Record Store Day 2021 Essentials: Black Friday Edition Music – 8 mins ago Photo by Mick Haupt via Unsplash. A guide to this year’s Record Store Day releases, featuring crucial compilations of hazed-out funk and soul rarites, bulked-up anniversary editions of classics, requisite reissues, revived live performances, and so much more. Record Store Day returns […]

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If you care about independent journalism and want the best playlists around, subscribe to the POW Patreon. Bring William Hutson some backwoods and a cup of ice.  Trying not to read or tweet too much about the Rittenhouse verdict the other day, I started playing whatever Young Dolph tracks I’d thrown onto playlists or DJ’d […]

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Dave Chappelle Refuses to Stop Making Transphobic Jokes Music – 28 seconds ago Photo by Kevin Mazur for FF via Getty Images. At a show in Madison Square Garden, Dave Chappelle told the crowd his truce with the LGBTQ community was only in effect when the cameras are on. For a comedian who claimed his […]

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2022 Grammy Nominations Full List: Kanye West, JAY-Z, Nas & More Music – 1 min ago Photo Credit: Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for Universal Music Group JAY-Z, Kanye West, J. Cole, and Nas are a few names we weren’t surprised to see for the 2022 Grammy Award nominations. The 64th annual Grammys are swiftly approaching. Last […]

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Where else will you find the thoroughly researched rundown of the best up-and-coming artists from the continent of Africa on a weekly basis? At the top it’s just us. Support truly independent journalism by subscribing to Passion of the Weiss on Patreon. Leonel Manzanares de la Rosa is still skeptical of NFTs, and that’s a […]

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Mixtape Monday: Apollo Brown x Stalley, MANSDEM, Napoleon Da Legend x Amerigo Gazaway, YaH-Ra, Deca + More Music – 4 hours ago Photo Credit: Artist Apollo Brown x Stalley, MANSDEM, Napoleon Da Legend x Amerigo Gazaway, YaH-Ra, Deca and more this Mixtape Monday. Apollo Brown and Stalley kick things off this week with the highly-anticipated […]

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The Rap-Up is the only weekly round-up providing you with the best rap songs you’ve yet to hear. So support real, independent music journalism by subscribing to Passion of the Weiss on Patreon. Harley Geffner is still trying to convince artists that TikTok doesn’t have to be corny. Earl Sweatshirt – “2010” Growing older with […]

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Best Songs of The Week: ft. Earl Sweatshirt, Kaytranada, and More Music – 3 days ago Source: Youtube The Round-Up is Okayplayer’s weekly playlist of the best songs in the worlds of hip-hop and R&B. This week’s set features new music from Earl Sweatshirt, Kaytranada, Freddie Gibbs, DJ Harrison, Saba, and more. Scroll through selections […]

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Will Hagle curated a 3-hour Young Dolph playlist to celebrate his life. Listen below. Since he was 17 he wasn’t able to get rest. Now he has. Think of his family. We feel like we know them, from his music. Momma Gabbana and his father: distant addicts during childhood but still in his life, honored […]

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Silk Sonic is Hosting Their Own Radio Show Music – 5 mins ago Source: Apple Music The duo’s new album, An Evening With Silk Sonic, features appearances from Bootsy Collins, Thundercat, and James Fauntleroy. Anderson .Paak and Bruno Mars are celebrating their debut album as Silk Sonic with a new radio show. Hosted by the duo and […]

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We may have missed a few deadlines, but we’ve never missed an opportunity to write something real. Support truly independent journalism by subscribing to Passion of the Weiss on Patreon. Will Hagle wants you to know that just because you’ve had five or six shots, it doesn’t give you the excuse to turn on ‘Big […]

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Alchemist Reveals How Knxwledge and Stones Throw Records Inspired Him to Break Free of The Rap Machine Music – 45 mins ago Source: Youtube In a career-spanning interview, Alchemist credits the 1988 producer and his pioneering label with providing the blueprint for independent music releases. Like any producer that’s managed to remain relevant and innovative decades […]

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Carnegie Hall Will Be Hosting a Afrofuturism Festival Starring Flying Lotus, Sun Ra Arkestra, & More Music – 4 mins ago Photo Credit: Barry Brecheisen/Getty Images Carnegie Hall’s Afrofuturism festival will feature performances from Flying lotus, Sun Ra Arkestra, Theo Croker, and more. We’re going to the future, ya’ll.  On Tuesday, November 16th, Carnegie Hall […]

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Kaytranada Announces New EP with Thundercat, H.E.R., and Mach-Hommy Music – 14 seconds ago Photo by Tim Mosenfelder via Getty Images. INTIMIDATED, a new three-track EP from Kaytranada, is set to arrive this week. As he approaches the closing leg of an expansive North American tour, Kaytranada has announced his first project in nearly two […]

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Maxwell Returns to Release Lush Single “Off,” Announces 2022 Tour Music – 4 hours ago Photo Credit: Raymond Boyd/Michael Ochs Archives for Getty Images “Off” is a blissful, soft ride that preps listeners for what’s to come from the beloved singer. Maxwell emerges from the ashes and releases a new single “Off.” The soul singer […]

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Where else will you find the thoroughly researched rundown of the best up-and-coming artists from the continent of Africa on a weekly basis? At the top it’s just us. Support truly independent journalism by subscribing to Passion of the Weiss on Patreon. You can find Leonel Manzanares de la Rosa live-tweeting the Men’s T20 World […]

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