Wednesday’s for the Grooves

Wednesday's for the GrooveHappy hump day, music world! We’re in an especially groovy mood today, so obviously we had to put together our favorite jams showcasing some of the best hip hop and R&B artists running the show these days. Dig in below for smooth stylings from Ivy Sole, Anderson Paak., Isaiah Rashad, Noname, Smino, and plenty more. Track order is pretty arbitrary, listen as is or hit that shuffle button to change it up.

If you think there’s anyone missing from this playlist, make yourself heard!

2017 Album Releases – Coma Collective’s Notable Picks

2017 albumsAmong the massive hoard of amazing albums that came out this year, more than a few stood out as noteworthy mentions. In a year packed with releases from industry veterans and up-and-comers alike, below is a handful of Coma’s top picks for 2017 releases (in no particular order that has anything to do with rank). Continue reading “2017 Album Releases – Coma Collective’s Notable Picks”

Kaytranada Offers More Potential Support for SoundCloud

kaytranadaWhat’s up everybody!?! As the world falls apart a little more (and more) (and more), I’m just sitting here trying to look for the Sunshine.

That’s probably how SoundCloud feels these days too, as they’ve been dealing with their own set of fires lately, like losing a huge chunk of their user base, forcing out their CEO, and some major cash flow problems. I reported on some comments Deadmau5 had for the independent streaming service in the wake of vocalized support from Chance the Rapper (and that Deadmau5 doesn’t expect it’ll make much of a difference), but now rising hip-hop star producer Kaytranada is rumored to be joining the fight as well. Continue reading “Kaytranada Offers More Potential Support for SoundCloud”