El Guincho’s samples range Brazil to Ghana, and like the masters of the art in the hip-hop and electronic realm, he is extremely skilled at making his chops and loops organic and lively.
As soon as she walked up to the mic, the crowd would have been stupid to think something big wasn’t about to happen.
Change and artistic development is good and important, but Mumford and Sons may be taking a step in the wrong direction.
There’s really no reason to go out of your way to listen to ‘Origins.’
Goldblum reminds the audience and performers that jazz doesn’t have to be so serious.
Although by no means their best release, Simulation Theory handles its concept well and brings Muse’s lyricism back to earth.
Rocky mimes the song’s lyrics with swagger as he and FKA Twigs wreak havoc on a futuristic New York City.
Despite the massive contributions of Stevie Nicks to rock ‘n’ roll, it wasn’t until recently that the genre has been kind in its recognition of her.
Ultimately, I think ambient music doesn’t work in its professed role, because by its very nature it overreaches.
It seemed as if she was able to project every emotion at once through that club microphone, enhanced by the atmospheric guitar and synth of her modern arrangements.