Category Archives: Music

Anything music. News, songs, album reviews & previews, artist spotlights, criticisms, etc.

S.H.H.O. Time

If you haven’t seen the chalking, the tweets, the Facebook page/statuses/ events, etc…allow me to clue you in. The Student Hip-Hop Organization has arrived at the University of Virginia. The members include two of Switch’s very own, Chuck and yours … Continue reading

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Diz Music: Hiz Life

  Unfortunately, everyone does seem to think they are a rapper these days. So when one finally stumbles upon talent, the subject must be appreciated… Stumbling upon Yinka Diz, a UVA alumnus who currently resides in Washington DC, was in … Continue reading

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WEEZY’s BACK!! …and so ARE WE!

First and foremost, I would like to personally apologize for our hiatus this semester. BUT have no fear…. SWITCH. is back. And apparently, great things occur in twos (well in this case anyway) because guess who else is free of … Continue reading

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We Want Lasers – Petition to Atlantic Records

The title speaks for itself and there is very little to say. Like many other Lupe Fiasco fans I’m tired of waiting for the release of the LASERS project which has been on delay by Atlantic Records since January. And … Continue reading

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Sunday Afternoon Jazz: John Petrucelli

I know we don’t usually do a lot on the when it comes to jazz… but I had to introduce you guys to a new artist today. He goes by the name of John Petrucelli, and he’s a former … Continue reading

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Janelle Monáe – “ArchAndroid” Album Cover

Regular readers know that I love what Janelle Monáe is doing in the music game right now. She’s at the top of my list of current artists making waves with fresh and true style…this album cover is further tribute to … Continue reading

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(More) New Music: Wale – Pretty Girls (Remix) x I’m Ill

I guess this Wednesday is all about the music for me. Wale dropped a new song via his Twitter, as usual and yesterday another song was released. The featured tracks today are the “official” remix to “Pretty Girls” featuring Chris … Continue reading

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New Music: Rick Ross – Super High (feat. Ne-Yo)

I’m not a  fan of Rick Ross but he gets some of the best production around. Recently, he’s made a real niche for himself rapping over smooth beats exemplified on tracks like “Maybach Music” (Part 1 and 2) and “Magnificent … Continue reading

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