FACT mix 614: Do Make Say Think
Toronto’s finest purveyors shimmering, instrumental post-rock drop a diverse blend ambience, abstraction and, er, grindcore. Formed way back in 1995 and named after four words that were scrawled on the walls their elementary school practice room, Do Make Say Think have pushing the boundaries rock for decades at this point, and their bubbly blend Talk […]
Artist Up Next Interview with @Mr___Logan
What is your name and what city do you rep? My name is Logan and Ima nomad really lol but now Denver I just moved out here not to long ago from California and shoutout to my Lil rock ppl. What is unique about you and your music? Well I’m just be me no matter […]
Chicago Recording Artist, Saint Jermaine Presents Official Music Video To New Single,''Yo Favorite Rapper''
Saint Jermaine born and raised in the area on Chicago’s south side known as the Lowend. Where many project buildings once stood. He spent his childhood running around in the Ida B. Wells and the Dearborn homes. He was born into a huge yet poor family. Following in his fathers footsteps; he began writing rhymes and […]
Thisis50 Exclusive Interview: YH Walks You Through His The Streets Of LA In His New Video "Gangsta"
Our next guest artist is from Los Angeles, California on the come up we are pleased to be joined by it’s an absolute pleasure having you join us for this edition our Thisis50 Interview series. So for those not familiar to your name and music, please explain a little about yourself and Background. What’s your […]
SoundCloud stays alive with $169.5 million investment deal
“The investment will ensure a strong, independent future for SoundCloud.” SoundCloud has secured a crucial $169.5 million investment deal from global merchant bank The Raine Group and Singapore-based investment company Temasek that will enable it to stay afloat. Writing on its blog today (August 11), the cash-strapped streaming platform said “the investment will ensure a strong, independent […]
Mix your own tracks with today's Google Doodle
The interactive homepage celebrates the 44th anniversary Kool Herc’s game-changing party. On August 11, 1973, an 18-year-old Jamaican-born DJ threw a party for his sister that would shape the entire course musical history. DJ Kool Herc’s decision to play the instrumental sections – or breaks – songs is credited with laying the blueprint for hip-hop as we know […]
10 sounds that define modern club music and the stories behind them
What are the most iconic sounds in dance music and where do they come from? This is a guide to the sounds that have defined the club, from the humble dub reggae siren and grime’s ubiquitous “eski click” to the hoover sound that’s dominated breaks-led music for years. Chances are, you’ve heard many these sounds […]
Alice Glass shares new single 'Without Love'
The follow-up to 2015’s ‘Stillbirth’. Alice Glass has unveiled a new single, ‘Without Love’. The track was penned by Glass, with writing and production input from ex-HEALTH member Jupiter Keyes. Glass is gearing up to drop a full-length album later this year. In February, she likened the sound her new LP to being “consumed by […]