Topic: musician

Folk-pop artist Okay Kaya explores personal trauma in her second studio album, “Watch This Liquid Pour Itself.”

Arts & Culture, Reviews

Okay Kaya bends genre to explore melancholic humor

February 13, 2020 0 comments

Okay Kaya’s second studio-length album is a cathartic recollection and release of intimate memory. “Watch This Liquid Pour Itself,” released Jan. 24, pushes Kaya’s genre-bending sound further than past experiments; here, she oscillates between moments of wistful, folkish R&B and bullish disco.

Samuel Proffitt’s new E.P., which draws from his study of Russian literature and a lifelong obsession with Russian culture, will be released Oct. 10.

Arts & Culture

Grad student to release haunting E.P.

September 29, 2016 0 comments

The haunting electronic melodies of Samuel Driver GS — known by his stage name Samuel Proffitt — began with tragedy.