Archive for February 18th, 2016

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Allan Kingdom and Kevin Abstract link up for “The Potion”

With Allan Kingdom’s Northern Lights receiving heaps of praise throughout the hip-hop scene and Kevin Abstract transitioning into the national spotlight as he prepares for the release of They Shoot Horses, it’s apparent each artist has the year of their lives ahead of them. Thus, we’re ecstatic to hear them follow up their 2015 collaboration, “Refresh,” with […]

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Denzel Curry delivers “Knotty Head”

Between a scalding Spaceghostpurrp diss and a slapper of a single in “Flying Nimbus,” Denzel Curry has been in top form ahead of his most hyped release to date: Imperial. As expected, the Florida native continues the trend of anticipatory joints with a fresh offering in “Knotty Head.” Featuring production whose airy synths complement its foundation of ultra-tough percussion, Curry spits his […]

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After The Burial stream blistering new LP, ‘Dig Deep’

Twin Cities metal band After The Burial are currently streaming Dig Deep, their fifth full-length album, serving as the direct follow-up to 2013’s Wolves Within. The album is the band’s first to be released following the devastating and untimely passing of founding guitarist Justin Lowe who died in July of 2015. However, at least some […]

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Fallujah stream stunning lead single from new album, ‘Dreamless’

Bay Area metal quintet Fallujah are back with the first material to surface from their forthcoming The Flesh Prevails follow-up, titled Dreamless, which is due out on April 29 through Nuclear Blast. Pre-orders are ongoing. “The Void Alone,” which serves as the lead single from Dreamless and features guest vocals from Tori Letzler, is a […]

UTG PREMIERE: Crown Plaza – “Staring At The Wall”

This morning, we have the privilege of premiering Crown Plaza’s breezy new single, “Staring At The Wall”—an overtly calming cut that seems made for carefree Summer jaunts and deep introspection. It acts as our first glimpse of the LA foursome’s brand new 7-inch EP, which will be released next month through Danger Collective Records. Give […]

REVIEW: LZRS TXN – ‘Side B’

Artist: LZRS TXN Album: Side B Genre: Intergalactic groove LZRS TXN wear their influences on their sleeves with ’90s hip-hop and gangster film samples abound, but these feel less like a vision statement and more like respectful nods to the past as the Texan duo’s musical output is in line with a boundary-pushing future. Derived from glossy, electro-laden grooves, […]

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“Weather The Storm” with Rebecca Jade’s soothing soul

San Diego crooner Rebecca Jade has that sound. It’s comforting and soulful; it’s a crackling fire in a snowed-in cabin with your love cuddled up at your side. Her most recent single—a smooth, old school R&B cut titled “Weather The Storm”—is brief at two-and-a-half minutes, but it’s so inviting that you can’t help but hit […]