I must commend Analogue on their recent free CD – most excellent stuff (and I’m not the only one who thinks so). In a recent freebie post, this song popped up twice as recommended by Paddy and Colly. ‘Left for Dead’ is one of those unassuming pieces of music which quietly invites itself for tea… Read more »

Posted on October 29th, 2008

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Trust me. that artwork is way better than seeing a press shot of this husband and wife duo from California. They are not deformed or anything. I just think this represents the music much better than a boring press shot ever could. The name is apt as the music is full of Middle Eastern scales… Read more »

Posted on October 2nd, 2008

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Those saddened by the demise of The Immediate may soon be rejoicing as Conor O’ Brien steps out from backing band duties for Cathy Davey to release an EP under the moniker of Villagers in December or January. Two songs are posted on his myspace at the moment – ‘The Meaning of The Ritual’ which… Read more »

Posted on September 30th, 2008

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We featured some of Kid Sister’s kid brother’s music in our April podcast as Flosstradamus but now Chicago MC Kid Sister’s got dibs on the first release from Fools Gold Records (setup by A-Trak and Nick Catchdubs). “Control” is a good introduction to her style of club rap with a delivery akin to a female… Read more »

Posted on June 10th, 2007

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Rockin’ a line of hip hop harking back to the days of EPMD and Eric B and all the more refreshing because of it , The Cool Kids are a duo from Illinois who excel at sparsely arranged hip hop and clever rhymes. In the same vein as Spank Rock, this is hip hop with… Read more »

Posted on May 7th, 2007

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