: Post Traumatic Stress Disorder…

June Picks (#21-26)

#21 “Space” Artist: Mya Album: With Love (EP) Release Date: February 14, 2014 / #22 “Breezeblocks” (Deep Reloud Edit)” Artist: Alt J (Remixed by Reloud Productions) Album: Breezeblocks (Deep Reloud Edit) Release Date: March 31, 2014 / #23 “Cobbler” Artist: Kelis Album: Food Release Date: April 18, 2014 / #24 “Old Me Better” Artist: Keb’ Mo’ Album: Bluesamericana Release Date: April 22,…

Country Music Never Sounded So Good

Last night I should have been gettin’ busy. I’ve been accused of having a dancing habit, and there I was at a dance club, with two live bands banging out some sweetness in two different rooms. But instead of going nuts, I found myself taking baby steps. Not that there’s anything wrong with dancing with yourself,…

May Picks (#15-20)

#15 “I Need My Memory Back” Artist: Glitch Mob featuring Aja Volkman Album: Love Death Immortality Release Date: February 11, 2014 / #16 “Sexercize” Artist: Kylie Minogue Album: Kiss Me Once Release Date: March 14, 2014 / 17 “Really Be (Smokin and Drinkin)” Artist: YG featuring Kendrick Lamar Album: My Krazy Life Release Date: March 18, 2014…

April 2014 Picks (#11-14)

#11 – “Una Flor” Artist: Juanes Album: Loco de Amor Release Date: March 11, 2014 / #12 – “Howling at the Moon” Artist: Phantogram Album: Voices Release Date: February 18, 2014 / #13 – “Balmain Jeans” Artist: Kid Cudi feat. Raphael Saadiq Album: Satellite Flight – The Journey to Mother Moon Release Date: February 25, 2014 / #14 – “Irregular Ode to Jaron Lanier” Artist: Weird Happyness Album: 10,000 Hours…

Why It’s EDM’s Fault OutKast Flopped

This is an absolutely excellent and real article… about music today… about where hip hop is… and about where it might need to go… It’s written by Tim Hirsch and appeard on EDM.com just a few days after OutKast stepped on stage at Coachella and did NOT rock the crowd. CLICK HERE TO READ ARTICLE……

March 2014 Picks (#5-10)

#5 “Firelight” Artist: Young The Giant Album: Mind Over Matter Release Date: January 21, 2014 / #6 “Where U Eat” Artist: Prince Po & Oh No Album: Animal Serum Release Date: February 4, 2014 / #8 “Let’s Do It” Artist: Toni Braxton & Babyface Album: Love, Marriage &  Divorce Release Date: February 4, 2014 /  #7 “Morning”…