Posts Tagged ‘music’

Man of the Week: Nathaniel Rateliff
Aug 24, 2015
Man of the Week: Nathaniel Rateliff
Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats released their soulful, energizing, self-titled debut, and if you caught them performing S.O.B. on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon, you’ll understand why Mr. Rateliff is this week’s Man of the Week. A Missouri native, by way of Colorado, Rateliff got into music a little later than most, spending the early years of...
We Tried Apple Music So You Don't Have To
Jul 08, 2015
We Tried Apple Music So You Don’t Have To
It’s been a little more than a week since Apple Music went live, offering a 3 month free trial to anyone interested in trying it out. Now that I’ve had a few days to fiddle with the service, I’ve got to say that there are a lot of things here to be proud of, and...
Rob Milton's new album
Jun 19, 2015
Rob Milton Shares His Bad Habit With the World
Rob Milton has been a friend of the site for a long time, and over the years, we’ve watched him do what he does best, which is make damn good music. He’s adding to his discography with his first full length album, Rebirth, which is available today. Listen to a track from the new album...
We try Tidal HIFI so you don't have to
Apr 18, 2015
Tidal HIFI: We Try it So You Don’t Have To
Recently, Jay-Z and a bunch of well-known musicians unveiled Tidal, a new streaming music option created as a competitor to Spotify, Rdio, and Beats Music. Aside from being the only majority musician-owned service out there, Tidal offers two tiers of service – a standard stream for $10 per month, and a CD quality stream for $20 per month....
Hands on with the V-Moda M-100
Feb 13, 2015
Hands On With the V-Moda Crossfade M-100 Headphones
When I’m listening to music, sound quality is vital. I want to hear songs the way they were meant to be heard, clear, deep and vibrant. When you’re listening to music on your laptop or your phone, the built in speakers just aren’t going to cut it. I spent a long time looking for the perfect...
Hear Rob Milton's new song
Apr 04, 2014
Listen to Rob Milton’s New Song (and Pick Up His Jacket)
Our friend Rob Milton is getting out there and enjoying this great spring weather (before it snows again, at least). Like the jacket? It’s the AE Colorblock Anorak from American Eagle Outfitters, available to XXXL for $79.99. Take a listen to the song he dropped on Wednesday, “Let It Go”: Show us your style –...
Nakia talks Austin residency, style, and TV
Jan 27, 2014
Nakia on his Austin Residency, Big Guys in Pop Culture, & The Voice
You might remember Nakia from the first season of NBC’s The Voice. He was the big guy with the long hair, big beard and soulful voice who lit up the stage every time he was on it. We caught up with Nakia last week and discussed music, style, his recent residency at The Belmont in...
Take a look at Rob Milton's Electric Feel
Jan 21, 2014
New Music: Electric Feel, by Rob Milton
We’re constantly impressed with what Rob Milton is putting out there. Lucky for us, he’s releasing new music on a regular basis. When we spoke with him last September, he was just about to drop Subject to Change, a love letter to Brooklyn. Now he’s kicking off 2014 with a new album called Electric Feel. Here’s...
Rob Milton Talks New EP, Recording at Rubber Tracks
Sep 23, 2013
Rob Milton Talks New EP, Recording at Converse’s Brooklyn Studio
When Chubstr spoke with Rob Milton a few years ago, he was at the beginning of a path that’d take him from Virginia State University, to interning at MTV, to indulging his passion for music by releasing the EPs The Love Today, The Shine Tomorrow, and Developing. Milton is prepping to release his latest EP,...
Weekly Playlist: Jenny Lewis, MCR, and More
Jan 29, 2013
Tuesday Playlist: Tegan and Sara, Ben Howard, & Bjork
After a bit of a break, we’ve decided to bring back the Chubstr Tuesday Playlist. Listen to music from the likes of Frankie Rose, Northeast Party House, Jenny Lewis, and Bjork (as remixed by Death Grips). Click the play button below to start listening to the playlist, and get tons of past lists we’ve created...