Gary Clark Jr.’s “When My Train Pulls In” is the audio backdrop to a video with a narrative of small town sadness somewhere in the USA. The musician is absent from the clip of multiple life stories encompassing dysfunctional relationships, poverty and sickness. Clark’s reverence for the blues is obvious and the video makes Blak and Blue an unforgettable ride.
Daily Archives: December 3, 2014
Lauyrn Hill performs “Ready Or Not” at the Brooklyn Bowl and proves yet again why she holds legendary status as an artist and live performer.
“Whole Damn Year” is Mary J.Blige’s story of the journey to recovery from an abusive relationship. The video is a black and white vignette of various couples violently exploding and then mending their ties. The song is from Blige’s newly released London Sessions.
Pay Jay Productions and Stussy are releasing a limited edition J.Dilla toy figure in February 2015. The figure is Dilla’s likeness clad in his Detroit baseball cap, a Stussy T-shirt and a silver chain with a half-eaten donut pendant as his MPC is held under his arm. You can pre-order the toy from Rappcats.