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MIXTAPE: JayeL Audio 5-12-16

Just when I thought I was about to catch up on all the great new music of 2016, the tidal wave of surprise new releases happened: Beyonce. Drake. James Blake. Radiohead. Those big name acts are all huge releases that deserve their own listening sessions, but for now, let’s focus on other tracks you should […]

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2012 Wrap-Up: Top Albums of 2012 #5-#1

Honorable Mention #20-#15 #14-11 #10-6 The grand finale is here. Leave your top albums list in the comments. 5. Kendrick Lamar-good kid m.A.A.d city While not every artist Dr. Dre has backed has panned out (see Truth Hurts, RBX, Hittman), the good Dr.’s latest protege Kendrick Lamar has the makings of a special artist. good […]

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2012 Wrap-Up: Top Tracks of 2012 #20-11

20. Lord Huron-Time To Run They might not know it, but Lord Huron’s specialty seems to be wistful folk rock, ready-made for your next road trip. Insert nearly any cut from their excellent latest album, Lonesome Dreams in this spot. 19. Gary Clark Jr.-When My Train Pulls In While much of Blak and Blu was […]


Happy Friday: Scott Melker, Vacationer & The Knocks remixes

Good Friday to you. Need some new mixes to get you to the weekend? I can help with that. See below for two remixes from JayeL Audio regulars, Scott Melker, Vacationer and The Knocks. Mr. Melker unleashes the first leak from an upcoming Terry Urban curated mixtape called Rachet Rock. The track aptly marries The […]

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Album Review: Santigold – Master of My Make Believe

I’m fairly certain Santi White‘s sophomore album will be near the top of my favorite albums of 2012 list. Master of My Make Believe takes the highlights of Santogold and strengthens them on all fronts. Summer album for sure. Check out my review at Atlanta Music Guide Pick-up Santigold’s Master of My Make Believe on […]

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New Mixtape: JayeL Audio 4-4-12

Spring returned in ATL, but someone might have got the seasons confused because its more like Summer here. Santigold, Tanlines, Edward Sharpe and Free Energy are here to let you know: they aren’t confused and essentially picked up where they left off since we last heard them. Elsewhere, Cudder and Dot Da Genius get into […]


STREAM: Santigold – Disparate Youth

I’m just going to assume you’ve been playing the hell out of the new Santigold track “Disparate Youth” as much as I have. Its hypnotic, inspirational and genius. Purchase “Disparate Youth” on Amazon and stream below: Look for Master of My Make-Believe on May 1st via Downtown/Atlantic Records and catch Santi on tour with Red […]