Autre Ne Veut – Anxiety Review

R&B is one of the most popular genres of music so far in the 21st century. Everything released from 2000-2004 that was on top 40 seemed to fall into the “Rhythm & Blues’ category. Like rap music, it’s largely connected with the African-American demographic and reigned up until recently as an ‘anti-hipster’ genre. If you claimedContinue reading “Autre Ne Veut – Anxiety Review”

A Band Called Death changed the course of music in this great documentary

Before bands like Bad Brains and The Ramones, there was another band that blew up the punk scene. Death was an African-American punk trio from the 1970’s that never hit the big times, but 30 years later, their work showed up to the public as a hit. What started out as an R&B band, theyContinue reading “A Band Called Death changed the course of music in this great documentary”

Mysterious folk-step samples arrives, asks questions about the future of music

The third wave of electronic music is upon us even if our minds deny its existence. While the early 2000’s brought us sounds of hip-hop and R&B artists in the top 40 and mainstream sounds, electronic music of diverse genres are making a major relapse once again. Notably, House and dub-step has taken great leapsContinue reading “Mysterious folk-step samples arrives, asks questions about the future of music”