VIDEO PREMIERE: “LOVER PLEASE” by THE MAYTAGS

Thanks to modern-day inventions like Valentine’s Day, the Hallmark channel, and Lifetime movies, we’ve been programmed to think there’s something wrong in our love lives if we’re aren’t always swooning, filled with butterflies, and brimming with lust.  We forget that love is a choice and a lot of times, it ain’t pretty. Des Moines-based outfit…

ALBUM REVEW: “THE GUMPTION” by TANIKA CHARLES

Remember when you were in school and you had a crush on someone? You found yourself exhilarated whenever you were in the presence of that person. Well, crushes don’t have to be of the romantic variety. Musical crushes are a real thing, and with her new album The Gumption, Toronto-based R&B artist Tanika Charles just…

“COMPANY OF THIEVES” – NEW VIDEO from GEORGIE

“Did I come to your flat with a sign on my back saying ‘screw me over’?” snarls British artist Georgie, in her 60s-tinged debut single, “Company Of Thieves.” The recently-released video features our heroine roaming a city’s night time streets like a badass as conflict ensues around her. Nothing fazes Georgie. Over the last decade, the…