Mr. Moist Presents: One person music group because aglets on fire

This Kid I Know: Hansen

hello Hansen!! how r u lmao, miss u

don’t remember the first time we met, but I know that as usual, my first impression of you was way off.

I thought you were just another short Asian boy that I’d meet during my time here, but your humor and demeanor really set you apart, ASBestie.

We were in the middle of studying for finals during Winter Quarter and you came up to me in Norris and we talked about classes and study music and then you showed me this song.  Continue reading

Move Like: Bad Royale’s new EP

Mr. Moist Presents: Heatstroke

Thundercat’s The Beyond / Where the Giants Roam

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If you liked the funkadelic elements of Kendrick Lamar’s To Pimp a Butterfly and Flying Lotus’s Cosmogramma and You’re Dead!, you’ll love Stephen Bruner’s AKA Thundercat’s newest mini album, The Beyond / Where the Giants Roam, featuring keyboard contributions by jazz legend Herbie Hancock and production from FlyLo himself.

Following his two previous albums, The Golden Age of Apocalypse (2011) and Apocalypse (2013), The Beyond / Where the Giants Roam, released Monday, is a collection of songs that brings aspects of jazz fusion, psychedelics and more to the table.

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Dear Chicago…

Toro Y Moi is in the “room for 1zone”

Less than two months ago, Toro Y Moi released his latest album, What For?

He ventures away from his funky, psychedelic music and confidently dips his toes into a slow trap beat in his new song, “room for 1zone” (or “room-for-one zone”). Continue reading

Mr. Moist Presents: We Outchea

What to expect from Never Stationary this summer // MY WRITING GOALS

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Hi everyone! My summer break just started, which means I have much more free time to focus on my blog!

Finals are over, and I am in fact back in Atlanta for most of the summer! Here’s what you can expect from me in the next few weeks/months: Continue reading

An open letter to my first year of college + PLAYLIST