MUSIC

HAPPY BDAY LORD WILLIN’

Today in 2002, Virginia’s Clipse (brothers Pusha T & No Malice) released their debut album, Lord Willin’.

A special body of work for many reasons, most notably the production, carried out entirely by The Neptunes. (Pharrell Williams & Chad Hugo)

13 years later, this album still bumps – Happy Birthday Lord Willin’!

CLIPSE + NEPTUNES FOREVER

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MUSIC

SONG OF THE DAY

Colourful Los Angeles collective, OverDoz. have enlisted help from the always funky Pharrell Williams on their new track, ‘Last Kiss’. For our lucky friends up North, this is the undeniable Summer anthem.

OverDoz. on SoundCloud, Twitter, Facebook, & Instagram

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MUSIC, PEOPLE

NEW MUSIC: PHONY PPL

Brooklyn six piece, Phony Ppl, are all I’ve been bumping for the last two weeks. (Shout out to the all-knowing Matt for putting me on.) Their recent digital release Yesterday’s Tomorrow has distinct components of nu-jazz, R&B, soul, and hip-hop.

While fusing genres is nothing new in 2015, refreshingly, their music relays to listeners a potent feeling of infectious live energy that is sorely lacking in today’s musical climate.

Clearly influenced by the likes of Pharrell and early N.E.R.D, they have also been compared to The Internet (who they are friends with), and tend to remind me of a more jazzy, east coast, OverDoz. 

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