6LACK Sampler

Sorry for the pause we took over Spring Break, but we're back and better than ever.  I wanted to do someone big and exciting for after the break, so I chose one of my favorite up-and-coming artists for today's playlist. For those who don't know, 6LACK is a rapper/R&B singer with a distinctive moody vibe. … Continue reading 6LACK Sampler


Kevin Gates Sampler

Kevin Gates is set to get out of jail later this month, so why not make a sampler for him. If you don't know who Kevin is, he is a rapper. Anyway, some highlights of his career include being named a 2014 XXL Freshman and his hit debut album, Islah, which was released early 2016. … Continue reading Kevin Gates Sampler

Wilco Sampler

If you want to kick back with some of your male companions, crack open a few brewskis out on your family's sunporch in your Chinese knockoff PacSun tees and listen to some kicking tunes, then look no further then former alt-country band Wilco. They are a musical flavor that pairs nicely with Bud Lite. Last … Continue reading Wilco Sampler

LUV Sampler

One of the biggest XXL Freshman from last year, Lil Uzi Vert, is definitely making his mark on hip-hop.  Like Lil Yachty, another Freshman we covered, Lil Uzi Vert has a distinctive style, a "lil" in his name, and dyed hair. Uzi gets criticism for having fairly shallow lyrics. Nevertheless he has become extremely popular … Continue reading LUV Sampler

Tame Impala Sampler

They might not be as newsworthy as Future, but Tame Impala is another musical act that you won't want to miss. That's not say they have but anything out since their 2015 landmark album Currents, but that doesn't mean that their tunes aren't any less popping. The band started as a recording project for Australian Kevin … Continue reading Tame Impala Sampler

Feat. Future (Sensational)

Future's gotten a lot of press lately, hasn't he?  So you're probably expecting a Future sampler... well you're wrong then.  Well actually only sort of wrong.  I decided to do a playlist of some of Future's best features. Future is a one of a kind artist (interpret that as you will with relation to Desiigner, … Continue reading Feat. Future (Sensational)

Rodrigo y Gabriela Sampler

While it may be hard to believe that the two red-blooded American males who contribute to this blog are familiar with the musical stylings of acoustic guitar outfit Rodrigo y Gabriela, the duo actually was a symbol of our one of our more memorable high school teachers. Upon first hearing this band, I was first surprised at … Continue reading Rodrigo y Gabriela Sampler