Tag Archives: Moses Sumney

solange-a-seat-at-the-table-book-1475087745-compressed

Solange, Moses Sumney, & More To Take Stage During Boston Calling Festival

Festival season is in full swing and I couldn’t be more proud of my little city for making this year’s Boston Calling one for the books. Changing it’s location from City Hall Plaza to Harvard University’s Athletic Complex, the lineup boasts Chance The Rapper, Tool and Mumford & Sons as headliners. The three-day event will also…

Read More
Posted in Music News, News | Also tagged , , , , | Comments closed
festannouncementwlegend

The 23rd Annual ESSENCE Festival Lineup Has Been Announced

ESSENCE has officially announced their star-studded lineup for the 23rd Annual ESSENCE Festival and its headliners include Diana Ross, Mary J. Blige and our very own Solange! “This year’s Festival lineup puts women at the forefront of an incredible weekend of entertainment featuring more than 40 of the world’s most gifted artists and performers,” said…

Read More
Posted in Art & Culture, News | Also tagged , , , , , , , , | Comments closed
Moses_2035

Moses Sumney Releases Hauntingly Beautiful “Lamentations” EP

Moses Sumney is back as promised with a gorgeously rich new project, Lamentations. The EP speaks for the lonely, the gospel-inspired R&B lover, with a cathedral-like fullness in vocal execution and sonic richness. The highly notable single “Lonely World,” featuring bassist Thundercat, is named best new track by Pitchfork for it’s perfectly crafted exemplification of the ecstasy of…

Read More
Posted in Music News, News | Tagged | Comments closed
Moses_2035

Moses Sumney Announces ‘Lamentations’ EP & Tour Alongside James Blake

After recently releasing a visual for his engaging single “Worth It,” the gifted Moses Sumney has announced an all new EP. The project, entitled Lamentations, is set to release on September 30th, but that is not all Sumney had to share. The soulful crooner will join James Blake and Vince Staples on a 21-city tour with…

Read More
Posted in Music News, News | Also tagged , | Comments closed
img_4800.jpg

Watch Moses Sumney’s Engaging Video For New Single “Worth It”

It’s been some time, but the always pleasing Moses Sumney is back. Today the singer-songwriter debuts an aesthetically pleasing visual for his self-released single “Worth It” starring Martha Nichols. The Allie Avital-directed video opens with Sumney appearing from the darkness. Each motion is obviously strategic to the drum knocks within the song while Sumney’s unique falsetto accompany each stroke across a…

Read More
Posted in Music News, News | Also tagged , , , | Comments closed
dev-hynes-sexuality

Dev Hynes Unveils Tracklist for ‘Freetown Sound’

Earlier this month we shared the Blood Orange album artwork in lieu of Dev Hynes’ announcement for upcoming album Freetown Sound, and now he’s debuted the track list DIY style. Yesterday, Hynes posted the 17-track lineup via Instagram captioning, “BLOOD ORANGE FREETOWN SOUND JULY 1st.” With notes scribbled and a few names mentioned (Possible Empress Of and…

Read More
Posted in Music News, News | Also tagged , , , , , , | Comments closed
Moses_2035

Audio: Moses Sumney, “Everlasting Sigh”

Innovative soul-folk singer Moses Sumney seems to take on each song like it’s an independent project. He meticulously masters new techniques and elements to produce a rich and heart-warming dose of sound every time. Just as spring continues to creep around the corner, as the days get longer, and the sun heats us up, Sumney’s newest…

Read More
Posted in Music | Also tagged , | Comments closed
saint heron 1

#TBT: Saint Heron Holds Intimate Wine & Grind Dinner in Los Angeles

A night full of food for thought, food for the soul, and food for fellowship. This was the mantra embedded for a night to remember during our special Wine & Grind Dinner in sunny Los Angeles on February 21st. Tucked into an alluring, intimate venue in Mid City with an accompanying hidden garden, the Saint…

Read More
Posted in Event, Featured, What's Pop'n | Also tagged , | Comments closed
Moses_20891

Moses Sumney Debuts B-Side To “Seeds” With Tranquil Single “Pleas”

While Moses Sumney debuted his glorious, tranquil number “Seeds” back in May, the gifted crooner has resurfaced with the B-side entitled “Pleas.” With sweet melodies and lo-fi acoustic guitar riffs, this number is both harmonizing and breathtaking to say the least. Gently crooning and changing keys and chords, Moses warmly brings us a breath of…

Read More
Posted in Music News, News | Also tagged , | Comments closed
2015Solange_01_ddg_240815

Watch Solange, Dev Hynes, King, Moses Sumney rehearse “To Be Young Gifted and Black” cover

Solange, Dev Hynes, KING, and Moses Sumney. This group of celestial soul artists rehearse the Nina Simone original, Donny Hathaway version of “To be young gifted and black” for Solange’s FYF fest performance. A truly angelic and moving spirit is captured here as they vibe and sing together to this tune, that rings a much…

Read More
Posted in Featured, Video | Also tagged , , , , | Comments closed
Moses_2102

Moses Sumney’s New Track Is Soulful Gloriousness

Moses Sumney may be currently on tour supporting Sufjan Stevens, but that doesn’t mean he won’t find time to share new tunes. Lifted from his new forthcoming  7″ release via Terrible Records, “Seeds” embodies Moses’ signature tranquil, acoustic vocals that progress to organic, soulful gloriousness. Guitar rips and an airy, feather-light falsetto makes this number…

Read More
Posted in Music News, News | Also tagged | Comments closed
Moses_20891

Erykah Badu, Moses Sumney & Grace Jones To Perform At KCW’S World Festival

Los Angeles Philharmonic Association will kickoff their World Festival for its 17th season on June 21. Each Sunday, an eclectic selection of artists will hit the Hollywood Bowl for a night of live vibes. Performances include Neo-soul queen Erykah Badu and musical phenom Moses Sumney, which will take place August 30. On the following month,…

Read More
Posted in Music News, News | Also tagged , , | Comments closed