Video: Wes Period – “Champagne Champion”

June 3, 2015 No comments yet

WHO I WAS BEFORE IS NOT ME ANYMORE 24 year-old Wes Period has infiltrated the blogosphere with his brand of infectious, West Coast-drenched rap. His latest “Champagne Champion” produced by Lovelife induces pure revelry as his verse floods a bubbling baseline, churning and fizzing until the whole thing froths over at that call-to-party chorus that begs you over to […]

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Stream: GHOST LOFT – Chocolate Haze EP

June 2, 2015 No comments yet

 MAKE ME FEEL COMPLETE LA’s Danny Choi aka Ghost Loft has long made his sonic imprint on the pages of MJF through his own work along with remixes of the black and white hoodlums of The Neighbourhood, the infectious debut single of Ryn Weaver, the twinkling indie of Little Daylight and the dark, sultry mind of Janine And the Mixtape. […]

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Stream: Rivver – “Am I Ok” (feat. Milk & Bone)

May 29, 2015 No comments yet

  AM I SPECIAL Canada is constantly cooking sweet things up north and François Bélanger aka electronic producer Rivver’s collaboration with Milk & Bone easily melts into the syrupy, molten crockpot of sweetness. “Am I OK” sees Rivver lnding sumptuous backbeats of sun-sucking twilights and candlelit affairs before setting the whole thing on fire with tingle-to-the-touch synths and […]

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Video: ASTR – “Activate Me” (Darkchild Mix)

May 28, 2015 No comments yet

I’VE BEEN WAITING FOR YOU I’ve been waiting for you new ASTR. Arriving like a shot of electric current straight to the bloodstream, “Activate Me” wires its circuits straight to the heart, shooting spurned signals and relentless 90’s bass more N*sync than Justin’s old school bleached locks until your body’s forced to comply. Not to mention the fact that ASTR […]

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Video: Aquilo – “Calling Me”

May 27, 2015 No comments yet

THIS IS ALL I NEED There are few acts I love as much as Aquilo right now. With a penchant for emotionally fragile lyrics and soft-spoken melodies, they perpetually hit the sensitive sweet spot. With their latest release “Calling Me” taken from their forthcoming EP of the same name, Aquilo dive deeper down that tender yet tempestuous […]

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Stream: Jay IDK – “The Plug”

May 24, 2015 No comments yet

There’s something irresistibly catchy about Jay IDK’s “The Plug”. When I first ran into Jay IDK’s music at a live show, he brought intensely present energy. I’m happy to find some of that same energy in his recordings. “The Plug” also puts his acronym, IDK (Ignorantly Delivering Knowledge), in context – he delivers thoughtfully woven […]

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