If something can simultaneously be described as the worst shit ever and the best shit ever, it’s invariably a lock to become huge. Said rules aren’t necessarily restricted to the Internet era, this was the same contradiction that Rick Rubin rode in the early days of Def Jam. As much as methods of transmission and… Continue reading »
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How To Dress Well just released the devastating “What Is This Heart?”, one of the year’s best. But according to Tom Krell, one of the songs that didn’t make it onto the album is, in some ways, the key to the album. That song is the fragile piano ballad “Let U Know,” a “partial cover” [...]
The story behind the reissue of Lewis’ 1983 album L’Amour adds to its mysterious appeal: A record collector discovers a beautiful and strange album from an enigmatic Canadian performer and no one has heard it before and no one can shed much light on who Lewis was (or is). L’Amour should have been a one-off, [...]
Premrock is trying to one-up Joel Embiid’s Twitter feed. Photo by Gianna Leo Falcon. Chinatown will always hold a special place in my heart. Not the noir film set in LA but the one of a kind neighborhood in New York City. Summertime in Chinatown smells awful but if you want the best dumplings you… Continue reading »
A new mix of Classixx’s old disco burner brings some sax to your summer.