Although she calls it ‘a violist’s Book of Job,’ founding and leading the Momenta Quartet is a longtime labor of love for Stephanie Griffin, as she tells us in Music for Writers.
“I call you my lover, you call me your friend.”
East coast hip hop vibes with splashes of something all his own, Raycizm has created an album (Raised by T.V.) that’s both nostalgic and the kind of music you want to blast while driving with all windows down.
“Just say you feel the way that I feel / I’m feeling sexual, so we should be sexual.”
We all have those nights when all we want to do is curl up with a glass of Merlot and sob our sad lil’ eyes out. And why shouldn’t we? You cry it out, hon. You cry it out.
Sensual, alternative r&b, stuff that is kind of haunting and also makes you want to find someone you dig and make out until your lips are sore.
“So I think I’d say, be as non-conformist as possible.”
Down beats. Up beats. Even feels.
“I like my love with a budget, I like my hugs with a scent / You smell like, light, gas, water, electricity, rent”
Stop what you’re doing right now. Seriously. Turn off Netflix. Step away from Monica, Chandler, Joey, and the whole gang for a hot second.