Alex Chapman

Exclusive EP Premiere: ‘1001 Nights,’ Ateller

June 1, 2015

“I try to come from a 100 percent musical and zero percent technical place when creating,” Avishai Rozen says.

Soundclouds of the Underground: London Grime Edition

March 5, 2015

When it comes to cool music of the moment, everything seems to go back to London.

Discovery: Rahel

February 27, 2015

There’s something about Rahel’s voice that’s overwhelmingly special.

Soundclouds of the Underground: Sharing is Caring Edition

February 26, 2015

This week we decided to investigate some of our favorite artists’ recent shares to get an idea of what they’re currently listening to—the result? Some damn good finds.

Soundclouds of the Underground: If You’re Remixing This It’s Too Late Edition

February 19, 2015

Here are the best of the best underground edits of Drake’s surprise attack mixtape/album If You’re Reading This It’s Too Late.

Soundclouds of the Underground: Fresh On The Runway Edition

February 12, 2015

It’s that time of year again when fashion fans and influencers flock to places like Lincoln Center and Milk Studios to see the work of their favorite designers in action. Here are three tracks that should be soundtracking this week’s catwalks.

Soundclouds of the Underground: Dance Different Edition

February 5, 2015

So far, 2015 seems to be catalyzing a rise of party starters alternative to the current status quo. Here are three acts that bring a different flavor to the dancefloor.

Soundclouds of the Underground: Tag Team Edition

January 29, 2015

The Internet’s music stars stand tall on their own, but the World Wide Web is all about collaboration—working alongside friends and like-minded creators to build something bigger and better together.

Soundclouds of the Underground: New York Edition

January 22, 2015

While some may prefer California sun and surf rock, this edition of the column focuses on the tracks that perfectly encapsulate the sights, smells, and sounds of New York City.

Soundclouds of the Underground: Femme Fatale Edition

January 15, 2015

In this columnist’s opinion, there is no better sound than that of a female pop vocalist.

Soundclouds of the Underground: Behind the Scenes Edition

January 8, 2015

Behind every great song is a great producer, and behind that great producer is a group of extremely talented people flying under the radar, helping turn the song from an idea into a reality. Here are three such people.

SoundClouds of the Underground: Faces of the Future Edition

December 18, 2014

Three tracks from artists who have made their presence known in the past, but have their sights set on owning 2015.

Discovery: Gianni Lee

December 16, 2014

Philadelphia’s Gianni Lee is a Renaissance man, operating in both the music and fashion worlds with a seamless swag that sets him apart from the heaps of young creatives trying to do the same.

SoundClouds of the Underground: Holiday Party Edition

December 11, 2014

The year is winding down, which means that companies around the world are bringing out champagne and hors d’oeuvres for their respective holiday bashes. When the time is right, plug in the aux cord and blast these songs to impress your co-workers and take things to the next level.

SoundClouds of the Underground: Miami Edition

December 4, 2014

If you’re currently zipping around Miami Beach like much of the art world and beyond, chances are you’re looking for something to fill your ears between art fairs, open bars, and late night parties. Here are three cool, current cuts that will put a little pep in your step as you strut down Collins Avenue.

SoundClouds of the Underground: Winter Edition

November 20, 2014

‘Tis the season to stay inside, but don’t let that stop you from having fun. Here are three tracks with enough heat to remedy that freezing chill.

Exclusive Track Premiere: ‘Activate,’ Govales

November 18, 2014

Govales is one of the newest in a fresh crop of R&B artists who are creating their own renaissance, taking established sound and obscuring it, improving it, and effectively carrying it into the future.

Soundclouds of the Underground: Pump Up Edition

November 13, 2014

Three tracks that will pump you up no matter what lies ahead.

Exclusive Track Premiere: â??Erk,â?? Gobby

November 11, 2014

“My computer broke,” laments multi-talented artist Gobby. “But it’s good, I think I was doing too much. I’ve been drawing more now—I’ve been focusing on comics.”

Soundclouds of the Underground: Dance Party from the Future Edition

November 6, 2014

Club music culture is changing.