【news】avicii passes on at 28.

It’s with a large amount of sadness that today we’ve learned that the Swedish electronic dance savant Tim Bergling, more famously known as Avicii was found deceased today in Oman.

Avicii was very well known in the EDM community, and had even ranked third on DJ Mag in 2012 and 2013. Best wishes and prayers to those grieving over this huge loss for music today.


【check!】hit bargain / hell is real

I’m feeling a little fierce on this breezy Tuesday afternoon, and Hit Bargain dropped a killer cut full of attitude and frenetic energy.  I am definitely keeping this in rotation!

Heads up for that stupendous “we live our days in comfort” passage and the outro.
What a song!

“Hell is Real” is the third single from Hit Bargain’s debut album “Potential Maximizer”, to be released 2018.05.11. Look forward to it, and pre-order here if you’re about it.


【review/rate】exo-cbx / blooming days

released 2018, SM entertainment.

I will preface this review by saying i’m not really into current korean pop trends and prefer to keep it out of my regular listening, but I’ve always been a big EXO fan.  The second EP from the vocal subunit comprised of members Chen, Baekhyun, and Xiumin (properly named EXO-CBX, though I won’t give them any points for creativity here), is so fantastic and meticulously crafted that I have to give it some attention though. Read More »