A$AP Ferg

Tracks of the Week 14.10.17

A$AP Ferg – ‘Plain Jane’ * * * St. Vincent – ‘Pills’ * * * 21 Savage – ‘Nothin New’ * * * Kodie Shane – ‘Bounce Back’ * * * Jessie Ware – ‘Alone’ * * * Sufjan Stevens – ‘Wallowa Lake Monster’ * * * Kamaiyah – ‘Successful’ * * * Solace – ‘Infinite’ * * * Rex…

Tracks of the Week 02.09.17

Frank Ocean – ‘Provider’ * * * A$AP Ferg – ‘Nandos’ * * * Playboi Carti – ‘New Choppa’ (feat. A$AP Rocky) * * * Zola Jesus – ‘Siphon’ * * * Deradoorian – ‘Mountainside’ * * * Courtney Barnett & Kurt Vile – ‘Over Everything’ * * * Yaeji – ‘Last Breath’ * * * Astrid S – ‘Think…

Tracks of the Week 12.08.17

K Á R Y Y N – ‘MOVING MASSES’ * * * Bill MacKay & Ryley Walker – ‘I Heard Them Singing’   * * * Lily & Horn Horse – ‘Next To Me’ * * * QUIÑ – ‘Sticky Situation’ (feat. Syd) * * * Wiz Khalifa – ‘Something New’ (feat. Ty Dolla $ign) * * * Julius Eastman…

Culturedarm’s Songs of the Month (December 2015)

ANOHNI – ‘4 DEGREES’ Last February the artist hitherto known as Antony Hegarty announced HOPELESSNESS, described as ‘an electronic record with some sharp teeth’, with co-production from Hudson Mohawke and Oneohtrix Point Never, and to be released under the name ANOHNI this spring. In a fan interview published in October, ANOHNI further characterised the album as a significant departure from the chamber music…

A$AP Rocky: Cloud Rap and Live at the Melkweg

A$AP Rocky: Cloud Rap and Live at the Melkweg

A$AP Rocky is sometimes considered as one of the most prominent of a group of young artists whose sound has come to be identified as ‘Cloud Rap’. The term – which originated around 2011, associated with Main Attrakionz and Lil B, and is still in the process of emerging – is a useful one, for it suggests the way in…