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L.A. Burning, West Coast Concert Picks, August 9th To 15th

By Alyson Camus | August 9, 2021

H.E.R. is at the Hollywood Bowl

The Top New Recorded Releases 6-18-21 – 6-24-21 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | June 18, 2021

a beautifully sung, mood oriented sustained,  neo-R&B neo-classic

Sneak Peaks: Upcoming Album Releases 6-18-21 – 6-24-21

By Iman Lababedi | June 13, 2021

where is neo-r&b at?

The Earliest Bird: The Top New Release 2-12-21 – 2-18-2, “Judas and the Black Messiah: The Inspired Album,” Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | February 12, 2021

one remove from the Chicago streets it is bearing witness to

The Super Bowl Halftime Show 2021: The Weeknd Stops Here

By Iman Lababedi | February 8, 2021

All the fiddlers in the world, and dancers in red jackets and white bandages, couldn’t save it. 

Best Of 2020: Songs In Alphabetical Order By Artist Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | December 31, 2020

over 200 great songs and a Spotify playlist to hear em on

Barack Obama’s Favorite Music Of 2020

By Alyson Camus | December 20, 2020

This is a very eclectic list

Best Of 2020: Songs In Alphabetical Order Through November 30th, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | December 10, 2020

194 songs to hear this year -all awesome

Best Of 2020: Songs In Alphabetical Order Through October 31st, 2020

By Iman Lababedi | November 5, 2020

A gorgeous art patchwork of protest

Best Of 2020: Songs In Alphabetical Order Through September 30th

By Iman Lababedi | October 7, 2020

Porridge Radio improving all the time

Best Of 2020: Songs In Alphabetical Order Through August 31st

By Iman Lababedi | September 6, 2020

save the whales

Best Of 2020: Songs In Alphabetical Order Through July 31st

By Iman Lababedi | August 6, 2020

bragging on their sexual prowess

Going Steady: New Singles 7-10-20 – 7-16-20

By Iman Lababedi | July 12, 2020

continues her great year of loosies and features

Best Of 2020: Songs In Alphabetical Order Through June 30th

By Iman Lababedi | July 2, 2020

one of the great put downs of white liberals

Best Of 2020: Top Singles In Order Of Preference Through April 30th

By Iman Lababedi | April 30, 2020

the ultimate dividing line viz Covid-19

Press Releases From April 2020: Here Are The Artists

By Alyson Camus | April 13, 2020

I noticed an increasing number of press releases in my mailbox

Best Of 2020: Top Singles In Order Of Preference Through March 31st

By Iman Lababedi | April 2, 2020

both scratchy and sweet

Best Of 2020: Top Singles In Order Of Preference Through February 29th

By Iman Lababedi | March 1, 2020

a towering emotional rush without being inflated

Going Steady: New Singles 1-31-20 – 2-6-20 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | February 3, 2020

piano and acoustic build soul song

Best Of 2020: Top Singles In Order Of Preference

By Iman Lababedi | February 1, 2020

a towering emotional rush without being inflated

Going Steady: New Singles 1-17-20 – 1-23-20 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | January 19, 2020

chockablock remix

Intersect Festival Day One, Friday December 6th 2019

By Alyson Camus | December 9, 2019

Kacey Musgraves was Friday’s headliner

Las Vegas’ Intersect Festival on Friday, A First Impression

By Alyson Camus | December 7, 2019

Intersect festival in Las Vegas resembles its birth city

L.A. Burning, West Coast Concert Picks, November 4th To 10th

By Alyson Camus | November 2, 2019

The Drums are playing at the Bootleg and at TROPICALIA MUSIC & TACO FESTIVAL

Intersect Music Festival Announces Full 2019 Lineup

By admin | October 17, 2019

Beyond the music, Intersect attendees can explore a million square feet of games and activities

L. A. BURNING, WEST COAST CONCERT PICKS, JUNE 17TH TO 23RD

By Alyson Camus | June 16, 2019

Durand Jones & The Indications are at The Regent Theater on Monday

L.A. BURNING, WEST COAST CONCERT PICKS, JANUARY 7TH TO 13TH

By Alyson Camus | January 6, 2019

Jen Awad starts her residency at The Echo

Best Albums Of 2018

By Iman Lababedi | January 1, 2019

a celebration of “black girl magic”

Top 50 Albums Of 2018 By Preference

By Iman Lababedi | December 27, 2018

best album of 2019

L.A. BURNING, WEST COAST CONCERT PICKS, DECEMBER 17TH TO 23RD

By Alyson Camus | December 17, 2018

Thom Yorke is at the Orpheum Theatre on Wednesday and Thursday

Be Here Now: New Albums 11-2-18 – 11-8-18

By Iman Lababedi | November 6, 2018

Even better than Part One