New Release: Sir Froderick – ‘The Brief Wondrous’

 

Been a while since we’ve posted on Sir Froderick and his otherworldly soothing tunes. His latest project is called The Brief Wondrous and carries a somewhat melancholic dream state cinematic feel similar to his previous works. The Brief Wondrous is also inspired by a story:

“this soundtrack is a story about a nomad
that got a lil money…
been playing the backseat all his life…
traveling with just a guitar and a pack of smokes
taking heavy inhales of lah on stressful times
thinking about his past…but looking forward to the future
he is on the road to return to greatness with new friends and family
slowly claiming his space and gaining his swagger back
only to end in tragedy??????”

We can certainly appreciate a good story. Especially one we can zone out to and forget everything else.

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Video: Rahsaan Patterson – “Easier Said Than Done” (Live in Amsterdam)

 

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Oh, man does Rahsaan Patterson make us melt. Too much soulful grooviness in this live performance of “Easier Said Than Done” in Amsterdam. What is it about is voice that can’t do anything but make every single track hit material?! Swoon city.

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Video: ‘Sample This’ Trailer

 

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As we all know, the history of sampling in hip hop can go pretty deep. Here is a film about the people you “always heard but never heard of.” In 1973, a politician, a gangster, a visionary, a football legend, and a murderer’s path’s intersected to birth the most unlikely source of music.

The documentary features interviews from Questlove, Afrika Bambaataa, and others.

Watch the trailer for Sample This above and gear up for what sounds like one hell of a ride.

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New Track: Jenna Andrews – “Mourning Sickness”

 

Today, sexy time singer lady Jenna Andrews premiered “Mourning Sickness.” Her sweet, cooing voice takes form of another alluring song and a melody sure to get inside that unassuming head of yours. This lady is a silent killer – don’t be fooled by that voice! The song can be streamed on Vibe.

And just in case that wasn’t enough to get you going, our lady also released a song called “Quiver” a couple weeks ago. This one’s got a little lullaby thing going on – hear below!

The 7-track Kiss and Run EP will be available on October 23.

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Video: Paloma Faith – “Never Tear Us Apart”

 

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The theatrical miss http://www.facebook.com/palomafaith“>Paloma Faith today releases her video for “Never Tear Us Apart.” Adorned in a ruffly lace top, shiny black bottoms, and a grandiose hairdo, Paloma gives a characteristic larger than life performance with a classic voice made for anthemic songs like this. Watch out for this lady!

If you missed out on the previous tune age, check “Picking Up The Pieces” and “30 Minute Love Affair” as well!

Fall to Grace will drop November 27.

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