Charm Taylor, The Road Within EP

Review: Charm Taylor Takes Listeners On Quite A Trip On ‘The Road Within EP’ 


Charm Taylor • The Road Within (EP) • Release Date: May 5, 2015 First impressions are unalterable. Once the tone has been set, changing perceptions is a truly arduous task. When dropping an album, if the impression given off by the artist is iffy, it could determine the state of the said artist’s career. On her debut solo EP The Road Within, Charm Taylor ensures … Continue reading Review: Charm Taylor Takes Listeners On Quite A Trip On ‘The Road Within EP’ 

Kelis, Food © Ninja Tune

Review: Kelis, ‘Food’


While there is little food to physical eat, Kelis’ sixth studio album makes you hungry for more Kelis • Food • Ninja Tune • US Release Date: April 22, 2014 It’s not easy to be an oddball. Maybe oddball has a negative connotation, but personally, being somewhat of an oddity myself, I take it as a compliment. It means that you don’t conform like so … Continue reading Review: Kelis, ‘Food’

Review: SZA, ‘Z’


  SZA leaves a superb first impression on her full-length debut album Z SZA • Z • Top Dawg Entertainment • US Release Date: April 8, 2014 For many up and coming R&B artists, alternative R&B seems to be a sound choice for establishing artistry. With R&B going through an identity crisis (not unlike other genres to be fair), the more eclectic-based alt-R&B style allows … Continue reading Review: SZA, ‘Z’

Review: M&O, ‘Almost Us’


M&O isn’t a household name, but perhaps the duo should be M&O • Almost Us • US Release Date: April 3, 2014 In an age where many of us music listeners are searching for the next ‘big-thing’ – aka the next breakout artist/band – too often WE think ‘too big’ and end up missing out on a treat that wasn’t so far-fetched to discover. There … Continue reading Review: M&O, ‘Almost Us’