(Written by Justin Peters) In a lot of ways, the lead singer of a band is the identity of the group. They’re the voice, the face, and the personality that are most recognizable, which makes for an interesting change of pace when lead singers make music with a different group. In many cases, the identity […]
A lot of my favorite moments of summer occur in the evening hours hanging out around a campfire. It may just be my love of fire or just how inevitably intimate these gatherings are. Regardless, sometimes the music you put on in the background makes all the difference. Coldplay – Don’t Panic I love how […]
Coming up this Sunday is Father’s Day, so I put together a little mixtape for my father. However, the normal length playlist seemed insufficient, so I decided to make him a double LP, following in the footsteps of one of our mutual favorite albums, the Beatles’ white album. Each side has a different character to […]
Say it aint so! Damon Albarn recently said in an interview that he greatly doubts that there will be any more music coming from his two main bands, Blur and Gorillaz. Blur’s last show is scheduled for the closing ceremony of the 2012 Olympics in England this summer. Albarn states that the end of Blur […]
Gorillaz released another interesting (and somewhat disgusting) music video today for their new song “Do Ya Thing”, recorded with Andre 3000 and James Murphy. The video has much more of an animated live-action feel, with only hints of the cartoonish tone of some of their older videos. This video doesn’t have an obvious correlation with […]
Gorillaz, Andre 3000, and James Murphy were working together recently on track, which they’re now letting you download for free, courtesy of Converse. Head over here get the track and see the cool new artwork for it too.