Music

Music Videos and Movies Like it’s Vimeo

By Kristopher Tondre Music Reviewer Rappers and the film industry have had a long standing relationship since the early days of hip-hop and its portrayal on the silver screen. There’s been documentaries (Style Wars, My Vinyl Weighs a Ton and Rhyme & Reason), movies about growing up in the culture of it (Brown Sugar and […]

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Music

Record Madness: An Unlikely Fad with an Uncertain Future

By Kate Wiggins Music Journalist The first record I ever played was the soundtrack to Clint Eastwood’s 1966 classic, The Good, the Bad and the Ugly, inherited from my older brother’s collection. I was 13, and the process of setting up the turntable and speakers appeared so complicated I was joyfully willing to destroy my […]

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Music, Reviews

Delving Deep Beyond the Surface

By Dallas Williams Music Journalist Artist: Su Na Album: Surface Label: Su Na Release Date: June 3, 2016 Website: http://www.su-na.com What lies beyond the surface? Most would say heart, soul, sorrow; any of which the depths can never truly be discovered. Just as this is true in the metaphysical, it is true on Su Na’s EP […]

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Music, Reviews

The Crookes: The Lucky Ones Review

By Demarcus Cobb Music Reviewer Originally published on February 17, 2016. Artist: The Crookes Album: Lucky Ones Label: Anywhere Records Release Date: January 29th 2016 Website: http://thecrookes.co.uk/ The Crookes send you on a wave of clouds and up and downs on their fourth LP, The Lucky Ones. This is the first release by their own indie […]

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Music, Reviews

High Highs: Cascades Review

By Connor Schwanke Music Reviewer Originally published on February 22, 2016. Artist: High Highs Album: Cascades Label: Never Leave Never Sleep Release Date: February 5, 2016 Website: http://www.highhighs.com When High Highs floated onto the scene in 2011 with their self-titled debut EP, their lush, warm sound became a high demand for the media world. Their […]

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Music

‘SoundCloud Go’ And The At-Risk Future Of Music Sharing

By Kendra Sells Hip‐Hop Journalist Originally published on April 11, 2016.   We’ve always known SoundCloud to be an essential platform for underground artists and labels to share their music free of charge. With the installation of SoundCloud Pro, a paid monthly subscription for artists to post certain tracks on spotlight and track where their content […]

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Music, Playlists

KTSW’s Float Fest 2016 Spotify Playlist

By Janelle Abad Music Director Float Fest embarks on its third year gracing the Cool River Ranch shores in San Marcos, Texas, swearing on the baddest party in Central Texas complete with lights, laughter and live music. With general admission now including a one-day floating pass and camping for the weekend, fest-fanatics are bound to […]

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