Meet Australian Funk Band Mañana


Mañana started in 2013 on the Central Coast of NSW, Australia. Picking up their instruments together as high school friends, they have been as one through every stage of their musical growth. There’s no doubt the bands strength lies in … Continue reading

Grime Artist Skepta In “Top Boy” Documentary


Via Noisey, a new documentary called “Top Boy” about legendary Grime artist Skepta is released. The 30 minute mini-documentary was directed by Alex Hoffman starts in the summer of 2015 covering in-depth conversations on being an artist from London, footage … Continue reading

Meet Moombahton DJs/Producers Ckrono & Slesh

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Ckrono & Slesh are two DJs and producers from Florence, Italy, which seems to be one of the major hotspots for talented global club music artists nowadays. On their previous Enchufada release – the party-starting “Hebe” on the Upper Cuts … Continue reading

#theOXYMORON No.75


“I think if I’ve learned anything about friendship, it’s to hang in, stay connected, fight for them, and let them fight for you. Don’t walk away, don’t be distracted, don’t be too busy or tired, don’t take them for granted. … Continue reading

Meet Nu-Soul Artist Broderick Batts


‘Love is that word that’s used way too often It’s lost its true meaning We’ve all had that split second Where we question ‘Is this the person that I’ll always be with?’ Broderick Batts is a talented Nu-Soul individual from … Continue reading

HEYGIRLHEY! West London Artist Billie Black

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Billie Black is a beautiful R&B/Jazz singer/songwriter from West London. She studied the art of Jazz at Guildhall School which she earned her a Jazz degree. The school she attended has many recognizable talent which includes Amy Winehouse, Adele and The Kooks … Continue reading

Liverpool Native Banners Premieres Music Video “Shine A Light”


Liverpool native BANNERS releases the video for his newest single “Shine A Light”. “Shine A Light”, which can be heard in the official trailer for EA’s just-released blockbuster game FIFA 16 Ultimate Team Legends, is a sweeping, widescreen track driven … Continue reading

#theOXYMORON No.73

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“Trains are great dirty smoky things,” said Will. “You won’t like it.” Tessa was unmoved. “I won’t know if I like it until I try it, will I?” “I’ve never swum naked in the Thames before, but I know I … Continue reading

Where is Bittersweet?


I feel like I’ve been partially M.I.A to everyone so I felt the need to write a letter to everyone. This past month has been pretty busy for me. Work, personally and my trip to New York. What’s kept me … Continue reading

HEYGIRLHEY! A Dream, A Coast


Aimee Bessada is A Dream, A Coast. Her debut EP which was released today contains six tracks all written and produced by Bessada and co-produced with song-writing legend, Linda Perry. Bouncing in between the genres of folk pop, grunge and beach-wave, … Continue reading

Birmingham Psych Rock Trio \\GT// Premiere Video For “Something’s Wrong With My Mind”


A Birmingham power trio given to insistent but agile rhythms and psychedelic interpretations of standard rock muscle,\\GT// self-released two excellent EPs in 2013. Spurred by the enthusiasm of Alabama label and recording studio Communicating Vessels, who signed on to produce … Continue reading

Meet West Coast Neo-Punk Duo The Garden

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West Coast neo-punk twins, moonlighting models and provocateurs The Garden are set to release their new album Haha via Burger/Epitaph on October 9. This is the duo’s follow-up to their debut LP The Life and Times of a Paperclip. CD and vinyl pre-orders … Continue reading

Synth-Pop Artist P’ARIS Releases Music Video For “Confidence”


Confidence is a song about being completely unprepared for monumental life changes, and calling bullshit on people who won’t admit they’re afraid of the future. For the video, we illustrated that by putting the singer in a clean, modern home … Continue reading

#theOXYMORON No.66


“We are not all born at once, but by bits. The body first, and the spirit later… Our mothers are racked with the pains of our physical birth; we ourselves suffer the longer pains of our spiritual growth.” -Mary Austin … Continue reading

Fool’s Gold Founder A-Trak Stops By Ebro in the Morning


With Fool’s Gold Day Off party  in Brooklyn, NY that’s just around the corner, Montreal producer A-Trak stopped by Hot 97’s Ebro In the Morning and chopped it up with Ebro and co-hosts Peter Rosenberg and Laura Stylez. The topic … Continue reading

HEYGIRLHEY! Detroit Singer/Songwriter Charity


Look up “vulnerable” in the dictionary and you’ll find the word comes from the Latin for with wounds. Spend five minutes in conversation with Charity Ward, a singer songwriter from Detroit, MI, and you’ll realize why vulnerability in the artist … Continue reading

Meet Krondon and Shafiq Husayn (WHITE BOIZ)

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White Boiz formed initially out of mutual admiration, when MC Krondon would show up to performances by producer Shafiq Husayn’s Sa-Ra collective on the humble—unannounced, with “something good to puff on and good conversation and good vibrations,” Shafiq recalls with … Continue reading

Meet Miami House Producer m.O.N.R.O.E.


Dropping his second release of 2015, Miami-based producer m.O.N.R.O.E. (real name Jordan Postrel) returns to the highly respected Get Physical Music, founded by M.A.N.D.Y.,  Booka Shade, and DJ T, with his ‘What I Got’ EP. The first track of three, “Everything You Got,” is … Continue reading

#theOXYMORON No.65


“If you knew what was going to happen, if you knew everything that was going to happen next—if you knew in advance the consequences of your own actions—you’d be doomed. You’d be ruined as God. You’d be a stone. You’d … Continue reading

HEYGIRLHEY: Swedish Artist Moa Holmsten

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The songs of Bruce Springsteen might seem like an odd choice for the Swedish recording artist, Moa Holmsten. After fronting the heavy metal band, Meldrum, and then releasing two dynamic and avant-garde albums of her own songs (Do You Want … Continue reading

HEYGIRLHEY: Sydney Artist Carley Austin

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21-year-old Sydney artist, Carley Austin has been performing since a very young age, and has gathered a lot of experience in the performing arts Industry. After being in a band for 5 years, the singer decided to go solo and take … Continue reading

Meet Chicago Electronic-Pop Artist Gilligan Moss

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For a number of years, Chicago native Gilligan Moss has been producing left-field house music and gorgeously off-kilter electronic pop on the sly. Moss, now based in New York, is finally releasing his debut: the vibrantly Technicolor Ceremonial EP is available to stream via Soundcloud as of today via the … Continue reading

The Winachi Trbe Release Groovy Music Video “Time For Love”


The Winachi Tribe have lifted a second single from their ‘Time for Love’ EP. ‘Plant the Seed’ will be released on September 25th on A1M records. The track sees the band collaborating with Julie E Gordon of Happy Mondays. The Winachi Tribe is … Continue reading

San Francisco Garage Rock Band Hot Flash Heat Wave Releases “Gutter Girl” Video

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Ted, Adam, Nathaniel and Nick met during high school while playing in respective bands at friend’s garage shows until coming together in San Francisco just over a year ago as Hot Flash Heat Wave. They create melodically upbeat, hook-filled garage rock, referencing a … Continue reading

The Atom Age’s “Wasteoid” Video Featuring Nightcrawling Elvis

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Oakland, CA-based six piece The Atom Age find their inspiration from the dust-covered collections of unhinged 60’s Punk and R&B, whose crazed energy was once misconceived as a better fit for your trashcan than for your turntable. While taking many … Continue reading