Now that the year’s over, it’s time to go over a list of the 10 best covers to emerge from the various corners of the music world over the past 12 months. I mean, it’s time for a lot of things, many of which are more important, per se, and say a lot more about … More »
Jamila Woods is a talented musician in her own right, but she’s also a voracious music fan just like the rest of us. She interpolated the Cure, Incubus, and Paula Cole on her debut album HEAVN, and during her recent shows, as Consequence Of Sound points out, she’s been she’s been performing … More »
You wouldn’t necessarily think to put Chicago garage-rockers NE-HI and the soulful, Chance The Rapper-associated singer Jamila Woods together. But luckily, you don’t have to think of it, because they already did: The two Chicago artists have teamed up to rework “The Times I’m Not There,” a track from NE-HI’s first album, with all parts … More »
It’s a Closed Sessions family affair on “Love Above,” the new single from producer oddCouple, who pairs up with Kweku Collins and Jamilia Woods. Yeah, the team is strong and the bench is deep. They show there’s power in numbers with this new single from odd’s forthcoming debut, Liberation, dropping next Friday, November 11th.
The album also features Qari, Joey Purp, GLC, Kelechi and WebsterX. The track list is below, and it’s shaping up to be another W for the local label. Preorder it right here.
Young Chicagoland talents Jamila Woods and Kweku Collins both cracked our list of 2016’s best new artists today, and they’ve teamed up on a new track from oddCouple. “Love Above” is from the Chicago-via-Milwaukee producer’s sophomore album Liberation, a project that makes good use of the Windy City’s new wave. Check out “Love Above” … More »
We listen to a lot of music here at Stereogum — it’s sort of our job! — and every year, we attempt to codify all of that listening through lists that take stock of what’s kept us engaged throughout. There are still a few weeks until the hectic year-end list season descends, but we’ve made … More »