Some children are born with the desire to play music, while others are “strongly encouraged” by their parents; but, often times, there’s one moment that can transform that desire for music into a passion. For Wiley Webb, that moment came after attending his first rave in the ninth grade called Monster Massive. “Seeing electronic music […]

“Grew up on Laker games, I f*ck with Rambis tough/ Did a show out in Boston they think Magic sucks” – “The 5 Year Theory (Real Shit Last)” Well, even though Boston Celtics fans despise anything associated with the Los Angeles Lakers, Dom Kennedy’s recent performance at Middle East in Cambridge shows that when good music is […]

As we all probably know, Vine is a popular mobile app that is used to record six-second clips of whatever the hell people feel like documenting. These “vines” are typically accompanied by a song that has some sort of correlation to the random video. Vine was created in line with the “twerk” craze, so of […]

When you think of Norwegian music, you instantly think of a Motown-inspired soulful sound, right? If so, then you’ve probably heard of Bernhoft. I’ve been an avid fan of his since I found him while browsing on Spotify, and I finally got to see him perform live at The Sinclair on 11/26. Opening for Bernhoft […]

The Evolution of Kanye West

The musical genius we call Kanye West has gone through more transformations than your favorite Michael Bay movie (Transformers, get it?), and as much as people constantly beg for “Old Kanye” back, he continues to reinvent himself. Let’s take a trip back to the years 2003-2007 when Mr. West began The College Series with The College […]

Vic Mensa's INNANETAPE shows off rapping versatility

Vic Mensa may only be 19, but this guy has years of experience under his belt. After releasing two albums with the now-disbanded indie fusion group Kids These Days, the Chicago rapper decided to carve his own path and released a 14-track mixtape this past September showcasing his true versatility as a rapper. INNANETAPE opens with […]

NBA stars as rappers? We rate the best.

In honor of the new NBA season kicking off, I present to you my top 5 favorite rap songs by some of the NBA’s best active or retired ballers out there! 5) Cedric Ceballos featuring Warren G – Flow On 4) Iman Shumpert featuring Chrisette Michelle – Supaphly 3) Kevin Durant (Velvet Hoop), Andre Igoudala (Chief Blocka), Mo […]