Tag: Fantastic Negrito

Tank and The Bangas

Things We Loved at Newport Folk Festival 2018

Just like every other year, picking the highlights of a jam-packed Newport Folk Festival is a difficult task because each performance usually has at least one. Given that the schedule is filled with conflicts, it is nearly impossible to see them all. The four of us – Ben, Darren, Dina, and our latest addition Adam – will attempt to do […]

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Margo Price

Newport Folk Festival 2018 – Day 1 (photo essay)

A photo essay from Newport Folk Festival 2018 – Day 1. This is just one of four parts. The other articles highlighting the wonder of the festival include: Things We Loved at Newport Folk Festival 2018 Day 2 photo essay Day 3 photo essay Photos by: Darren Boucher, Dina MacLeod, and Adam Shanker MORE PHOTOS IN SLIDER

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Newport Folk Festival 2018 – The Full Guide

Newport Folk Festival 2018 – The Full Guide

This year marks the 53rd year of the prestigious Newport Folk Festival (July 27th to 29th), which every music lover must attend at least once in their life. This is easier said than done, of course, because NFF sells out in about 2 minutes when tickets go on sale in late November. The Festival only accommodates 10,000 people around Fort […]

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Weekend Showcase 2.07

Weekend Showcase 2.07

We had an extremely busy week and, as a result, we have our longest mega-playlist of the year. We had the pleasure of sharing three premieres, looked at seven albums, shared six remixes, one great cover song, and 41 new singles. That all adds up to 57 songs on the Weekend Showcase 2.07 edition. Twelve countries are represented: Australia, Brazil, […]

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The Matinee February 24th

The Matinee February 24th

The Matinee February 24th includes 7 eclectic tracks which include indie pop, indie rock, blues rock, synth pop, experimental pop and surf rock.  Artists represent a few different places on the globe including Estonia, The UK, and the USA. Bantug – “Circles” (Nashville, USA) Bantung is Amanda Bantug and she is blazing a path in the indie pop space with […]

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Twitter Tuesday – Fantastic Negrito

Twitter Tuesday – Fantastic Negrito

Fantastic Negrito is following us on twitter. In case you weren’t aware, he won the 2015 NPR Tiny Desk Concert Contest that many indie bands entered. Who is Fantastic Negrito? He was born in Massachusetts but later moved to Oakland, CA at 12 and after learning every instrument he could play at age 20, received a record deal and moved to […]

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