2020 REVIEWS: JOHN ALONE – BABEL! (AKA JOHNNY SOCIAL’S COLLECTIVIST MANIFESTO)

The 108MICS staff share their thoughts on a crucial release in the current UK scene. Chris’ Review My relation with John Alone’s music began back in early 2019, almost immediately after his re-brand from Wiley Coyote and coinciding with the release of his single ‘Neverland’. Over the past year and a half, John has built … Continue reading 2020 REVIEWS: JOHN ALONE – BABEL! (AKA JOHNNY SOCIAL’S COLLECTIVIST MANIFESTO)

2020 SINGLE REVIEWS: KEVINHILFIGER – CHERRIES

kevinhilfiger makes his demands clear on the emphatic “cherries”. “You are under GoonnCity mind control, and you love it” recites a robotic voice at the top of kevinhilfiger’s recent single, a parcel of chaos entitled “cherries”. This soundbite is a literal reflection of “cherries” purpose – capture the audience by any means necessary. The song’s … Continue reading 2020 SINGLE REVIEWS: KEVINHILFIGER – CHERRIES

2020 REVIEWS: SYBYR – THE EFFECTS OF NINE TRILLION DEGREES

The 52nd project from DMV rapper, singer, producer, and artist Sybyr (real name: Chase Cauthen; formerly known as ‘Syringe’ and/or ‘MacXVII’) sees a variety of soundscapes and bouncy beats–mostly curated by Sybyr himself under the pseudonym ‘Landfill’–acting as a perfect backdrop for his frantic flows, growls, shrieks, screams, chants, and powerful melodies scattered throughout his … Continue reading 2020 REVIEWS: SYBYR – THE EFFECTS OF NINE TRILLION DEGREES