BY Jules Abraham in Music Stuff on Jun 07, 2010 |
Back in Feburary a massive music wave hit the world that just hasn’t stopped. The South African Tsunami dubbed Zef-Rap already has its champions; a couple of scruffy, buzz-cut superstars of Die Antwoord. In the shrill buttery concoction that is the Afrikaans language, rappers Ninja, Yo-Landi Vi$$er and DJ HI-TEK are reinvigorating social commentary in the rap game, and what better cradle than Apartheid scarred S. Africa. HI-TEK’s rave-infused beats and ... Read More
BY Alison Berry in Music Stuff on Jun 07, 2010 |
Hey you. Want to see a snazzy music video? Excellent.
Neon Indian, a one man Synth-Pop band, has debuted in his first music video on Green Label Sound. Check it out.
Liked that? This song is available for free download here! Also avalible for your viewing pleasure is a full "making of" video on Aol Spinner.
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BY Laurie in Music Stuff on Jun 06, 2010 |
Check out the amazing Janelle Monae's moves on her video for Tightrope featuring Big Boi. I just love this song!
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BY Laurie in Music Stuff on Jun 03, 2010 |
Patty Griffin is out on the road in support of her latest album, the fab Downtown Church. She'll be coming to NYC, June 8th & 9th for gigs at Town Hall. For more info about these live dates log onto www.pattygriffin.com. and be sure not to miss this one. Here's a clip of Patty and her way hot band performing 'The Strange Man'. - Michael Levine
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BY Laurie in Music Stuff on Jun 01, 2010 |
After reading the big profile on M.I.A. in the Sunday New York Times Magazine, I kept thinking that this was not going to be good for M.I.A. I love her music, and have always admired her “in your face" style, and for taking a stand for the Tamil's in the civil war in Sri Lanka, and lets face it, there is a risk in standing up for what you believe in. But the writer, Lynne Hirschberg was particularly astute at calling out the problems with M.I.A’s ... Read More