Category Archives: Underrated Genius

Mumford & Sons, Laura Marling & Dharohar Project

This EP was recorded last summer, originally last July,┬ábut I just recently discovered it and am so glad I did. The album is a completely satisfying foray into folk songs of not just the UK (Mumford & Sons) but also … Continue reading

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James Blake Covers Joni Mitchell’s “A Case of You”

James Blake is one of my favourite new artists of 2011. His debut album is smooth, sexy, unconventional and unique. BBC Radio 1 always offers amazing covers by bands and artists but this one is more breathtaking than usual due … Continue reading

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GD&TOP Performances

GD&TOP are still my favourite thing to come out of South Korea. There songs are still getting heavy play and always sound fresh. I would looovveee to hear an english album from them (with Diplo), but with Big Bang coming … Continue reading

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Underrated Genius: Wynter Gordon

As I continue to write this blog, I must catch up on favourites of mine who aren’t releasing new music just yet. Wynter Gordon is one of my favorite artists, with an impressive back catalog for an artist still preparing … Continue reading

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Underrated Genius: Busta Rhymes

Busta Rhymes has never had the critical and commercial praise that other rappers, (Kanye, Jay-Z, Lil Wayne, Eminem, etc) have received. His album’s are hit and miss with his older songs (the days he had dreads) being crazy both lyrically … Continue reading

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Underrated Genius: The xx’s “Islands” cover by Shakira

I don’t listen to Shakira a lot these days, I thought she could do better than Waka Waka and missed the She Wolf, or even the La Tortura, but it seems that this is what Shakira does; a creative, unorthodox, … Continue reading

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