Rock is cool: Miike Snow goes to Jamaica

Words by Martei Korley Swedish rockers Christian Karlsson and Pontus Winnberg were childhood friends and grew up playing in bands and working on various projects in studios throughout Gรถteborg (thatโ€™s Goth... Read More...
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Caribbean Roots: Malcolm X

Posted by Martei Korley May 19th marks the 85th birthday of Malcolm X or El-Haj Malik El-Shabazz. In years bygone that meant that all of the mom and pops stores on 125th Street in Harlem would close up sho... Read More...

Brown Sugar for Black History Month

Words by Martei Korley Do you remember Caron Wheeler? Waaaaaaayyyy before her luminous stint as one of the front women in Soul II Soul (the London sound system which evolved into the avant-pop of Brit So... Read More...

MK’s Daily Picture – Weekend Kicks

Photo: Martei Korley Subject: Time honored tradition Location: Kintyre - St. Andrew, JA What came first the chicken or the egg? We found these Bape and other sneakers draped in an oh-so-familiar fashion ... Read More...