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  • 0 sec agoAustin Edward15 views
    Let me start by saying this, translating electronic music to a live setting is a tedious and difficult task. When producers attempt to recreate everything live using just a laptop, the experience can seem underwhelming. Aside from the sound lacking the dynamics of live instruments and musicians, many artists are cursed by looking about as engaged in their performance as they are when they’re scrolling through their twitter feed. On the other hand, attempting to over-perform those meticulously...
  • 0 sec agoJules de Gaulmyn14 views
    The month of October saw the coming of various singers, DJ's and bands who delivered both impressive and unforgettable shows, Kaytranada and Flying Lotus being particularly at the top of their form. This November, Montréal is welcoming some more acts that you should definitely not miss.Mac Demarco - November 5, Théâtre Rialto "Montréal's sweetheart" is back for the third time in less than a year. Following the release of his third album, "Salad Days", Mac Demarco has been touring all year and...
  • Oct 31, 2014 @ 12:44IX Staff32 views
    Blending GrandBuda’s trap and EDM background to Wisdom’s hip-hop and funk beat vibes surely makes this the sexiest remix of this track out there. We suggest you light up a couple candles, set yourself up comfortably, and wether you listen to it alone or with your lover, the synths and chords on this beat assure you a good time. You can stream and download How About Now (GrandBuda & Nick Wisdom remix) on Soundcloud here: Drake - How About Now (GrandBuda & Nick Wisdom remix) ...
  • Oct 31, 2014 @ 12:10Nick Brutus Grass Younes83 views
    Watching the music video for "Video Girl" directed by Khalil Joseph seemed abstract at first glance, which automatically gave me the urge to take a deeper look at what I could extract from it. When it comes to FKA twigs, there's no doubt that a lot of thought goes into any project she's involved in, especially when it comes to her visuals. I couldn't hold back from researching as much as I could to come up with some sort of idea of what is really going on in her latest music video, so bear with...
  • Oct 31, 2014 @ 10:47Penny Stephens 93 views
    Marc 7, a member of the infamous West Coast hip hop crew Jurassic 5, recently tweeted that “thousands of Sasquatch sighting will be reported on Halloween”; signaling the release date of his newest single – one in a string of newly minted solo releases from the MC.   "Sasquatch" helps cultivate his outsider persona and seems to deliver some pointed advice to youngsters coming up in the game. Having been a fixture in the hip hop scene since the early 90’s, it is no wonder the veteran...
  • Oct 31, 2014 @ 10:39Anthony Muzonzini16 views
    “They paid $830 for my great-great-great grandma?” Nas From now on when Nas says “Owe me back” it will have something else behind it. The multi-platinum rapper from Queensbridge appeared on the TV show Finding your Roots with Henry Louis Gates Jr.  The rapper not only saw a picture of the actual man that purchased his great-great-great grandmother, but the rapper actually saw the receipt for the purchase.   “They paid $830 for my great-great-great grandma?” Nas asked as he...
  • Oct 31, 2014 @ 10:25Nick Watts11 views
    US producer and song writer KDrew, who has been picked up by new label Good Game Records, has just dropped another free download. It takes the form of "Tonight", and is part of his three-track EP under the name "Signals" - also released through the imprint. This track is a powerful yet deeply musical single, and also utilises Kevin Drew's talents as a singer.   Taking the lead with carefully placed synth patterns and groove-filled guitar riffs, "Tonight" is a myriad of sounds and...
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