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Q&A With Detroit’s Very Own TNV

Hey TNV! Please tell us how many years you’ve been making music? I’ve been making music over 25 years. I started off writing lyrics when I was 13 yrs old. From there I started to dabble in beat production and I was heavily influenced by underground Hip Hop, till this day it is the foundation of everything I make. Tell us about your first ever debut track you put out? When was this? Wow that’s was back in 2000. I was part of this rap group called the Driftas, the song was named Drifting. It was ...
Tags: La, Social Media, Rome, Jazz, Ice Cube, Detroit, East Coast, Midwest, Dre, Rakim, Q&A Interviews, Boom Bap, Battlecat, JMisJustMe, Quik Dj Alladin, JDilla Marley Marl Pete Rock


Erick Sermon – “Vernia” (Album Review)

Erick Sermon is a legendary MC & producer from Brentwood, New York known for being a member of EPMD & the Def Squad. He made a flawed yet solid comeback in 2015 with E.S.P. (Erick Sermon’s Perception) but now 4 years later, he’s at it again with his 8th full-length album. After the “Payne Intro”, the first song “Wake Up (No Fear)” brags about his skills over a futuristic instrumental. “Da Wave” brags about his skills over a vintage instrumental from Rockwilder while while the track “Tha Game” w...
Tags: Reviews, Jazz, Cabinet, Devin, Shaquille O Neal, Raekwon, EPMD, Erick, David Banner, Erick Sermon, Brentwood New York, Rockwilder, Battlecat, Da Wave, Keith Murray Nature


La Brea – “Getting Money” (Single Review)

This is a long-awaited review as I have heard this artist buzzing in the underground for quite some time now. The Lakewood Cali Artist La Brea  is getting a lot of well-deserved attention after dropping her new record “Getting Money“.   Right from the jump, La Brea was able to showcase her songwriting versatility with carefree confidence bringing this song to life. La Brea transcends that same persona in the music video you can tell she means that sh**, In so many ways this was like a statemen...
Tags: Reviews, Nicki Minaj, Hip Hop, Jazz, Tfl, Dej Loaf, La Brea, Battlecat, Lakewood Cali Artist La Brea, Nicki Manj, Kim Remy


Tonight in L.A.: Village of Love benefit, M. Ward, Dave Davies, Kimbra, Cuco, Johnnyswim, the Frights, Kevin Morby, Vista Kicks, Mini Bear, All Things Blue, Young Jesus, Henry Hall, Battlecat, Caifanes, Dorothy

Los Angeles concerts for Wednesday: ► Best Coast, Nick Waterhouse and Ty Segall head up the lineup at the Panache’s Valentine’s Day Village of Love benefit show at the Teragram Ballroom, which also features Julianna Barwick, Rodrigo Amarante, Neil Hamburger, Mikal Cronin, William Tyler, Shannon Lay, Drugdealer and Cones. Proceeds go to Planned Parenthood of Los Angeles. ► Something more chill? The Piano Recital at the Regent Theater will boast an intimate performance of solo songs on the ivories...
Tags: Music, Los Angeles, Dave, Jesus, Preview, Dorothy, Havok, Jennie Vee, Dave Davies, Best Coast, Ty Segall, M. Ward, Zane Carney, Kimbra, Kevin Morby, Ward


This Week’s Shows: Feb. 12-18

Upcoming Los Angeles concerts: Dua Lipa, Thalma de Freitas, SAIGO, Jesus Sons, CAPYAC, Checkerneck, Annuals, Caifanes, New Evil, Erykah Badu, Car Seat Headrest, Honus Honus, Parting Lines, Georgia Anne Muldrow, Samplenhold, Mike Posner, Teleskopes, Joywave, Nick Waterhouse/Best Coast, Kimbra, M. Ward, Cuco, Johnnyswim, Kevin Morby, the Frights, Mini Bear, Young Jesus, All Things Blue, Henry Hall, Battlecat, Dave Davies, Vista Kicks, Dorothy, Nikka Costa, Anthrax, Beth Hart, Soulection, Lettuce, ...
Tags: Preview, All Things Blue, Annuals, Anthony Hamilton, Anthrax, Battlecat, Beth Hart, Blitzen Trapper, Caifanes, CAPYAC, Car Seat Headrest, Checkerneck, Chet Porter, Chuck Ragan, Clap Your Hands Say yeah, Consumer Electronics