Daily Archives: February 2, 2017

Syd: Fin Album Stream

The Internet’s frontwoman Syd, has released her solo album Fin. She previously leaked “All About Me” and  “Body” to let her fans know that her sound is not far from her work with the band. The 12-song project only has one feature from 6Lack.

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Ronald Bruner Jr. Gets Ready To Release Solo Album With Single Take The Time Feat. Thundercat

Ronald Bruner Jr. is in the process of releasing his first solo album, Triumph on March 3rd via World Galaxy Records and Alpha Pup. “Take The Time” is from Triumph and it is Bruner’s own style of fusion with the addition of his younger brother Thundercat on vocals. Bruner’s music has roots in the work of Weather Report and could be called a kind of new age fusion. Triumph is another reason why the Bruner family including younger brother Jameel formerly of The Internet are so important to L.A.’s music scene and should be followed.

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Apollo Brown & Skyzoo: Nodding Off Official Video

Skyzoo, Apollo Brown and trumpet player Sean Taylor take in a warm Brooklyn night for their “Nodding Off” video. A Fort Greene deli and subway stop is the setting for Diego Cruz’s video that focuses on everyday life. Skyzoo and Apollo Brown released their Easy Truth album last fall and they are going on their European tour February 3rd.

 

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Killa Bars Debut Video For All Bars Matter

New Jersey duo Kay Money and Quindo Blaze are Killa Bars. Nimi Hendrix directs their video for “All Bars Matter” which is a direct take on the Black Lives Matter movement to end police brutality. Money and Blaze are seen in the clip following orders from the police by putting their hands up and addressing the officer with respect. The officer in question is depicted as an individual conflicted by a strongly held stereotype in his mind that makes him automatically want to pull the trigger despite both rappers following his orders.

Many of us face this adversary on an everyday basis and we are sharing our experiences with you through rhythm and rhyme” – Kay Money.

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