Archive | March, 2014

ÉchangeÉquivalent: ‘DIVERSITY’ Wields an Odd Magnetic Power!

31 Mar

ÉchangeÉquivalent has been making music for about 3 -4 years. He began with FL Studio and it’s been 1 year a half that he has been using Logic. ÉchangeÉquivalent has also been playing the drums for three years, while he has self-taught himself the guitar and little piano. ÉchangeÉquivalent is also preparing to go to the Tech Music School of London next year for the “Music Production” course, in order to further develop his skills.
ÉchangeÉquivalent says that his interest in music

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Dj Xtra-Large: “Bricks & Money” -Blends Extreme Wit and Intellect with Hard Hitting Flows and Beats

31 Mar

The San Francisco, Bay Area’s own, Dj Xtra-Large, is definitely no stranger to the music industry. The veteran turntablist/producer has already logged in countless hours, crafting smash hits for a who’s who of West Coast Hip-Hop heavyweights; including, Snoop Dogg, Tha Dogg Pound, Too $hort, Spice1, E-40, B-Legit, C-Bo, Coo Coo Cal, Bad Azz, Ray Luv, Mac Mall and even the late greats Mac Dre, Pimp C and Tupac Shakur, among others.
Having first gotten his start way back in junior high, where he

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“The Never Ending Album”: Thomas Brunkard Plucks Complex Melodies and Gentle Stirrings of Instrumentation

30 Mar

Thomas Brunkard is a musician and composer based in Dublin, Ireland. He has worked as a session musician and performer for over 15 years. The music he makes now is the result of confining a musician to the commercial necessities of professionalism. Thomas’s music is diverse. Ultimately it relates to real or imagined cinematic briefs and is composed to just relate a scene or to mirror what is in his own head at any given time.
“I’m still learning to compose and I’m continually on a

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Introducing JR WOLF: Alterna-Folk-Jam-Rock, The Return of the Concept Album!

29 Mar

JR WOLF’s music is designed to be straight-forward, honest and simple, yet there is something enticingly complex about their debut effort when viewed from a wholistic level. The album’s tracks guide you through an intricately designed journey as notions of genre blur into the periphery.
The group starts out sounding like a rowdy electric American blues rock band and by the fourth song, cellos are the focal point. Later, there is a powerful and eerie instrumental waltz which showcases a

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K-Bass: “Faso” a Rhythmic Feast of Sublime Beats and Melodies

28 Mar

A world famous runner and a dynamic Afro-Pop/Reggae vocalist and song writer Bassirima Soro, better known as K-Bass, is fluent in English, French and his native language, Bambara. K-Bass was born in Côte d’Ivoire (The Ivory Coast), Africa to a deeply loving but impoverished family of musicians. K-Bass’s late father, a traditional medicine man, singer and Ngoni (a string instrument originating in West Africa) player and his mother, a singer and dancer, were both descended from families in

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Super Sumo is an Electronic Music Project Affiliated with “Presence Records”

27 Mar

Super Sumo is an electronic music project affiliated with “Presence Records”, launched in February 2014. Collaboration based, featuring guests and promoting conscious awareness in their own unique way.

The Super Sumo core member’s team remains anonymous, allowing only guests’ personalities to reveal themselves. The project is officially operating from the mother of city of Cape Town, representing a link between Europe and the rest of the world.

Due to its composition, Super

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Cretan Lute Music: Avraam Avramidis – “Taksideftis tou Erota (Traveler of Love)”

27 Mar

Avraam Avramidis was born on September 23, in Athens, Greece. His roots are half from Istanbul in Turkey and half from Nafplio of Greece. His passion and love for music begun at the early age of ten, where radio and cassettes were the only means of distributing music at that time. At the age of 16, his father bought him an Electric Guitar, and he immediately replaced it with an Acoustic one! Immediately starting to teach himself to play songs.
After a few years, while studying at University

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