• PaRan: “Devastated” – a targeted stream of consciousness!

    PaRan is a 15 year old female Rapper from Germany. She has just released her debut album, entitled “Devastated”. The one thing about this album that has really stayed with me, is how authentic and real this young girl sounds. So often I feel like female rappers are pandering...
  • “Behind the Wheel” – Dobie Bootleg Remix – a great floor-filler!

    “Behind the Wheel” was Depeche Mode’s twentieth UK single, released on 28 December 1987, and the third single for the album Music for the Masses. During that period, on the continent (especially Germany and Eastern Europe) and an ever-growing part of America, Depeche Mode’s craft really was music for...
  • Loby: “Know You” and “Sorority Girl” finds his niche

    Loby is an R&B singer from Long Island, New York. Heavily influenced by The Weeknd’s early music, 6lack, and Bryson Tiller, the upcoming artist has two singles out at the moment – “Know You” and “Sorority Girl”. We are inundated with new music from prominent artists, but often you...
  • Noise Therapy: “Fun For A Change” an impressive showcase of skate punk

    The most recognizable feature within Noise Therapy is project leader, Tyler Scope’s vocal performances and lyrics. He never quite sings in the traditional sense and often goes off in a shouting spree. Rather, he rants, semi-sings or moves into the spoken when necessary, but there can be no doubt...
  • Sly Eaze: “Survive” contagious energy!

    Simon aka Sly Eaze was born in New York into a West Indian house hold. His mother from Barbados and his father was Native American. Spending his childhood between Spring Valley (NY) and Newark (NJ), Simon started playing the piano at 10, followed by the alto sax in the...
  • Kevin Nova: “Blood Sweat Tearz” – Real and Heartfelt

    Kevin Nova is a native South Florida hip hop artist. He was born in New Brunswick, NJ but raised in West Palm Beach, FL.  Kevin has just released the single “Blood Sweat Tearz” Ft. Alexander The Don, Gabe Greyson out on Novation Records. The production is moody and dark,...
  • Ricky Watters Jr. – “Don’t Stop” – a pristine sound and feel-good groove!

    Ricky Watters Jr. is signed to Beverly Hills Music Group which distributes via Universal Music Group. An active member of Hip Hop For Change, Ricky is the son of former San Francisco 49ers player Ricky Watters Sr. He is a multi-instrumentalist, who plays the guitar, piano, and bass, and...
  • D47: “Love Hurts” – Beat vs. Beauty!

    D47, is a German artist, music producer, rapper, and label owner who currently resides in Dusseldorf, Germany. Born in the city of Bochum in the North Rhine-Westphalia state, D47, who initially approached the keyboards, started making music at the age of 14. He has since gone on to produce...
  • Fox & Coyote: “Scattered Shadows on a Double Bed” – an articulate sprawl!

    In classic alt-folk and indie-rock style, Fox & Coyote weave intricate stories with alternately haunting and catchy melodies. The songwriting is excellent. But what sets this latest album apart for me is the band’s forward thinking, their ability to keep the listener glued to their seat all throughout the...