2011

Maylee Todd – Hieroglyphics (KON & The Gang Remix)

I’m fairly certain I will hear nothing today that I enjoy more than this KON remix of Maylee Todd’s new song Hieroglyphics. Fantastic funk. You can get the original for gratis from Maylee & Do Right music, so go do that. Web:: mayleetodd.com

Notes To Self – Nobody (Recoil Remix) f. Evidence

I don’t know about you, but I need a quality song to finish today off in style. This true school gem is an ode to their craft from T.O.’s Notes To Self and features Evidence. It’s also excellent. And you have to love that NOS have their cover art game on lock, great stuff just(…)

Khingfisher – Speakin Easy (Prohibition Blues)

On the anniversary of Roy Orbison’s death, it’s fitting that I immediately thought Khingfisher’s reinterpretation of “Scottish Choro” would fit perfectly alongside “Bayou Blue” on a fictional mixtape.   Craig has many of the same qualities as the great song writer (although this tale of prohibition sounds more like sharing a bottle of wine on(…)

Quick Hitters:: Cold Specks

I don’t like contributing to the hyperbole and instantaneous nature of music blogging. I really don’t. We all get the same emails, the same promo packs and often opinion is determined by persistence and availability, not pure talent. For every pure artist, we are overrun with Odd Futures, Kreayshawns and Lana Del Rays. Flash in(…)

Mike O’Neil – This Is Who I Am

Do we all treasure the great Mike O’Neil? I think we should. Therefore, let’s all buy his new album Wild Lines when it comes out next year, ok? The first single, This Is Who I Am, is awesome and might well convince you to buy his album regardless of my blathering. Mike O’Neill – This(…)