Surprise Chef: Education & Recreation [Album Review]

Surprise ChefEducation & RecreationBig Crown Records [2022] In the music critic business, you would be surprised sometimes on how promoters create large reaching descriptors for artists just to grab a publication’s attention. Many times, they are not even close but sometimes just asking the band is the best source as Melbourne’s Surprise Chef describes their … Read more

Bobby Oroza: Get On The Otherside [Album Review]

Bobby OrozaGet On The OthersideBig Crown Records [2022] By now, we have heard many artist experiences on how they survived the pandemic when everything was shut down. It is one thing for a large venue and mass sales artist to halt their daily activities but I don’t think many people understand how the lack of … Read more

Bobby Oroza: Get On The Otherside (Moon Rock Metal Wax | 500 Copies)

Big Crown Records will have a Limited Edition BCR Exclusive Pressing available of Bobby Oroza’s new album, Get On The Otherside, on June 10th. The BCR Moon Rock Metal colored vinyl pressing comes with a press photo signed by Bobby. There will also be a Neon Orange Indie Retail pressing available for pre-order at all … Read more

Lady Wray: Piece Of Me (Pink & Purp Splash | BCR Store Exclusive)

Big Crown Records is proud to present Piece of Me, the sophomore full length offering from Lady Wray. The album will be released on January 28, 2022. This is something of a homecoming for Nicole. Where her 2016 solo debut Queen Alone leaned more towards Soul and R&B with tinges of hip-hop, this record changes … Read more

Bacao Rhythm & Steel Band: Expansions (Galactic Marble Wax | BCR Exclusive)

Bacao Rhythm & Steel Band, the mysterious steel pan outfit hailing from Hamburg, Germany have amassed a cult following around the globe. With a slew of classic 7”s and two critically acclaimed full length albums, they set a high bar for themselves, one they clearly intend on pushing even higher with this new offering. On … Read more

El Michels Affair: Yeti Season (Green Wax | Limited Box Set)

Fresh off of their 2020 offering Adult Themes, El Michels Affair is back with a new full-length release. Titled Yeti Season, this newest album has everything we’ve come to expect from EMA’s patented cinematic style of instrumental soul music.  The album is scheduled to release on 3/26/21 via Big Crown Records. Where Adult Themes inspired a soundtrack to an imaginary … Read more

Artists Of The Week: Discover, Support, Share

Ready for some new tunes?! Transmitting from Sydney is the exciting lo-fi fuzz of Daughter Bat And The Lip Stings, calling from London is the reggae R&B soul from Liam Bailey and lastly the return of Los Angeles’ Jack Name. When you get a chance make sure to: Discover, Support, Share! Daughter Bat And The … Read more