2 months ago | R&B
I meet Duckwrth — born Jared Lee and no relation to Kendrick Lamar, whose last name is Duckworth — at his home, a sun-worn, Victorian-style cottage in South Central. Walking in, I see stacks of clothes all over his living room. He is arranging T-s...
2 months ago | Hip-Hop
Alejandro Ocana, better known as 2Mex, can joke about smuggling weed in his artificial leg now. But surviving the amputation was a harrowing ordeal.
6 months ago | Jazz
Hear the premiere of a brand-new song, "Fruitless Trees," produced by Chicano Batman's Eduardo Arenas.
6 months ago | R&B
After moving to L.A. and finding herself isolated, the singer-songwriter wondered, "If I am in this weird-ass apartment by myself, who is this person?" The answer to that question became her debut album, "Reflections in Real Time."
11 months ago | Reggae
“I had no idea I was going to get into music," says reggae/soul singer J Boog. "I thought I was going to work at the oil refinery my whole life, drinking every damn weekend, living check to check, hanging out with my Tongan homies, doing some musi...
1 year ago | EDM
“I’m letting you take a picture of me naked and showing the world.” That's what globetrotting DJ Steve Aoki told Justin Krook when he agreed to be the subject of the filmmaker's latest documentary, I'll Sleep When I'm Dead, which was released in m...