Author: Catherine Harris-White

  • L’Rain on Making ‘Not Jazz’ and Being in a ‘Dead Marriage’ with Music

    L’Rain on Making ‘Not Jazz’ and Being in a ‘Dead Marriage’ with Music

    Welcome back to our interview series, Incorrect Music, curated by guitarist, singer, and composer Lora-Faye Åshuvud (of the band Arthur Moon). In this series, we present intimate conversations with artists who are striving to push the boundaries of their process and craft. Join our weekly email newsletter to get more insights like this into how professional artists are making music, and […]

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  • The Cleansing: “Dirty Computer” Ushers in a New Era of Janelle Monáe

    The Cleansing: “Dirty Computer” Ushers in a New Era of Janelle Monáe

    In the era of Cardi B, Beyoncé, Lena Waithe, Laverne Cox, Tiffany Haddish, and many others, we bask in the glory of Black womxn. No longer are we afraid to show our thick thighs, curvy curls, and infectious attitudes. And why should we be? Black womxn have been told to sit down and shut up, […]

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  • Why We’re Still All About Bruno Mars and Cardi B’s “Finesse” Remix

    Why We’re Still All About Bruno Mars and Cardi B’s “Finesse” Remix

    + Soundfly helps curious musicians meet their goals with online courses like The Creative Power of Advanced Harmony and Pop Vocal Production. Whatever you want to learn, whenever you need to learn it. Subscribe for unlimited access. By now you’ve heard the shimmering 24-karat magic that is the remix to Bruno Mars’ “Finesse” featuring Cardi B. It’s playing everywhere, on […]

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RJD2: From Samples to Songs