The Buzz

The Buzz

  • 3 hours 17 min agoIX Staff13 views
    Elektrisk Gønner sparked our curiosity. We're talking about a sassy french-danish band now based in Brooklyn, NY and currently recording their second album in NYC. They released a first EP and album, featuring the danish artist MØ, and toured the world with hectic shows all over the place.    Their single “Uknowhatiwant” music video generated over 1 million views online, and was featured on the TV series Lost Girl (SciFi) and Girls (HBO). Check out the NSFW music...
  • Mar 25, 2015 @ 11:11IX Staff51 views
    Italdred is a London based independent label putting out their 5th official compilation. This 40+ track release includes a number of experimental (footwork, grime) sounds amongst others.  This compilation marks a brand new start for us as a label, it shows exactly what sounds we are trying to push going forward in the future. From just a hip-hop label, we feel that now is the time to expand on our music variety. Stream and cop the compilation, which is officially out today, right...
  • Mar 25, 2015 @ 10:54Nick Brutus Grass Younes118 views
    K.I.D stands for Kids In Despair. This garage-pop duo consists of Kara and Bobby. All we know is that they have worked together at a convenience store as a waitress and clerk, and somehow, found themselves through music for a good reason. These two hail from the suburbs of Toronto, and they make gritty music filled with coming-of-age angst style lyrics that are down-right relatable. You won't want to skip through any of their songs, you might even replay some over and over again, just because...
  • Mar 25, 2015 @ 09:01Jessica Abou19 views
    Friday March 20th at Sala Rossa did not disappoint me one bit. I was very excited to head to the venue for what would be the first edition of Montreal’s Funk Soul Festival, and holy shit was it a turnt up affair. Opening the night was funk, jazz, hip hop and groove fusion band The Liquor Store and they definitely knew how to set the mood for the rest of the evening. The 6 piece band was an energetic and eclectic mix of sounds, and even had guest performers come up on a few of their songs. Up...
  • Mar 24, 2015 @ 08:22IX Staff65 views
    Hip-Hop and R&B duo Heart Streets  are kicking off spring with a feel good track. “Under My Skin” is the second release from Heart Streets this year. The girls will be releasing and performing the track for the first time at the unveiling of the program of the 17th Blue Metropolis Montreal International Literary Festival and the 8Th TD- Blue Met Children’s Festival on March 23rd. The song was inspired by DANS MA PEAU / IN MY SKIN, one of Blue Met's...
  • Mar 23, 2015 @ 10:21IX Staff1 view
    French Canadian rap hip hop artist MONK.E just released a music video for his solid track "Cashdown". Produced by local PSTV, this single comes off his upcoming album Esclavage, Exode & Renaissance which is going to be released in May. The music video was directed by Carlos Guerra and follows MONK.E as he rap his beautifully picked words about how cash rules everything around us, in french:   This song is meant to be an anthem to the workers who before futilely spending...
  • Mar 23, 2015 @ 10:15Brandon Brown58 views
    We all know and love the great big ball of ginger facial haired joy that is Action Bronson and heavily awaiting his debut album but it seems there's people out there that admire him even more than you may think, maybe a little too much in fact. In accordance to the release of Mr. Wonderful which comes out Tuesday (stream below), Aryan released a very fan dedicated mini- documentary to commemorate his own excellence in the rap game as you can see him looked upon as a deity and iconic leader...
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