Month: May 2017

Primavera Sound [Festival Preview]

Primavera Sound [Festival Preview]

In just a few days, some of the LAFV team will be out in Barcelona for Primavera Sound festival 2017. And we cannot wait. Primavera Sound has always been synonymous with Rock and Indie music, and this year is no exception. However, amongst the Van […]

Top 5, Top 5, Top 5… (Week 8)

Top 5, Top 5, Top 5… (Week 8)

A look at our top 5 latest songs of the past week plus a couple of extras because 5 wasn’t enough with the volume of this week’s releases. Let us know what you think in the comments. No playlist this week as the sources are kind […]

Frank Ocean Cancels His Set At Primavera Sound Festival

Frank Ocean Cancels His Set At Primavera Sound Festival

Disappointment is an understatement for us! Apparently this is due to ‘production delays’. What is he producing???? Frank Ocean cancels his performance at Primavera Sound / Frank Ocean cancela su presencia en Primavera Sound https://t.co/OgftDQXTpN — Primavera Sound (@Primavera_Sound) May 27, 2017

Vacations – More Love (EP)

Vacations – More Love (EP)

On last night’s 44th episode of OVO Sound Radio, Oliver kicked off with Vacations an EP bringing together Sade and Drake entitled ‘More Love’ on a series of mash ups. The 5-track playlist produces tracks titled: ‘Can’t Cherish Everything’ (Can’t Have Everything + Cherish The […]

TBT: Tupac Shakur – Do For Love feat. Eric Williams (of Blackstreet)

TBT: Tupac Shakur – Do For Love feat. Eric Williams (of Blackstreet)

First things first. Tupac is one of the greatest rap artists to ever pick up a microphone. Polarising and controversial all-in-one, Mr. Shakur was one of the most transcendent stars hip-hop and, more broadly speaking, music in general. With natural charisma, an infectious personality and […]

Kendrick Lamar To Appear On Future’s “Mask Off” Remix

Kendrick Lamar To Appear On Future’s “Mask Off” Remix

Shortly after Future hinted at a TDE collab on Twitter early this morning, DJ Envy of Power 105’s The Breakfast Club previewed Kendrick’s verse from the remix on Instagram, sneak peak below.

21 Savage ft. Young Thug and Drake – Issa

21 Savage ft. Young Thug and Drake – Issa

What’s that? – It’s a bird…. It’s a plane… It’s Superman. No. ‘Issa’ new 21 Savage song featuring Young Thug and Drake, have a listen below for a better quality leak.

Remember Spooky Black? – Black Silk [Album Review]

Remember Spooky Black? – Black Silk [Album Review]

File next to: King Krule (6 Feet Beneath The Moon) and James Blake (self-titled) Genre: Alternative R&B, lo-fi, soul LAFV Verdict: 8.5/10, ‘Cult Classic’ In a month where the term ‘classic album’ has been debated, we felt it was a timely opportunity to review Spooky […]