Hip-Hop Indie Mixtape Rap

NEW MIXTAPE: JayeL Audio 11-18-12

An overstuffed mix of the latest indie cuts just in time for Thanksgiving. Previous mixtape mainstays include Local Natives, who return with “Breakers” and prep the follow-up to one of my favorite albums of the past 10 years. Elsewhere, K-Os continues to show why he is one of hip-hop’s most diverse acts on “The Dog […]

Alt Country Music Video

Music Video: The Giving Tree Band – Cold Cold Rain

Of all the instruments I’ve enjoyed over the past few years, the renaissance of the banjo has to be my favorite. More popular bands like Mumford & Sons and the Avett Brothers were my introduction, but The Giving Tree Band‘s latest song “Cold Cold Rain” is my current favorite use. Handclaps, violin, slide guitar and […]