web page hit counter
Music

KAMI and Smoko Ono release new collaborative album, Very Slight: Stream

KAMI and Smoko Ono release new collaborative album, Very Slight: Stream
  • KAMI and Smoko Ono release new collaborative album, Very Slight: Stream FWC: KAMI and Smoko Ono release new collaborative album, Very Slight: Stream

    Chicago rapper KAMI and producer Smoko Ono have released their new collaborative project, Very Slight. Stream it in full below via Apple Music or Spotify. Very Slight is comprised of seven songs, including “Reboot”, which features fellow Savemoney members Chance the Rapper and Joey Purp (Purp and KAMI also make up the rap duo Leather Corduroys). Valee, also a Chi-town-area…

  • Hurricane Florence batters the Carolinas FWC: Hurricane Florence batters the Carolinas

    Photos of Hurricane Florence as it bears down on the Carolinas.

  • Top Song of the Week: Lana Del Rey’s “Mariners Apartment Complex” + Playlist FWC: Top Song of the Week: Lana Del Rey’s “Mariners Apartment Complex” + Playlist

    Each week we break down our favorite song, highlight our honorable mentions, and wrap them all up with other staff recommendations into a playlist just for you.  “You took my sadness out of context,” Lana Del Rey murmurs in the beginning of “Mariners Apartment Complex”, the first single off her upcoming 2019 album. Indeed, when it comes to Del Rey,…

  • Wines of the week: Weirdly refreshing white blends you should be drinking now FWC: Wines of the week: Weirdly refreshing white blends you should be drinking now

    In case you haven’t noticed, most wine writers are acid heads. It is practically Pavlovian. Why? Because, simply put, acid is the agent of mouths watering: Acidity is like a golden ticket to refreshment. Not long ago, most California white wines weren’t known for their acidity; that’s because most…

  • Stream Wale’s ‘Free Lunch’ EP FWC: Stream Wale’s ‘Free Lunch’ EP

    Lunch is served. Wale delivers his latest EP Free Lunch. The 5-track set features appearances from J. Cole “My Boy [Freestyle]” and Eric Bellinger (“Right Here”), plus “3 Days 3 Hours,” which is “dedicated to anybody in a long distance relationship.” var Tynt=Tynt||[];Tynt.cmd=Tynt.cmd||[]; Tynt.cmd.push(

  • Beyond Fest announces full slate, including 'Bad Times at the El Royale' 'Halloween,' 'Suspiria' and 'Widows' FWC: Beyond Fest announces full slate, including ‘Bad Times at the El Royale’ ‘Halloween,’ ‘Suspiria’ and ‘Widows’

    In just six years, the fall film gathering known as Beyond Fest has become one of the most electric and essential parts of L.A.’s annual movie calendar. With roots in genre cinema but an apparent growing desire to push the boundaries of what that might mean, this year’s festival will host Los Angeles…

  • Mariah Carey Samples Porter Robinson’s “Goodbye To A World” For New Single FWC: Mariah Carey Samples Porter Robinson’s “Goodbye To A World” For New Single

    The ending to Porter Robinson’s 2014 album Worlds, “Goodbye to a World,” is still one of the most iconic endings to a dance music album in the past decade. It encapsulates everything beautiful about the album and stamps a brilliant end to it all. In one of the more unexpected revelations of the day, it seems that Mariah Carey has sampled…

  • San Holo Shares New Single “forever free” ft. Duskus FWC: San Holo Shares New Single “forever free” ft. Duskus

    Everytime San Holo releases another track from his upcoming album, I get chills thinking about all the new music to come.  Following his single “Brighter Days” ft. Bipolar Sunshine, San Holo back with a new song that will steal a little bit of your heart.  Featuring Duskus, “forever free” is the type of track that you blast at full volume while driving…

  • From the Archives: Lansford kicks the Rams into playoffs FWC: From the Archives: Lansford kicks the Rams into playoffs

    The Rams’ Mike Lansford left, celebrates after kicking a game-winning field goal against the New Orleans Saints – getting Los Angeles into the NFC  playoffs.

  • Paul Manafort is said to be close to a plea deal with special counsel to avert second trial FWC: Paul Manafort is said to be close to a plea deal with special counsel to avert second trial

    Paul Manafort, President Trump’s former campaign chairman, is nearing a deal with special counsel Robert S. Mueller III to avert a second trial on federal charges stemming from his lucrative work for pro-Russian politicians in Ukraine, according to a person familiar with the matter who was not…

  • New Music: Ciara – ‘Dose’ FWC: New Music: Ciara – ‘Dose’

    Ciara hits you with another “Dose” on her latest single, her third release in two months. Produced by Rodney “Darkchild” Jerkins, who previously worked with Ciara on tracks like “Pucker Up” and “Read My Lips,” the marching band bop pairs a drumline beat with inspirational lyrics. var Tynt=Tynt||[];Tynt.cmd=Tynt.cmd||[]; Tynt.cmd.push(

  • Major Lazer go in on 30-minute ‘Afrobeats’ mini mix FWC: Major Lazer go in on 30-minute ‘Afrobeats’ mini mix

    Electronic authorities of the ubiquitous Major Lazer are bringing a little bit of Africa to the club with their latest “Afrobeats” DJ mix out on Major Lazer frontman, Diplo‘s label, Mad Decent. The release is especially timely, with reggae, Caribbean, and Afro-inspired accents permeating through the mainstream music circuit, brought to the forefront by the likes of Dillon Francis, Rihanna,…