Simian Mobile Disco @ PS1 playing “Sleep Deprivation,” and it’s 💥💥 (at Warm Up @ PS1)

Simian Mobile Disco @ PS1 playing “Sleep Deprivation,” and it’s 💥💥 (at Warm Up @ PS1)

Our Official Guide to Everything You Can’t Miss at LAMC 2014

So you’re a Latin indie rockero? Cumbiero? A wannabe rockstar? A music exec looking to sign the next Calle 13? A fest-goer seeking a make-out session? Well, seek no further because surely the upcoming Latin Alternative Music Conference (LAMC) has got something you need. This year, LAMC celebrates its quinceañera and gears…

Shad Passes Other MCs with Flying Colours

Shad likes to describe himself as “just a dude who grew up in Ontario who loves music and still has fun with it,” but the truth is that Shad has become a household name for rap devotees throughout Canada. Perhaps US hip-hop fans still hold Shad as a newbie…

Bocafloja Rhymes to Decolonize Your Mind

 “Systems of oppression have always been constant in my life experiences,” declares New York-based MC, scholar, and poet, Bocafloja (née Aldo Villejas) during our interview at Brooklyn’s Verb Cafe. As his moniker suggests, the Mexican pedagogic rapper has a loose canon for a mouth and it spits out radical,…

Mini celebration of the release of my feature in this mag.

Mini celebration of the release of my feature in this mag.