Monday, December 26 2011
The year's best albums feature sophomore sets from two of indie's finest artists, a hardcore punk opera masterpiece, career highlights from four amazing women in the top 10 alone, new forward-thinking R&B and hip-hop, an electronic Big Album that shoots for the moon, and so much more.
Sunday, July 14 2013
Even with the thematic of sex being awkward and mean-spirited, the LP is a joy to listen to and fans of Steely Dan will find much to admire here.
Sunday, October 16 2011
No sophomore slump as Michigan soul man finally lives up to his fullest potential.
Tuesday, November 3 2009
It's that classic biblical tale: little known DJ from suburban Michigan takes on soul god from Motown. And the winner is...
Wednesday, July 24 2013
On the eve of the release of his new album, Where Does This Door Go, Mayer Hawthorne celebrated, drink in hand, in New York City.
Wednesday, June 26 2013
Mayer Hawthorne's third album, 'Where Does This Door Go', releases July 16th and the artist has a massive North American tour planned. Heres the video for his new song "Her Favorite Song", directed by Marc Klasfeld (Katy Perry, Jay-Z, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Britney Spears).
Friday, September 28 2012
This coming Monday indie soulster Mayer Hawthorne is releasing an EP featuring remixes from his recent record, 'How Do You Do'. With six tracks, it's a beefy EP containing interpretations of his songs by the likes of Dam-Funk, RAC, The Bakaboyz and more.
Monday, October 31 2011
At first, the combined tour of Chromeo and Mayer Hawthorne seems a bit misaligned. But what it comes down to in the end, and why the two make a perfect pairing, is how much fun the show is.
Monday, April 5 2010
Michael Kabran raved about blue-eyed soulman Mayer Hawthorne's debut last year saying "A Strange Arrangement, with its smoky retro aesthetic, is best viewed as a