Mixed Media

February 2016

Missy Elliott - “Pep Rally” (Singles Going Steady)

Missy is still exhilarating, but "Pep Rally" doesn't quite hold up to "WTF".


Trevor James Tillery - “Sleeptalking” (audio) (premiere)

Trevor James Tillery is a young Los Angeles singer-songwriter who blends gentle electronics in with his laid back singing.


Tyler, the Creator - “Perfect” feat. Kali Uchis and Austin Feinstein

A striking level of both daring and maturity emerges in the songwriting ability of Tyler, the Creator on this track.


Kevin Morby - “I Have Been to the Mountain” (Singles Going Steady)

Nice vocal harmonies and brass accents do a lot to add to "I Have Been to the Mountain's" atmosphere.


Mount Moriah - “Baby Blue” (Singles Going Steady)

Innocence lost set to a gorgeous hymn in Mount Moriah's "Baby Blue".


Beacon - “Escapements” (Singles Going Steady)

"Escapements" is kind of like lucid dreaming if Sigur Rós were more electronic and scored the new Tron and Where The Wild Things Are movies.


Parquet Courts - “Dust” (Singles Going Steady)

"Dust" is a cool sonic upgrade to the Parquet Courts' formula.


Holy Ghost! - “Crime Cutz” (Singles Going Steady)

NYC smartasses Holy Ghost! drop a badass slice of synthpop like it ain’t no thing.


Karriem Riggins and J Rocc (360°) - “Lightworks” and “E=MC²”

Renaissance man Karriem Riggins slays on the traps over a medley of J Dilla tracks.


Eva Salina - “I Barval Pudela” (audio) (premiere)

"I Barval Pudela" is a gorgeous tune that highlights the complex singing style employed in Balkan music and shows off Salina's stunning voice.


January 2016

December 2015

//Mixed media
//Blogs

Violin Virtuoso L. Subramaniam Mesmerizes in Rare New York Performance (Photos)

// Notes from the Road

"Co-presented by the World Music Institute, the 92Y hosted a rare and mesmerizing performance from India's violin virtuoso L. Subramaniam.

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