M.I.A. releases “blocked” song, Jaloo remix of ‘Bad Girls’ on YouTube

September 2, 2017 / 0 comments

M.I.A. hates having her creativity controlled by her record company, so she likes to get under their skin by releasing and leaking music on social media. In that vein, she released another song on the Fly Pirates YouTube channel. This time is a a Lucas Sorel remix of a song called “Baby”. With the release…

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M.I.A. releases new remixes of ‘LOAD ‘EM’ and ‘Jump In” on Fly Pirates YouTube channel

August 26, 2017 / 0 comments

A couple days after announcing a new song and video as well as a fashion collaboration with Astrid Andersen on her ohmni.com website, M.I.A. has just released a couple new remixes.

Review: Portable Turntable/Record Player (Denim) from 1byOne

October 27, 2015 / 0 comments

Who doesn’t like a little throwback, retro and vintage? I recently received portable turntable with built-in speakers in a denim-colored, briefcase-style case.

Pearl Jam’s setlist from Global Citizens Festival 2015

September 28, 2015 / 0 comments

As you may have heard, toward the end of Pearl Jam’s set at the Global Citizens Festival in New York’s Central Park, Beyonce joined Eddie Vedder and his acoustic guitar to cover “Redemption Song”.

Afropunk announces 2015 schedule and NYC lineup [UPDATED 8/22]

August 19, 2015 / 0 comments

The 2015 Afropunk Festival has announced their official stage schedule and stage times for its two-day New York event at Brooklyn’s Commodore Barry Park.

Cut MP3s Online: Cut, fade in/out audio files with MP3cut.net

June 1, 2015 / 0 comments

Are you silly like me and like editing MP3s? I’ve used MP3 cutting software in the past to cut and fade my MP3s, that’s because I didn’t know there were ways to trim MP3s online… MP3 cutting in the cloud.

That one time when a subway performer and an angry stranger connected on a NYC subway platform

March 13, 2015 / 0 comments

Anything can happen when a diverse set of people share common space as we do everyday in big cities across the country. A lot of these interactions happen on public transportation.

Iggy Azalea: Success confirms willful ignorance, cultural appropriation is okay

March 12, 2015 / 0 comments

It’s in style to hate on Iggy Izalea, so this post probably isn’t introducing anything that hasn’t already been said.

M.I.A. in Queens

May 7, 2014 / 0 comments

I walked by this concert poster on the way to meet a friend for lunch today and it got me excited to see my third M.I.A. concert this coming Friday.

Vice: M.I.A. pulls South Asia onto her world stage

November 9, 2013 / 1 comment

Love Vice’s Noisey Music¬†article on M.I.A. – the piece¬†argues how M.I.A. takes traditional imagery from South Asia, and other parts of the under-represented world, and forces it onto the world stage — to the confusion of Western journalists and sensibilities.

mia matangi mixtape for kenzo

M.I.A.’s Matangi Mixtape for Kenzo is Shaking My Soul

March 3, 2013 / 0 comments

M.I.A. created a soundtrack for the Kenzo fashion show in Paris. I’ve embedded it below. Rated: Badass. Shake. Dance now. . . .

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