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Exclusive: Stream Jérémie & The Delicious Hounds’ New Curated Spotify Playlist

By: Staff – To celebrate the release of Jérémie & The Delicious Hounds’ new single “Stuck in Quarantine (feat. Cityreal & Roman Clarke)”, the emerging Winnipeg-based new-age funk/blues/soul band curated a brand new curated Spotify playlist, which you can stream below. Charles Bradley – “The World (Is Going Up in Flames)” I saw this man and … Continue reading

Exclusive Premiere: Stream ADEQUATE’s New Single “Bike Shorts”

By: Staff – Emerging Lethbridge, Alberta-based power funk band ADEQUATE is back with their new single “Bike Shorts”, which can be streamed exclusively via Aesthetic Magazine below. “‘Bike Shorts’ is a song for the people, appealing to the most universal of commonalities – the hatred of wearing pants,” says lead vocalist Keenan Pezderic. “We set out to … Continue reading

Chicano Batman Share New Track “Pink Elephant”

By: Staff – Chicano Batman have released a new track titled “Pink Elephant,” the second song off their forthcoming album Invisible People (out May 1st via ATO Records). The slinky track is imbued with the sensuous psychedelia that the LA-based synth-funk four-piece has become known for carried by Carlos Arévalo’s steady riff and Eduardo Arenas’ funky bassline … Continue reading

Exclusive Premiere: Watch Ike Kawaguchi’s New Video for “Maybe I Need Your Love”

By: Staff – Emo-funk artist Ike Kawaguchi is back with a new video for his track “Maybe I Need Your Love”, which you can watch exclusively via Aesthetic Magazine below. Reflecting on his romantic trials and tribulations, Ike Kawaguchi’s “Maybe I Need Your Love” is characterized by its highly emotional and introspective vocals and deep, groovy vibe. The … Continue reading

Exclusive Premiere: Watch Schwey’s New Video for “Can’t Stop (The Groove)”

By: Staff – Vancouver-based soul/funk group Schwey have dropped a new video for their brand new single “Can’t Stop (The Groove)”, which you can watch exclusively via Aesthetic Magazine below. Shot throughout their hometown of Vancouver, BC by Lester Lyons-Hookman the video for ‘Can’t Stop (The Groove)’ shows Schwey dancing through the city streets until dawn, introducing their … Continue reading

Charles Bradley, Beloved Soul Singer, Dead At 68

By: Staff – Beloved funk/soul/R&B artist Charles Bradley has died following a battle with stomach cancer. “Always a fighter, Charles battled cancer with everything he had,” a statement read. “Thank you for your prayers during this difficult time. Mr. Bradley was truly grateful for all the love he’s received from his fans and we hope … Continue reading

Photos: Vulfpeck, Joey Dosik @ Phoenix Concert Theatre

Photos by: Nicole De Khors –  Ann Arbor, Michigan-based funk band Vulfpeck, who released their newest album, The Beautiful Game, in 2016, which followed up their 2015 album, Thrill of the Arts, performed at the Phoenix Concert Theatre in Toronto last night with Los Angeles-based R&B/Soul singer-songwriter Joey Dosik, who released his newest EP, Game Winner, on … Continue reading

Sharon Jones Dead at 60

By: Staff –   Grammy-nominated soul-R&B-funk artist Sharon Jones, who was best known as the lead singer of Brooklyn-based band Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings, died last night (Nov. 18th) in Cooperstown, New York of complications from pancreatic cancer at the age of 60. “We are deeply saddened to announce that Sharon Jones has passed away after a heroic … Continue reading

Prince dead at 57

By: Curtis Sindrey – Iconic funk/R&B artist Prince died today at his Minnesota Paisley Park estate, TMZ reports. Prince’s body was discovered at his Paisley Park compound in Minnesota early Thursday morning. The singer, whose full name is Prince Rogers Nelson, suffered a medical emergency on April 15th that forced his private jet to make an emergency landing in Illinois. … Continue reading

Photos: Chromeo, Wave Racer @ Kool Haus

Photos by: Victoria Charko (@Vanilla_Rx) – Montreal-based electro-funk/disco duo Chromeo, who released their fourth album, White Women, on May 12th, 2014 via Last Gang Records, which spawned the singles “Over Your Shoulder”, “Come Alive”, “Jealous (I Ain’t With It)”, and more, performed at Kool Haus in Toronto last night as part of their “Frequent Flyer Tour” … Continue reading

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