Daily Archives: February 21, 2018

Mick Jenkins To Release The Or More…The Frustration EP

Mick Jenkins announced his or more…the frustration EP today on Twitter. He shared a release date of “a day or 2 or 3 more” after tweeting about his career frustrations. Jenkins released or more;the anxious last November and it was the first one of his #OrMore series. The music from the series is inspired by Jenkins’ need to be unrestrained by any particular method in his creative process.



August Greene Performs NPR Tiny Desk Concert With Brandy, Andra Day & Maimouna Youssef

August Greene made their NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert debut with a five-song set. Common, Karriem Riggins and Robert Glasper are the core members of the group but for the performance, they added members of their collective including DJ Dummy, Burniss Travis and Samora Pinderhughes. Common explains at the beginning how August Greene understands the current #MeToo movement and they wanted to show their support by putting women guests in the foreground. Brandy, Maimouna Youssef and Andra Day are the women Common described as foregrounding the band and they join August Greene for one of their first live events.