If you’re looking for an uplifting, positive-spirited song, you have found the right place, for I have not been able to stop listening to this song (or the album) for the past three weeks. Eli “Paperboy” Reed is an American soul and R&B singer from our very own Beantown. This particular song was released in […]

“Are you an angel,” one audience member asked in the dead silence after humble Irish singer-songwriter James Vincent McMorrow performed “Red Dust,” his (at the time) unreleased song. I remember two years ago seeing Dublin native, James Vincent McMorrow, play in Milwaukee, WI – the lights were dim and impeccable guitar, piano, and soulful falsetto […]

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 […]

James Blake vs. Sampha

James Blake. Age? 25. Origin? London, England. Active years? 2009 to the present Sampha. Age? 24.  Origin? London, England. Active years? 2009 to the present The general biographies of the English vocalists James Blake and Sampha are eerily similar. They are extremely close in age, they rep the same city and they have been active […]

[tweetmeme souce=”bucentral” only_single=false] had her believing it was always something that she’d done. But I don’t wanna live that way, and you shouldn’t either. Kimbra is widely known for her American debut in the Gotye song Somebody That I Used To Know. Now, I am not here to debate whether the song is great or not; […]

[tweetmeme source=”bucentral” only_single=false]Hola there readers, Did you know what today is? It’s the day of the dead! This day, also known as All Souls’ Day, or dia de los muertos, is a Mexican holiday where dead friends and relatives are remembered and prayed for. Sometimes people make altars with food and drink laid out for the […]

Small talk can lead to some pretty sweet finds. I was catching up with my friend Jamie today, and she mentioned how pumped she was for next weekend – not for Halloween, but to see one of the bands she loves, The World/Inferno Friendship Society, in New York City for their annual tour called “Hallowmas.” Needless […]