“Waterfront” – 53 Thieves

53 Thieves, an indie electronic act formed of 4 musicians spanning the globe, returns with a shimmery new single called “Waterfront.” The elusive act has remained mostly anonymous during their existence. Their album artwork, created by designer Sabrina Gevaerd, features hidden Easter Eggs revealing the Thieves’ identity and the meaning behind their songs. In regards to the metaphorical lyrics, 53 Thieves describes: “‘Waterfront’ is about feeling … Continue reading “Waterfront” – 53 Thieves

Emerging Producer 99Makaveli is Breaking Barriers in the Beat Scene

In a male dominated industry, there is nothing more refreshing than seeing a fresh new female producer break into the scene as fiercely as 99Makaveli has. Within a brief two month time span, the 21 year old Ontario based producer has amassed a large TikTok following, garnering hundreds of thousands of views. It only takes a quick dive into her content to see why- her … Continue reading Emerging Producer 99Makaveli is Breaking Barriers in the Beat Scene

VAGABOND DELUXE – jamvvis & DO, the outcast

The VAGABOND DELUXE project was formed by two Montreal based artists, jamvvis and DO, the outcast, bringing together various elements of R&B, Hip-Hop, and Lo-Fi. Pulling on themes from Japanese folklore and storytelling, the album’s five tracks dive in and out of various moods and tones. The track “SAKURA” brings a breezy, spring-like atmosphere with a soft, Japanese vocal sample, while “CASHEWS” is a much … Continue reading VAGABOND DELUXE – jamvvis & DO, the outcast

“red leather” – 53 Thieves

Having yet to meet in person, the act 53 thieves is a true testament to wonders of online collaboration, consisting of members that span the globe. U.K-based singer-songwriters Jess and Conor from Denton Thrift, New York-based producer Ronin, and Mississippi-based producer Pryces join talents to create the melodic and soulful sounds that have made 53 thieves a power house in the indie electronic community. Their … Continue reading “red leather” – 53 Thieves

Stop Asian Hate: Graphics, Information, and How to Help

HERE AT LUCID MONDAY WE HOPE TO SUPPORT THE AAPI COMMUNITY BY USING OUR PLATFORM TO SPREAD RELIABLE INFORMATION AND RESOURCES. OUR HEARTS GO OUT TO ALL THOSE AFFECTED. To save graphics on phone for use, click and hold on photo and press “Add to Photos” when prompted. Source: CSUSB REPORT Since the start of the coronavirus pandemic, there has been a dramatic increase in … Continue reading Stop Asian Hate: Graphics, Information, and How to Help

The Grammys Let Us Know It’s Just The Beginning For The Beat Scene

Whether it be about lack of representation, favoritism, or conflicts of interest, the Recording Academy’s Grammy Awards have received abundant criticism for their countless inadequacies, with nomination and performance boycotts from a whole host of artists including Frank Ocean, Drake, Kendrick Lamar, Childish Gambino, Kanye West, and, most recently, The Weeknd just to name a few. Although 2021’s Grammy Awards were certainly filled with controversy … Continue reading The Grammys Let Us Know It’s Just The Beginning For The Beat Scene

Rising Sugar-Pop Artist Asukal Goes Dark In Her New Single “Midnight”

With a name that directly translates to “sugar” from Tagalog, Asukal has gained considerable momentum in the electro-pop sphere for her cheeky, bubblegum bops. Although she is well know for her gorgeous, ethereal vocals, Asukal’s production on her tracks is what really brings her music to life, with experimental, stripped back beats that have a distinct candy-pop feel. Dusting off some of her normal sugar-sweet … Continue reading Rising Sugar-Pop Artist Asukal Goes Dark In Her New Single “Midnight”

Virtual Monday Set Lists

Otxhello Otxhello – ID2. Otxhello – Existence3. Otxhello- Sunrise4. Otxhello – ID5. Late Year- Sinking@@!6. OFF N ODD – Swoosh7. Otxhello – Journey 8. Otxhello-Depression9. Otxhello- ID10. Otxhello- ID // loaded flip11. Otxhello – Hold On 12. Losco – Hold Up 13. Otxhello x Dilip x Yugi Boi – Pistol 14. Rustie – Raptor15. Dre Skull – First Time (ft. Popcaan [Sinjin Hawke RMX]16. Sh?m – Unreciprocated Feelings (Ft. … Continue reading Virtual Monday Set Lists

What You Missed From Virtual Monday

Lucid Monday premiered their first-ever virtual event this past Monday, Jan. 18th, aptly titled Virtual Monday. With quarantine still in full swing almost 10 months after the start of the novel coronavirus, Lucid Monday brought legendary lighting artist Dennis Swan onto the team to create an event that would bring viewers the much-missed feeling of IRL shows in an truly unprecedented digital concert space flooded … Continue reading What You Missed From Virtual Monday