To celebrate its one-year anniversary, Fishtown recording studio Boom Room has booked a monster of a show. Headlined by hip hop group Camp Lo, The W.E. featuring R&B singer Jaguar Wright, psych-jazz trio Grimace Federation and Kuf Knotz, the event will have an outdoor stage, an indoor dance party and an after party. Complementary food and beverages will be provided by Vitamin Water, Pabst Blue Ribbon and the Local 215 food truck so really, you have no excuse to not dance your feet off. Tickets are $30 and can be purchased here for the 21+ party, which kicks off at 1:00 p.m. Below, watch a promo video for Boom Room Studios.
Melody Gardot is releasing a new album, The Absence, on May 29th via Verve Records. It’s Gardot’s third album and was produced by guitarist and film composer Heitor Pereira. Below, watch the video for “Mira” and download the song. The song captures a tropical Brazilian musical vibe and the Grammy-nominated artist’s voice sounds as cool and sultry as ever.