Music

REVIEW: The Weeknd x Secrets Video

This past Sunday the Weeknd released a video for the song “Secrets,” directed by Pedro Martin-Calero, off of Starboy. The historic Toronto Reference Public Library and some of the University of Toronto at Scarb...

10 for 10: Music Rotation Additions

This spring has been quite remarkable in terms of new music. Artists underground and mainstream are racing to release music, a consumer’s dream. But in the loads of great music you can definitely get lost in th...

Meet Lil XELLY: An Exclusive Interview

Lil XELLY is a rapper from Rockville, Maryland making his own waves in the rap game. Since recording his first song at the young age of 12, Lil XELLY knew that creating music was his dream. He found his passion, and went for it. Over the past few years, he has...

Exclusive Interview with de Apollo

de Apollo's hit "SWAY" needs to be on your summer (and fuck it, all year round) playlist. With over 92,00 plays on SoundCloud and counting (it was at 72k just two weeks ago), de Apollo deserves all of the...

Radiohead-I Promise (Track Review)

As many are already aware, English art rock band Radiohead is preparing to release a 20th anniversary edition of their legendary 1997 album Ok Computer. The reissue is titled OKNOTOK , available on June 23, and will contain three previously unreleased Radiohea...

More Producers to Watch For

In 2016 I broke the story on BeatPluggz and listed 5 producers to watch for in 2017. Now I’ve returned to show love to 7 more producers that are shaping the SoundCloud music landscape. All of these producers are the tastemakers for new rising talent including ...

REVIEW: DB$B x Divine Council

Dirtbag rap is alive and well. In a couple years Divine Council (Lord Linco, $ilkMoney, Cyrax! and IcyTwat) have released 2 projects, played at SXSW, signed a deal with Epic Records, and received a co-sign from...

REVIEW: Wintertime

I know summer is quickly approaching but it’s still wintertime all the time. The sliddery continues with Wintertime’s newest self-titled release Wintertime. He gave us a 10 track mixtape last Friday after not r...