Category Archive: Featured

Jan 18

Sampha – “(No One Knows Me) Like The Piano”

Sampha has a beautiful new song, “(No One Knows Me) Like The Piano,” available here and on his forthcoming debut album, Process.

Dec 26

Uteki’s Songs of 2016

It was an incredible year of music as I highlighted in the Albums of 2016 post earlier this month. Here is a list of my favorite 50 songs of 2016, along with playlists for your listening pleasure. 50 Weyes Blood – Generation Why 49 DÆVA – Dream 48 Grouper – Headache 47 Fear of Men …

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Dec 11

Uteki’s Albums of 2016

I started working on the music section of this site of this site on January 1, 2016, and I’m so glad I did, because 2016 was an incredible year of music.  For many music lovers, this year’s musical offerings kept us sane during some turbulent times.  Some of these albums the were acutely indicative of …

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Nov 28

Listen: Burial – “Young Death” & “Nightmarket”

It’s always exciting when Burial releases new material, which is evident by the fact that their freshly released (today) record is already sold out. Fear not, though, you can have a listen to their two new tracks via their BandCamp – “Young Death” & “Nightmarket.” With these releases, you can look forward to the same introspective …

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Nov 23

Video: DJ Taye – “Burnin Ya Boa” feat DJ Manny

This week DJ Taye released his premiere song & video, “Burnin Ya Boa” on Hyperdub records. The song rides along entrancing keyboards & nostalgic samples, and the video highlights some incredible footwork shot in Chicago. You can find the song on his Move Out EP on his BandCamp available November 25th. The video was directed …

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Nov 19

New: Animal Collective – “Mountain Game”

Animal Collective just shared an amazing unreleased track from 2010 they had recorded for the game Red Dead Redemption, but wasn’t used.

Nov 12

9 Famous and Not So Famous Leonard Cohen Covers

Leonard Cohen is undoubtedly one of the most influential artists of the century, inspiring countless artists and covers, including over 300 different covers of the song “Hallelujah” alone.  Many, many fans have mourned his death this week at the age of 82.  He is definitely one of the most loved and influential artists of my life. …

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