Track Trek: Crooklyn Dodgers—“Crooklyn,” “The Return of the Crooklyn Dodgers,” “Brooklyn on My Mind” (Part One)

By Alex Ryu, Feature Photo via Red Bull Music Academy Track Trek is an irregular retrospect review of forgotten tracks of various genres that deserve a second viewing, with an analysis that describes why it deserves so. Track Trek is written by Alex Ryu. In 1994, Spike Lee released his then-latest film to the masses … Continue reading

Song Of The Week: Hodgy—“Glory”

By Savana James, Feature Photo via The Four Oh Five Former Odd Future member Hodgy Beats released one of 2016’s most underrated albums. Fireplace:TheNotTheOtherside was a refreshing collection of some pretty solid tracks that emerged  from the ashes of the depressing Odd Future breakup . The album showcases the triumph of an artist reborn. One … Continue reading

Album Review: Animal Collective—“The Painters EP”

By Harry Myles, Feature Photo via AXS Nearly a year after the release of 2016’s chaotic Painting With, experimental pop trio Animal Collective are back with a companion piece, The Painters EP. Released on February 17, 2017, The Painters is Animal Collective’s eighth EP and the first since 2013’s Monkey Been to Burn Town. The … Continue reading