Category Archives: Music

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ILLUSIONS OF GRANDUER – And we’re back! (Music Update)

After a long MuthaF#@! in’ hiatus, I dusted off my ass and got to writing. The music geek is back. Back with the little news I can pilfer off the airwaves here and there for your informational pleasure. Now hoping … Continue reading

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ON MY HEADPHONES – Catching up with Bobby Smalls

So a while back we at Th3rd Culture gave you the heads up on an upcoming Nigerian Artist called “Bobby Smalls”. Since then he has gone on to do more work and is doing what he can to get his … Continue reading

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DECONTRUCTING ALFIE – Get To Know: Curren$y

Get To Know: Curren$y Curren$y Shante Anthony Franklin, better known as Curren$y, is a rising talent in Hip Hop whose name I’m yet to hear mentioned this side of the Atlantic; though I do expect to hear his name a … Continue reading

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ON MY HEADPHONES – Bobby Smalls is in the Building!

Us third Culture Kids are everywhere. The mainstream working world is full of Engineering graduates kicking ass in Banks, Doctors following their dreams of programming and well, as a Nigerian it’s no surprise to me that the music scene is … Continue reading

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ILLUSIONS OF GRANDEUR – #NuffSaid

The Music Geek is back from the hiatus away from the walls of the wonderful world of Th3rdculture; and back with a vengeance, I’m going to give you all a rundown on the good stuff I dug up (in-depth and … Continue reading

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DECONSTRUCTING ALFIE – Nappyheaded Pop vs Hipster R&B: Are You Ready For The Weeknd and Frank Ocean?

Two new projects are sparking a lot of discussion right now about the current state of R&B. The first is by The Weeknd, a mysterious singer (or group?) who has enjoyed a quick rise to critical-darling status since releasing the … Continue reading

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Illusions Of Grandeur – Meet Me At Orile

On some random day, when I was walking home, I heard a bus conductor screaming out “Orile! Orile!!” The conductor dey hold change o! Make sharp! And in my head, there was this hunger, this urge to just jump on … Continue reading

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On My Headphones – Tonii the songstress, this way comes!

Welcome to the new section “On My Headphones, where we get reviews, previews and new on music around the globe, so to get things going, let’s start with Nigeria. So, as the world turns, so does the mill that churns … Continue reading

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The Music Geek – Good Formula

I’m not one to stutter, so please pardon any typo’s you may have read in my last post. Now, with that aside, you’re in for a good one. The music industry’s made a stunning discovery. A brand new formula (so … Continue reading

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illusions of grandeur – Don’t Dull

I sat up one night wondering what I was going to put up in my next article. Normally, I’d have this epiphany and begin writing (or type), rant and ramble on about some topic I have deep and innate, “serious” … Continue reading

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