Browsing All posts tagged under »soul«

Black Joe Lewis & The Honeybears

June 12, 2011 by

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Here’s some soulful tunes from Austin’s Black Joe Lewis & The Honeybears. The group inspired by the sounds of rock ‘n’ roll, funk and blues among others, released their second full-length Scandalous back in March. The visuals are for the album’s title track ‘Livin In The Jungle’, plus a little bonus track from their debut […]

[Video] Recess – How Do You Sleep?

May 25, 2011 by

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Here’s some visuals for the cut ‘How Do You Sleep?’ off the collab between Sene and theClubHouse. This is just one of the many dope tracks off the Recess album we featured here previously.

Odds and Ends

May 22, 2011 by

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Some leftovers from last week, just in case you missed them. ‘Dreams Money Can Buy’ is supposedly the first track off the upcoming album Take Care. Download Download Bon Iver was leaked last week by the friendly folks at iTunes. Look it up yourself, but take in this chill reinterpretation first. Download Nasty. Download Some […]

LAZY SUNDAYS – Four Tops

May 22, 2011 by

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Welcome to another Lazy Sunday, this long weekend shout-out goes to the classic Motown quartet, the Four Tops. I was digging through the ‘rents record crate the other day and came across the ‘Second Album’ from this groovy doo-wop/jazz/soul/R&B quartet and was instantly hooked to their infectiously uplifting music. The founding group members Levi Stubbs, […]

Earth, Wind & Fire

May 21, 2011 by

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Saturday night and I’m feeling alright. Download Download Download

Mayer Hawthorne – Impressions [The Cover EP]

May 11, 2011 by

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Stones Throw artist Mayer Hawthorne is back with the release of his new cover EP, Impressions. His latest work is a collection of tracks covering songs from Chromeo, The Isley Brothers and Jon Brion among others. The tune below is a cover of the Electric Light Orchestra’s 1977 song ‘Mr. Blue Sky’. Enjoy. Mayer Hawthorne […]

[Introducing] KJ Hamilton

April 27, 2011 by

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Download Fresh off the successful release of his Aspiring MC, Vol. I mixtape, nineteen year old KJ Hamilton returns with the track ‘Supa Dupa High’. The unfinished track features Hamilton over Missy Elliot’s ‘Supa Dupa Fly’, serving as a teaser for a forthcoming mixtape. The Columbus, Georgia born Hamilton exhibits an undeniable level of talent […]

Outasight – Figure 8

April 26, 2011 by

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New EP from New York alternative soul artist Outasight. Outasight’s blend of pop and soul with indie rock and hip hop offers an extremely refreshing listen amongst the less innovative sounds of the time. A renaissance man in today’s modern world, Outasight succeeds by bridging the gap between the classic sounds of legends like Stevie […]

Late Bloomers – Eenie Meanie

April 13, 2011 by

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Unreleased track from California trio Late Bloomers! Check the streams and downloads after the break.

Bustin’ Out on Funk – The Bar-Kays

April 13, 2011 by

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As 2Pac, Eazy-E and Biggie all once said, “We live for the funk, we die for the funk”. They said it best, so let’s get funky! The Bar-Kays were a popular soul, R&B and funk group formed in the 1960’s. These guys are arguably the toughest bass slappers in the 1960’s and their always apparent […]

A Tribute To Otis

April 7, 2011 by

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Not enough people today are aware of popular music’s roots. Before computer generated, auto tuned tracks  took over the radio, number 1’s were sung by people with talent and charisma. Otis “The Crown Prince of Soul” Redding was one of the best. In his time, Redding’s name was synonymous with rock n roll as he […]

BAD RABBITS

April 7, 2011 by

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Check out the Bad Rabbit's cover of a classic Michael Jackson track PLUS songs from their Stick Up Kids EP!

LAZY SUNDAYS – Al Green

April 3, 2011 by

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People are born to do certain things, and Al was born to make us smile Another Sunday rolls on and the need for some soothing tunes is needed now more than ever. This Lazy Sunday’s post will be dedicated to one of the most gifted purveyors of soul music, the Reverend Al Green. In my […]

Adele – Rolling In The Deep (The Soundmen Remix)

March 28, 2011 by

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The Soundmen remix Adele's smash hit 'Rolling In The Deep'!

Pac Div x Co$$ x Blu x Wiz Khalifa x Gorilla Warfare Tactics

January 26, 2011 by

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Awesome lineup of tracks that have been released over the last day or two. Pac Div previews another track off their upcoming Mania! mixtape. Co$$ storytells over a sexy instrumental on “Through The Flames” featuring Blu. An old Wiz Khalifa track with a new twist in 2005’s “Pittsburgh Sound” remixed into “We Drift Deeper”. The […]

Actual Proof – The Talented Tenth

January 17, 2011 by

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Hey, Happy Martin Luther King Jr. Day. This free LP dropped over the weekend but I was too busy to post it. Couple of days late, but here’s the full download in zip format for The Talented Tenth by Actual Proof. The duo from 9th Wonder’s team split the project into two parts: an MLK […]

The Roots – How I Got Over

January 13, 2011 by

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[Video] Kids These Days – Darling

January 9, 2011 by

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SoundCloud Stumbles

January 5, 2011 by

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Lot’s of action in this post. Collection of artists I’ve come across on my daily trip to the ‘Cloud. Beats and remixes from Capt and Cooked, Kaytradamus and DJ MegaMan after the jump.

Kids These Days

January 5, 2011 by

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Yo, what’s up peeps? Wanted to change things up a bit around here and highlight a group that may not be as well known to some of you. Folks, meet Kids These Days. All eight of them. This group is really in a league of their own when it comes to their sound. Composed of […]

Strange Fruit Remix (ft. Fashawn)

January 3, 2011 by

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Still in catch-up mode since New Years, but saw this tune last night at P&P. Big fan of Fashawn and the work he’s put out over the last couple years. He’s dropped several mixtapes and his debut album Boy Meets World still gets regular rotation on my iTunes. Check out the third verse he recently […]

Rick Ross x J. Cole x Deadmau5

December 23, 2010 by

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Bunch of good music came out of the woodwork between yesterday afternoon and this morning. A new cut featuring Wiz Khalifa from the Bawse’s upcoming mixtape, a J. Cole freestyle and a mashup mixtape between Big Boi and the Black Keys. PLUS some Deadmau5 immediately below. More after the click. Deadmau – Limit Break

Black Swan x Tron Legacy x Snoop Dogg x Dow Jones

December 21, 2010 by

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K, so I’ve been seeing alot of internet banter lately about some Black Swan stuff and LUCKILY while stumbling around the web I came across a video. A very interesting, epic-sounding, two-minute porn trailer is how I would best describe it. Well, I read some plot summaries (after watching the vid, of course) and the […]

2010: Big Boi x Cee-Lo x Kanye & More

December 20, 2010 by

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With the holidays in full swing and twenty eleven just around the corner, thought I’d take some time to post some of the songs I had on heavy rotation throughout the year. The songs range from predrink soundtracks to more mellow tunes for when things slow down. Downloads after the jump.