mp3: Bayatas- The Hand Effect & What is the Dream

Tree Hopping has gone and moved to Miami and changed his name to Bayatas with a fresh and refined sound.  Gabriel Berrios is still making loud and fast tropicalia infused-punk, however, these new tracks show the kind of growth that we hoped to hear from the artist. While before the lo-fi recording brought just as much bite (specifically in the …

pkelly94mp3: Bayatas- The Hand Effect & What is the Dream

Video: BADBADNOTGOOD- UWM (ft. Leland Whitty)

If you look past their incredible talent instrumentally and ability to bring jazz to an all new generation, BADBADNOTGOOD are really just three guys who like to chill on the couch and eat cereal.  Nothing proves this more than the newest video for ‘UWM’ where the guys sit on their couch, listen to some music and eat some cereal.  They …

pkelly94Video: BADBADNOTGOOD- UWM (ft. Leland Whitty)

mp3: Michael Art- Whoa (ft. Nicx)

One thing that’s become clear over the past few years of music from Cleveland rappers Michael Art and NicX is that above all else they are consistent and getting better.  Sure, their music isn’t filled with huge production, dynamics or call to arm choruses but they manage to focus on tight lyricism which is a good thing because they only …

pkelly94mp3: Michael Art- Whoa (ft. Nicx)