Your New Monday Motivation: The Daps and Pounds Show

Monday morning approaches with the overwhelming burden of a new week’s responsibilities. While Mondays may bring the blues, it also brings new episodes of the “Daps and Pounds” podcast. The show’s hosts, Malcolm Groves “Malcy” and Zach Doebler “Doby” provide tasteful banter and discussion of music and pop culture. The podcast reviews weekly new music along with sports and entertainment news, as well as commentary … Continue reading Your New Monday Motivation: The Daps and Pounds Show

Ye or Nay

Six days have passed since the release of Kanye’s Wyoming-based album, Ye. Being a GOOD Music fan, a Summer filled with album releases kicked off by Pusha T’s Daytona sounds like the perfect compilation. After listening to the seven tracks, chewing it over for the past few days, I reluctantly must spit it out. While an abrupt release is no surprise from Yeezy, the album … Continue reading Ye or Nay

FYI: If You Aren’t Listening To The Bleachers, You Should Be

Now I know I’m late to the party here, but have you listened to “Gone Now” by The Bleachers? Jack Antonoff’s sophomore project is an eclectic blend of difficult, yet relatable life issues and the feel good beat of contemporary pop. We know Antonoff from the widely popular “We Are Young” single by Fun, but “Gone Now” shows the true artistic ability he possesses not … Continue reading FYI: If You Aren’t Listening To The Bleachers, You Should Be

Country Music & Streaming Blending Together

The nostalgic days of going to a store, buying a CD, and listening to an artist only to realize you like one song on the entire album are over. Today, music streaming dominates how Americans listen to music. While fans still support their favorite artists by purchasing albums, streaming services give consumers access to complete albums and playlists, as well as singles.  Even though all … Continue reading Country Music & Streaming Blending Together

Nicki Minaj & Cardi B: “MotorSport” Power Collab

Nicki Minaj and Cardi B recently teamed up on Migos’ “MotorSport” and whether you’re fan of any of these artists, the idea that two highly successful female rappers can come together on the same track is impressive and rare. Within the hip hop industry, there have been speculations that Nicki Minaj and Cardi B have quietly garnered beef for one another. Nicki Minaj has monopolized … Continue reading Nicki Minaj & Cardi B: “MotorSport” Power Collab