MUSIC: DJ Dodger Stadium – Friend of Mine

Here’s a little house music to get you by. DJ Dodger Stadium is a project by dance music label overlords Body High. Made up of Jerome LOL and Samo Sound Boy they make atmospheric house and techno that’s much more subdued and dark then what the current EDM kids are into. The two clips video’s [...]

July 23, 2014 Reginald Duvivier Music 0

MUSIC: Courtship Ritual – Pith

Like 84,283 other groups Courtship Ritual is an Brooklyn based indie rock band, however unlike 99% of them they don’t suck. Made up of Monica Salazar (Vox, loops) and Jared Olmstead(guitar bass loops) they may make ‘indie rock’ but don’t fall for many of the trops that many of the bands with that label feel [...]

July 22, 2014 Reginald Duvivier Music 0

MUSIC: DJ CUZZIN B – Summer Spirit Fest Mixtape ’14

  It’s time for the Summer Spirit Festival where every year they turn Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia, MD into a showcase of the world’s best R&B and hip-hop. This year there seems to be a theme to the festivities with three of the greatest female artists of the past two decades performing in one [...]

July 21, 2014 Reginald Duvivier Music 1

MUSIC: Common – Nobody’s Smiling

Common‘s set to release his new album Nobody’s Smiling tomorrow. Him and long time producer No I.D created ten tracks that cover what’s happening in his hometown of Chicago with the recent uptick in violence. However, unlike many golden era MC’s it seems Common seems interested in reaching out to the current generation of MC’s [...]

July 21, 2014 Reginald Duvivier Music 0

MUSIC: Shlohmo X Jeremih – No More

After dropping a few songs here and there LA dance focused beatsmith Shlohmo and mainstream radio mainstay Jeremih have dropped their collaborative EP No More. For the price of free (and your email) you can download it here. Like their previous songs together the EP as a whole is a mix of woozy heavy and [...]

July 18, 2014 Reginald Duvivier Music 0

MUSIC: The Bots – All I Really Want

Pint sized rockers The Bots finally have a release date for their upcoming debut full length, Pink Palms. Coming out via FADER’s record label, its set to drop October 14th and we’ve got the first single, “All I Really Want”. Its pretty punk, with the verses sung spoken word style before it kicks into a [...]

July 17, 2014 Reginald Duvivier Music 0

MUSIC: Lykke Li – Gunshot

From her pretty great album I Never Learn is Lykke Li‘s new song, “Gunshot”. The song, like the rest of the songs of the album, is themed around a breakup. And Lykke Li in the video looks morose singing, “Can I get you Back”. However, the video looks like it takes place in a post [...]

July 16, 2014 Reginald Duvivier Music 0

MUSIC: The Distortion of Sound

Howdy Couchsession’s family! Here’s a music post that’s a little deeper then what we usually post, but considering how many of you are creative types always trying to look deeper I figure id give you some nourishing vegetables to chew on in addition to the pieces of candy we drop on the daily. Years ago [...]

July 15, 2014 Reginald Duvivier Music 0

MUSIC: SZA – Julia

TDE songstress SZA returns with her latest single, Julia. Julia’s a bit more upbeat then some of SZA’s other tracks. Don’t get me wrong, it’s still a smokey smoldering track just by her vocals alone. But there’s a nice 80′s pop synth tinge to the beat, and it adds a little more range to SZA’s [...]

July 14, 2014 Reginald Duvivier Music 0

MUSIC: DJ Cuzzin B – Average White Mixtape #5

While this week has been a rough one for blue eyed soul its time for us to take a step back and appreciate the tunes that our easily tanned brethren has given the world through pop, rock and R&B. To help us show a little appreciation we’ve got DJ Cuzzin B’s “Average White Mixtape #5”. [...]

July 11, 2014 Reginald Duvivier Music 1

MUSIC: Early Reed feat J Scienide – Brimstone

Feeling a little lethargic during these summer months? Is there a little less swagger in your step? In that case you are probably suffering from hip-hop boom bap deficiency. Thankfully Early Reed is here to give you those vitamins you need to hit these summer streets looking and feeling your best. We’ve got Brimstone, his [...]

July 11, 2014 Reginald Duvivier Music 0

MUSIC: Mobb Deep – Shark (Prod. Alchemist)

While their glory years are way behind them, there’s no reason why Mobb Deep can’t still be good. Prodigy’s rap persona has settled nicely into that of a grizzled veteran who treats violence and death with an shrug and still drops good to great solo albums. Havoc hasn’t improved over the years, but he hasn’t [...]

July 10, 2014 Reginald Duvivier Music 0