Archives: February 2014

WATCH – Maurice ‘Mobetta’ Brown – ‘Back At The Ranch’

February 17th, 2014

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Maurice ‘Mobetta’ Brown has dropped his debut album ‘Maurice vs. Mobetta‘ last week! It is the first project featuring Maurice not only presenting his iconic horn sound, but also producing and spitting rhymes as well. The album features many other great artists, such as Jean Grae on ‘Back At The Ranch.’ Watch the video for this song below, and buy the full album today!

Buy ‘Maurice vs Mobetta’ on iTunes here!

WATCH – Quilt Single ‘Tie Up The Tides’ On A. V. Club

February 16th, 2014

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Quilt has premiered it’s music video for the single ‘Tie Up The Tides‘ on A.V. Club‘s website. The Boston band dropped their latest album ‘Held In Splendor‘ last month to a much anticipated fan base. Fortunately, the band remained as expressive in it’s music videos as much as they do in their music, and this video will prove that. Watch it below or check out the full premiere via A.V. Club’s website.

Buy ‘Held In Splendor’ here!

WATCH – Romeo Testa – ‘With You’

February 15th, 2014

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Born in Costa Rica and raised in Southern California, Romeo Testa began his musical career at a very young age, playing violin in elementary school and eventually learning guitar, viola, and mandolin as well. At only 18 years old, Testa dropped his debut EP, ‘The End,’ using his brother’s recent passing as a muse for his writing. Watch the music video for ‘With You‘ below, and buy his EP on iTunes here.

Elbow Announces North American Tour – On Sale Today

February 14th, 2014

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The Manchester 5-piece rock band Elbow have announced their tour dates for North America this May. The tour is to promote their sixth studio album, ‘The Take Off And Landing Of Everything.’ The tickets go on sale TODAY, and can be purchased by going to Elbow’s website. To see if they are playing in your town, check the dates below!

05.11.14 – Washington, DC – 9:30 Club
05.12.14 – Boston, MA – Royale Night Club
05.13.14 – Philadelphia, PA – Electric Factory
05.16.14 – New York, NY – Webster Hall
05.17.14 – Toronto, ON – Danforth Music Hall
05.19.14 – Chicago, IL – House of Blues
05.20.14 – Minneapolis, MN – First Avenue
05.23.14 – Vancouver, BC – Commodore Ballroom
05.24.14 – Portland, OR – Wonder Ballroom
05.25.14 – Quincy, WA – Sasquatch Music Festival
05.27.14 – Oakland, CA – The Fox Theatre
05.28.14 – Los Angeles, CA – The Wiltern

LISTEN – Kelis – ‘Rumble’ On Pitchfork

February 12th, 2014

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Photo cred: Estevan Oriol

Ninja Tune artist Kelis has dropped her second single on Pitchfork magazine! The song is called ‘Rumble,’ and it’s off her upcoming album ‘Food.’ The album is entirely produced by David Sitek and is scheduled to be released April 22. Listen to the new song below or on Pitchfork’s website, and pre-order ‘Food‘ here!

DOWNLOAD – DJ Center – Everything In Time Free Download

February 12th, 2014

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DJ Center‘s debut album ‘Everything In Time‘ is four years old already. To celebrate, he is offering his album FREE for this week! Head on over to his bandcamp to get a copy for yourself today. Also, be on the lookout for new music from him coming this April.

LISTEN – Ninja Tune Takeover On East Village Radio

February 11th, 2014

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Starting top-left going clockwise: Bonobo, Machine Drum, FaltyDL, Lee Bannon

Last Friday, British record label Ninja Tune took over a two hour spot on East Village Radio to feature some of their artists spinning tracks and discussing their past, current and upcoming projects. Hosted by DJ Still Life, the Ninja Tune lineup of Bonobo, Machine Drum, FaltyDL, and Lee Bannon excited fans with news of future releases as well as playing some of their classic favorites. Listen to the full show on EVR’s website!