Santigold Drops Master of My Make-Believe + Talks About Process

Rhyme et Reason favorite Santigold just released her sophomore album Master of My Make-Believe–the follow up to her 2008 eponymous debut Santogold Santigold. It features songs like “Disparate Youth,” “Big Mouth” and “Go! (feat. Karen O of Yeah, Yeah, Yeahs)” all of which have been mentioned on this very site. Make sure you pick it up as it is available at all of your electronic retailers. But be sure to check out her Instagram interview where she talks about the creative process behind Master of My Make-Believe. You’ll see exclusive pictures with famous friends like Diplo, DJ A-trak, and Lykke Li among others. … Continue reading Santigold Drops Master of My Make-Believe + Talks About Process

Chairlift and Active Child in Australia!

Chairlift and Active Child are currently in Australia promoting their new albums–Something and You Are All I See respectively. Yesterday, which is really today for us here in the States, they were on an Australian radio show called “Like a Version.” Chairlift performed a live version of “Ghost Tonight” and a cover of Beyoncé’s “Party” with a special guest. Active Child played a cover of the Eurhythmics’ “Sweet Dreems”! God do we love us a cover! Here’s Chairlift’s “Ghost Tonight”! http://www.abc.net.au/triplej/media/swf/videoplayer.swf And here’s Chairlift covering Beyoncé’s “Party” featuring Kool A.D. of Das Racist: http://www.abc.net.au/triplej/media/swf/videoplayer.swf Caroline’s vocals are spectacular per usual … Continue reading Chairlift and Active Child in Australia!

Chairlift and Active Child in Australia!

Chairlift and Active Child are currently in Australia promoting their new albums–Something and You Are All I See respectively. Yesterday, which is really today for us here in the States, they were on an Australian radio show called “Like a Version.” Chairlift performed a live version of “Ghost Tonight” and a cover of Beyoncé’s “Party” with a special guest. Active Child played a cover of the Eurhythmics’ “Sweet Dreems”! God do we love us a cover!   Here’s Chairlift’s “Ghost Tonight”! http://www.abc.net.au/triplej/media/swf/videoplayer.swf   And here’s Chairlift covering Beyoncé’s “Party” featuring Kool A.D. of Das Racist: http://www.abc.net.au/triplej/media/swf/videoplayer.swf Caroline’s vocals are spectacular … Continue reading Chairlift and Active Child in Australia!

Jeremy Ray and the Bandits

Jeremy Ray and the Bandits seems to be mostly Jeremy Ray with a few select Bandits who drop in every once in a while. I’ve been told that he sounds like Anthony Green from Circa Survive and now that I’ve listened to the two of them, I can definitely agree. There’s something of an uncontrollable component to Jeremy Ray, though, that entices the listener and doesn’t disappoint. http://player.soundcloud.com/player.swf?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F12752015 Mother Nurture by jeremyrayandthebandits http://player.soundcloud.com/player.swf?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F12751498 Jaded Eyes by jeremyrayandthebandits “Jaded Eyes” has a pretty epic feel to it. I’m liking it. Continue reading Jeremy Ray and the Bandits

Quick mp3: Helena Beat

Helena Beat by Foster The People  Download now or listen on posterous foster-helena.mp3 (11012 KB) Foster the People is getting huge buzz and deservedly so! They’re from LA and have a great sound. What do you think of them?  http://www.fosterthepeople.com/photos/?album=2&photo=14 http://rhymeetreason.posterous.com/quick-mp3-helena-beat Follow us on Twitter! http://twitter.com/rhymeetreason Continue reading Quick mp3: Helena Beat