Welcome to The Rip

It’s here that we give a shout out to new artists’ work, explore inspiring stories that inform our approach to the creative process and share discoveries of emerging tech in the music industry so that we can stay on top of our game.


Tinsek Amygadala

I first found out about Tinsek from a friend when he showed me this video: I was struck by the [...]

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Vulfpeck – Funk Bros. 2.0

When I say that this rhythm section out of Michigan does a little bit of everything, I am not joking. [...]

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Sheila Govindarajan – Lady of the Lake

This is a little gem that comes from Los Angeles released, February 2016. Rarely do I hear artists pull off [...]

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inspiring stories

Tim Maia – “Crazy Bom”

In my last year of college, a friend gave me the album compiled by David [...]

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Random Access Memories – Genius Undercover

After a long day in the studio I flipped on the T.V. to unwind for [...]

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Heart – From Magic Man to The Stairway to Heaven

I must have heard “Magic Man” five-hundred times on Classic Rock radio, but then one [...]

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