Thoughts on Bob Dylan’s Nobel Prize

Last week, legendary folk singer and songwriter Bob Dylan (born Robert Zimmerman) was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature. Critics seem to be praising this decision as “redefining boundaries of literature”. H...

Where are the breakout artists?

2016 has been very, very kind to diehard music fans. We’ve been spoiled, really. Some of music’s most prolific, influential, popular artists have returned in 2016 with solid new material. There’s been great rec...

I Saw Danny Brown Last Night!

Under normal circumstances, I’m the type of person that cherishes personal space, but Danny Brown made me forget all about my nagging claustrophobia. When the drum introduction to “Die Like a Rockstar” blare...

2016’s Up-and-Coming MCs

2016’s been an exciting year for rap music, but the majority of the hype within the hip-hop community has been centered around records from already-established MCs. Kanye West, Kendrick Lamar, ScHoolboy Q, Trav...