We’re coming to the end of February very soon but an end is also the beginning, and of what? Of March, duh! Anyway, ILOVEMAKONNEN will be releasing an album on Warner Bros. called Drink More Water 6 and yes, that’s a mixtape. March 18th is the release date and from it is the song “Sellin'”, which they want to do with this.

SOME STUFFS: Debut album from Ali Beletic out in June

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Rock with a slap from punk and a hint of pop: those are the words you can use to describe the music and talents of Ali Beletic or you don’t have to believe me at all. Listen to a song from her forthcoming debut album due on June 17th called Legends Of These Lands Left To Live, to be released by Lightning Records. Thet song was shared on NPR and now everyone can listen to “Stone Fox”. Will she be heading towards the metaphorical next level? She definitely has the potential, and this song is proof.

AUDIO: J. Rhodan featuring Sivion, Sojourn & Sareem Poems’ “Old You”

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J. Rhodan is a producer out of Philadelphia and you’ll be hearing a lot from him, as he is now signed to Illect Recordings. The first single between the two is called “Old You”, and it’s the first single from his new album out on Friday. Have a listen and get to know a bit more about him and his music, along with some special guests helping him out in this.

AUDIO: Tracy Bryant’s “The Gun”

Slinky and slanky may or may not be the right words to describe this new song by Tracy Bryant but that’s what I’m going to use to deal with it or say “hey, I want to listen to it and find out if he’s right.” If I’m wrong, that’s fine, for I got you to listen, didn’t I? Bryant has released “The Gun”, taken from his new album Subterranean (Burger) released last Friday.

SOME STUFFS: “Meeting Marie” is the new single by Portland’s Southerly

Released today is a new single by Portland group Southerly out on Self Group. “Meeting Marie” is the very orchestral song by the band lead by Krist Krueger while it is virtually backed with “Moon Sets The Sun”, a metaphorical way of making one song the sunrise (“Meeting Marie”), the other song the sunset. Both songs will be on their forthcoming album called Broadcast Live From So, So, So due out in the spring.

VIDEO: Marco Benevento’s “Dropkick”

The Story Of Fred Short (The Royal Potaty Family) is the forthcoming album from Marco Benevento due out on April 1st and he has just dropped a music video for it. Have a look at “Dropkick”. Along with the album are some shows coming up in support of the new effort, adjust your coordinates:

March 18… Boulder, CO (The Fox Theatre)
March 19… Denver, CO (Cervante’s Other Side)
March 20… Crested Butte, CO (Center For The Arts)
March 31… San Diego, CA (Winston’s)
April 1… Los Angeles, CA (The Bootleg)
April 2… San Francisco, CA (The Independent)
April 3… Santa Cruz, CA (Moe’s Alley)
April 5… San Francisco, CA (The Battery)
April 6… Arcata, CA (HumBrews)
April 7… Cottage Grove, OR (Axe & Fiddle)
April 8… Portland, OR (Wonder Ballroom)
April 9… Seattle, WA (Tractor Tavern)
April 14… Boston, MA (The Sinclair)
April 16… Brooklyn, NY (Music Hall of Williamsburg)

The album can be pre-ordered on compact disc from by clicking the cover below.