Lost Boyz Gets Profiled on TV One's 'Unsung' [VIDEO]
Apr22

Lost Boyz Gets Profiled on TV One's 'Unsung' [VIDEO]

TV One’s Unsung is on a roll with their biographical look at some of the most revered rap collectives of the 1990s. Recently, they profiled the influential group Brand Nubian and next up are the legendary Jamaica, Queens (N.Y.) foursome Lost Boyz. The rap group consisted of lead MC Mr. Cheeks, the gruff-voiced adlibber the late Freaky Tah, partner-in-rhyme Pretty Lou and DJ Spigg Nice. Together, they crafted infectious party songs and...

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NMF Roundup: CID reworks a 1979 hit, Floss goes hip hop
Apr21

NMF Roundup: CID reworks a 1979 hit, Floss goes hip hop

The most important day of every week: New Music Friday. As each week brings a succession of new music from some of electronic music’s biggest artists, here’s a selection of tracks that shouldn’t be missed. Jay Hardway & The Him put together a musical puzzle on “Jigsaw,” a new single that embodies summer in its sound. CID and Greg Bahary percussively rework The Flying Lizards’ 1979 hit single, “Money.”...

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18 R&B/Rap Collabs For Your Spring Soundtrack
Apr20

18 R&B/Rap Collabs For Your Spring Soundtrack

If the weather is any indication of what's to come, then spring is finally approaching. And with May just around the corner, we've been gearing up for the festivities ourselves by spinning a few classic rap songs that are known to set the tone for those breezy, yet sunny days where all you want to do is have fun and enjoy yourself. The smell of flowers blooming, longer days, the sound of kids playing in the street, budding...

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DJ Mag Podcast 89: Paramida
Apr20

DJ Mag Podcast 89: Paramida

For a person who once referred to herself as “Berlin’s most hated”, Paramida seems to be getting on just fine. As head honcho at the consistently excellent Love on the Rocks label, and as a selector with impeccable taste that persists in making people grin like happy fools on dancefloors the world over, she has crafted a musical identity that resolutely flips off the all-too-often self-absorbed and overbearingly “serious” dance music...

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2018 Coachella Weekend 1 Highlights and Weekend 2 Preview – EDM All Day
Apr20

2018 Coachella Weekend 1 Highlights and Weekend 2 Preview – EDM All Day

As a regular attendee of Coachella for the last 7 years, I’ve seen plenty of changes at the festival. 2018 was no different. The last few years have seen the festival transition from something big to something enormous. With this growth and scale some plenty of improvements, as well as inevitable challenges. At the end of the day, Coachella may rightfully own the title of one of the biggest festivals in the world. The stages and...

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