Not a One Song Type of Artist
Aug20

Not a One Song Type of Artist

IRO By Harriet Kaplan Ori Rakib, known as IRO, is an emerging artist that is a singer/songwriter that melds pop, alternative rock, hip hop and electro music together as the backdrop/palette for the raw and earthy material that he draws upon and reflects on living his life in the moment. He known for creating hypnotizing melodies, catchy hooks and poetry delivered with a deep tone.  The NYC-based artist had been compared to Milky...

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DF3 – “City Lights”
Aug19

DF3 – “City Lights”

DF3-“City Lights” By Carolyn Vallejo Professionally-trained musicians looking to start a band used to scoff at electronica. But with the ability to produce previously unheard of sounds with unprecedented precision in tempo and pitch, the computer today can be a music-maker’s paradise. It’s only a guess, but maybe that’s why the three guys of DF3 found their collaborations so alluring. The group’s Brooklynite members –...

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BOILER ROOM & RAY-BAN ANNOUNCE LOS ANGELES ROLLER DISCO ON AUGUST 20TH
Aug19

BOILER ROOM & RAY-BAN ANNOUNCE LOS ANGELES ROLLER DISCO ON AUGUST 20TH

Boogie, funk, uptempo house and disco will collide when the Boiler Room and Ray-Ban present their Los Angeles, CA roller disco collaboration. This event will take place at 600-person capacity roller skate rink perched right in the center of L.A.’s most vibrant area.  DJ sets by  Danny Krivit b2b Nicky Siano, DJ Quik, Dam-Funk and Thundercat (Live Boogie Set) with more surprise guests to be announced soon.  Beginning at 9:00 p.m....

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Bitter’s Kiss – “The Rope”
Aug18

Bitter’s Kiss – “The Rope”

Bitter’s Kiss – “The Rope” By Carolyn Vallejo When someone experiences life – as in, truly sees what horror the world can bring – they can react in two ways: reaffirm their faith in the good, or lose all faith that good ever existed. You are swayed one end of the spectrum or the other, often with no middle ground. Bitter’s Kiss “The Rope” is, in more ways than one, a commentary on those two opposing sides. The...

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Mac Demarco releases ‘Another One’
Aug17

Mac Demarco releases ‘Another One’

  Mac Demarco By Gia Vescovi-Chiordi Did I expect Mac Demarco to come out with a mini-album of love songs? Nope. Am I glad he did? Oh yeah. They can’t all be about a favorite brand of cigarette or chock full of meth innuendos. (Though in fairness, ‘Viceroy’ is a kind of love song.) Mac Demarco is quickly becoming a bit of an enigma to me. First it seemed as though he was this self aware, reflective stoner type...

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