By Eliot Van Buskirk of Evolver.fm. Music-sharing site This Is My Jam – whose founders call it “slow music” because in contrast to the way many music apps encourage the sharing of everything, it only lets you post a single jam at any given time — launched a new feature this week designed to help users find more people to follow. Show More Summary
If this weren’t sheer, I would be all over it: If This Weren’t Sheer, by the way, is the name of the soulful album of slow jams I plan to release next year, based on the experience of covering 2013?s red carpets. You’ll love such hot tracks as “WORDS,” “Why? and “WTF?!?” as well as Read More...
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Someone at Century 21 has lost their damn mind. And I like it. Digging deep to find a holiday event that isn’t already celebrated through song, the real estate company (for some reason) put together the above psychedelic, ADHD-ish tribute to the most lethargic of Thanksgiving traditions: the annual turkey-fueled coma.
Century 21 and its agency, Mullen, have been doing some offbeat stuff together lately—pretending to sell Walter White's house on Craigslist; urging Twitter's mascot to upgrade to a bigger birdhouse after the company's IPO. But this new...Show More Summary
Justin Bieber set more than a few fans’ hearts aflutter with “PYD,” his sexy, R&B slow jam featuring R. Kelly. The original artwork for the single was a tad basic however. Now, the 19-year-old seems to have decided showing some skin in an alternate cover couldn’t hurt the numbers. Show More Summary
On Tuesday, R. Kelly proved once and for all that he can improvise a sexy, high-concept slow jam out of just about any situation. Rolling Stone gave him four random phrases, and he whipped up baby-making R&B crooners based on concepts...Show More Summary
If you’ve ever been to an R. Kelly show, you probably know he can improvise a sexy, funny slow jam out of just about any situation. When I saw him in Chicago over the summer, he made a whole song out of the fact that he needed a towel (sample lyric: “Can I get a towel?/ To wipe my face”), and he got the whole crowd to sing along. Show More Summary
Seattle legends Pearl Jam made their first visit to Dallas in a decade last Friday, playing the American Airlines Center and showed no signs that the band plans on slowing down their live set. [ more › ]
Young Jeezy Goes On Rant Against Def Jam Young Jeezy is fed up. Jizzle has been working on his newest album for years now, but apparently the good folks at Def Jam are slowing their roll a little bit too
We see you Jordin! Ms. Sparks is definitely getting her grown and sexy on with her latest jam, “11:11 (Wish)” which dropped appropriately enough, on Monday 11/11. Check it out below: What did you think? The song was written by
These slow jams made the ’90s a helluva decade (and a baby-making one too)…
It couldn't be any easier to slide R. Kelly (and Pharrell!) into Bruno Mars's already-sexy slow jam "Gorilla." We've all heard "The Zoo" — Kells is no stranger to flora-and-fauna-based innuendo. And to making gorilla noises sound beautiful.... More »
It is a thing for games which feature big guns and explosions to have at least one trailer that pairs the imagery with a slow jam. We have just that in this latest video for Mercenary Kings, currently available in Steam Early AccessShow More Summary
photos by Dana (distortion) Yavin, Soundwave photos by Caitlyn Ridenour Preservation Hall Jazz Band & Desaparecidos @ Voodoo Fest Day 1 - 11/1/13 "The Friday Voodoo line-ups are usually pretty slow, so I came into City Park expecting to have...
In 2007, mathematicians from the University of Exeter showed that the freeway traffic jams that appear to occur for no reason are actually the result of a "backward traveling wave" initiated when a driver slows below a critical speed. Show More Summary
Justin Bieber released a new song called "Recovery" this week, as a part of his ongoing Music Mondays series. The 19-year-old singer took to Twitter to discuss the slow jam, writing that it was "one of the most important songs to meShow More Summary
Tank, the multi talented US R&B singer, songwriter and producer recently hit UK soil for the Kings Of R&B tour. Having performed alongside fellow slow jam hit makers Joe, 112 and Jagged Edge for the sold out London date, I caught upShow More Summary
Justin Bieber continued his ongoing Music Mondays series this week with the release of "Hold Tight." The slow jam follows the debuts of "Heartbreaker" and "All That Matters," and has the 19-year-old pop star singing about his overwhelming love. Show More Summary
Justin Bieber has released “All That Matters” as the latest part of his #MusicMondays series. Like “Heartbreaker,” this one is a slow jam, but it’s a bit more straightforward and less seductive. The mustachioed star posted an explanation of the song (not that it’s particularly abstract or liable to be misinterpreted), writing, “The song conveys... More »