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2016 Dance Electronic Folk Hip-Hop Indie Indie Pop JayeL Audio Lists Mixtape R&B Rap Rock

2016 Wrap-Up: Top Tracks of 2016 Mixtape

Considering 2016 ends in less than a week, there is not much time for a preamble or song by song analysis for this year’s top tracks of 2016. As part of my debt, I’ll offer and additional 10 songs to you, for a grand total of 70 of my favorite songs of the year. As […]

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2014 albums Lists

2014 Wrap-Up: Top Albums #15-1

My final favorite 15 albums of 2014 are below and a re-listen of these greats made me realize how 2015 has a lot to live up to. Let me know what I missed and stream the entire top albums playlist on Spotify. Top Albums #25-#16 Top Albums Honorable Mention 15. Sylvan Esso – Sylvan Esso […]

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2014 Dance Electronic Folk Hip-Hop Indie Indie Pop Lists Rap

2014 Wrap-Up: Top Tracks #20-11

20. Jack + Eliza – Hold the Line The way Jack + Eliza’s sunny vocals intertwined to perfection on their debut single “Hold The Line”. Their method of exchanging solo lines before harmonizing together wasn’t new, but excels thanks to their charming tones. I always envisioned this song best played at a beach-side sunset. 19. […]

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Covers R&B

Emeli Sande – Crazy In Love ft The Bryan Ferry Orchestra (Beyonce Cover)

The song I was most looking forward to off the Great Gatsby soundtrack delivered on every not I hoped it would. Listen to Emeli Sande’s prohibition era cover of “Crazy In Love” below and pre-order the full soundtrack on Amazon before May 7th. via CoS BONUS: Emeli Sande – Daddy (Disclosure Remix ft Naughty Boy)

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Mash-ups

MASH-UPs: The Melker Project, The Hood Internet, The Airport District, & Monster Mashes

Plenty of great mash-ups to get you through rest of the weekend and then some. The Melker Project – Superthug vs. Midnight City vs. Get Me Bodied (N.O.R.E., M83, Swizz Beatz, Beyonce) Scott Melker‘s latest is probably my favorite so far. Taking one of my favorite high school rap tracks in N.O.R.E’s “Superthug” (which I […]

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Covers

COVER: Sleigh Bells – Irreplaceable (Beyonce)

Ah, the softer side of Sleigh Bells. The FL based duo put away the banging drums and guitar for a take on your favorite Beyonce’ joint. Oh how I hope Sleigh Bells tags along with RHCP for Hangout. They might as well, they open for them in Philly the week before… (hat tip CoS)