Classic case of Jim-ception.
Today, on a very breezy Thursday, we are once again featuring the throwback efforts of Mr. Scott Melker. On his fifth and latest EP, Melker blends iconic Red Hot Chili Peppers songs with the sounds of rap artists like 2 Chainz, Dr. Dre, and Bone Thugz. Standout “Scar Tissue Make You Act Right” seamlessly merges […]
I’ve decided that winter just isn’t doing it for me anymore. Fortunately, a savior has arrived in the form of Shmallen. The self-proclaimed “professional poolside lounger piña colada sipper’s” remix of Aaliyah’s R&B classic is somehow even sexier and lush than the original. Normally, I’m a bit hesitant when young producers decide to mess around with […]
This week #TBT welcomes guest writer Gabe Kelley. Kwasi has graciously let me borrow his weekly #TBT column to present you with a remix of the best Steve Winwood cover in recent memory. Irish crooner James Vincent McMorrow laid this one down cover a few years back and C-ro gave it new life late last […]
It’s rare that a cover transforms a song into something completely unrecognizable from its original form. In his take on Blink 182’s “All The Small Things,” L.A. artist Malcolm Mays accomplishes just that. With a sultry R&B sound that mirrors that of singers like Miguel or Kwabs, Mr. Mays’ re-imagination is nothing short of mesmerizing. […]
It’s festival season, people, and the reunion of Big Boi and Andre 3000 has gotten yours truly particularly excited.