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I don't really know how to start this post... I could first address the odd name of the band? Perhaps we should discuss James Lane's fluorescent pink hairdo? Or maybe it'd be easier to go on a tangent about the many new and interesting genres emerging from this great mixing pool of our generation (Are 'Mutant Soul', 'Croon Punk' and 'Witch-Hop' real genres?)...Read More
We're going to the GRAMMY® Awards... well, not quite, but kind of!
Saturday, January 25 will mark the 6th year that the MojaMoja Brunch & Benefit concert has taken place. The annual event plays host an impressive roster of acclaimed artists from all over the world on the day before the GRAMMY® Awards. This year features Hiatus Kaiyoke, Rhye, Kelela, Cut Chemist, The Kin, Irene Diaz, Boogaloo Assasins, Questlove, The Hot 8 Brass Band, Mark de Clive-Lowe and Boom Boom Boom.
We are pleased beyond words to have been accepted to attend this year's event. It will be our duty to bring you only the best of coverage. Just a forewarning, I may explode as a result of seeing Rhye, Hiatus Kaiyote and Questlove... all in one day.
For some reason unbeknownst to us, we often receive music to review. Not only is this gratifying, but it somewhat implies that people trust our opinion; which is really all we can ask for!
Recently I had the pleasure of opening an email containing the music of Ngaiire, an Australian female folk/soul vocalist...Read More
Last weekend, I headed down to Santa Barbara to meet Lauren and go up in to the Ojai mountains for our camping trip. Most people would drive, but as a stingy traveller with no car i chose to ride-share (I swear this story is going somewhere, hold on). So crammed in to a strangers van with 5 SC University students, for a 4 hour drive along Highway 101, my thoughts were somewhere along the lines of "This could be either really fun or really awful"...Read More