Elias Leight
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D'Angelo's Grassroots Network of Soul | 15 Oct 2012 // 6:12 PM

D’Angelo gained considerable acclaim and commercial success, then vanished. And yet, he still enjoys unprecedented clout for an artist who has released just two albums over nearly two decades.


Sinkane: Mean Love | 14 Sep 2014 // 9:04 PM

To a large degree, the last year in music has been about the triumph of the smooth.

Sky Ferreira: Night Time, My Time | 18 Nov 2013 // 9:04 PM

After years of waiting, Sky Ferreira releases her debut full length.


Etta's Blues: 1938 - 2012 | 23 Jan 2012 // 12:00 AM

Across decades and genres, you always know Etta James when you hear her; it would be difficult to think of anyone who sang so well for so long. While we embrace the body of work she left behind after passing away on January 20, it’s hard not to imagine how much more we might have gotten from her, if she’d managed to hook up with a label that knew how to handle a peerless voice.

//Mixed media


"No Dollars in Duende": On Making Uncompromising, Spirited Music

// Sound Affects

"On the elusive yet clearly existential sadness that adds layers and textures to music.

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