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Slacker's Artist of the Week

Brit Sensation Emeli Sandé is Artist of the Week

Emeli Sandé is a 25 year old British/Scottish artist that is poised to make a major impression in the US this year and is spotlighted as our new artist of the week. After dropping out of medical school in her 4th year, she went on to become one of the biggest artists in the UK. […]

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Blackberry Smoke

Five New Country Artists to Watch in 2013

Every year, the Nashville labels trot out one or two new artists apiece.  And the truth is, not many become even “B” list country stars. Most will see their single releases stall out in the mid-30’s on the country charts and after a few of those, the labels will bid them adieu and move on […]

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Trinidad James

Trinidad James is Slacker’s New Artist of The Week.

This week we would like to introduce you to Atlanta rapper Trinidad James- he is Slacker’s Artist Of The Week. I had the chance to interview Trinidad James at the Grammys this year, and it was there that I realized how truly eccentric and unique he is. Check it out:     Trinidad James is […]

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Oscars 2013 Best Original Song Slacker

Who Should Win the Oscar for Best in Original Song

So here we are.  Deep in the heart of awards season, with the Academy getting ready to pass out their golden statuettes this weekend. As Slacker’s (arguably) most pop-culture obsessed curator, I want to talk to you about this year’s Academy Award nominated songs (best original song), and who I think will (probably)(maybe)(most likely) win. […]

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Slacker's 50 Most Embarrassing Facebook Songs

The 50 Most Embarrassing Songs on Facebook Shows Online Personas are Virtually Naked

Until now, music fans could hide their deepest, darkest secrets. The power to manipulate your public persona with music preferences was actually something that could be done in years past.  Sure you were Indie Guy, Punk Rocker, Goth(lite) Cure Groupie, or raving Candy Kid to everyone who knew you. But, in private – in the […]

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Florida Georgia Line - Slacker's Artist of the Week

Artist of the Week’s Florida Georgia Line are Country’s New Stars

Slacker’s new Artist of the Week is Florida Georgia Line. The band is composed of two friends that met in college: Brian Kelley and Tyler Hubbard. Brian’s from Florida and Tyler’s from Georgia, hence the name. And when they meet in the middle, they make some of the biggest hits in Country music right now. […]

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