June 12, 2013
Check out the solo mixtape of Elbee Thrie (of Phony Ppl fame).
May 7, 2013
The Songs from Scratch series from Yours Truly gets artist collaborating who otherwise may never work together. The most recent release is from Nosaj Thing and Chance The Rapper. It was actually featured on Chance’s recent mixtape. Nosaj Thing is one of the best electronic musicians I’ve recently been introduced to. Chance is the same […]
April 30, 2013
[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0-FG_bJsYlI] Last September I shared a little bit about a project happening at Stanford to support musicians at the university. Iamani I Ameni is a talented reggae artist coming out of this program. Check out the video above to hear his authentic sound as well as some story telling illustrating his inspiration.
April 12, 2013
I had a lot of amazing professors when I was a Stanford Human Biology major, but one of the most memorable educators I had was a TA named Tom McFadden. Tom made science covers of rap songs we all loved. After teaching my classmates and I, Tom got a Fulbright Scholarship and headed down to […]
March 22, 2013
[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=yyDUC1LUXSU#!] Benja and I went and saw Robin Thicke open for Beyonce back in like 2007 or something crazy… I gotta say that was the high point of Thicke for me. But maybe this video is the signal of more good stuff to come?