Wale strives for Ambition

Ambition has played a big roll in Wale Folarin’s career thus far. His ambition to stretch boundaries lead him to rap over popular dance tracks by J.U.S.T.I.C.E. and recruit members of the Seinfeld cast for his aptly titled “Mixtape About Nothing” which won him a “mixtape of the year” award in … [Read more...]

Coldplay returns with Mylo Xyloto

The title of Coldplay’s fifth release has no preempted meaning. With the power of Google, the foursome searched Mylo Xyloto and found no set significance of the words together We wanted to have something that didn’t mean anything else. We made up ‘Xyloto. Mylo Xyloto doesn’t bring any meaning … [Read more...]

How do you do: a review

By Joseph Chretian Similar to artists like Raphael Saadiq and the late Amy Winehouse, Mayer Hawthorn and his band “The County” are attracted to the nostalgic sound and sultry soul of yesteryear; particularly the 60’s. These artists infatuation lies in the decade in which Motown Records was … [Read more...]