Category Archives for "Music"

Music is the oldest, dearest, most universal human language. #IndiesUnite loves nothing more than quality music (of every genre), so you can trust our picks.

OutKast – When You Mix Talent, R&B, Hip Hop, & Humor

I used to cross paths with these guys in Atlanta before they blew up into superstars. I remember them coming back from Jamaica and changing their style. Adre and Big Boi’s appearance and music became looser, playful and more psychedelic, and roots-oriented than their first album. Their popularity skyrocketed. 

Continue to check out some of the best OutKast videos/songs.

Pat Metheny – My Favorite Jazz Guitarist

A friend introduced me to Pat Metheny while we were attending the University of Oklahoma. I had already been to my share of concerts and seen some great guitarists. The elite few–Jeff Beck, Jimmy Page, George Harrison–made their guitar talk and sing. Pat Metheny is such a guitarist, which is why he ranks as my favorite Jazzy guitarists. 

Lucy Pearl – You (feat. Q-Tip & Snoop Dogg)

Lucy Pearl is a band that made a giant splash and left us wanting more. One of my all-time favorite bands, I can only imagine what the group might have been had D’Angelo participated as expected, or had his replacement, Dawn Robinson (En Vogue) not quit. 

Songs like this one will forever leave us wondering what if–

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