AlunaGeorge – “Your Drums, Your Love”

The duo of Aluna Francis and George Reid, better known as AlunaGeorge, managed to create a massive buzz on the UK scene in 2012, and hopefully 2013 will see them garner more international… Continue reading

Martel – “Fool’s Gold”

How about some hardcore 80s retro pop in the vein of Hall & Oates, Toto or The Police? Check out this feel-good track from mystery man Martel. An EP is in the works… Continue reading

Tinashe – “Stargazing”

Tinashe Jorgenson Kachingwe has been creating her own buzz for a minute, with a background that also includes acting, dancing and modeling. After signing a solo deal with RCA Records early last year,… Continue reading

Angela Jae – “Broken Heart”

Here’s another talented R&B singer/songwriter from New York by way of Houston. “Broken Heart” is her first single, featuring minimalist, 808 heavy production from Polymath7, some heartfelt lyrics and last but not least… Continue reading

From the archives: Stress Vol. 1

Thanks to the homie Simon Berg, a mix that I put together for way back in 2000 is now available online for streaming. This was originally released on cassette tape only (I… Continue reading

Ryan McDermott – “Joy”

The latest signee to G.O.O.D. Music/Island Def Jam is the multi-talented singer, writer and producer Ryan McDermott, and after grabbing my attention a few months ago with the minimalist funk of “Paradise”, he… Continue reading

Maya Vik – “Bummer Gun”

Finally there’s a visual treatment for the title track off Maya Vik’s 2012 sophomore album. I still have no idea what a “Bummer Gun” is, but I do love the track, especially the… Continue reading

Jhené Aiko – “Burning Man (3:16pm)”

For people following me on Twitter, you probably know that I’m a huge fan of Jhené Aiko and her eclectic fusion of pop, R&B and soul. As a matter of fact, let’s call… Continue reading

Ginette Claudette – “Fade”

Here’s a very talented New York girl that I’ve been following for a minute. She dropped her mixtape/free album, “Everything’s Coming Up Roses”, last year, available for streaming and download here. Definitely worth… Continue reading

Ruby Goe – “Badman”

Another talented singer/songwriter from the UK, and this single and video is crazy slept on, in my opinion. The visuals do an amazing job of accentuating the song, just drawing you in from… Continue reading