ALBUM STREAM: Savages – Silence Yourself

Savages are now streaming their debut album a full week before it hits shelves and digital outlets. Preceded by the two incredible singles “She Will” and “Shut Up,” the album is a relentless tour-de-fource. Give the album a spin over at the band’s website. Silence Yourself is out 6 May 2013. Advertisements

PLAYLIST: April 2013

For your convenience, here are the essential tracks and albums released in April. From the many high profile comebacks to the unearthed gems, they are all here. Songs and albums are in alphabetical order.  april 2013 (best songs) 1. MGMT, “Alien Days” 2. DJ Koze feat. Milosh, “Amygdala” 3. Daft Punk, “Get Lucky” 4. Kurt […]

CURRENT: Kelis – “Jerk Ribs”

  Kelis’ musical journey is a rather unusual one. Her breakthrough single, “Milkshake,” is one of the most memorably hits of the 2000s, and it’s still bringing all the boys to the yard. None of her singles since have matched the success of that song, although “Bossy” demands the same amount of attention. On Flesh Tone (2010) […]

REMIX: Cashmere Cat – “Do You” [Miguel]

Miguel’s excellent Kaleidoscope Dream deservedly served as the launching pad for the singer’s worldwide recognition, as he’s been busy touring with Alicia Keys, and working in the studio with such heavyweights as Mariah Carey and Beyoncé. Another benefit of his newfound fame is the attention his music has garnered from DJ’s and remix artists, such as Norway’s […]

CURRENT: Jagwar Ma – “Man I Need” (White Label Version)

“Let me show you babe, just all the man I can be,” sings Jono Ma, lead singer of the duo (sometimes trio) Jagwar Ma on their excellent new single. After “The Throw” was released this past January, it seemed as though that would be the mountain top which Jagwar Ma would continually be attempting to […]

CURRENT: Janelle Monáe feat. Erykah Badu – “Q.U.E.E.N.”

Before her turn towards the futuristic with The ArchAndroid, Janelle Monae was stealing the spotlight from OutKast on their last release together. In fact, it was her work on the soundtrack to Idlewild that jump started her music career. By the time she was featured on the Hot 100 smash hit “We Are Young” by […]