Friday, May 3 2013
Each bar straddles rapid snares that pop and snap like firecrackers rippling on a waterbed mattress of liquid bass. Is this starting to sound like dirty talk? Then you're starting to get it.
Thursday, May 2 2013
Fifth solo album from authentic soul diva Alice Russell deserves to see her claim her rightful place in the vanguard of the current female singer-songwriter explosion.
Wednesday, May 1 2013
13 Degrees of Reality is a cerebral and ambitious album that greatly benefits from stylistic non-conformity.
Tuesday, April 23 2013
Mann navigates through ‘80s influences and cues masterfully throughout Magical Thinking.
Thursday, April 18 2013
Blood Becomes Fire will undoubtedly be placing high on many end-of-year lists in 2013, and the 10 songs therein present unrelenting and graphic visions of ruin and despair.
Tuesday, April 9 2013
How do you prove your salt when you're an energetic Jam & Lewis-referencing modern-day funk band? By going on the Vans Warped Tour, of course. Now the Bad Rabbits are touring with Kendrick Lamar, have a new album out, and a fresh set of 20 Questions answers in tow...
Thursday, April 4 2013
Throughout Victim of Love, Bradley exhibits vocals rich in soul, grit, and emotion.
Monday, April 1 2013
Are we heading for a roots-reggae renaissance?
Sunday, January 27 2013
British electronic duo Coldcut head up this week's edition of the Solid Steel Radio Show, which Ninja Tune presents on their Soundcloud.
Tuesday, January 22 2013
Hearkening back to the days of classic soul, Still Life is an updated retro-soul affair that serves as a solid testament to R&B singer Auldist's artistry.