Author: classsycasssie

New Music Flavor – Dante Elephante “Mid-Century Modern Romance”

I am a bit partial to Ruben Zarate (the human behind Dante Elephante) since we share the same hometown, but don’t let my bias fool you, Mid-Century Modern Romance is a must listen no matter where you’re from. The title of the album heavily prepares you for what you’re about to hear and experience, everything

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New Music Flavor: Adeline, Molly Burch, Wild Nothing, Bay Ledges, José James

2021 coming in hot with the chaos, fear, political unrest, and (thankfully) new music. A few standout favorites from today – hope you’re ready for some pick me up kinda music. Adeline “Whisper My Name” – released this past Monday, check it out – I mean damn Molly Burch, Wild Nothing “Emotion” – boppin’ around

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Most Influential Artists of Each Decade

I got together with Just Joel and we hashed out who we think the most influential artists of each decade were. This was tough, as we went with most influential, not necessarily the most popular or iconic, but who we really think helped to shape the music that came after it. Obviously picking just one

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New Music Flavor – BENEE “Hey u x”

BENEE, or as I like to call her, the one positive outbreak of 2020, is off the chaaaaaaaaarts. One killer after the next. Today’s wonderful Friday the 13th brought us her latest album “Hey u x”. BENEE has been kicking major a$$ the last couple years, and if the name sounds slightly familiar, it’s probably

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New Music Flavor – “illusion”

I have a terrible feeling…this song is going to both make and break your day.   My ears. My heart. My soul. I’m conflicted by this beautiful song filled with pain and grief from a combination of artists who have witnessed and experienced tragedy and injustice. Grayson, Uruguay and Danny Denial came together virtually over

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Sunday Tuesday George is out of control

Who does George think he is, changing the date of his weekly post around all the time. Classy Cassie and I were discussing today the boulder rolling down a hill that is George right now. George’s assent into blog stardom started with his extremely well written and often emotionally charged ‘Sunday With George’ reviews, hence

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New Music Flavor – Juno Francis “Oyster Love”

Today, the world welcomes Oyster Love with open arms – the new EP baby from retro-esque duo Juno Francis (Angelica Ranåsen and Jacob Fagerstå). Self described as “the lovechild of a 60s gentleman and an 80s lady”, this Berlin based duo first caught my ears on Instagram with their track “Queen’s Anthem”, which yes, I

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New Music Flavor – Magic Bronson “I Don’t Know Man”

Honestly man, I don’t know either….but this track is pretty dope. Magic Bronson, an LA based indie duo, are unsurprisingly playful and quirky – staples that seem to be crucial to all acts under Handwritten Records. In their own words, they “spearhead music trends, tackling social issues and the anxiety of what’s going on in

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New Music Flavor – B & the Hive “Heart Beat”

It’s hard to know what existence is these days – are we here? Are we gone? Is my heart still beating? THANK GOODNESS B & the Hive pulled through with their new EP “Heart Beat” to serve as a sonic defibrillator. California cruisin’ kids, B & the Hive are best known for their ethereal and

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