Y’all have already been introduced to Alberto “FineSse” Guzman on an earlier post on here. This time we’re featuring his new single called “Until Then”. The track is written and produced by the man himself and will be part of his upcoming album, “Catching Up with Yesterday”.
A smooth flow and mellow instrumental means Continue Reading
If you live on campus and you haven’t heard of Allure aka Alvin Addo c/o ’12, you need to listen up. Allure is an artist/producer hailing from Oklahoma City. He’s been producing for about 5 years and has been writing for the past 3 years. After the release of his The PipeDreams EP project in 2011, he’s now gearing up to release Continue Reading
It was another amazingly warm, “winter” day at Stanford. While the rest of the world hibernates from the rain or snow, we bask in the glow of… midterms??? Yea, the quarter system has a way of sneaking up on all of us. So… to ease your mind during these times, here is another soulful track from Stephen Henderson. Continue Reading
Live and direct from Stanford University comes the Chicago Collective with some beautiful soul to lift your spirits. I had heard a good amount of buzz about these guys on campus but this is my first real exposure to the group. All I can say is that I am blown away by this soulful, mellow interpretation of the Star Spangled Banner. This rendition is taken to new heights with the transcendent exploration that pianist Tyler Brooks and vocalist Jessica Anderson go into in the final minute of this video. Continue Reading
Here is a little late night/early morning post depending on how you define your day. I was about to hit the hay until I bumped into FineSse aka Alberto Guzman c/o 2013. He just posted an oldie, but a goodie to his tumblr (www.finessefm.com), called “Turn Down the Light.” Continue Reading
This post is for all the closet gamers out there. If you grew up in 90’s it was impossible to get away from the Nintendo, Gameboy, Play Station, or Sega Dreamcast. If you can hum the Mario theme song, you grew up in the 90’s.
This artist DDRKIRBY is definitely a product of the 90’s. His production has a distinctively retro video game and electronic feel. Continue Reading
If you haven’t heard of Lady Renaissance before, it’s about time you give her a listen. The hip-hop game has always been starved of strong female artists, but we have such a talent in our midst. Lady Renaissance aka Mia Shaw c/0 ’12 has just released a new single entitled “The Morning After.” The track features Continue Reading
Recently, up and coming producer, Mark Weiland class of ’13 a.k.a. Wheels sat down with rapper and producer Ryan Edwards a.k.a Ry-Man to discuss his latest album “Objectivism.” You can find the album on iTunes or at http://ry-man.bandcamp.com/album/objectivism. Enjoy the the interview after the jump.
Wheels: What has been the musical progression from your debut album, Fundamentalism, to your most recent album, Objectivism? There seems to be a mellower feel on some of the album, such as on “Thought Process”, “Cruisin”, and the instrumental “A Better Tomorrow”. How does this album differ in terms of its sound and lyrical themes? Continue Reading