Author Archives: Sierra Dawn

September 27

SLOTHRUST: Horseshoe Crab

  Brooklyn’s SLOTHRUST pushes gritty punk rock while lead singer Leah Wellbaum channels the heavy instrumentals in a soulful direction with her artistic and powerful lyricism. The trio’s hit song “Horseshoe Crab” from their latest album Everyone Else recreates the feeling of introversion and submerses its listeners in that once or still familiar despondency. Wellbaum’s voice, detached […]

September 23

KAYTRANADA: LITE SPOTS

I definitely see the premier and widespread acclaim of KAYTRANADA’s 99.9% as a great victory in the hip-hop, rap, and R&B scene. I discovered KAYTRA in a future-hop basket with Samuel Truth, Dirty Chocolate, and Geotheory on SoundCloud in 2014. It was love at first listen. KAYTRA brings 80’s and 90’s hip-hop back to life with upbeat, […]