Jamaican sounds have been the template for musical experimentation the world over for decades. From The Clash incorporating dub to the West Indian-inflected vocals early dubstep to Fade to Mind’s deconstructed dancehall, Jamaica has been the muse for countless artists seeking to bend the envelope. But with Kingston-based production crew Equiknoxx, we’re hearing Jamaican musicians… Read More »
reactid=”117″> NBA superstar Dwyane Wade and Grammy-winning artist Chance the Rapper have teamed up to produce a documentary about high school basketball in Chicago. The documentary is called Shot in the Dark and it will feature players on the Orr Academy High School basketball team. The film chronicles the team’s success on the court and… Read More »
Chance the Rapper caused a bit talk on the Internet this week when he tweeted that he wanted to hang out with Drake. The Chi-Town artist went on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon to explain his sentiments. He even described his love for Eminem as well, who’ll be appearing with Chance on an upcoming… Read More »
Here’s the latest poster from Disney’s “A Wrinkle in Time,” and be sure to tune in to the “American Music Awards” this Sunday, 8/7c on ABC to see the brand new trailer. Directed by visionary Ava DuVernay, Disney’s “A Wrinkle in Time,” is an epic adventure based on Madeleine L’Engle’s timeless classic which takes audiences… Read More »
Father’s Day is something to be celebrated everyday if you’re a dad looking after your little one. Singer Dave Love sets the bar high when he gifts his son with a special song for his enjoyment. Check out the heartwarming moment below.
The rock legend had been suffering from dementia. Malcolm Young, AC/DC guitarist and co-founder, has died aged 64. A statement posted by the band today (November 18) said: “Malcolm had been suffering from dementia for several years and passed away peacefully with his family by his bedside.” It continued: “Renowned for his musical prowess Malcolm… Read More »
Recent New Age-challenging releases from Yamaneko and Deadboy under the moniker JV Lightbody has FACT’s John Twells asking, If all music can be so easily tuned out in this multi-screen era, what purpose does music that’s actually intend to be “ambient” actually serve? How ten do you actually get to sit down and actively pay… Read More »
Whether you just need a fun stocking filler or a feature-packed drum machine, picking out the right present for a musician or producer can be difficult. In this list, FACT gives all the gift advice you’ll need to score a hit this holiday season. Coming up with gift ideas is never easy, but it can… Read More »