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MIXTAPE: JayeL Audio 11-14-16 ft Marshmello, Bad Suns, The xx, Run the Jewels & more

Back at it again with a mixtape stuffed with the latest in indie rock, pop, dance, electronic, and even a bit of hip-hop. I don’t have much of a preamble this week as I’m still nursing my wounds from national and Metro Detroit political failures. I’ll only say that I hope this time of frustration […]

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MIXTAPE: JayeL Audio 10-17-16 ft The Weeknd, Bon Iver, Haley Bonar & more

With the coming of fall, my tastes tend to lean toward more folk, rock, and blues, but this month’s mixtape adds a bit of electronic as well. The Chainsmokers continue their 2016 hit parade with Phoebe Ryan in tow, while Remix Friday alum Louis the Child drops the aptly title original “Fire”. Edmonton’s Travis Bretzer […]


Kings of Leon – Supersoaker

KoL are about as divisive as bands get these days. I happen to still be a fan. While “Supersoaker” isn’t exactly breaking new ground for the Followil crew, but the anthemic track hits all the right notes in a summer ready rock song. Stream the first single (iTunes, Amazon) from Mechanical Bull, due out September […]


STREAM: Smoke & Jackal – No Tell

Not every collaboration between successful musicians needs to be considered a mind-melting supergroup (just ask .fun). Latest case of two dudes with too much talent to let sit idly by: Smoke & Jackal. Jared Followill, bassist of mega-band Kings of Leon, and Nick Brown, MONA frontman, just released their first single “No Tell” as Smoke […]

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2010 Wrap-Up: Top Songs Of The Year #37-#28

The annual top tracks of the year list has expanded to 37. Why? Because you really need 2 discs to get an accurate picture of this great year in music. Look for two mixtapes at the end of the list. 37. Kings of Leon – Mary Bring on the hate, but this might be the […]

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New Mixtape: JayeL Audio 10-01-10

A new month, a new mixtape. The Fall season typically brings a chilly feel to the air and is usually present in the music this time of year. This mixtape doesn’t relfect that tone. There are some reflective, midtempo tracks from Belle and Sebastian, Arcade Fire, Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeroes, and Alex Winston, […]


Thursday Linkage: Lettercamp, Eminem, Jay-Z, Interpol, Kings and Alex Winston

A) If you’re in Ferndale on 9/18, you might as well head to the D.I.Y, Street Fair to celebrate the release of Lettercamp‘s album Racoon Panda (released on Five Three Dial Tone Records). While you’re there, you might as well purchase the 10″ vinyl, which comes with a remix album. The remix album features production […]