• Wrapping Up 2018 With Jon1st: BnC (Mega)Mix 036

    December 18, 2018 Peter Merritt

    Jon1st is what some might refer to as a “DJ’s DJ.” He exists in that oh-so-rare middle ground between technical proficiency, phenomenal taste, musicality, subtlety, and flow that eludes so many DJ’s who fall into the “turntablist” category. His appreciation for unique sounds and equally unique approaches to performing and sharing those sounds creates the…

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  • Lafa Taylor – Not One Thing Video and Interview

    August 18, 2015 zac

    Last year rapper/producer Lafa Taylor put out his first LP since 2006, “Not One Thing”. Today Lafa has put out the music video for the title track of this album. Co-Directed by Kyrian Bobeerian of the Fungineers and Lafa himself, this colorful video discusses how people don’t easily fit into a specific stereotypes just because…

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  • Artist Interview: G Jones

    October 3, 2014 Ben

    G Jones is known for being hard to pigeonhole. It’s definitely electronic music at its finest and it makes us dance, but to call it EDM or dubstep or trap misses the intricacy and variety found within his sets.  I’ve always referred to his music as minimalist triangulated purple bass because of this exact quandary…

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  • Foreverland artwork by Android Jones

    Foreverland Profiles: Interviews with CloZee and Reuben Smith

    September 15, 2014 zac

    It has been said, “It takes a village to raise a child”. What does it take to birth a new event like Foreverland? Lots of passionate and talented people of course! Continuing with the festival’s theme of duality, I talked to two people who will play very different roles in making the magic happen. CloZee has traveled all the way…

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  • Lindsay Lowend Interview: Northern Nights 2014

    July 28, 2014 zac

    Northern Nights 2014 had an impressive lineup that featured eclectic sounds from across the country. One of the acts I was most excited to catch was DC based Tony Mendez who performs as Lindsay Lowend. He has a very distinct style of melody driven, video game inspired, feel-good music that is perfect for that summer…

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  • BnC Exclusive + Interview: Destiny’s Child- Say My Name (Urple Eeple Microwave Remix)

    March 28, 2014 zac

    Peter Farr is the man behind the sexy aquatic glitch sounds of Urple Eeple. He has recently given fans a peak into daily, hour-long studio sessions through his Microwave Beats Project. These clips will be crowdsourced to determine which should be developed into complete tracks. His venture into remixing Destiny’s Child‘s Say My Name really caught our attention and we…

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  • LAXX Interview – Delving Into The Weird

    February 13, 2014 Ben

    LAXX has just released his mental Step One EP on dubstep powerhouse Never Say Die Records. Somewhere between dubstep and trap, LAXX describes his sound as “twitch”,which perfectly describes the screw-faced convulsions that overcome the dancefloor when his tunes are dropped. I had the chance to pick LAXX’s brain recently regarding the method to his madness,…

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