Yes It's ARW and More: Conversations with Rick Wakeman, André Watts, and Bobby Hart, Plus Kevin Bowers and Obsidian Son Exclusives
A Conversation with André Watts Mike Ragogna: André, a new box set, The Complete Columbia Album Collection, was just released
DiN Machine's new release Opposites of Unity may not be everyone's cup of tea. I'll say that right off the bat. But. If you're interested in hearing a mix that's truly eclectic and challenges what you define music as, you owe yourself a trip to this audible art exhibit.
When listening to several of the tracks, I definitely had flashbacks of listening to the OTEV songs from "Big Brother" or perhaps to Rockapella singing on "Where In The World Is Carmen Sandiego?" that give clues to solve a puzzle. #cannotbeunheard
"Everything is in your heart," coos these Scandinavians in A04 "If I Just Die". If I ran an art gallery, this is the kind
Black life, Lamar argues, is haunted by the potential for disruption. Always lurking is the notion that a life building momentum may be suddenly and randomly derailed, cut short. His latest album is a distillation of this and a rebellion against it.
"If it's not broke, don't fix it": so the saying goes. This seems to have been the guiding principle behind Another Eternity, the second studio album from Canadian electronic duo Purity Ring.
It's fair to say that, in our age of digitized apathy and carefully-curated online inertia, you can add singer-songwriter and bassist Meshell Ndegeocello to that long line of creative polymaths who have not only injected vital energy into the culture but repeatedly spoken truth to power.
Stoney was about eighteen years old when he bravely took his first self-made record to a local music shop. This is where he first caught the bug. And, like most creative bugs, the bug did not go away.
Julian, we need to have a talk about your band's new album. I just don't understand what you're doing. The synths and new waviness, the extreme falsetto, the lack of guitar, and that bizarre, old timey song at the end of the record -- what's going on here?