Archive for May, 2012

Cadence Weapon – Conditioning

Roland Pemberton, whom the music community knows as Cadence Weapon, just released his third studio album. It shows his remarkable wordsmithery combined with a sonic pioneering prowess. Raised in Edmonton, Alberta by a native Brooklynite with a passion for hip-hop, Roland was introduced to the genre from a young age and had discovered his passion [...]

SLOWOLF – See U In My Dreams

Danish producer Andreas Asingh –  aka SLOWOLF – describes  his music as ‘the epic sound of downtempo dream pop, black metal & hip hop’. Within moments of hearing debut single See U In My Dreams, it’s easy to understand why. Sounding in the vein of buzzwonderkid The Weeknd, there’s a relentless passion driving through the breathy [...]

Riddarna – Helvete

Stoner. Pop. Punk. Rock. Psychedelia. Garage. Some words that could describe the sound of Riddarna, a Swedish trio from the island of Gotland who released their second album Bakom Molnen (translated as Behind The Clouds) in March 2012. Described by famous music magazine Gaffa: “the band plays straight off real music and does it as [...]

Dirty Paraffin – Papap! Papap!

Dirty Paraffin are a South African-based Kwaito/ Pantsula music and performance duo. Their unique style has grown from living in one of the biggest and baddest cities on the planet – Johannesburg. Dirty Parrafin consists of two MCs – Okmalumkoolkat and Dokta SpiZee – who bring a truly original sound. These are not South African [...]

Beta Frontiers – Hondo (feat. Becky Ninkovic)

Toronto-based Beta Frontiers offer up infectious retro-electro grooves. Their new EP for Daps Records features 5 tracks, each of which be accompanied by short films – directed by Dean Tzenos (Odonis Odonis) and Carmeron Tomsett. Lead single Hondo is the first of these music videos, and features vocals by Becky Ninkovic (You Say Party!). Artist: [...]