It's rare to find an artist who can skillfully navigate creating an entire album from scratch, but Spectre is the kind of artist to do just that. From the production, to songwriting, to the catchy vocals and masterful mixing/mastering, Totality is undeniably Spectre's most complete work to date and it's clear that he is more... Continue Reading →
The nondescript building Bright Future Media is housed in didn’t immediately encapsulate the energy that could be found within its walls, but the newly minted studio proved to be an incubator for upcoming talent on Saturday night. The occasion that brought together this wealth of influential individuals was the listening party for the Black Sands... Continue Reading →
The hip hop community has been reeling with the tragic death of Juice WRLD, who sadly passed away at Chicago's Midway Airport at age 21, and the Mile High City is already coming through with pieces of art that remember the hugely popular artist. Kent Washington and Sysco Yola have come together for RIP JUICE... Continue Reading →
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A5d-oJ-9QQE&feature=youtu.be If you're looking for a smooth, jazzy, late night jam then look no further than Wes Dawg's Cadillac Swang. With a vibe that sounds like some classic Curren$y, this is the perfect song to ride around the city bumping and proves that Wes Dawg has some serious skill. Showing off his smooth flow and... Continue Reading →
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zxXyDsQJdu0&feature=youtu.be DNA Picasso has been making some serious heat for the past few months and Trouble is another dope song from the Denver MC. Coming in at just under 2 minutes, Picasso shows that sometimes less is more and he doesn't waste a second as he raps with authority over the hard hitting, catchy production.... Continue Reading →
Putting out music deliberately and making sure it's high quality is an important yet often overlooked aspect of being an artist. Kent Washington doesn't have this problem whatsoever and his latest tape Year of the Pisces is a shining example of his impressive music. From hard hitting bangers such as Chubby Kobe, Hoody Melo to... Continue Reading →
The Juneteenth Music Festival has been a great event for a long time in Denver and this year Ramond had the opportunity to put together an entire EP featuring some the artists who performed at the festival. Consisting of five tracks, this EP is short but full of smooth, high quality music that is easy... Continue Reading →
Sometimes fate just has a way of bringing things together. The new Denver/Dallas R&B supergroup ARTARI can at least partially thank the stars for their creation, and their debut track Complicated is the product of both circumstance and hard work.
If there's one thing you can be certain of when tuning into a nofacevalue project, it's that you'll hear something like nothing else you've ever listened to before. 22 BIRDS may only be 4 songs (and under 10 minutes total), but there is plenty of unique music to dissect along the way. The Colorado artist brings his signature high pitched vocals to all 4 tracks, employing distinctive flows and mixing techniques throughout, clearly leaving his mark on every second of the tape. The production matches nofacevalue's dynamic presence and adds to the atmosphere. Listen to all of 22 BIRDS below.