Quasimoto: Planned Attack

New music and a look at the lives of music legends George Jones and Richie Havens

Stones Throw offered a glimpse at Quasimoto’s forthcoming album, Yessir Whatever with the release of “Planned Attack” on SoundCloud this week. While we’re looking forward to more hits like this from Madlib’s “helium-voiced alter ego,” we’re admittedly just as excited to pick up a physical copy, which will come with a “peel-off cover sticker revealing Quasimoto’s guts.” Out 18 June, the album is comprised of …

Blludd Relations: Even Steven

New music and a look at the lives of music legends George Jones and Richie Havens

Effortlessly catchy, “Even Steven” is from British producer Bullion and Jesse Hackett (of Owiny Sigoma Band fame), who together work under the moniker Blludd Relations. Pop on some headphones and take a stroll around the park on a sunny day with this one, the relaxed, funky tempo is sure to put a little swagger in your step. “Even Steven” is out now on Bullion’s new …

George Jones: He Stopped Loving Her Today

New music and a look at the lives of music legends George Jones and Richie Havens

Known as much for his love of cocaine and whiskey as his incredible ability to write and perform, country music legend George Jones passed away Friday at 81 years old. His discography includes a mountain of number one hits, many of them duets with one-time wife Tammy Wynette, and he will remain a paragon of the classic country sound. You can hear many of these …