Funkadelic Teams Up With Kendrick Lamar & Ice Cube

When the Funk meets The Force!

March 29th, 2016
Ashlee Burke
Category: Video
funkadelic

After months of teasing on the Internet, the official video for Funkadelic’s “Ain’t That Funkin’ Kinda Hard On You (We Ain’t Never Gonna Stop Remix)” remix has arrived, and it’s got a slew of contributors. There’s Kendrick Lamar, OG Comptonian, Ice Cube, and…Star Wars? Or at least an incredibly funky remixed version of the opening of a new Star Wars episode.
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#FridayFeels with Adrienne Tooley’s “White Noise”

My hashtag for those who have no #wcw or #mcm

March 25th, 2016
Ashlee Burke
Category: Video
Adrienne Tooley

Don’t you hate it when you are lurking (semi-creepily) on the Twitter or Facebook page of the person you are into only to find a picture of some girl (or guy) they’ve officially declared as their “crush”? It’s hashtags like #ManCrushMonday and #WomanCrushWednesday that make me wonder if everyone on the internet is secretly 10 years old!
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Watch: The Art of Organized Noize Now On Netflix

Documentary about ATL producers now streaming

March 24th, 2016
Kristen Meza
Category: Video
organized noize

Prepare to add the documentary The Art of Organized Noize to your Netflix que. Prominent producer trio Organized Noize has been behind some of the biggest songs in hip hop. As trailblazers in the Dirty South movement, their work deserves to be recognized in this format.
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Play This Playlist: Warped Tour 2016

Listen to the amazing lineup for this year’s fest

March 22nd, 2016
Mary Bonney
Category: Staff Pick, Video
warped

This afternoon Kevin Lyman announced this year’s Warped Tour with the help of 3OH3! via a livestreamed webcast. Last year’s festival was below par for the legendary Warped Tour, and it seems Lyman listened to feedback. This year’s lineup is one of the best we’ve seen in years, and I can’t wait to cover it!
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Flatbush Zombies Release Video For “This Is It”

Brooklyn’s finest go on tour across the country

March 15th, 2016
Kimberly Quitzon
Category: Video
flatbush zombies

Brooklyn-based rap group Flatbush Zombies is taking over the iTunes charts with their debut album, 3001: A Laced Odyssey. The trio just released a dope video for their track “This Is It,” which is getting recognized across the globe. The simplicity in the Phillip T. Annand-directed video allow for their lyrics and unique personalities to shine as the members perform in front of a white background and behind layered smoke.
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Watch Weezer’s “California Kids” Music Video

The White Album is available April 1st

Sean Kramer
Category: Lead Story, Video
weezer california kids

After a few years of releasing material that perhaps didn’t quite hit the expectations die-hard fans may have had for the Los Angeles quartet, Weezer has been on a winning streak since the release of their last album, Everything Will Be Alright In The End. We’re just a few short weeks away from the release of Weezer’s latest self-titled album (aka The White Album), and the band recently released a clip for the record’s latest single, “California Kids.”
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Play This Playlist: Best Radiohead Music Videos

UK favorites coming to LA this summer!

March 14th, 2016
Sean Kramer
Category: Staff Pick, Video
radiohead

Many of us woke up this morning to the exciting news that arguably “The Most Important Band in The World,” Radiohead, is not only hitting the road later this year to lead up to what is most likely going to be the release of their new album, but that their tour includes two stops in Los Angeles at Shrine Expo Hall on August 4 and August 8.
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Vince Grant Releases Video For “Oceans II”

Singer-songwriter pushes forward

Anthony Marks
Category: Video
vince grant

Vince Grant’s music is colorful and full of emotion. It has a bit of a throwback vibe while simultaneously looking toward the future, and I appreciate how Vince addresses the very real issues of depression and mental illness with his music.
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Bas Releases Video For “Night Job” Feat. J.Cole

New video from Dreamville’s underrated rapper

March 11th, 2016
Kimberly Quitzon
Category: Video
bas

Dreamville’s Bas has dropped a music video for the single “Night Job” off his latest album, Too High To Riot. The video was directed by Andrew Nisinson for The Super Mookin Fiends and it is super grungy and a great intro for the rest of Bas’ album.
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Top 5 Songs For Female Empowerment

Celebrate International Women’s Day with music

March 8th, 2016
Kristen Meza
Category: Staff Pick, Video
india arie

March is Women’s History Month, and while the past achievements of women are well worth celebrating, the future looks bright, too, with a woman having a good chance to land herself in the Oval Office by the end of this year.
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