Monthly Archives: April 2011

Lunatik+Nano=Dope!

I’m pretty stoked about my recent purchase of the Lunatik and Nano combo. If you saw this product before, Awesome! If you haven’t….prepare to be amazed, because I was. You probably seen tons of replicas, and other style Nano watch carriers that’s cheaper, but…trust me, […]

JOHNNYSWIM @ The Living Room

These two kids are quite the package, it’s not hard to see or hear why! Abner Ramirez and Amanda Sudano Ramirez are a couple that formed their musical endeavor in Tennessee,  they have been working on music together since the spring of 2006. Now they […]

Magic 8 Ball Tour!

Yo, Magic 8 Ball Tour is on its way to New York effin City! I miss New York! For all you cool cats in New York, that’s trying to get down with that crazy new illlin sound, GET SOME, GET SOME! hahah Tomorrow night at […]

Big K.R.I.T. @ Santos Party House

Soooo the other night I went to see Atmosphere’s “The Family” tour, unfortunately I had no press pass and my camera was forced into being checked, so Sauce and I just got wasted. The show was rad, Slug did all his classics, Blueprint had a […]

The Wonder Year

9th wonder aka Patrick Douthit, began his career as the main producer for the hip hop group Little Brother, and has also worked with Mary J. Blige, Jean Grae, Lil Wayne, Wale, Jay-Z, MURS, Drake, Buckshot, Destiny’s Child, Obie Trice, Erykah Badu, Ludacris, David Banner, […]

BE STILL VIDEO – Big Boi feat Janelle Monae

Big Boi Janelle Monáe for “Be Still”, a track from his latest album Sir Lucious Left Foot: The Son of Chico Dusty. The track now has an impressionistic, Fat Cats-directed video, featuring: A computer-generated cityscape, cheerleaders in Big Boi-themed outfits, an old-school film nior pool […]

Karmin

I know the video below has taken presence on the ‘net like crazy recently, but I can’t help but post it on s&d. Meet Karmin (comprised of Amy and Nick)…a musical team who’s on to something good! Mix Nick’s jazz and classic rock background with […]

URSA MAJOR AND THE SLOW DECLINE – Kat Larson

Ursa Major and the Slow Decline By Kat Larson New Video & Small Delights April 15 – May 14 Pun(c)tuation A new art exhibit featuring video performances, video stills and miniature sculptures by Northwest artist Kat Larson, “Ursa Major and the Slow Decline” opened recently. […]

Shlomo, Tokimonsta, Daedelus!

We were gracefully greeted by Shlomo with a couple of kind words, then the frequency was turned up. His approach and creativity was progressed as each bass line dropped. It was music to my ears, and really I’m really liking the kid. This was my […]

Art in the Streets

The Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) in Los Angeles is featuring Art in the Streets, which explores the evolution of graffiti from the 1970s to the present day. From New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, London, and Sao Paulo, this exhibition will display various types […]

Kanye West’s “ok we get it” legendary theatrical Coachella Performance

“My biggest disappointment in life is not being able to see myself perform live.” After last night’s Coachella performance, Kanye may actually have a valid profound point. Ordinarily, for music festivals, especially ones held in deserts which are predominantly attended by thousands of joint rolling, […]

Raphael Saadiq – Seattle Show

Raphael Saadiq played to a sold out show this past week at The Showbox. Many may remember Saadiq as a key member of the new jack swing group Tony! Toni! Tone!. After singing his latest soulful jams from Stone Rollin’ like “Radio” and “Good Man”, […]

Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Shad @ The Studio in Webster Hall

Holy shit…Macklemore is on FIRE! It was a sold out crowd last night in the basement of Webster Hall aka The Studio in NYC. I literally walked in the door 10 minutes before Shad hit the stage, the timing couldn’t have been better. Unfortunately I […]

Yoni Wolf (of Why?) @ (Le) Poisson Rouge 4/15/11

Yoni is not exactly my slice of pie if you dig what I’m sayin, but pie can be eaten for so many reasons?! I appreciate what Yoni does and at times a tune of his may be perfect for the right situation. I had some […]

Two Door Cinema Club – Seattle Show

Two Door Cinema club , an Irish rock band from Bangor and Donaghadee, County Down, Northern Ireland, played on April 12th at the Showbox in Seattle. The band is composed of members Sam Halliday, Alex Trimble and Kevin Baird. They recently won the Choice Music […]

The Moon and The Sky – Remix

Epic has compiled the 2-CD Ultimate Collection, releasing on May 3rd. The first disc contains the 1994′s quadruple-platinum The Best of Sade, but the second disc, in addition to five tracks and a b-side from Lovers Rock and three tracks from Soldier of Love, includes […]