UM student-led band, SHENZI is touring the east coast this summer and I got the chance to catch their Atlanta show at Smith’s Olde Bar. The band, comprised of vocalist Des Bannister, guitarist Conor McCarthy, keys player Andrew Novoa, bassist Koa Ho and drummer Jonathan Hulett, took the stage at the small local bar following opening performances by From Earth (which McCarthy is also a part of) and Mozay.… Read More

If you’re anything like me, you may find yourself listening to any Tyler, The Creator track or even just reading one of his tweets and thinking to yourself, “Yo, what in the world is going on in this dude’s head?”
 

Thankfully among a rapper, producer, fashion designer and all-around mogul, Tyler is also a mind reader so he had director Mikey Alfred follow him around with a camera during the making of his 2015 LP Cherry Bomb.… Read More

On May 11, the well-known House of Creatives Music Festival presents Live at Electric Pickle featuring live sets from George Clanton, Negative Gemini, Millionyoung, The Hongs, Tremends, Grey 8s and Virgo. The House of Creatives Music Festival, as you may recall, struck the sands of Bandshell Park in North Miami Beach with a humongous lineup featuring The Flaming Lips, Crystal Castles, The Drums & more.… Read More

Sunday April 2nd @6pm.

Episode Playlist 

  • Liberty Unmasked by Mischief Brew
  • We the Common by Thao and the Get Down Stay Down

On this episode of RadioActive I brought back Aida Ramirez, Quintin Valiente, and Mike Matthiessen for another round of “politics around the dinner table”, with a focus on how to dig into our respective social justice blindspots.… Read More

Over this spring break I had the opportunity to interview the electrifying bassist known as Thundercat (Stephen Bruner) at Buku Music + Arts Festival in New Orleans, Louisiana in partnership with Tulane University’s community radio station WTUL 91.5FM (and Editor Maeve Holler of their music/culture publication, The VOX).… Read More