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On Longevity, Realness, Nas, and Rick Ross

Jonah Bromwich made Rick Ross take off his sunglasses for this picture. So Nas just made one of rap’s first great mature albums. It’s hard to describe the dull anticipation that “mature” conjures up in connection to rap. At best, mature albums are  showcases for craftsmanship and deft rhyming that don’t stick in your mind… Continue reading »

Imagine Dragons release Night Visions September 4

With their current single ‘*It’s Time*’ continuing to build at multiple radio formats, Las Vegas’* Imagine Dragons* are gearing up for the September 4th release of their debut full-length album NIGHT VISIONS on KIDinaKORNER/Interscope Records. The band, which has been nominated for a 2012 MTV Video…

Lisa Hannigan to support Richard Hawley and release new single

*Lisa Hannigan* has announced a tour supporting *Richard Hawley* and plans for the third single from her stunning sophomore record, ‘*Passenger*’. The title track will be released on September 10 (Hoop Records / PIAS), and is the next milestone in a prolific year for *Lisa*; one that’s included a…

Live Footage of Jessie J at Ibiza and Mallorca Live!

The always incredible *Jessie J* absolutely conquered *Ibiza’s Eden* and *Mallorca’s BCM* the other week when she played not one but two gigs in one night.

Jetting between the two islands on the* Ibiza & Mallorca Live* private jet she wowed sold-out crowds of over 5000, whipping the sweating…

Seattle’s Kid Smpl releases his "Escape Pod" EP this week

*Kid Smpl *– the alias of 21-year-old Seattle electronic producer *Joey Butler* – returns with the latest evolution in his signature take on atmospheric bass music with the brand-new *Escape Pod* EP. The four new tracks plunge listeners into a hypnotically cinematic world that pairs ghostly…

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