7 pieces of gear that prove Kraftwerk are technological trailblazers
Kraftwerk are true pioneers electronic music, laying down the blueprint for synth-pop, techno and electro. The German band are also technological innovators, ten crafting their own custom instruments to realize their vision. Scott Wilson picks seven their most pioneering uses technology. Kraftwerk’s 1974 album Autobahn is widely regarded as one the most important albums all […]
Drake Adds Verse To "Freak In You" –
The new music from Drake continues to come out. This time he adds a verse to PARTYNEXTDOOR’s popular “Freak In You” single. You can stream this new record below: What do you think about this one? Stay tuned for more!
Rising LA pop artist Banoffee reveals hyperactive new single 'Ripe'
The Melbourne–LA singer and producer drops a track designed to “make your tongue itch.” Like many pop music’s recent great forward thinkers (Danny L Harle, I’m looking at you), the Australian-born Banfee takes effortlessly infectious melodies and tales love and lust, then parachutes them into more dangerous surroundings: sonic environments where textures have been warped, synths gargle and vicious bass sounds […]
Roland's vintage D-50 synth now available via software subscription
An ‘80s classic is reborn. Roland has added a stware version the vintage D-50 synth to its digital subscription service, Roland Cloud. Released in 1987, the digital D-50 synth was a staple ‘80s and ‘90s pop, R&B and new jack swing, and was an answer sorts to Yamaha’s popular DX7 instrument. The synth’s sound engine used […]
ENTERTAINMENT GUMBO SERVES UP MIC TERROR’S “HISTORY ON WEED” WITH “HISTORY OF WHITE JESUS” EPISODE
Y’all Gone Learn Today. Mic Terror rolls up the history books with “History On Weed: The History Of White Jesus”. The Chicago star breaks down the origin Jesus’ pope-sanctioned white washing in hilarious fashion replete with great dialogue and visual re-enactments. The webisode is the first in a new series enlightening comedic reflections on mic […]