Check out this incredible multi-layered video for “I’m New”. Kutiman’s Thru You is a well-crafted mix of sound clips from various YouTube videos- think of the project as the Entroducing… of YouTube (as aptly referred to by Laughing Squid). Then check out Kutiman’s site to explore all the original sampled pieces.
The South African now Toronto based singer + songwriter Zaki Ibrahim, shares her views on the connections between love + art, and how L.O.V.E. is the origin of everything.
Check out Zaki Ibrahim at: MySpace
In a spectacular display of performance perfection, Grammy nominee Janelle Monáe showed the crowd at Skybar at Mondrian in LA that she was more than worthy of the “Best Urban Performance” Grammy, regardless of the final outcome the following night.
Giant Step is pleased to have brought you Janelle for a one-off treat in Los Angeles. She certainly made it a night to remember, diving into the adjacent pool for a swim and climbing a tree for kicks! Check it out below:
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Celebrating The Florida Room’s 1st Anniversary at Delano in Miami, Giant Step brought together the Grammy Award-winning De La Soul with Brendan O’Hara & The Big Bounce.
We have a few photos and a video from the night for your viewing pleasure. Watch as De La Soul throws down to an incredible crowd; it was quite a night.
Photos (c) Seth Browarnik/Red Eye Productions
Singer-songwriter John Martyn, an innovator and influential musician known for his folk, funk, blues and jazz fusion, died in Glasgow today at age 60 from an unknown cause.
With a career spanning 40 years and 20 records, Martyn began it all with the single “Solid Air,” a tribute to composer and friend Nick Drake.