Banks – Beggin For Thread

Banks – Beggin For Thread

I’ve had the biggest girl-crush on Banks ever since I heard “Warm Water” a while back, and I can confidently say that my infatuation doesn’t seem to be ending anytime soon. This LA songstress has held my heart for various reasons: intelligent and relatable lyrics, haunting melodies that won’t leave your head for days, and […]

Hopium – Dreamers (Feat. Phoebe Lou)

Hopium – Dreamers (Feat. Phoebe Lou)

Australia has been on its A-game recently, churning out stellar rising electro-indie groups left and right and the Melbourne duo, Hopium, is certainly no exception. Combining forces with Phoebe Lou, former frontwoman of the now-disbanded group Snakadaktal, their most recent release is yet another slam dunk for Australian music. Speaking to the dreamer in all […]

deM atlaS – Old Man (Bleed Dry)

deM atlaS – Old Man (Bleed Dry)

It seems like the newest Rhymesayers MC exists within the fourth dimension, spewing fireballs of energy directly into our ears. And it’s true that his lyricism runs smooth like water and deep like a well, but the true beauty behind the MC’s creative design lies in his ability to grasp and transform bottled-up tension into […]

[Video] Cousin Stizz – Shoutout

[Video] Cousin Stizz – Shoutout

“Shoutout to the money, from the drugs / Shoutout to the money, love the drugs,” Stizz brazenly exclaims on the hook of “Shoutout,” the third single and first visual from his forthcoming mixtape Suffolk County.The Goodwin-directed video features Stizz riding a Jeep through the streets of Boston and hanging out with his homies, smokin’ supercalifragilisticexpialidocious […]

Plies – Lifestyle (Remix) (feat. Rich Homie Quan & Young Thug)

Plies – Lifestyle (Remix) (feat. Rich Homie Quan & Young Thug)

It’s proving nearly impossible for me to come up with legitimate reasons why I’m vibing to this track so much. Overall it’s pretty generic, including your run-of-the-mill “I’m rich, ballin and getting bitches” lyrics with predictable flows from Rich Homie Quan, Young Thug, and Plies. So why do I love it so much? It’s because […]

Andrei Eremin X Fractures – Ghosts

Andrei Eremin X Fractures – Ghosts

The collaborative efforts of Andrei Eremin and Fractures are another positive addition to a growing conglomerate of Australian artists: Flume, Chet Faker, Ta-ku, Thomas Jack, Atlas Bound, Wave Racer, Lorde and many more. Their recent “Ghosts” resonates with a neat layer of organic sounds while simultaneously possessing a defined digital ambiance. “Ghosts” is featured as […]

[EP] Majid Jordan – A Place Like This

[EP] Majid Jordan – A Place Like This

OVO Sound is making moves this week. Drake announced the title of his upcoming Views from the 6 album, PARTYNEXTDOOR dropped the track “Recognize” featuring Drake, and now Majid Jordan has released their EP, A Place Like This, four days early. The electronic R&B duo, made up of Canadian singer/producer Majid Al Maskati and producer […]

King avriel – 180

King avriel – 180

The female R&B singer who goes by King avriel is part of a rare new breed of artists who can fuse easy-listen soundscapes with deep thought.