Author archive for Martin

  • Angel Haze’s #30 Gold Series

    By Martin on October 28, 2013
    Angel Haze, one of the fiercest lyricists to ravage the rap game in recent years, is all over the online media sphere hyping her debut album Dirty Gold. So far, she has released the single “Echelon (It’s my Way”) and introduced live another track “No Bueno” a couple months back. The long-awaited commercial debut is scheduled for release this January […]
  • Gary Clark Jr. @ The Commodore Ballroom [Show Review]

    By Martin on October 20, 2013
    “Oooohhhh…BABY!” In the midst of losing ourselves to the soul-scorching sounds of Gary Clark Jr. and his band, the man who hollered these words broke the numbing silence of a speechless audience. People began cracking up or echoing their approval, and it was clear that he had spoken for everyone. For the greater part of an hour we had been […]
  • A-Slim – The Progression [Mixtape Review]

    By Martin on October 9, 2013
    You may remember our Lace the Beat contest winner Austin “A-Slim” Monahan, who tore up our contributory Teddy Roxpin beat like it was child’s play. In March he dropped his debut mini-project Consistent, only to quickly follow up with his latest mixtape The Progression on September 24th. After spending a summer in the lab concocting new tricks up his sleeve, […]
  • Henry Krinkle, Ryan Hemsworth & Cyril Hahn at Celebrities Nightclub [Show Review]

    By Martin on September 28, 2013
    If you attend FVDED, never expect your average night out on the town. The music showcased will blow you (and your ears) away, the drinks served will make you more wobbly than a rocking sailboat, and the vibrant, diverse crowd will cheer you up even in the depths of listening to Drake’s new album. This past Wednesday, Metrojolt writers Adam […]
  • Babyshambles – Picture Me in a Hospital

    By Martin on August 16, 2013
    Anyone who is a fan of Pete Doherty and wants to see him succeed goes through the same rounds of frustration as passionate sports fans who root for respected teams that never win championships. Needless to say it has been a tumultuous road for the frontman for Babyshambles, the rock’n’roller who always seemed to be in jail, court, rehab or […]