Summer `18 hangover: The Best Albums of 2018 (so far)

Summer `18 hangover: The Best Albums of 2018 (so far)

We’re doing it. We’re pushing through the slow, extremely hot, boredom of August. Giving you only the best and complete essentials of 2018, in both film, television, and now the big dog… music. We pulled a few of our writers and editors in an attempt to cover everyone’s, very sensitive, extremely refined, taste levels. Morgan B. […]

This Aint No Disco: The David Byrne Legacy

This Aint No Disco: The David Byrne Legacy

“I was in the living room of Dondy Bastone’s house, I was 15 and it was 1977. The song that he put on was Psycho Killer and I absolutely freaked out, it was like nothing else I had ever heard and made me feel things I had never felt… Some very strange things happened to […]

Touching Iverson

Touching Iverson

“My whole thing was, just being me. Now, you look around the NBA and all of them have tattoos, guys wearing cornrows. Now you see the police officers with the cornrows. I took a beating for those types of things.” -Allen Iverson It’s a hot day in September, New York’s frenetic energy is juiced by […]

The Tom Petty Memories

The Tom Petty Memories

“My Tom Petty memory is ‘Breakdown’. Summers in Encinitas, my childhood home, with my brothers. Surfing at Moonlight beach with my dad.” -Ethan, 37 years old, Carlsbad CA. It’s alright if you love me It’s alright if you don’t I’m not afraid of you runnin’ away honey I get the feeling you won’t Tom Petty, both […]

The Kids Of Grime

The Kids Of Grime

“Everyone calls it hip hop, but we aren’t hip hop. Our records are always like “yeah that UK Hip Hop”, we are like grime music, its a completely different thing.” -Jelacee, Stooki Sound Michael Ebenazer Kwadjo Omari Owuo, Jr. has made it. Last year he charted on the UK billboard top 10, wen’t #1 with […]