Play It Right: An Interview with Sylvan Esso | 17 Jul 2014 // 8:30 PM
They were backup singers for Feist. A remix project happened between them. Now, Sylvan Esso's debut album is a thing to behold.
Darryl Holter: Radio Songs: Woody Guthrie in Los Angeles 1937-1939 | 21 May 2015 // 9:10 PM
By making a record to remind us about Woody Guthrie's tenure on Los Angeles radio, Holter is also reminding us of California’s unique legacy of promises unfulfilled.
iLoveMakonnen: Drink More Water 5 | 22 Apr 2015 // 8:03 PM
There's something about iLoveMakonnen's tone and inflection that turns his wobbly singing and hazy, uncomplicated rapping into reliable ways to deliver hooks. He might not have perfect pitch, but his pop instincts are awfully close.