Tag Archive | free download

Free download: Dijon Talton, ‘Wild Out’

If you ever watched the first season of the musical television show Glee, you may recognize Dijon Talton from his role as glee club member Matt Rutherford. From the looks of it, Talton has managed to keep himself nice and busy since his time on the show by working on two movies (indie drama I […]

Download this: 10 Covers to Have in Your Music Collection

I was listening to Luther Vandross’s cover/medley of “Superstar” and “Until You Come Back to Me (That’s What I’m Gonna Do)” and it got me thinking about how the quality of cover songs has gotten off track since the YouTube era began. Ideally a good cover holds its own as a piece. In other words, […]

Listen and download free: Oddisee, Haim, Azealia Banks, Childish Gambino

At Collaboreight, we love free things. While I definitely don’t mind paying for good music, not paying for good music is icing on the cake. I have some songs, an EP, and two mixtapes waiting for you on the other side.

Listen: Frank Ocean, ‘Sweet Life’

“Sweet Life” by Frank Ocean Genre: R&B “Sweet Life” sounds like: a Bobby Caldwell or George Benson instrumental put over a hip-hop beat with smooth (but not cheesy) Stevie Wonder-like R&B vocals Worth checking out: the entirety of Ocean’s mixtape, nostalgia, ULTRA. (free download) The ideal setting to play “Sweet Life”: Blasting from your portable iPod […]

10 Songs to Kick Up Your Summer

I’ve taken the liberty of putting together a little playlist to give all of you something other than “Call Me Maybe” to listen to. Exciting, yes? This is a small collection of songs that put me in that feel-good summer mood. I tried to give a mix of new and old, and genres span from […]

Listen: Raquel Rodriguez, ‘Midnight Whispers’

“Midnight Whispers” by Raquel Rodriguez Genre: R&B/soul Sounds like: Equal parts Amy Winehouse and Adele, minus a British accent Worth checking out: Stronger Than Me (Amy Winehouse cover); Wildfire (SBTRKT cover) [Download “Wildfire” for free] The ideal setting to play “Midnight Whispers”: If you could get someone to stand around with an iPod and iPod speakers, during the […]

Listen: Mausi, ‘sol.’

Mausi – sol. Genre: Dance-pop Sounds like: Alphabeat if their synthesizer broke Worth checking out: Mausi – sol. (Lightwaves Remix) The ideal setting to play “sol.”: A beautiful sunny day in your car with your sunglasses on, windows down, and volume cranked all the way up. Whether you’re actually driving or just sitting with the […]