A-Trak spoke with Billboard ... and hip-hop, electronic music, everything was merging with indie bands. There were a lot of exciting new sounds, and I was discovering a lot of exciting new sounds in electronic music through blogs, where remixes were.
In the early aughts, when Death Cab was one of the prime movers in the Great Indie Come ... statements. Hip-hop acts like Kendrick Lamar and Run the Jewels have been able to find mainstream success through explicitly political music, but they're not.
In the coming weeks, the Guardian is embarking on a survey of the underground in music – asking if it still exists in a world where everything is visible online, and if so, where. ... outer limits on the rosters of Vertigo or Harvest or Virgin and the.
Three decades on, Snub TV remains remarkable for having covered the vast world of alternative music of the era, capturing everything from Madchester and noise rock to indie , shoegaze and rave. It was usually a two-person ... Such classic interactions.
He didn't know who I was at that point but his manager liked my music and I was always down because I've been a fan for years. He's such a natural rapper and when you hear him in the studio you realise how beautiful his voice is. I dabble in hip - hop.
“With rap, I really want to blur the lines between music and film. I think a lot of hip hop artists are afraid to go outside of that box of having a director with a camera, and a bunch of drugs, and guns, and money in the studio,” Alexander said. “That.
It's to be found in Selfridges and has been hosting shows from some of the most exciting new artists – including south London rappers 67 and indie band Ten Fé – as part of Music Matters, a campaign to raise awareness of the fact that small, grass-roots.
They are currently touring behind third album, Relaxer, which has received good reviews. Alt-J plays White Oak Music Hall on Friday, November 17. Marian Hill opens. Tickets are $55 in advance. Doors open at 7 pm.
His music so much more encompassing than simply hip - hop alone, as he incorporates everything from punk rock to indie to trap in a seamless amalgam. This made his signing and release with LA-based mostly-punk label Side One Dummy an interesting .
The idea for the club first came to Fitzgerald when, as a new user of music streaming service Spotify, his friend Ruth, a colleague at a ticket-selling company in Nottingham, suggested an album he'd never heard - Cassadaga by the American indie band.
Record labels are obsolete. They haven't kept up as music evolved from selling CDs to streaming songs to promoting concert tickets and merchandise. Labels.
He’s been active ever he first donned the mask in ’97, so to narrow down his contributions to the rap game to only his ten best is a monumental task; ask ten hip-hop heads to name their best songs, and you might receive ten answers. Some of the songs.
Independent music artist and entrepreneur Taylor Bennett is partnering with Urban Outfitters to give back to homeless youth this holiday season. The 21-year-old Chicago native, who happens to be the younger brother of hip - hop star Chance The Rapper, .
top 50 UK music tech software company Cluboid surveyed 500 music blogs to find the Top 50, and we're proud to be #39. While #39 not exactly #1, virtually everyone above us on this eclectic list actually blogs about... music . Seriously, our personal.