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05/24/2022 10:59 PM
DJ: Larry Rose
Chitty Bang
by Leikeli47
(6 plays) | (0 fans)

This Brooklyn rapper’s third studio album is a potent blend of hip hop, R&B and other styles, featuring often-spare production combining a variety of moody beats and addictive song hooks with her hypnotic flow and sharp rhymes revolving around love, desire and gaining self-confidence
05/24/2022 10:56 PM
DJ: Larry Rose
Dragonball Durag
by Thundercat
(61 plays) | (0 fans)

This got Thundercat nominated for the Best Progressive R&B album! NPR wrote about the music video, "Thundercat has dropped off the all-too-necessary video for "Dragonball Durag," the second single off his upcoming album 'It Is What It Is.' Directed by Zack Fox, who seems to have filmed the whole thing on an iPhone and edited it in iMovie, the visuals deliver an important PSA: Modern funk's greatest songwriter is lonely. What's the point of dressing immaculately — in a floral kimono top, sparkling Gucci belt and radiant red shorts — with no one to show it off to?" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ormQQG2UhtQ
05/24/2022 10:53 PM
DJ: Larry Rose
Skate
by Silk Sonic
(9 plays) | (0 fans)

In late February 2021, Bruno Mars and Anderson .Paak announced on social media the formation of their new band, Silk Sonic, and revealed the artwork for their debut studio album, An Evening with Silk Sonic (2021). They also announced the release of the first single, Leave the Door Open, on March 5, 2021. The duo teased new music in the months leading up to the release of "Skate." Mars has confessed that the track "came about as part of thought exercise in the studio" as he and his team were imagining if they were performing a song "in the middle of a roller rink" and what the bass, the guitar, and the drums would sound like. Mars added, "And I wanted to play congas and that's what you get. You get a song called "Skate". Talking about I'm trying to float. I'm trying to glide." https://bit.ly/3Friz7V
05/24/2022 10:50 PM
DJ: Larry Rose
Roman Candles
by Death Cab for Cutie
(35 plays) | (0 fans)

New from Seattle's Death Cab for Cutie upcoming record, Asphalt Meadows (their tenth album) out September 16th! They will be performing at The Paramount Theatre in Seattle on Thursday, October 27 -- an all-ages show for the Asphalt Meadows Tour. https://www.deathcabforcutie.com/
05/24/2022 10:46 PM
DJ: Larry Rose
Impossible Weight
by Deep Sea Diver
(142 plays) | (0 fans)

"Impossible Weight" came in at #1 in our listeners' poll of top albums of 2020. -- Deep Sea Diver enlisted Sharon Van Etten for this song. She provided a guest verse and backing vocals for "Impossible Weight’" and also appeared in the official video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xzkr2i6Szy8&feature=emb_title
05/24/2022 10:43 PM
DJ: Larry Rose
This Enchanted
by Hatchie
(8 plays) | (0 fans)

Hatchie's thoughts on her hew record: “My last record I wanted people to sing along to,” she says. “This one was more about something you can move to. After kind of floating through young adulthood, I realised a lot of the things I'd been missing out on by under-appreciating myself. It's led me to making different decisions not only in regards to my music but also my personal life, the way I dress, the way I socialise, the way I treat my body etc.” https://hatchie.bandcamp.com/album/giving-the-world-away https://www.hatchie.net/
05/24/2022 10:39 PM
DJ: Larry Rose
Wrecked
by Weird Nightmare feat. Bully
(4 plays) | (0 fans)

The debut Weird Nightmare album from METZ guitarist/vocalist Alex Edkins is a hook-filled set blown-out power-pop with distorted guitars, punchy rhythms and bright pop melodies. Chad VanGaalen and Bully’s Alicia Bognanno make special guest appearances. Featuring guest vocals from Bully’s Alicia Bognanno, “‘Wrecked’ is about missing someone,” Metz’s Alex Edkins said in a statement. “For me, it’s about missing my wife and son while on tour." - https://bit.ly/3KYM4Rv https://weirdnightmare.bandcamp.com/
05/24/2022 10:35 PM
DJ: Larry Rose
Selfish Soul
by Sudan Archives
(50 plays) | (1 fan)

Sudan Archives will pay at Capitol Hill Block Party July 22nd - 24th: https://www.capitolhillblockparty.com/ “Selfish Soul” is a song Sudan Archives describes as being “about women and the celebration of hair. It’s about representation of different hair textures and embracing all colors and textures of it.”
05/24/2022 10:31 PM
DJ: Larry Rose
What’s Your Pleasure?
by Jessie Ware
(32 plays) | (0 fans)

This review says that "Ware’s fourth album of defiantly sexy, plush post-disco is a flirtatious joy." https://bit.ly/3yYRnKY About the video for the album's title track, Ware wrote, “I love this video, I love this song and I love how filthy you’re all gonna be in the comments.” https://bit.ly/3raSMeG https://youtu.be/eWazsCKdlhg
05/24/2022 10:26 PM
DJ: Larry Rose
Breathe Deeper
by Tame Impala
(41 plays) | (0 fans)

“Breathe Deeper” is a track about remaining calm in situations that are stressful, and remembering to breathe deeply. https://bit.ly/3Eoh4Ir Watch the animated CGI dragonfly in the video for "Breathe Deeper": https://youtu.be/UTwlmgV3pEI
05/24/2022 10:21 PM
DJ: Larry Rose
Venom
by Ravyn Lenae
(13 plays) | (0 fans)

This LA-via-Chicago artist’s debut album is an impressive set of atmospheric R&B inflected at times with dream-pop, Afrobeats and other styles. Executive produced by Luke Titus and featuring production from Steve Lacy, Kaytranada, Sango, Foushee and other notables, the album combines pillowy synths, fluid guitars and often-imaginative beats with Lenae’s supple, breathy vocals and lyrics of love, desire and heartache.
05/24/2022 10:18 PM
DJ: Larry Rose
Lockdown
by Anderson Paak
(90 plays) | (0 fans)

05/24/2022 10:15 PM
DJ: Larry Rose
Turntables
by Janelle Monae
(97 plays) | (0 fans)

05/24/2022 10:09 PM
DJ: Larry Rose
High Priestess
by Santigold
(43 plays) | (1 fan)

Santigold is back with her first solo release since 2018. "I called this song "High Priestess" because this song was about my greatness," Santigold said in a press release. "I needed to be a witness to myself at that point, calling out my own power, my own fortitude, my own wisdom, because I felt like I had become disconnected from it, having been stripped out of the rhythm of life that I had cultivated for myself, and thrust into this smaller, one dimensional version of myself, grounded and isolated for too long. The lyrics are fun though, rap lyrics in general, boastful, cocky, but that’s what I was talking about underneath it all.”
05/24/2022 10:05 PM
DJ: Larry Rose
You and I
by Caribou
(95 plays) | (0 fans)

Dan Snaith, known by his stage name of Caribou, is a Canadian composer, musician, and recording artist. Snaith: "I'm not the type of person who takes physical things apart and plays around with them, but I like taking mental ideas apart and playing around with them. That's what appeals to me about what I've spent my life doing."
05/24/2022 10:00 PM
DJ: Larry Rose
Bassa Bassa
by Jembaa groove
(2 plays) | (0 fans)

Jembaa Groove is a Berlin-based collaborative project between Ghana-born percussionist/vocalist Eric Owusu and Germany-born bassist/composer Yannick Nolting. Their debut album is a groovy blend of traditional West African and highlife rhythms infused with classic jazz and soul touchpoints that's all complemented beautifully by Owusu's vocals.
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