Tag Archives: Okayplayer

The Roots + Jimmy Fallon

[clearspring_widget title=”February 5th – Meet The Roots” wid=”4727a250e66f9723″ pid=”498bd847e6faf92e” width=”384″ height=”283″ domain=”widgets.nbc.com”]

For those that don’t know, The Roots have gone into semi-retirement (at least from touring), and their new gig is as house band for Late Night with Jimmy Fallon. Continue reading

Tagged , , , , , ,

Panacea: you need to know them

Panacea is the best group you’ve never heard of. Ever since Ink Is My Drink (which I gave a 95/100 on Okayplayer), I’ve been a huge fan of their spacey and lush soundscapes and emotive storytelling.

Continue reading

Tagged , , , , ,

¡Mayday! – “On 2 Somth’n” (2009)


¡Mayday! caught me off guard back in 2006. I remember watching MTV Jams and seeing this dope video by some unknown rappers with Cee-Lo and DJ Craze.  Then it hit me… “Is that South Beach? Are they from MIAMI?!”

It’s been love ever since.

Continue reading

Tagged , , , ,