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Why is "Burn The House Down" so good?

Posted by Dude Manville on

  From the lyrics to the beat, “Burn the House Down” by AJR will keep you bouncing along. I promise you this song is so fundamentally awesome, and the message is pretty fun. The song even hit 61 on the Billboard charts. The again the Billboard charts can be a real joke. Honestly, this song did super impressively well all things considered. But why? I wish I could sum it up in one sentence for those of you that don’t care about everything else, but this time it’s more complicated than that.   Like I said, “Burn the House Down”...

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Why is Old Town Road Topping Charts?

Posted by Dude Manville on

 If you don’t actually care about any of the other information I’m going to share, the short answer is because Tik Tok made it into a meme.

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Interview with King Nicodemz

Posted by Dude Manville on

If you just want to dive right into the music, here it is. So I'm here with King Nicodemz. How are you? Doing pretty good man. How are you doing? I'm alright, it's been a rainy day. Rainy day yeah, haha. Yeah, I hear it was your birthday recently. March 14th right? Yes, it was man! Getting older, getting older! Cool, happy birthday, and you said you wanted a thousand streams as a gift? Yeah man, I mean my one birthday wish was just to get a thousand streams you know? I figure that could be the best birthday present ever. Just to...

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The Best Music-Themed Clothing Company.

Posted by Dude Manville on

Probably a bold claim, but I truly believe DJ Skate, is the world's greatest music-themed streetwear company.  DJ Skate was founded sometime in the summer of 2017, actually initially with the goal of bringing self-expression to the world of skateboarding. If you've ever looked at skateboards, they just have some company logo and that's it. With the exception of pro-model decks, which cost a lot. So they did just that, they created beautiful skateboard decks, and made them about as affordable as any other deck. The first design ever was the Vinyl Deck, only $36. So you're probably wondering why clothes?...

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The 3 Best Reasons to See Ayyootayy

Posted by Dude Manville on

 His most popular song I had the pleasure of going into VYBZ, a San Diego nightclub, for the R&B Night. There was a lot of fun throughout the night, dancing, music, funny host, getting accidentally elbowed in the ribs by that one guy who is blackout wasted ten minutes into the night. Standard club stuff!  Also, the show was really fun. So I wanted to outline three reasons to see Ayyootayy.     1: He'll have a drink with you This is huge for me! I've seen so many artists that are too good to let you buy them a drink...

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