Jon Tanners

A wayfaring stranger trying to make cool things before I die.

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Premiere: Javon Johnson – “?”

As with his harrowing, unusual life story, it feels best to let Houston rapper Javon Johnson set the stage for new single “?” in his own words:... Read more »

Premiere: Fine Print – “About You”

East London duo Fine Print’s first single “About You” combines just the right amounts of danceability and melancholy, enchanting music made for club-goers liable to... Read more »

5 On It: Melting Pots

5 On It is a feature that looks at five of the best under-the-radar rap findings from the past week, highlighting new or recently discovered... Read more »

Premiere: Midas Hutch – “100%”

Zapp’s “More Bounce To The Ounce” pulls me back to some apocryphal, cobbled together memory of summer each time I hear it. Bits of the... Read more »

Premiere: Merlyn Wood – “Fye”

My name is Merlyn Wood and I belong to the boy band Brockhampton Merlyn Wood’s debut record opens with the lines “Howdy hey, I go by the... Read more »

Stream the Premiere of Odd Couple’s Album “Chatterbox”

Split between instrumentals and collaborative tracks with vocals, Chicago producer Odd Couple’s new album Chatterbox recalls a sliver of what some of us might consider... Read more »

Stream the Premiere of Daye Jack’s New Album “Soul Glitch”

19-year-old Daye Jack is one of the most intriguing young artists to emerge in the last year, combining an unusual perspective (Daye was on track... Read more »

5 On It: Of Many Faces

5 On It is a feature that looks at five of the best under-the-radar rap findings from the past week, highlighting new or recently discovered... Read more »

Video Premiere: Deebs and Jarell Perry

The video for Toronto producer Deebs and L.A. singer Jarell Perry’s “Driving Blind” features an uncanny black, purple, and blue world created by animator Jason... Read more »

Premiere: Flash Giordani – “She Gone”

Baltimore’s Flash Giordiani wears his emotion on his sleeve, letting it guide his careening, melodic raps and outlandish metaphors. At its best, it leads to... Read more »

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